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    Governance

    Ghani, Abdullah campaigns hint at deal today

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Both presidential campaigns said on Saturday the candidates had almost reached an agreement but only minor difference over the announcement of the final election result remained.



    Business & Economics

    Fuel, Gold prices drop in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The prices of fuel and gold fell during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    Governance,Reconstruction

    Work on $200m Kabul park to begin soon

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The construction of a grand park in the central capital Kabul would start in the next five months, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    11 suspected robbers, killers detained

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police have detained 11 people in connection with robbery and murder cases in the capital Kabul, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.



    Business & Economics,Social,Features

    Elders toiling their way to survival

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Despite senility, a number of under-resourced elders can be seen working hard on Kabul roads and streets to support their families.



    Security and Crime

    Alleged gang-rapists sentenced to death

    KABUL (Pajhwok): All the seven accused in the Paghman gang-rape case were on Sunday handed death sentences by a primary court in the central capital Kabul, as protests against the widely condemned incident continued.



    Security and Crime

    Explosives-laden truck seized in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Foiling a big sabotage attack, police on Saturday morning claimed seizing an explosives-laden truck near Maidan Hawai (Airport) road in capital Kabul, an official said.



    Health

    Phone-based health service launched in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday inaugurated the first-ever telephone-based health advice service at the state-owned republic hospital in Kabul.



    Governance

    Desired results from NATO summit unlikely: analysts

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Some analysts on Tuesday said NATO’s Summit in Wales this week would have little significance for Afghanistan in absence of the nation’s leader.



    Security and Crime

    Paghman gang rape: 3 more suspects held

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police on Tuesday paraded three more suspects allegedly linked to a group that gang rapped four women and looted passengers last month in the Paghman district of central Kabul province.