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.
Pakistani prime minister’s security and foreign affairs advisor Sartaj Aziz has blamed India of promoting terrorism in Pakistan, saying it is “not a secret anymore”.
The percentage of people selling land because of extreme food insecurity has almost doubled in Afghanistan over the past one year, according to a joint study by the United Nations and its partner agencies.
Despite a crane collapse that killed at least 107 pilgrims in Mecca’s Grand Mosque on Friday, this year’s Hajj pilgrimage will go ahead, Saudi government officials said on Saturday.
The fate of the controversial intelligence-sharing agreement between the Afghan government and Pakistan’s intelligence agency continues to be a matter of speculation.
A Dutch aid worker who was kidnapped by unidentified gunmen in Kabul in June has been released after 81 days of captivity, according to the Dutch foreign ministry.