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Strength: Past and present

Strength: Past and present

The Herat Citadel represents the history of Afghan...

Heratis donate $60,000 to blast victims’ kin

Heratis donate $60,000 to blast victims’ kin

Local officials and traders of western Herat provi...

Sadqa-i-Fitr estimated at 40 afghanis

Sadqa-i-Fitr estimated at 40 afghanis

Though the government has yet to make any official...

Kabul hospital gets new emergency ward

Kabul hospital gets new emergency ward

The newly-constructed emergency ward of the Wazir ...
TAPI gas pipeline: operational accord inked

TAPI gas pipeline: operational accord inked

Afghanistan, Pakistan, India and Turkmenistan on F...

89 dead in Orgun market bombing

89 dead in Orgun market bombing

Nearly 90 people were killed and more than 40 othe...

Presence of observers in vote audit stressed

Presence of observers in vote audit stressed

Afghan election observers on Sunday welcomed the a...

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in warm-up cricket match

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe in warm-up cricket match

Afghanistan beats Zimbabwe-A cricket team by 16 ru...

News

Kabul airport security beefed up: NDS

Kabul airport security beefed up: NDS

The National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Wednesday said tight security meas...

UN arranges meeting on strengthening audit

UN arranges meeting on strengthening audit

With the support of both of presidential hopefuls, the United Nations on Wednesd...

Winning hearts and minds

Winning hearts and minds About 36 Afghan National Army soldiers recently completed three-week long public...

National unity govt only remedy, says Spanta

National unity govt only remedy, says Spanta

National Security Advisor Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta on Tuesday called a national ...

Dobbins briefs Karzai on ballot recount

Dobbins briefs Karzai on ballot recount

The special US representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan on Sunday met Preside...

15 insurgents eliminated in Wardak

15 insurgents eliminated in Wardak

A Pakistani from Waziristan tribal region was among 15 militants killed during s...

SCA provides healthcare facilities on Kabul-Jalalabad highway

SCA provides healthcare facilities on Kabul-Jalalabad highway

Trauma centers established by the SCA on the main Kabul-Jalalabad road is playin...

Bamyan handicrafts need market

Bamyan handicrafts need market

An association has been set up in central Bamyan province where women’s handicra...

New welfare projects completed

New welfare projects completed

SCA completed 28 community welfare projects in Maidan Wardak province.

Parwan book exhibition

Parwan book exhibition

Years of unrest and conflict cannot deny the desire of the Afghans for knowledge...

10 rebels killed in drone strike, search operation

10 rebels killed in drone strike, search operation

At least 10 rebels, including suicide bombers, were killed in International Secu...

Saving lives on the battlefield

Saving lives on the battlefield

The Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) personnel from all over Kandahar prov...

17 rebels killed in Kandahar offensive

17 rebels killed in Kandahar offensive

Seventeen armed rebels were killed following an operation by Afghan and foreign ...

37 armed insurgent were killed and two wounded

37 armed insurgent were killed and two wounded

ANA personnel launched joint security operations with ANP to maintain better sec...

Karzai in Paktika to meet blast victims’ kin

Karzai in Paktika to meet blast victims’ kin

President Hamid Karzai, accompanied by senior officials, on Friday travelled to ...

Alasai residents initiate anti-Taliban uprising

Alasai residents initiate anti-Taliban uprising

Residents of Alasai district have initiated an uprising to expel Taliban militan...

Community Center Inaugurates in Larghan Village of Aibak

Community Center Inaugurates in Larghan Village of Aibak

A Community Center project was completed and handed-over in Larghan village of A...

Senior militants among 12 held in Balk

 Senior militants among 12 held in Balk

A military commander and three shadow district chiefs were among 12 militants ar...

10 fighters killed in Badakhshan operation

10 fighters killed in Badakhshan operation

Ten insurgents have been killed during a military operation in the remote northe...

Taliban’s governor among 14 killed: NDS

Taliban’s governor among 14 killed: NDS

Fourteen militants, including the Taliban-nominated governor for northern Badakh...

Senate OKs access to information bill

Senate OKs access to information bill

The upper house of the parliament (Meshrano Jirga) on Tuesday approved the Acces...

US hopes for government of national unity in Kabul

US hopes for government of national unity in Kabul

Heartened by several meetings between presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdul...

UN Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ján Kubiš, visits audit center

UN Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ján Kubiš, visits audit center

The Secretary-General’s Special Representative for Afghanistan, Ján Kubiš, today...

Presidential runners discuss vote audit monitoring

Presidential runners discuss vote audit monitoring

Presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai met ...

UNAMA chief hails Independent Election Commission's efforts to start implementing audit plan

UNAMA chief hails Independent Election Commission's efforts to start implementing audit plan

The most senior United Nations official in Afghanistan today hailed efforts by o...

Heratis donate $60,000 to blast victims’ kin

Heratis donate $60,000 to blast victims’ kin

Local officials and traders of western Herat province on Sunday announced $60,00...

21-km road being asphalted in Nimroz

21-km road being asphalted in Nimroz

Work on asphalting a 21-kilometre road, benefitting a large number of residents,...

Ex-Taliban governor among 7 detained: MoI

Ex-Taliban governor among 7 detained: MoI

At least seven Taliban, including a notorious commander and former governor, wer...

Decision for peace

Decision for peace

Herat Provincial Peace Committee encourages insurgents to stop fighting for a pe...

Construction work of four water supply networks starts in Ghor

Construction work of four water supply networks starts in Ghor

Construction work of four water supply networks was started in Ghor province by ...

Life and Society

Finding best talent

Finding best talent

The Government of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan supports all Afghans to re...

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe to keep series wide-open

Afghanistan beat Zimbabwe to keep series wide-open

In a heroic show, Afghanistan on Tuesday upset Zimbabwe by two wickets in a one-...

Good times return to Herati kids

Good times return to Herati kids

The children of Herat can smile because the Circus School has reopened. As secur...

Aspiring for glory

 Aspiring for glory

The first ever female football tournament in Mazar-e Sharif was recently played ...

Afghanistan to tour Zimbabwe next month

Afghanistan to tour Zimbabwe next month

Afghanistan will take on Zimbabwe during a tour of the landlocked African countr...

The month of multiple rewards

The month of multiple rewards

Afghans observe the Islamic month of Ramadan with religious fervour and reverenc...

Strength: Past and present

Strength: Past and present

The Herat Citadel represents the history of Afghanistan. Its thousand years old ...

Sadqa-i-Fitr estimated at 40 afghanis

Sadqa-i-Fitr estimated at 40 afghanis

Though the government has yet to make any official announcement, religious schol...

1,000 Balkh residents to perform Haj

1,000 Balkh residents to perform Haj

More than 1,000 people would be taken to Saudi Arabia from northern Balkh provin...

Young artists; future in the making

Young artists; future in the making

Kandahar’s Department of Information and Culture encouraged the young school stu...

Braille took Homayoun to university

Braille took Homayoun to university

  Homayoun is studying political science and diplomacy at the university in Maza...

Female literacy course launched in Logar

Female literacy course launched in Logar

A nine-month literacy course for women and girls has been launched in central Lo...

More proficiency, better lives

More proficiency, better lives

The Korean Vocational Training Centre at Bagram Air Field provides Afghans with ...

From Model school to Hub school

From Model school to Hub school

The Mashad Girls School in the Kishim district in Badakshan have been supported ...

Edu institutions to remain shut from June 10-15

Edu institutions to remain shut from June 10-15

In line with the runoff ballot slated for June 14, all educational institutio...
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