Editor in Chief: Moh. Reza Huwaida Saturday, November 17th, 2018

ICRC Provides Orthopedic Devices to Over 11,000 Afghans in First Half of this Year

ICRC Provides Orthopedic  Devices to Over 11,000 Afghans  in First Half of this Year

November 06, 2018

KABUL - In the first half of this year, International Community of the Red Cross (ICRC) has facilitated more than 11,000 Afghan people with artificial legs, arms and ...

Ghani Dispatches Delegation to Probe Recent Clashes in Uruzgan

Ghani Dispatches  Delegation to Probe Recent Clashes in Uruzgan

November 05, 2018

KABUL - the battle in Urozgan as “ethnic war”, the government has dispatched the delegation to probe and ease the recent clashes in the province in which dozens ...

Mohib Assures Cooperation to Address Nangarhar Issues

Mohib Assures Cooperation to Address Nangarhar Issues

November 05, 2018

JALALABAD - The governor of eastern Nangarhar province Hayatullah Hayat and National Security Advisor (NSA) Hamdullah Mohib have discussed several issues during a meeting, an official said ...

IEC Begins Transfer of Data to its Main Servers

IEC Begins Transfer of Data to its Main Servers

November 05, 2018

KABUL - The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Sunday said it has started transferring data from the biometric identification devices, used in the recent elections ...

MoFA Says High Peace Council Might attend Moscow Summit

MoFA Says High Peace Council Might attend Moscow Summit

November 05, 2018

KABUL - “We are in consultations about the modality, nature and timing of Moscow meeting, these items are still under discussion, but what could happen is that a High Peace ...

Six Afghans ‘Missing’ after Failing to Return from Invictus Games

Six Afghans ‘Missing’ after  Failing to Return from Invictus Games

November 05, 2018

KABUL - Five Afghan athletes and one coach failed to return home last week from Australia after having taken part in the Sydney Invictus Games...

Ghazni Residents in Troubles as Taliban Suspend Telecom Services

Ghazni Residents in  Troubles as Taliban Suspend  Telecom Services

November 05, 2018

GHAZNI CITY - Residents of the capital of southern Ghazni province on Sunday said   ...

Ghani Renews Call on Taliban to Join Intra- Afghan Dialogue

Ghani Renews Call  on Taliban to Join Intra- Afghan Dialogue

November 04, 2018

SHARANA - President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday once again called on the Taliban militants to enter an intra-Afghan dialogue because the Kabul administration would not surrender ...

NATO SCR Praises Afghan Journalists for their Brave Work

NATO SCR Praises Afghan Journalists for their Brave Work

November 04, 2018

KABUL - the NATO Senior Civilian Representative in Afghanistan Ambassador Cornelius Zimmermann has hailed the Afghan journalists for their brave work.Ambassador Zimmermann ...

Farah’s Voters List, Biometric Devices Destroyed in Chopper Crash

Farah’s Voters List, Biometric Devices Destroyed in Chopper Crash

November 04, 2018

KABUL - Independent Election Commission (IEC) chief in Farah Mohammad Monir Parsa said Saturday the helicopter that crashed this week, claiming the lives of about 27 people ...

Moscow Meeting on Afghanistan to be Held November 9

Moscow Meeting on Afghanistan to be Held November 9

November 04, 2018

MOSCOW - The next Moscow-format meeting on Afghanistan will be held in Moscow on November 9, representatives of the Taliban radical movement (outlawed in Russia) will take ...

Indonesian Ulema Visit OIC in Kabul

Indonesian Ulema Visit OIC in Kabul

November 04, 2018

KABUL - Indonesian religious scholars said they “fully endorse and support the OIC’s peace mandate in Afghanistan”.
A delegation of the Council ...

Cold Weather, Drought Hamper Agriculture in Daikundi

Cold Weather, Drought  Hamper Agriculture in Daikundi

November 04, 2018

NELLI - Agriculture products have been declined by 50 percent this year due to an early coldness of weather and continued drought in the province, an official said on Saturday...

US Post-Peace Military Role be Conditions Based: Mattis

US Post-Peace Military Role be Conditions Based: Mattis

November 01, 2018

WASHINGTON - US Defense Secretary James Mattis has said any US military role would be conditioned based and would be determined in coordination with the government ...

Election Bodies Agree on Strategy to Separate Fake Votes

Election Bodies  Agree on Strategy to Separate Fake Votes

November 01, 2018

KABUL - Votes that missed biometric verification, voter lists or polled without being overseen by observers would be declared invalid, election bodies said on Tuesday...

Army Helicopter Crash Kills 25, Including a Top Commander

Army Helicopter Crash Kills 25,  Including a Top Commander

November 01, 2018

KABUL - An army helicopter crashed in southwestern Afghanistan on Wednesday, killing 25 people on board, including a top commander and the head of the provincial council ...

Construction of Casa-1000 to Start within Two Months: DABS

Construction of Casa-1000  to Start within Two Months: DABS

November 01, 2018

KABUL - Officials from the Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) said this week that construction of the CASA-1000 power project will start in Afghanistan within ...

Tucker Carlson: Time for Trump to End Afghanistan War, Keep Campaign Promise

Tucker Carlson: Time for Trump to End  Afghanistan War, Keep Campaign Promise

November 01, 2018

TUCKER CARLSON, FOX NEWS HOST -  American forces are still fighting in Afghanistan, it's been 17 years since we first sent troops there to topple the Taliban government...

