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    Unfair means alleged in Ghazni entry test

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of candidates and civil society activists on Saturday alleged unfair means employed in the university entry test in southern Ghazni province and called for a thorough probe.



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    Rebel threats force girls to skip entry test

    MAIMANA (PAN): Alleging militant threats, 100 students, including 20 girls, stayed away from a university entry test in northwestern Faryab province, officials said Wednesday.



    Education

    Girls rally against missing entry test cards

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Girl students of a high school on Thursday staged a protest demonstration in this capital city of southern Ghazni province against the disappearance of cards for a university entry test.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.



    Education

    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.