Latest News

    Reconstruction

    Reconstruction

    170 projects under NSP completed in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Provincial ruler rehabilitation and development department on Tuesday announced completion of 170 development projects under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP) in northern Kunduz province.



    Reconstruction

    Construction work on Saracha Bridge begins

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new design of the Saracha Bridge on the Jalalabad-Torkham highway in eastern Nangarhar province was formally launched on Wednesday.



    Reconstruction

    ISAF to reconstruct Syedabad district HQ

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) has promised reconstructing the Syedabad district headquarters building, which was destroyed in a powerful car suicide bombing a year ago in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Sunday.



    Reconstruction

    Guesthouse, medicine faculty built in Kapisa

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): After completion of construction work, a guesthouse and a medicine faculty at the Al Beruni University were handed over to relevant authorities in central Kapisa province, officials said on Thursday.



    Reconstruction

    $13m projects executed in Takhar

    TALUQAN (PAN): Fifty-two projects, bringing 56,000 hectares of farmland under irrigation, have been completed this solar year in northeastern Takhar province, an official said on Monday.



    Reconstruction

    Damaged jail building worries inmates

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): One block of the Killagai prison in northern Baghlan province has been damaged, with dozens of inmates shifted to other portions, where they are facing hardships.



    Reconstruction

    $26m NSP funds for Kandahar may be frozen

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Authorities in Kandahar on Monday said $26 million National Solidarity Programme (NSP) funds meant for public welfare projects in the southern province remained unspent for different reasons.



    Reconstruction

    $7m Ghazni civil airport inaugurated

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): The civil airport in southern Ghazni province was inaugurated on Saturday when a private company’s aircraft landed at the runway for the first time ever.



    Reconstruction

    $50m projects executed at Kabul airport

    KABUL (PAN): Two separate Tokyo-funded projects, costing $50 million, have been completed at the Kabul International Airport, the Japanese embassy said on Wednesday.



    Reconstruction

    Contractors asked for bribes, says Barmak

    KABUL (PAN): Expressing concerns over security of employees, the minister of rural rehabilitation and development on Wednesday said acknowledged provincial authorities were taking bribes from contractors.