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Lukewarm response to voter’s registration worries Qanuni

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 21:05
By on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): Former vice-president and jihadi figure Yunus Qanuni on Thursday said the turnout of ‘a limited number’ of people to... read more

Islamabad disputes reported fall in trade with Kabul

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:35
By Pajhwok on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): Islamabad has denied fall in bilateral trade with Afghanistan... read more

Peace tent set up in Maidan Wardak as well

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 20:10
By on 19 April 2018

MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Like several other provinces, a peace tent was erected on Thursday by the youth and civil society activists in this... read more

Presidential Palace huddle vows voter’s awareness

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:56
By Shakilla Kajaby on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday chaired a meeting that called on religious scholars, civil... read more

2 more security belts being set up in Kabul soon

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 19:20
By Khawaja Basir fitri on 19 April 2018

Basir Fitri

KABUL (Pajhwok): Police on Thursday announced about a 50 percent reduction in crimes in capital Kabul where two... read more

Hundreds donate blood in Nangarhar to save lives

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:43
By Yousuf Zarifi on 19 April 2018

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): University teachers, students and police on Thursday donated blood for those in need in eastern Nangarhar province.

The blood was collected from police, students and teachers on the Nangarhar University campus in Jalalabad, the provincial capital. The organizers said... read more

Ghani wants voter registration drive accelerated

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:34
By on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani discussed the ongoing voter’s registration process with provincial civil and security... read more

24 Taliban, uprising leader killed in Faryab clashes

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:23
By Qutbuddin Kohi on 19 April 2018

MAIMANA (Pajhwok): At least 24 Taliban militants and a key uprising commander have been killed during separate clashes in Kohistanat and... read more

‘Efforts on to facilitate polls in Taliban-held areas’

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:22
By Azizullah Hamdard on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) office said on Thursday the ongoing voter’s registration process faced some issues... read more

Fair polls to increase pressure on Taliban: Nicholson

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 18:17
By Pajhwok on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Defense hosted the quarterly “Women... read more

ADFD reaffirm support for Afghanistan’s development

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 17:22
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Abu Dhabi Fund for Development (ADFD) has reassured its support to the people of... read more

Herat celebratory fire leaves 4 wounded

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:53
By ستورى کريمي, Farid Tanha on 19 April 2018

HERAT (Pajhwok): Four people were wounded in a celebratory gunfire last night in western Herat province, where police detained 13 people over robbery and other charges, an official said on Thursday.

Herat’s Zonal Hospital spokesman Mohammad Rafiq Sherzai said they received one child and... read more

Teachers’ salary issue: Taliban shut over 300 Kunduz schools

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:17
By Ajmal kakar on 19 April 2018

KUNUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have shut down hundreds of schools in northern Kunduz province which deprived nearly 200,000... read more

Some MPs slam move against spymaster as illegal

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 16:05
By Khawaja Basir fitri on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga... read more

Ghor: Kidnapped election workers, policemen freed

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:39
By Pajhwok Report on 19 April 2018

FI\EROZKOH (Pajhwok) Three Independent Election Commission (IEC) employees and two policemen have been freed two day safter their... read more

US court sentences Russian Talib to life in prison

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:13
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): A US court has sentenced former Russian tank commander to life term plus 30 years on charges of conspiring to shoot... read more

Russian Taliban fighter sentenced to life in prison

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:13
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): A US court has sentenced former Russian tank commander to life term plus 30 years on charges of... read more

Pakistan hands over 2 border posts to Afghan forces

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 15:07
By Pajhwok Report on 19 April 2018

GARDEZ (Pajhwok): After two rounds of talks, the Pakistan military has handed the check-posts constructed on Afghan soil to... read more

Woman killed in Kabul accident

Thu, 04/19/2018 - 14:56
By Mohammad Halim Karimi on 19 April 2018

KABUL (Pajhwok): A woman was killed and another man injured in a traffic accident that involved foreigners in capital... read more

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