Iran is planing to increase electricity exports to Afghanistan and Pakistan by linking its power grid to the countries.
According to an official that say said on Wednesday, they are trying to resolve the issue of electricity shortage in this eastern city of Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province, during this fast approaching summer and Ramazan.
During two separately traffic accidents 6 people have been killed and 4 others injured in northern Samangan province, an official said on Wednesday.
The state-owned Central Bank of Afghanistan has for the first time issued licenses to two foreign exchange companies that the bank has not been able to control the use of foreign currencies on the local market.
Pakistan has said it will start the deportation process of undocumented Afghans from the first week of April as around 400,000 Afghans have not registered themselves.
Nine human rights organisations, including Defence for Children and Amnesty International, on Wednesday urged Dutch local councils to call for a halt to deporting failed asylum seekers to Afghanistan.
Security forces have been accused of attacking protesters, wounding four demonstrators and setting on fire their tent in south Ghazni province.
Many residents of southeastern Paktika province, complaining against inadequate health facilities, say they have to transfer their patients to other provinces for medical treatment.
President Mamnoon Hussain on Tuesday said that Afghan students acquiring higher education in Pakistan under scholarship programmes would prepare themselves for future challenges.
The government has prepared an ambitious strategy to create five million jobs over the next five years and the plan is due to be announced in the new solar year which begins on March 21.