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Quality of Life Depends on Quality of Thoughts

Quality of Life Depends on Quality of Thoughts

August 10, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Most of us are not what we could be. We are less than we could have been seeing that we have great natural capacity and potential. But most of it is dormant; most is undeveloped...

Challenges of Red Panda Conservation in India

Challenges of Red Panda Conservation in India

August 10, 2016 | Saikat Kumar Basu

Red panda (Ailurus fulgens) conservation is a monumental challenge in India. The beautiful mammal which is reported to be found in the Himalayan forests of the...

Obstacles before Democracy

Obstacles before Democracy

August 09, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

With the withdrawal of coalition forces in 2014, the insurgency has increased in Afghanistan and engendered fear and disappointment among the public. Afghan ...

The Upcoming G20 Summit in China: Aims to Promote Common Development

The Upcoming G20 Summit in China: Aims to Promote Common Development

August 08, 2016 | Yao Jing

On 4-5 September, 2016, the 11th G20 Summit will be held in Hangzhou, China, and President Xi Jinping along with the leaders from other member states, guest countries and...

Time Management and Its Effects on Quality of Life

Time Management and Its Effects on Quality of Life

August 08, 2016 | Ahmad Shah Karimi

Of all the elements everyone has to work with, none is more precious than time. Time is extremely important in everyone’s life, it helps people to organize and structure...

Violence Against Women

Violence Against Women

August 07, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The persistent violence against Afghan women unfolds the patriarchal system and traditional beliefs practiced widely in individual and collective life. They have been discriminated...

Functions and Operations of Political Party in Democratic Systems

Functions and Operations of Political Party in Democratic Systems

August 06, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Politics is the process to organize how we live together in a society, and the purpose of political parties is to join people who hold similar points of view about the...

Afghan Soldiers – The National Heroes

Afghan Soldiers – The National Heroes

August 04, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Having assumed full responsibility for national security in December 2014, the Afghan forces had displayed commitment to the nation and the constitution through immense sacrifice...

Role of New Media in Social and Political Development

Role of New Media in Social and Political Development

August 03, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

What is new media? New media consists of the Internet, mobile phones, and social media networks such as blogs and micro-blogs, social networking websites, video-sharing sites, and others...

Nusra Rebranding Old Wine in New Bottle

Nusra Rebranding Old Wine in New Bottle

August 03, 2016 | Manish Rai

Jabhat-Al-Nusra Front, once al-Qaeda's official branch in Syria, has cut ties with the parent organisation with the approval of al-Qaeda central leadership. Nusra Front is one...

Pollution – A Serious Menace to Public Health

Pollution – A Serious Menace to Public Health

August 02, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Pollution poses a serious threat to the world, including Afghanistan. It takes its toll on individuals’ health and scores of men, women and children lose their lives annually...

We are As Strong As We Are United, As Weak As We Are Divided

We are As Strong As We Are United, As Weak As We Are Divided

August 01, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Usually the political literature in Afghanistan is full of harsh self-hatred words which are not good practice for national unity and shaky democracy of this country. There are some...

Terror Attacks Cause Anger and Hatreds

Terror Attacks Cause Anger and Hatreds

July 31, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Every day seems to launch a new global wave of bloody murders across the world Including developed countries of the world equipped with modern security features while thousands...

Who Will Win?

Who Will Win?

July 31, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The Afghan-Pak relation has hit rock bottom following the decade-long ebb and flow. With the Taliban’s militancy, Pakistani officials persisted in peace talks and promised...

The Vulnerability of Afghan Civilians to Escalated Militancy

The Vulnerability of Afghan Civilians to Escalated Militancy

July 30, 2016 |

The surge in militancy has resulted in heavy casualties and Afghan civilians are left at the mercy of serious violence and bloodshed. A spate of terrorist attacks carried out by...

The Philosophy Behind Violence and Disorder

The Philosophy Behind Violence and Disorder

July 28, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

A strong sense of tendency towards breaking social norms or legal restrictions is felt among the individuals. Some simply transcend public values, which are deeply embedded in...

It Never Rains but It Pours

It Never Rains but It Pours

July 27, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The social and political challenges fill the air with a sense of disappointment. Since Afghanistan is embroiled in interminable problems, Afghans, mainly the youths, have no clear...

