Editor in Chief: Dr. Hussain Yasa Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

“Elimination of Violence against Women”

December 06, 2016

Though Elimination of Violence against Women (EVAW) law in Afghanistan was passed by a presidential decree in 2009, it has not been implemented in its true spirit; neither, there...

After Heart of Asia Conference

December 05, 2016

At the end of Heart of Asia Conference in Amritsar, India, 14 regional countries, that are the members of the process, adopted a declaration and called for an immediate end...

The Sixth Heart of Asia Conference

December 04, 2016

The sixth Ministerial Meeting of Heart of Asia Conference is going on in Amritsar, India. The Conference being attended by more than 40 countries and leading international institutions...

Widening Gap between the Rich and Poor

December 03, 2016

The so-called development in Afghan society since the downfall of Taliban has not been even. There are different problems that suggest that development has not taken place in the real...

The Dearth of Rudimentary Requirements

December 01, 2016

Though human beings require different types of needs in their lives, the needs to live alive are the most basic and important ones. These include food, cloth and shelter. Provided...

Moderate Approach Should be Valued

November 30, 2016

Human beings, in their quest to understand the world and different phenomena in it, have gained knowledge and developed ideologies. These ideologies have, without any doubt, assisted...

Accountability

November 29, 2016

Having been provided with enormous amount since 2001, Afghan government’s sincere efforts seemed infinitesimal if not none, for not having taken any sufficient proportional step...

Finding the Right Path

November 28, 2016

Our country is going through most fragile and crucial phase of its history. The incidents that have taken place and the ones that are taking place clearly indicate that we are going through...

Good Governance

November 27, 2016

There have been controversies regarding Afghan government and its capacity to deal with the challenges in the country. In fact, it has been observed that Afghan government has not...

The Unending Suffering of Afghan Women

November 26, 2016

Afghan women have been highly vulnerable to individual and collective violence. The patriarchal system, parochial mindsets and cultural restrictions took their toll on them...

Our Unconcern towards Social Evils

November 24, 2016

There have been many evils in human societies that have been disrupting the smooth development and improvement. Though there have been efforts to overcome them, they have kept on...

The Doubtful Future

November 23, 2016

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...

Government Must Curb Unemployment

November 22, 2016

The menace of unemployment is influencing almost every province of Afghanistan. Though Afghanistan has a very young population, which means that it has great potentials that can...

The Worth of Accountability

November 21, 2016

One of the key requirements of good governance is accountability. Not only governmental institutions but also the private sector and civil society organizations must be accountable to...

Ensuring Democratic Rights

November 20, 2016

Peaceful nations must stand for the advance of democracy. No other system of government has done more to protect minorities, to secure the rights of labor, to raise the status of women...

Treating Weaker Strata!

November 19, 2016

The rights of women and children are supported by International Community, and violating their rights means disobeying one of the international instruments that are Convention on the...

Preserving Water Reservoirs

November 17, 2016

Our world has been blessed with different resources that support us to live our lives with ease and comfort. Among these resources water is one of the most basic one. Enough water...

Paving the Way for Democracy

November 16, 2016

This is an undeniable fact that Afghanistan has not been able to acquire stable and true political system. Though we claim our country to be democratic, we lack all the qualities...

MPs’ Dismissal of the Ministers

November 15, 2016

As Afghanistan is going through a crucial period of its history, it is being tested in various ways. Currently, it is being tested regarding its internal political situation that...

On World Diabetes Day

November 14, 2016

Every year November 14 is celebrated as the World Diabetes Day (WDD) in various countries around the world. The Day was basically created by International Diabetes Federation (IDF)...

Improving our Ways of Living

November 13, 2016

With the rise of specialization and professionalism, human beings excelled in the formation of institutions and offices. They started sparing more time to these institutions...

The Anniversary of Sectarianism Victims

November 12, 2016

The martyrdom anniversary of Shokria Tabassom, a 13-year-old girl, was held on Friday in Kabul. Her death galvanized the nation and prompted a nationwide demonstration last year...

Trump’s Election as US President and Effects on Afghanistan

November 10, 2016

The much-hyped United States (US) Presidential Elections ended and Donald Trump, the Republican candidate, was elected America’s 45th president. The election result was unexpected...

Science for Peace and Development

November 09, 2016

Science has penetrated so deeply within our societies that it is difficult to imagine life without it. Science has ushered an era of learning, discoveries and inventions. However, there is much...

Stable Economic System is Vital for Political Order

November 08, 2016

It is very important to see the connection and interdependence of different systems within a state. Different systems like political, social and economic systems influence one another...

Juvenile Delinquents must be Treated Appropriately

November 07, 2016

Youngsters within a society are the backbone of the society. Their strength, potential and their positive energies can benefit the society to a great extent. The whole future and destiny of...

No End to Casualties

November 06, 2016

Terrorism is a midterm threat and we have commitments with the world to curb it because Afghan forces are fighting on the frontline of terrorism …. The Afghan forces have protected the dignity...

Political Integration is Vital for Afghanistan

November 05, 2016

As insecurity has persisted in Afghanistan, it has given rise to many other issues as well. Or it has incapacitated the government and the people to divert their attentions towards some other major issues...

Understanding Social and Political Changes

November 03, 2016

Social and political changes are inevitable and the societies that are able to understand these changes and guide them towards or closer to the intended destinations are the most successful ones...

Widening Disparities between the Rich and Poor

November 02, 2016

A recent report by Tolo news highlighted the widening gap between the rich and poor in Afghanistan and how that influences the poor, some among whom do not have anything else to do but collect garbage...

Government Inaction Strengthens Human Smuggling

November 01, 2016

Insecurity in Afghanistan, though itself a huge problem, has given rise to many other issues as well. Among the problems majorly caused by insecurity are issues of displacement...

Programs Worth $2.3 Billion Ineffective in Afghanistan

October 31, 2016

Afghan people show a certain level of optimism and hope when they hear about large sum of money being promised and even transferred to Afghanistan for support and assistance; however, they fail to see real...

Afghan Saffron Ranked the Best, Again!

October 30, 2016

The production of saffron in Afghanistan has proved to be very productive and positive. It has brought a new ray of hope for Afghan economy and a substitute for poppy cultivation. Moreover, Afghan saffron...

Bell the Cat

October 29, 2016

Do you really think that resuming reconciliation process will lead to political stability? The Taliban’s radical leader Mullah Haibatullah Akhundzada still orchestrates deadly attacks against the...

Extremism is Causing us Troubles

October 27, 2016

In Afghanistan, one of the most dominant issues is extremism. It has given rise to intolerance, militancy and ultimately conflicts and wars. Without dealing with the issue of extremism, it would be...