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    150 schoolgirls poisoned in Mazar-i-Sharif

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Around 150 schoolgirls were poisoned in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, on Tuesday, an official said.


    Key partners assure MoPH of long-term support

    KABUL (PAN): Germany, Canada and USAID on Monday signed three partnership protocols with the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on long-term support.


    New polio case detected in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): A polio case has been detected in the Khas Kunar district of eastern Kunar province, where authorities decided to execute fresh polio campaigns, an official said on Tuesday.

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    $100m health grant signed with WB

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Finance and the World Bank on Monday signed a id="mce_marker"00 million grant for funding the Afghanistan System Enhancement for Health Action in Transition (SEHAT) Program.


    Croatia provides $400,000 for midwifery centre

    KABUL (PAN): Croatia has agreed to provide $400,000 for the establishment of a midwifery centre in northern Balkh province, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday.


    160-bed hospital being set up in Takhar

    TALOQAN (PAN): A 160-bed hospital is being established with the financial support of the German government in northern Takhar province, officials said on Monday.


    65 more school girls poisoned in Takhar

    TALOQAN (PAN): Sixty-five more school girls were poisoned in the capital of northern of Takhar province on Sunday, officials said.


    Global Fund pledges $20m in aid to MoPH

    KABUL (PAN): The Global Fund, an international financing organisation, on Saturday pledged $20 million in assistance to the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) to help control and fight AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria diseases in Afghanistan.