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Cholera outbreak claims 20 lives in Helmand

AT Kabul: Three new health centers have been inaugurated in Baghran district of Helmand province. According to the reports twenty children have died from cholera disease in the Baghran district of southern Helmand province, on Monday. Health officials of Helmand told Bakhtar news agency that over 120 people in Baghran …

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Three NDS force killed in Parwan bombing

AT News KABUL: A magnetic bomb blast killed at least three members of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) and wounded three others in the central province of Parwan. Provincial Police, Abdul Rauf Urozgani said that the incident occurred on Tuesday afternoon in Hofian avenue of Charikar, the capital of …

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Provincial Council member wounded in Badakhshan bombing

AT News KABUL: Munira Alimyar, a female member of the provincial council for Badakhshan in the northeast was among six people injured in a Saturday bomb blast. The incident took place Saturday in the provincial capital of Faizabad. Separately, source in the eastern province of Laghman said that four civilians …

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MP Fatima Aziz Dies at 47

Former President Hamid Karzai saddened by her demise AT News KABUL: A female lawmaker representing Kunduz province, Fatima Aziz passed away due to an illness, the head of the parliament’s secretariat Abdul Qadir Zazai said on Friday. She was 47 and was suffering from cancer for almost a year. According …

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Unknown Gunmen Shoot Civilian dead in Ghazni

AT News KABUL: Unknown armed men have shot and killed a mobile phone repairing engineer in southern Ghazni province, officials said on Wednesday. Ghazni Governor Spokesman, Wahidullah Jumazada confirmed the incident, saying the shooters had managed to escape the area. Investigations have started on the incident, the culprits would be …

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Govt. Inattentiveness Irked People in Ghor

AT News CHAGHCHARAN: Families and survivors of the army and police servicemen of Ghor province blamed the government for being careless about their conditions as they are scrambling with bad economic order. They gathered in front of the governor office in a protest, asking the government to immediately help them. …

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Iranian Backed 22-Group, Destabilizing Security Situation in Heart: Officials

AT News KABUL: A delegation of the lower house of the parliament, who went to western Herat province, said that there are 22 groups who receive money from Iran, the neighboring country, is destabilizing the security situation there. They were appointed to investigate the security situation in the province after …

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Taliban’s Fail Attack in Kandahar

698 Taliban fighters have been killed in air and ground operations in last one month in province AT News KABUL: The Taliban insurgents have been thought to take over the control of Kandahar province, a strategic and the birthplace of the Taliban group. It has been over one week that …

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Youth armed in Kunduz against Taliban

AT News KABUL: Hundreds of young people in the northern province of Kunduz have taken arms to defend their villages against Taliban attacks. Three hundred men have newly started defensive operations against Taliban in the Imam Saheb district, claiming that they are tired of the militants’ activities there. Abdul Khaleq, …

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NSA met Chinese Special Envoy to Afghanistan

By M. Parwiz Arian KABUL- National Security Advisor of the country, Hamdullah Mohib met Chinese special envoy for Afghanistan, Liu Jian, in Kabul, his office said in a short statement on Thursday.  The two sides in the meeting discussed among the other issues cooperation on peace and security in Afghanistan. …

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