Editor in Chief: Dr. Hussain Yasa Tuesday, January 27th, 2015

The Poors’ Sufferings Increase in Cold Winter

January 27, 2015 | Editorials

The poor suffer the bitter cold without a beam of hope from the government. The homeless beggars search every nook and cranny for a safe haven to survive the excruciatingly cold ...Read more

60 Years of Sino-Afghan Relations

January 26, 2015 | Editorials

After the withdrawal of US and NATO from Afghanistan, one of the countries that can play the most important supportive role is People’ Republic of China. China, being the strongest ...Read more

The Incident of Yousuf Kargar must not be Forgotten

January 25, 2015 | Editorials

The head coach of national football team, Yousuf Kargar is still in India for his medical treatment. He was stabbed near his house more than two weeks ago. The criminals had intention of ...Read more

National »

The Taxation System is to Digitalized: Zaki

The Taxation System is  to Digitalized: Zaki

January 27, 2015 | National

KABUL - Faizullah Zaki, the nominated minister for Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation opened his syllabus on Monday 26 ...Read More

US, India Renew Support for Afghan Peace Drive

US, India Renew Support  for Afghan Peace Drive

January 27, 2015 | National

NEW DELHI - US President Barack Obama and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi have reiterated their strong commitment to supporting Afghanistan’s economy and peace ...Read More

Basir Plans to Convert Afghanistan into Transit Hub

Basir Plans to  Convert Afghanistan  into Transit Hub

January 27, 2015 | National

KABUL - The public works minister-designate on Monday pledged to work out plans for infrastructure development and spreading a network of ...Read More

Steps Needed to End Mafia Chokehold on Economy: Rahimi

Steps Needed to End Mafia Chokehold on Economy: Rahimi

January 26, 2015 | National

KABUL - The industry and commerce minister-designate on Sunday suggested the country’s economy would continue to suffer badly in the absence of an effective strategy to end the ...Read More

Dual Citizenship Cancellation of 3 Ministers-Designate Confirmed: MoFA

Dual Citizenship Cancellation of 3 Ministers-Designate Confirmed: MoFA

January 25, 2015 | National

KABUL - Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) states that documents confirming the cancellation of dual citizenship of three National Unity Government nominees is ...Read More

MoTT is to make Opportunity for Youth and Woman: Karimi

MoTT is to make  Opportunity for Youth  and Woman: Karimi

January 25, 2015 | National

KABUL - Borna Karimi, the nominated minister for the Ministry of Telecommunication and Technology (MOTT) in an exclusive interview with Markazi Press on Saturday said that Afghanistan ...Read More

Terror Safe Havens in Pakistan Unacceptable: Obama

Terror Safe Havens in Pakistan Unacceptable: Obama

January 25, 2015 | National

KABUL - Ahead of his much-hyped state visit to India, US President has said insurgent sanctuaries in Pakistan, America's ally in the war on terror, were ...Read More

International »

Obama, New Saudi King to Discuss Yemen, IS: White House

Obama, New Saudi  King to Discuss Yemen,  IS: White House

January 27, 2015 | International

NEW DELHI - U.S. President Barack Obama and new Saudi Arabia King Salman are expected to discuss shared concerns about the turmoil in Yemen and the fight against Islamic State militants ...Read More

King Abdullah Dies Aged 90

King Abdullah Dies Aged 90

January 24, 2015 | International

RIYADH - Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz died on Friday after devoting his life to leading his oil-rich kingdom toward prospecrity, and his half-brother -- former Crown Prince Salman ...Read More

Russian FM Blasts U.S. Attempt to Dominate World

Russian FM Blasts U.S.  Attempt to Dominate World

January 22, 2015 | International

MOSCOW - Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov on Wednesday blasted the United States for its attempt to dominate the world as well as its confrontational ...Read More

OIC Session Urges United Stance to Resolve Problems of Islamic World

OIC Session Urges United Stance to  Resolve Problems of Islamic World

January 21, 2015 | International

ISTANBUL - The statements accusing all Muslims after the Paris attacks is neither acceptable, nor contributing to the counter-terrorism efforts, said the representatives of Muslim ...Read More

Time Not Right to Ease Russia Sanctions: EU

Time Not Right to Ease Russia Sanctions: EU

January 20, 2015 | International

BRUSSELS - European Union foreign ministers said on Monday there were no grounds to lift economic sanctions against Russia despite conciliatory proposals from the EU's foreign policy ...Read More

