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Paktika gathering backs Afghan forces, stresses on intra-Afghan talks

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 20:59
By Rahim Khan Khoshal on 21 March 2019

SHARAN (Pajhwok): Hundreds residents in southeastern Paktika province on Thursday admired Afghan security forces for their role and sacrifices and called for intra-Afghan talks to end the almost two decades of war in Afghanistan... read more

US hosts quadrilateral meeting on Afghan peace process

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 20:32
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 21 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): Washington hosts a two-day meeting between Zalmay Khalilzad, US special representative for Afghan peace process, and... read more

‘Police defuses dozens of landmines in Kabul, Balkh, Herat provinces’

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 20:12
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): Police have defused 30 landmines in Kabul, Balkh and Herat provinces, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Thursday... read more

President hopeful of lasting peace in new year

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 15:56
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 March 2019

KABU (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Thursday termed the new solar year as year of peace and said the government wanted a... read more

President in attendance as Flag-hoisting ceremony held in Mazar-i-Sharif

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 13:34
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 March 2019

MAZAR-i-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The traditional flag-hoisting (Janda Bala) ceremony, marking the new solar year, was held in Mazar-i-Sharif, the centre of Nawroz festivities, on Friday.

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, Deputy Chief Executive... read more

Back to back blasts kill 6 persons, injured 23 in Kabul

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:31
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 March 2019

KABUL(Pajhwok): Six people were killed and 23 others injured in  three back to back blasts in the Kart-i-Sakhi locality of capital... read more

Back to back blast kill 6 persons, injured 23 in Kabul

Thu, 03/21/2019 - 11:31
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 March 2019

 

KABUL(Pajhwok): Six people were killed and 23 others injured in  three back to back blasts in the Kart-i-Sakhi locality of... read more

Presidential, provincial elections on Sept 28, decides IEC

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 22:48
By Mohammad Halim Karimi on 20 March 2019

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC... read more

EU gives Afghanistan €27m in humanitarian aid

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 20:47
By Pajhwok on 20 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): The European Commission on Wednesday announced releasing €27 million in humanitarian assistance for people in need in... read more

Newborn dies in Baghlan hospital due to no oxygen

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 20:07
By Raz Muhammad on 20 March 2019

PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): A father in northern Baghlan province claims his newborn son died at hospital due to non-availability of oxygen, but doctors rejected his claim.

The father, Abdul Hakim, told reporters in the Civil Hospital in Pul-i-Khumri that his newborn baby died last night soon... read more

New solar year ‘Operation Khalid’ to commence tomorrow

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 19:20
By Ahmad Shah Erfanyar on 20 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): On the eve of new solar year... read more

No female doctor in 2 Daikundi districts: Residents

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 18:08
By Pajhwok Report on 20 March 2019

NEILI (Pajhwok): A number of women in Nawmish and Patu districts of central Daikundi province have complained about the absence of female doctors... read more

40 rockets seized, 3 suspects detained in Nangarhar

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 17:00
By Yousaf zarifi on 20 March 2019

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Border police have seized 40 rockets in Momand Dara district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.

The official said the rockets had been smuggled from Pakistan... read more

‘Women’s presence in public sector reduces gander inequality’

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 16:38
By Storai Karimi on 20 March 2019

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Officials in western Herat province say the outgoing solar year was ‘fortunate’ for... read more

Wanted criminals to be arrested soon, promises interior minister

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 15:00
By Mohammad Hakim Basharat on 20 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Wednesday promised bringing to justice those involved in organised crime and asked... read more

Khalilzad, Rahmani meet on US-Taliban parleys

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:51
By Pajhwok Monitor on 20 March 2019

KABUL (Pajhwok): Top US and Afghan diplomats have held discussions on marathon peace negotiations between representatives of the Trump... read more

Over 3,771 militants killed in north this year: ANA official

Wed, 03/20/2019 - 14:48
By Ahmad Jawed on 20 March 2019

MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): More than 3,700 militants, including foreign rebels, have been killed in 88 military operations in north Afghanistan... read more

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