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Kabul Police Thwart Terror Attack

Kabul Police Thwart Terror Attack

A man attempting to enter the capital with a car f...

Afghan Cricket Team Qualifies for 2016 T20 World Cup

Afghan Cricket Team Qualifies for 2016 T20 World Cup

The Afghan National Cricket Team on Thursday defea...

US drone kills top Al-Qaeda commander

US drone kills top Al-Qaeda commander

A US air strike killed a senior Al Qaeda commander...

Obama holds video conference with Ghani and Dr Abdullah

Obama holds video conference with Ghani and Dr Abdullah

The US President, Barack Obama, Wednesday held a v...

Electoral reform commission swings into action

Electoral reform commission swings into action

Electoral reforms are a major point of the US-brok...

Buildings for 130 Laghman schools planned

Buildings for 130 Laghman schools planned

The governor says his administration plans to cons...

Afghanistan Smashes Scotland, Marks Historic Victory in T20 Qualifier

Afghanistan Smashes Scotland, Marks Historic Victory in T20 Qualifier

The Afghanistan National Cricket Team marked its t...

BMA offers loans to boost ailing industrial sector

BMA offers loans to boost ailing industrial sector

The Bank-i-Meli Afghanistan (BMA) on Sunday inked...

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38 Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations

38 Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

Attorney General Still Grappling with Two Major Corruption Cases

The Attorney General's Office has yet to conclude investigations into the remain...

Halim appointed as Supreme Court Chief Justice

Halim appointed as Supreme Court Chief Justice

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has appointed Syed Yousuf Halim, amember of the ...

30 Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations

30 Militants Killed During Counter-Terrorism Operations

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

Region should be extending Afghanistan support, says top UN envoy

Region should be extending Afghanistan support, says top UN envoy

Identifying Afghanistan’s security challenges as a “regional phenomenon,” the to...

2 militants killed, 6 captured in Kapisa raid

2  militants killed, 6 captured in Kapisa raid

Two militants were killed and another half a dozen arrested during an overnight ...

Shadow Governor Among 12 Taliban Killed in Laghman Raid: NDS

Shadow Governor Among 12 Taliban Killed in Laghman Raid: NDS

A Taliban shadow governor ‎for eastern Laghman was among 12 insurgents killed du...

Japan's Green Earth Program Transforms Nangarhar Deserts

Japan's Green Earth Program Transforms Nangarhar Deserts

A large-scale Japanese irrigation project in eastern Nangarhar province has su...

Provincial advocacy committees formed to address local peace initiatives

Provincial advocacy committees formed to address local peace initiatives

To support human rights advocacy efforts in Afghanistan’s regions, UNAMA facilit...

Laghman teachers to get residential plots: Governor

Laghman teachers to get residential plots: Governor

The governor of eastern Laghman province on Sunday pledged that promotion of edu...

US drone kills top Al-Qaeda commander

US drone kills top Al-Qaeda commander

A US air strike killed a senior Al Qaeda commander along with two other militant...

Paktia governor vows to sack ‘unfit’ officials

Paktia governor vows to sack ‘unfit’ officials

The governor of southeastern Paktia province on Tuesday said some officials in l...

22 Armed Insurgents Killed

22 Armed Insurgents Killed

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

21 Development Projects Completed in Khost Province

21 Development Projects Completed in Khost Province

At a cost of AFN 25,860,000 – funded by the National Solidarity Programme of the...

Two Development Projects Completed in Paktia Province

Two Development Projects Completed in Paktia Province

At a cost of AFN three million and 296 thousand – funded by the Rural Water Supp...

8 rebels killed, 14 wounded in Faryab airstrike

8 rebels killed, 14 wounded in Faryab airstrike

At least eight Taliban rebels were killed and another 14 wounded on Friday when ...

12 attacking rebels killed in Badakhshan battle

12 attacking rebels killed in Badakhshan battle

Two foreign fighters were among a dozen militants killed during an hours-long st...

Afghan forces capture Taliban centres in Faryab

Afghan forces capture Taliban centres in Faryab

Afghan security forces captured two important centers from Taliban militants in ...

Khwaja Gogirdak-Fertilizer and Power Plant new gas pipeline project inaugurated

Khwaja Gogirdak-Fertilizer and Power Plant new gas pipeline project inaugurated

The project of Khwaja Gogirdak – Fertilizer and Power Plant new gas pipeline ina...

1 held with 13 kg of heroin in Samangan

1 held with 13 kg of heroin in Samangan

Police in northern Samangan province detained an alleged drug smuggler and recov...

