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    MPs fail to elect 1st deputy speaker, secretary

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- or lower house of parliament -- on Monday again failed to ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Mar 17 - 4:23pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Ikram elected as lower house secretary

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): As the Wolesi Jirga session entered its fourth day on Wednesday, lawmaker Syed ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Mar 19 - 3:12pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs ask govt to get tough with Taliban

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga , asking the government to get tough with the Taliban, on ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Mar 24 - 5:34pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Speaker urges free, fair elections

    ... Khitab KABUL (Pajhwok): Wolesi Jirga Speaker Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi on Saturday asked the Independent ...

    Article - Hassan Khitab - 2014 Mar 15 - 4:57pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Eng. Sayyed Ikram, secretary of Wolesi Jirga

    ... Jan 07, 2014: Eng. Sayyed Ikram, secretary of Wolesi Jirga (lower house of parliament), in an exclusive interview with ...

    Photo - Mahbob Shah Mahbob - 2014 Jan 15 - 1:51pm - 0 comments

    New bloc emerges in Wolesi Jirga

    ... coalition has been formed by a dozen lawmakers in the Wolesi Jirga , or lower house of parliament, increasing the number of such ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jan 20 - 4:58pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga endorses draft budget

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): By a majority vote, the Wolesi Jirga on Wednesday approved the draft budget for the current fiscal ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jan 16 - 10:59am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga rejects draft budget

    ... KABUL ( PAN ): The Wolesi Jirga on Saturday rejected with a majority vote the draft budget for ... their allocations properly, he said. Of the 132 Wolesi Jirga members present during the session, only 10 approved the draft but ...

    Article - Khwaja Basir Ahmad - 2014 Jan 4 - 5:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Emergency Committee of Wolesi Jirga

    ... KABUL, Jan 01, 2014: Members of Emergency Committee of Wolesi Jirga or Lower House of parliament attend Wednesday’s session in ...

    Photo - Bais - 2014 Jan 6 - 1:34pm - 0 comments

    Karzai urged to name Fahim’s successor soon

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga members on Wednesday urged President Hamid Karzai to name a ... national assembly is currently on its winter break. But Wolesi Jirga deputy secretary Irfanullah Irfan told Pajhwok Afghan News the ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Mar 12 - 9:24pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments