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Professionalism: The key to success

Professionalism: The key to success

The Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) continu...

People rise against enemies of peace

People rise against enemies of peace

The residents of Urgo district in Badakhshan pro...

ANSF: The pride of Afghanistan

ANSF: The pride of Afghanistan

Election day was a day of hope and success for Afg...

Afghans vote in historic polls

Afghans vote in historic polls

The message is loud and clear: Afghans prefer ball...

Afghan affairs in Afghan hands

Afghan affairs in Afghan hands

The British Provincial Reconstruction Team (PRT)...

Women ready for historic elections

Women ready for historic elections

Across Afghanistan, citizens are ready for the pre...

Clerics say, “cast your vote”

Clerics say, “cast your vote”

As election preparations across the country cont...

Afghans to vote in historic polls

Afghans to vote in historic polls

Afghans are eagerly waiting for the historic day o...

News

Former defence minister passes away

Former defence minister passes away

Former defence minister of Afghanistan, Gen. Abdul Qadir, has been died on Tuesd...

3 suicide bombers detained in Kabul City

3 suicide bombers detained in Kabul City

Three suicide attackers, an afghan and two Pakistanis, were detained along with ...

Utility projects completed

Utility projects completed

Following the inauguration of development projects, seven utility projects have ...

Iranian Ambassador visits MoF

Iranian Ambassador visits MoF

Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Ershad Ahmadi met Mohammad Reza Bahrami, Iranian Amb...

Deputy Foreign Minister meets with a member of German Parliament

Deputy Foreign Minister meets with a member of German Parliament

Deputy Foreign Minister Mr. Ershad Ahmadi received Mr. Omid Nooripoor, a member ...

Tower transfer enhances Afghan National Army’s capability

Tower transfer enhances Afghan National Army’s capability

After more than a decade of assistance from U.S. and other coalition forces, the...

Projects worth $4m executed in Paktika last year

Projects worth $4m executed in Paktika last year

The education director on Sunday said a number of projects facilitating schoolte...

ACD - the second largest revenue contributor to the National Budget

ACD - the second largest revenue contributor to the National Budget

Afghan Custom Department (ACD) is the second largest revenue contributor to the ...

Badakhshan women get vocational training

Badakhshan women get vocational training

At least 80,000 women were provided with vocational training in different fields...

SCA to spend 320m Afghani in Wardak this year

SCA to spend 320m Afghani in Wardak this year

The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) would spend 320 million afghanis in ...

Surveys for two-lane Kandahar Spinboldak highway begins

Surveys for two-lane Kandahar Spinboldak highway begins

The survey for two-lane Kandahar-Spinboldak carriageway in this southern provinc...

Helmand promoted into grade-A province

Helmand promoted into grade-A province

Southern Helmand province has been promoted into grade-A province in compliance ...

Anti-poppy drive launched in Kandahar

Anti-poppy drive launched in Kandahar

Nearly 60 acres of land were cleared of poppy crops as a drive against the illic...

3rd turbine at Kajaki dam in a year's time: Naeem

3rd turbine at Kajaki dam in a year's time: Naeem

Governor Mohammad Naeem on Tuesday said the third turbine at the Kajaki hydropow...

Corps of Engineers to raise Dahla Dam, provide water essential to southern Afghanistan

Corps of Engineers to raise Dahla Dam, provide water essential to southern Afghanistan

Water is essential for survival, and in southern Afghanistan, survival hinges on...

30 rebels killed in Qaisar offensive

30 rebels killed in Qaisar offensive

At least 30 militants  have been killed during an operation in Qaisar distr...

NDS detains would-be suicide bombers

NDS detains would-be suicide bombers

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) claimed arresting four suspected suic...

New projects benefit 3,000 Baghlan families

New projects benefit 3,000 Baghlan families

Nearly 3,000 families in two districts have started benefiting from development ...

Taliban commander killed in Badakhshan clash

Taliban commander killed in Badakhshan clash

A Taliban commander has been killed and his two associates wounded in a clash wi...

