Editor in Chief: Dr. Hussain Yasa Tuesday, February 21st, 2017

World Day for Social Justice

February 21, 2017

February 20 was celebrated as World Day of Social Justice. The theme of the day was: “Preventing conflict and sustaining peace through decent work”. The day emphasized...

Serious Concerns in Afghanistan

February 20, 2017

The opinions of the people and intellectuals towards the socio-political scenario in Afghanistan appear to be divergent and there are not clear certainties in this regard. There are...

No Clarity about Parliamentary Elections

February 19, 2017

One of the most important elements of a democratic system is elections. Timely and regular elections ensure smooth functioning of a democratic system. However, if the elections are...

Inevitability of Society and State

February 18, 2017

Since the earliest times, man is known to have lived in society. Even when he was not so civilized, he lived in the company of his fellow beings whether his society started...

Working for Self-Reliance

February 16, 2017

The concept of self-reliance is not new. It has consistently adorned official declarations and political statements to the morbid point of becoming a cliché. In theory...

Ex-Governor of Bamyan Wins N-Peace Award

February 15, 2017

Though everyday there are different news items related to insecurity and problems in Afghanistan, every now and then there are certain pieces of news that are encouraging and...

A Political System Requires Accountability

February 13, 2017

Accountability is a key requirement of good governance. Not only governmental institutions but also the private sector and civil society organizations must be accountable to the public...

Indicators of our Living Standards

February 12, 2017

Towns and cities all over Afghanistan have many dissimilarities in the standards of living and quality of life. These dissimilarities can be associated to many...

Legitimacy is Ensured through Justice

February 11, 2017

There is a direct link between justice and legitimacy. Even if a country does not have many resources, it can survive if there is justice prevailing in it. People can go through difficult...

A Society is Orphan without Intelligentsia

February 09, 2017

A society that fails to understand its problems and find out proper solution to them is a lost society. Such a society remains confused and, therefore, saunters aimlessly in the dark corridors...

Afghan Civilians Defenseless Against Insecurity

February 08, 2017

The series of tragedies and misfortunes does not seem to end for Afghanistan. Insecurity, which has been the main culprit in invigorating the miseries, has not even decreased in...

Cold Weather and Insecurity Haunt Afghanistan

February 07, 2017

It is really unfortunate to see that Afghanistan has been suffering from both the wrath of cold weather and increasing insecurity. And, mostly civilians and poor people of Afghanistan...

Muslims Bleeding in Myanmar

February 05, 2017

The flagrant and large-scale violation of human rights around the globe outrages the public conscience. The individuals’ fundamental rights, i.e. the rights to life, liberty and...

Youths can Guarantee Healthy Transition

February 04, 2017

For the last few decades Afghanistan has been going through a very difficult time. The country has been largely influenced by insecurity, and the incapacity of the leaders to guide...

Punishment Should Have a Corrective Approach

February 02, 2017

Crime is an evil against society for which the man is punished by the laws. It is generally believed that good and evil lie embedded together in human nature and it has...

Unrestrained Violence against Women

February 01, 2017

It is really tragic to note that there has not been any stoppage to the incidents of violence against women in Afghanistan and every now and then we come across different news items that...

Anti-Corruption Strategy Must Target the Powerful

January 31, 2017

Corruption has been one of the most dominating issues in Afghanistan since the formation of so-called democratic government after the downfall of Taliban. One of the major reasons...

Astana Talks – Grist for the Mill

January 30, 2017

It is feared that the Syrian peace talks will come to a stalemate and civilian casualties will continue. It is estimated that more than 310,000 people have been killed in Syria since...

Using Science in Health Sector

January 29, 2017

Today human beings are relishing the ambrosial taste of the modern scientific, technology and scientific applications. Science and technologies are the part of all we have today...

Severe Weather Getting Disastrous

January 28, 2017

It is not only terrorism that has influenced the people of Afghanistan; there are many other issues as well that have largely disturbed the people, and will keep on doing so unless...

Illegal Extraction of Mineral Resources Continue

January 26, 2017

As the issue of insecurity is getting serious within different parts of the country; it is generating many other problems as well. It is actually challenging the writ of...

Our Educational Needs Have Increased

January 25, 2017

Education is considered a social instrument through which man can pursue his destiny and determine his future. An unenlightened mind is nothing but a sorry lamp to light...

Zohra Wins Freemuse Award 2017

January 24, 2017

Afghanistan’s women orchestra – Zohra; also the first and the only female orchestra in Afghanistan has been entitled with the famous Freemuse Award 2017. Freemuse – the world...

A State Should Perform its Functions

January 23, 2017

While living in a state, the people expect and expect rightly that they should be provided their basic requirements of life by the state and the government. In the modern concept of...

Hunger is one of the Basic Problems

January 22, 2017

Someone had rightly said that food is more than a trade commodity; it is an essential to life. Therefore, it is important to protect nations and people from hunger in the world...

Joblessness Fuels Terrorism

January 21, 2017

Afghanistan is going through a crucial juncture of its history wherein in needs to be resilient enough to survive and then start its journey towards a prosperous future. However...

Government Lacks Commitment to Solve Basic Issues

January 19, 2017

As Afghan government has not been able to deliver well, the concerns of the people and their skepticism about the future of the country seem to be on the rise. They have lost...

Misuse of Archaeological Sites

January 18, 2017

The archaeological sites within a country are basically the traditional wealth of a country and belong to the whole nation. These sites should be guarded properly and should be...

The Rocky Road of Peace Process

January 17, 2017

Terrorism, which increases the anguish and sufferings of individuals, is a relentless plight and blackmails the entire globe. Afghanistan bears the brunt of it and sustains heavy...

A Silver Lining in Syria

January 16, 2017

The Syria’s war is a great tragedy of modern world and a highly negative milestone in the history of human society. The humanitarian law was widely violated by militant fighters...

Concerns Regarding Human Rights

January 15, 2017

The situation of human rights in Afghanistan has always worried the sensitive individuals, the human rights organizations, civil society, media and the international community...

“Erosion in Afghanistan Reconstruction”

January 14, 2017

The war against terrorism that was started by U.S. in Afghanistan does not seem to have generated the results that were expected. Even after spending so much in blood and money...

Bourgeoning Security Concerns

January 12, 2017

On Tuesday, some heinous attacks were carried out in different parts of the country. There were four major attacks – two were carried out in Kabul, one in Helmand and another one...

Insecurity Haunts Afghanistan Persistently

January 11, 2017

It is really unfortunate for Afghanistan that even after so many sacrifices that are given by the country, the prospects of peace and tranquility are not very optimistic. The insecurity...

Our Security, Economic and Political Issues

January 10, 2017

The security of a nation is a vital element to ensure its viability and survival as well as it is essential for securing an environment which will facilitate the...