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KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday alleged massive horse-trading in the lower house’s recent administrative board polls and called for the voting to be declared invalid. Heads of both houses of the parliament are elected for a... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Mesharano Jirga or Senate on Sunday approved a presidential decree amending the Population Registration Law after it had been rejected by the lower house. In March, 2013, the Ministry of Justice (MoJ) shared a draft... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): Wolesi Jirga members were told on Monday that “lengthy procedure of procurement, lack of technical capacity, corruption and insecurity” prevented the health and education ministries from spending most of their development budget... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) has undertaken strict security measures country-wide on the occasion of Eid-ul-Adha and asked people to cooperate with security forces. Addressing a press conference MoI spokesman Najibullah Danish... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban have termed the presence of foreign troops in Afghanistan a huge hurdle for peace and stability and asked businessmen to invest in the country for welfare of the people of Afghanistan. The Taliban Head Habatullah... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): Mohammad Yaqub Haidari has been appointed as the governor of Kabul, a statement from The Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) said on Thursday. IDLG suggested Haidari for the position of Kabul governor to the... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): Political leaders and public representatives from eastern Afghanistan have created a new political movement to secure their rights. Tens of political leaders, that included Afghanistan envoy to Pakistan Umar Zakhelwal,... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): Five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and 22 militants have killed during clearing operations in 10 provinces of the country, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Friday. The joint anti-rebels offensives had been conducted in... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): Some civil society organizations have warned to cut off electricity of government leaders’ residencies if they did not restore power supply to the capital Kabul in three days.  The militants blew up a power pylon in Dand-i-... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga (WJ) or lower house of parliament on Monday approved a bill seeking 100 percent tax on importing tobacco goods. Back in 2013, the Wolesi Jirga slashed a ban on smoking indoors. Inayatullah Babar Farhmand, head of... read more
KABUL (Pajhwok): A magnetic bomb exploded on a Ministry of Agriculture bus on the Kabul-Logar Highway in Kabul on Sunday morning, injuring seven people, police said.The Kabul police headquarters in a statement said the explosion took place in the... read more