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    Governance

    Pakistan digging trenches near Afghan border

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Paramilitary troops in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province are digging 480-kilometre trenches along the border with Afghanistan to check what they call cross-border incursions, a news report said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Security men among 40 dead in new violence

    KABUL (Pajhwok):  At least 34 militants and six Afghan security personnel have been killed and score wounded on both sides in direct clashes and blasts in different parts of the country, offic



    Governance

    UN chief reminds candidates of commitments

    KABUL (Pajhwok): United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged presidential candidates Dr. Abdullah Abdullah and Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai to conclude an agreement on a government of national unity in accordance with the commitments they made on July 12.



    Reconstruction

    Wardak displaced families to get homes

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): The deputy governor of central Maidan Wardak province said on Monday homes would be built for 47 families displaced for different reasons.



    KABUL, Sept 07, 2014: A truck loaded with explosives in cement bags is shown to media-people in Kabul.

    ZARANJ, Sept 07, 2014: Women and Civil Society activists, stage a protest demonstration in Nimroz province condemning the Paghman rape incident.

    KABUL, Sept 04, 2014: A physician treats a patient with ancient Greek medicine inside a shop in Kabul.
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    Governance

    German FM in Kabul for talks on poll crisis

    KABUL (Pajhwok): German Foreign Minister Frank-Walter Steinmeier arrived in Kabul on Saturday to discuss with Afghan leaders the months-long electoral impasse and reassure Afghanistan of his country continuous future support.