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Saudi Arabia to fund 100 schools projects in Afghanistan

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 18:58
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Saudi Arabia has approved a budget to build for 100 schools, the kingdom’s envoy said on Sunday.

Jassim bin... read more

Saudi Arabia to fund 35 projects in Afghanistan

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 18:58
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 05 July 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Saudi Arabia has approved budget for 35 projects in ... read more

Jawzjan couple encourages women to join police force

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 18:21
By Hamid Tamkin on 05 July 2020

  

SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): The only policewoman serving in the operational police unit in northern Jawzjan province asked families not to stop their daughters from serving in police.

Sajeda, 26, the resident of Shiberghan City, is the only female officer serving in Jawzjan... read more

Govt mulls final say on Taliban prisoners

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 18:06
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan government will make a final decision on the remaining Taliban... read more

Mirwais hospital lacks blood amid high demand

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 18:02
By Bashir Ahmad Nadem. on 05 July 2020

 

KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): The Mirwais hospital in southern Kandahar province, where patients from nearby provinces and war and traffic casualties are brought, is in short supply of blood.

Officials say after the outbreak of coronavirus in... read more

Muslimyar lashes out at absent senators

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 17:07
By Khawaja Basir fitri on 05 July 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): Meshrano Jirga... read more

Covid-19: 279 new cases registered in Afghanistan

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 15:21
By Azizullah Hamdard on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Nearly 280 new positive Covid-19 cases were detected in different part of the country in the last 24 hours, taking... read more

Shahzada Currency Market resumes daily activities from Sunday

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 14:08
By Zarghona Salehai on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Moneychangers Union in Sara-i-Shahzada on Sunday said that the market resumed daily activities today (Sunday).

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US soldier killed in Farah traffic accident: Pentagon

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 12:32
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): An American soldier has been killed as a result of traffic accident in western Farah province, the US Department of... read more

Atmar, Blake discuss peace process, Covid-19

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 11:59
By Zarghona Salehai on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Hanif Atmar and British Ambassador to... read more

UK backs Afghan-led peace process

Sun, 07/05/2020 - 11:59
By Zarghona Salehai on 05 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): Acting Minister of Foreign Affairs Hanif Atmar and British Ambassador to... read more

3 police killed, as many injured in Herat blast

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 18:58
By Storai Karimi on 04 July 2020

HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Three police personnel were killed and as many others wounded in a roadside bombing in western of Herat province on Saturday, an official said.  

A government source told Pajhwok Afghan News the blast took place on the Herat-Islam Qala highway in Kahistan district.... read more

Gold prices up, petroleum down in Kabul

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 17:33
By Zarghona Salehai on 04 July 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): The price of gold increased while that of petroleum products declined in Kabul this week, Pajhwok Afghan... read more

Agriculture Cooperatives financially sound, says ministry

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 17:30
By Zarghona Salehai on 04 July 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): The economic and financial condition of Agriculture... read more

President Ghani’s relative shot dead in Kabul

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 16:54
By Khawaja Basir fitri on 04 July 2020

 

KABUL (Pajhwok): A cousin of President Ashraf Ghani has been found shot to death inside his home in Kabul, police said on... read more

Covid-19 infections in Afghanistan rise to 32,672

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 15:06
By Azizullah Hamdard on 04 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 348 new positive Covid-19 cases were detected in different parts of the country in the last 24 hours, taking... read more

Global coronavirus cases top 11 million

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 14:47
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 04 July 2020

KABUL(Pajhwok): Global coronavirus cases has exceeded 11 million, according to a Reuters tally, marking another milestone in the... read more

Government urged to protect national values, prides

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 13:42
By Javed Hamim Kakar on 04 July 2020

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Tghir and Omaid Tolana (Change and Hope Association) have registered their protest and said that disgrace to the... read more

6 militants blown up by own explosive devices

Sat, 07/04/2020 - 13:25
By Shakor Kamran on 04 July 2020

GARDEZ/SHARAN (Pajhwok): At least six Taliban insurgents have been killed by their own explosive devices in two separate incidents in... read more

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