NDS chief survives vote of confidence

    KABUL (SW): Mohammad Masoum Stanikzai, head of the National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Wednesday survived the vote of confidence in the Wolesi Jirga (lower house).

    Voters’ registration centers are secure in Parwan and Kapisa, says Governor Ayar

    A massive gathering was held in Charikar, Parwan to support the process of voters’ registration with thousands of residents and government officials participated in the convention.

    The hushed tsunami that no one knows about

    National Environmental Protection Agency Afghanistan - NEPA and the Ministry of Public Health have launched a two-day conference in Kabul, titled “Effects of Pollution on Public Health”, aimed at examining the effects of air pollution on health and the environment.

    Credentials of university teachers to be lifted

    KABUL (SW): The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) has earmarked AFN 5 million in its annual budget to lift the credentials and skills of university teachers.

    MoEW awards $38.85 million electricity project to ‘Bayat Power Co.’

    Ministry of Energy and Water signed a contract awarding a 40-megawatt electricity project in Shiberghan, Jawzjan to 'Bayat Power Co.' at a ceremony today in Kabul.


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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.…