The Ministry of Information and Culture on Monday announced that the upcoming Nawroz festival would be celebrated for three straight days across the country.
Zakat is considered by Muslims as an act of purifying income and wealth through which one contributes for the well-being of fellow Muslims. Zakat is perceived as preserving social harmony between the wealthy and the poor. As one of the five pillars of Islam, Zakat is expected to be paid by all practicing Muslims who have the financial means.
Afghans clearly voice their love for peace through different means.
The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MRRD) on Sunday marked March 8 International Women's Day, while during last years, the ministry has obtained substantial achievements in ensuring women’s role in the development process of the country and addressing their community problems.
UNESCO announced on Saturday that the designs for a new major museum project in Bamyan province have been selected from a field of over 1,070 architects who submitted their own designs. A group of architects from Argentina were said to have won the bid.