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    Fraud-tainted poll workers to be blacklisted

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) on Thursday decided to blacklist the officials who were found involved in rigging the polls.



    Governance

    IECC conveys decision on complaints to IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC), after addressing complaints from the presidential runners, on Thursday conveyed its decision to the poll panel.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Kabul residents protest Pakistani agression

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Demonstrators in Kabul on Thursday urged Islamabad to stop cross-border shelling, threatening to lay a siege the Pakistani Embassy.



    Governance

    Pakistan hands demarche to Afghan envoy

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In what appears a tit-for-tat action, Pakistan has lodged a protest with Afghanistan with this week’s cross-border attack on a security post in North Waziristan.



    Governance

    Karzai seeks US help in breaking poll deadlock

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday appealed to the United States to help resolve the political stalemate stemming from the controversial presidential election.



    Governance

    Kunaris want poll results announced forthwith

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Businessmen and common people in eastern Kunar province have urged the Independent Election Commission (IEC) to announce final results from the June presidential runoff election at the earliest.



    Governance

    MP, minister trade barbs in assembly

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Outspoken parliamentarian Ramazan Bashardost and Defence Minister Bismillah Mohammadi on Wednesday dubbed each other a killer and an enemy’s agent.



    Governance

    Ghani leads Abdullah by 800,000 votes: source

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The vote audit shows presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has a 800,000 vote lead over his rival Abdullah Abdullah, an official confided to Pajhwok Afghan News on Tuesday.



    Governance

    8,000 people killed this year, Senate told

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Security bosses on Tuesday told the Senate that insecurity had increased this solar year due to the lingering political crisis, but Afghan forces had been able to prevent insurgents from reaching their targets.



    Governance,Interviews

    Lalai slams delay in provincial poll results

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A member of the Kandahar provincial council on Tuesday said the prolonged electoral crisis had adversely affected every sphere of life and people had lost the address where to go for resolving their problems.