JALAABAD (Pajhwok): Security officials on Sunday said strict security measures have been put in place to ensure the religious festival of Eidul Fitr passed off in a pleasant environment in eastern Nangarhar province.
JALALABAD/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Four security personnel and seven insurgents have been killed and several others wounded during separate clashes in eastern Nangarhar and central Maidan Wardak provinces, officials said on Saturday.
JALALABAD/MAHMUD RAQI (Pajhwok): At least five civilians, including two students, were killed and three others wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Sunday.
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Civil society activists staged a rally on Sunday, condemning Israeli attacks on Palestinian territory and urging the international community to take immediate steps to deescalate the tension.
JALAABAD (Pajhwok): Civil society activists in eastern Nangarhar province on Thursday demanded supporters of Abdullah Abdullah should be brought to justice for ripping President Hamid Karzai’s portrait.
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): On eve of Ramadan, vendors and shopkeepers are busy minting money by selling substandard jams, sauces and other spicy foods in eastern Nangarhar province, with locals fear low quality foods will cause spread of diseases.