KABUL (PAN): First Vice-President Mohammad Qasim Fahim on Wednesday urged the government to give disgruntled former jihadi leaders representation, as their displeasure had been a source of insecurity in the country.
KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan National Front leader Ahmad Zia Massoud on Monday accused the government of seeking to perpetuate its rule through undemocratic means such as implicating political foes in “trumped-up cases”.
KABUL (PAN): The Wolesi Jirga has formed a 10-member committee to prepare a comprehensive policy on good governance and corruption to be presented to a high-level meeting of representatives from the judiciary, executive and legislature.
KABUL (PAN): Water and Energy Minister Ismail Khan and Herat Mayor Mohammad Salim Taraki have encroached upon the properties belonging to Afghan Millie Bank’s founder Majid Zabuli, an official said on Saturday.
KABUL (PAN): The Meshrano Jirga, or upper house of parliament, on Monday unanimously approved a bill on the authority of the judiciary and its composition and another legislative measure on narcotics with some amendments.
KABUL (PAN): Two candidates to fill the Supreme Court’s high council posts have been recommended to the Wolesi Jirga (the lower house) on Wednesday, while the voting to accept them would be done next Saturday.