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President Karzai’s term ends

According to the constitution, May 22 was the last working day of President Hamid Karzai’s term in office. However, the 61st article of the Constitution allows the President to continue working till the election process is completed. Attorney Nasrullah Stanikzai said, “As the election process is yet to be completed, …

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Ahmad Zia Masood joins hands with Ashraf Ghani Ahamd Zai

Ahamd Zia Masood, former Vice President of Afghanistan has formally announced his support for Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmad Zai in the second round of the Presidential election. Ahmad Zia Masood said Afghanistan currently needs a government that stands for progress through perseverance. Hazrat Sebqatullah Mujaddedi, has also declared his support …

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Insurgents take over Yamgan district in Badakshan

At the onset of campaigning for the upcoming second round of elections, Yamgan district of Badakhshan has been occupied by armed opposition forces. Fazludin Ayar, Badakhshan security commander said, “Due to inclement weather conditions in the area, security forces have been unable to regain the territory and have temporarily halted …

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Armed oppositions attacked India consulate in Herat

This morning, armed oppositions of the government attacked India consulate in Heart province. According to reports, conflict between government forces and insurgents is continuing. It is said that sound of explosions have been heard and some of the consulate’s staffs injured. We will provide you more details as soon as …

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A group of 5 suicide bombers arrested in Laghman

The National Directorate Security (NDS) has said, a group of 5 suicide bombers were      arrested in Mehtarlam city of Laghman Province. Among the 5 suicide bombers one of them was planning to explode himself and the car near the Provincial palace. The press release indicated that The National Directorate Security …

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Investments increased by 27% over the last year: AISA

The amount of investments in Afghanistan increased by 27% over the previous year, said AISA. Wafi Allah Iftekhar, president of AISA, said, “Despite rumors from the enemies of Afghanistan, approval of a temporary solution for investment and ease of investment rules has resulted in an increase in the amount of …

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Recreation Park opened in Khost

Construction work has been completed for a new recreational park in Khost Province, according to municipality of Khost officials. The current recreation park was built by the municipality of Khost at a cost of 48 million Afghanis on the west side of the city and is now ready for utilization. …

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3 jailed for rape, murder charges in Faryab

An appellant court in northwestern Faryab province has sentenced three men to jail for rape and murder charges. Two men have been sentenced each for 16 years in jail, one for rape of a girl and the other one because of killing his father-in-law, chief of appellant court Muhammad Sharif …

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Wolesi Jirga apologizes for restriction on media

The administrative board of the House of Representatives has officially apologized for preventing media from filming Parliament’s session. Recently, the House of Representatives considered a specified spot outside the assembly hall for the reporters and said they were restricted from recording images of the general session of the House. Until …

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Afghanistan self-sufficient in 40 domestic product categories: ACCI

Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) officials say Afghanistan has achieved self- sufficiency in 40 small and medium domestic product categories. ACCI officials said despite many problems, now Afghanistan can compete with the exporting countries of the world in production of food materials, plastics, non-alcohol drinks, safe drinking water …

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