Payam Aftab News Network - Other titles Latest Topics vfrbn4i.erhbiuqer].3hn462q3el3l,re4rhu..m4pebg8qhe2r.html Thu, 20 Jan 2022 01:38:20 GMT /skins/default/en/normal2/ch01_newsfeed_logo.gif Produced by Payam Aftab 100 70 en Copyright©, all rights reserved Thu, 20 Jan 2022 01:38:20 GMT Other titles 60 ‘Covid Can’t Compete.’ In a Place Mired in War, the Virus Is an Afterthought. In Afghanistan, life goes on as though the coronavirus never existed. “Fake news,” some say, even as a second wave has brought on a surge of new cases and hospitalizations. ]]> Social Tue, 22 Dec 2020 06:52:33 GMT Coronavirus overwhelms Afghanistan’s war-ravaged hospitals As coronavirus spreads in Afghanistan, the cracks in the country's healthcare system - already weakened by decades of war - are starting to show. BBC Pakistan and Afghanistan Correspondent Secunder Kermani reports on the country's worsening Covid-19 crisis. ]]> Social Tue, 30 Jun 2020 13:30:45 GMT 'There hasn't been rehabilitation': Afghanistan struggles with fate of 'Daesh wives' The Afghan government is facing hard decisions over the futures of hundreds of detained radicalised women and their children. ]]> Social Fri, 26 Jun 2020 14:38:51 GMT Afghanistan’s missing coronavirus patients: Women High coronavirus infection rates among health workers – and lopsidedly low numbers among women – are raising fears that Afghan women are missing out on healthcare while their exposure to the virus goes undetected. ]]> Social Wed, 24 Jun 2020 14:28:28 GMT Afghan media reject new rules they say could hurt press freedom Proposed amendment to law would require journalists to reveal sources to government bodies including security agencies. ]]> Social Thu, 25 Jun 2020 14:19:05 GMT Afghanistan cricketer Shafiqullah Shafaq gets six-year ban for corruption The Afghanistan wicketkeeper-batsman Shafiqullah Shafaq has been given a six-year ban after he accepted four charges of breaching their anti-corruption code. ]]> Social Mon, 11 May 2020 12:53:33 GMT Afghanistan fears coronavirus may be more deadly than violence after 18 years of civil war Afghanistan is particularly vulnerable to COVID-19 after decades of war smashed the country's health systems and now millions of migrant workers are returning from Iran to all provinces in the country. ]]> Social Sun, 10 May 2020 10:18:07 GMT This ‘hospital needs to be quarantined,’ but Afghanistan is at war Even when their city was repeatedly overrun by the Taliban and fighting reached their doorsteps, the doctors and nurses in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz kept working. They dressed wounds and saved lives at the main government hospital even as a nearby trauma center was bombed, killing more than 40 people. ]]> Social Sat, 02 May 2020 10:44:02 GMT Women and Girls With Disabilities at High Risk of Harassment in Afghanistan Due to COVID-19 Human Rights Watch released a new report detailing abuse in cities across the country. ]]> Social Thu, 30 Apr 2020 10:49:17 GMT Afghanistan: Women with Disabilities Face Systemic Abuse Afghan women and girls with disabilities face high barriers, discrimination, and sexual harassment in accessing government assistance, health care, and schools. ]]> Social Tue, 28 Apr 2020 09:44:08 GMT