The Ministry of Public Health has established the first specialized surgical center for pediatric, newborn cardiac deformities at the Indira Gandhi Child Health Hospital in Kabul.
Afghan President Ashraf Ghani met with lawmakers in his office on Sunday after claims that the president threatened to dissolve parliament.
An Afghan national has been arrested after allegedly beating a cyclist's head with a hammer in Germany.
At least four people including civilians and police were killed in an attack in Afghanistan's eastern Nangarhar province, officials said Sunday.
Turkey and Afghanistan discussed prevention of illegal migration of Afghans to the country during a meeting in Kabul on Saturday.
The United States on Saturday confirmed that a senior al Qaeda militant who plotted several deadly attacks including that on Sri Lankan cricket team in 2009 was killed in an airstrike in Afghanistan a week ago.
Pakistan Saturday announced that it started building fence along the border with Afghanistan.
President Ashraf Ghani has warned to 'dissolve' the parliament if it summons the security ministers.
The United States decision of not attending a multinational peace conference on Afghanistan would not effect the Kabul-Washington relations, the Afghan Foreign Ministry said Saturday.
The Afghan wedding halls will no longer receive "cash payments" from their customers based on the Finance Ministry's new measure.