Latest News

    Pajhwok Afghan News Sms Alert

    Pajhwok reporter


    Other Reports


    Gatherings held in support of runners

    SHARAN/ KUNAR/ GHAZNI (Pajhwok): Public meetings were held in support of presidential runners Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai, Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, Dr. Zalmai Rassoul and Hidayat Amin Arsala on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    10 militants killed in Wardak, Kandahar

    MAIDAN SHAHAR/ KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Ten militants, including a notorious commander, have been killed and four others detained in offensives in Maidan Wardak and Kandahar provinces, official said Wednesday.

    KABUL, Apr 02, 2014: Presidential candidate, their vices and other officials attend a press conference in connection of transplant elections, in Kabul.
    PAJHWOK Photo

    Governance,Security and Crime

    Unity urged to make elections a success

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The National Agenda Foundation (NAF) on Tuesday suggested creation of a body involving all presidential candidates to forge national unity and make the elections successful.


    Tribal elders from Paktia meet Karzai

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday urged tribal elders from southeastern Paktia province for active participation in the April 5 presidential and provincial vote.


    ISI behind all attacks, alleges Mohammadi

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): The defence minister on Monday alleged all terrorist attacks in Afghanistan were plotted by Pakistan’s Inter-Services Intelligence (ISI).

    Security and Crime

    Commanders forcibly collecting voter cards

    CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Local commanders and their gunmen are forcibly collecting voter cards from residents of western Ghor province, residents said on Monday.

    MAIDAN SHAHER, Mar 30, 2014: Provincial officials planting  saplings to kick start sapling plantation drive in central Maidan Wardak province.
    PAJHWOK/Ataullah Khogyani

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Mar 29, 2014: Balkh Deputy Governor Munir Farhad, in an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN). PAJHWOK/Ihsas