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    Governance

    President urged not to sign BSA with US

    KABUL (PAN): A strong opponent of permanent foreign bases in the country, the National Unity Front of Afghanistan on Monday urged President Hamid Karzai not to sign a bilateral security agreement with the US if he really respected national sovereignty.



    Education

    Let Kankor body work independently: students

    KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of unsuccessful Entry Test candidates on Wednesday rallied in Kabul, asking the government to ensure that a committee on the examination worked independently and students in provinces are granted equal seats in public sector universities.



    Business & Economics

    Delhi pledges 1,000 buses in aid to Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): India has pledged donating 1,000 buses to Afghanistan to help the war-devastated country improve its public transport system, the deputy transport and civil aviation minister said.



    Governance

    Govt flouting democratic norms: Massoud

     KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan National Front leader Ahmad Zia Massoud on Saturday accused the government of trying to hamper genuine activities of political parties and civil society organisations.



    Health

    Children return home from treatment in Germany

    KABUL (PAN): Forty-three Afghan children with burn injuries and bone cracks returned home on Sunday from six months of treatment Germany, an official said.



    Business & Economics

    3-fold cut in Internet prices announced

    KABUL (PAN): Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amirzai Sangin on Tuesday announced a three-fold cut in the price of fibre optic Internet services in the country.