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    KABUL, Oct 28, 2014: A view of the Koti-Sangi road in Kabul city as part of it decorated with black cottons on the occasion of arrival of 10th of Muharram, known as the Day of Ashura.


    Refugee school in Peshawar closed down

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNCHR) has closed down a school for refugee children in northwestern Pakistan, touching off a protest, a news report said on Sunday. 


    UN welcomes provincial council results

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The United Nations on Sunday welcomes Afghanistan’s Independent Election Commission (IEC) announcement of the final results from the April provincial council polls.

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    20 militants killed in Khyber airstrikes

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Twenty insurgents were killed early on Sunday when Pakistan Army jets pounded their hideouts in in the semiautonomous tribal region of Khyber near the Afghanistan border, a media report said.


    Closing the book on culture

    The Taliban have once again made their influence felt in Afghan schools, this time objecting to a book called 'Culture' on the Afghan curriculum.