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    TRINKOT, Apr 17, 2014: Opium’s bags are shown to media-people after recovered from a truck in southern Uruzgan province.

    TRINKOT, Apr 17, 2014: Opium’s bags are shown to media-people after recovered from a truck in southern Uruzgan province.

    KABUL, Apr 17, 2014: Newly graduated corporals attend their graduation ceremony at the Kabul Military Training Center (KMTC), in Kabul.

    KABUL, Apr 17, 2014: Lt. Gen. Ekramuddin Yawar Finance and Administration deputy interior minister, in a gathering in Kabul.
    PAJHWOK/Hussan Khetab

    CHARIKAR, Apr 17, 2014: Workers of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) count presidential consolidates' votes in presence of journalists in central Parwan province.

    CHARIKAR, Apr 17, 2014: A worker of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) opens the ballot box to count votes in central Parwan province.
    PAJHWOK/Abdul Shamim Saqeb

    CHARIKAR, Apr 17, 2014: A worker of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) removes seal of a ballot box to count votes in central Parwan province.
    PAJHWOK/Abdul Shamim Saqeb

    CHARIKAR, Apr 17, 2014: Workers of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) are busy counting votes in central Parwan province.
    PAJHWOK/Abdul Shamim Saqeb

    Business & Economics

    Rising food prices irk Daikundi residents

    NILI (Pajhwok): The prices of food items, especially of meat, have considerably increased in central Daikundi province, forcing residents to use vegetables instead, locals and officials said.



    Governance

    Daikundi provincial council candidate fined

    NILI (Pajhwok): A provincial council candidate was fined 50,000 afghanis on charge of committing fraud in the April 5 elections in southwestern Daikundi province, an official said Thursday.