6 ministers-designates may be named by March end

Monday, 20 March 2017 05:13

6 ministers-designates may be named by March end

New ministers-designate for finance, agriculture, foreign affairs, boarder and tribal affairs, mines

Meshrano Jirga urges gov’t to announce election date

Meshrano Jirga urges gov’t to announce election date

 Meshrano Jirga or upper house of parliament on Sunday stressed early holding of the long-delayed p

Number of closed schools more than doubled in two years

Number of closed schools more than doubled in two years

While the National Unity Government (NUG) had promised to reopen about 450 schools shut all over the

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Afghanistan will not be safe haven for terrorists: Stoltenberg

Afghanistan will not be safe haven for terrorists: Stoltenberg

NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg says the transatlantic alliance is trying to prevent Afghanistan from becoming a safe haven for international terrorists. “We have 13,000 troops there and if there’s any lesson...

Security forces make territorial gains in Helmand operation

Security forces make territorial gains in Helmand operation

Joint Afghan security forces are advancing in Helmand’s Maiwand 17 operation which stared a week ago, officials say. The advance started from the Lashkargah city PD 3 area to retake parts...

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Erdogan accuses Merkel of supporting terrorists

Erdogan accuses Merkel of supporting terrorists

Turkey's President Recep Tayyip Erdogan continued his attacks on European leaders on Monday by accusing German Chancellor Angela Merkel of "supporting terrorists". 

DPRK warns of ‘merciless’ strikes as US-S.Korea drills continue

DPRK warns of ‘merciless’ strikes as US-S.Korea drills continue

North Korea warned the United States on Tuesday of “merciless” attacks if an aircraft carrier strike group led by the USS Carl Vinson, which is joining South Korean forces for...