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    Governance,Women,Interviews

    Female candidate complains of insecurity

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A female provincial council runner in southern Kandahar province on Tuesday said she was ready to serve her people despite security problems and traditional restrictions.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Kandahar official succumbs to injuries

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A senior official at the Kandahar governor’s office, Dr. Parvez Najib, succumbed to his injuries late on Friday night, the provincial government said on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Zabul deputy police chief wounded in attack

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The deputy police chief for southern Zabul province was injured in a gun attack on Thursday morning, an official said.



    Education

    Pakistani scholarships for Kandahar students

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Pakistan on Monday promised 100 education scholarships for students from southern Kandahar province.



    Business & Economics

    Iodised salt factory starts production

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The first-ever iodised salt factory started production in the industrial park in southern Kandahar province on Saturday, the governor’s office said.



    Security and Crime

    6 rebels killed in Kandahar operation

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Security officials in southern Kandahar province on Saturday claimed killing six militants.



    Security and Crime

    10 civilians injured in Kandahar suicide blast

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least ten civilians were hospitalised with injuries after a suicide bomber detonated his explosives in the capital of southern Kandahar province on Sunday, an official said.



    Governance

    Karzai opens India-funded varsity in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday inaugurated the country’s first-ever agricultural university in southern Kandahar province.



    Governance

    Delhi to help Kabul fight terror: Khurshid

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): New Delhi would continue supporting Kabul in the fight against terrorism, a major impediment to peace in Afghanistan, the Indian foreign minister said on Saturday.



    Governance

    India pledges sustained support to Afghanistan

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): During a visit to southern Kandahar province on Monday, the Indian ambassador pledged New Delhi’s sustained support for the war-torn country’s social and development affairs.