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    Winners hail PC results, but losers wail

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): The delay in announcement of the final results from the provincial council elections has in no way undermined transparency in the democratic exercise, successful candidates from central Kapisa province said on Wednesday.

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    Power project benefits hundreds of families

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Hundred of families in the Kohistan-1 district of central Kapisa would be supplied 110 kilowatts of electricity from the Sarobi dam, an official said on Saturday.

    Security and Crime

    8 insurgents killed in Kapisa offensive

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Eight armed rebels have been killed and six others wounded during a search operation in the Tagab district of central Kapisa province, officials said on Friday.

    Security and Crime

    Rally staged in Kapisa against corruption

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): The Green and Orange Movement (GOM) on Thursday staged an anti-corruption rally in Mahmood Raqi, the capital of central Kapisa province.

    Security and Crime,Social

    Rising militancy pesters Kapisa residents

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Residents of some areas of central Kapisa province complain insecurity is gradually escalating and creating numerous problems for civilians.


    Docs accused of misbehaving with patients

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Some residents on Wednesday accused female doctors at the main hospital in central Kapisa province of misbehaviour with patients.

    Security and Crime

    Policemen among 16 killed in Nangarhar, Kapisa

    JALAABAD/MEHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): More than 10 armed rebels and at least six security personnel have lost lives in the latest spate of violence in eastern Nangarhar and central Kapisa provinces, officials said on Tuesday.


    Kapisa residents repent voting in polls

    MAHMOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Residents of central Kapisa province on Saturday said they would have never taken part in the election process if they had the slightest idea of the dragging deadlock.


    New radio station goes on air in Kapisa

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): A newly-established radio station on Thursday launched broadcasts from a seminary in central Kapisa province.

    Security and Crime

    Policemen among 11 killed in violence

    FARAH CIY/MAHMOOD RAQI/QALAT (Pajhwok): Four people, including two policemen, and seven militants were killed and ten civilians wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Wednesday.