The United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) on Thursday said the diarrhea-related diseases claims the lives of at least 9,500 Afghan children under the age of five each year, equal to 26 one each day.
The European Union allocated today an additional €5 million in life-saving humanitarian assistance to Afghanistan.
The construction work of irrigational network kick off in Khoshi district, Logar province.
Chinese government contributed $1 million to the World Food Program (WFP) which would assist nearly 38,000 vulnerable people in Afghanistan, including repatriates from Pakistan.
The National Unity Government has to convene Loya Jirga in order to find key to all challenges. Through lens of Jirga we could become heavier against all odds.
Human Rights Watch in its new report released on Tuesday has said that growing insecurity and poverty in Afghanistan has kept at least two-third of Afghan girls out of schools.
A number of Afghan youth enjoys visible talents in different art sections, but due to economic problems, they cannot prove themselves.
A Canadian man held hostage by Taliban allies for five years has said his wife was raped and their infant daughter killed in captivity.
A shipment of narcotic drug have been discovered and seized by Afghan security forces in Nangarhar.
The International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC) has decided that it will downsize its activities in Afghanistan over security concerns.