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    SCA trains 448 people with disabilities

    KABUL (PAN): The Swedish Committee for Afghanistan (SCA) on Thursday said it had trained hundreds of people with disabilities, including 110 women, in markets-oriented vocational skills in 2013.



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    Ministry apologises over entry test fiasco

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A Ministry of Higher Education delegation arrived in central Logar province on Wednesday to resolve the entry test issue, as dozens of high school graduates staged a protest rally.



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    Accord on anti-graft drive in schools inked

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Education (MoE) and the High Office of Oversight and Anti-Corruption (HOOAC) on Tuesday signed an agreement on creating awareness among schoolchildren about corruption.



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    First girls’ high school opens in Andar

    GHAZNI CITY: The first-ever girls’ high school has been inaugurated in the Taliban-infested Andar district of southern Ghazni province, officials said on Monday.



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    Exams cancelled; new date yet to be fixed

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Higher Education on Saturday cancelled a college entry test in central Logar province as a result of intervention from public representatives and other local officials.



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    Protestors block Kabul-Gardez highway

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Hundreds of people on Saturday staged a protest against the Ministry of Higher Education, closing the Kabul-Gardez highway.



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    Missing director resurfaces after a week

    TALOQAN (PAN): The education director of northern Takhar province resurfaced on Saturday after a week of disappearance, with relatives saying the official had been kidnapped by unidentified gunmen. 



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    Logar entry test: Answer sheets end up in canals

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A delegation of the Ministry of Higher Education, which visited the province to conduct an entry test in central Logar, threw answer sheets in water channels on their way back to Kabul.



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    ANIM’s music academy begins tomorrow

    KABUL (PAN): The fourth annual winter music academy of the Afghanistan National Institute of Music (ANIM) is set to begin at its campus in Kabul on Saturday.



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    All varsities to have computer science faculties

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) on Tuesday said it planned to establish computer science (CS) faculties in public-sector universities across the country.