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    Student commits suicide after exam failure

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A girl student committed suicide after she failed her university exam while a man was killed in a roadside bombing in northern Faryab province, officials said on Wednesday.



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    Ministry asked to launch work on Paktika schools

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): An official on Wednesday urged the Ministry of Education to launch work on newly-approved schools for southeastern Paktika province.



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    Fund crunch hits Wardak education sector

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok):  The education director for central Maidan Wardak province on Sunday said his department was struggling with numerous problems due to funds shortage.



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    Shariah PhD programme launched in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The University of Nangarhar has become the first-ever Afghan educational institute launching a Shariah PhD programme, an official said on Thursday.



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    Edu ministry seeks international help

    KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 4.5 million Afghans attended literacy training courses during the past 12 years but seven million people remain deprived of education, official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Kidnapped public rep, headmaster found dead

    FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): Bullet-riddled bodies of a district council chief and a school headmaster were found two days after they had been kidnapped by armed insurgents in western Farah province, officials said on Thursday.



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    Girls’ inter-school competitions held in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): An inter-school competition among girls’ students in southeastern Khost province was held on Wednesday, with officials expressed optimism that such competitions would help multiply educational activities in the province.



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    Kandahar students no more without books: official

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Primary schoolchildren have been without text books in southern Kandahar province over the past six years, a problem now stands resolved, an official said on Monday.



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    120 Helmand schools to reopen in 2 weeks

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Closed due to insecurity, about 120 schools are being reopened in various parts of southern Helmand province next academic year beginning two weeks later, the education director said on Sunday.



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    Kabul University students take out protest rally

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of Kabul University students on Saturday staged a protest demonstration against one year repeat study and transferring some students to other universities as punishment to those involved in a fighting on the campus.