Afghanistan celebrates 98th Independence Day

Dr._ghani KHPAWAKI

KABUL: President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday placed a bouquet at the Freedom Monument in Kabul to mark 98th anniversary of Afghanistan’s independence. A smartly turned-out Ministry of Defence guard played the national anthem as part of the short ceremony. Later on, Ghani returned to the Presidential Palace. August 19 commemorates the signing of the 1919 Treaty of Rawalpindi, which granted Afghanistan full ...

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Karzai praises Afghan girls’ robotic team achievement


KABUL: Former President, Hamid Karzai congratulated the achievement of the Afghan girls’ robotic team in a match held in the United States. “With great happiness, I learned that the Afghan girls’ robotic team who participated in an international robot contest in the United States of America, gained the silver medal and showed the brave Afghan girls’ talent to the world.” ...

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President Ghani reacts at Russia bombing saying combined efforts must to defeat terrorism


KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani in reaction to St Petersburg bombing in Russia has said combined efforts are must to defeat terrorism. Condemning the bombing in strongest terms, President Ghani said the Afghan nation can feel the pain of the incident more than anyone else since the Afghan people have long been suffering and are victims of terrorism. Calling terrorism ...

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15 kilogrammes of heroin recovered from Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight


ISLAMABAD: At least 15 kilogrammes of heroin were recovered from a Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight on Tuesday at the Jinnah International Airport in Karachi, the national flag carrier reported on Tuesday. “PIA’s security department, with the assistance of Anti-Narcotics Force, has recovered approximately 15 kg of heroin from an aircraft which was at the hangar in Karachi undergoing [a] ...

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London to host talks on Afghan-Pakistan tension


KABUL: The British government will host a high level meeting between Afghanistan and Pakistan officials tomorrow (Wednesday) to discuss the “current tense bilateral relations” between the two countries. The National Security Council (NSC) on a statement issued to Pajhwok Afghan News said National Security Advisor Mohammad Hanif Atmar left for England on a day-long visit at the invitation of the ...

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رسنۍ او خدای بخښلې ببرک شینواری


رسنۍ د نړۍ په هر ګوټ کې په مکمل توګه بې پرې وي او هغوي‌ د هیڅ کوم ښي‌ او چپ ګوندونو طرفداري نه کوي، بلکه د هغوي وظیفه ولس ته په وخت سم او بې پرې خبر ورسول دي، مګر له ډېرو کړو وړو داسې پته لګېږي چې په هېواد کې دننه او د باندې ټولې هغه رسنۍ چې ...

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ځینو ته ولې پنجاب پښتونخوا ښکاري؟

گل مرجان

 په تاريخي توګه د پښتنو افغانانو تاريخي وطن ټاټوبى د جيهون امو څخه تر سيهون اباسينه پروت دى د ګدمک لوظنامې او وروسته د ډيورينډ لوظنامې څې په پښتون افغان ملت په زوره تپل شوي دي؛ د ستر ملت کله هم ندي منلي؛ په 1947 کې چې کله هندوستان ماتول کيدو او يو نوې هيواد يې منځ ته راوستو نو ...

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19 killed, 41 injured in blast near Afghan Supreme Court in Kabul


KABUL: At least 19 people have been killed and 41 others injured when a suicide bomber blew himself near the Supreme Court building in Kabul city Tuesday afternoon, officials told Afghanistan Times. A suicide bomber on foot, wearing an explosive laden vest, targeted those employees of the Supreme Court, who were leaving the office at 4:00pm in Police District 9th ...

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Plans underway to connect Afghanistan-India via air transport corridor: Modi


The Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi said Sunday that plans are underway to connect Afghanistan with India through air transport corridor. In his speech during the opening of the 6th Heart of Asia conference in Amritsar, Prime Minister Modi identified four key issues in supporting Afghanistan, beginning with an Afghan-led, Afghan-owned and Afghan-controlled process. Second, he said, we must demonstration ...

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‘I will tear Section 144 into 144 pieces’: Sheikh Rashid


  ISLAMABAD: In a dramatic response to the Islamabad administration’s order against public gatherings, Awami Muslim League (AML) Chief Sheikh Rashid has said that he will “tear Section 144 into 144 pieces.” “On Nov 2, Rawalpindi will be closed down no matter what anyone does,” Rasheed told reporters Thursday adding, “from Chandi Chowk till Islamabad, people will come out onto ...

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