Nangarhar PC accuses gov’t of supporting ISIS

Monday, 27 November 2017 03:37 Written by

Local officials in eastern Nangarha province have accused the government of supporting Islamic State terror group also known as Daesh, stating that the Taliban are being bombed during the military operation while the Islamic State fighters are not.

Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah has said only slogans would not help end violence against women but practical steps were needed.

2 sisters who lost eyesight 16 years back

Monday, 27 November 2017 03:37 Written by

Khatera, 20 and Sabera 18 are two sisters who lost their eyesight 16 years back when the US and her allies invaded Afghanistan.

Deputy Chief Executive Officer Haji Mohammad Mohaqiq visited Tehran where he praised the fighters, including Afghans for their victories in Syria’s war.

A Kabul University professor is now under the custody along with the girls’ Dorm Manager after a female student committed suicide for the alleged repeated rejection of her monograph by the professor

WJ source of problems than solutions: analysts

Monday, 27 November 2017 03:31 Written by

The disagreements in the Administrative Board of Wolesi Jirga (WJ), and among lawmakers have frustrated the people, who say the house has become a source of trouble-making than problem-solving. 

Residents of the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province say Daesh (Islamic State) rebels continue to receive support, with the result that the militant group is regaining strength with each passing day.

Afghanistan's top security adviser has asked Russia to press the Taliban to enter peace talks, it has been reported.

The UN in Afghanistan has called for united action by all Afghans to end violence against women and girls. 

NUG introduces 12 cabinet picks for trust vote

Sunday, 26 November 2017 03:25 Written by

The government on Saturday introduced to the Wolesi Jirga a dozen nominees for cabinet portfolios for a vote of confidence to replace acting ministers.