Afghan refugees in Pakistan are selling their properties almost half lower the normal price, after Pakistani government forced them to leave the country.
The Afghan Ministry of Agriculture, Irrigation & Livestock (MAIL) and the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO) jointly organized a high-level meeting with the directors of MAIL on nutrition sensitive agriculture.
Family of Kabul demonstration victims ask for impartial international commission to probe into the incident
Family members of Kabul peaceful demonstration victims called for an impartial international commission to probe into the 23-July suicide attack which killed at least 85 peaceful demonstrators and wounded more than 350 others.
Store owners of a market in Kabul which was burnt out a few days ago launched a demonstration on Saturday, accusing the government is incompetent.
Afghan ministry of justice financed establishing of a juvenile detention centre in Farah province with a cost of $700,000.
Almost 400 children were killed and another 1,121 maimed between January and June this year in a six-month period that saw the highest number of civilian casualties in Afghanistan since the United Nations began counting in 2009.
Following the horrific death of a pregnant 14 year old girl, Zahra, Save the Children International Organization urged Afghan government to bring end to child marriage in Afghanistan.
An international rights group says a quarter of all Afghan children work for a living yet the government fails to protect them from injury, death or exploitation.
Every Afghan family comprising about seven members would receive cash grant of about Rs300,000 on repatriation from Pakistan as United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees have doubled the repatriation grant.
More than 5.8 million Afghans, about 20 per cent of Afghanistan’s population, have returned home since the fall of the Taleban according to UNHCR figures. Many found their houses destroyed or occupied, or discovered that a new set of laws introduced by the interim administration of Hamed Karzai had scrapped their tenancy rights.