Creating A Happier Workforce for Higher Productivity in Afghanistan

Creating A Happier Workforce for Higher Productivity in Afghanistan

July 27, 2016 | Sun Xi

“Productivity isn’t everything, but in the long run it is almost everything,” said Paul Krugman, an eminent Nobel laureate in economics. So far, most ways used in Afghanistan to...

Erdogan Bashing Must Stop

Erdogan Bashing Must Stop

July 26, 2016 | Ali Akin

An armed attack launched against the elected government and people in Turkey in the evening of 15 July 2016. It was well planned in advance and wide spread. Only the courage of...

The Strategic Leadership Competencies

The Strategic Leadership Competencies

July 26, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

The study of leader traits has a long and controversial history. Some researches show that the possession of certain traits alone does not guarantee strategic leadership success...

Obstacles before Democracy

Obstacles before Democracy

July 25, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

In democratic systems, discrimination on the grounds of race, sex, color or creed is not acceptable. All individuals are entitled to exercise their rights and dignity without barriers...

Carnage in Kabul

Carnage in Kabul

July 25, 2016 | Dilawar Sherzai

It was one of the most shocking scene when the peaceful demonstrators on the streets of Kabul were brutally targeted by suicide bombers. Three attackers with suicide vests...

Afghanistan Turning to Good Market for Indian Products

Afghanistan Turning to Good Market for Indian Products

July 23, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Afghanistan markets are largely occupied with low quality products of neighboring countries some of which are extremely poor and harmful. These poor quality products are widely...

Intercultural Dialogue Crucial in Preventing and Ending Cultural Conflicts

Intercultural Dialogue Crucial in Preventing and Ending Cultural Conflicts

July 21, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Thinking as a global citizen there are a lot of new opportunities and threatening issues to global peace process that must be consciously dealt with. One of the common...

Masterminding Attacks behind the Scene

Masterminding Attacks behind the Scene

July 21, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Although terrorist groups maximize the level of threat against the entire region, Afghanistan bears the brunt of terrorism in the Asia. The escalation of militancy with the Taliban’s...

The Communicable Mental Disorders Pave the Bed for Social Violence

The Communicable Mental Disorders Pave the Bed for Social Violence

July 19, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Whenever we think about the challenges caused by insecurity, a lot of images come immediately in our minds: sever poverty, destruction, casualties, addiction, collapsed infrastructure...

Higher Education Reforms in Afghanistan

Higher Education Reforms in Afghanistan

July 18, 2016 | Ahmad Jawed Samsor

None of higher education institutions in Afghanistan has ever been evaluated or ranked by an international or regional ranking body, in other words the institutes have not yet met the...

Privatizing System Important to Economic Development

Privatizing System Important to Economic Development

July 18, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Afghanistan has the most centralized economic and political system of the day whilst privatization and decentralization system is widely recognized as great means of improving...

Environmental Pollution Silent Killer of Citizens

Environmental Pollution Silent Killer of Citizens

July 17, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Kabul is the most polluted capitals in the world which forms greater threat to life of citizens than the terrorist does! In other words, we do not have only terrorism as an enemy...

Human Rights Violation

Human Rights Violation

July 17, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Man’s natural and unalienable rights and dignity, which are stated in national laws and international instruments, are violated to a great extent. Curtailing people...

Traditions Gain the Upper Hand over Law

Traditions Gain the Upper Hand over Law

July 16, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

In a tradition-bound society, breaking social norms or moral standards will trigger public emotions and prompt the locals to show violent reaction without considering the state law...

The Outcome of Warsaw Summit!

The Outcome of Warsaw Summit!

July 14, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

With the escalating militancy and terrorist attacks, Afghan civilian and soldiers have sustained large casualties within the last two years despite having the upper hand in...

Dealing with the issue of mobility

Dealing with the issue of mobility

July 13, 2016 | Dilawar Sherzai

Capitalism has always been in controversy because it has been a class-based system. The presence of three major economic classes in the system has always kept the discussions among...

Building Library Essential for Social Development

Building Library Essential for Social Development

July 13, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

The library occupies a very important place in social, economic and cultural development of a nation. The nation who does not use library or read books will frequently repeat...

The Blame Game Continues

The Blame Game Continues

July 12, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Our regional initiatives with neighbors are beginning to yield significant cooperative dividends. The exception is with Pakistan – despite clear commitments to a quadrilateral...