The next fiscal year’s budget totals 361.9 billion AFs of which 267 billion AFs is the ordinary budget and 93.7 billion AFs is the development budget.
The US’s envoy to the United Nations said at a UN session that “victims of violent extremist groups like ISIS and Taliban suffer from particularly severe trauma.”
The incident took place near Ghazanfar square in Mazar-e Sharif city, sources added. No group has claimed responsibility behind the incident so far. Roadside bombs and improvised explosive devices are the top killers of Afghan civilians and security forces. Insurgents have been blamed for the ...
The second Vice-President, Sarwar Danish at the ceremony of World Children’s Day said that the terrorist groups use children of Afghanistan for suicide attacks in the country.
General Dostum, Ashraf Ghani’s First Vice President will return home within 10 days and will continue in his post as the vice president of Afghanistan, said Abdullah Qarloq, Deputy Chief of Junbesh Party.
Neighbours can help Afghanistan resolve its problems, Iran says, stressing a more active role for the UN in promoting national reconciliation in the war-hit country.
Air Force Commander Major General Raziq Shirzai says the Afghan pilots will fly the Black Hawk helicopters for their missions from now on.
The interior ministry said they have launched an investigation into the former call center chief’s claims against the ministry and vice versa.
Wardak police said the operation was carried out by police, the army, special forces and commandos and is ongoing.
Pakistani goods will be offloaded at border crossings before being loaded on Afghan trucks, the Ministry of Transport and Civil Aviation said Tuesday.
Public awareness drives on human trafficking have helped in a decline in the number of incidents of human trafficking in the country in comparison to the past years, Emergency Relief and Development Authority (ERDA) said on Tuesday.
The new US ambassador to Afghanistan has said the Americans have been in the war-torn country to help the Afghans build their future.
Pakistan’s Ambassador to the United Nations Maleeha Lodhi has said all parties involved in the Afghan conflict will fail by adopting a military option.
The provincial governor of northern Balkh province and chief executive of Jamiat-e-Islami Ata Mohammad Noor has accused the government of national unity of adopting a theory and approached aimed at cleansing certain ethnic groups from the political scene by sparking ethnic tensions.
Afghanistan’s economic growth is projected to increase slightly to 2.6 percent in 2017 from 2.2 percent in 2016 as the country’s deteriorating security weighs on the economy, according to the latest Afghanistan Development Update series released today by the World Bank.
The Ministry of Defense (MoD) officials on Sunday confirmed the Afghan security forces have taken delivery of 495 new armored personnel carriers from the United States.
Several shops were gutted when a fire erupted in the Bush Bazaar in the capital Kabul Tuesday morning, causing millions Afghanis losses.
Religious leaders came together in support of efforts to build a culture of tolerance and non-violence in Afghanistan at an event organized by the Bamyan regional office of UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA)
The former National Directorate of Security (NDS) Rahmatullah Nabil on Monday night claimed that printing equipment for fake ballot papers were found in houses around Wazir Akbar Khan, in Kabul city, during the run up to the 2014 elections. He claimed the machines were found in the houses of high-ranking ...
Syrian President Bashar al-Assad thanked his Russian counterpart, Vladimir Putin, for "saving" his country and for Russia's support in Syria.