Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Thursday, October 18th, 2018

Changes in a Political System

September 04, 2018

A political system is established within a state so as to safeguard the rights of its people and solve the socio-political issues that may hamper the better life opportunities. ...

Deepening Democracy: Election Management and Stability in Afghanistan’s Divided Society

September 03, 2018

Across Afghanistan, elections have become more frequent and the accepted mechanism of choice for popular expression, choice and change of leaders and political accountability...

Appointment of Zalmay Khalilzad as US Special Envoy For Afghanistan, Though Belated, Is The Right Decision

September 02, 2018

Doctor Zalmay Khalilzad has been tipped as the United States Special Envoy for Afghanistan by the Turmp administration. Dr. Khalilzad has been...

Paradox of Afghan Political Parties: Democratic Demands AND Non-Democratic Values

September 01, 2018

Afghan Political parties are pushing hard to change the electoral system of the country. They claim that the current electoral system is not inclusive. According to these ...

Challenges before Afghanistan’s anti-Corruption Campaign

August 30, 2018

Corruption is an overwhelming issue in Afghanistan’s government machinery and has wreaked havoc on the country’s economy and shredded its international ...

Negotiations: An Undeniable Strategy That Every Government Appreciates It

August 29, 2018

Negotiations with Taliban have entered a new phase; even the United States has shifted its war strategy in terms of approaching Taliban and has started direct talks and negotiations ...

Ifs and Buts over Russia’s peace Talks on Afghanistan

August 28, 2018

Last week, Moscow called for the second phase meeting of 12 nations and Taliban to push forward the process of national reconciliation for 17-year war. The twelve nations were ...

Atmar’s Unprecedented Resignation: Main Assumptions

August 27, 2018

Afghanistan’s national security adviser, Hanif Atmar, resigned on Saturday. He supported president Ghani in 2014 presidential elections and was appointed...

A Crying Need for ‘Building a Community with Shared Future’

August 26, 2018

Humanitarian law is violated flagrantly as streams of civilians’ blood are spilled without an iota of mercy. Children bear the brunt of casualties in Syria, Yemen ...

Independence day: Is Afghanistan independent?

August 25, 2018

On august 19th, 1919, the people of Afghanistan under the leadership of the king Amanullah Khan Ghazi, regained the independence of the country after the third unequal war, and forced ...

Making Diversity Work for Us

August 18, 2018

So as to live peacefully within a diverse society, it is necessary to develop mutual tolerance and respect. Without these factors it would be very difficult to tighten the social ...

Why Terrorist groups Attack Education

August 16, 2018

A suspected suicide bomber blew himself up in front of an educational center in the west of the Afghan capital Kabul on Wednesday, August 15, killing at least...

Ghazni Attack: A fatal Intelligence Failure

August 15, 2018

Ghazni is a strategically important center straddling the main highway linking Kabul with the south of the country. The attack on Ghazni is the most serious blow struck ...

Paradoxes of Negotiations: Golden Lessons for Afghanistan

August 14, 2018

Negotiations is part of any conflict resolution; no party may deny negotiations, but there may be different approaches to negotiations by the warring parties based on their ...

International Youth Day 2018

August 13, 2018

Today, i.e. August 12th is being celebrated as International Youth Day around the world. Basically, the day was endorsed by United Nations General Assembly on 17 December ...

Disqualifying the Candidates: an Act to Counter Criminals or Cover Up Fraud

August 12, 2018

Elections is one of the crucial issues in Afghanistan; though it is a democratic tool to strengthen democracy and ensure ethnic diversity in the country, in Afghanistan, the dominance ...

An Economic Approach to Deal with Elections (Public Choice)

August 11, 2018

Afghanistan is on the verge of parliament elections and it’s better to encourage people to participate in this important event but as Farid Zakaria, the famous, columnist ...

Political Instability in Afghanistan: The Root Cause and Alternatives

August 09, 2018

Political instability is one of the core problems of Afghanistan. There have been arguments about the main causes of continued political conflicts in Afghanistan. However, what ...

No Way to Defend Extremism

August 08, 2018

Most parts of the world, at the moment, suffer from the threats of extremism and terrorism. Humanitarian analysts even argue that extremism and terrorism are ...

Assessing the SNTV Electoral System

August 07, 2018

It is evident that the choice of Electoral System for any country is one of the most important institutional decisions for any democracy. And it has a profound effect on the future ...

Providing Food to All

August 06, 2018

Afghanistan is a country that has experienced years of insecurity and instability; therefore, the country has not been able to strengthen its basic infrastructure that can ...

Afghanistan’s Mining Sector: Fantasy and Reality

August 05, 2018

The mining sector in Afghanistan, if boomed properly, can serve as a hope to boost Afghan economy to a large extent. Many years of instability and wars have influenced Afghan ...

To Withdraw or not? It is the question

August 04, 2018

Donald Trump’s administration has asked the Afghan security forces to pull out from remote and low population areas. This issue was first reported by the New York Times...

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 ...