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    New school benefits hundreds of girl students

    TALOQAN (PAN): With the construction of a new school, hundreds of students have been enabled to continue education in a proper environment in the Warsaj district of northern Takhar province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Herat, Balkh schools win international award

    KABUL (PAN): Two schools --- one in western Herat province and another in northern Balkh province --- have won the International School Award instituted by the British Council, officials said on Tuesday.



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    117,000 enrolled to pursue higher edu: Obaid

    KABUL (PAN): Around 117,000 high school graduates made it to higher and semi-higher education institutes through last year’s entrance examination, the minister said on Tuesday.



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    Kandahar school reopens after 8 years

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): A middle school for boys reopened in the Zheri district of southern Kandahar province on Tuesday, eight years after it was closed due to insecurity, an official said.



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    Efforts on to add 5 professions to curriculum

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Education on Sunday said it had launched efforts to add five professional courses to the education curriculum and establish as many institutes in this regard in Kabul.



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    Taloqan residents gain access to power

    TALOQAN (PAN): Residents of this capital city of northeastern Takhar province have gained access to electricity imported from Tajikistan via neighbouring Kunduz province, an official said on Saturday.



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    Parents asked to educate children

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday asked parents not to compromise the education of their children and ensure their admission to school.     



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    Major varsities to stay closed during Ashura

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Higher Education on Monday said three major state-run universities would remain closed from November 11 to 14 on account of Ashura ceremonies.



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    Insecurity closes Sharan school, clinic

    SHARAN (PAN): A school and a health clinic have been closed due to insecurity in the capital of southeastern Paktika province, residents and officials said on Saturday.



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    Pakistan promises scholarships for Afghans

    KABUL (PAN): Pakistan on Saturday said it accorded importance to the development and strengthening of Afghanistan’s health and education sectors.