In a show of solidarity with Afghan security forces, a large number of youth from different walks of life took out a peace march in Kabul on Wednesday.
Dismissing the argument against Nawroz festivities as “baseless”, a number of religious scholars on Wednesday unanimously voted in favor of the annual festival.
Afghanistan Journalists Center (AFJC), an independent body working for free media in Afghanistan,on Wednesday marked the annual National Journalists Day with a series of events in Kabul
Afghanistan’s First Lady, who has emerged as a strong advocate of women’s rights in Afghanistan, believes the Afghan women have embraced change and are ready to take on bigger roles.
The power shortage in Kabul is likely to continue until the end of this month, according to officials in Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS).
Afghan Women’s Network (AWN), a conglomerate of NGOs working for empowerment of women in Afghanistan, celebrated the International Women’s Day at an impressive ceremony in Kabul on Sunday.
In recognition of her contribution to business sector in Afghanistan, Atifa Mansoori, who heads Abdulah Moslem Company, was awarded the Franco-German Prize for the Afghan Women of the Year.
The United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) is marking March 8, the International Women’s Day, under the global theme “Empowering Women, Empowering Humanity”, a statement issued by UNAMA on Sunday said..
Nilofar Rahmani, first female Afghan Air Force pilot, chosen for International Women of Courage Award
Captain Nilofar Rahmani, the first female fixed-wing Afghan Air Force (AAF) pilot in the history of Afghanistan, has been chosen for the prestigious International Women of Courage Award for 2015.
The death toll from avalanches in Afghanistan, triggered by heavy snowstorms, has reached 300, Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah said on Monday.