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The Taliban’s statement of a new plan to force women in Afghanistan to wear the hijab has concerned UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres. Guterres wrote on a chain of tweets yesterday on 8th May, “I’m alarmed by today’s...

By Saqalain Eqbal on May 9th, 2022

Finland has been named the world’s happiest country for the fifth year in a row, according to an annual report, with fellow Nordic countries also continuing to rank highly.    The United Nations Sustainable Development...

By Mehr Ali Altaf on Mar 20th, 2022

The European Union Ambassador to Afghanistan reacted to the Taliban’s home search operations calling it a crime and urging it must stop. Von Brant, the European Union Ambassador to Afghanistan in a Twitter message has said to the...

By Khaama Press on Feb 27th, 2022

Afghanistan made a number of changes to their white-ball squads for the upcoming tour of Bangladesh. Gone from the T20 World Cup squad from last year are senior pros Mohammad Shahzad, Gulbadin Naib, Hamid Hassan and Hashmatullah Shahidi,...

By Mehr Ali Altaf on Feb 15th, 2022

Afghanistan Central Bank- Da Afghanistan Bank- welcomed the decision of the US Department of Treasury based on which international banks can transfer money to Afghanistan. Da Afghanistan Bank in a series of Twitter posts applauded the...

India has announced $26.7m (Rs 200 Crore) as an aid to Afghanistan in the union budget for the financial year 2022-23. India’s Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman presented the annual budget on Tuesday in the parliament and announced plans...

Journalist Khushnood Nabizada fled Afghanistan when the Taliban took the capital as U.S. troops withdrew. He lives with his family in Glen Allen now, one of approximately 4,900 Afghan refugees to resettle in Virginia since the end...

Light years away from the wealthy world, Afghanistan has been reeling under the worst humanitarian crisis. The financial crisis has engulfed the home of about 38 million humans in South Asia. Around...

Rashid Khan claimed three wickets and effected a run-out as Afghanistan defeated the Netherlands by 36 runs in the first of a three-match one-day international series Friday in Doha. Patient half-centuries from captain Hashmatullah Shahidi...

By Mehr Ali Altaf on Jan 22nd, 2022

Provincial officials of the Islamic Emirate of Afghanistan in Kandahar province said that they have released 40 prisoners who were kept behind bars for no crime. The local officials said that the innocent prisoners and those who are...

The Khaama Press News Agency conducted an inclusive interview with Mansoor Ahmad Khan, Pakistan Ambassador to Kabul on Tuesday, December 14, 2021, at the Pakistan Embassy.The main purpose of this interview was to gain the insight of Ambassador...

Sayed Anwar Hussaini, Afghanistan’s ITF Taekwondo Champion, has won several golds, silver, and bronze medals at national, international, and South Asian competitions, and is now going to fight in MMA fight night held by the Indian...

By Mehr Ali Altaf on Dec 11th, 2021

Zainab an 8-year-old Afghan girl begs for food and money on the streets of Kabul due to the dire poverty situation following the collapse of the country in the hands of the Taliban on August 15, 2021. Photo Credit: Khaama Press/ Firoz Sidiqy The...

The Taliban security men have killed a young physician in the western Herat province of Afghanistan on Thursday, local sources confirmed. Amruddin Noori, a 33-year-old physician in Herat city was killed by the Taliban security members...

By Khaama Press on Nov 27th, 2021

According to a newly released report by the UN IOM, over half a million people in Afghanistan have been internally displaced as a result of conflicts and insecurity in 2021. The report which has been conducted between 11-21 November...