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    Education improves in insecure Kapisa towns

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Most of the problems facing the education sector in militancy-hit districts of central Kapisa province have been resolved for the first time during the past 12 years, teachers and students say.



    Education

    Millions plundered in name of salaries

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Residents claim tens of thousands of afghanis, which are released by the education department in the name of teacher salaries, end up in pockets of a few individuals in the Maroof district of southern Kandahar province.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Militants steal Nangarhar teachers' salaries

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): In a brazen attack, militants have snatched teacher salaries worth 900,000 afghanis that were being transferred to Haska Mena district from Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Students among 5 killed in fresh violence

    JALALABAD/MAHMUD RAQI (Pajhwok): At least five civilians, including two students, were killed and three others wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Sunday.



    Education

    All Balkh schools to have buildings in 3 years

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Officials of education department said on Saturday that construction work on 150 school buildings were underway in northern Balkh province.



    Education,Interviews

    Uruzgan struggles with teachers’ shortage

     TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): A shortage of professional teachers has long been haunting the education sector of central Uruzgan province, the education director says.



    Education

    Female literacy course launched in Logar

    PUL-I-ILM (Pajhwok): A nine-month literacy course for women and girls has been launched in central Logar province, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime,Education

    State-run varsities to stay shut till Aug. 2

    KABUL (Pajhwok): All state-run universities would remain shut till August 2, the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) announced on Monday.



    Education

    Karzai urged to sign higher education law

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Attending a gathering in the capital of northern Balkh province, students from various universities on Sunday urged President Hamid Karzai to sign the higher education law.



    Reconstruction,Education

    3 schools get buildings in Bamyan

    BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Funded by government of Japan, construction work on three schools in central Bamyan province has been completed, an official said on Sunday.