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IEC Restarts Vote Audit Process

Independent Election Commission IEC has begun auditing the votes cast in Presidential run-off election without the presence of the Abdullah Abdullah observers. IEC officials have said,” we have been waiting to have the presence of the Abdullah Abdullah supervisors till 02:00 Pm today but none of his campaigners have attended …

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Kabulis Criticize Mayor, Want Parks

The inhabitants of capital Kabul strongly criticize the mayor of Kabul for not building amusement parks and green areas in the capital city. A number of citizens while interviewing to Ariana News said the Kabul municipality has failed over the past decade to build parks and green areas. They complained …

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New Afghan President Must Attend Last NATO Summit

An official of NATO has urged the new President of Afghanistan should attend the last meeting of NATO member countries going to be held next month. The NATO official said President Hamid Karzai’s Presidential term has finished and his government was no longer a legitimate government. He demanded the new …

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Auditing process to resume on Saturday

The audit process of votes will resume by the independent election commission (IEC) on Saturday. Head of IEC in a press conference with United Nations special envoy for Afghanistan said that the process has been approved in long discussions with the 2 presidential contenders and the UN. United Nations special …

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Pakistan-Based LeT Behind Indian Consulate Attack: Karzai

President Hamid Karzai has accused a Pakistan-based militant group, Lashkar-e-Taiba LeT, of attack on Indian consulate in Herat province, western Afghanistan. President Hamid Karzai made the statement in an interview to “Headlines Today” after participating in the swearing-in ceremony of new Indian Prime Minister. Before meeting with new Indian PM …

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42 More Released From Farah Central Jail

Forty-two more prisoners have been released from the central Jail of western Farah province following special pardon from President Karzai on the occasion of Mujahedeen’s Victory Day. The Jail authorities said the freed inmates were held over different crime charges but now their remaining imprisonment terms are pardoned following Presidential …

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IEC warns officials involved in electoral fraud

Independent Election Commission (IEC) has asked the Government to dismiss officials involved in electoral fraud before their names are revealed. IEC Head, Muhammad Yousif Nuristani emphasized that all high ranking officials like Governors, Security Commanders, Municipality leaders and other Government officials who were involved in cases of electoral fraud should …

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AWCC Receives Banking License From Central Bank

The central bank of Afghanistan –Da Afghanistan Bank—on Monday issued the banking license to Afghan Wireless Communication Company AWCC. The license issued as AWCC has launched “My Money” services allowing transfer of money through mobile phones, purchases, bill payments and other online payments. The My Money services has already been …

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