Home / Latest News (page 4)

Latest News

Ghani Rejects Proposed Uniform for Schoolgirls


President Ashraf Ghani has rejected the proposed new uniforms for schoolgirls suggested by the Ministry of Education. A spokesman for Afghan President of Wednesday said the design has been rejected because it was inappropriate and in contrast with the culture of the people. “The scheme which was suggested by the …

Read More »

Panjsher Governor Accused of Smuggling Lazuli


Ariananews receives documents that accuse the governor of Panjsher, Arif Sarwari of illegally smuggling lazuli stones from Badakhshan province.  Based on the documents,  the governor of Panjsher in cooperation with the Mines department of the province announced the transition of lazuli stones legal. Officials in Ministry of Mines and Petroleum …

Read More »

Kabul Blast Kills 4, Injures 30


A roadside bomb struck a minibus in Taimani area of the capital Kabul during the evening rush hour, killing at least 4 people and wounding 30 others. Ministry of Interior (MoI) said the improvised explosive device had been planted on the roadside. Sediq Sediqi, spokesman of MoI noted that one …

Read More »

Abdullah Urges for Independent Judiciary


Afghan Chief Executive on Sunday asked judicial institutions to maintain their independence in making decisions. “The judiciary system must have its independence against any organ and there must be no interference in their affairs,” said CE Abdullah Abdullah who was speaking at a ceremony in Kabul under the name of …

Read More »

Russia to Involve U.S. in Talks on Afghanistan


Russia is planning to involve the United States of America and Central Asian countries in a new peace dialogue which apparently aims to end the war in Afghanistan. China and Russia have been concerned about the growing influence of Islamic State insurgency in the war-torn Afghanistan; therefore, the two countries …

Read More »

Afghan Police Arrest 9 Drug Smugglers


Afghan counter-narcotics special operation police have arrested nine drug smugglers during the past 24 hours. The Afghan Ministry of Interior (MoI) in a statement on Sunday said,” In past 24 hours, Afghan Counter-Narcotics Special Operation Police carried out 10 successful operations in Kabul, Parwan, Panjshir, Badakhshan and Farah provinces, arresting …

Read More »