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Woman nose cut off by husband in Maimana

An Afghan official says a young woman in a remote northern region of the country had her nose cut off by her husband. Fawzia Salimi, a hospital director in Maymana, capital of Faryab province, said on Tuesday that the 22-year-old woman, Reza Gul, was brought in early Monday having lost …

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IEC should guarantee transparent elections: Ahadi

Chairman of Afghanistan New National Front, Anwarul Haq Ahadi says that the parliamentary election and presidential election will be held simultaneously in October of the next year. Afghanistan New National Front welcomes the specification of the upcoming election timeline; citing the Independent Election Commission (IEC) must guarantee the upcoming elections …

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IEC to hold Parliamentary Election on October 2016

Head of the Independent Election Commission IEC Ahmad Yousuf Nuristani on Monday determined the date for holding parliamentary, district council Election on October, 15, 2016 with the support of Afghanistan Government. Mr, Nuristani has urged that no one can displace our commissioners or members of the IEC,demanding the Government to …

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Abdullah hopes to see suitable results of peace efforts

Afghanistan executive chief Abdullah Abdullah has hoped to see positive results out of the current efforts are being made to ensure peace and stability in Afghanistan. He has insisted that peace talks doesn’t mean stopping of war or not combating terrorism,Afghanistan Government will continue to its fight against terrorism. Meanwhile …

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IEC official takes right decision on Election: Lawyers

A number of Afghan lawyers have praised the Independent Election commission head decision on determining the date for parliamentary Election in Afghanistan. Meanwhile dozens of lawyers have demanded the officials in IEC to be introduced to justice and judicial departments for the wrong act. Officials in IEC have determined the …

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Kabul calls on ‘All Taliban’ to accept peace message

    Afghan Minister of Foreign Affairs, Salahuddin Rabbani opened the Second meeting of the Quadrilateral Coordination Group (QCG) in Kabul on Monday. Rabbani calling on all Taliban groups to join the peace process, said,” On behalf of the people and government of Afghanistan, I take this opportunity and call …

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Abdullah assures no election will happen without reforms

Afghan Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah vows that no election will take place unless reform is induced in the current electoral system. “Some Afghans are concerned that former commissioners convicted of fraud may be leading another election, I assure people that electoral reforms is a pre-condition for elections,” Abdullah …

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Rocket lands near Italian embassy in Kabul, injuring 2

At least two people were injured after militants fired two rockets towards the Kabul city on Sunday night, sources said. The rockets struck near Italian Embassy, injuring two security guards, a security source who wished not to be named said. The rockets landed in Shashdarak, a locality which also homes …

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1400 ANA forces to join frontline’s brothers:Stanikzai

Officials in Ministry of Defense have stated on Sunday that despite of launching peace talk’s negotiations, we should also be ready to defend the independence of the country. Acting Defense Minister Masoud Stanikzai during his speech for the newly graduated Afghan National Army forces said,” we shouldn’t be optimistic for …

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Extremism level upraising in Afghanistan: Usmani

Minister of Haji and religious affairs Faiz Mohammad Usmani stated that on Saturday that the level of extremism is upraising in Afghanistan day by day, saying there are people who are trying to blackmail Islam and benefiting from it. Meanwhile religious Ulamas have urged that terror doesn’t have position in …

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Kabul to host quadrilateral session:MoFA

Officials in Ministry of Foreign affairs on Saturday said that Kabul city will host the second quadrilateral session, and Afghan officials will follow the steps according to road maps ,to determine date for beginning of negotiation, location, and discuss the main issues with Taliban. Ministry of foreign affairs deputy spokesman …

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IEC to announce election timeline for Parliament

Head of the Election commission Yousuf Nuristani has come to the lower house of the parliament to inform about new preparation for holding of parliamentary, district council elections in the country. According to Nuristani coming Monday will the day to announce the precise date for holding parliamentary and district council …

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Zarif says sanctions on Iran will be lifted today

International sanctions on Iran will be lifted on Saturday when the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) issues its final report on Tehran’s disputed nuclear program, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said. Zarif arrived in Vienna earlier on Saturday, where the IAEA is expected to release a report confirming that Iran …

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US lists Islamic State’s ‘Khorasan Province’ as terror group

The United States formally designated the Islamic State group affiliate in Afghanistan and Pakistan as a terrorist organization on Thursday. The State Department, in a statement, said the order concerned the Islamic State group s “Khorasan Province” — which US officials refer to as “ISIL-K.” “The group is based in the Afghanistan-Pakistan region and is composed primarily …

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