18/08/2019

    AGO clarifies stance on moving Ferozi from prison to home

    KABUL (SW) – The Attorney General Office on Sunday clarified Khalilullah Ferozi, one of the former shareholders charged for the Kabul Bank collapse, has been moved from prison to custody at home in line with proper legal procedures.
    18/08/2019

    Carnage at a wedding party in Kabul

    KABUL (SW) – A brazen suicide bombing at a wedding hall in Kabul killed at least 63 people late on Saturday.
    17/08/2019

    Ghani vows to protect democratic system in the peace process

    KABUL (SW) – President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said the country needs a peace deal that does not repeat the bitter past experiences.
    17/08/2019

    AFN 20 million for four new academic anthems

    KABUL (SW) – To celebrate the 100th Independence Day, the National Unity Government has embarked on a number of extravagant plans.
    17/08/2019

    Trump briefed on negotiations with the Taliban

    MONITORING (SW) – President Donald Trump was briefed on Friday by top national security advisers on the status of negotiations with the Taliban on a U.S. troop pullout from Afghanistan and the potential for a political settlement between the warring sides.

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      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. …