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    Bamyan-Kabul highway closed for 3 days

    BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The Kabul-Bamyan highway has been closed for the last three days due to an ongoing protest against alleged fraud in the provincial council elections, passengers said on Friday.


    Post-retirement perks for MPs blasted

     BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Civil society activists in central Bamyan province on Monday urged President Hamid Karzai not to sign a bill about “an illegal set of privileges” for members of parliament.


    Buddha’s statues 13th anniversary celebrated

    BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Civil society activists on Thursday celebrated the 13th anniversary of Buddha’s statues dynamited by the Taliban on March 10, 2001.

    Business & Economics

    Bamyan produces bumper potatoes crop

    BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Afghanistan would be self-sufficient in potato if proper cultivation and storage strategies were introduced in central Bamyan province, an official said Tuesday.


    Sarabi plans promoting tourism in Bamyan

    BAMYAN CITY (PAN): Governor of central Bamyan province Habiba Surabi -- the only woman to hold this position in Afghanistan -- has described asphalting of roads and supply of electricity to thousands of families as her major achievements.

    Accidents & Disasters

    5 killed, 6 injured in Daikundi

     BAMYAN (PAN): Five people were killed and six others injured after a passenger vehicle overturned in central Daikundi province on Tuesday, officials said.

    BAMYAN CITY, Apr 29, 2012: Youth ride donkeys to fetch drinking water home in central Bamyan province.

    NEILI, Jan 04, 2010: Qarban Ali Uruzgani, the governor for central Daikundi province, explains problems of people in the province during an interview with Pajhwok Afghan News.


    Stern action sought over civilian deaths

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) and members of affected families have called for serious action against NATO-led service-members involved in civilian killings.