KABUL (PAN): Justice Minister Habibullah Ghalib on Saturday presented the Wolesi Jirga -- lower house of parliament -- a draft law on population census aimed at preventing the issuance of forged computerised ID cards.
KABUL (PAN): The Wolesi Jirga -- lower house of parliament -- debate on on the fate of the Independent Administrative Reform and Civil Services Commission (IARCSC) ended on an inconclusive note on Saturday.
KABUL (PAN): Some lawmakers, hailing the full handover of Bagram jail a positive move towards recognition of the country's sovereignty, on Wednesday expressed their doubts about the ability of Afghan forces to secure the notorious prison.
KABUL (PAN): The Wolesi Jirga's Commission on Internal Security on Saturday insisted President Hamid Karzai's decree dissolving all private security firms had not been fully implemented, an assertion rejected by the Ministry of Interior (MoI).
KABUL (PAN): Lawmakers on Saturday accused some of their colleagues and members of the Wolesi Jirga Administrative Board of trying to exclude the issue of summoned ministers from the house agenda since the assembly returned from its winter break.