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Upper House Approves 1394 Budget Fiscal Year

Upper house of the parliament has approved the budget for 1394 fiscal year after long discussion made in the house on Tuesday. Deputy Head of the senate said, “the following budget is unfair and unbalanced it needs some reformation, consultancy and advises of the senators for better working.” Senator Zalimay …

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Media Commission of IEC releases Final Monitoring Report

Media Commission of Independent Election Commission believes that without reforms in Electoral Law and Electoral Systems people participation in the upcoming elections will be very weak. The Commission presented their final 2014  elections media monitoring report and asked to form a permanent Media Commission for IEC. According to Afghan Electoral …

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Islamic Banking System agreement signed

Officials in chamber of commerce and industry said,” due to lack of Islamic banks in Afghanistan about 60% of Afghan businessmen to receive loans from abroad” They have signed an agreement with an Arabic company to expand Islamic bank systems in the country. Officials in chamber of commerce and industry …

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Acting local governors new challenge beside cabinet

A number of lawmakers believe that Acting Governors are another challenge for the people of Afghanistan and President Ghani must introduce the new governors imminently. Adding that according to the Law acting governors will be illegitimate after two months. Currently there are 33 acting governors since two months while the …

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Maiwand District Attack claimed 17 causalities

A group of armed militants wearing police uniforms have stormed in security headquarter of Maiwand district of Kandahar Province early mid noon on Monday. The Governor spokes person Samim Khpulwak has confirmed the attack and said ,”one suicide bomber has detonated his explosive vest at the Mainwand district security headquarter …

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Peace Won’t Be in Place without Pakistan Favor

Afghanistan peace council members have said,” Peace will not be in place if Pakistan doesn’t cooperate honestly in Afghanistan.” Head of the International relationship in Peace Council Ismail Qasimyar claimed that the armed leaders of insurgents living on the other side of the border Pakistan, only Pakistan could cooperate on …

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Families of War victims seek Justice

A number of protesters gathered in Kabul asking the government to prosecute those who support the insurgents to perform suicide and terrorist attacks. The protesters also asked the National Unity Government to trail those who were involved in massacres in Afghanistan. Ariana News Correspondent Farahnaz Frotan who has talked with …

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Afghanistan surrenders Latifullah Mahsoud to Pakistan

Pakistani newspapers quoting the Pakistan officials that Latifullah Mahsoud who was arrested two years ago by U.S. forces in Logar province has been handed over to Pakistan government by Afghanistan. Latifullah Mahsoud was one of the closest allies of Hakimullah Mahsoud who was the head of Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan. In addition …

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Lack of Transparency in University Admission Exam: AULU

Afghanistan Universities Lecturers Union (AULU) is concerned about transparency in university entrance exams. The members of the Union argue that influence of the powerful people and corruption are the main reason behind their concerns regarding the lack of transparency while Ministry of Higher Education’s (MOHE) call these statements baseless and …

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U.S, Britain promise not to abandon Afghanistan

British Prime Minister, David Cameron and U.S secretary of state, John Kerry promised not to abandon Afghanistan government and to support Afghan people. London conference on Afghanistan ended with the commitments of the international community to Afghanistan national unity government after the end of NATO’s combat mission in Afghanistan. British …

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