MoRRD inks development contracts for 12 provinces

    KABUL (SW): The Ministry of Rural Rehabilitation and Development (MoRRD) on Sunday inked contracts with local development councils of 12 provinces for 22 development projects.

    Taliban extorting money from teachers in Jawzjan

    SHEBERGHAN (SW): The Taliban militants are forcefully collecting up to 10 per cent from the salaries of teachers in Jawzjan’s Mardiyan district.

    Atmar visits Pakistan to discuss APAPPS

    KABUL (SW): Qadir Shah, spokesman for the National Security Council, has confirmed the National Security Advisor left for Pakistan to discuss security affairs.

    Snail-paced development in Paktia deplored

    GARDEZ (SW): Members of Paktia provincial council and local civil society activist blamed the provincial administration for not executing the so many projects recently launched.

    Real Madrid beats Liverpool in the Champions League final

    KABUL (SW): Real Madrid beat Liverpool 3-1 in the Champions League final to make yet more history in Europe with three titles in succession to match Bayern Munich's feat from 1974-76.


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      13 April 2018

      Protest against Governor of Ghor continues

      A number of civil society activists in Ghor called for the dismissal of Gholam Nasir Khazeh, the governor of Ghor. The protesters who gathered in front of the provincial governor house charged the governor with weak management, lethargy and spreading ethnic division in the province.…
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      26 March 2018

      Taliban blow-up electricity transmission tower in Baghlan

      KABUL (SW): The Taliban in Baghlan province cut the main power transmission line to Kabul last night depriving thousands of residents of electricity for hours in the capital city.…