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COVID-19 in Afghanistan (5): Spike in number of Coronavirus cases in the country
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (5): Spike in number of Coronavirus cases in the country

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) says two new cases of coronavirus have been reported in Kabul. The spokesman of MoPH Wahidullah Mayar said on late Wednesday that two new positive cases of the Covid-19 were reported in Kabul province during the past 24 hours...

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COVID-19 in Afghanistan (4); 21 more infected patients
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (4); 21 more infected patients

The Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) says 9 new positive case of the Corona virus have been recorded in Kabul, Ghazni, Baghlan and Paktika provinces...

1 Apr 2020
From East to West of Afghanistan; The Status of Afghan Returnees in Herat and Nangarhar Provinces
From East to West of Afghanistan; The Status of Afghan Returnees in Herat and Nangarhar Provinces

These days, the increase in the number of coronavirus infection in neighboring countries has led to the return of refugees to Afghanistan...

31 Mar 2020
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (3): From 29 New Cases to Expansion of Provincial Movements Restrictions
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (3): From 29 New Cases to Expansion of Provincial Movements Restrictions

According to the latest statistics, 29 more people have been infected with the coronavirus, 25 of which have been reported in Herat and 4 in Kandahar, Nimroz and Daikundi...

31 Mar 2020
Closure of Afghanistan-Pakistan Border: When Will Islamabad Release 6,000 Containers of Afghan Traders?
Closure of Afghanistan-Pakistan Border: When Will Islamabad Release 6,000 Containers of Afghan Traders?

Pakistan has closed its borders with Afghanistan for the past two weeks. The move comes as numbers of the coronavirus infection increases in the country...

30 Mar 2020
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (2); Number of Cases Rises to 145
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (2); Number of Cases Rises to 145

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has confirmed five more positive cases of coronavirus in the country's western zone.  Vahidullah Mayar, a spokesman for MoPH, said that 22 new positive cases of coronavirus recorded in Herat on Sunday night which the number of cases in Herat reaches to 106...

30 Mar 2020
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (1); 15 New Positive Cases & Recovery of 5 Patients
COVID-19 in Afghanistan (1); 15 New Positive Cases & Recovery of 5 Patients

Officials at the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) say at least 15 new cases of the coronavirus were recorded in the country during the past 24 hours...

28 Mar 2020
Jebraeel Is A body part of Herat: Does the local government Play Double-Standard with the Herati citizens?
Jebraeel Is A body part of Herat: Does the local government Play Double-Standard with the Herati citizens?

While four days pass in Herat province, and as a center for spreading the Corona virus, severe restrictions have been imposed on the province, but residents in the District 13 of the province complain of local authorities' inattention...

28 Mar 2020
None-movement Restrictions in Herat; The Impacts of Coronavirus
None-movement Restrictions in Herat; The Impacts of Coronavirus

The none-essential movements restrictions started today in Herat, Farah and Zaranj cities and will continue for two weeks. The below measures have been taken by the Afghan government to prevent the spread of the coronavirus...

26 Mar 2020
Afghan Citizens Paint Afghanistan Post-War World, “If Peace Comes”
Afghan Citizens Paint Afghanistan Post-War World, “If Peace Comes”

The peace talks between the United States and the Taliban insurgents have been followed with ups and downs. But now discussions are underway...

29 Jan 2020
From Being A Blind to Becoming a University Lecturer: Inspiring Life of Bashir Ahmad Rezvani
From Being A Blind to Becoming a University Lecturer: Inspiring Life of Bashir Ahmad Rezvani

Occasionally at the night time, one can be seen in the university corridor, moving with one student taking one of his hands. On Wednesday nights...

25 Nov 2019
An Educational Revolution: Kardan International Digital School, A Ray Of Hope For Future Afghanistan
An Educational Revolution: Kardan International Digital School, A Ray Of Hope For Future Afghanistan

It is the very first time I hear of an international digital school in Afghanistan, inspired from the ones existing in other...

21 Sep 2019
Challenges Of The 2019 Elections: Bamyan, A Province With Heavy Preparedness and Soaring Uncertainty
Challenges Of The 2019 Elections: Bamyan, A Province With Heavy Preparedness and Soaring Uncertainty

Only 27 days until 28 September, the day Afghan citizens will go to polling centres, and choose their president...

31 Aug 2019
200 Films From 33 Countries: Showcasing Masterpiece of Roya Film At The 5th International Herat Women Film Festival
200 Films From 33 Countries: Showcasing Masterpiece of Roya Film At The 5th International Herat Women Film Festival

The 5th Afghanistan International Herat Women Film Festival opened on Monday night in Kabul with...

28 Aug 2019
2 Brothers Killed within Two Eid’s in Afghanistan: A mother’s wrenching heart, An Ambig-uous Future For the Family
2 Brothers Killed within Two Eid’s in Afghanistan: A mother’s wrenching heart, An Ambig-uous Future For the Family

The sun had risen, everybody was awake, ready to have breakfast and start the day when suddenly the phone bell cracked...

