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Afghan women-run radio resumes broadcasts after shutdown

Najia Sorosh head of Sadai Banowan a women-run radio station, right, speaks with her staff in the broadcasting studio in Badakhshan province, north-eastern of Afghanistan, Tuesday, Mar. 7, 2023. A women-run radio station in Afghanistan's northeast has been shut down for playing music during the holy month of Ramadan, a Taliban official said Saturday

Islamabad, AfghanistanAP A women-run radio station in north-eastern Afghanistan has resumed its broadcasts, after officials shut it down for a week for playing music during the holy month of Ramadan, a Taliban official and the head of the station said Friday. Sadai Banowan, which means “women’s voice” in Dari, was launched 10 years ago in […]