Public representatives on Monday expressed concern over the worsening security situation in northeastern Badakhshan province, saying the government ignored the opportunity to eliminate militants in winter season.

4 children dead in Parwan mountain slide

Tuesday, 04 April 2017 01:54 Written by

Four children were killed and eight houses damaged as result of mountain slide in Siagard district of central Parwan province on Monday, officials said.

While the issue of computerization of upcoming presidential election has heated up following the amendment of Population Registration Act, information technology experts and lawmakers stress that prior to such elections, the government has to address public concerns in this regard.

While the issue of computerization of upcoming presidential election has heated up following the amendment of Population Registration Act, information technology experts and lawmakers stress that prior to such elections, the government has to address public concerns in this regard.

Afghanistan to attend Moscow

Monday, 03 April 2017 03:16 Written by

Afghanistan will attend multi-nation conference on peace in the country that is scheduled to be hosted by Moscow on April 14.

HIA prisoners’ release to start next week

Monday, 03 April 2017 03:15 Written by

Some of the prisoners of Hezb-e-Islami will be released next week as the Afghan government is waiting for the return of the party’s leader Gulbuddin Hekmatyar.

ISIS kidnaps 8 farmers in Nangarhar

Monday, 03 April 2017 03:14 Written by

 Islamic State (Daesh) militants have seized eight farmers on charges of growing the illicit poppy crop in the Haska Mina district of eastern Nangarhar province.

Voluntary repatriation of Afghan refugees from Pakistan is set resume on Monday with a cut in the cash incentive for returnees, a UNHCR official said. 

Akram Khpalwak appointed as HPC secretary

Monday, 03 April 2017 02:58 Written by

The Afghan High Peace Council (AHPC) got a new a secretariat chief amid reports the council is facing budget crisis.

Nine members of a family have allegedly been killed during an operation in the Greshk district of southern Helmand province, but local officials reject the claim as baseless.