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    Treatment of patients with burn injuries begins

    KABUL (Pajhwok): For the first time, the Indira Gandhi Hospital in the capital Kabul started last month treating patients with burn injuries, a doctor said on Thursday.


    MPs ratify 2 international conventions

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- lower house of parliament -- on Wednesday ratified Afghanistan’s membership of two international conventions on human trafficking, especially women and children, and silkworm farming.


    Wolesi Jirga ponders amendment to Election Law

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Lawmakers on Wednesday suggested two conditions, including graduation, for Wolesi Jirga (lower house) candidates should be added to the Election Law.


    Stop Pakistani attacks, senators urge UN

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga -- upper house of parliament -- on Tuesday asked the United Nations Security Council to mount pressure on Pakistan to stop rocket attacks on Afghanistan.


    MPs want PC polls results unveiled soon

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga members on Monday asked the Independent Election Commission (IEC) to announce preliminary results from the April 5 provincial council (PC) elections at the earliest and issue voting cards to those who had lost them to recent floods.


    Neighbours meddling in elections: MPs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday accused Pakistan and Iran of meddling in Afghanistan’s presidential elections, asking the administration to frustrate their attempts.


    Senators ask govt to stop Pakistani incursions

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Ready to fight side by side with the security forces, Meshrano Jirga (Senate) members on Sunday asked the government to take effective measures to counter cross-border attacks by Pakistan.


    Iran forcing Afghan refugees into Syrian war: MPs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday accused the Iranian Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) of forcibly sending Afghan refugees to Syria to fight alongside President Bashar Al-Assad and his troops against the rebels.


    Legilators stress transparency in runoff vote

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Lawmakers on Saturday asked the relevant state institutions to make all possible efforts to ensure transparency in the second round of presidential polls, scheduled for June 14.


    MPs blast Kabul police double standards

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some lawmakers on Wednesday accused Kabul police of discriminating between parliamentarians and government figures during a crackdown on vehicles with tinted glass. But the Ministry of Interior rejected the allegation as groundless.