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  • MEHWAR: 70pc Of Afghans Dismayed At Wolesi Jirga

    MEHWAR: 70pc Of Afghans Dismayed At Wolesi Jirga

    A recent survey by Freedom House of Afghanistan reveals that almost 70 percent of people are not satisfied with the activity of the Wolesi Jirga (Lower House of Parliament).According to the survey, 64 percent of respondents have said they would not…
    - 14 Dec 16, 10:11am -
  • Syria Rebels To Leave Aleppo Under Evacuation Deal

    Syria Rebels To Leave Aleppo Under Evacuation Deal

    Civilians and rebel fighters were to start evacuating from Syria's Aleppo Wednesday under a deal that would end years of opposition resistance in the city.The evacuations which were expected to begin at 0300 GMT, according to the Syrian Observatory…
    - 14 Dec 16, 6:43am -
  • TOLOnews 10pm News 13 December 2016

    TOLOnews 10pm News 13 December 2016

    Top news in this Bulletin:Former Jawzjan governor and ex-member of the National Islamic Movement of Afghanistan, Ahmad Eshchi, who was allegedly assaulted by the First Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum last month, claims that he was also sexually a…
    - 14 Dec 16, 6:28am -
  • Govt To Probe Eshchi's Claims Of Assault By Dostum

    Govt To Probe Eshchi's Claims Of Assault By Dostum

    The Presidential Palace said in statement that the National Unity Government (NUG) will investigate former Jawzjan governor Ahmad Eshchi's claims of assault by First Vice President General Abdul Rashid Dostum and his men.According to the statement,…
    - 14 Dec 16, 6:16am -
  • Afghan Boy Meets His Idol Messi

    Afghan Boy Meets His Idol Messi

    An Afghan boy who became an internet sensation after pictures of him wearing an improvised Lionel Messi football shirt went viral finally got to meet his superstar idol on Tuesday.Murtaza Ahmadi met the Barcelona forward in Doha, where the Spanish…
    - 14 Dec 16, 3:41am -
  • TAWDE KHABARE: Kabul Reiterates Its Call To UN To Lift Sanctions Against Hekmatyar

    TAWDE KHABARE: Kabul Reiterates Its Call To UN To Lift Sanctions Against Hekmatyar

    The Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Tuesday reiterated its call to the UN to lift sanctions against Hizb-e-Islami leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar.In this episode of Tawde Khabare, host Zabiullah Sadat discusses the topic with the following…
    - 13 Dec 16, 5:40pm -
  • TOLOnews 6pm News 13 December 2016

    TOLOnews 6pm News 13 December 2016

    Top news in this Bulletin:Former Jawzjan governor and ex-member of the National Islamic Movement of Afghanistan, Ahmad Eshchi, who was allegedly assaulted by the First Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum last month, claims that he was also sexually a…
    - 13 Dec 16, 4:51pm -
  • FARAKHABAR: I Was Sexually Assaulted By Dostum And His Men: Eshchi

    FARAKHABAR: I Was Sexually Assaulted By Dostum And His Men: Eshchi

    Former Jawzjan governor and ex-member of the National Islamic Movement of Afghanistan, Ahmad Eshchi, who was allegedly assaulted by the First Vice President Abdul Rashid Dostum last month, claims that he was also sexually assaulted by Dostum and his…
    - 13 Dec 16, 4:38pm -
  • Kabul Reiterates Its Call To UN To Lift Sanctions Against Hekmatyar

    Kabul Reiterates Its Call To UN To Lift Sanctions Against Hekmatyar

    The Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Tuesday reiterated its call to the UN to lift sanctions against Hizb-e-Islami leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar."Our expectation is that they (UN) officials respond positively to our recommendations," said…
    - 13 Dec 16, 3:52pm -
  • 70pc Of Afghans Dismayed Over Wolesi Jirga Performance: Survey

    70pc Of Afghans Dismayed Over Wolesi Jirga Performance: Survey

    A recent survey by Freedom House of Afghanistan reveals that almost 70 percent of people are not satisfied with the activity of the Wolesi Jirga (Lower House of Parliament).According to the survey, 64 percent of respondents have said they would not…
    - 13 Dec 16, 3:44pm -

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  • newPakistan can turn into a good regional partner by adopting a positive approach

    Pakistan can turn into a good regional partner by adopting a positive approach

    The Presidential Palace, ARG, officials believe Pakistan can turn into a good regional partner by adopting a positive and new approach towards Afghanistan. Presidential spokesman Shah Hussain Murtazvi told reporters that Afghanistan is in front line…
    - 39 mins ago, 21 Sep 17, 4:31am -
  • Hekmatyar warns of public uprising against groups pursuing violence

    Hekmatyar warns of public uprising against groups pursuing violence

    The leader of Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has warned of public uprising against the groups pursuing violence as he insisted on elections as the only way to reach to power. Hekmatyar made the remarks during a meeting with the tribal elders of fi…
    - 14 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 3:38pm -
  • Kapisa Ulema chief was assassinated on Taliban instructions: NDS

