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    Security and Crime,Education

    Student killed as demo turns violent

    CHARIKAR (PAN): One student was killed and three others were injured after a protest against the replacement of their school principal turned violent in the Bagram district of central Parwan province, officials said on Thursday.



    Education

    Ghazni schools reopen after 9 years

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Officials in southern Ghazni province on Wednesday reopened four schools that had been closed nine years ago due to clashes between security forces and insurgents.



    Education

    Anti-graft drive to begin in capital schools

    KABUL (PAN): A public awareness campaign against corruption will be jointly launched by the Ministry of Education and Kabul Education University on Tuesday, officials said.



    Reconstruction,Education

    Japan pledges $25m for school buildings

    KABUL (PAN): Japan on Tuesday pledged $25 million for the construction of school buildings in three provinces of the country, an official said.



    Education

    Education department gets new building

    JALALABAD (PAN): A new education department building was inaugurated in eastern Nuristan province on Sunday, an official said.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Principal, students among 25 held by ISAF

    JALALABAD (PAN): NATO-led troops detained 22 people, including a school principal and students, during an operation in eastern Nangarhar province on Sunday, officials said.



    Education

    Dozens of schoolgirls poisoned in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Over 70 students of the Sultan Razi High School in Kabul were poisoned and shifted to various health facilities on Wednesday, an official said.



    Education

    55 Ghazni schoolteachers boycott classes

    GHAZNI (PAN): Teachers in 55 schools in southern Ghazni province on Tuesday announced an indefinite boycott of classes in protest against non-distribution of land plots promised to them four years ago under a residential scheme.



    Education

    Work on Balkh technical institute begins

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Construction work on a mega technical and vocational institute was launched in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, on Tuesday, a senior education official said.



    Education

    UK to provide education ministry £47m

    KABUL (PAN): The United Kingdom on Wednesday agreed to provide the Afghan government £47 million ($68m) over the next three years for improved girls’ education.