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WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon at the United Nations headquarters in New York on Thursday, agreeing on stronger ties Afghanist
KABUL (Pajhwok): NATO has hailed US President Barack Obama's decision to slow down American troops' pullout from Afghanistan in response to a request from his Afghan counterpart
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has expressed cautious optimism about winning Pakistan’s support for negotiating a peaceful end to the 13-year-old Taliban insurgency.
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new building for the university in central Logar province was on Thursday formally launched during a special ceremony held in this r
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): The commander of a pro-government local force was killed and five others disappeared as a result of a rebel attack on their check-post in northwestern Faryab
KABUL (Pajhwok): Officials on Thursday claimed initial investigations by a fact-finding committee showed Farkhanda did not burn the Quran and 27 suspects detained in the case wo
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Top American lawmakers on Wednesday applauded President Ashraf Ghani’s vision for a peaceful, democratic and self-reliant Afghanistan.
KABUL (Pajhwok): A woman lawmaker on Wednesday alleged “force” was being used in a signature campaign for the acting Balkh governor, Atta Mohammad Noor, against a Human Rights W
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga speaker on Wednesday regretted that absenteeism among public representatives impeded the lower house business, including decisions on issues of
NEILI (Pajhwok): The residents of Kajran district in central Daikundi province on Wednesday expressed concern about the rise in insecurity, saying the town might fall to Taliba
KABUL (Pajhwok) President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has expressed his profound shock over the killing of 19 civilians, including six children, were in central Maidan Wardak and sout
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani would address a joint session of the US Congress on Wednesday, a rare honor given to a foreign leader.
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Some provincial council (PC) members on Tuesday accused the governor of southeastern Khost province of incompetency and administrative corruption, but othe
KABUL (Pajhwok): Religious leaders and provincial council members met in Kabul on Tuesday, urging people to avoid using amulets because the practice was against Islam.
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Tribal elders and civil society activists from central Uruzgan province on Tuesday claimed influential police chief Matiullah Khan had not been killed i
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Residents on Tuesday warned of retaking land they had donated for a girls’ school in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province if the government did not
KABUL (Pajhwok): Giving a test to hundreds of attorneys is in no way tantamount to sacking them, the Attorney General Office (AGO) said on Tuesday.
CAMP DAVID (Pajhwok): US Secretary of State John Kerry on Monday announced the launch of a $800 million New Development Partnership with Afghanistan and re-launch of the Bilater
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter on Sunday praised President, Ashraf Ghani’s role in rebuilding his war-ravaged country.
WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Monday assured the United States that the Afghanistan would never be a burden and its people would die but would never be defeate