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    Business & Economics

    Industrialists seek government attention

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Business community leaders in the eastern Nangarhar province called upon the new government on Saturday to pave the way for investment in the country.



    Security and Crime

    Telecom officer, drive gunned down

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): The district telecommunications officer for the Torkham border district of eastern Nangarhar province was gunned down on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    39 armed rebels killed in Herat, Nangarhar

     JALAL ABAD/ HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in eastern Nangarhar and western Herat provinces on Thursday claimed at least 39 armed rebels had been killed in security incidents.



    JALALABAD, Oct 12: A view of the Behsood bridge in eastern Nangarhar province.
    PAJHWOK/Mahbob Shah Mahbob

    Health

    Police turn Doab hospital into rest house

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents on Sunday complained police had occupied and turned into a rest house a hospital building in the Doab district of eastern Nuristan province.



    Security and Crime

    27 lives lost to violence in 24 hours

    JALALABAD/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): At least 20 insurgents and seven security men have been killed and several others wounded during bomb blasts and armed clashes in eastern Nangarhar and Kunar provinces and other parts over the past 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.



    JALALABAD, Oct 11, 2014: Afghan border police officer in the eastern zone, Col. Mohammad Ayub Hassankhel, in an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) in eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Oct 09, 2014: Mohmmad Taher Enayat, dean of Nangarhar University, in an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN).
    PAJHWOK/Mahbob Shah Mahbob

    Education,Interviews

    NU chancellor promises drastic changes

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Professor Muhammad Tahir Inayat, the newly appointed chancellor of Nangarhaar University (NU) has promised drastic changes to take this important academic institution out of current crisis.



    Business & Economics

    Energy biscuits being produced in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A bakery producing energy biscuits for undernourished Afghan schoolchildren has started functioning in eastern Nangarhar province.