Illiteracy and poverty are obstructing women’s access to justice in Afghanistan, women’s rights activists said at an event in central Bamyan province.
The national unity government (NUG), which was established in September last year following a landmark power-sharing deal brokered by the U.S. government, has earned both bouquets and brickbats for its work over the past one year.
More than 100 women journalists, media professionals and filmmakers are expected to participate in the 36th International Association of Women in Radio and Television (IAWRT) biennial conference in New Delhi from September 15 to 18.
The government of Afghanistan has urged Afghan families not to allow their children to migrate to European countries because of numerous hardships they have to endure.
A large group of Taliban insurgents stormed a prison in central-eastern Ghazni province early on Monday, according to local officials.
NATO allies and partners on Saturday pledged the assistance of 200 million USD to the Afghanistan Infrastructure Trust Fund, which will help in the completion of national grid.
Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) has strongly condemned the abduction of a trader allegedly by the National Directorate of Security (NDS) personnel.
India has offered to help treat 4,000 Afghan children suffering from cardiac diseases, Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) announced on Saturday.
Save The Children, an international organization promoting children’s rights across the world, is sending an Afghan child participant to the UN General Assembly.
At least one Afghan national was killed and 29 others were injured in the crane collapse at the Grand Mosque of Mecca on Friday, the Ministry of Hajj and Religious Affairs confirmed on Saturday.