Other news

President Ghani bats for regional cooperation, strong Sino-Afghan ties Politics & Security

President Ghani bats for regional cooperation, strong Sino-Afghan ties

2014-10-30 91 Zariza Correspondent

Professor Ashraf Ghani went back to university on Wednesday, this time as the president of Afghanistan. In his thoughtful speech to students at Beijing’s Xinhua University

Will President Ghani’s China visit open new chapter in Sino-Afghan relations? Op-Ed

Will President Ghani’s China visit open new chapter in Sino-Afghan relations?

2014-10-27 358 Wali Khan and Ziauddin “Wahaj”

China, which shares 76 kilometer long border with Afghanistan, has maintained a relatively ambiguous position on Afghanistan since the fall of Taliban in 2002.

Afghan elections: Who will be the last man standing? Zariza Special

Afghan elections: Who will be the last man standing?

2014-04-15 402 Zariza News Bureau

On April 13, 2014 the Afghanistan Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced the preliminary results of recently-held Presidential elections, comprising 10 percent votes..

Following Ghani-Jinping meet, China pledges 327 million USD to Afghanistan Business & Economy

Following Ghani-Jinping meet, China pledges 327 million USD to Afghanistan

2014-10-30 99 Zariza Correspondent

Following the much-anticipated meeting between President Ashraf Ghani and his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping in Beijing on Wednesday, Chinese government pledged 327 million USD to Afghanistan.

World news

Region news

Other news

Five years after, renovation work on Kabul’s Pul e Charkhi prison incomplete: SIGAR Law & Crime

Five years after, renovation work on Kabul’s Pul e Charkhi prison incomplete: SIGAR

2014-10-28 118 Zariza Correspondent

Almost five years after the renovation work on Kabul’s Pul e Charkhi started, the contract has been terminated even though the work has not been completed

Afghanistan U-19 team thrashes Pakistan by 10 wickets in first ODI Sports

Afghanistan U-19 team thrashes Pakistan by 10 wickets in first ODI

2014-10-28 99 Zariza Correspondent

Afghanistan under-19 team thrashed Pakistan by 10 wickets in their first one day international match played at Gaddafi Stadium Lahore on Tuesday.

Second Afghan Social Media Summit becomes talk of town Arts & Lifestyle

Second Afghan Social Media Summit becomes talk of town

2014-10-20 122 Zariza Correspondent

The second annual Afghan Social Media Summit (ASMS 2014) kicked off in grand fashion in Kabul on Sunday. The three-day summit that brings together social media experts

“Music can change perceptions and break stereotypes” Cinema & Entertainment

“Music can change perceptions and break stereotypes”

2014-06-15 593 Sayer Zaland

The young Shahzad Adeel has revolutionized music in Afghanistan. He wants to continue with same enthusiasm

Cosmetic surgeries become insatiable desire for young Afghans Health & Fitness

Cosmetic surgeries become insatiable desire for young Afghans

2014-10-30 100 Zariza Correspondent

A large number of Afghan youth are flocking to private hospitals and clinics, mostly in Kabul, to undergo plastic surgeries

On UN Day, senior UN envoy asks Afghan youth to become change-makers Kabul Post

On UN Day, senior UN envoy asks Afghan youth to become change-makers

2014-10-22 95 Zariza News Bureau and Agencies

Calling on the youth of Afghanistan to become change makers for their country, a senior United Nations official on Wednesday

Bamyan: The next big tourist destination in Afghanistan? Travel Tales

Bamyan: The next big tourist destination in Afghanistan?

2014-10-28 148 Abdul Sanay Amanpoor

The imposing Buddha statues, which used to be the prime attraction in Bamyan, are long gone but the beautiful ruins tell many fascinating stories.

Photo essay: One-stop-destination for leisure and amusement in Kabul Photo Features

Photo essay: One-stop-destination for leisure and amusement in Kabul

2014-10-25 550 Naimat Rawan (pictures and text)

City Park, a first-of-its-kind recreation park in Deh Mazang area of Kabul is attracting huge number of visitors every day. Established by a local business entrepreneur in partnership with Kabul Municipality

Women, Pearl in Shale poetry collection published Books and Authors

Women, Pearl in Shale poetry collection published

2014-09-03 530 Sayer Zaland

The poetry collection of Jamila Mujahid, written in Pashto and English was recently released, which is published by Momand Publishing Society

“What makes me really proud as an Afghan is our art and music history” Interviews

“What makes me really proud as an Afghan is our art and music history”

2014-10-23 329 Syed Zafar Mehdi

Meena Saifi is a renowned Afghan artist based in New York. She has held and participated in art exhibitions across the world