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Stephen Gaghan To Direct White City Pilot For AMC
Stephen Gaghan To Direct White City Pilot For AMC Posted by Jeremy Thomas on 08.22.2014 Taking on the geopolitical drama... AMC has announced that Stephen Gaghan will direct the network's pilot for their new geopolitical drama White City .
14 hrs ago
Stars and Stripes
Election stalemate adds to Afghanistan's economic woes
It's wedding season here, but the colorful dresses in Emal Hamidzada's small shop in central Kabul are on deep discount.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
CPJ Press Freedom Online
New York Times reporter barred from leaving Afghanistan
The Committee to Protect Journalists is alarmed by reports today that Afghan authorities have banned New York Times correspondent Matthew Rosenberg from leaving the country, according to news reports .
Sun Aug 17, 2014
Sri Lanka, Afghanistan agree to jointly work in various sectors strengthening friendly relations
Aug 17, Colombo: Sri Lanka and Afghanistan have agreed to further strengthen the friendly relations between the two countries and jointly work in various sectors when Sri Lanka's new Ambassador to Afghanistan met with the Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai Saturday in Kabul.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Students from Afghanistan and Nepal elated to get advanced education in India
Over a hundred students from war-torn Afghanistan are studying at the New Delhi-based Jamia Hamdard University.
Afghanistan seen running out of funds as poll deadlock drags on
The Afghan government is running out of funds despite an influx of millions of dollars in aid as a deadlock over who won the election drives a sharp decline in revenues, already suffering from the drawdown of thousands of foreign troops.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Reuniting soldiers with dogs they left behind
Staff Sgt. Edwin Caba served in Afghanistan for nearly three years. Like his fellow soldiers, he longed for a sense of normalcy during his tours.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Sunrise to sunset, days blend together for Wisconsin troops
Erica Steinke cracks Taylor Wahlberg's back after a squad stretch. They are both members of the Wisconsin National Guard 829th Engineer Co., and are spending the day breaking down what once was a maintenance tent for helicopter at Camp Pratt in Mazar-i-Sharif, Afghanistan.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
ASI Buddha bowl label plea
Patna, Aug. 9: Archaeological Survey of India has requested the ministry of external affairs to write to the Afghanistan government and ask what is written on the label placed in front of the 400kg greenish-grey granite bowl kept at the entrance of National Museum of Afghanistan in Kabul.
The Cricketer International
India grants $1m for Afghanistan stadium
The Indian government has approved the grant of $1 million for the construction of a cricket stadium in Afghanistan's southern province of Kandahar.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Afghan poll rivals sign deal on unity...
Afghanistan's feuding presidential candidates signed a deal Friday to form a national unity government, opening an apparent way forward in a dispute over the fraud-tainted election that threatens to revive ethnic conflict.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Press Releases: Secretary Kerry Travel to Afghanistan
Secretary of State John Kerry arrived in Kabul, Afghanistan, today, August 7, to meet with Afghan leaders, including presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani, as well as President Hamid Karzai.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
Globe and Mail
Afghanistan election crisis deepens with new fraud allegations
Afghan presidential candidate Abdullah Abdullah, middle, shakes hands with U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry at the start of a meeting at the U.S. embassy in Kabul on July 11, 2014.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Afghan election recount stalls again
A recount of votes in the Afghan election has been suspended again, despite being scheduled to restart on Saturday after the Muslim Eid holiday.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
US special envoy for Af-Pak takes office : August 02, 2014,
WASHINGTON: According to the State Department, US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Dan Feldman, currently visiting Kabul, assumed charge of office on Friday, after his predecessor Ambassador James Dobbins concluded his tenure on July 31. The statement said, "Feldman is charged with the same mandate as his predecessors: to align, ... (more)
Wed Jul 30, 2014
The Jobless City of Kabul and the Works of War
KABUL, Afghanistan-Last week, here in Kabul, the Afghan Peace Volunteers welcomed activist Carmen Trotta, from New York, who has lived in close community with impoverished people in his city for the past 25 years, serving meals, sharing housing, and offering hospitality to the best of his ability.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Institute for War and Peace Reporting
Afghanistan's Stop-Start Recount
The election authorities in Afghanistan insist they will do their best to ensure the total recount of votes cast in the June 14 ballot will meet its deadline despite frequent stalling.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
The Scoundrel Who Defines Afghanistan
He fought with the Soviets, then led the cavalry and B-52 bombers to rout the Taliban.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Christian Science Monitor
Allowing Afghanistan's future to be hijacked
Nearly five years after the 2001 US-led invasion of Afghanistan , I was having dinner in Kabul with friends, including my wife and son visiting from Europe.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Stuff Said About the Afghan Election Audit
The internationally supervised, slow-moving audit of 8.1 million Afghan votes from last month's disputed presidential runoff resumed Sunday, a day after differences between the rival candidates over ballot scrutiny led to its temporary suspension.