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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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  • newEnlightenment Movement cancel protests hours before deadly suicide attack

    Enlightenment Movement cancel protests hours before deadly suicide attack

    The enlightenment movement cancelled a demonstration due for Kabul today hours before a deadly suicide attack rocked Kabul city, leaving scores of people dead or wounded. Presidential spokesman Shah Hussain Murtazawi informed regarding the cancellati…
    - 2 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 4:42pm -
  • newHekmatyar says recent deadly attacks planned outside the country

    Hekmatyar says recent deadly attacks planned outside the country

    The leader of Hezb-e-Islami Gulbuddin Hekmatyar has said the recent deadly attacks were planned outside the country. Apparently gesturing towards the recent bombings in Kabul city, Hekmatyar made the remarks during a meeting with a group of the youth…
    - 3 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 3:13pm -
  • Explosion leaves several dead, wounded in Lahore city of Pakistan

    Explosion leaves several dead, wounded in Lahore city of Pakistan

    An explosion ripped through a market in Lahore city, the provincial capital of Punjab in Pakistan, leaving several people dead or wounded. According to the local security officials quoted by the local media, the incident took place this afternoon in…
    - 6 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 12:43pm -
  • Afghan U-19 cricket team thrashes Singapore by 224 runs

    Afghan U-19 cricket team thrashes Singapore by 224 runs

    The Afghanistan Under-19 cricket team defeated the Singapore Under-19 cricket team by 224 runs, the Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) said. According to a statement by ACB, the Singapore U-19s won the toss and elected to bowl first, allowing the Afghan…
    - 7 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 12:02pm -
  • 40 ISIS militants killed, wounded in East of Afghanistan

    40 ISIS militants killed, wounded in East of Afghanistan

    At least 40 militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group’s offshoot, ISIS Khurasan, were killed during the operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. The provincial government media office in a…
    - 8 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 10:52am -
  • Ghani condemns Kabul bombing that left nearly 70 people civilians dead, wounded

    Ghani condemns Kabul bombing that left nearly 70 people civilians dead, wounded

    President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani strongly condemned the suicide attack in Kabul city that left nearly 70 people dead or wounded. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said President Ghani has called today’s suicide attack as an unf…
    - 9 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 9:50am -
  • Taliban claims Kabul bombing that left 24 civilians dead, 42 others wounded

    Taliban claims Kabul bombing that left 24 civilians dead, 42 others wounded

    The Taliban insurgents group claimed responsibility behind the deadly bombing in Kabul city that left at least 24 civilians dead. The group’s spokesman Zabiullah Mujahid in a statement claimed that the attack carried out by a suicide bomber targete…
    - 11 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 7:57am -
  • Prominent Taliban leader Mawlavi Shahidullah killed in Kunduz airstrike

    Prominent Taliban leader Mawlavi Shahidullah killed in Kunduz airstrike

    A prominent leader of the Taliban group has been killed during the air and ground operations in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan. According to the local security officials, Mawlavi Shahidullah was killed during the operations conducted late on…
    - 12 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 6:35am -
  • Studies Identify Significant Problems in the Mining, Good Governance and Migration Sectors in Afghanistan

    Studies Identify Significant Problems in the Mining, Good Governance and Migration Sectors in Afghanistan

    By Ahmad MASOUD “During the last two years, Governance Forum Afghanistan as a think-and-do-tank, informed the government and the international community on urgent topics for Afghanistan, such as the role of the civil society, civil service reform o…
    - 13 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 5:09am -
  • Dozens killed, wounded in an explosion in Kabul city

    Dozens killed, wounded in an explosion in Kabul city

    Dozens of people were killed or wounded in an explosion in Kabul city earlier today. The incident took place around 7 am local time in the vicinity of the 3rd police district of the city in West of Kabul. The security officials are saying at least tw…
    - 15 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 3:57am -

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  • ABADE program completes 5 years of success promoting Afghan entrepreneurship

