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    Militants gun down 14 passengers in Ghor

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Militants disembarked 18 passengers from two vehicles on the Ghor-Kabul Highway and gunned down 14 of them in western Ghor province, the police chief said on Friday.

    Security and Crime

    15 militants eliminated in Ghor battle

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Security forces have retaken Seni area from Taliban, killing at least 15 fighters in the Pasaband district of western Ghor province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    3 civilian killed in Ghor explosion

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Three civilian were killed in a roadside bomb explosion on a passenger van in western Ghor province, an official said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime,Education,Features

    Ghor education sector hostage to warlords

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): The education sector in western Ghor province has been facing problems ranging from warlords’ interference to a shortage of professional teachers, textbooks and school buildings, depicting a bleak future for students.


    Ghor residents wait in long queues

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Hundreds of voters, including women, queued up in front of polling stations in western Ghor province two hours before the voting process got under way.


    Farmers seek pesticides to combat locusts

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Farmers in western Ghor province on Monday feared locusts would destroy all their wheat crops if measures were not taken to combat the difficult to control pests.


    Amarkhel spurns Mohaqiq’s allegation

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) secretary on Tuesday rejected Muhammad Mohaqiq’s statement regarding election fraud as confusing and challenged him to present evidence.


    Militants execute district prison chief

    CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Taliban on Saturday executed the Shehrak district prison chief in western Ghor province, officials said.


    Filing complaints deadline expires at 7:00pm

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaint Commission (IECC) on Sunday announced 7:00pm as deadline for filing complaints in connection of preliminary results from April 5 election but so far none of the contenders filed any complaint.

    CHAGHCHARAN, Mar 31, 2014: Women residents of Barkhana locality protest against a local commander Mulla Mahmood in central Ghor province.