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Peace in Afghanistan tied to US pullout: HIA chief

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 13:05
By S.Muddasir Ali Shah on 22 October 2020

PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): The Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan... read more

Wealthy individual gunned down in Herat

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 12:42
By Storai Karimi on 22 October 2020

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a wealthy individual in western Herat province, an official said on Wednesday.

Police spokesman Abdul Ahad Walizada told Pajhwok Afghan News Haji Nek Mohammad “Bagh Dashti” came under attack from unidentified gunmen on his way home... read more

Children not, Taliban killed in Takhan airstrike: MoD

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 12:29
By Ajmal kakar on 22 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Defence (MoD) on Thursday said that seminary students not but armed... read more

12 killed, 14 injured in raid on Takhar seminary

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 12:29
By Ajmal kakar on 22 October 2020

TALOQAN (Pajhwok): At least 12 people have been killed and 14 others wounded in an airstrike on a seminary in northern Takhar province, an official said on Thursday.

Jawad Hijri, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the Afghan Air Force conducted the raid on a seminary in... read more

Half of Herat residents without power supply

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 12:26
By Pajhwok on 22 October 2020

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Power supply to half of western Herat province has been cut off as a result of a Taliban attack on an electricity pylon... read more

Scores of fighters killed in security operations

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 12:15
By on 22 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 74 Taliban... read more

Covid-19: Afghan airlines incur millions of dollars loss

Thu, 10/22/2020 - 11:28
By Abdul Raqeeb Sail on 22 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA) and some airlines suffered millions of dollars loss due to curbs imposed after the outbreak of Coronavirus nation-wide and worldwide.

The pandemic caused $40 million loss to ACAA, $22.5... read more

Order outside consulate Afghan responsibility: Diplomat

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 20:31
By Yousaf zarifi on 21 October 2020

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Pakistan’s Consul General in Jalalabad Abdidullah on Wednesday said the responsibility to maintain order outside the... read more

Visa issue needs Kabul-Islamabad level solution: Amarkhel

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 20:29
By Yousaf zarifi on 21 October 2020

JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Nangarhar governor Ziaul Haq Amarkhel on Wednesday said Tuesday’s stampede that left many dead and wounded would be investigated and that the Pakistan... read more

Ghani: Final decision on peace to come from Parliament

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 18:38
By Ahmad Shah Erfanyar , خواجه بصیر فطري on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani during a speech at the introduction ceremony of ministers-designate on Wednesday recalled... read more

NATO chief asks Taliban to live up to pledges

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 18:19
By Nizamuddin Hameedi on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): NATO... read more

2 injured as car bombing hits ANA base in Kandahar

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 18:14
By Bashi Ahmad Naadim on 21 October 2020

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A car bombing targeted an Afghan National Army (ANA) base in southern Kandahar province on Wednesday, an official said.

The explosion took place in the Zangitan area of Shawalikot district, confirmed Sadiq Issa, spokesman for 205thAtal Military Corps.... read more

Pakistan Embassy says saddened over Jalalabad stampede

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 17:18
By Parwez Karokhil on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Pakistan... read more

Helmand IDPs in need of urgent assistance: UNHCR

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:51
By Nizamuddin Hameedi on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR), calls for urgent protection and assistance for tens of thousands of civilians... read more

Covid-19 deaths top 1,500 in Afghanistan

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:47
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said on Wednesday 141 more... read more

41m infected with Covid-19 internationally

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:22
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Around 41 million people have been tested positive for Covid-19 and more than 1.129 million killed by the pandemic... read more

Deputy police chief among 25 killed in Takhar firefight

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:20
By Ajmal kakar on 21 October 2020

TALOQAN (Pajhwok): At least 25 security personnel, including the deputy police chief of northern Takhar province, have been killed in a clash with Taliban... read more

Former police official gunned down in Kabul

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:12
By Ahmad Shah Erfanyar on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen have shot dead a former counter-narcotics police chief in Kabul, an official said on Wednesday.... read more

4 senior MoHE officials dismissed against law

Wed, 10/21/2020 - 16:04
By Azizullah Hamdard on 21 October 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Four high ranking Ministry of Higher Education... read more

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