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    Senators suggest consensus on talks with Pakistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some law makers advised President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Monday to develop national consensus on dialogue with Pakistan before leaving for Islamabad.



    Governance

    Ahmadzai offers militants peace parleys

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghans should unite for the sake of peace and preventing foreigners from bloodshed in the country, President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai said on Monday.



    Governance

    3 policemen detained on robbery charges

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): One robber was killed and six others were detained during a clash with police in northern Baghlan province, an official said on Monday.



    Governance

    Pakhtuns victims of terror: Achakzai

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A renowned Pakhtun nationalist from southwestern Balochistan province has said peace in Afghanistan is central to economic prosperity in the region.



    Governance

    Kabul, Islamabad facing similar problems: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah has described recent changes in Afghanistan and Pakistan as a good opportunity for cooperation, stressing bilateral meetings should be substantive.



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    Turkish investment to spur Afghan economy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Experts are optimistic that the visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan would help attract further investment to Afghanistan and spur its war-battered economy.



    Governance

    President to Pakistan: Take practical steps for peace

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Sunday urged Pakistan to take practical steps for peace in Afghanistan, saying that mere assurances were not enough to achieve stability.



    Governance

    MPs to govt: Don’t dub rebels as political foes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some member of the upper house of parliament (Meshrano Jirga) on Sunday urged the government not to call Taliban political foes, blaming the armed rebels for killing scores of civilians.



    Governance

    Indian PM pays rich tribute to Karzai

    NEW DELHI (Pajhwok): Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi on spoke over the phone with former Afghanistan president Hamid Karzai and congratulated him on his leadership in ensuring a peaceful political transition and formation of a national unity government.



    Governance

    Senators call for trial of poll panel chiefs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Several Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday called for the trial of election commission officials for contempt of parliament and fraud in the presidential vote.