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    KABUL, Dec 09, 2014: Spokesperson for Interior Ministry Ghulam Siddiq in a joint conference with NATO Senior Civilian Representative Spokesman, Christopher Chambers, in Kabul.

    Governance

    Nuristani seeks reforms in all institutions

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) chairman on Wednesday said the Parliament had no authority to refer him to the Attorney-General Office (AGO) for prosecution.   



    Security and Crime

    Badakhshan fighting claims 23 lives

    KABUL/FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): At least 19 armed rebels and four policemen have lost their lives to a fresh spate of violence in northeastern Badakhshan province, a Ministry of Interior (MoI) official said on Monday.



    Governance

    Abdullah vows to boost security organs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr. Abdullah Abdullah said on Wednesday removing doubts from the minds of armed forces and a clear distinction between friends and foes would help lift the morale of the security personnel.



    Governance

    Acting ministers may not stay idle: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chairing his maiden Cabinet meeting as Chief Executive Officer, Abdullah Abdullah on Monday asked the acting ministers not to halt discharging their responsibilities in their current capacity until new ministers were appointed.



    Security and Crime

    Kabul Bank scandal: Police swing into action

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul police have launched a massive operation to arrest those involved in the Kabul Bank scandal that nearly crashed the national economy, an official said on Tuesday.



    Governance

    Unity govt committed to reforms: Ahmadzai

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Friday said the national unity government was determined to bring about reforms concerning economy, governance and judiciary.



    Governance

    Not leaving Afghanistan alone: Cameron

    KABUL (Pajhwok): British Prime Minister David Cameron on Friday assured the UK’s continued support to Afghanistan, promising 178 million pounds in annual aid to Kabul over the next three years.



    Governance

    Ministers barred from exercising executive powers

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A presidential decree issued on Wednesday directed all incumbent ministers and provincial governors to perform duties as acting officials, barring them from exercising executive powers.



    Governance

    Public help sought for improving security

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A Ministry of Interior (MoI) official on Sunday stressed the need for people’s cooperation with efforts at improving security in the country.