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    Pakistani attacks aim to strengthen Taliban: Nabil

    ... Security chief Rahmatullah Nabil was summoned to the Wolesi Jirga or lower house of parliament along with Interior Minister ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jul 2 - 8:16pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Military officials in Wolesi Jirga

    ... 2014: Military officials attend Saturday's session of Wolesi Jirga or lower house of parliament in Kabul. PAJHWOK/ Zahra Hamidi ...

    Photo - Zahra Hamidi - 2014 Mar 31 - 8:34am - 0 comments

    MPs fail to approve anti-money laundering law

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga or lower house of the parliament on Saturday failed to deliver ... house would determine the fate of the law on Monday. Wolesi Jirga secretary Syed Ikram said most lawmakers were busy campaigning for ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 7 - 4:57pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs ratify 2 international conventions

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- lower house of parliament -- on Wednesday ratified ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 21 - 5:19pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs again fail to pass anti-money laundering law

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga failed for a second day in a row on Monday to pass the ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 9 - 6:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga elects assistant secretary, deputy speaker

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- or the lower house of parliament -- on Sunday elected Saleh ...

    Article - Khwaja Basir Fitri - 2014 Mar 16 - 3:28pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Decision on money laundering law Wednesday

    ... Zaheer KABUL (Pajhwok): Wolesi Jirga Speaker Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi on Sunday ruled the lower house ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 2 - 1:04pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga endorses Qanuni as 1st VP

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- or the lower house of parliament -- on Tuesday unanimously ... said he had introduced Qanuni as his first deputy to the Wolesi Jirga for a trust vote under Article 67 of the Constitution. The ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Mar 26 - 2:02pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs delay decision on mayor’s fate

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga delayed a decision on the fate of the Kabul mayor on Saturday ... sacking of the mayor and other municipality officers, Wolesi Jirga members and Kabul residents protested for several days last week ...

    Article - Khwaja Basir Fitri - 2014 May 10 - 6:39pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Money-laundering law can’t be approved in days: MPs

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga on Wednesday said it could not approve within days a draft ... send the drafts to the assembly for approval. Had the Wolesi Jirga put pressure on the government months ago, the laws would have ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 28 - 9:54pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments