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UN senior official meets presidential candidates, urges cooperation

UN senior official meets presidential candidates, urges cooperation

To underscore the United Nations Secretary-General...

Kubis endorses ulema call for unity govt

Kubis endorses ulema call for unity govt

The United Nations on Wednesday endorsed a call ...

UN chief reminds candidates of commitments

UN chief reminds candidates of commitments

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has...

Explosives-laden truck seized in Kabul

Explosives-laden truck seized in Kabul

Foiling a big sabotage attack, police on Saturday ...

Germany offers help to resolve election standoff

Germany offers help to resolve election standoff

Visiting German Foreign Minister Frank Walter Stei...
Vote recount, audit process completed: IEC

Vote recount, audit process completed: IEC

The UN-supervised recount and audit process suppos...

UNESCO launches bidding process to design Bamyan Museum and Cultural Centre

UNESCO launches bidding process to design Bamyan Museum and Cultural Centre

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cul...

Afghan forces to receive $5.1b in annual aid

Afghan forces to receive $5.1b in annual aid

Defence Minister Bismillah Khan Mohammadi on Thurs...

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Cricket World Cup trophy in Kabul

Cricket World Cup trophy in Kabul

Senior officials, national team members and cricket lovers on Saturday thronge...

Candidates close to reaching agreement, says Karzai

Candidates close to reaching agreement, says Karzai

After holding separate meetings with both candidates, President Hamid Karzai o...

President for SAARC-SCO fight against terror

President for SAARC-SCO fight against terror

President Hamid Karzai on Friday denounced the twin scourge of terrorism and ext...

In Several Joint Clearance Operations, 25 Armed Taliban Killed

In Several Joint Clearance Operations, 25 Armed Taliban Killed

 

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism j...

Focus on Afghanistan undiluted: State Dept

Focus on Afghanistan undiluted: State Dept

The Obama administration on Wednesday said there had been no diversion or dilu...

Suspected rebels dead in Nangarhar drone strike

Suspected rebels dead in Nangarhar drone strike

Three suspected militants have been killed in a US drone strike in the Achin dis...

Doab operation ends with killing of 28 rebels

Doab operation ends with killing of 28 rebels

Security officials on Saturday said that the Doab district of eastern Nurista...

The ALP professionalism in Nangarhar

The ALP professionalism in Nangarhar

“We perform our duty in remote and geographically complicated areas, so it is vi...

Educated women promote development

Educated women promote development Education and skill-based training are essential for women and men alike so that...

Steps toward Healthiness

Steps toward Healthiness

Eight-year-old Helal, a resident of Asad Abad Kunar, is physically rehabilitated...

Zabul quick reaction force gets new HQ

Zabul quick reaction force gets new HQ

Zabul quick reaction force gets new HQA newly-constructed building for the Qui...

Orgun-Barmal highway being rebuilt

Orgun-Barmal highway being rebuilt

The public works director of southeastern Paktika province said on Friday the ...

New building for ANA inaugurated in Helmand

New building for ANA inaugurated in Helmand A newly-constructed building for the Afghan National Army (ANA) First Brigade in...

120 Helmand schools to reopen in 2 weeks

120 Helmand schools to reopen in 2 weeks

Closed due to insecurity, about 120 schools are being reopened in various parts ...

Insurgents incur heavy losses

Insurgents incur heavy losses

Lieutenant Colonel Mohammad Rassoul Zazai, spokesman for the Afghan National Arm...

Kunduz offensive ends with killing of 130 rebels

Kunduz offensive ends with killing of 130 rebels

Local officials said on Wednesday a month-long operation in the Chahar Dara di...

60 rebels killed & wounded in Balkh offensive

60 rebels killed & wounded in Balkh offensive

Dozens of militants were killed and wounded during a three-day operation by Afgh...

Commander among 5 rebels killed in Jawzjan

Commander among 5 rebels killed in Jawzjan

Three Taliban bomb-making experts, including a commander, were killed in a blast...

