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    Governance

    Administrative revolution to end graft: Massoud

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President’s special representative on reforms and good governance Ahmad Zia Massoud on Tuesday said administrative corruption was a major hurdle to the country’s development and there was no choice but to eliminate the menace.



    Governance

    62 prisoners released from Pul-i-Charkhi jail

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Sixty-two prisoners were released on Tuesday from the Pul-i-Charkhi prison east of Kabul in compliance with a presidential decree, an official said.



    Governance

    Unity govt committed to lasting peace: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah on Tuesday said the national unity government was committed to establishing lasting peace in the country and carefully moving ahead in this regard.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    $215m embezzled in MoD oil contract: MP

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A Wolesi Jirga member, Abdul Rahim Ayubi, on Tuesday accused a number of lawmakers of being involved in administrative corruption, an issue of grave concern for Afghanistan's international backers.



    Governance

    Amid walkout, Senate returns budget to WJ

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Amidst a walkout by some members, the Meshrano Jirga on Tuesday returned the draft budget for next year, with a string of recommendations, to the lower house.



    Governance

    Mapping plan to help prevent natural disaster

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): The governor’s office on Tuesday presented its risk mapping for natural disasters, which would help prevent natural disaster in north eastern Badakhshan province.



    Governance

    Mehsud transfer an illegal act: Spanta

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A former national security advisor on Tuesday slammed a top Pakistani militant commander’s handover to Islamabad as action against Afghanistan’s sovereignty.



    Governance

    Pakistan mulls issuing work permits to Afghans

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Pakistan government may grant work permits to Afghan refugees after expiry of their ‘Proof of Registration’ cards by the end of 2015, a media report said on Tuesday.