Editor in Chief: Dr. Hussain Yasa Monday, September 22nd, 2014

Is There One Way To Salvation?

Is There One Way To Salvation?

September 22, 2014 | Hujjatullah Zia | Opinion

John Hick is an English philosopher of religion – who in his early years embraced a more evangelical form of Christian belief – one that was firmly committed to the idea that Christianity ...Read more

Agreement between the Presidential Candidates

September 22, 2014 | Editorials

After much drama and controversies, at last both the presidential candidates, Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah signed a deal on Sunday ...Read more

Afghan Woman – Like a Bird with Broken Wings

September 21, 2014 | Editorials

Violence and violation of rights weighs heavily on women. As long as women are deemed inferior and looked down upon, human rights will lack substance. As long as outmoded ways of thinking ...Read more

Ruthless Violence against Afghan Women

September 18, 2014 | Editorials

It is one of the basic rights of human beings to have a secure environment to live in, wherein their lives are not endangered. The government in general and the law and order ...Read more

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EU Observers Allege Large-Scale Fraud

EU  Observers Allege  Large-Scale Fraud

September 23, 2014 | National

KABUL - The European Union Election Assessment Team (EU EAT) on Monday took note of the Independent Election Commission’s failure to give precise final tallies of the ...Read More

Candidates Sign National Unity Govt. Agreement

Candidates Sign National Unity Govt. Agreement

September 22, 2014 | National

KABUL - After a prolonged electoral stalemate, presidential candidates Abdullah Abdullah and Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai finally signed the National Unity Government agreement at the ...Read More

IEC Announces Ghani as President

IEC Announces Ghani as President

September 22, 2014 | National

KABUL - At a press conference on Sunday evening, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced the election "outcomes," declaring Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai as the new ...Read More

Candidates Reach Agreement on National Unity Deal

Candidates Reach Agreement on National Unity Deal

September 21, 2014 | National

KABUL - Presidential candidates Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Abdullah Abdullah have agreed to the final terms of their national unity deal and are expected to sign it into the records ...Read More

“No Losers, Only Partners” with Unity Govt: UN Envoy

“No Losers, Only Partners”  with Unity Govt: UN Envoy

September 21, 2014 | National

UNITED NATIONS - There is “no better way forward” other than a unity government in Afghanistan, UN envoy Jan Kubis told the UN Security Council on ...Read More

International »

Obama Faces Questions on Prospect of Expanded War

Obama Faces Questions on  Prospect of Expanded War

September 21, 2014 | International

WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama's military campaign against Islamic State group extremists has already crept beyond the narrow parameters he first outlined three ...Read More

UN Nuclear Watchdog Head Ups Pressure on Iran

UN Nuclear Watchdog  Head Ups Pressure on Iran

September 16, 2014 | International

VIENNA - The head of the UN atomic watchdog hit out Monday at Iran's lack of cooperation in a probe into its nuclear programme, three weeks after Tehran missed a deadline to provide ...Read More

Some Nations Offer Ground Troops to Fight Islamic State: Kerry

Some Nations Offer  Ground Troops to Fight  Islamic State: Kerry

September 15, 2014 | International

WASHINGTON - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry said he was "extremely encouraged" by pledges of military assistance against Islamic State militants by countries inside ...Read More

Kerry in Cairo for Talks to Build Up Anti-IS Coalition

Kerry in Cairo for Talks to Build Up  Anti-IS Coalition

September 14, 2014 | International

CAIRO - U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry has arrived in the Egyptian capital of Cairo on Saturday for a visit in a bid to build up a coalition to counter and defeat the Islamic State ...Read More

Ukraine Crisis Provoked By West to Resuscitate NATO: Putin

Ukraine Crisis Provoked By  West to Resuscitate NATO: Putin

September 11, 2014 | International

MOSCOW - Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday blamed Western countries for provoking the Ukraine crisis, which is used to resuscitate ...Read More

Editorials »

Agreement between the Presidential Candidates

September 22, 2014 | Editorials

After much drama and controversies, at last both the presidential candidates, Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah signed a deal on Sunday ...Read More

Afghan Woman – Like a Bird with Broken Wings

September 21, 2014 | Editorials

Violence and violation of rights weighs heavily on women. As long as women are deemed inferior and looked down upon, human rights will lack substance. As long as outmoded ways of thinking ...Read More

Ruthless Violence against Afghan Women

September 18, 2014 | Editorials

It is one of the basic rights of human beings to have a secure environment to live in, wherein their lives are not endangered. The government in general and the law and order ...Read More

Good News for Afghan Air Force

September 17, 2014 | Editorials

According to media reports, NATO powers have agreed to equip the National Air Force with more planes so that this section of military should be able to perform independently and the ...Read More

Prisons Must Transform Criminals

September 16, 2014 | Editorials

The law and order system in every country is meant to serve justice to its people. It is meant to stop crimes, decrease and discourage them. If the system is not able to do so, it can be ...Read More

Article/opinion »

Is There One Way To Salvation?

Is There One Way To Salvation?

September 22, 2014 | Hujjatullah Zia | opinion

John Hick is an English philosopher of religion – who in his early years embraced a more evangelical form of Christian belief – one that was firmly committed to the idea that Christianity ...Read More

Old Age and Wisdom

Old Age and Wisdom

September 22, 2014 | Muhammad Rasool Shah | opinion

Everything seems to be dark and disappointing. It is mainly because of the poor health when every organ starts malfunctioning and thus a feeling of weariness intimidates the feelings of a ...Read More

Limited to the Surface

Limited to the Surface

September 21, 2014 | Muhammad Rasool Shah | opinion

This interesting conversation happened many years ago. After the democracy was established and country became stable, a person opened a school. He had left his established school in Pakistan ...Read More

Talking of the National Unity

Talking of the National Unity

September 18, 2014 | Muhammad Rasool Shah | opinion

A person got a contract in a city in north where he had to work with the persons of the same tribe. His contract was to construct a big building for government and it was a coincidence ...Read More

Laughter – A Cheap Medicine

Laughter – A Cheap Medicine

September 18, 2014 | Hujjatullah Zia | opinion

Do you feel any different after hearing a real belly laugh? If it even gets a smile out of you – that’s a good thing. Just enough to turn your mood from sour to ...Read More