KABUL (Pajhwok): Wolesi Jirga members were on Monday divided into two groups over Kabul police chief’s electoral fraud allegation against the Independent Election Commission (IEC) secretary, with some entering a fierce verbal clash.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Extraordinary security measures have been put in place for the second round of the presidential ballot that would be held in a secure environment, the Afghan army chief said on Friday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Not a single road meeting international standards could be built in Afghanistan over the past 12 years and millions of dollars pledged in foreign aid could not be delivered as a result of the 2010 Kabul Bank fiasco, the Wolesi Jirga was told on Wednesday.
KABUL (Pajhwok): Meshrano Jirga or upper house of parliament on Tuesday urged people to actively participate in runoff elections and foil any rigging or foreign interference attempt against the national process.
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga on Saturday denounced the assassination attempt on presidential runner Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, tasking its commission on interior security to investigate the suicide and bomb attack alongside security forces.