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    Sport projects launched in Kabul, Parwan

    KABUL (PAN): A gymnasium will be built in Kabul and a sport stadium in central Parwan province with the financial support of the Faisal Welfare Foundation, officials said on Saturday.


    Muay Thai, handball teams off to Iran & Pakistan

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghan Muay Thai team left for Iran to participate in the Asian Championship and the handball squad departed for Pakistan to take part in a tripartite handball tournament, official


    Karzai calls lack of education major problem

    KABUL(PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday called lack of education as one of Afghanistan's major problems, saying if Afghans were educated the country would become a hub of foreign invest


    US soldiers killed Afghans 'for fun': Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Wednesday made his first comments about the US soldiers who are on trial for killing Afghan soldiers “for fun”.


    Afghan golfers off to Bangladesh

    KABUL (PAN): Two member of national golf team left for Bangladesh on Monday to take part in the South Asian golf tournament, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Police arrest man in bank fraud case

    KABUL(PAN): Police in Kabul on Friday arrested a man accused of fraudulently withdrawing $400 000 from a bank customer's account, an official said. His accomplice is still at large.


    7 areas to be handed to Afghan forces in July

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday said the security transition from NATO-led soldiers to Afghan forces would start in seven areas of the country, including the capital of southern Helm


    Female handball team off to Tajikistan

    KABUL(PAN): A female handball team representing Afghanistan on Saturday flew to Tajikistan for friendly matches in the neighbouring country, an official said.


    Meshrano Jirga to summon security officials

    KABUL (PAN): The Meshrano Jirga agreed on Tuesday to summon security officials after a month in which more than a hundred civilians had been killed in conflict.

    Business & Economics

    Japan donates $41m to Afghanistan

    KABUL (PAN): Japan has donated $41 million (1.8 billion afghanis) to Afghanistan for fuel and the improvement of health services, a statement said on Thursday.