Many residents of Kabul recently enjoyed live concerts on Wednesdays, courtesy the 4th Annual Afghanistan Winter Music Academy, organised by the Afghanistan National Institute of Music.
Celebrating International Women’s Day in Kabul, the European Union Police Mission in Afghanistan (EUPOL) on Saturday said it was encouraging Afghan women to actively partake in the landmark elections.
Few years ago Atifa Mansuri rarely saw another woman driver on the streets of Herat. Today women drivers are a common sight on the roads, and driving schools are making spaces available for eager women trainees.
Afghanistan has been a country of academic and intellectual pursuits. That tradition continues in Nangarhar province, where a young university lecturer and poet was celebrated for his literary contributions.
Hundreds of students and youth participated in a Seerat-un-Nabi (Life of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad) competition in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Friday.