Pajhwok Services

SMS News Service

Photo Service

Audio Service

Election Coverage

Special Mining Page

Afghan Peace Process Special Page

Addvertise With Pajhwok

Daily Newsletter

Language
Sending Time (GMT / Kabul time)

Suggest a Story

Pajhwok is interested in your story suggestions. Please tell us your thoughts by clicking here.

Pakistani rebels among 12 killed in Nangarhar

By
On
Oct 23, 2020 - 12:00
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A dozen Taliban militants, half of them Pakistanis, have been killed and seven others injured in security forces’ operations in Nangarhar province, an official said on Friday. The rebels suffered casualties in retaliatory ground...
Read More

3 district courts operate in Jalalabad due to insecurity

By
On
Oct 20, 2020 - 17:00
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The primary courts of three districts have been functioning in Jalalabad, the provincial capital, of eastern Nangarhar province due to insecurity, an official said on Tuesday. Nangarhar Appellant Court head Mufti Mohammad Wazir...
Read More

Nangarhar: 8 men get up to 14 years in jail

By
On
Oct 15, 2020 - 18:19
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Appellate Court in eastern Nangarhar province has sentenced eight individuals to jail terms from one to 14 years for committing various crimes, the court said in a statement on Thursday.
Read More

Nangarhar ulema, activists call for permanent truce

By
On
Oct 10, 2020 - 19:15
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Tens of religious scholars and civil society activists on Saturday buried a symbolic coffin of war and hoped for peace between the Afghan government and the Taliban . They asked both parties to give priority to ceasefire in...
Read More

MP Malakzai guards beat Sararud district mayor

By
On
Oct 07, 2020 - 21:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The Sararud district mayor on Wednesday alleged he was beaten and tortured by security guards of Wolesi Jirga member Noor Agha Malakzai who rejected his claim. Mayor Navid Shinwari told reporters here that Malakzai’s security...
Read More

Daesh man involved in Nangarhar prison assault held

By
On
Oct 05, 2020 - 18:11
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): The spy service on Monday claimed arresting a suspect in this year’s coordinated attack on the main prison in eastern Nangarhar province. On August 1, militants carried out a coordinated attack on the Nangarhar prison, which...
Read More

Govt has turned its back on us: Momand Dara residents

By
On
Sep 26, 2020 - 19:46
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The residents of Momand Dara district of eastern Nangarhar province say the government has failed to deliver on its pledges with regard to reconstruction projects in the district.
Read More

10 held on land-grab charges in Nangarhar's Rodat district

By
On
Sep 23, 2020 - 12:18
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 10 individuals have been arrested in connection with land grab in the Rodat district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.
Read More

2500-year-old Buddhist-era jail found in Nangarhar

By
On
Sep 19, 2020 - 17:33
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A 2500-year-old Buddhist-era prison has been found in eastern Nangarhar province, local officials said on Saturday. Rahimullah Khogyani, director of information and culture, said archaeologists unearthed the prison built about...
Read More

‘Continuation of war may derail peace talks’

By
On
Sep 15, 2020 - 16:42
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Civilian Protection Working Group (CPWG) members on Tuesday said the continuation of war could derail the ongoing peace talks, urging truce for a successful outcome. The group members held a conference in this capital city of...
Read More

Nangarhar university lecturer gunned down

By
On
Sep 15, 2020 - 15:27
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Unidentified armed men shot dead a teacher at the university in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, an official said. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News the incident took place in the...
Read More

Casualties as forces, Taliban clash in Nangarhar

By
On
Sep 11, 2020 - 16:33
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Security forces and Taliban insurgents suffered casualties as they clashed in different parts of Sherzad district of eastern Nangarhar province, official sources said on Friday. A ground and air operation left six Red Unit...
Read More

First time alivera cultivation brings smile to Nangarharis

By
On
Sep 09, 2020 - 22:32
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Canal Department officials in eastern Nangarhar province on Wednesday said alivera plants cultivated on 30 acres of land produced yield in two months. They said the plant being harvested was cultivated in the province for the...
Read More

3 years on, work on Hesar Shahi solar project yet to complete

By
On
Sep 07, 2020 - 15:32
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A solar power project was inaugurated in eastern Nangarhar province three years back to promote industry and resolve the shortage of energy but the project could not completed so far. Officials then pledged to encourage...
Read More

‘Locally produced dates sold in traditional manner’

By
On
Sep 06, 2020 - 18:43
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Dates harvested from the Canal area in eastern Nangarhar province has been sold traditionally in the market due lack of required equipment, technology and facilities. The United Arab Emirates (UAE) has planted around 2,800 trees...
Read More

‘Peace at the cost of past gains unacceptable’

By
On
Sep 05, 2020 - 19:31
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents, civil society activists and war victims in eastern Nangarhar province say they will accept peace which protects achievements of the past 18 years. The views were expressed at a gathering titled “Peace Carpet” in...
Read More

Over 2 tons of Ammonium Nitrate seized in Nangarhar

By
On
Sep 02, 2020 - 16:14
KABUL (Pajhwok): National Directorate of Security ( NDS ) personnel seized 2,150 kilograms of Ammonium Nitrate --- a substance used in landmine making --- from two trucks in eastern Nangarhar province and arrested five suspects. Governor Ziaulhaq...
Read More

Pakistanis among 16 rebels killed in Nangarhar clash

By
On
Sep 02, 2020 - 14:28
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 16 Taliban militants, including five Pakistani nationals, have been killed and another six wounded in a clash with security forces in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.
Read More

Chicken meat imports slaughtering local poultry

By
On
Aug 23, 2020 - 19:11
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Chicken meat import from neighboring Pakistan has rendered the local poultry industry in eastern Nangarhar province struggling with survival, farms owners said Sunday. They said chicken meat import from Pakistan against low tax...
Read More

Higher customs duty applied on goods in Nangarhar

By
On
Aug 20, 2020 - 20:07
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A higher customs duty is applied on goods imported through the Torkham border as compared to other dry ports of the country, which make the goods more expensive, traders in eastern Nangarhar province say.
Read More

Advertisement

Advertisement

Etisalat Get more data, Etisalat Afghanistan

Twitter Update