Friday 27 May, 2022
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The Khaama Press News Agency
Posted By: Saqalain Eqbal
Saqalain Eqbal

Saqalain Eqbal is an Online Editor for Khaama Press. He is a Law graduate from The American University of Afghanistan (AUAF).

The Taliban dismissed the United Nations Security Council’s call to lift stringent restrictions on Afghan women calling it as “unfounded” on Friday. On Tuesday, the United Nations Security Council officially and unanimously...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 27th, 2022

The UN Special Rapporteur on Afghanistan acknowledges that the Taliban’s escalating human rights violations have posed significant human rights challenges to Afghanistan at the conclusion of his 11-day visit to the country. Richard...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 27th, 2022

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced the start of the Covid-19 vaccination campaign across Afghanistan in the coming days. The Corona virus vaccine implementation campaign, according to the WHO’s plans, will begin...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 27th, 2022

Taliban forces suppressed women protesting in front of Laisa Maryam in Kabul over the barring of girls from school. On Thursday, 26th May, a group of women demonstrated in front of Maryam High School (Laisa Maryam) in Kabul chanting...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

The Taliban’s recent actions against female TV presenters have been strongly condemned by Reporters Without Borders (RSF) as a flagrant violation of human rights and media freedom. With their recent order to require women to wear...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

According to the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), Afghanistan’s food security is at an all-time high, and more than half of the country’s population is already reliant on humanitarian assistance. According to a...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

In a message released on the ISIL’s (ISIS) Aamaq news agency, the group claimed responsibility for the Mazar-e-Sharif explosions. In response to the Mazar-e-Sharif attacks, the US Special Envoy for Women and Human Rights in...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

According to the state-run Macrorayans Repairing and Maintenance Enterprise, a group of Russian engineers has arrived in Kabul to inspect and examine Macrorayans’ technical systems, and a survey will be conducted soon to restore...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

Security officials in Balkh confirmed the occurrence of three consecutive explosions in Mazar-e-Sharif, yesterday, stating that two of the explosions happened in Mazar-e-Sharif’s district 10th and another occurred in Mazar-e-Sharif’s...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

Thomas West, the US Special Representative to Afghanistan, tweeted that he had met with Abdullah Abdullah, the former chairman of the High Council for Reconciliation, after many months. In a tweet on Thursday morning, May 26th, West...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 26th, 2022

According to local sources in Samangan province’s Dara-e-Sauf district, two coal miners died during work as a result of gas poisoning. On Tuesday, coal miners were poisoned after breathing hazardous and contaminated gases while...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 25th, 2022

In response to United Nations Security Council concerns over Afghanistan’s human rights situation, Heather Barr, Co-director of the Women’s Right Division at Human Rights, called for the reinstatement of travel bans on senior...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 25th, 2022

Photo: Getty images According to the Taliban Ministry of Interior’s General Directorate of Passports, three million passport booklets have been printed and is expected to arrive in Kabul in two weeks.  The passport office’s...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 25th, 2022

According to EU Ambassador to Afghanistan Von Brandt, the EU ambassadors met virtually to discuss the situation in Afghanistan. On Tuesday night, ambassador Brandt tweeted that the meeting also discussed finding a safe approach...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 25th, 2022

An 18-year-old gunman shot dead 19 students and two adults at a Texas elementary school on Tuesday, May 24, before being shot dead by police, according to officials. After shooting his grandmother and smashing his car outside Robb elementary...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 25th, 2022