    Kapisa Ulema chief was assassinated on Taliban instructions: NDS

    The Ulema Council chief of the northeastern Kapisa province of Afghanistan was assassinated on the instructions of the Taliban group, the Afghan Intelligence said Wednesday. The National Directorate of Security (NDS) in a statement said the main susp…
    - 18 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 11:26am -
  • Pence reiterate Trump’s belief in meeting with Pakistani prime minister

    Pence reiterate Trump’s belief in meeting with Pakistani prime minister

    The Vice President of the United States Mike Pence has reiterated the belief of President Donald Trump during his meeting with the Pakistani Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi. Vice President Pence in a statement confirmed his meeting with Prime Min…
    - 19 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 10:34am -
  • US airstrike inflict casualties to foreign ISIS militants in East of Afghanistan

    US airstrike inflict casualties to foreign ISIS militants in East of Afghanistan

    At least four militants four militants of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group were killed in an airstrike in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a statement said the airstrike wa…
    - 20 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 9:24am -
  • CIA honors officer who had saved Hamid Karzai’s life

    CIA honors officer who had saved Hamid Karzai’s life

    The United States Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) has honored one of its veteran officers who had once saved the life of the former Afghan President Hamid Karzai. The officer who has now retired after serving for almost thirty years has been identi…
    - 21 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 8:34am -
  • Taliban and their backers cannot win militarily, Ghani says

    Taliban and their backers cannot win militarily, Ghani says

    The Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said the Taliban and their backers cannot win militarily as he called on the group to engage in intra-Afghan talks to end the violence. Speaking during the UN General Assembly in New York on Tuesday, Pre…
    - 22 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 7:09am -
  • Time to expose countries supporting terror groups like Taliban: Trump

    Time to expose countries supporting terror groups like Taliban: Trump

    The US President Donald Trump says it is time to expose and hold responsible the countries supporting the terror groups like Al-Qaeda and Taliban group. Speaking during the UN General Assembly, President Trump said “It is time to expose and hold re…
    - 22 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 6:51am -
  • Hekmatyar claims his party’s presence has prevented the govt from collapse

    Hekmatyar claims his party’s presence has prevented the govt from collapse

    The leader of Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has claimed that the presence of Hezb-e-Islami has prevented the collapse of the government currently in power. Hekmatyar made the latest remarks during a gathering with the tribal elders of the eastern…
    - 23 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 6:04am -
  • Ghani to brief UN regarding terrorism and regional support terror groups receive

    Ghani to brief UN regarding terrorism and regional support terror groups receive

    President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani will talk about terrorism, the threats it poses to the region, and regional support the terror groups receive during his speech at the UN General Assembly. The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) spokesman Ahmad Shekib…
    - 2 days ago, 19 Sep 17, 1:38pm -

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  • First Bakery Training Centre in Balkh Province – Lead by Women

    First Bakery Training Centre in Balkh Province – Lead by Women

    Balkh’s first Bakery Training Center led by women was inaugurated on Sunday. The centre operates as a bakery as well as a training facility for apprentices. The Afghan-German Cooperation initiatedThe post First Bakery Training Centre in Balkh Prov…
    - 10 hours ago, 20 Sep 17, 7:39pm -
  • Herat uses its first-ever solar-wind power plant

    Herat uses its first-ever solar-wind power plant

    Funded by Japan, the first-ever solar and wind power plant is put into service at the industrial park in western Herat province. Costing USD 3.5mn, the project is termed Afghanistan’sThe post Herat uses its first-ever solar-wind power plant appear…
    - 2 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 5:43pm -
  • IDB provides $74mn for construction of Kabul Ring Road

    IDB provides $74mn for construction of Kabul Ring Road

    The Islamic Development Bank (IDB) has provided USD 74mn in soft loan for the construction of Kabul Ring Road (KRR) and other related infrastructure. An agreement to that effect wasThe post IDB provides $74mn for construction of Kabul Ring Road appe…
    - 3 days ago, 18 Sep 17, 1:09am -
  • Afghan-China railway route halts operations

    Afghan-China railway route halts operations

    According to the Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI), the newly established Afghan-China railway route has halted operations since the past three months. The official said the route stoppedThe post Afghan-China railway route halts…
    - 8 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 7:23pm -
  • Apple unveils iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

    Apple unveils iPhone 8 and 8 Plus

    Apple officially unveiled the iPhone 8 and 8 Plus models today featuring with faster processors, a True Tone display and upgraded cameras. One of the biggest changes in the latestThe post Apple unveils iPhone 8 and 8 Plus appeared first on Wadsam.
    - 8 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 6:36pm -
  • India commits to 116 new projects in Afghanistan

    India commits to 116 new projects in Afghanistan

    The Indian government has stepped up its development partnership with Afghanistan by committing to 116 new projects in 31 provinces. The announcement was made during the bilateral talks between AfghanThe post India commits to 116 new projects in Afg…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 1:56pm -
  • Kabul’s metro bus service project to conclude in 1.5 years

