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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

Afghanistan’s coronavirus tally climbs to 80

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 19:07
By Pajhwok Report on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s positive coronavirus cases... read more

Peace Ministry budget manipulated after approval: MPs

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 19:01
By Pajhwok on 25 March 2020

 

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

Kabul to name inclusive negotiating team in 2 days

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 19:00
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok):  A senior US diplomat in Kabul on Wednesday said the Afghan government would announce an inclusive negotiating team... read more

25 killed in attack on Sikh worshippers in Kabul

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 18:55
By Azizullah Hamdard on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 25 people were killed and eight others wounded after gunmen attacked a Sikh religious... read more

Kabul money market closes for 2 weeks

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 17:44
By Zarghona Salehai on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Sarai Shahzadah money market in capital Kabul will remain closed for two weeks from Saturday to prevent the spread of... read more

Ex-Canada envoy in Kabul replaces UNAMA head

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 17:15
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Former Canada ambassadress to Afghanistan... read more

New positive coronavirus case surfaces in Kabul

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 16:50
By Behishta Arghand on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Public Health... read more

Civilians, policeman killed in Kapesa mortar shell attack

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 16:44
By Farid Tanha on 25 March 2020

MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Three civilians were killed and three others, including a child, wounded when mortar shell fired by militants landed on their vehicle in the Tagab district of central Kapesa province, an official said.

Police Spokesperson Abdul Shaeq Shorash told Pajhwok Afghan... read more

Pakistan denounces attack, regrets loss of lives

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 15:36
By S.Muddasir Ali Shah on 25 March 2020

PESHAWAR (Pajhwok): Pakistan on Wednesday strongly condemned the terrorist attack on a gurdwara in... read more

8 civilians dead in Helmand roadside bombing

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 15:30
By Pajhwok Report on 25 March 2020

LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): At least eight civilians were killed as a result of a bomb bombing in southern Helmand province on Wednesday, an official said.

Omar Zwak, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the roadside explosion hit a civilian vehicle in the Roshan Tower area Musa... read more

Police personnel among 6 killed in Kandahar

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 15:29
By Bashir Ahmad Nadem. on 25 March 2020

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Three individuals were killed as a result of a landmine blast in southern Kandahar province on Wednesday.

Two police personnel and a moneychanger were killed in the blast that took place in the second police district close to Ghazi Park in Kandahar City, the... read more

Temple storming a heinous act, says India

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 14:46
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): India on Wednesday strongly condemned the attack on a gurdwara in Kabul as a heinous act.

Several suicide... read more

Herat:45-year-old woman dies of COVID-19

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 12:36
By Storai Karimi on 25 March 2020

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A woman in western Herat province has dead of the coronavirus in Herat province, taking the number of fatalities to two in Afghanistan... read more

Coronavirus: Global death toll soars to 19,000

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 11:59
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The global death toll from the coronavirus has soared to 19,000, with the number of infections standing at more than... read more

Govt, Taliban to discuss swapping prisoners

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 11:53
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The government and the Taliban... read more

Kabul Sikh temple under attack; 11 dead

Wed, 03/25/2020 - 11:25
By on 25 March 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Nearly a dozen people have been killed in an ongoing firefight at a Sikh gurdwara in the heart of Kabul, officials... read more

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