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Muhammad Ali Jinnah Hospital Inaugurated in Kabul

Jinnah Hospital Kabul

KABUL – Pakistan’s Minister of State for Parliamentary Affairs, Ali Muhammad Khan and Afghan Minister of Public Health, Ferozuddin Feroz jointly inaugurated Muhammad Ali Jinnah Hospital in an auspicious ceremony in Kabul, Pakistan Embassy in Kabul said in a statement on Saturday. As per statement, Second Vice President Mohammad Sarwar …

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15 People Killed or Injured in Militants Attack in Kabul

15 People Killed or Injured in Militants attack in Kabul

KABUL – An explosion hit the center of the Afghan capital Kabul and unidentified attackers entered a multi-storey building housing the communications ministry on Saturday. Gunfire that followed the attack could be clearly heard the city center for several hours, but the area around the site was cordoned off by …

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Qatar Summit is not an Invitation to a Wedding Party: Taliban

Qatar Summit is not an Invitation to a Wedding Party: Taliban

KABUL – The Taliban group has mocked the Afghan government over the list of 250 delegates for Qatar talks, saying ‘the creators of the list must realize that this is an orderly and prearranged conference in a far-away Gulf country and not an invitation to some wedding or other party …

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Afghanistan Loses $8m After Pakistan’s Airspace Closure

Pakistan Airspace

KABUL – The Civil Aviation Authority estimates that the closure of Pakistan’s airspace to commercial flights cost Afghanistan at least $8 million in more than a month. Pakistan closed its airspace to all commercial flights late in February after escalating tensions with India. It was opened to certain flights, but …

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Khalilzad Reach Kabul for Talks with Afghan Officials

Khalilzad In Kabul For Talks with Afghan Officials

KABUL – US Special Representative for Afghanistan Reconciliation Zalmay Khalilzad arrived in Kabul and met with Afghan officials on Monday. During the visit, Khalilzad met with President Ashraf Ghani’s Chief of Staff Abdul Salam Rahimi and his special envoy Umer Daudzai, Khalilzad said on Twitter. “We discussed the urgency of …

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Daesh Claims Kabul Attacks on Nowruz Day

Daesh Claims Kabul Attacks on Nowruz Day

KABUL – A statement from the ISIS-K, or Daesh, claimed the responsibility for the attacks on Sakhi Shrine in Kabul on Nowruz Day. Baser Mujahid, Kabul police spokesman, reports that four mines had been placed in some flower boxes near the shrine, in the western quadrant of Kabul. Three of …

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Six Killed, 23 Wounded in Kabul Explosions

Six Killed, 23 Wounded in Kabul Explosions

KABUL – An Afghan official said on Thursday that three explosions struck near Sakhi Shrine in western Kabul as people gathered there to mark the day of Nowruz, the Persian New Year. The nature of all the explosions has not been ascertained so far, but eyewitnesses had earlier said at …

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Woman Arrested for Axing Her Husband to Death in Kabul

woman arrested for axing her husband to death Kabul

KABUL – A woman who had axed her husband to death has been arrested by police forces in capital Kabul, the Kabul Police Commandment announced late on Sunday. According to a statement released by Kabul Police Commandment, the woman had murdered her husband by axing him to death in the …

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Pakistan Condemns Attack on ‘Political Gathering’ in Kabul

ISLAMABAD – Pakistan has condemned the attack on a ‘political gathering’ in Dasht-e-Barchi Kabul, and said it stands with the people of Afghanistan in their resolve to defeat extremism and terrorism. Pakistan’s Foreign Office (FO) spokesperson Mohammad Faisal tweeted, “Pakistan condemns reported rocket attack near a political gathering in Afghanistan …

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Several Blasts Disrupt Martyrdom Anniversary of Mazari

Blasts disrupt Anniversary of Mazari

KABUL – Several explosions rocked Afghan capital Kabul on Thursday as the country’s top political leaders gathered in west of the city to mark martyrdom anniversary of Abdul Ali Mazari. The prominent leaders who attended the event included; Hamid Karzai, Abdullah Abdullah, Hanif Atmar, Younus Qanooni, Mohammad Mohaqqiq and several …

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