Afghan government has taken full control of the air traffic operations from the NATO, according to the officials of the Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA).
Ahead of the International Day of Peace, which is observed around the world on September 21 to strengthen the ideals of peace, Afghan Women’s Network (AWN) released a policy brief on Thursday.
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.
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.
President Ashraf Ghani on Monday chaired a meeting at the presidential palace to discuss the development plan of Kabul city.
A radio series launched by United Nations on the theme of ‘youth in politics’ is expected to reach 800,000 Afghans across four northeastern provinces over the next few months.
To mark the International Youth Day, which falls on August 12,many functions were held in different parts of the country this week.
The International Youth Day 2015 was celebrated at a glittering ceremony in Kabul on Wednesday on the theme of ‘youth civic engagement’.
The first ever two-day media exhibition in Kabul witnessed tremendous rush of visitors from all walks of life.
A high-intensity earthquake struck the Hind Kush region in Afghanistan on Monday, tremors of which were felt in many neighboring countries.