Saturday, December 15, 2018
One of Bollywood’s most-watched couples made an interesting choice when it came to naming their newborn baby. On Dec. 20 actors Kareena Kapoor and Saif Ali Khan welcomed their first child, a baby boy, in Mumbai, naming him Taimur Ali Khan Pataudi. But the name Taimur sparked a raging debate...
Born and raised in Kabul, Shabana finished high school in the U.S. through the State Department’s Youth Exchange Studies program. She went on to attend Middlebury College in Vermont, graduating magna cum laude in International Studies and Women & Gender Studies in 2011. While at Middlebury, Shabana was awarded...
President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani strongly condemned the re-publishing of the latest caricature of the Prophet Muhammad by French satirical magazine. A statement released by ARG Presidential Palace said President Ghani has strongly condemned Charlie Hebdo for desecrating Islam by publishing Prophet Muahmmad’s caricature. President Ghani called the move by Charlie Hebdo...
DUBAI, 14th January, 2015 (WAM) -- Vice President and Prime Minister and Ruler of Dubai, His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, received today at Zabeel Palace, Dr. Mohammed Ashraf Ghani, President of the Islamic Republic of Afghanistan. Sheikh Mohammed and President Ghani discussed overall latest regional and...
New Delhi is expected to hold crucial talks over Afghanistan with the US President Barack Obama who is expected to visit India later this month. According to the local media reports, the Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will hold talks on various issues with President Obama, including the possible rise...
The government of Afghanistan signed a strategic partnership charter with the United Arab Emirates during President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s visit. President Ghani accompanied by a delegation of high level government officials on Tuesday left for United Arab Emirates on a two-day state visit. Afghanistan’s National Security Adviser Mohammad Hanif Atmar signed...
The Afghan Intelligence – National Directorate of Security (NDS) has even surprised the Central Intelligence Agency of United States by exhibiting an independent streak under the leadership of Rahmatullah Nabil. Nabil has aggressively sought to keep the resurgent Taliban at bay, stop the remnants of Al Qaeda from growing fresh...
Afghanistan will look to bounce back in the fifth ODI against Ireland after suffering a humiliating defeat against Scotland in the previous game. Ireland’s unbeaten start to 2015 came to an abrupt end in Dubai on Saturday as a disappointing batting display saw them beaten by 71 runs against Afghanistan...
After meeting with lawmakers in Parliament and failing to introduce the nominees for the National Directorate of Security (NDS) and Central Bank on Saturday as was originally planned, President Ashraf Ghani is now expected to introduce the full list of cabinet nominees to the Lower House on Tuesday. President Ghani...
A young and talented Afghan man has built a solar-powered motorbike in yet another initiative by the young generation of the country who are keen to join the global technological revolution. The solar-powered motorbike moves with the help of electricity energy obtained from the solar panels planted on the roof...