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    Ghor students seek faculty dean's removal

    CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Students and teachers of the public sector university in central Ghor province on Monday staged a protest demonstration, calling for the education faculty's dean to be replaced.



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    New school inaugurated in Helmand

    LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Inaugurating a newly-built school in the Greshk district, Governor Mohammad Naeem on Thursday said efforts were being made to construct buildings for schools having no structures in southern Helmand province.



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    47 Uruzgan schools remain closed

    TIRINKOT (Pajhwok): The education director said on Thursday 47 schools remained closed this academic year due to various reasons including insecurity and lack of buildings in central Uruzgan province.



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    Entry test topper eyes improved women’s lives

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A 17-year-old high school graduate, who topped the university entrance test last fall, on Thursday said bringing positive changes to the lives of Afghan women would be her mission.



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    Afghan schools, clinics under fire: HRW

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A global human rights organisation on Thursday warned Afghanistan’s schools and health facilities would be among the most dangerous places in the country during Saturday’s elections.



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    Afghan students clinch top award

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghan students have clinched the first award at an international exhibition arranged by a leading Pakistani university in Islamabad, a report said on Monday. 



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    220 Daikundi schools without buildings

    NEILI (Pajhwok): Despite a massive increase in the number of students last fall, 220 schools in central Daikundi province continue to be without buildings, officials said on Wednesday.



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    Shortage of teachers called a big problem

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Education Department officials on Saturday urged the government to address its problems, including a shortage of teachers, in southeastern Khost province.



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    Pakistani scholarships for Kandahar students

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Pakistan on Monday promised 100 education scholarships for students from southern Kandahar province.



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    Fraud in entry test blamed on MoHE officials

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Private Universities Association (PUA) on Monday alleged widespread fraud had been committed in recently conducted university entrance tests in connivance with some Higher Education Ministry (MoHE) officials and teachers.