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Child injured in blast near Kabul crematorium

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:46
By Azizullah Hamdard on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): A child was wounded on Thursday when a bomb blast took place near... read more

Afghans stranded in India to be brought home

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:30
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghan nationals stranded in India will be brought home on five special flights, says the Afghan embassy in New Delhi... read more

5 security personnel among a dozen killed in Kunduz

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:20
By Ajmal kakar on 26 March 2020

KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): At least five security personnel and seven insurgents have been killed as a result of a clash in the Imam Sahib district of... read more

Taliban’s district chief among 8 killed in Ghor clash

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 14:09
By Pajhwok on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Taliban... read more

UN launches $2b appeal to battle COVID-19 pandemic

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 13:11
By Pajhwok Monitor on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations has launched a humanitarian response plan including an appeal for $2 billion to help the... read more

COVID-19: Worldwide death toll tops 21,000

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 13:05
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 21,000 individuals have lost their lives to COVID-19, with the number of infected people increasing to 500,... read more

Training courses planned for Afghan refugees

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 11:20
By S.Muddasir Ali Shah on 26 March 2020

PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): The United Nations has announced organising technical skills training courses for 2,500 Pakistanis and Afghan refugees.

In partnership with the National Vocational and Technical Training Commission (NAVTTC), the UNHCR would arrange the training programmes.

The... read more

Govt, Taliban to start prisoner swap on March 31

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 11:02
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): After weeks of dithering on the issue, the government and the Taliban... read more

Prince Charles tests positive for COVID-19

Thu, 03/26/2020 - 10:53
By Pajhwok Monitor on 26 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Prince Charles is self-isolating in Scotland after testing positive for COVID-19, his office announced on Wednesday... read more

Kabul names 20-member team for talks with Taliban

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 22:57
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): Headed by former National Directorate of Security (NDS... read more

Government announces 20-member delegation for talks with Taliban

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 22:57
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): Headed by former National Directorate of Security (NDS... read more

Coronavirus fury illustrates war folly: UN

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 22:12
By Parwez Karokhil on 25 March 2020

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

Kabul dharamsala attack widely condemned

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 22:10
By Pajhwok Report on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The terrorist attack on a Sikh-Hindu temple in ... read more

Most shops to be closed in Nangarhar from Thursday

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 21:50
By Yousaf zarifi on 25 March 2020

 

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): All major shops and markets, except those selling food and medicines, would be shut down from tomorrow (Thursday) in eastern Nangarhar province.

A commission in Nangarhar, tasked to deal with the spread of coronavirus, said all committees of the commission... read more

$1bn to be saved in 2 years in security sector: Ghani

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 21:35
By Zarghona Salehai on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday changed the plan of saving $1 billion from security sector expenses in two years... read more

MoE announces alternative education plan

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 20:35
By Zarghona Salehai on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok) The Ministry of Education... read more

Herat, Nimroz lock down amid rise in coronavirus cases

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 20:22
By Storai Karimi, Ramin on 25 March 2020

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Local authorities on Wednesday placed the provincial capitals of western Herat and Nimroz provinces under lock down to check the coronavirus spread.

Jailani Farhad, Herat governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the local administration had decided to... read more

Govt’s land deal with AGC stands rejected: MPs

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 20:14
By Pajhwok on 25 March 2020

 

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

MPs begin mediating between Ghani, Abdullah

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 19:18
By Khwaja Basir Fitri on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The administrative boards of both houses of Parliament on Wednesday announced starting mediation between President... read more

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