Meshrano Jirga summons security officials as insecurity tigh
KABUL: Following reports regarding surge in insurgency, Meshrano Jirga on Sunday decided to summon senior security officials next week. The senators expressed their concerns over increasing inse.... READ MORE
Govt assures public of corruption-free AGO
KABUL: President Ashraf Ghaniâ€™s legal advisor on Sunday said the government would not tolerate corruption in the Attorney General Office (AGO) or any other judicial organization as justice and .... READ MORE
Afghan, Indian officials sign MoU for 5 uplift projects
KABUL: The ministries of Economy; Energy and Water; and Rural Rehabilitation and Development signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Indian Embassy in Kabul for implementing five new proj.... READ MORE
Militant group in Badakhshan gives up fighting
KABUL: A group of nine militants laid arms and jioned the peace process of Afghanistan in northeastern Badakhshan province. The group, led by Nasir Ahmad, handed over their weapons to police, sai.... READ MORE
Protests staged against rampant corruption in Paktia
GARDIZ: After that a gathering against corruption turned violent in Paktia province the other day, hundreds of people staged a protest against local officials on Saturday. The protestors demanded.... READ MORE
Abducted deminers released in Logar
KABUL: Militants released eight deminers unharmed in Logar province a day after their abduction, on Saturday. The provincial police chief, Abdul Hakim Ishaqzai, said that the armed militants the .... READ MORE
Cabinet announcement likely on Monday: Ibrahimi
KABUL: Speaker of the Wolesi Jirga on Saturday said the president has assured him of announcing the cabinet on Monday. Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi said that during a meeting with President Muhammad Ashra.... READ MORE
Police officer killed in Sar-e-Pul
KABUL: The Taliban militants killed a district police chief in northern Sar-e-Pul province in an armed ambush. Hakim Bik, police chief for Sancharak district of Sar-e-Pul province was shot dead b.... READ MORE
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Football coach Kargar stabbed
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Scotland suffered a crushing eight wicket defeat against Afghanistan i Read More...
Afghan squad leaves for UAE fo
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Salman Khan is not in the pink of health these days. The Dabangg Khan Read More...
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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...