To emphasize the importance of women’s role in peace-building initiatives, the United Nations (UN) started a series of nationwide events in Afghanistan this week.
In a shocking incident, a man has been arrested in northern Jawzjan province for allegedly raping his minor daughter.
President Ashraf Ghani’s remarks on the occasion of the martyrs’ week will neither please the Taliban leadership nor the Pakistani government.
Chief Executive Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday paid glowing tributes to the mujahideen (martyrs) of Afghanistan for rendering exemplary sacrifices and called on the people to stand united against the divisive forces.
China, which has recently developed close relations with the national unity government of Afghanistan, has come forward to help improve security situation in Kabul.
Ata Mohammad Noor, the acting governor of northern Balkh province, has vowed justice for 13 people killed by unidentified gunmen in the province this week.
Mullah Mansour Dadullah, a senior Taliban commander, has made a stunning revelation, which points to a deep alliance between the Afghan Taliban and Pakistan’s intelligence agency.
The spring offensive launched by the Taliban in April this year has lost momentum and armed insurgents have admitted defeat on the battlefield, the ministry of defense (MoD) spokesman said on Monday.
The Electoral Reforms Commission (ERC) on Monday welcomed the presidential decree approving seven out of 11 recommendations made by the commission last week.
A day after at least 11 Afghan police and counter-narcotics officials were killed in an airstrike in southern Helmand province, a spokesman for the U.S. forces in Afghanistan said they were not involved in it.