KABUL (PAN): Some Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday said they believed the recent public uprisings against the Taliban were not useful but instead dangerous for the country and could create problems for the government in future.
KABUL (PAN): As officials from Afghanistan, India and Iran met in Tehran on Sunday for a trilateral meet, the Afghan Ministry of Foreign Affairs hopes the event would be fruitful in giving a boost to regional security and economic situation.
KABUL (PAN): Ahead of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) summit next week, India, Iran and Afghanistan will hold a trilateral meet in Tehran on Sunday to discuss issues concerning regional security and economic situation, Indian officials said on Saturday.
KABUL (PAN): A Taliban group leader, accused of killing government employees and civilians after dragging them off vehicles on highways, has been arrested in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Saturday.
KABUL (PAN): The third death anniversary of Janullah Hashimzada, a senior Afghan journalist and Pajhwok reporter, was observed on Saturday in eastern Nangarhar province, though his killers are still on the loose.
KABUL (PAN): The country’s chief director of prisons, Gen. Amir Mohammad Jamshidi, on Wednesday said a jailbreak attempt by some prisoners had been thwarted at the Pul-i-Charkhi jail, east of Kabul, rejecting Taliban’s claim that 15 men had fled.
KABUL (PAN): Although the government has not yet made any announcement, religious scholars on Tuesday said the minimum ‘Sadqa-i-Fitr’ for the current year was equal to the market price of 1.5 kilogram of wheat.