safe space in Kabul new cinema for women 2019
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Safe space: the new cinema welcoming women in male-dominated Kabul

This year in an attempt to revive film culture in Kabul, the documentary maker Diana Saqeb Jamal launched a new venture: I-Khanom, a cinema that aims to provide a safe environment for women and families to watch films. The name means Lady Moon, and comes from a city supposedly founded by Alexander the Great.

international hackathon kicks off in Kabul 2019
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3-day international hackathon kicks off in Kabul

A three-day technology exhibition featuring 60 Afghan and Iranian companies kicked off in Kabul on Tuesday to attract investments and make aware the youths about new developments in the technology sector.