Wednesday 21 October, 2020
Edition: ENG
The Khaama Press News Agency

The Khaama Press News Agency

  • President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has introduced 24 cabinet nominees for ministerial positions to the Wolesi Jirga (Parliament) for confidence voting purposes, Afghan lawmakers are due to vote for the nominees soon. President...

  • Ministry of Public Health reported Wednesday, that out of 468 samples, 141 cases have turned positive in the last 24 hours. At least 118,540 people have so far been tested in the governmental labs, and there still are 5,185...

  • Takhar provincial council member said, 21 soldiers, including the provincial security chief, have been killed in fierce fighting between the Taliban and Afghan security forces since last night. Latifa Saeedi, a member of the...

  • Local officials in northern Takhar province say Raz Mohammad Durandish, the province’s security chief, has been killed in a clash with the Taliban. Khalil Asir, a spokesman for the Takhar police, said the incident took...

  • 12 people have been killed and 12 others are reported injured in a stampede in eastern Nangarhar province. According to reports, the unbridled rush happened Wednesday morning and most of the dead in the incident are women,...

Afghan Migrants Escaped War; Doomed to Hopeless Future in Europe

The young Afghan asylum seekers’ life in Europe: In the beginning, they were so welcomed, as the Prime Minister said in a speech in September 2015. After a year the same person...

Is Conscience of the Civilized World Asleep?

Is Conscience of the Civilized World Asleep? [Phot: Sporcle Blog] Two decades ago – when the fire and smoke from the terrorist attacks...

Afghans: a Mercenary Martial Race or Misplaced Potential?

Young and elderly Afghans pose for a photo [Photo: TRT World] History pages of no other country are filled with so much the narration of...

Afghan Inmate Languishing in Guantanamo with No Charges while Taliban Freed of Life Sentence

I, the ISN 3148, am sitting in Guantánamo, as I hear about the Afghan government’s promise to release a hundred more prisoners. The...

24 Afghan Ministers Introduced to Parliament

President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has introduced 24 cabinet nominees for ministerial positions...

Afghanistan: 141 New COVID-19 Cases In Past 24 Hrs

Ministry of Public Health reported Wednesday, that out of 468 samples, 141 cases have turned...

21 Security Forces Killed in Embattled Takhar Province

Takhar provincial council member said, 21 soldiers, including the provincial security chief,...