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    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

    Media Releases

    IEC PRESS RELEASE Results of 5,972 polling centers currently being processed at the National Tally Center

    IEC PRESS RELEASE

    Results of 5,972 polling centers currently being processed at the National Tally Center



    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.



    Security and Crime

    4 kidnapped policemen killed in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Four public order policemen have been killed by militants in central Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Drug being sold openly in Maidan Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Local officials and residents on Wednesday said drugs were being openly sold in some shops in Maidan Shahar, the capital of central Maidan Wardak province.



    Governance

    44 complaints probed; votes at 10 sites tallied

    MAHMUD RAQI (Pajhwok): Votes cast at two sites in the Tagab district of central Kapisa province have been invalidated in light of complaints investigated, an official said on Tuesday.