Kabulis applaud cabinet announcement
KABUL: The national unity government finally announced cabinet nominees for 25 ministries, the nominee for the National Directorate of Security and also named a director for Da Afghanistan Bank. .... READ MORE
MPs pledge support to Afghan security forces
KABUL: Members of the Wolesi Jirga (WJ) unanimously supported the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) through a resolution and wearing security forcesâ€™ uniform, as symbol of solidarity....... READ MORE
President Ghani leaves for UAE
KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani leading a high-level delegation on Monday left for a two-day visit to Abu Dhabi, the capital city of the United Arab Emirates (UAE)........ READ MORE
Air pollution termed â€˜silent killerâ€™
KABUL: The National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) on Monday expressed concerns over increase in air pollution in Kabul and other major cities. The agency said that over 3,000 people die .... READ MORE
Electronic ID cards await cabinet approval
KABUL: The relevant authorities have expressed concerns over delay in distribution of the electronic national ID cards (e-NIDCs) as the computerized identification cards still await approval of t.... READ MORE
Govt unveils cabinet after protracted delay
KABUL: Finally, the National Unity Government (NUG) on Monday left blanket from the new cabinet that include nominees for 25 ministries including three women. The cabinet picks would require vote.... READ MORE
Editorial: Insecurity and the closure of schools in Helmand
Education, a weapon being used for changing the world, is unfortunately under militant attack. Why they have taken their aim at our nascent but developing education? Because it is something they .... READ MORE
Govt sends ministerial nomineesâ€™ list to Wolesi Jirga
KABUL: President Muhammad Ashraf Ghaniâ€™s legal advisor said the government would send list of the cabinet picks to the Wolesi Jirga (WJ) on Monday (today) to end the months long waiting....... READ MORE
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Football coach Kargar stabbed
KABUL: The national football teamâ€™s coach Mohammad Yousef Kargar has Read More...
World Cup warm-up: Scotland sw
Scotland suffered a crushing eight wicket defeat against Afghanistan i Read More...
Afghan squad leaves for UAE fo
KABUL: The national cricket team left Kabul for the United Arab Emirat Read More...
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Is Salman Khan suffering from
Salman Khan is not in the pink of health these days. The Dabangg Khan Read More...
Revival of Attan: Afghanistanâ
Banned under the Taliban, the centuries-old Afghan dance known as the Read More...
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The three Khans of Bollywood shared a podium last night, which was not Read More...
Curiosity Mars rover \'solves mountain riddle\'
Scientists working on Nasa's Curiosity rover think they can now explain why there is a huge mountain at the robot's landing site in Mars's Gale Crater. They believe it is the remains of sediments laid down in successive lakes that filled the deep bowl,....
Security deals with US, NATO sans Pak cooperation are useless
KABUL: The approval of security accords with US and NATO by overwhelming majority of lawmakers is considered to be a fruitful step aimed at development of Afghanistan. President Ashraf Ghani also welcomed the approval of BSA with US.......
Iran and blame the victim game
Tehran is continuously interfering in Afghanistan and pressurizing Kabul under one pretext or the other. Iran’s meddling into our internal affairs while giving it name of concern as Tehran did it recently when its ambassa...