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HIV/AIDS: A preventable condition

HIV/AIDS: A preventable condition

The World Health Organisation (WHO) and the Joint ...

The sweet fruit of unity

The sweet fruit of unity

Afghanistan produces many different types of delic...

Female basketball getting popular in Balkh

Female basketball getting popular in Balkh

Gone are the days when basketball was played, alon...

More policewomen graduate

More policewomen graduate

Female security personnel are an integral part o...

Work on 30-bed hospital completed in Helmand

Work on 30-bed hospital completed in Helmand

With the completion of construction work, a 30-bed...

Earning an honest income

Earning an honest income

Sara Bahayee is believed to be the first female ta...

A draw is as good as a victory

A draw is as good as a victory

Afghanistan trounced hosts Zimbabwe recently by 10...

Militants join peace in Baghlan

Militants join peace in Baghlan

The relief among the local people was tangible whe...

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440 suspects held; arms cache seized

440 suspects held; arms cache seized

More than 440 suspects involved in insurgency have been detained by security for...

Campbell pledges good ties with Afghan forces

Campbell pledges good ties with Afghan forces

The new US and International Security Assistance Forces (ISAF) commander on Wedn...

Germany committed to Afghanistan

Germany committed to Afghanistan

Germany will continue its support to Afghanistan and its security forces, said t...

UN highlights consultative nature of election audit

UN highlights consultative nature of election audit

The United Nations today highlighted the exceptional levels of consultation and ...

National unity govt: Meeting on thorny issues begins

National unity govt: Meeting on thorny issues begins

Both presidential runners Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah we...

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...

Eastern zone gets 3 more helicopters

Eastern zone gets 3 more helicopters

The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Thursday handed three aircrafts over to the Sel...

Kunar residents up in arms against militants

Kunar residents up in arms against militants

Officials said on Friday that dozens of residents of Narai district in eastern K...

Insurgents incur heavy losses

Insurgents incur heavy losses

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

Reclaimed land put to good use

Reclaimed land put to good use

The residents of Mazalyan in Kandahar province are thankful to the Ministry of E...

Khost helps Waziristan refugees

Khost helps Waziristan refugees

Since Pakistani troops launched a clearing operation in North Waziristan last Ju...

24 more midwives trained in Uruzgan

24 more midwives trained in Uruzgan

With 24 newly-trained midwives ready to serve in central Uruzgan province, offic...

Over 20 rebels killed in Paktia gunbattle

Over 20 rebels killed in Paktia gunbattle

Over 20 militants were killed and four Afghan security forces wounded in a clash...

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.

New school a symbol of hope

Around five years ago, young students in Zaman-e Khail area of Baghlan province ...

Nipping in the bud

Nipping in the bud

Preventing the enemy from executing his plan is a greater success than defeating...

Seizing weapons ensures peace

Seizing weapons ensures peace

The professional Afghan security forces keep on chasing away insurgents, enemies...

NATO-led ISAF leadership changes hands

NATO-led ISAF leadership changes hands

Leadership of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) change...

ANP database goes digital

ANP database goes digital

For the first time, the Afghan National Police (ANP) have recently introduced th...

UN urges campaigns to cooperate with the audit process so as to complete it without delay

UN urges campaigns to cooperate with the audit process so as to complete it without delay

With two-thirds of the ballot boxes from the 100 percent audit of the Presidenti...

UN condemns yesterday’s clash and interruption to audit

UN condemns yesterday’s clash and interruption to audit

The United Nations expresses concern about yesterday’s clash between supporters ...

Extraconstitutional actions to impact aid: US

Extraconstitutional actions to impact aid: US

The United States on Tuesday warned against extra-constitutional actions by any ...

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...

600 families Gain Access to Facilities

600 families Gain Access to Facilities

Upon the completion of three projects by the Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation an...

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...

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 ...

The month of multiple rewards

The month of multiple rewards

Afghans observe the Islamic month of Ramadan with religious fervour and reverenc...

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...

Female literacy course launched in Logar

Female literacy course launched in Logar

A nine-month literacy course for women and girls has been launched in central Lo...

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