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Over 100,000 tourists visit scenic lakes, historical sites in C. Afghan province

Over 100,000 tourists visit scenic lakes, historical sites in C. Afghan province

More than 100,000 local tourists have visited historical sites and natural attractions of Band-e-Amir lakes in Afghanistan's central Bamiyan province within a week, a local newspaper reported ...
17 August 19 - 23:06
2 drug traffickers arrested in N. Afghanistan

2 drug traffickers arrested in N. Afghanistan

Security forces in Afghanistan's northern Takhar province arrested two drug traffickers on Saturday, local authorities confirmed.
17 August 19 - 22:53
New report says US sanctions on Iran are killing cancer patients

New report says US sanctions on Iran are killing cancer patients

The patient cancers in Iran are losing their lives as a result of US economic sanctions against the Islamic Republic, an Iranian pharmacology professor says.
17 August 19 - 10:56
UN & International Community Wish Afghans Peaceful Eid-ul-Adha

UN & International Community Wish Afghans Peaceful Eid-ul-Adha

UNAMA Head Tadamichi Yamamoto released a statement to mark the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha, and wished all Afghans a peaceful and joyous celebration. “I hope that families around Afghanistan will ...
11 August 19 - 00:12
Afghan Telecom’s Commercial Director killed in an explosion in Kabul city

Afghan Telecom’s Commercial Director killed in an explosion in Kabul city

An explosion in Kabul city killed the commercial director of the Afghan Telecom Company, the Ministry of Interior confirmed.
8 August 19 - 14:18
Malaria has killed 1,800 people in Burundi so far in 2019: UN

Malaria has killed 1,800 people in Burundi so far in 2019: UN

Malaria has killed more than 1,800 people in Burundi this year, the United Nations (UN)’s humanitarian agency says, a death toll rivaling a deadly Ebola outbreak in the neighboring Democratic ...
7 August 19 - 03:49
Quarter of World’s Population Lives Under Extreme Water Stress

Quarter of World’s Population Lives Under Extreme Water Stress

A quarter of the world’s population across 17 countries faces “extremely high” water stress, meaning they are using more than 80% of the water they have every year, according to a report released ...
7 August 19 - 03:28
Kids among 35 killed in Afghan bomb blast

Kids among 35 killed in Afghan bomb blast

A roadside bomb in Afghanistan on Wednesday killed at least 35 people travelling on a bus, including children, and injured 27, officials said.
1 August 19 - 06:22
Human Rights commission concerned over underage marriages in Faryab

Human Rights commission concerned over underage marriages in Faryab

The Independent Human Rights Commission says underage marriages are a matter of concern in the northern Faryab province.
31 July 19 - 05:04
Afghans mark

Afghans mark 'The National Flag Day'

Government officials, youth, social activists and locals have attended the National Flag Day in separate areas of Kabul to show their unity and nationalism.
30 July 19 - 03:32