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    11 domestic, international flights delayed

    KABUL (PAN): A group attack on the Kabul International Airport resulted in the delay of 11 domestic and foreign flights, an official said on Monday.


    German consulate set to open in Mazar-i-Sharif

    KABUL (PAN): Pledging long-term support to Afghanistan, Germany on Saturday announced opening its consulate in Mazar-i-Sharif, the provincial capital of Balkh province, to provide consular services to the people and businesses in the north.


    ICRC pulls out some foreign staff

    KABUL (PAN): Days after a deadly attack on its office in the eastern city of Jalalabad, the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) announced on Tuesday it was withdrawing some foreign staff out of Afghanistan


    5 Wolesi Jirga members put on ECL

    KABUL (PAN): The Attorney-General Office (AGO) on Tuesday announced putting five Wolesi Jirga members on the Exit Control List for their alleged involvement in corruption and misuse of their positions.

    Business & Economics

    Qataris ready to invest in Afghanistan

    KABUL (PAN): A visiting delegation of businessmen from Qatar has evinced interest in investing in some key sectors of Afghanistan after evaluating available opportunities, the Presidential Palace said on Monday.

    Security and Crime

    Karzai condemns Paktia, Laghman blasts

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Monday roundly condemned a suicide attack in southeastern Paktia and a roadside bombing in eastern Laghman province.


    Kabul probing Taliban’s visit to Tehran

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday said it would investigate a recent visit by a Taliban delegation to Tehran for talks with Iranian authorities.


    Afghans warned against illegal travel to Iran

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Sunday warned Afghan citizens against travelling to Iran without legal travel documents.

    Security and Crime

    Kabul attack widely condemned

    KABUL (PAN): A well-coordinated Taliban attack that killed 10 people, including six attackers, and wounded 14 others drew strong condemnation on Saturday from the US, the UN and NATO forces stationed in Afghanistan.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Kabul onslaught ends as 5th attacker killed

    KABUL (PAN): Five attackers were killed in clashes with security forces during a well-coordinated Taliban onslaught, targeting the UN mission office and police in the heart of heavily fortified Kabul.