Wolesi Jirga to Investigate Kandahar Attack

Wolesi Jirga to Investigate  Kandahar Attack

November 01, 2018

KABUL - Wolesi Jirga or lower house of the parliament has appointed a delegation for investigation of October 19 attack in southern Kandahar province, saying investigations ...

Denmark Grants Millions in Aid to Afghan Security Forces

Denmark Grants Millions in Aid to Afghan Security Forces

October 31, 2018

KABUL - The Foreign Ministry has revealed that Denmark will set aside 308 million kroner in aid to help support the police and defence forces in Afghanistan...

$2.3bn Invested in Afghanistan’s IT Sector: Abdullah

$2.3bn Invested  in Afghanistan’s IT Sector: Abdullah

October 31, 2018

KABUL - Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah has said $2.3 billion has been invested in Afghanistan’s information technology and telecommunications sector...

Finest Afghan Agriculture Exports to be Showcased at “Worldfood Kazakhstan” Trade Show

Finest Afghan Agriculture Exports  to be Showcased at “Worldfood Kazakhstan” Trade Show

October 31, 2018

KABUL - Twelve Afghan agribusinesses will display the finest fresh and dried fruits, nuts, juices, and vegetables at a high-profile trade event in Almaty, Kazakhstan from October ...

Trade Relations Between Kabul-Islamabad Improved Recently

Trade Relations Between  Kabul-Islamabad Improved Recently

October 31, 2018

KABUL - Pakistan and Afghanistan continue to maintain up-ward trajectory of trade contrary to the false news by some Afghan media, a statement from the Pakistani . . .

First-Ever Girls’ Hygiene Guidelines Launched in Afghanistan

First-Ever Girls’ Hygiene  Guidelines Launched in Afghanistan

October 31, 2018

KABUL - The Ministry of Education, with the support of UNICEF and other sector ministries, on Tuesday celebrated Girls Hygiene Day, and the launch of the first ever Menstrual ...

13th Iran-Afghanistan Joint Exhibition Opens in Herat

13th Iran-Afghanistan  Joint Exhibition Opens in Herat

October 31, 2018

HERAT - The 13th Iran-Afghanistan Joint Exhibition opened in the northwestern city of Herat on Monday.Ali Reza Sadrzadeh, who is in charge of holding exhibitions ...

Kabul Renews Aversion to Durand Line Fencing

Kabul Renews Aversion to Durand Line Fencing

October 30, 2018

KABUL - The Afghan government has renewed its opposition to the fencing of the Durand Line, arguing the Pakistan will affect civilians from both countries...

Release of Baradar ‘will not Affect’ Current Situation

Release of Baradar ‘will  not Affect’ Current Situation

October 30, 2018

KABUL - The Afghan government said Monday that the release of Mullah Abdul Ghani Baradar, the co-founder of the Taliban ...

CEO Arrived at UAE to Deliver Speech at ITU Event

CEO Arrived at UAE to  Deliver Speech at ITU Event

October 30, 2018

KABUL - Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah on Monday arrived at United Arab Emirate (UAE) to participate the International Telecommunication Union (ITU)’s event Dubai, an official said...

Japan Gives USD 10 Million Towards Better Agriculture by Improving Irrigation Facilities and Water Management Techniques

Japan Gives USD 10 Million Towards Better  Agriculture by Improving Irrigation Facilities  and Water Management Techniques

October 30, 2018

KABUL - Another new agreement on improving Afghanistan’s agriculture was signed at the Embassy of Japan in Kabul between the Government of Japan and the Food ...

President Ghani in Helmand to Inaugurate Projects

President Ghani in Helmand to Inaugurate Projects

October 29, 2018

LASHKARGAH - Presidential spokesman Haroon Chakhansouri wrote on his twitter that Ghani reached the provincial capital early in the morning...

U.S. Envoy to Afghan Journalists: ‘We Salute the Work You Do’

U.S. Envoy to Afghan Journalists: ‘We Salute the Work You Do’

October 29, 2018

KABUL - Addressing an event held at the U.S. embassy in Kabul to mark the International Day to End Impunity for Crimes against Journalists on Saturday, Bass ...

No Decision Yet on Moscow Talks: MoFA

No Decision Yet on Moscow Talks: MoFA

October 29, 2018

KABUL - The Afghan government is yet to take a decision on whether to participate in the planned Moscow talks on peace in the country, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs ...

Faryab War-Displaced Families in Balkh Need Urgent Aid

Faryab War-Displaced Families  in Balkh Need Urgent Aid

October 29, 2018

MAZAR-I-SHARIF - Dozens of war-displaced families from neighbouring Faryab province to northern Balkh province have been in dire need of assistance...

148 IEC Staff in Kandahar Fail to Show up on Election Day

148 IEC Staff in  Kandahar Fail to Show  up on Election Day

October 29, 2018

KABUL - Officials from the Independent Election Commission’s (IEC) regional office in Kandahar said Sunday that 148 IEC staff members failed to report to their ...

MPs Warn Govt Over Islamic University Shifting to Kabul

MPs Warn Govt Over Islamic University Shifting to Kabul

October 29, 2018

KABUL - The university design matches those in Pakistan, Malaysia and Bangladesh and its construction has been approved by the Organization of Islamic Countries...