Editorial: Nuristan district falls into Taliban hands
After three days of fighting, the Taliban have taken control of Nuristan’s Du Ab district. The district has fallen into the terrorists’ clutches certainly after the central government had tur.... READ MORE
Votes auditing process: Electoral bodies seek candidates’
KABUL: Independent Election Commission (IEC) and Independent Electoral Complaint Commission (IECC) sought cooperation of both the presidential candidates’ teams to accelerate votes auditing pro.... READ MORE
“Taliban use civilians as shield in Logar”
PUL-I-ALAM: Local officials in eastern Logar province said Wednesday that the Taliban's attacks and subversive activities have highly surged in different parts of the province and they use people.... READ MORE
Taliban suffer heavy losses in operations
KABUL: The insurgent Taliban have suffered heavy losses during military operations carried out by the Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers in different parts of the country, said official Wednesda.... READ MORE
Parts of Do Ab district come under Taliban's control
PARUN: Local officials in eastern Nuristan province have confirmed that some parts of Do Ab district has come under the Taliban militants' control after a three-day long clash with Afghan forces..... READ MORE
Afghanistan needs $6b per annum to sustain ANSF: Zakhilwal
KABUL: Afghan government says it annually need around $6 billion to cover expenses of the Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF), while two and half years ago Chicago Summit had estimated the amo.... READ MORE
Analysts ask govt for regional strategy to avert potential c
KABUL: Political affairs experts on Wednesday during a routine meeting of the Mahmood Tarzi Think Tank asked the Afghan government to draft a regional strategy aimed at containing effects of poli.... READ MORE
Extraconstitutional actions to impact aid: US
WASHINGTON: The United States on Tuesday warned against extra-constitutional actions by any stakeholders in Afghanistan, saying such a move will have an impact on financial and security support. .... READ MORE
Sports & Show Biz
Afghans 129th in FIFA World Ra
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US PGA: Rory McIlroy battles b
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Afghanistan gets stadium fundi
The Indian government has approved a grant of $US 1 million for the de Read More...
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US actress Lauren Bacall dies
US film and stage actress Lauren Bacall has died at the age of 89. Her Read More...
Khoobsurat trailer: Sonam Kapo
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Kick box office collection: Sa
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India employs 40 mimics to scare off parliament monkeys
Forty young people are employed in India to impersonate monkeys to scare off real monkeys causing havoc around Delhi's parliament, a minister says. The men make screeching noises similar to those of black-faced langur monkeys, to frighten red-faced macaqu....
Will drones become the future of farming?
Pilotless drones have had the biggest impact on the battlefield, serving as eyes in the sky and even as attack aircraft. But could they find another role, helping farmers boost food production?.......
Iran and blame the victim game
Tehran is continuously interfering in Afghanistan and pressurizing Kabul under one pretext or the other. Iran’s meddling into our internal affairs while giving it name of concern as Tehran did it recently when its ambassa...