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    India, US at odds on Afghanistan: McCain

    WASHINGTON (PAN): Sharp differences have emerged between the United States and India on of Afghanistan, as New Delhi does not want American troops to leave the war-hit country without eli



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    Kabul cleanliness drive launched

    KABUL (PAN): The Kabul Municipality on Friday launched a campaign to clean the capital ahead of a seminar, scheduled for November 11, the mayor said.



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    Germany stresses more Afghan-ISAF cooperation

     MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Greater cooperation between Afghan and international troops is necessary for grappling with security challenges facing the war-torn country, the German defense minister



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    UNGA concerned at Afghan civilian casualties

    WASHINGTON (PAN): The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) has underlined the need for tackling interconnected challenges in Afghanistan, from increased extremist violence, to the development of



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    Afghans in difficult circumstances: White House

    WASHINGTON (PAN): The people of Afghanistan are in difficult circumstances but are working very hard to extricate themselves from their current problems, a White House official said on Th



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    Protest staged against IEC in Khost

    KHOST CITY (PAN): Unsuccessful parliamentary candidates and residents of the southeastern province of Khost on Thursday staged a protest demonstration against Independent Election Commission (IEC)



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    Wolesi Jirga officials granted asylum abroad

    KABUL (PAN): Five administrative staffers of the Wolesi Jirga were granted asylum in foreign countries and a sixth was returned as a result of efforts by lawmakers and the government to bring them



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    ECC to fine parliamentary candidates

    KABUL (PAN): The poll fraud panel on Thursday said hundreds of parliamentary candidates would be fined for discrepancies in their expense reports.



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    Afghan officers awarded certificates

    KABUL (PAN): Certificates were awarded to 44 officers from various Afghan law enforcement agencies who participated in a one-week workshop on the interdiction and investigation of bulk ca