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    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. 



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    India OKs plan to develop Chabahar port

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Indian government has approved a strategic investment plan develop the Chabahar port in Iran that is intended serve as a transit route between Afghanistan to India.



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    War offers no solution to problems: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday said those involved in militant activities and killing civilians should know that war offered no solution to problems.



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    BSA poses no threat to our neighbours: Mosazai

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Kabul-Washington Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA), allowing international troops to stay in the country beyond 2014, posed no threat to Afghanistan’s neighbours, a diplomat said on Sunday.



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    Afghan-Pakistan cultural show begins

    KABUL: An Afghan-Pakistan cultural show, involving a variety of programmes, is currently underway in Peshawar, the capital of northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, organisers said on Sunday.



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    Aziz lands in Kabul for tension-defusing talks

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistani Prime Minister’s Advisor on Foreign Affairs and National Security Sartaj Aziz arrived in Kabul on Sunday for talks with President Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai.



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    US, China discuss stability in Afghanistan

    WASHINGTON (Pajhwok): US Secretary of State John Kerry and his Chinese counterpart Yang Jiechi on Saturday discussed the current situation in Afghanistan and possible areas of coordination post 2014, a senior State Department official said.



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    2 draft laws land in Wolesi Jirga for approval

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Justice (MoJ) has placed two new draft laws preventing recruitment of underage individuals into military services and attachment of trademarks to products sold in markets.



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    34 armed rebels eliminated in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in the northern Kunduz province on Saturday claimed killing 34 armed rebels during a just-concluded operation in Imam Sahib district. 



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    Abdullah underlines election reforms

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday stressed the need for reforms in the electoral system, saying the next five years offered a great chance of bringing prosperity to the country.