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Female Journalists in Herat Claim Threats Have Increased

Female Journalists in Herat Claim Threats Have Increased

Female journalists in Herat province are concerned about a lack of security and say threats against them are increasing.
18 January 20 - 17:21
Over 130 killed as avalanches and floods hit Pakistan, Afghanistan

Over 130 killed as avalanches and floods hit Pakistan, Afghanistan

Avalanches, flooding and harsh winter weather has claimed lives of more than 130 people across Pakistan and Afghanistan in recent days, local officials say. 
16 January 20 - 00:07
Afghanistan NGO to Publish Book About Slain Japanese Dr. Nakamura

Afghanistan NGO to Publish Book About Slain Japanese Dr. Nakamura

An Afghan group will publish a picture book about the slain Japanese Dr. Tetsu Nakamura, who dedicated his life to improving lives in Afghanistan.
15 January 20 - 23:41
FAO, WFP support Afghan refugees residing in Iran to initiate alternative livelihoods

FAO, WFP support Afghan refugees residing in Iran to initiate alternative livelihoods

The Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO), in collaboration with the World Food Program (WFP) and Iran’s Bureau of Aliens and Foreign Immigrants’ Affairs, has established ...
14 January 20 - 22:15
Banners promoting women veil code spark backlash in western Herat province

Banners promoting women veil code spark backlash in western Herat province

Recently, a cleric in western Herat had banners installed across the city promoting strict Muslim hijab for women. And since the unveiling, Mawlawi Mujib Rahman Ansari has received a flurry ...
14 January 20 - 22:12
733-mln-USD humanitarian assistance needed to help Afghans in 2020

733-mln-USD humanitarian assistance needed to help Afghans in 2020

The humanitarian community will need some 733 million U.S. dollars to help needy people in Afghanistan this year, the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) ...
14 January 20 - 16:03
Nine Afghans swallow heroin tablets to smuggle them; arrested at Delhi Airport

Nine Afghans swallow heroin tablets to smuggle them; arrested at Delhi Airport

Nine Afghan nationals were detained at the Delhi Airport for trying to smuggle heroin. The Delhi unit of the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) arrested the men who had hidden heroin capsules inside ...
13 January 20 - 16:14
Rising food prices: People of Paktia

Rising food prices: People of Paktia

The people of Paktia province complain about the rising prices of food in the province. They want the government to take action in this regard.
11 January 20 - 15:13
Herat-Kandahar highway opened to the traffic after 16 days

Herat-Kandahar highway opened to the traffic after 16 days

The Herat-Kandahar highway was opened today after a 16-day protest by the protesting drivers.
10 January 20 - 17:48
‘Kabul is not safe’, a security advocacy campaign for crime combat in the Kabul streets

‘Kabul is not safe’, a security advocacy campaign for crime combat in the Kabul streets

The residences of capital Kabul city have recently launched a security advocacy campaign against increasing crimes through social media tools.
7 January 20 - 10:19