KABUL (Pajhwok): Hailing recent measures by the new government, a number of Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday asked President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai not to appoint graft-tainted former officials and ministers as members of the new Cabinet.
KHOST (Pajhwok): Women social activists and community leaders in the south eastern Khost province urged upon the new President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Saturday to strive for peace in the country and ensure gender justice while distributing power.
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has called upon literary figures to come up with proposals on bringing into being an intellectual centre that works for development of literature as well as theorising identity in archaeology.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Friday confirmed receiving the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC)’s decision on final results from the April provincial council polls, but added the ruling had some problems.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Sixteen unusable transport aircraft that the US bought for the Afghan Air Force have been scrapped for pennies on the dollar, the Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) said on Thursday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Integrity Watch Afghanistan (IWA) on Thursday said most donors had failed to publish information about their funds and donations given to Afghanistan over the past 13 years, hindering efforts at transparency.