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    Most Kabul dwellers seek security, jobs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul residents have urged the new president to pay special attention to strengthening peace, creating jobs, solving environmental and housing problems, reveals a survey by Pajhwok Afghan News.



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    Conference on Afghan oil industry held in Dubai

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The first-ever conference on Afghanistan’s oil industry recently took place in Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (UAE), organisers said.



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    Ahmadzai vows legal action against land-grabbers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Monday said he had directed the authorities concerned to initiate legal action against individuals having grabbed state properties.



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    MPs hail Ahmadzai’s remarks about flatterers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga members on Monday hailed President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai’s resolve to implement laws on powerful individuals and his intention to stay away from obsequious persons.



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    PC runners want final results declared forthwith

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Declared winners in preliminary results, a number of provincial council (PC) candidates on Monday called for the final results to be announced soon.



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    More and more tourists flocking Bamyan

    BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): More and more local and foreign tourists are flocking at the historic Gulgula City in central Bamyan province following reconstruction bid worth $ 1 million granted by the go



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    Ahmadzai for reforms in banking system

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai highlighted the need for tough measures to improve banking systems in the country, presidential palace said Monday.



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    Acting ministers may not stay idle: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chairing his maiden Cabinet meeting as Chief Executive Officer, Abdullah Abdullah on Monday asked the acting ministers not to halt discharging their responsibilities in their current capacity until new ministers were appointed.



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    Anti-Taliban militia leader killed in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Insurgents shot dead a pro-government tribal militia leader in the Andar district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Ghani renews pledge to enforce laws on powerful

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Sunday said he was strongly determined to enforce laws on powerful individuals, vowing equal rights for the Afghans.