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The Afghan-Pak Chilly Relations Linger

The Afghan-Pak Chilly Relations Linger

December 06, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

"We need to identify cross-border terrorism and a fund to combat terrorism. Pakistan has pledged $500m for Afghanistan’s development. This amount can be spent to contain extremism...

Dramatic Increase in HIV/Aids

Dramatic Increase in HIV/Aids

December 06, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Afghanistan is in the early stage of dramatic increase of HIV/AIDs while the main route of transmission are reported needle sharing; Officials in the ministry of public health of Afghanistan...

The Little Heroine

The Little Heroine

December 05, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

A woman dressed in a simple yellow dress was gazing out the window. The twinkling stars filled her eyes with a gleam of hope. Perhaps, she was waiting for the morning to see the...

Heart of Asia Conference

Heart of Asia Conference

December 04, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

The Heart of Asia Conference (HoA) was formed in Istanbul, Turkey, on November 02, 2011, providing a platform for regional cooperation in the heart of Asia by placing...

Cannibalistic War in Syria

Cannibalistic War in Syria

December 03, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Syrians burn amidst war and violence as militancy escalates. The self-styled Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) violates humanitarian law and spills the blood of men, women and...

Children’s Vulnerability to Social and Political Challenges

Children’s Vulnerability to Social and Political Challenges

December 01, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Children are susceptible to social, political and economic challenges all around the world. Their life is replete with pain and sufferings. They are left at the mercy of child labor...

Investment in Water Infrastructure

Investment in Water Infrastructure

December 01, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Water is the foundation of life but no major investment has taken place to fight against widespread water issues in Afghanistan. According to reports 32 percent of people have...

Afghanistan: From Land Lock to Land Link

Afghanistan: From Land Lock to Land Link

November 30, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

The railway running 85 km from Atamyrat, Turkmenistan to the Ymamnazar border crossing point and 3 km towards Afghanistan’s border facilities at Akina was officially...

We are as strong as we are literate

We are as strong as we are literate

November 29, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Literacy is the ability to read, view, write, design, speak and listen in a way that allows communicating effectively. The importance of literacy lies not just in the ability to...

Nonviolence – A Panacea for the Bleeding Wounds

Nonviolence – A Panacea for the Bleeding Wounds

November 28, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Nonviolence is a powerful and just weapon. Indeed, it is a weapon unique in history, which cuts without wounding and ennobles the man who wields it. I believe in this method because...

Kabul: Life Threatening Winter

Kabul: Life Threatening Winter

November 27, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

According to Afghanistan's National Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Kabul will get less snow this winter but will see higher levels of pollution. They warn that if Kabul residents...

Unity in Diversity

Unity in Diversity

November 26, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

After each of several deadly attacks on Shia peaceful people in Kabul and Balkh province, there has no action taken place except the people are called not to forget the unity while...

The Sacrificial Lambs of Terrorism

The Sacrificial Lambs of Terrorism

November 24, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

In recent months, the stories told by Afghans have been sad ones that have largely to do with deaths. We have counted the death of individuals who fell victim to terrorism. The emergence...

Unprecedented Food Crisis

Unprecedented Food Crisis

November 23, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Food crisis is one of the long lasting unsolved problems to impoverished countries including Afghanistan; globally, it takes the life of around 30,000 - 60,000 people each day...

Root of all Challenges

Root of all Challenges

November 22, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

All challenges in a nation originated from existing problems in education higher education; because higher education has recognized as foundation of all infrastructure and of the most...

The War Victims

The War Victims

November 22, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The violation of humanitarian law in Syria outrages the collective conscience as women and children are burning amidst violence and bloodshed. The self-proclaimed Islamic State of Iraq...

In Pursuit of Peace

In Pursuit of Peace

November 21, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghan nation bears the brunt of terrorism and civilian fatalities make the headlines in national and international media. The Taliban’s radical leader Mullah Haibatullah...

Needs for Translation movement

Needs for Translation movement

November 21, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

We live in a world where English, as a universal language, spoken everywhere is translation still important? The answer is absolutely yes, here are many reasons articulate why...

