Afghan military operations kill 8 Taliban militants

Afghanistan, Jan. 17 -- According to the security sources at least 8 Taliban militants have been killed in Afghan military operations on Thursday. The Afghan special security forces conducted a rain ... Read More

US and Taliban discuss signing a 'peace deal': Shaheen

Afghanistan, Jan. 17 -- The peace negotiations between the Taliban and the US peace envoy Zalmay Khalilzad resumed on Thursday after the Taliban announced their Chief, Mullah Haibatullah Akhund has ag... Read More

SIGAR: US officials have 'routinely' lied over Afghan war

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- John Sopko, Special Inspector General for Afghanistan Reconstruction (SIGAR) told US Congress on Wednesday that US officials have 'routinely lied' to the public with exaggerati... Read More

Taliban chief agrees to a brief 'ceasefire' for talks resumptions

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- Taliban Chief, Mullah Haibatullah Akhund has agreed to a brief ceasefire for the peace talks resumption with the United States that may reach a deal signing stage this time. U... Read More

Ceasefire Necessary for Afghanistan Reconciliation and Peace Talks

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- Peace for Afghans means the end of the prolonged violence that has deeply affected their lives for decades - which is why the emphasis is on a ceasefire to create a conducive e... Read More

Bakhtar Afghan airlines will restart operations with domestic flights

Afghanistan, Busess, Jan. 16 -- Afghanistan National Procurement Authority chaired by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has approved an initial investment budget to reactivate Afghan Bakhat aviation com... Read More

Roadside bomb kills five government employees in southern Zabul province

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- A roadside bomb targeted the Afghan government employees in the southern Zabul province on Thursday, which caused the death of a driver and four passengers, the provincial offi... Read More

Pakistan opposes against India-Afghan trade via Wagah port

Afghanistan, Busess, Jan. 16 -- Losing its dominant position as Afghanistan's largest and the most important trade partner over the decades, some traders in the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa state of Pakistan on... Read More

Airstrikes kill Taliban militants, destroy weapon cache: MOD

Afghanistan, Jan. 16 -- Airstrikes on Taliban hideouts in Nimroz and Farah provinces of Afghanistan killed 5 Taliban militants, MOD said in a statement. An airstrike conducted by Afghan airforce on a... Read More

Afghan religious clerk warns to punish women who disregard Islamic Hijab

Afghanistan, Jan. 15 -- An Afghan religious clerk in western Herat province has started a widespread campaign, urging women to wear Islamic Hijab - a large headscarf - and has ordered his followers to... Read More