Balkh governor Ata Mohammad Noor recently announced disassociation from Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah, but it drew calm reaction from the CE's spokesman on Thursday.
Four U.S. senators on Wednesday introduced a bill to authorize an additional 2,500 Special Immigrant Visas for Afghan nationals.
General Abdul Rahman Rahman, the Deputy Interior Minister for Security has been sacked from his duty and Major Gen. Tariq Shah Bahrami has taken charge as a replacement, the ministry confirmed Wednesday.
Emphasizing on the importence of a powerful judicial system as step for ensuring sustainable peace in the country, President Ghani on Wednesday said no one has the right to interfere in the affairs of judicial and law enforcement institutions.
24 people have been arrested in connection with Kabul military hospital attack, including Afghan generals, the Defense ministry said Wednesday.
President Ashraf Ghani has rejected plan to change uniform for Afghan school girls that was recently announced by the education ministry.
At least seven Afghan refugees were killed when a truck loaded with sand toppled over their shelter in Pakistan on Tuesday.
An Australian aid worker who was kidnapped in Afghan capital Kabul in November last year has been released, Australian authorities confirmed.
Afghanistan and Pakistan will hold high-level talks in London, the United Kingdom, on Wednesday, amid escalated tensions between the two neighboring countries, officials said Tuesday.
A Taliban militant commander who was known as Gurg (wolf) was killed overnight in Afghanistan's western Farah province, officials said Tuesday.