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First Flight For Hajj Leaves From Kabul

Tolo News 7/14/18 Afghan Minister of Hajj and Religious Affairs Faiz Mohammad Osmani said on Saturday that this year about 30,000 Afghans will attend Hajj and of those 500, who are family members of martyrs, will be sponsored by government. The first flight left Hamid Karzai International Airport for Medina in Saudi Arabia on Saturday […]

July 14, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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25 Students of Maimanagi Training Center Receive Certificates

Students Earn Cultural Certificates via Bakhtar News Saturday, June 30, 2018 In a ceremony held on Wednesday, 25 students of Maimanagi Gallery received certificates, a Kabul Times correspondent reported. At the outset, deputy minister of information and culture on cultural and art affairs said, “I am happy that Maimanagi Gallery has gifted 10 tableaus to […]

July 1, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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Meet Afghanistan’s First Female Paraglider

Afghanistan’s First Woman Paraglider VOA News | June 29, 2018: Since the fall of the Taliban regime in 2001, women in Afghanistan have broken many taboos in the ultra-conservative, male dominated society. Sport is just one of the fields in which women are now actively participating. VOA’s Hedayatullah Noori recently spoke with the country’s first female paraglider […]

June 30, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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Bamyian Hosts Famous Music Festival

Afghan Music Festival Tolo News: June 30, 2018 Thousands of music fans cheered their favorite musicians and singers at a music festival in Bamiyan province on Friday. The festival will continue for two days. Organizers of the event said the festival is aimed at strengthening tourism and supporting Afghanistan’s ancient culture. Click here to read more (external […]

June 30, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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UAE Approves To Host Afghanistan Cricket League

Afghan Cricket News Tolo News June 28, 2018 The Emirates Cricket Board in a letter sent to the International Cricket Council has approved to hold Afghanistan Premier League of Cricket in United Arab Emirates. The Emirates Cricket Board has said that the event will start in October in UAE after approval of the ICC, the […]

June 29, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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Kabul Cyclists Race To Say No To Drugs

  Kabul Cyclists Race To Say No To Drugs Tolo News 6/29/2018 At least 50 cyclists attended a 70-kilometer cycling race from Kabul to Parwan province in an attempt to support Afghanistan’s counter-narcotics efforts. Massoud Amiri from Kabul got the first position in the competition. Mohammad Hanif and Ahmad Mirzaee got the second and third […]

June 29, 2018 · admin · No Comments
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Eid Mubarak – We wish you and your family a happy and blessed Eid!

July 17, 2015 · admin · No Comments
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Eid Mubarak – We wish you and your family a happy and blessed Eid!

August 8, 2013 · admin · No Comments
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Eid Mubarak – We wish you and your family a happy and blessed Eid!

September 10, 2010 · admin · One Comment
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Happy New Year! (Nowroz Mubarak)

The staff of would like to wish all of our readers a Happy New Year! Dear non-Afghan readers, Today, marks the beginning of the new year, 1389, and the first day of spring in Afghanistan, Iran, and Tajikstan. In Farsi, it is referred to as “Nowroz”. The holiday is also celebrated in some Central […]

March 21, 2010 · admin · 2 Comments
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