The campaign to categorise Afghanistan as a "safe country" is misguided and perpetuates the cycle of displacement for Afghans in Europe, Iran and Pakistan.
Over 1,600 Individuals Receive Forms for Candidacy: IEC

Over 1,600 Individuals Receive Forms for Candidacy: IEC

As many as 1,000 Individuals have received candidacy application forms for parliamentary and 650 more for district council elections, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) said Sunday.
27 May 18 - 18:00
Bank director and 3 workers shot dead by own guard in Uruzgan province

Bank director and 3 workers shot dead by own guard in Uruzgan province

The director of New Kabul Bank and his three employees were shot dead by a security guard in Tarinkot city, the provincial capital of Uruzgan province.
27 May 18 - 17:08
Without Security Holding Election Is ‘Meaningless’: Senators

Without Security Holding Election Is ‘Meaningless’: Senators

Expressing concerns regarding the deteriorating security in several provinces, a number of Afghan senators on Sunday said if the government does not ensure security, holding election will be ...
27 May 18 - 16:13
Gang of young boys involved in robberies busted in Kabul city

Gang of young boys involved in robberies busted in Kabul city

A gang of young boys involved in robberies has been busted during an operation of the Afghan police forces in Kabul city.
27 May 18 - 16:11
Islamabad reacts at Kabul’s stance regarding FATA-KP merger

Islamabad reacts at Kabul’s stance regarding FATA-KP merger

Islamabad reacted at the stance of the Afghan government regarding the decision to merge Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
27 May 18 - 14:33
19 DAESH militants killed in Haska Mina air raids

19 DAESH militants killed in Haska Mina air raids

Two divisional commanders of the terrorist group -- named Qari Esrar and Mullah Hasghar -- were among those killed in the air raid.
27 May 18 - 14:23
Bale sinks Liverpool dreams in Champions League final

Bale sinks Liverpool dreams in Champions League final

The Welshman scored one of the tournament's finest-ever final goals to help end the Reds' hopes of winning the European title.
27 May 18 - 10:58
Militants suffer casualties in Ghor airstrikes

Militants suffer casualties in Ghor airstrikes

The anti-government armed militants have suffered heavy casualties during the airstrikes conducted n northwestern Ghor province of Afghanistan, the Afghan Military said Saturday.
27 May 18 - 09:55
NSA Atmar, top Afghan military officials to meet Pakistan’s Army Chief

NSA Atmar, top Afghan military officials to meet Pakistan’s Army Chief

Afghanistan’s National Security Advisor Mohammad Hanif Atmar will meet with Pakistan’s Chief of Army Staff (CoAS) General Qamar Javed Bajwa in Pakistan.
27 May 18 - 09:19
US sanctions on Hezbollah will have no effect, Nasrallah says

US sanctions on Hezbollah will have no effect, Nasrallah says

The secretary general of the Lebanese resistance movement says the latest round of sanctions by the United States and a number of its Persian Gulf Arab allies against the leadership of the group ...
26 May 18 - 15:50
Iraqi cleric Sadr rejects any change in anti-US stance

Iraqi cleric Sadr rejects any change in anti-US stance

Iraqi cleric Muqtada al-Sadr, whose coalition won the largest number of seats in Iraq's parliamentary elections, has reiterated his anti-US policy, saying there has been no change to the position....
26 May 18 - 15:27
Police in Badghis Selling Military Equipment to Militants: Local Officials

Police in Badghis Selling Military Equipment to Militants: Local Officials

Local officials in Badghis say some Afghan police soldiers are selling their weapons and other military equipment to anti-government armed groups in the province.
26 May 18 - 15:24

Afghan Air Force has dropped over 50 laser guided bombs: US AFCENT

The US Air Force Central Command in its latest report has stated that the Afghan Air Force has dropped more than 50 laser guided bombs after the first deployment of such a bomb on 22nd March....
26 May 18 - 15:03
Candidates’ nomination kicks off for parliamentary and district councils elections

Candidates’ nomination kicks off for parliamentary and district councils elections

The nomination of the candidates for the upcoming parliamentary and district councils elections formally kicked off today across the country.
26 May 18 - 14:59
Govt Warned Against Further Chaos In Faryab

Govt Warned Against Further Chaos In Faryab

A public uprising commander says he will take serious action against government forces if his fighters who are under siege by militants are not rescued.
26 May 18 - 14:42
Afghanistan and the false sense of safety

Afghanistan and the false sense of safety

The campaign to categorise Afghanistan as a "safe country" is misguided and perpetuates the cycle of displacement for Afghans in Europe, Iran and Pakistan.
26 May 18 - 14:41
Local Taliban leader killed in gunfight in E. Afghan province

Local Taliban leader killed in gunfight in E. Afghan province

A Taliban local leader was killed in a gunfight in Afghanistan's eastern province of Nangarhar overnight, the provincial government said in a statement Friday.
26 May 18 - 14:41
U.S. effort to stabilize Afghanistan is $5 billion failure, watchdog says

U.S. effort to stabilize Afghanistan is $5 billion failure, watchdog says

 The watchdog responsible for monitoring the U.S. government’s effort to rebuild Afghanistan says the 15-year, $5 billion effort hasn’t worked, according to a report released.
26 May 18 - 14:40
Shaheen Corps confirm Afghan army casualties in Faryab attack

Shaheen Corps confirm Afghan army casualties in Faryab attack

The 209th Shaheen Corps of the Afghan Military in the North has confirmed the casualties of the Afghan armed forces in an overnight attack by the Taliban militants in northern Faryabn province....
24 May 18 - 14:51
Suicide Attack Foiled in Laghman: NDS

Suicide Attack Foiled in Laghman: NDS

A suicide bomber has been arrested in eastern Laghman before carrying out an attack in the province, the National Directorate of Security (NDS) said in a statement on Thursday.
24 May 18 - 13:37