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     CHAGHCHARAN, Nov 13, 2014: A gathering held in Ghor province to honor journalists’ efforts in news coverage in Afghanistan. .
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    Governance

    Ghor PC members take oath

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): The new provincial council members of western Ghor province on Thursday took oath of office, regretting the dilution of the council’s role.



    Security and Crime

    Baghlanis, Ghoris rally against governors

    FIROZKOH/PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Hundreds of people in western Ghor and northern Baghlan provinces on Tuesday protested against their respective governors.



    Security and Crime

    Local group expels Taliban from Ghor

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): A key Taliban stronghold in the Charsadda district of western Ghor province has been cleared by pro-government fighters, a local official said on Tuesday.



    Education

    4 school buildings inaugurated in Ghor

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Four school buildings were inaugurated on Thursday in western Ghor province, where 90 percent of schools lack proper buildings, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    Rebels among 18 killed in fresh bout of violence

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Eighteen insurgent were killed and 12 other, including six Afghan Local police (ALP) personnel, wounded during clashes and an explosion in different parts of the country, officials said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban commander among 8 killed in clashes

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Six militants, including Taliban-designated district chief, and two pro-government locals have been killed in the Tiwara and Shahrak districts of western Ghor province, an official said Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    ALP personnel among 25 killed in Ghor clash

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): At least 20 militants and five Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel have been killed and 20 others captured by rebels after a fierce gunbattle western Ghor province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Insurgents capture 15 policemen in Ghor

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Taliban have captured 15 policemen from a check-post in the Chaharsadah district of western Ghor province, an official said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Ghor official detained for planting bombs

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Police on Friday claimed detaining a government official trying to plant a roadside bomb in the Dolina district of western Ghor province.