Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Saturday, September 22nd, 2018

Violence against Women Continues

August 02, 2018

Following the collapse of the Taliban’s regime, Afghan women heaved a sigh of relief for being liberated from radical approach and being entitled equally to men on the basis ...

Reintegration Prior to Reconciliation

August 01, 2018

The situation in Afghanistan seems to be getting serious again. Escalation in insecurity, political disorder and the upcoming elections have casted many doubts about the future...

The Scourge of Trafficking in Persons

July 31, 2018

July 30 was celebrated as World Day against Trafficking in Persons or Human Trafficking in many countries around the world. The day was adopted by United Nations General ...

Imran Khan’s Victory: An opportunity or Threat to Afghanistan

July 30, 2018

Pakistanis went to the polls on Wednesday, July 25, to elect another National Assembly for a five-year term. The general mood among observers seemed of great concern before...

Ethnic Politics: The Cause of Ethnic Violence

July 29, 2018

In Afghan Politics, ethnicity is a salient cleavage within the political spheres of the nation. In our politics, where ethnic parties dominate, this is the case...

Emerging Light at the End of the Tunnel for Peace Talks

July 28, 2018

With the deteriorating security situation in Afghanistan and Pakistan, both countries seek to break the stalemate of peace process and nudge the Taliban fighters ...

Sports: A strategic Opportunity for Nation Building in Afghanistan

July 26, 2018

Afghanistan National Taekwondo Team won two Gold Medals in Korea Open Int’l Taekwondo Championships. Farzad Mansuri won the first gold medal and Nesar Ahmad abdulrahizay ...

Consciousness about Social Self

July 25, 2018

It is imperative for a human being to be well cognizant of the society in which he exists. He needs to have such cognizance since it would be likely for him to ...

Religious Peace Building: Could it break the Dead lock in Afghanistan Peace Process?

July 24, 2018

Historically religion has been used or mobilized to promote either conflict or peace building in different regions and countries. Religion may have not been the principal cause ...

Freedom of Choice

July 23, 2018

It is important to speak and to listen as these both actions are also a sort of virtue. So, every person must listen and listen carefully to what others have to say...

How to Learn Offering Services and Security from China?

July 22, 2018

If a state seeks to open wider to the outside world and build a strong economy through state-to-state and people-to-people exchanges, that will be China. There is a ...

Afghan Political Parties: Trapped in the Ethnic Interests

July 21, 2018

Establishment of political parties in Afghanistan dates back to the modernization policies of King Zahir Shah in 1940s that led to the formation of a number of parties in ...

Better Detentions Do Matter!

July 19, 2018

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 ...

Poverty: The Main Causes and Consequences

July 18, 2018

Historically, poverty has been related to income, which is one of the main concepts in terms of social welfare today. Nonetheless, income is as problematic as a concept as poverty...

Constructing a Security Community: Equality, Equity, and Justice

July 17, 2018

The issues of terrorism, political rivalries and regional turbulence, which have inflicted heavy casualties upon people and wreaked havoc on regional economy ...

Ethnic Politics: the Root Cause of Ethnic Conflicts

July 16, 2018

Ethnic politics is one of the political issues of Afghanistan. This type of governance approach has been one of the main causes of week governance system in Afghanistan in the past ...

Fighting Instability Through Reliable Economy

July 15, 2018

One of the ways Afghanistan would be able to face the serious challenges in different sectors is to strengthen its economy. A reliable economic system ...

NATO Military Support to Afghanistan Should Encompass Social, Political, Geographic and Economic Areas

July 14, 2018

North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) member countries met in Brussels on 11thand 12thof July 2018 as part of their annual routine gatherings. Apart from discussing ...

Tall Wall of Mistrust between State and Nation

July 12, 2018

Photos of men lying on the ground with their hands folded behind were widely shared on social media and sparked online anguish. Online commentators, including some officials ...

Opening New chapter of relations between Afghanistan and Uzbekistan

July 11, 2018

Uzbekistan gained its independence from Russia in 1991 and since then they have had peaceful and non-aggressive policies in the world particularly in regard to Afghanistan ....

Conflict Recurrence: Strategies to prevent it

July 10, 2018

Afghanistan is one of the most conflict prone countries of the world. The sings of conflict recurrence are more evident than any other time since 2001 in the country...

IEC Integrity Is the Corner Stone for Credible & Transparent Elections

July 09, 2018

Recently, IEC has announced preliminary list of candidates nominated for Parliament for all provinces.  This list included candidates who have been disqualified ...

Learning from Troubles

July 08, 2018

It is widely believed concept that the nations that go through difficult times ultimately gain a sense of admiration for peace, tranquility and progress and the members...

Main Causes of Ethnic Conflict in Afghanistan and Solutions

July 07, 2018

Afghanistan is witnessing growing ethnic tensions these days. Ethnic tensions on zone based election in Ghazni, decided as an ad hoc approach by the Afghanistan ...

Social Cohesion in Afghanistan: Challenges and opportunities

July 05, 2018

Afghanistan has witnessed major changes in the distribution of income in recent years. During the last one and half decade, it has enjoyed a relatively revival in its economic . . .

Attacks on Sikhs, Attacks on Diversity in Afghanistan

July 04, 2018

A suicide attack that targeted a convoy of Sikhs and Hindus minority traveling to meet the president Ghani in Jalalabad city left 19 people dead and 20 wounded on Sunday...

Managing Population in a State

July 03, 2018

There is no short cut to or any spontaneous method to decrease the number of people in a particular community and adjust them with the available sources and resources of the...

Government’s Unilateral Truce Ends Amid Heavy Clashes

July 02, 2018

President Ashraf Ghani has announced a formal end to the government’s ceasefire with the Taliban but called on the Taliban militants to agree to full peace ...

Caring for the Old

July 01, 2018

Aging is an inevitable natural and biological phenomenon. There are many perceptions of the old generation varying from one culture to another. Some people have the positive views ...

Why Elections Matter for Afghans

June 30, 2018

Elections matter for many reasons for the Afghan citizens. First, elections are not just elections: In fact, they are part of a vital process in the country. Second ...

No Option Other Than Peace

June 28, 2018

Peace is indispensable in today’s world, and since, the international politics is inclining towards power play and the use of military dominance, the slogans ...

Voting Along Ethnic Lines: A Democratic Practice Guided by Ethnic Patterns

June 27, 2018

On 20th October 2018, Afghanistan would hold its third elections of Wolsi Jirga and first elections of District Councils since the democratic opening in 2001...

Major Barriers of Peace Talks with the Taliban in Afghanistan

June 26, 2018

Afghanistan witnessed a short but promising 3 day ceasefire during the EidulFitr. Shortly, after the 3 day ceasefire ended, the Afghan government extended it to 10 more ...

“Listen First” for Prevention of Drug Abuse

June 25, 2018

Tomorrow, i.e. June 26 is going to be observed as International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking. The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) set this day ...

Democracy in Jeopardy

June 24, 2018

Democracy and democratic traditions seem to be declining in the world, and this does not point at a better future for the people of the world as a whole; particularly...