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    Abdullah himself to take over as CEO

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Dr. Abdullah Abdullah, runner-up in the disputed presidential election, has made up his mind to assume the chief executive position, a well-placed source said on Wednesday.



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    Nuristanis seek new govt’s attention

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents and officials of eastern Nuristan province have urged the incoming government to pay the province special attention because it had been ignored in the past.



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    2 more matches decided in T20 Million League

    KABUL (Pajhwok): In the ongoing Million League Cricket Tournament, Al-Masafi and Khyber Green Clubs won their matches Wednesday -- the fifth day of the competition.



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    Sharif invites Ahmadzai to visit Pakistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistan Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif, congratulating president-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and chief executive Abdullah Abdullah, has assured them of full cooperation with efforts for peace in Afghanistan.



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    Ghazni transport director kidnapped

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The transport director for southern Ghazni province has been kidnapped by unidentified gunmen, the governor’s spokesman said on Wednesday.



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    Wednesday’s meeting of cabinet cancelled

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A special Cabinet meeting scheduled for Wednesday has been canceled after ministers failed to hold discussions due to a shortage of time on Tuesday.



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    Avoid haste in BSA approval, lawmakers tell new govt

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Meshrano Jirga members on Tuesday cautioned the incoming government of president-elect Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai against concluding the Bilateral Security Agreement (BSA) with the United States in haste.



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    Some elements trying to create rifts: Salangi

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): The governor of central Parwan province on Tuesday claimed some elements in both presidential campaigns were trying to fuel differences between the two sides.



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    MPs urge Abdullah to act himself as CEO

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some members of the Meshrano Jirga -- upper house of parliament -- on Tuesday condemned the way presidential election results were announced by the commission.