This weekend marks the 17th anniversary of the US coalition’s invasion of Afghanistan, triggering a war that has lasted four times as long as the first world war.
Afghan National Police Seize 1,000 Kg of Explosives

Afghan National Police Seize 1,000 Kg of Explosives

Afghan National Police (ANP) seized 1,000 kilos of explosives in eastern Laghman province.
16 October 18 - 11:49
India, China agree to jointly train Afghan diplomats

India, China agree to jointly train Afghan diplomats

India and China have launched a programme to impart training to 10 Afghan diplomats which will be followed by similar joint plans to help rebuild the war-torn country, said China’s Ambas­sador ...
16 October 18 - 10:29
Samangan’s Security chief, several soldiers martyred in Taliban attack

Samangan’s Security chief, several soldiers martyred in Taliban attack

The Security Chief of Samangan province Haji Khawani has been martyred along with several police soldiers in an attack by the Taliban militants, the local officails said.
16 October 18 - 10:20
Ghazni gets new security chief amid recent reshuffle in MoI leadership

Ghazni gets new security chief amid recent reshuffle in MoI leadership

The Commander of the 505th Zone of the Afghan National Police Brigadier General Ghulam Farooq Tarakhel has been appointed as the new Security Chief of southeastern Ghazni province.
15 October 18 - 16:02
NPA introduced Afghanistan Government Electronic & Open Procurement System

NPA introduced Afghanistan Government Electronic & Open Procurement System

Using this system, private companies will apply for contracts that they are expert in it. AGEOPS Works are categorized into eleven sections and companies can apply for one or more based on their ...
15 October 18 - 15:33
Wolesi Jirga hopeful escapes unhurt in gun attack

Wolesi Jirga hopeful escapes unhurt in gun attack

A Wolesi Jirga runner from northeastern Badakhshan province has survived a gun attack that left three policemen injured, an official said on Monday.
15 October 18 - 15:03
Ghani inaugurates 22.48 km road, industrial and agricultural park in Parwan

Ghani inaugurates 22.48 km road, industrial and agricultural park in Parwan

President Mohammad Ashrf Ghani inaugurated the first phase of Jabal Saraj – Nejrab road and industrial and agricultural park during his visit to northern Parwan province.
15 October 18 - 14:16
Armed Taliban Suffer Heavy Casualties in Paktika Province

Armed Taliban Suffer Heavy Casualties in Paktika Province

The operation carried out in Khoshamand district, eastern Paktika province, as a result, 30 armed Taliban were killed.
15 October 18 - 11:20
Simorgh Alborz defeats Oqaban Hindokush 3-1 in football premier league

Simorgh Alborz defeats Oqaban Hindokush 3-1 in football premier league

The Simorgh Alborz football team defeated Oqaban Hindokush 3-1 during a decisive match of the Afghanistan football premier league on Sunday.
15 October 18 - 10:28
MMA fighter Hotak attacked with knife in Kabul

MMA fighter Hotak attacked with knife in Kabul

Afghan mixed martial arts fighter Ahmad Wali Hotak has been hospitalized after suffering injuries in knife attack in Kabul.
15 October 18 - 10:03
Khalilzad, Taliban ‘Agree’ To Discuss Withdrawal Of Troops

Khalilzad, Taliban ‘Agree’ To Discuss Withdrawal Of Troops

Former Taliban officials on Sunday were optimistic about the meeting between US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Ambassador Zalmay Khalilzad, and Taliban officials in Qatar ...
14 October 18 - 19:28
Afghanistan begins mass deployment of forces to guard elections

Afghanistan begins mass deployment of forces to guard elections

More than 50,000 forces are being deployed across Afghanistan as the country prepares to go to the polls to elect new parliament in less than a week.
14 October 18 - 16:09
20 ANA soldier killed, 2 captured alive in Taliban attack

20 ANA soldier killed, 2 captured alive in Taliban attack

At least 20 Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers have been killed and two others captured alive in a Taliban attack in western Farah province, an official said on Sunday.
14 October 18 - 15:38
More than 230,000 election observers to oversee Afghanistan polls

More than 230,000 election observers to oversee Afghanistan polls

More than 230,000 election observers will monitor the parliamentary and districts council elections in Afghanistan due to take place on coming Saturday, the country's top electoral body said ...
14 October 18 - 15:03
Afghan, Pakistani forces begin battle over Durand Line fence at Kandahar

Afghan, Pakistani forces begin battle over Durand Line fence at Kandahar

Afghan and Pakistani forces have started battling each other over building of fence along the Durand Line at Kandahar province, the provincial police chief said Sunday.
14 October 18 - 14:38
Contract worth $25m signed for Kunduz irrigation, electricity project

Contract worth $25m signed for Kunduz irrigation, electricity project

A contract worth 25 million US Dollars was signed for the implementation of irrigation and electricity production project in northern Kunduz province of Afghanistan.
14 October 18 - 14:32
15 Migrants Killed When Truck Plunges into River in Turkey

15 Migrants Killed When Truck Plunges into River in Turkey

Fifteen people, including children, died Sunday when a vehicle carrying migrants plunged off a highway into a riverbed in western Turkey, state media said.
14 October 18 - 13:43
Taliban’s deputy shadow governor dies of critical wounds in Herat

Taliban’s deputy shadow governor dies of critical wounds in Herat

The deputy shadow governor of the Taliban group for western Herat province Manan Lewanay has died of critical wounds he sustained during the operations of the Afghan police forces.
14 October 18 - 13:30
Elections: MoI Says Taliban Control 11 Districts

Elections: MoI Says Taliban Control 11 Districts

Ahead of the upcoming parliamentary polling which is set for next week, the Ministry of Interior Affairs (MoI) says the Taliban are controlling 11 districts in the country and that 19 other ...
13 October 18 - 19:59
Over 50 Taliban militants killed, wounded after attacking a district in Paktika

Over 50 Taliban militants killed, wounded after attacking a district in Paktika

The Afghan Military in the Southeast claims that more than 50 Taliban militants have been killed or wounded after launching a coordinated attack on Khoshamand district.
13 October 18 - 19:53