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    Abducted child recovered in Kabul

    KABUL, BAGHLAN (Pajhwok): An abducted child was recovered in Kabul and a municipality official arrested on corruption charges in Pul-i-Khumri, the capital of northern Baghlan province, officials said Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Weapons seized, suspect held in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Police on Monday detained a suspect with weapons and ammunitions in the Sarobi district of central Kabul province, an official said.



    Governance

    Sherzai rules out pulling out of race

    KABUL (PAN): Scotching speculation, presidential contender Gul Agha Sherzai said on Wednesday he would not withdraw from the race in favour of any aspirant.



    Security and Crime

    10 killed in Taliban's assault near Loya Jirga venue

    KABUL (PAN): At least 10 people were killed and several others wounded when powerful explosion rocked the Polytechnic area of the central capital Kabul on Saturday afternoon, officials said, fearing heavy casualties.



    Culture

    Karbala sacrifice called abiding inspiration

    KABUL (PAN): Speakers on Thursday called for Muslims around the globe to draw inspiration from the supreme sacrifice that Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) rendered in Karbala to uphold the truth and resist tyranny.



    Culture

    ANJU begins first-ever national convention

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan National Journalists Union (ANJU) members from across the country on Monday arrived in Kabul to attend the union’s first-ever national convention.



    Security and Crime

    Police officer survives bomb attack

    KABUL (PAN): A police commander survived a bomb attack in the central capital Kabul, an official said on Saturday.



    Business & Economics

    Gas & sugar down, Iranian gold up in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Prices of gas, sugar and Arabian gold fell but that of the Iranian variety gold increased during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    Governance

    Tribal reps call for decentralised govt

    KABUL CITY (PAN): The Afghanistan Tribal Solidarity Council, accusing the government of massive corruption, on Sunday called for a decentralised set-up.



    Security and Crime

    Afghans continue protest over Quran burning for second day

    KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of people staged a protest for the second day in Kabul against the burning of the Holy Quran by US troops at the Bagram Airbase, when one of the protesters shot injured by foreign troops during the Wednesday’s protest.