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    University entry test begins in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A Higher Education Ministry official said on Monday the process of conducting the university entrance test had begun in northern Balkh province, where more than 25,000 high school graduates were expected to sit the exams over the next three days.



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    Thousands sit entry test exam in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Thousands of high school graduates, with females constituting 40 percent of them, appeared in the first round of the university entrance test taken in Kabul on Sunday, the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) said.



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    Dozens held over entry test paper leak

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A lecturer and 42 university entrance test examinees have been arrested in western Herat province on the charge of leaking the exam’s paper, officials said on Sunday.



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    University entry test in Kabul on Feb 17th

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The university entry test (Kankor) is scheduled to be held in Kabul on February 17, an official of the Ministry of Higher Education said on Monday.



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    ANA, ALP men complete counter-IED course

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): A group of 18 Afghan security personnel graduated last week from an Explosive Hazardous Reduction Course (EHRC) in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province, the Combined Joint Special Operations Task Force-Afghanistan (CJSOTF-A) said on Saturday.



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    Seerat-un-Nabi contest held in Jalalabad

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of students and youth participated in a Seerat-un-Nabi (Life of Prophet Hazrat Muhammad) competition in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Friday.



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    Students shocked as entry test cancelled

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Authorities on Wednesday postponed the university entrance test for an indefinite period in the capital of central Parwan province, citing bad weather.



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    Nuristanis demand professional teachers

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A number of residents of eastern Nuristan province on Sunday complained about the absence of professional and competent teachers in educational institutions.



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    UK to help evaluate Afghan education system

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Kingdom has promised to cooperate with Afghanistan in educating its girls and evaluating the education system, an official said on Friday.



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    Students protest as nursing school stays shut

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A nursing school has been closed in protest against the abduction of an engineer with its founding organisation in central Kapisa province, an official said on Wednesday.