KABUL (PAN): A number of students on Tuesday rallied for naming the Kabul Education University after ex-president Prof. Burhanuddin Rabbani and underlined the need for continued training on the campus.
KABUL (PAN): The Meshrano Jirga, or upper house of parliament, on Tuesday opposed an Afghan Red Crescent Society (ARCS) proposal about a home for the elderly and said the idea was in conflict with Afghan traditions and Islamic principles.
KABUL (PAN): The High Peace Council (HPC) on Sunday accused neighbouring countries of refusing to support the Afghan government’s reconciliation drive, saying that scholars from the Muslim world would meet soon on ways of making the campaign a success.
KABUL (PAN): In violation of government policy, the Academy of Science director of plan is simultaneously acting as advisor to the Ministry of Labour, Social, Martyr and Disabled Affairs, reveals an official document.
KABUL (PAN): A leading opposition party on Sunday asked the government of President Hamid Karzai to consult political forces, parliament and civil society organisations on a proposed strategic pact with Pakistan.
KABUL (PAN): The National United Front, opposing US military bases in Afghanistan, on Saturday asked the nation to be prepared for possible challenges after 2014, when most foreign combat troops would leave the country.
KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of students on Saturday staged another protest against naming the Kabul University of Education and Training after former president Prof. Burhanuddin Rabbani and blocked the entrance to the parliament building.