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    Anti-governor rally held in Paktika

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): More than 100 people on Wednesday staged a protest rally in southeastern Paktika province, calling for the provincial governor and other officials to be sacked.


    US senators support Ghani government

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, renewing his administration’s commitment to an abiding partnership with the US, said on Wednesday Afghanistan needed international assistance to resolve its problems.

    Security and Crime,Business & Economics,Social

    Traders complain of illegal taxes

     ZARANJ (Pajhwok): Traders on Wednesday complained about what they called illegal taxes on the Nimroz-Kandahar highway and said the situation was discouraging them.

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    Kabul, 17 December 2014: Successes and significant challenges in countering narcotics

    Business & Economics

    Land plots distributed to Ghor teachers

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): The process of distributing land plots to teachers started in western Ghor province on Tuesday, officials said.


    Recreation park being built in Sar-i-Pul

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The foundation stone of a recreational park was laid in northern Sar-i-Pul province on Tuesday, officials said.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    President, CEO, others condemn Peshawar attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani, Chief Executive Officer Abdullah Abdullah and others strongly condemned a Taliban attack on a Peshawar-based school.


    Accord reached on study for regional railroad

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan, China, Iran, Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan have agreed to complete a preliminary study of a regional railroad network over the next 18 months, an official said on Tuesday.


    More facilities sought for Afghans in Iran

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Afghanistan on Monday urged Iran, which recently agreed to extend visas for thousands of refugees, to relax laws for Afghan travellers.


    Security coordination non-existent: Ghani

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Sunday said Afghan security institutions lacked coordination, an issue his administration would try to address soon.