Impassion Afghanistan has opened registration for its flagship event – the Afghan Social Media Summit (ASMS). This annual technology conference, now in its third year, covers current trends, best practices and issues in the fast-growing social media space of Afghanistan. In past years, the three-day event has attracted an extensive line-up of industry experts and […]

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The announcement of the death of Taliban leader Mullah Omar caused barely a ripple in the Afghan social media world. The news that Jalaluddin Haqqani, militant troublemaker par excellence, has been gone for “at least a year” was, if possible, even less sensational, since most people had assumed he was dead long ago. But the […]

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An angry mob in Kabul accused a young girl of burning the Holy Quran, beat her to death, threw her dead body to the Kabul River and set it on fire. Some people took videos of this horrible act, and uploaded them on to social media. In less than 24 hours, a whole nation was […]

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It is a great pride for the Afghan nation to qualify for the Cricket World Cup 2015. Up until now Afghanistan had been famous for being a war-torn country, but now through Cricket we can show the world our best side. Afghan cricket team must be praised for qualifying in the World Cup in a […]

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On Monday, December 22, 2014 there were reports that some of the government systems of Afghanistan had been hacked.However, this isn’t an isolated incident and has happened in the past years too. We had the same reports in 2012 when some of the government websites were hacked. But before I get to what happened on […]

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