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    Sports

    Silver medal winning cricket team returns home

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Incheon Asian Games silver medal winning Afghanistan men’s cricket team on Monday returned home to a rousing welcome by government officials, fans and cricket board officials.



    Education

    Teacher salaries under new grading system soon: Wardak

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Acting Education Minister Farooq Wardak on Sunday said all teachers would be receiving soon their salaries under the new grading system.



    Governance

    Pakistan can play key role in Afghan peace bid: Musazai

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  The Afghan ambassador in Islamabad said Pakistan could play a key role in bringing peace and stability to Afghanistan, hoping the new administration in Kabul would open a new chapter in ties between the neighbours



    Sports

    Afghanistan beat Auckland in rain-hit encounter

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan defeated Auckland cricket team by nine wickets in a one-day friendly match in New Zeeland on Sunday, an official said.



    Culture

    2.4m Muslims mark peak of Hajj

    KABUL (Pajhwok): More than two million Muslims, including about 24,000 Afghans, thronged Mount Arafat and its surrounding plain in Saudi Arabia on Friday for the high point of the Haj pilgrimage.



    Governance

    Hekmatyar calls for intra-Afghan dialogue

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) leader Gulbadin Hekmatyar on Thursday accused the Obama administration of reneging on its commitment to troop withdrawal from the country.



    Security and Crime

    NATO summit, polls a fiasco: Mullah Omar

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban’s supreme leader on Thursday said the movement’s political office alone reserved the right to maintenance contact and relations with foreign and Afghan negotiators.



    Sports

    Afghanistan storm into Asian Games final

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan have stormed into Asian Games cricket final after beating Hong Kong in South Korea on Thursday, a board official said.



    Security and Crime

    4 soldiers killed in fresh suicide attack on ANA bus

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least four Afghan National Army (ANA) personnel were killed and eight others wounded in a fresh suicide attack in the capital Kabul on Thursday morning, an official said.