Takhar records bumper wheat crop

Takhar records bumper wheat crop

Wheat crop yielded a 40 per cent increase this year in Takhar over last year’s h...

Earning an honest income

Earning an honest income

Sara Bahayee is believed to be the first female taxi driver in Afghanistan.

In Several Clearance Operations, 37 Armed Taliban Killed

In Several Clearance Operations, 37 Armed Taliban Killed

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

52 Armed Taliban Killed

52 Armed Taliban Killed

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism ...

Unity a must at this crucial juncture: Mujaddedi

Unity a must at this crucial juncture: Mujaddedi

Afghanistan is currently at a critical juncture in its history but some groups...

50 Armed Taliban Killed

50 Armed Taliban Killed

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

The Initial Phase of the Training Program for the Students of Economics Faculty was implemented

The Initial Phase of the Training Program for the Students of Economics Faculty was implemented

The first phase of the training program that envisioned rising awareness and cap...

MRRD’s Minister visits Nimruz Province

MRRD’s Minister visits Nimruz Province Wais Ahmad Barmak, Minister of Rural Rehabilitation and Development headed a del...

New warehouses constructed in Nimroz

New warehouses constructed in Nimroz

The construction of two large warehouses at the Customs Department in southweste...

Man arrested for smuggling artifacts

Man arrested for smuggling artifacts

 man has been detained by police for allegedly smuggling two ancient artifacts i...

Militants join peace in Baghlan

Militants join peace in Baghlan

The relief among the local people was tangible when two armed groups, comprising...

Nimroz revenue soars

Nimroz revenue soars

The revenue of western Nimroz customs has significantly increased during the fir...

Life and Society

Female basketball getting popular in Balkh

Female basketball getting popular in Balkh

Gone are the days when basketball was played, along with other sports, only as a...

UNFPA signs agreement with Afghan Cricket Board to empower Afghan youth

UNFPA signs agreement with Afghan Cricket Board to empower Afghan youth

The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has signed an agreement with Afghan C...

Nabi 8th on ICC list of top 10 all rounders

Nabi 8th on ICC list of top 10 all rounders

Afghan captain Mohammad Nabi Issakhel is eighth all-rounder in the Reliance ICC ...

A draw is as good as a victory

A draw is as good as a victory

Afghanistan trounced hosts Zimbabwe recently by 100 runs in the final One Day In...

Boxers bring honour and pride

Boxers bring honour and pride

The daylight is getting dimmer, while young men are walking with bags on their s...

UNESCO launches bidding process to design Bamyan Museum and Cultural Centre

UNESCO launches bidding process to design Bamyan Museum and Cultural Centre

The United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) to...

The sweet fruit of unity

The sweet fruit of unity

Afghanistan produces many different types of delicious fruits. Grapes, pomegrana...

The poetry that enthrals

The poetry that enthrals

For centuries, poetry has been a means of expression of love and emotions for Af...

Rabia – the first female poet of Persia

Rabia – the first female poet of Persia

Northern Balkh province has been the birth place of thousand poets and authors o...

A partnership for promoting music

A partnership for promoting music

The Australian Embassy and the renowned Afghanistan National Institute of Music ...

Kandahar students no more without books: official

Kandahar students no more without books: official Primary schoolchildren have been without text books in southern Kandahar provinc...

Helmand University confer degrees

Helmand University confer degrees

Recently, 130 students graduated from Helmand University, Lashkar Gah; 75 receiv...

Nationwide book distribution drive begins

Nationwide book distribution drive begins

The Ministry of Education has started distributing 34 million textbooks to stude...

More proficiency, better lives

More proficiency, better lives

The Korean Vocational Training Centre at Bagram Air Field provides Afghans with ...

Braille took Homayoun to university

Braille took Homayoun to university

  Homayoun is studying political science and diplomacy at the university in Maza...

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