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    Reconstruction

    $20m earmarked for Ghazni projects

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Funds amounting to $20 million (986.4 million afs) have been set aside for development projects to be completed next year in southern Ghazni province, officials said on Saturday.  



    Governance

    Ghazni journalists complain of threats from officials

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Reporters who covered the story regarding the collapse of a wall and a tower of an ancient fort in southern Ghazni province on Monday complained of receiving threats from local officials.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Cold wave leaves 20 dead in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Eight women and 12 children  have died in the Ab Band district of southern Ghazni province due road blockades and an ongoing cold wave, officials said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Ghazni airstrike leaves 3 of a family injured

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Three members of a family were injured in an airstrike by foreign troops in the Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Thursday.



    Reconstruction

    Ghazni road damaged a month after inauguration

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): A 12-kilometre road that was inaugurated in the capital of southern Ghazni province last month has been damaged, officials said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Delay in issuance of passports sparks protest

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Residents of the southern province of Ghazni staged a protest agaisnt inordinate delays in issuance of pasports and kickbacks charged by middlemen, officials said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Official, residents differ over 3 killed in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Three militants, planting roadside bombs, were killed in an airstrike by foreign troops in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Saturday, but locals claimed the dead were civilians.



    Reconstruction

    US to fund $30m projects in Ghazni: Crocker

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): The US ambassador to Afghanistan on Tuesday announced they would complete several projects worth $30 million (1,481 million afs) during the current year in southern Ghazni province.



    Culture

    Egyptian archeologists to visit Ghazni monuments

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Egyptian archeologists on Monday said they would begin visiting ancient monuments in southern Ghazni province and execute a reconstruction plan there till 2013.



    Reconstruction

    Ghazni roads yet to be cleared of snow

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN):  Contractors have yet to embark on clearing operations in the southern province of Ghazni, where key roads have been closed by heavy snow, officials said on Monday.