Officials from the National Environmental Protection Agency (NEPA) said on Thursday that some of the lower-grade fuel materials imported into Afghanistan, such as "Premagon", have been blended with chemicals that are polluting the environment.
As winter advances, one of the biggest challenges is keeping warm. It is important to dress properly when outside, to prevent frostbite. Also, when heating rooms with bukharis, it is essential to take care of ventilation to prevent carbon monoxide poisoning.
Khost’s provincial government has made infrastructure and social service development a top priority over the past two years.
Midwifery is an important profession that provides healthcare to a pregnant mother and her baby before and after the birth.
Agriculture and Livestock Minister Mohammad Asif Rahimi said on Saturday eight international standard cold storages would be constructed in six provinces over the next two years.
Polio is a dangerous and infectious disease which can lead to paralysis or even death. It can be prevented with a simple vaccine, which has been effectively used in Afghanistan thanks to the efforts of the Ministry of Public Health.