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Afghanistan remains one of the top 10 corrupt countries in the world: Report

Afghanistan, Jan. 23 -- According to Transparency International, Afghanistan has remained among the top 10 corrupt countries in the world in 2019. Afghanistan was scored 15 out of 100 in 2017, 16 in ... Read More


Afghan forces suffer casualties in Taliban attacks

Afghanistan, Jan. 23 -- According to officials, the Taliban insurgents killed six police officers and wounded eight others in an ambush attack in the northern Baghlan and Takhar provinces on Wednesday... Read More


US-Taliban talks will lead to a substantial drop in attacks: Trump

Afghanistan, Jan. 23 -- In the sideline of a meeting in Davos, US President Donald Trump reiterated to his Afghan counterpart, Ashraf Ghani, on Wednesday that he wants to see a significant drop in vio... Read More


Abdullah and Karzai have no written plan for Afghanistan: Ghani

Afghanistan, Jan. 23 -- President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani spoke at a side event of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland on Wednesday criticizing Abdullah and Karzai, saying none of them have w... Read More


US-Taliban Talks has reached its ending stages: Taliban

Afghanistan, Jan. 22 -- The Taliban senior officials are holding talks with the US negotiators in Qatar to create a safe atmosphere for the signing of a peace agreement, Suhail Shaheen Taliban's spoke... Read More


Afghan lawmakers approve the 2020 fiscal year's budget

Afghanistan, Jan. 22 -- The MPs in the Afghan parliament approved the coming fiscal year's budget plan on Wednesday with a majority of votes just before the winter holidays kicked off. Out of the tot... Read More


Afghanistan had economic growth in 2019 despite political uncertainties: WB

Afghanistan, Busess, Jan. 22 -- Afghanistan's economy grew by an estimated 2.9 percent in 2019, driven mainly by strong agricultural growth following recovery from drought, but lingering political unc... Read More


US keen to step in India-Pakistan's Kashmir disputes

Asia, Jan. 22 -- The United States was watching development between India and Pakistan over Kashmir closely enough and was ready to help if necessary, said President Donald Trump. In his remarks at t... Read More


Turkey to help Afghanistan develop its insurance sector

Afghanistan, Busess, Jan. 22 -- The Afghanistan General Directorate of Insurance Affairs (GDIA) has signed a memorandum of understanding with Turkey's General Directorate of Insurance (GDI) to Assist ... Read More


Inspirational Afghan girl brings 'The Monster's Shadow' in hopes of evolving into patriarchal society in Afghanistan

Afghanistan, Jan. 21 -- In a country wracked by decades of war and a dearth of resources, this is the story of Nasima Bari, an author, and journalist who has used the platform of Media to throw light ... Read More