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Poised to attack, 5 Taliban killed in Jawzjan airstrike

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 22:39
By Hamid Tamkin on 20 September 2017

SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Five Taliban insurgent have been killed and three others wounded in air strikes in Aqcha district of northern Jawzjan... read more

Test power supply to Ghazni from Kabul launched

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 22:19
By Saifullah Maftoon on 20 September 2017

GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): After extension of power pylons from Kabul, southern Ghazni province was connected to imported electricity for... read more

213 kids accused of internal, external security crimes

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 22:01
By Pajhwok on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) on Wednesday said more than 200 children accused of crimes relating to internal and... read more

25 Taliban killed, 11 wounded in Uruzgan offensive

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:49
By Ajmal Wesal on 20 September 2017

TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): At least 25 Taliban have been killed and 11 others wounded during a ground and air operation in central Uruzgan province,... read more

China to build homes for Badakhshan flood victims

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:37
By Pajhwok on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Chinese Embassy in Afghanistan... read more

Progress in girls’ education eroding in some Afghan areas

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:12
By Pajhwok on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): An influential human rights organization has commended the Afghan government’s progress in the area of girls’... read more

300 Afghan students to enter Russian universities this year

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 21:10
By Naheed Bashardost on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): Three hundred Afghan students would travel to Russia for higher ... read more

3 injured in attack on ALP commander’s home

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:44
By Rahim Khan Khoshal on 20 September 2017

SHARANA (Pajhwok): A woman was among at least three people wounded after Taliban insurgents stormed the house of an Afghan Local Police (ALP)... read more

President Ghani to meet his US counterpart tomorrow

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 20:35
By on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani is all set to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump on Thursday and the two leaders are... read more

Kunduz: Taliban ban telecom services at nighttime

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:40
By Ajmal kakar on 20 September 2017

KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have forced telecom companies into suspending their services at nighttime in northern Kunduz province, local... read more

Trump’s pick for US envoy to Afghanistan wins US senate nod

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 19:06
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 20 September 2017

 KABUL (Pajhwok): The US Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved the nomination of a veteran diplomat to serve as President... read more

Over hundred cold stores built in 5 Kabul districts

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:57
By Ahmad Shah Erfanyar on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): As many as 121 cold stores built at total cost of 55 million Afghanis in five districts of central Kabul... read more

Iran, Pakistan agree on political settlement of Afghan conflict

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 18:08
By Pajhwok on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok) Iran and Pakistan... read more

Zakhelwal, Gen. Bajwa discuss security situation

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 17:49
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan... read more

UNAMA welcomes launch of National Electoral Forum

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 17:47
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan... read more

9 militants killed in Laghman-Nangarhar offensives

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:48
By Yousaf zarifi on 20 September 2017

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least nine Daesh (Islamic State) and Taliban insurgents have been killed and four others arrested during air-and-... read more

Daesh rebels kill brothers over spying charges in Kunar

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:33
By Bakhtar Safi on 20 September 2017

ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Daesh militants have killed two brothers over having links with government and gunmen have killed a couple in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Wednesday.

Police Chief Maj. Gen. Jummah Gul Hemat told Pajhwok Afghan News rebels kidnapped the two brothers from... read more

Austria to help Afghanistan collect renewable energy

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 16:23
By Mohammad Halim Karimi on 20 September 2017

KABUL (Pajhwok): Austria is ready to cooperate with Afghanistan... read more

Trump warns states aiding terrorist groups

Wed, 09/20/2017 - 14:23
By Lalit K Jha on 20 September 2017

UNITED NATIONS (Pajhwok): US President Donald Trump on Tuesday said it was time to hold countries responsible for supporting and financing terrorist groups like Al Qaeda, the Taliban... read more

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