    ABADE program completes 5 years of success promoting Afghan entrepreneurship

    In October of 2012, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) in Afghanistan launched an economic growth program to work with the private sector to strengthen productivity and helpThe post ABADE program completes 5 years of succ…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 1:37pm -
  • Studies Identify Significant Problems in the Mining, Good Governance and Migration Sectors in Afghanistan

    Studies Identify Significant Problems in the Mining, Good Governance and Migration Sectors in Afghanistan

    By Ahmad Masoud “During the last two years, Governance Forum Afghanistan as a think-and-do-tank, informed the government and the international community on urgent topics for Afghanistan, such as the roleThe post Studies Identify Significant Proble…
    - 5 hours ago, 24 Jul 17, 1:24pm -
  • Embezzlement remains an issue in Afghan mining industry

    Embezzlement remains an issue in Afghan mining industry

    Afghanistan’s Finance Minister Eklil Hakimi has called on relevant government organizations to address the issue of embezzlement in the mining sector as incomes are reducing. He alleged that mining industry’sThe post Embezzlement remains an issu…
    - 1 day ago, 23 Jul 17, 6:37am -
  • Kam Air’s new Airbus A340 purchase will help conduct direct flights to US

    Kam Air’s new Airbus A340 purchase will help conduct direct flights to US

    Afghan private aviation company, Kam Air, has purchased an Airbus 340 airliner to widen their services and boost the aviation industry. Assembled in France, the airbus has the capacity toThe post Kam Air’s new Airbus A340 purchase will help conduc…
    - 2 days ago, 23 Jul 17, 6:15am -
  • Does Afghanistan really want entrepreneurs?

    Does Afghanistan really want entrepreneurs?

    by Akbar Borran Afghanistan has targeted a transformation period between 2015 to 2024 to achieve self-sufficiency. The economy is heavily dependent on development aid and economy of war. This isThe post Does Afghanistan really want entrepreneurs? ap…
    - 3 days ago, 22 Jul 17, 2:36am -
  • Afghanistan harvests over 59,000 tons of cotton annually

    Afghanistan harvests over 59,000 tons of cotton annually

    The Afghan government has approached industrialists to present their plans and recommendations for way to revive the textile industry in Afghanistan. Afghanistan produces over 59,000 tons of cotton annually, butThe post Afghanistan harvests over 59,…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Jul 17, 3:13pm -
  • Shops in downtown Kabul re-open two months after the deadly blast

    Shops in downtown Kabul re-open two months after the deadly blast

    Shops in Zanbaq Square, in the downtown Kabul, have re-opened two months after the deadly blast which left over 150 people dead and hundreds injured. According to the Afghanistan ChamberThe post Shops in downtown Kabul re-open two months after the d…
    - 4 days ago, 20 Jul 17, 2:54pm -
  • Afghan fruit traders protest against lack of access to international markets

    Afghan fruit traders protest against lack of access to international markets

    A number of fruit traders in capital city of Kabul started a protest, complaining about lack of access to international markets. This comes as most of the fresh fruits thisThe post Afghan fruit traders protest against lack of access to international…
    - 6 days ago, 19 Jul 17, 2:38am -
  • Urban governance problems in Afghanistan call for immediate action

    Urban governance problems in Afghanistan call for immediate action

    Rapid urbanization in Afghanistan has created grave challenges for Afghans, such as lack of access to safe drinking water, waste management resources and social services like healthcare, education and communityThe post Urban governance problems in A…
    - 7 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 1:12pm -
  • Afghanistan to present its plans of achieving SDGs in the upcoming UN conference

    Afghanistan to present its plans of achieving SDGs in the upcoming UN conference

    Afghan Economy Minister Abdul Sattar Murad will be representing Afghanistan in the upcoming UN conference where he will be presenting Afghanistan’s achievements and plans regarding the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).The post Afghanistan to p…
    - 8 days ago, 17 Jul 17, 2:54am -

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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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