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Thursday, March 8, 2012
Kabul (BNA) President Hamid Karzai strongly condemned the terrorist attack in Spinboldak district of Kandahar province that killed 4 civilians and injured another eight.
According to the information provided by Kandahar Police Chief, enemies of the people of Afghanistan detonated a motorcycle full of explosives today morning in Waish area of Spinboldak district in southern province of Kandahar, killing 4 innocent civilians including two children and one woman while injuring another eight.
Condemning the attack in the strongest possible terms, the President said that the enemies of Afghanistan carried out a terrorist attack today in a heavily populated area of Spinboldak district, deeply affecting a number of innocent families which is an act against both Islam and humanity.
President Karzai added, such an evil act is done by those individuals who are totally unaware of Islamic teachings and thirsty for the blood of human beings including Muslims.
The President offers his deepest condolences and sympathies to the families of the victims and wishes quick recovery for the wounded.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The border police in Shorabak district of Kandahar captured 12,000 Kg explosive materials today while it was transferring into the country.
The press responsible of Kandahar security commandment told this news agency, the explosive materials was placed in three tractors have been seized while was transferring from Gulistan district of Balochistan of Pakistan into Afghanistan.
The drivers of the tractors escaped back to the Pakistan while police was checking their vehicles, but the tractors full of explosives have been shifted to the Speen Boldak district of that province, said the source.
Shorabak district located in 180 Km distance in the southeast of Kandahar city which has 120 Km joint border with Pakistan.
T. Rateb

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) ISAF reported from arresting three terrorists including a supplier of arms and ammunitions for the state oppositions in Kunduz province.
A press release which sent to BNA today said, these three persons have been arrested during a joint operation of ISAF and Afghan forces from Ali Abad district of that province.
According to the source, among the arrested men, a person who supplied arms and ammunitions to the state oppositions were also included.
They used the ammunitions in their attacks on ISAF and Afghan forces, said the source.
T. Rateb

Wednesday, 07 March 2012 11:06

Explosion Kills Four In Kandahar

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) At least four persons were killed and nine others injured in an explosion in the related areas of Speen Boldak of Kandahar today.
The explosive materials have been placed in a motorbike.
Zolmai Ayobi spokesman of Kandahar governor in a telephonic contact with BNA said, the blast happened in Wesh area of Speen Boldak district of Kandahar in which four persons including a child and a woman were killed and nine others including a border police were injured.
According to the source, the victims of this event were all civilians and Wesh is one of the crowed areas of Speen Boldak district.
The injured persons have been shifted to the Kandahar hospital and their health condition reported critical, said the source.
T. Rateb

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) A famous Afghan signer, Zaher Howaida passed away due to a illness he was suffering in Hamburg, Germany, his relative said the other day.
One of his relatives, singer Farid Rastgar confirmed the death of Howaida who had left tens of songs, mostly reflecting pains and hardships of the Afghan people.
Besides singing, he was also a successful and talented theater actor.
Minister of Information and Culture Dr. Sayed Makhdoom Raheen shared sympathy with his bereaved family and relatives and asked great patience for them.
His soul may rest in heaven.

Wednesday, 07 March 2012 08:02

Problems Of Law Violating Children Discussed

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The Ministry of martyrs, disabled and social affairs discussed on Tuesday the problems and challenges faced by the children violating the law and the ways to find solution.
In a meeting chaired by deputy and caretaker of the ministry of martyrs, disabled and social affairs, the representatives from the ministry of interior, education, supreme court, attorney general office as well from UNICEF had taken part discussing the related issues and the subjects of the memorandum of understanding had been signed with six governmental institutions on March, 6, 2012 and exchanged view on finding solution for the problems of those children violating the law.
The session participants pledged to put the issues of the memorandum of understanding signed between the six government organs at their priorities and vowed to hold workshops and training centers in 8 zones of the country to provide awareness about the problems faced by those children violating the law.
Management of the programs had been shouldered by ministry of martyrs, disabled and social affairs.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Nangarhar (BNA) An Afghan border police official sustained injury in a mine blast in Nangarhar province yesterday.
Colonel Hussainkhail was targeted with a roadside mine in Jalalabad city when he was on way to his office.
According to the reports, the mine which was being controlled from a distance was detonated when a vehicle carrying the border police official.
The incident took place in the vicinity of Teacher Training Building in Jalalabad city, resulting in injuring three bodyguards for the official.
Colonel Hussainkhail, who sustained injury, is not in a critical condition.
Armed Taliban were considered as responsible of the incident.

Wednesday, 07 March 2012 07:18

March-8 Marked At The National Theater

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) The Eight of March the day of women solidarity was marked in a gathering by the National Theater of Afghanistan.
Chairwomen of National Archive and National Theater and the Ministry of Information and Culture spoke at the meeting held on the occasion and emphasized to improve the situation of women who had suffered miserable conditions.
An imagistic show was also put in show outlining the situation of the women during the ceremony held at the national theater following which some gifts had also been distributed among them.
Bakhtar News Agency (BNA) also marked the Women World Day and ended after distributing some gifts for the female reporters.
According to another report, the woman international day was also marked at the attorney general office conference hall discussing the right according to the Islamic jurisprudence.
At the ceremony the message of ministry of women affairs had been read out by the head of economic expansion of the ministry.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Kabul (BNA) Mohammad Alam Ezedyar, the first deputy speakers of Mishrano Jirga (Upper House) of the parliament met with first secretary of Russian embassy in Kabul yesterday.
In the meeting, the first deputy of Mishrano Jirga congratulated successfully holding of presidential election in Russia, asking for further improvement of relations between the two countries in various economical sector as consolidation and expansion of parliamentary ties.
He hoped Russia would help and cooperate in rehabilitation of infrastructures in Afghanistan.
In the meeting, the first secretary for Russian embassy to Kabul pointed out related to needs of renovation of Afghanistan and said his country would help Afghanistan in rehabilitation of housing sector, Afsotar Transport Company, Salang tunnel, construction of electricity dam in Panjshir and a number of other projects in Afghanistan.
Meanwhile, the first deputy speaker for Mishrano Jirga Mohammad Alam Ezedyar yesterday met with Abdul Hadi Shakib, deputy chairman for decision making council for north zones along with a number of elders and influenced figures of Dar-e-Sauf district of Samangan province.
The first deputy chairman for the Jirga appreciated the people of Dar-e-Sauf for their Jehad and resistance and promised for solution fo their problems.

Wednesday, March 07, 2012
Washington (BNA) An Afghan and a Pakistani woman included in the US 2012 international women awards.
The Afghan woman is a member of Kandahar provincial council, while the Pakistani woman is a human rights activist.
US secretary of foreign affairs in is website has issued biographies of the two women, Mariam Durani, a member of Kandahar provincial council, is a director of a cultural association and owner of a women local radio and has been identified as an Afghan courageous woman.
Shah Begum, a native resident of Deer of Pakhtunkhwa has been also selected as a Pakistani courageous woman.