IED blast kills eight people close to the KU

    KABUL (SW) – At least eight people were killed and more than 30 others wounded following an IED blast at the entrance of the Kabul University, officials confirmed on Friday.

    Taliban attack police HQ in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (SW) – A suicide car bombing was followed by gunfight at the police headquarters in Kandahar on Thursday.

    Not enough work done in the Dari Persian language in Afghanistan

    KABUL (SW) – President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani told an academic conference here on Thursday that not enough work in the Persian Dari language has been done in Afghanistan in comparison to Iran.

    ‘Aspects of peace process should be thoroughly studied’

    KABUL (SW) – Former president Hamid Karzai on Thursday stressed all aspects of the peace process should be thoroughly studied.

    NATO Commander calls for preventing civilian casualties

    KABUL (SW) – Gen. Scott Miller, Commander of NATO's Resolute Support Mission and U.S. Forces


      Editor's Pick
      07 March 2019

      In quest for the best, Afghan migrant faces the worst in Iran

      GHOR (SW) – Khalil, pseudonym for a young Ghor resident, dreamt for a better life away in Iran, but faced the worst time of his life in the journey to and stay over there. …
      Editor's Pick
      01 March 2019

      ‘Massive corruption in front of the President’

      KABUL (SW) – The private firm, which inked a lucrative $ 11 million deal with the Ministry of Communication and Information Technology, has no proven track-record sparking fears of ‘massive fraud’. …
      Editor's Pick
      16 February 2019

      Consumers rise against hidden telecommunication tariffs

      KABUL (SW) – An intense campaign against the telecommunication firms’ alleged hidden costs and tariffs has gained momentum.…
      Editor's Pick
      08 February 2019

      Fears of the Taliban return haunts women and girls

      KABUL (SW) – Since the fall of the Taliban regime, Afghan women have been living in a relatively free environment with liberties to study and work. …