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    MPs asked to break silence on political crisis

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Civil society activists on Monday accused the presidential candidates of taking hostage the political fate of Afghans, asking the Parliament to adopt a clear stance on the issue and help resolve differences between the campaigns.



    Business & Economics

    French firm enters Afghan lubricant market

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Elf Aquitaine, a French Oil Company has entered the Afghanistan market on Saturday in a bid to launch partnership with local firm in the lubricant sector.



    Security and Crime

    Protestors seek harsher punishment for rapists

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  Hundreds of people attending two separate protest rallies in central Kabul and southeastern Khost provinces on Saturday urged the Supreme Court to award harsher punishment to the detainees linked to the gang rape incident in Paghman town.



    Governance

    NAI calls for protection of journalists, human rights

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Media Support Organization, NAI, on Thursday urged on participants of Wales summit to help protect independence of media and human rights in Afghanistan.



    Governance

    Another 2 sites’ votes reinstated: Watchdog

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The election watchdog on Tuesday said it found as valid votes from another two polling centres out of 69 sites earlier cancelled by the Independent Election Commission (IEC).



    Sports

    Afghan cricket coach Kabir Khan resigns

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Former Pakistani right-handed batsman Kabir Khan on Monday resigned as Afghanistan’s national cricket team coach, citing personal engagements.



    Governance

    48,000 votes invalidated so far: IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) chief on Sunday said more than 48,000 votes had been thrown out so far during four rounds of the invalidation process.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Islamabad continues aiding terrorists: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul on Sunday once again accused Islamabad of continuing to fuel instability in Afghanistan, claiming the Pakistan Army was aiding 168 terrorist groups against Afghan forces.



    Governance

    Election results to be announced in 2 weeks: IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Monday said the presidential poll result would be unveiled if observers of the two teams resolved their differences on the vote audit.



    Governance

    Rifts have slowed down recount, says IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Petty but frequent differences between representatives from the two presidential teams have slowed down the ongoing vote audit, the Independent Election Commission said on Friday.