Many prayer meetings were held across the country on Sunday for 27-year-old Farkhunda who was brutally killed by mob in Kabul last month.
Afghanistan continues to be the largest producer of drugs in the world. The opium-poppy production in Afghanistan has shot up alarmingly in recent years.
Security continues to be the biggest challenge for journalists in Afghanistan who have to report from highly volatile areas and deal with armed rebels, police officials, power lords and criminals.
In a show of solidarity with the bereaved family, Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah visited the house of Farkhunda on Friday and met her family members.
A commission appointed by President Ashraf Ghani to investigate the killing of 27-year-old Farkhunda has declared the victim innocent.
At least six policemen were wounded in fierce clashes that broke out between district police chief and his office manager in northwestern Faryab province on Monday.
In another shocking incident from northern Balkh province, at least five people were abducted by unidentified gunmen late on Sunday.
Noor-ul-Haq Ulumi, the Minister of Interior Affairs (MoIA),has urged the judicial authorities to give exemplary punishment to those accused of killing 28-year-old Farkhunda.
A day after Afghan students held a candle-light vigil at the Afghan Embassy in New Delhi against the brutal killing of Farkhunda, a bigger protest demonstration was held at Jamia Milia Islamia
To raise awareness about women’s rights, the regional offices of the United Nations Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) have been organizing a series of information campaigns.