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    Governance

    Historic chance to reset Afghan-Pak ties: US

    KABUL (Pajhwok): With Afghan President Ashraf Ghani due to visit Islamabad this weekend, the US Ambassador to Pakistan on Wednesday said the neighbouring countries had a historic chance to reset their long-fraught ties.



    Sports

    Afghanistan humiliate Malaysia in opener

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s under-19 cricket team defeated Malaysia by 10 wickets in their opening match in the Under-19 Premier Asia Cup that got underway in Kuwait on Sunday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Suicide bomber strikes inside Kabul police HQ

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber dressed in military uniform blew up himself inside the police headquarters in Kabul on Sunday, killing at least one officer and injuring six others, officials said.



    Sports

    Afghan U-19 cricketers off to Kuwait

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan’s under-19 cricket team on Friday left for Kuwait to participate in the U-19 premier Asia Cup beginning on Sunday, an official said.



    Governance

    President in no hurry to form new Cabinet

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Friday said he was in no hurry to form his Cabinet, calling his recent visits to China and Saudi Arabia as successful.



    Governance

    Pakistan deports 78 Afghans via Torkham

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistani authorities deported 78 Afghan citizens via the Torkham border crossing and handed them over to Afghan security forces, reports said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Ahmadzai orders probe into Paktia massacre

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has ordered investigation into the brutal murder of nearly a dozen government officials in the Zurmat district of southeastern Paktia province.