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    Accidents & Disasters

    Bodies being sent home from Istanbul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan Consulate in Istanbul on Thursday said preparations were being made to send to Afghanistan the bodies of migrants who drowned as a result of a boat that capsized in Turkey this week.



    Governance

    Pakistan army chief meets Gen. Karimi

    KABUL(Pajhwok): Pakistan Army Chief Gen. Raheel Sharif arrived in Kabul on Thursday for talks with President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on issues of common interest, particularly the security challenge.



    Governance

    NATO chief in Kabul on announced trip

    KABUL (Pajhwok): NATO's new Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg arrived in Kabul on his maiden visit to Afghanistan on Thursday since he replaced Fogh Rasmussen on October 1.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistan army chief due in Kabul on Thursday

    KABUL(Pajhwok): Pakistan Army Chief General Raheel Sharif is due in Kabul on Thursday (6th November) to meet President Ashraf Ghani and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on issues of common interest, particularly the security challenge.



    Sports

    Nabi, Shinwari in run for best player award

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan's Mohammad Nabi and Samiullah Shinwari have been shortlisted for the best player award from the International Cricket Council’s Associates and Affiliates teams.



    Sports

    President praises upcoming cricketers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has praised the national under-19 and under-16 cricket squads for their latest achievements and wished them more success in future.



    Governance

    ANSF-NATO coordination a must: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Wednesday stressed the need for coordination between Afghan National Security Forces (ANSF) and NATO troops.



    Culture

    “I am Malala” translated to Pashtu

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  The Pashtu translation of Pakistani Noble Peace Prize recipient Mala Yousafzai’s book “ I am Malala” has been published by a Kabul-based printing house.



    Sports

    Afghan U-19 clinch series against Pakistan

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan U-19 side on Friday clinched their three-match series against Pakistan 2-1, an official said.

    Played in the neighbouring country, Pakistan won the toss in the 45-overs encounter and asked Afghanistan to bat.