    Kabul’s metro bus service project to conclude in 1.5 years

    The Kabul municipality announced Tuesday that the metro bus service project is expected to be concluded within the next one and a half years. Kabul Mayor Abdullah Habibzai said theThe post Kabul’s metro bus service project to conclude in 1.5 years…
    - 9 days ago, 12 Sep 17, 1:40pm -
  • Herat farmers start ostrich farming industry

    Herat farmers start ostrich farming industry

    A family in Herat has started the first ostrich farming industry in the province with an initial investment of USD 50,000. According to the farmer Ahmad Shah Sharifi, their investmentThe post Herat farmers start ostrich farming industry appeared fir…
    - 9 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 6:07pm -
  • Afghan Finance Minister attends inaugural ceremony for CAREC Institute

    Afghan Finance Minister attends inaugural ceremony for CAREC Institute

    Afghan Finance Minister Eklil Hakimi attended the inaugural cermeony of the Central Asia Regional Economic Cooperation (CAREC) Institute in China, together with more than 100 participants frmo CAREC member countriesThe post Afghan Finance Minister a…
    - 10 days ago, 11 Sep 17, 2:01pm -
  • Ghani attends OIC meeting on science and technology in Astana

    Ghani attends OIC meeting on science and technology in Astana

    President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani is attending the first Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) Summit in Astana, Kazakhstan on science and technology. Held from September 7-11 the Summit will discuss scientificThe post Ghani attends OIC meeting on…
    - 11 days ago, 10 Sep 17, 4:53am -

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  • Two Taliban leaders killed in east Afghanistan: Nato

    Two Taliban leaders killed in east Afghanistan: Nato

    KABUL: Nato said its air strikes have killed two key local Taliban leaders in eastern Afghanistan.The international military alliance said in a statement issued on Monday that its forces killed the Taliban shadow administrator for Nangarhar province…
    - 24 Jan 11, 5:45am -
  • Ten militants killed in eastern Afghanistan

    Ten militants killed in eastern Afghanistan

    KABUL: Three suicide attackers detonated their explosives vests during a gunbattle with Afghan and coalition forces that left 10 militants and one civilian dead in Khost province of eastern Afghanistan.Provincial police chief Abdul Hakim Ishaqzia s…
    - 22 Jan 11, 11:10am -
  • Two Nato service members killed in Afghan attacks

    Two Nato service members killed in Afghan attacks

    KABUL: Nato on Thursday said two of its service members died in insurgent attacks in Afghanistan.It said one service member was killed Thursday in the north, while another was killed Wednesday in the south. It did not identify their …
    - 20 Jan 11, 5:25am -
  • Afghan underworld shows challenges for stability

    Afghan underworld shows challenges for stability

    MAHUMUD-E-RAQI, Afghanistan: The calls were threatening and they just wouldn’t stop. The extortion demand was several hundred thousands of dollars.“Or else,” said the caller.Fearful, the civil engineer started to pay. But it was never enough…
    - 18 Jan 11, 5:09am -
  • Several injured in Jalalabad explosion

    Several injured in Jalalabad explosion

    KABUL: Several people were injured in an explosion outside a music cassette shop in eastern Afghanistan, Afghan police said.General Aminullah Amirkhil, who directs the Afghan border police in four eastern provinces, said the explosion occurred Thur…
    - 13 Jan 11, 6:43am -
  • Suicide blast kills two in Kabul

    Suicide blast kills two in Kabul

    KABUL: A suicide bomber on a motorbike killed at least two Afghan security personnel and wounded four in an attack near the country’s parliament in Kabul on Wednesday, an Afghan government official said. The attack in the Afghan capital targeted…
    - 12 Jan 11, 5:01am -
  • Suicide car bombing kills three Afghan border police

    Suicide car bombing kills three Afghan border police

    KABUL: A suicide car bombing against a border police vehicle in troubled southern Afghanistan killed three border police guards, local authorities said.Monday’s attack was the second suicide bombing in four days against border police in the area…
    - 10 Jan 11, 7:24am -
  • Bomb blast kills policeman in Kabul

    Bomb blast kills policeman in Kabul

    KABUL: A bomb placed in a bag exploded on a road in downtown Kabul on Tuesday, killing a policeman and wounding two civilians, authorities said, in a relatively rare attack in the Afghan capital. There have been few attacks in …
    - 4 Jan 11, 5:23am -
  • US Senator proposes permanent bases in Afghanistan

    US Senator proposes permanent bases in Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON: A leading Republican lawmaker on US military policy said he wanted American officials to consider establishing permanent military bases in Afghanistan.Senator Lindsay Graham of South Carolina said that having a few US air bases in Afgha…
    - 3 Jan 11, 5:46am -
  • Grenade attack in Kandahar kills child

    Grenade attack in Kandahar kills child

    KABUL: Insurgents threw hand grenades into two houses in the province of Kandahar, killing a child in one and wounding six people — including a woman and a child — in the other, a local official in southern Afghanistan said.…
    - 31 Dec 10, 8:59am -

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