Israeli ‘Provocations’ Radicalizing Muslim World: Davutoglu

Israeli ‘Provocations’ Radicalizing  Muslim World: Davutoglu

January 18, 2015 | International

ISTANBUL - Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu accused his Israeli counterpart Benjamin Netanyahu on Friday of terrorism and said Israeli "provocations" such as the bombardment of ...Read More

Editorials »

The Poors’ Sufferings Increase in Cold Winter

January 27, 2015 | Editorials

The poor suffer the bitter cold without a beam of hope from the government. The homeless beggars search every nook and cranny for a safe haven to survive the excruciatingly cold ...Read More

60 Years of Sino-Afghan Relations

January 26, 2015 | Editorials

After the withdrawal of US and NATO from Afghanistan, one of the countries that can play the most important supportive role is People’ Republic of China. China, being the strongest ...Read More

The Incident of Yousuf Kargar must not be Forgotten

January 25, 2015 | Editorials

The head coach of national football team, Yousuf Kargar is still in India for his medical treatment. He was stabbed near his house more than two weeks ago. The criminals had intention of ...Read More

Death of Saudi King Abdullah

January 24, 2015 | Editorials

Saudi state television revealed early Friday morning that Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdul Aziz had passed away. He was 90 years old and was hospitalized for the treatment of ...Read More

Afghanistan, Iran Reaffirm Resolve to Strengthen Mutual Ties

January 22, 2015 | Editorials

Afghanistan and Iran enjoy cordial, historic, cultural, ethno-lingual and neighborly ties. Both the countries share common strategic, historical, cultural and economic reasons to have ...22Read More

The Ball is in WJ Court

January 21, 2015 | Editorials

The long-awaited and desperately needed cabinet has been announced by the Unity Government which is a pleasing indication for all the masses of the country. As has been repeatedly ...Read More

Political Will needed for the Prosperity of Afghanistan

January 20, 2015 | Editorials

On the outset of 2015, the increasing insurgencies around the globe, and fanatic approaches towards the domestic issues in the Islamic countries and international subjects serve as great ...Read More

Article/opinion »

Security Challenges Ahead of National Unity Government

Security Challenges Ahead of National Unity Government

January 27, 2015 | Asmatyari | opinion

Everyday our beloved country bleeds with blood of innocents either civilians or security officials while serving their motherland. The insurgents are exerting their might to let unity ...Read More

The Kite Runner: The Narrator to History and the Memory of War

The Kite Runner: The Narrator to History and the Memory of War

January 27, 2015 | Asad Kosha | opinion

Having won critique acclaim, best seller and to Isabel Allende "unforgettable" Khalid Hosseini's The Kite Runner, a tragic novel of man's lived life, who for the very ...Read More

The Horrible Corruption And Future Strategies

The Horrible Corruption  And Future Strategies

January 26, 2015 | Muhammad Rasool Shah | opinion

According to the independent media sources and government statistics, more than 1.4 trillion dollars have been spent in Afghanistan by US and its allies since the ouster of Taliban in ...Read More

Freedom – The Citizens’ Basic Rights

Freedom – The Citizens’ Basic Rights

January 26, 2015 | Hujjat Zia | opinion

Man is born free and can enjoy this right as an integral element of a dignified life. In order to enjoy freedom, a person should be free from inhibitions of the social structure in ...Read More

Freedom of Expression should not be Misused

Freedom of Expression  should not be Misused

January 25, 2015 | Asmatyari | opinion

Tens of thousands of people rallied in different towns and cities of Pakistan on Friday as the seething anger fuelled by the publication of blasphemous cartoons by French ...Read More

Can Religion Cover all Aspects of Modern Life?

Can Religion Cover all Aspects of Modern Life?

January 25, 2015 | Hujjatullah Zia | opinion

An official interpretation of religion is in a chaotic state in our society. There are two major reasons behind this fact; claiming that religion can cover all aspects of social, cultural ...Read More

Emergence of ISIS in Afghanistan is a Fear Propaganda!

Emergence of ISIS in Afghanistan  is a Fear Propaganda!

January 24, 2015 | Muhammad Rasool Shah | opinion

The increasing news of the emergence of ISIS in Afghanistan is adding to the concern of many. In some of the provinces, like Helmand, Badakhshan, Kapisa and some others, some criminal acts ...Read More