KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Friday said that even if a US pastor went ahead with his threat to burn the Quran, it could not harm the holy book as it was alive in the hearts and minds of Muslims.
KABUL (PAN): Despite assurances from high-level, including president Hamid Karzai and finance minister, nervous depositors of the country's largest private bank continued to withdraw their money on Saturday.
KABUL (PAN): A large number of nervous customers were seen making unusual long queues to withdraw their deposits from the country's largest bank, Kabul Bank, on Thursday, after the bank's two top executives resigned amid allegations of mismanagement and unorthodox real estate loans.
KABUL (PAN): Three soldiers of the NATO-led International Security Assistance Force have been killed in separate insurgent attacks in southern Afghanistan in the past 24 hours, the alliance said in brief statements on Tuesday.
KABUL (PAN): The key objective behind US Senator John Kerry's flying visit to Kabul on Friday was to review a presidential decree banning operations of all private security companies in Afghanistan, believe political analysts.