Protests against arrest of Qaisari, for the return of Dostum enter 17th day

    SHEBERGHAN (SW) – The protest demonstrations against the arrest of Nezamuddin Qaisari and for the return of vice president Abdul Rasheed Dostum to country entered 17th day.

    ‘Civilians killed in U.S. air raid in Kunduz’

    KUNDUZ (SW) – A member of the Kunduz provincial council informed a U.S. air strike has killed 13 members of a family in the province.

    Pro-Daesh rebels abduct de-miners from Kunar

    ASADABAD (SW) – The pro-Daesh militants have abducted 12 workers of a demining company in Kunar province, officials informed on Thursday.

    Kabul, Herat to face serious water shortages

    HERAT (SW) – The experts and officials have warned Kabul and Herat cities would run out of drinking water in few years’ time if the rampant extraction of the under-ground water continued.

    Protesters close down highway to Hairatan port

    MAZAR-E-SHARIF (SW) – On the 16th day of protests by the Junbish party, demonstrators on Wednesday closed down the highway leading to Hairatan dry port in Balkh province.


      Editor's Pick
      15 July 2018

      Taliban issue stern directives for Takhar residents

      TALUQAN (SW) – The Taliban rebels in Takhar province have warned locals against watching TV and women against going out to markets, an official informed on Sunday.…
      Editor's Pick
      27 June 2018

      Local wisdom key to counter climate change in Afghanistan

      KABUL (SW) – Even though Afghanistan is not an industrialized country yet, but factors including rampant use of coal and wood in industries and at homes are the main reasons fueling the climate change and emitting greenhouse gases here.…
      Editor's Pick
      24 June 2018

      Children continue to suffer amid silence over sexual abuse

      KABUL (SW) – Most of the children made subject to sexual abuse remain unaware about the crimes committed against them by people generally pretending to be nice and humble.…
      Editor's Pick
      04 June 2018

      Najib selected for Global T20 Canada

      KABUL (SW): In exclusive conversation with Salam Watandar, middle-order batsman Najibullah Zadran has expressed surprise and joy over selection in Canada’s Global T20 league.…