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 KABUL: Chief Executive, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah met with British ambassador to Kabul at his office on Tuesday, his office said in a statement.  In the m…
04.26 / 03:19
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By: Sabera Azizi On April 13, the United States’ military dropped a Massive Ordnance Air Blast (MOAB) in Achin, Afghanistan. The bomb is better known as the “mother of all bombs.” It is one of the most powerful non-nuclear bombs. According to CNN military analyst Rick Francona, the bomb sets “off a huge blast, it Read the full article…
04.25 / 22:36
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At least two hundred and fifty policewomen graduated from the police academy in Kabul after completing their courses over a period of two months. A ceremony was organized in Kabul police academy to celebrate the graduation of the policewomen. Several key government officials, including the chief of the Independent Human Rights Commission of Afghanistan Dr. Read the full…
04.25 / 22:36
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At least two operatives of the Haqqani terrorist network were killed and five others were arrested during an operation in central Logar province of Afghanistan. The Afghan Intelligence, National Directorate of Security (NDS), said the two militants were killed during a special operation conducted by the intelligence operatives that also led to the apprehension of Read the full…
04.25 / 22:36
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The Afghan government has approved five contracts worth 5.5 billion Afghanis during a meeting of the National Procurement Commission. The Office of the President, ARG Palace, said the meeting of the National Procurement Commission was chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani and was organized late on Sunday evening. The contracts approved during the meeting included Read the full…
04.25 / 22:36
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The Afghan authorities have made heady in their fight against corruption although enormous changes remains, according to a new UN report. Titled ‘Afghanistan’s Fight Against Corruption: The Other Battlefield’, the report states that key component of Afghanistan’s fight against corruption is the dedicated Anti-Corruption Justice Centre (ACJC), with dedicated police and prosecution units, and a Read the full article…
04.25 / 22:36
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Princess Zahra Aga Khan, the daughter of Prince Karim Aga Khan met with President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in ARG Palace today and reaffirmed continued support to the Aga Khan Development Network to Afghanistan. According to the informed sources, Princess Zahra, the head of the social welfare of the Aga Khan Development Network, was accompanied by Read the full…
04.24 / 22:41
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At least thirty seven militants affiliated with the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Khurasan (ISIS-K) were killed in a series of air and ground operations in eastern Nangarhar province of Afghanistan. According to the local security officials, the militants were killed during the operations conducted in the vicinity of the restive Achin district. The Read the full…
04.24 / 22:41
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The United Nations in its latest report has expressed concerns regarding the persisting torture of detainees in the Afghan prisons. “The continuing torture and ill-treatment of detainees is a matter of serious concern, but we acknowledge the genuine commitment and the efforts of the Government to deal with this issue,” said Tadamichi Yamamoto, the Secretary-General’s Read the full artic…
04.24 / 22:41
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The Minister of Urban Development and Housing Syed Sadat Mansoor Naderi became a member of the Governing Council of the United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-Habitat). According to an official release “The Council elected by acclamation Afghanistan (Asia-Pacific States) to a term expiring on 31st December 2020.” The release further added that “It postponed the Read the full artic…
04.24 / 22:41
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A suicide car bomb attack has taken place close to a military in Southeastern Khost province of Afghanistan. The Ministry of Interior (MoI) confirmed the incident took place close to the Campaign military camp. MoI acting spokesman Najib Danish said the incident took place around 1 pm local time after a car bomb was detonated Read the full…
04.24 / 22:41
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  KABUL: World Immunization Week launched yesterday in Afghanistan by the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), WHO and UNICEF, together with national and international …
04.24 / 17:07
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