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    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Oct 28, 2014: Ezatullah Arman, head of Balkh Independent Election Commission (IEC), in an interview with Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN).

    Business & Economics

    Hairatan traders blast govt’s dual-faced policy

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Businessmen on Tuesday accused the central government of “a dual-faced policy” towards the Hairatan dry port in northern Balkh province.

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Oct 26, 2014: Women from the Women Affairs Department staged rally during the celebration ceremony of Girls International Day.

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Oct 25, 2014: Officials attend ribbon cutting ceremony to inaugurate the newly-established kindergarten for children of female inmates at the jail in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of

    Accidents & Disasters

    River Amu threatens Hairatan port

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The bustling Hairatan port can be flooded if River Amu water is not controlled in time, the Balkh National Disaster Management Authority chief warned on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    18 injured in gun attack on Balkh police HQ

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Two gunmen wearing police uniform opened indiscriminate firing at the police headquarters of northern Balkh province, injuring 18 people, including nine policemen, on Sunday, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Local police commander gunned down in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Suspected Taliban insurgents shot dead a local police commander along with his guest in a mountainous area in northern Balkh province, police said on Friday.

    Business & Economics

    Balkh businesswomen seek market for their products

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The import of low quality industrial products to northern Balkh province has concerned female local industrialists, who are struggling to find market for their goods.

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF, Oct 02, 2014: Women in their tailoring workshop are being posed for a picture in northern Balkh province.


    Balkh youth seek effective role in new govt

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok):  Scores of young people gathered in Mazar Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, urging the president-elect to give them an effective role in his administration.