A Surge in Sectarianism

A Surge in Sectarianism

November 20, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

In Syria, men, women and children bear the brunt of sectarian violence. The fundamental rights of the ethnic minority groups are violated on the grounds of their race, sex and creed...

Street Harassment in Afghanistan

Street Harassment in Afghanistan

November 19, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Street harassment exists almost everywhere in the world but exceptionally it disguised the face of Afghanistan to be the most insecure place for women in the world. It is said that...

From Bad to Worse!

From Bad to Worse!

November 17, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Terrorism is a great barrier before the nascent democracy in Afghanistan. With the fall of the Taliban’s regime, democracy was established with the endorsement of Constitution...

Opening New Chapter of Relations between US and Russia

Opening New Chapter of Relations between US and Russia

November 16, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

According to a statement released by the Kremlin, the two leaders, The newly elected US president Donald Trump and Russian President Vladimir Putin, held their first ever talk in...

Parliament vs Government

Parliament vs Government

November 15, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

In addition to numerous crises, Kabul is witnessing a new type of contrast between government and parliaments are forming. Within three days, the Afghan parliament has voted to dismiss...

No Hope for Bombastic Talks

No Hope for Bombastic Talks

November 15, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The Taliban insurgents continue militancy with the support of al-Qaeda-linked group. About 45,000 opposition fighters are estimated to be involved in Afghanistan’s...

Stop Terrorism by Stopping Aid

Stop Terrorism by Stopping Aid

November 14, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

The recent terrorists attack on German Consulate in Mazar-e-Sharaf, killed six civilians and injured 128, including 19 women, 38 children and damaged 100 homes and shops...

Unending War in Syria

Unending War in Syria

November 13, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Syria is the worst war, the worst humanitarian crisis, the worst displacement crisis, the worst refugee crisis in a generation. So we expect there to be continued, uninterrupted...

Worsening Displacement Crisis in Afghanistan

Worsening Displacement Crisis in Afghanistan

November 12, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Afghans have been suffering nearly 40 years of continuous armed conflict and social disorders. Yet, the country continues to suffer widespread violence, insecurity, poverty, unemployment...

Will Human Rights Alleviate the Men’s Sufferings?

Will Human Rights Alleviate the Men’s Sufferings?

November 10, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Human rights will be practiced in democratic societies, where the individuals tolerate one another irrespective of their racial, sexual or religious backgrounds. In open societies...

Importance of US Election for other Nations

Importance of US Election for other Nations

November 09, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

American engagement in many countries has made the US elections important throughout the world. Media outlets virtually all over the world cover the contentious election, and its results...

Insecurity Crisis Undermined Social and Economic Activities

Insecurity Crisis Undermined Social and Economic Activities

November 08, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Kabul is immersed in successive and paralyzing social and political crisis unprecedented in last 15 years. The Afghan capital is inundated with organized criminal gangs who...

The Dystopian World

The Dystopian World

November 08, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Man’s megalomania and egotism led to war and violence throughout the history. Dictatorial regimes sought to eradicate their political opponents so as to keep their positions...

Solutions to Administrative Corruption

Solutions to Administrative Corruption

November 07, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Administrative Corruption, as a biggest challenge after war, is the main hurdle to the wellbeing, stability and tranquillity in Afghanistan. Billions of dollars in development and...

The World Needs Divine Savior

The World Needs Divine Savior

November 06, 2016 | Mohammad Zahir Akbari

Unfortunately, we live in a world of growing injustice, oppression, ruthlessness, humanitarian crisis and disorders! Power and dangerous weapons are in the hand of some greedy and wolves-likely...

Gender Discrimination

Gender Discrimination

November 05, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

Afghan women suffered under cultural restrictions and public traditions. They were left at the mercy of discriminations on the grounds of their sex and deemed an inferior creature. Their rights and...

Suffering under Democracy?

Suffering under Democracy?

November 03, 2016 | Hujjatullah Zia

The gap between state and nation has widened and there is a sense of deep mistrust in the air. On the one hand, the exchange of harsh rhetoric among political figures and on the other hand, reports about...