Latest News

    Zarghona Salehi


    Other Reports

    Security and Crime

    11 suspected robbers, killers detained

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police have detained 11 people in connection with robbery and murder cases in the capital Kabul, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.

    Business & Economics,Social,Features

    Elders toiling their way to survival

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Despite senility, a number of under-resourced elders can be seen working hard on Kabul roads and streets to support their families.

    Security and Crime

    Alleged gang-rapists sentenced to death

    KABUL (Pajhwok): All the seven accused in the Paghman gang-rape case were on Sunday handed death sentences by a primary court in the central capital Kabul, as protests against the widely condemned incident continued.

    Security and Crime

    Explosives-laden truck seized in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Foiling a big sabotage attack, police on Saturday morning claimed seizing an explosives-laden truck near Maidan Hawai (Airport) road in capital Kabul, an official said.


    Phone-based health service launched in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday inaugurated the first-ever telephone-based health advice service at the state-owned republic hospital in Kabul.


    Desired results from NATO summit unlikely: analysts

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some analysts on Tuesday said NATO’s Summit in Wales this week would have little significance for Afghanistan in absence of the nation’s leader.

    Security and Crime

    Paghman gang rape: 3 more suspects held

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police on Tuesday paraded three more suspects allegedly linked to a group that gang rapped four women and looted passengers last month in the Paghman district of central Kabul province.


    Govt representative to attend Wales summit: MoFA

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) on Saturday said the government would send someone as its representative to next week’s NATO summit in the UK if final result from the presidential runoff election was not released in a couple of days.

    Business & Economics

    Gas, sugar prices go up in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The prices of liquefied gas, petrol and sugar jumped during the outgoing week in Kabul, with efforts ongoing to bring down the gas rate, market sources said on Thursday.


    Insecurity tied to electoral deadlock

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Defence analysts believed the dragging electoral process has led escalating insecurity across the country, besides creating uncertainty among the masses.