Legendary AB de Villiers bids adieu

    KABUL (SW): South Africa legendary batsman AB de Villiers has announced his shock retirement from all forms of international cricket with immediate effect.

    WJ approves the bill on the amendment of the National Procurement Law

    The Lower House of Representatives (Wolesi Jirga) approved the National Procurement Commission as an independent administrative unit.

    Indigenous trees at risk of extinction in Afghanistan, say local officials

    Local officials and agronomists in Badakshan expressed their concerns over the critically endangered species of native and local trees in a number of districts in this province.

    Not a single private high-school in Paktika

    SHARANA (SW): Despite significant spread of private sector education nation-wide, the Paktika province remains deprived of even a single private school here.

    ‘Taliban torch school in Ghazni’s Andar district’

    GHAZNI CITY (SW): The Taliban have torched a high-school in Ghazni’s Andar district, officials confirmed on Wednesday.


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      13 April 2018

      Protest against Governor of Ghor continues

      A number of civil society activists in Ghor called for the dismissal of Gholam Nasir Khazeh, the governor of Ghor. The protesters who gathered in front of the provincial governor house charged the governor with weak management, lethargy and spreading ethnic division in the province.…
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      26 March 2018

      Taliban blow-up electricity transmission tower in Baghlan

      KABUL (SW): The Taliban in Baghlan province cut the main power transmission line to Kabul last night depriving thousands of residents of electricity for hours in the capital city.…