By: Lalit K Jha , Date:28/03/2015
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 Afghanistan is building in the region.... Read More
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:27/03/2015
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, Secretary-General Jens Sto... Read More
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:26/03/2015
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. Addressing an audience at the... Read More

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UN remains committed to Afghanistan: Ban
By: Lalit K Jha , Date:28/03/2015

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

NATO hails Obama's decision on slowing down pullout
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:27/03/2015

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

Ghani cautiously optimistic of Pakistan’s support
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:26/03/2015

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.

Logar university building’s construction re-launched
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:26/03/2015

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

Pro-govt commander dead in Faryab attack
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:26/03/2015

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

Farkhanda murder: Detainees being referred to AGO
By: Mohammad Hassan Khettab , Date:26/03/2015

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

Congressmen all praise for Ghani’s self-reliance vision
By: Lalit K Jha , Date:26/03/2015

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): Top American lawmakers on Wednesday applauded President Ashraf Ghani’s vision for a peaceful, democratic and self-reliant Afghanistan.

گلالى: امضاهاى حمايت از والى بلخ به زور گرفته شده است
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:25/03/2015

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

Wolesi Jirga speaker chides MPs over absenteeism
By: Abasin Zaheer , Date:25/03/2015

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga speaker on Wednesday regretted that absenteeism among public representatives impeded the lower house business, including decisions on issues of

Kajran district may fall to Taliban, residents warn
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:25/03/2015

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

President condemns Wardak, Ghazni attacks
By: Javed Hamim Kakar , Date:25/03/2015

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

رييس جمهور در نشست مشترک کانگرس امريکا سخنرانى ميکند
By: Lalit K Jha , Date:25/03/2015

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani would address a joint session of the US Congress on Wednesday, a rare honor given to a foreign leader.

اوباما: تا اخیر سال ۲۰۱۵ ۹۸۰۰ سرباز امریکایی در افغانستان باقی خواهند ماند
By: Lalit K Jha , Date:25/03/2015

 

د خوست د ولايتي شورا ځينو غړو پر والي د اداري فساد تور پورې کړ
By: Mohammad Haroon , Date:24/03/2015

KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Some provincial council (PC) members on Tuesday accused the governor of southeastern Khost province of incompetency and administrative corruption, but othe

 شوراى علما: گليم تعويذ نويسان و جادوگران بايد جمع شود
By: Muhammad Hassan Khetab , Date:24/03/2015

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.

قومي مشران: د مطيع الله خان وژنه بايد دقيقه وڅېړل شي
By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:24/03/2015

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

Kunar residents warn of retaking school land
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:24/03/2015

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

No plan to dismiss attorneys, senators informed
By: Abasin Zaheer , Date:24/03/2015

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. 

Kerry unveils $800m New Development Partnership
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:24/03/2015

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

Carter hails Ghani’s role in rebuilding Afghanistan
By: Lalit K Jha , Date:24/03/2015

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Defence Secretary Ashton Carter on Sunday praised President, Ashraf Ghani’s role in rebuilding his war-ravaged country.

We will die but won’t accept defeat: Ghani
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:24/03/2015

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

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UN remains committed to Afghanistan: Ban
By: Lalit K Jh... , Date:28/03/2015

UN remains committed to Afghanistan: Ban

WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani met UN Secretary General Ban Ki-m... Read More

Parties

Pakistani politicians meet President Ghani
By: Pajhwok R... , Date:15/11/2014

Pakistani politicians meet President Ghani

KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of Pakistani politicians associated with various pol... Read More

Parliament

Logar university building’s construction re-launched
By: Pajhwok R... , Date:26/03/2015

Logar university building’s construction re-launch...

PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new building for the university i... Read More

Campaign

50 major promises each by Abdullah and Ghani

KABUL (Pajhwok): Amid predicted fears of an upsurge in Taliban violence and vo... Read More
Provincial Council
 شوراى علما: گليم تعويذ نويسان و جادوگران بايد جمع شود
By: Muhammad H... , Date:24/03/2015

Kabul ulema vow action against amulet sellers

KABUL (Pajhwok): Religious leaders and provincial council members met in Kabul... Read More

Violations

براى شناسايى کارکنان متقلب دو کميسيون انتخاباتى يک کميته ايجاد شد
By: Zarghona S... , Date:22/11/2014

Body formed to investigate fraud in elections

KABUL (Pajhwok): Chairman of the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (... Read More