20 Aug 2019
Gloom Descends on Wedding as Couple Loses 63 Relatives & Guests to Explosion. What Next?
Gloom Descends on Wedding as Couple Loses 63 Relatives & Guests to Explosion. What Next?

Yesterday passed like the other usual days with the usual news. Some were working somewhere in a corner of Kabul and some were preparing a...

18 Aug 2019
Tawhid Girls Robotic Team; Will the World Recognize Afghanistan With the Robotic Girls?
Tawhid Girls Robotic Team; Will the World Recognize Afghanistan With the Robotic Girls?

The Tawhid Girls Robotic Team had participated in World Adolescent Robot Content (WARC) in China. The team is the only...

17 Aug 2019
Harboring Hope Amidst Despair: Routine Attacks in Kabul Shake Families, Their Spirits Remain Intact
Harboring Hope Amidst Despair: Routine Attacks in Kabul Shake Families, Their Spirits Remain Intact

It was a morning meeting. We were talking about the issues and assigning the tasks for the day when, all of a sudden, the glass...

14 Aug 2019
Central Mountain Biking Team: How an Afghan Couple are Encouraging Youth to Tale Up Cycling?
Central Mountain Biking Team: How an Afghan Couple are Encouraging Youth to Tale Up Cycling?

Mustafa Rasouli and Narges Hakimi are the young couple who have been cycling for several years now. Mountain biking is a...

6 Aug 2019
Life Filled with Turn and Twins: An Iran-based Afghan Immigrant with Dream to Witness Peace & Security
Life Filled with Turn and Twins: An Iran-based Afghan Immigrant with Dream to Witness Peace & Security

In the past several months, the Afghan peace talks have been the theme of conversation everywhere. The efforts have been...

3 Aug 2019
Elected Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (37): Path of 5 Representatives from Kabul & Kuchi Constituency
Elected Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (37): Path of 5 Representatives from Kabul & Kuchi Constituency

Habiburahman, son of Abdul Rab Rasul Sayyaf, was born in April 1981. He graduated from the Hara school and attained...

1 Aug 2019
Elected Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (36): Journey of 10 Representatives from Kabul, Ghor, Faryab, Herat, Takhar and Kuchi Constituency
Elected Faces of the Afghan House of Representatives (36): Journey of 10 Representatives from Kabul, Ghor, Faryab, Herat, Takhar and Kuchi Constituency

Sayed Taha Sadiq was born in 1989 in Herat province, and completed his school in Herat province. He then obtained his...

30 Jul 2019
Grading System in Afghan School Changes to Boost Morale of School Students
Grading System in Afghan School Changes to Boost Morale of School Students

The Ministry of Education conducted a two-month program to seek public view and then issued a new guideline for schools...

24 Jul 2019
Elected Faced of Afghan House of Representatives (35): Path of 3 Representatives from Kabul Province
Elected Faced of Afghan House of Representatives (35): Path of 3 Representatives from Kabul Province

Parwin Durani, daughter of Dr. Abdulrahman Behzad, was born in 1973 in Khair Abad area of Chahar Asyab district of Kabul...

21 Jul 2019
A Refugee Born in Immigration. Mahdia Hussaini, Media Entrepreneur at Immigration Camp
A Refugee Born in Immigration. Mahdia Hussaini, Media Entrepreneur at Immigration Camp

Afghans have lived a life influenced and shattered by violence. However, not many of us have had the opportunity to...

15 Jul 2019
Ahmad Rezaee Lost 48 Classmates. A Year Later, See How He Emerged Among Top Scorers of Kankor Exam
Ahmad Rezaee Lost 48 Classmates. A Year Later, See How He Emerged Among Top Scorers of Kankor Exam

I couldn’t adequately describe the intensity of what I was feeling as I heard the news about my brother who was among the top scorers in Kankor exam...

13 Jul 2019
Latest Developments on Afghanistan’s Election: What Are the Concerns About Conducting 2019 Elections?
Latest Developments on Afghanistan’s Election: What Are the Concerns About Conducting 2019 Elections?

In the latest developments on Afghanistan’s presidential election, a document which was...

23 May 2019
Afghanistan’s Inspirational Women: Nasima Bari, the Girl who Emerged in Southern Afghanistan
Afghanistan’s Inspirational Women: Nasima Bari, the Girl who Emerged in Southern Afghanistan

She has initiated a publication in Helmand province. Apart from house chores, she has been engaged in social...

16 May 2019
Elected Faces of Afghan House of Representatives (22); Journey of 4 Representatives from Helmand, Takhar, Nangarhar and Badakhshan Provinces
2 May 2019
From a Victim to an Advocate: The Inspiring Initiative of Sohaila Hashemi for Epilepsy Patients in Afghanistan
From a Victim to an Advocate: The Inspiring Initiative of Sohaila Hashemi for Epilepsy Patients in Afghanistan

Sometimes things happen that change our lives forever, as the world keeps going, and may stop just for a second...

30 Apr 2019