Afghan embassy in Moscow has offered Russian to participate in the restoration of 124 facilities important for the national economy, a media report said on Monday.

Construction of CASA 1000 to begin in 2018

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 03:30 Written by

The Ministry of Water and Energy said construction of the Central Asian-South Asian (CASA) electricity project will begin after the procurement process has been concluded.

The Balkh governor and secretary of Jamiat-i-Islami (JI) on Monday called his support to Chief Executive Officer (CEO) during presidential elections the biggest mistake of his political career.

32 ALP rescued from Taliban jail in Helmand

Tuesday, 14 March 2017 03:25 Written by

At least thirty two soldiers of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) forces were rescued from a Taliban-run jail in southern Helmand province of Afghanistan.

President Ghani, through a decree, established a new ministry, the State Ministry for Reforms in Security Sector, and appointed former Afghan spymaster Amrullah Saleh as its head, a move that has drawn strong reactions from ordinary people and experts believing it can lead to further chaos in the security apparatus. 

Illegal arms contributing to Herat insecurity

Monday, 13 March 2017 03:39 Written by

Public representatives and residents on Sunday said the existence of illegal arms contributed to insecurity and threatened peace in western Herat province.

The Afghan government has asked for an analysis report to be prepared in ten days for the launch of the long-delay electronic national identity cards.

Torkham border to reopen soon, hopes senator

Monday, 13 March 2017 03:38 Written by

The Afghanistan-Pakistan border at Torkham, which has been closed since February 17, will reopen next week, a lawmaker from the tribal region says.

Under presidential special decree and governance Amrullah Saleh has been appointed as state minister for reforms in security sector and Sancharaki has been appointed as deputy minister for information and culture, a statement said on Sunday.

Residents of Alasai district in central Kapisa province have constructed a 100-kilometer long road at their own expense and resources, an official said on Sunday.