Rebel killed by own bomb in Jawzjan

Rebel killed by own bomb in Jawzjan

A militant has been killed when the bomb he was planting went off prematurely in...

Experts urge sustainable infrastructure and green cities for healthy environment

Experts urge sustainable infrastructure and green cities for healthy environment

As Afghanistan is witnessing rapid urbanization, environmental experts have high...

Key pacts after new govt opens

Key pacts after new govt opens

The Council of Ministers on Monday ruled out signing of major agreements in mini...

UNAMA urges engagement and inclusion of women in political process

UNAMA urges engagement and inclusion of women in political process

The United Nations Special Representative of the Secretary-General, Ján Kubiš, h...

335 NATO bases given in Afghan control

335 NATO bases given in Afghan control

Around 335 military bases have been handed over to the Afghan forces by their fo...

Saudi ready to support Afghan peace bid: envoy

Saudi ready to support Afghan peace bid: envoy

Saudi Ambassador to Afghanistan Misfer bin Abdulrahman Al Ghasib on Saturday sai...

Herat Municipality equipped with high-tech info centre

Herat Municipality equipped with high-tech info centre

Citizens wishing interact and meet with the Municipality of Herat will now have ...

Bike riding banned in Farah City

Bike riding banned in Farah City

Bike-riding has been banned in the capital of western Farah province as part of ...

“We want a peaceful life”

“We want a peaceful life”

Yet another group of insurgents has laid down their weapons and joined peace pro...

Suicide attempt on public rep foiled

Suicide attempt on public rep foiled

A suicide attacker was shot dead before he could reach his target in the Khwaja ...

Providing of Potable-Water in Ghor Province

Providing of Potable-Water in Ghor Province

With the implementation of one development project in Ghor province nearly 450 r...

Life and Society

Afghanistan’s cricket academy new head begins work

Afghanistan’s cricket academy new head begins work

Australian coach, Peter Anderson, Afghanistan’s new National Cricket Academy hea...

Afghanistan wins 7 medals in SA Judo Championship

Afghanistan wins 7 medals in SA Judo Championship

Afghanistan has secured seven medals, including three golden, at the seventh Sou...

Afghanistan-Kyrgyzstan friendly football match ends in draw

Afghanistan-Kyrgyzstan friendly football match ends in draw

The friendly match between Afghanistan and Kyrgyzstan national football teams en...

Afghanistan win prestigious award

Afghanistan win prestigious award

The national cricket team has recently won the Laureus Spirit of Sport Award. Th...

Playing for a better future

Playing for a better future

s the presidential and provincial council elections are days away, candidates an...

Afghanistan host international festival

Afghanistan host international festival

This year, the highlight of the traditional Nawroz festival in Afghanistan was t...

Shahzada Abdullah’s tomb being reconstructed

Shahzada Abdullah’s tomb being reconstructed

The tomb of Prince Abdullah, one of the two historic graves that sit on the main...

Inspiring the nation with music

Inspiring the nation with music

Many residents of Kabul recently enjoyed live concerts on Wednesdays, courtesy t...

EU encourages Afghan women to vote: advisor

EU encourages Afghan women to vote: advisor

Celebrating International Women’s Day in Kabul, the European Union Police Missio...

Women drivers take to the roads in Herat

Women drivers take to the roads in Herat

Few years ago Atifa Mansuri rarely saw another woman driver on the streets of He...

Most country’s varsities donated books

Most country’s varsities donated books

Bayat Foundation--- a charity organization--- has donated 27,000 academic books ...

Inclusive education training for teachers conducted

Inclusive education training for teachers conducted

A one-week training was conducted by the Swedish Committee for Afghanistan’s pro...

New school inaugurated in Helmand

New school inaugurated in Helmand

Inaugurating a newly-built school in the Greshk district, Governor Mohammad Naee...

Karzai orders independent entry test body

Karzai orders independent entry test body

President Hamid Karzai has directed the Ministry of Higher Education to devise a...

Afghan students clinch top award

Afghan students clinch top award

Afghan students have clinched the first award at an international exhibition arr...

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