Social media powerful tool to expose corrupt officials: NAI

Social media powerful tool to expose corrupt officials: NAI

Social media users have an effective role in revealing the officials mired in co...

MoD to Launch Large Military Operation in North

MoD to Launch Large Military Operation in North

The Ministry of Defense (MoD) on Sunday announced that the Afghan security force...

7 Armed Insurgents Killed in Fresh Afghan National Security Forces Joint Clearance Operations

7 Armed Insurgents Killed in Fresh Afghan National Security Forces Joint Clearance Operations

In past 24 hours, Afghan National Police conducted several anti-terrorism joint ...

Embattled MoD Expresses Support For Continued U.S. Presence in Afghanistan

Embattled MoD Expresses Support For Continued U.S. Presence in Afghanistan

Ministry of Defense (MoD) spokesman Dawlat Waziri on Thursday reiterated the Afg...

Obama holds video conference with Ghani and Dr Abdullah

Obama holds video conference with Ghani and Dr Abdullah

The US President, Barack Obama, Wednesday held a video conference with his Afgha...

All resources to be used for Daikundi development: Muradi

All resources to be used for Daikundi development: Muradi

The female governor for central Daikundi province on Monday pledged to work out ...

150 insurgents had recently joined the peace process

150 insurgents had recently joined the peace process

The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Saturday said 150 insurgents had recently join...

Inauguration of 29 Welfare Projects in Ghor

Inauguration of 29 Welfare Projects in Ghor

With a cost of more than 65 million and 963 thousand Afs the foundation stone of...

Farah school gets new building with WB aid

Farah school gets new building with WB aid

With a 17.3 million World Bank’s assistance, a new building for the Kahdank High...

police gunned down Taliban shadow governor for western Herat province

police gunned down Taliban shadow governor for western Herat province

provincial police chief  claiming police gunned down Taliban shadow governor for...

Life and Society

Afghan cricket teams performance widely praised

Afghan cricket teams performance widely praised

Analysts and umpires praised Afghan Cricket Team’s performance in the qualifying...

Afghanistan Beats Oman to Secure 5th Place in T-20 Qualifier

Afghanistan Beats Oman to Secure 5th Place in T-20 Qualifier

The Afghan National Cricket Team on Saturday defeated Oman by five wickets to se...

Afghan Cricket Team Qualifies for 2016 T20 World Cup

Afghan Cricket Team Qualifies for 2016 T20 World Cup

The Afghan National Cricket Team on Thursday defeated Papua New Guinea, thereby ...

Afghanistan Smashes Scotland, Marks Historic Victory in T20 Qualifier

Afghanistan Smashes Scotland, Marks Historic Victory in T20 Qualifier

The Afghanistan National Cricket Team marked its third victory in a row after be...

New Players to Join National Team Ahead of Japan Match

New Players to Join National Team Ahead of Japan Match

Slaven Skeledzic, the national soccer team's German coach, said Wednesday that p...

Religious Scholars Call For Ceasefire and End to War

Religious Scholars Call For Ceasefire and End to War

At a meeting entitled the "Role of Religious Scholars in Maintaining Peace and S...

Poetry inspires peaceful life

Poetry inspires peaceful life

Anar Gul annual poetry event, a centuries-old tradition in Kandahar, was an insp...

Heritage sites valuable assets, says president

Heritage sites valuable assets, says president

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday historic relics and sites were Af...

President Ghani: The Ministry of Hajj & Religious Affairs has better plans for Haj Pilgrims

President Ghani: The Ministry of Hajj & Religious Affairs has better plans for Haj Pilgrims

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani met with a number of scholars this morning. In t...

Bamyan officially launched as SAARC cultural capital

Bamyan officially launched as SAARC cultural capital

The central province of Bamyan was on Friday officially declared the first cultu...

Thousands of students to be enrolled for higher education

Thousands of students to be enrolled for higher education

The Ministry of Information and Culture on Monday signed contracts with a number...

Buildings for 130 Laghman schools planned

Buildings for 130 Laghman schools planned

The governor says his administration plans to construct buildings for 130 school...

16 million textbooks to be printed: Balkhi

16 million textbooks to be printed: Balkhi

The Ministry of Education on Tuesday signed a contract of printing 16 million te...

Girls’ right to education spotlighted in radio piece

Girls’ right to education spotlighted in radio piece

Afghan girls have the right to education and to contribute to the development of...

Tailoring Machines Handover in Wardak Province by SIKA

Tailoring Machines Handover in Wardak Province by SIKA

Sixty tailoring machines were distributed recently on women Community Developmen...

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