Farkhunda

16 Jul 19
Museum of the Temporal

“Where there is power, there is resistance.”  Michel Foucault No one knows where we would be if people didn’t resist. The history of resistance is as old as the history of mankind. Man has resisted one way or the other and artist is no exception. From the Botticelli’s first non-religious nude  and David’s Death of […]

29 Jun 19
The Frontier Post

Monitoring Desk KABUL: The former Afghan lawmaker and women’s rights activists Farkhunda Zahra Naderi unveiled Chadari design in a bid to raise voice against all forms of discrimination. Ms. Naderi unveiled the Chadari design during an event “Chadari Vs. Lungi” on Thursday. According to Ms. Naderi, the Chadari design within its creations and artistic work […]

25 Jun 19
Ritorni e andate

“Le ragazze di via rivoluzione” di Viviana Mazza: le storie di Nasrin Sotoudeh, Malala, Farkhunda e tutte le altre. Incontrare l’autrice alla Casa delle donne di Milano è stato un grande privilegio.

19 Jun 19
Love Embraces All

More than four decades of war have made Afghanistan one of the least secure countries in the world. War has not only made the country unsafe for the people, especially for women, but has also worsened the economic, educational, and political systems. Illiteracy, insecurity, unemployment and poverty have presented people with mental and physical challenges, […]

08 Jun 19
The Frontier Post

Monitoring Desk KABUL: A former advisor to President Ashraf Ghani and a women’s rights activist, Farkhunda Zahra Naderi, called for an independent investigation by an impartial “third party” into sexual abuse allegations against the Presidential Palace, Arg, which was followed by a big buzz among political elites, media and civil society activists. The allegations were […]

30 May 19
The Frontier Post

MOSCOW (TOLO News): The two-day meeting between Afghan politicians and Taliban members in Moscow was concluded on Thursday with a joint statement issued by the delegates. The two sides held discussions on the Afghan peace on May 28 and 29 and on Thursday issued a statement that highlights the discussed issues. The statement says that […]

21 May 19
Lady Jamileh Kharrazi, Humanitarian and Philanthropist

On Saturday, May 11, 2019, Mina Mangal, a women’s rights activist, was murdered in the suburbs of Kabul by two individuals on a motorcycle. even if the precise reason for her murder has not yet been established, but this is taking place in a context where the security of Afghan feminist activists is increasingly in […]

20 May 19
The Frontier Post

Monitoring Desk KABUL: Munera Yousufuza, who was until recently serving as director of programs coordination on cultural, political and social affairs in the Office of the Chief of Staff of the President, has been appointed as deputy defense minister. Sources in the Ministry of Defense have confirmed that Ms. Yousufzada has been appointed as deputy […]

15 May 19
THE OPEN VIEW

When gunmen killed former journalist Mena Mangal on a busy Kabul street, observers first wondered if she had been murdered by the Taliban, the Islamist extremists who have long marginalised women. But police quickly said they were looking at Mangal’s broad-daylight killing as the result of a family dispute, saying her ex-husband had “probably” played […]

15 May 19
UPHINDIA

When gunmen killed former journalist Mena Mangal on a busy Kabul street, observers first wondered if she had been murdered by the Taliban, the Islamist extremists who have long marginalised women. But police quickly said they were looking at Mangal’s broad-daylight killing as the result of a family dispute, saying her ex-husband had “probably” played […]

15 May 19
AFROINSIDER

When gunmen killed former journalist Mena Mangal on a busy Kabul street, observers first wondered if she had been murdered by the Taliban, the Islamist extremists who have long marginalised women. But police quickly said they were looking at Mangal’s broad-daylight killing as the result of a family dispute, saying her ex-husband had “probably” played […]

13 May 19
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

Afghan politicians and women’s rights activists are demanding justice after a political adviser and former prominent TV presenter was murdered in broad daylight. Mina Mangal, who worked as a television presenter before entering politics, was shot dead at close range in Kabul on Saturday. Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah vowed her killers would be caught. The […]

12 May 19
Noticias Ultimas

Según el vocero del ministerio Nasrat Rahimi, Mina Mangal, quien había trabajado como presentadora de televisión para los populares canales de la lengua Pashto antes de ingresar a la política, fue abatida a tiros a plena luz del día en Kabul, al sureste de Kabul. Se están llevando a cabo investigaciones policiales para encontrar a […]

12 May 19
Lowmiller Consulting Group Blog

Mina Mangal, who had worked as a television presenter for popular Pashto-language channels before entering politics, was gunned down in broad daylight Saturday morning in southeast Kabul, according to ministry spokesman Nasrat Rahimi. Police investigations are underway to find the attackers who shot Mangal, Rahimi added. The brazen attack sparked an outpouring of anger and […]