Baztab News

Work on 30-meter wide road begins in Laghman

Work on 30-meter wide road begins in Laghman

5 Hour Pajhwok Afghan News Pajhwok Afghan News

By Yousuf Zarifi on 23 June 2018 JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The governor on Saturday inaugurated construction work on a 15-kilometer long and 30-meter wide road in eastern Laghman province. Mohammad Asif Nang told Pajhwok Afghan News the road would be completed within six months at a cost of above ten million afghanis in the... read more

Targeted killings on the increase in Mazar-i-Sharif

Targeted killings on the increase in Mazar-i-Sharif

8 Hour Pajhwok Afghan News Pajhwok Afghan News

By Pajhwok Report on 23 June 2018 MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): At least six people have been killed mysteriously over the past one week in the capital of northern Balkh province, residents complain. Last week, six individuals were killed in Mazar-i-Sharif, the provincial capital. According to security officials some... read more

In Panjsher, elopement cases on the increase

In Panjsher, elopement cases on the increase

8 Hour Pajhwok Afghan News Pajhwok Afghan News

By Ahmad Fareed Tanha on 23 June 2018 PARAKH (Pajhwok): At least 21 cases of girls’ running away from their homes have been registered in central Panjsher province. The number shows an increase over last year. Tahmina Rezaee, an official at the Women... read more

Paktia governor survives gun attack

Paktia governor survives gun attack

12 Hour Pajhwok Afghan News Pajhwok Afghan News

By Abdul Maqsood Azizi, Pajhwok reporter on 23 June 2018 PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Paktia Governor Shamim Katawazi on Saturday survived an armed attack in central Logar province, an official said. His Spokesman Abdullah Hasrat told Pajhwok Afghan News that Katawazai came under attack on Kabul... read more

Saudi Imams pray for peace in Afghanistan

14 Hour Pajhwok Afghan News Pajhwok Afghan News

By Javed Hamim Kakar on 23 June 2018 KABUL (Pajhwok): The Imam of Harmain Sharifain, in his Friday sermon, prayed for lasting peace in Afghanistan, the Saudi media reported on Saturday. Sheikh Abdul Rahman Al-Sudais presented extended greetings to all Muslims and emphasised the enforcement of the Islamic law and promotion of... read more