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    129 Afghans to study in Japan varsities

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE), Embassy of Japan and Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) have agreed to send 129 civil servants to Japan this year for earning Master's degrees.



    Education

    Kandahar students pay bribes for certificates

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Students in southern Kandahar province complained on Sunday that they had to bribe education department officials for getting their 12th grade certificates.



    Education,Sports

    Some Paktika schools to have playgrounds

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): Playground for 16 schools in southeastern Paktika province would be constructed at a cost of $350,000 in the current year, an official said on Saturday.



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    Hundreds of disabled trained on phone repairs

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Hundreds of disabled and jobless youth in southeastern Khost province have completed a mobile phone repairs training programme, an NGO official said on Friday.



    Education

    Paktika schools still without textbooks

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): More than six months into their academic year, students of primary schools are still facing an acute shortage of textbooks in southeastern Paktika province, officials said on Monday.



    Reconstruction,Education

    Work on first-ever girls’ hostel launched

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Construction work on the first-ever girls’ hostel on the university campus was launched in northwestern Faryab province, an official said on Monday.



    Education

    Nationwide book distribution drive begins

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Education has started distributing 34 million textbooks to students of class one, Deputy Minister Ghulam Jilani announced on Saturday.



    Reconstruction,Education

    Badakhshan University gets new facilities

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Badakhshan University officially got new facilities for four faculties, administrative offices, classrooms 200 students and dormitories, the German Cooperation with Afghanistan said on Saturday.



    Education

    Taliban have closed all schools in Mianshin: official

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Insecurity, lack of healthcare services and schools are the main problems being faced by residents of the Mianshin district of southern Kandahar province, the district chief has said.



    Education

    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.