Tribal feud claims 21 lives in Badghes

    QALA-E-NAU (SW) - Officials in Badghes have confirmed a tribal feud in this province has claimed at least 21 lives.

    Killing of religious scholar sparks outrage in Herat

    HERAT CITY (SW) – Hundreds of Herat residents on Saturday took to the streets against the killing of a religious scholar in the city.

    WJ ponders over persistent lack of quorum

    KABUL (SW) – Persistent lack of quorum in the Wolesi Jirga (lower house) on Saturday prompted the administrative board of the house to reveal attendance record of the members.

    Proposed working group for peace sparks mixed response

    KABUL (SW) - The reports about formation of a new working group to push peace process in Afghanistan has received different reactions.

    Taliban overrun 11 check posts in Jalrez

    MAIDAN WARDAK (SW) – At least 90 security forces were abducted by the Taliban rebels after storming security check posts in Maidan Wardak province, officials confirmed on Saturday.


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      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.…
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      26 May 2018

      ‘Transparent elections not possible with paper identity cards’

      KABUL (SW): Officials of the Population Registration Directorate and the Independent Election Commission (IEC) were invited by the Wolesi Jirga (lower house) for briefing on electoral matters.…
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      23 May 2018

      Legendary AB de Villiers bids adieu

      KABUL (SW): South Africa legendary batsman AB de Villiers has announced his shock retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect.…
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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.…