‘ordinary’ Afghans Have Little Faith In Karzai

Weary Afghans, who have endured years of hardships imposed by a corrupt government, expressed little hope that President Hamid Karzai's next term will turn their lives around.

  • Germany: Chancellor Merkel on visit to Afghanistan
    Germany says its leader is in Afghanistan to on a surprise visit to the nation's troops serving with NATO's force in a war against Taliban insurgents. More
  • Philippines mulls pullout of Syria peacekeepers
    The Philippine foreign secretary says he is recommending to President Benigno Aquino III to pull out all Filipino U.N. peacekeepers from the Golan Heights following the abduction of four by Syrian rebels. More
  • Iran president still a force even as his era endsIran president still a force even as his era ends
    When many struggling families in this eastern Iranian city take stock of outgoing President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad's legacy, it's not about the oratory full of bluster and menace or his tussles with Iran's ruling clerics that are known to much of the world. More
  • Kerry: Russia sells missile defense to Syria
    Secretary of State John Kerry says the transfer of advanced missile defense systems from Russia to Syria would be a "destabilizing" factor for Israel's security. More
  • Hillary Clinton Gets Another Nudge for 2016
    Paging, Hillary Clinton. Emily’s List, the influential abortion-rights group that backs Democratic women, unveiled an initiative Thursday to help put a woman in the White House. The group announced a six-figure digital media campaign and new polling that shows a strong appetite for a female commander-in-chief as part of its “Madame President” campaign. More
  • Daily Press Briefing: Hong Kong - US Department of State
    We recognize that ordinary Cubans run the risk of upsetting Cuban ... cessation of hostilities agreement, engage seriously and in good faith in the
    12/11/2014 - 6:28 am | View Link
  • More
  • Pope to theologians: Listen to ordinary faithful
    Made up of leading theologians from around the world, the commission is a permanent advisory body to the Vatican's theological and orthodoxy watchdog, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith ... and says he believes Afghans will prevail against ...
    12/9/2014 - 10:19 pm | View Link
  • Oliver is no ordinary Joe when it comes to finance
    OTTAWA — Joe Oliver takes over the key portfolio in the Harper government as one of oldest and least politically experienced to have held the Finance post — and there are few clues about how he intends to handle his onerous duties. With his age, 73 ...
    03/19/2014 - 1:44 pm | View Link
  • Ordinary Afghans’ anxiety about future grows as security deal with U.S. remains in limbo
    Real estate prices are plunging along with faith in the future. In one of the most dramatic signs of worry, the nation’s currency has lost value month after month this year as Afghans stock up on dollars and euros. “Afghans are losing hope,” said ...
    12/12/2013 - 7:00 pm | View Link
  • ORDINARY TIME: Living Life in the Slow Lane
    And what is the liturgical calendar, if not a great excuse to put on our finery and enjoy a feast, celebrating the hallmarks of our faith with explosions of color ... of shoulders huddled under warm afghans, and kisses stolen without benefit of mistletoe.
    01/16/2013 - 12:49 am | View Link
  • Don't blame ordinary Afghans
    I have never seen my friends and neighbours so depressed. But how can we, ordinary Afghans, stand up against such abuses when the entire international community seems lined up in support of the culprits? We need your help. Those of us who braved the risks ...
    08/25/2009 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
  • November | 2009 | Afghan Hindus and Sikhs
    On a quiet but dusty Kabul street, turbaned men stroll and children in topknots play. These are rare sights in the Afghan capital. They are Sikhs, living around the ...
    12/19/2014 - 9:02 pm | View Website
  • The Afghans of Fremont :: Judith Miller
    The site of the Altamont Speedway, where four died and scores were injured in an infamous 1969 rock concert, isn't far from Fremont, the largest city in Alameda ...
    12/19/2014 - 7:33 am | View Website
  • Afghan Christian Media
    Buy Afghan books online. We have books, CDs, music and videos in the languages of Afghanistan. We offer a wide variety of Christian literature and other supplies for ...
    12/18/2014 - 8:49 pm | View Website
  • Faith
    Faith and Subversion – Both begin with Language ----- Project Humanbeingsfirst Faith-Politico Blog where Religion meets Political Science and Imperial ...
    12/18/2014 - 5:14 pm | View Website
  • Afghan Wars 1839-42 and 1879-80
    THE AFGHAN WARS 1839-42 and 1878-80 by ARCHIBALD FORBES With Portraits and Plans New York Charles Scribner's Sons 743-745 Broadway 1892
    12/18/2014 - 9:50 am | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More World News