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Education

Funding crisis: students to pay an afghani a day

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Mar 26, 2015 - 20:44
TALOQAN (Pajhwok): The education department in northern Takhar province would charge each student one afghani a day to pay salaries to teaching staff, an official said on Thursday. Abdul Qadir Afghan, the education director, told a news conference...
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Logar university building’s construction re-launched

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Mar 26, 2015 - 16:06
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new building for the university in central Logar province was on Thursday formally launched during a special ceremony held in this regard. The foundation stone of the building was laid about two years ago...
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20,000 more Khost girls to attend school

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Mar 24, 2015 - 14:43
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): As many as 20,000 more girls would be enrolled in school in southeastern Khost province this academic year, the education director said on Tuesday. In an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, Eng. Bakht Noor Bakhtiar...
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Paktika schools, seminaries to get new buildings

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Mar 23, 2015 - 18:19
SHARAN (Pajhwok): The education department of southeastern Paktika province on Monday announced 11 madaris and 12 schools would get new buildings, while 43 other schools would be rehabilitated in the ongoing year.
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Efforts ongoing to reopen closed schools in Zabul

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Mar 23, 2015 - 17:40
QALAT (Pajhwok): Education officials say efforts would be made throughout the new academic year to reopen schools which had been closed due to insecurity in southern Zabul province. They hope many such schools will be reopened. These views were...
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Schools being built for Paktika children deprived of education

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Mar 20, 2015 - 15:40
SHARAN (Pajhwok): Six thousand poor children will be enrolled in schools during this academic year, a Paktika education official promised on Friday.
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Nangarhar University celebrates golden jubilee

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Mar 19, 2015 - 18:16
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): As the Nangarhar University celebrated its golden jubilee on Thursday; the Ministry of Higher Education announced PhD classes would be launched soon at the university.
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University entry test result announced

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Mar 17, 2015 - 14:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) on Tuesday announced the result of university entrance test, an official said.
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Kuchi tribesmen in Khost seek edu facilities for children

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Mar 16, 2015 - 14:23
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Kuchi tribesmen in southeastern Khost province have demanded the government, donors and aid agencies provide their children with basic education facilities. The nomads complain the central government and aid agencies have not...
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200 graduate from Khost training centre

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Mar 14, 2015 - 17:30
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): At least 200 trainees, including a number of girls, have graduated from the computer and English language training centre in southeastern Khost province, an official said on Saturday. The participants received certificates from...
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Nangarhar University teachers’ salaries stolen

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Mar 12, 2015 - 16:04
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A group of dacoits on Thursday snatched 14 million afghanis salaries of Nangarhar University teachers, an official said.
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24 Samangan civil servants complete training

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Mar 11, 2015 - 14:41
AYBAK (Pajhwok): At least 24 civil servants of Samangan’s Revenue Department completed their training on laws and regulations of procurement, different types of taxes and the principle of accounting.
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UAE urged to help resolve Sheikh Zayed University problems

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Mar 11, 2015 - 12:52
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Mohammad Rasool Bawari, the chancellor of Sheikh Zayed University (SZU) in southeastern Khost province, says the institution is making progress but needs donor assistance for further fast-track improvement. In an exclusive...
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Land allocated for teachers’ township awarded to AISA

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Feb 25, 2015 - 18:43
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Education officials of central Logar province on Wednesday alleged that land plots dedicated for teachers were given to Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) without any taking the teachers’ community into confidence.
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60 disabled persons trained in Ghazni

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Feb 22, 2015 - 19:02
غزني ښار (پژواک ۳ کب ۹۳): په غزني کې د سوېډن کمېټې په مالي مرسته، ٦٠ ښځينه او نارينه معلوليت لرونکي کسان له نهه مياشتني مسلکي کورس څخه فارغ شول او د اړونده مسلک د پرمخ وړلو لپاره يې اړين وسايل هم ترلاسه کړل.
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LUMS, Afghan govt ink MoU for students’ scholarships

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Feb 22, 2015 - 11:45
KABUL (Pajhwok): In a fresh development, the leading Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) and the government of Afghanistan signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to establish the Afghanistan Scholarship Programme (ASP). A statement...
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1,410 ANA soldiers complete rigorous training in Helmand

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Feb 13, 2015 - 14:46
Addressing a gathering arranged to honor the soldiers who completed their training; Lt. Gen. Abdul Khaliq said the strength of the Afghan security forces had been completed and now efforts were on to make the force professionally matchless.
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Finland provides $3 million for literacy courses

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Feb 01, 2015 - 17:31
KABUL (Pajhwok): Finland would provide $3 million assistance for the literacy sector to help educate 50,000 people, an official said on Sunday.
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12,000 sit entry test’s 1st round in Kabul

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Jan 29, 2015 - 20:08
KABUL (Pajhwok): Approximately 12,000 high school graduates on Thursday sat the first round of university entrance test in capital Kabul.
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Nangarhar girls’ schools get Internet facility

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Jan 26, 2015 - 20:54
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): As many as 20 girls’ schools in Behsud and Surkhrod districts and Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, have been equipped with the Internet facility, an official said on Monday.
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