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    Governance

    Cabinet, top court nominees win trust vote

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai’s five choices for Cabinet and two for Supreme Court High Council slots won a vote of confidence from the Wolesi Jirga on Wednesday.



    Governance

    Karzai’s Cabinet picks introduced to MPs

    KABUL (PAN): First Vice-President Qasim Fahim on Saturday introduced President Hamid Karzai’s five Cabinet nominees for a vote of confidence to the lower house of the parliament.



    Business & Economics

    Essential item rates remain steady

    KABUL (PAN): The prices of essential daily-use commodities stayed stable during the outgoing week in Kabul, market sources said on Thursday.



    Education

    All varsities to have computer science faculties

    KABUL (PAN): The Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) on Tuesday said it planned to establish computer science (CS) faculties in public-sector universities across the country.



    Governance

    Budget delay hits Kunar uplift projects

    KABUL (PAN): The governor of eastern Kunar province on Saturday complained he did not receive the development budget in time, forcing a halt to some reconstruction projects.



    Governance

    Budget delay hits Kunar uplift projects

    KABUL (PAN): The governor of eastern Kunar province on Saturday complained he did not receive the development budget in time, forcing a halt to some reconstruction projects.



    Social,Features

    Traditional local jirgas violative of human rights

    KABUL (PAN): Traditional local jirgas that deal with complaints on social issues and disputes are violative of human rights in many cases and their decisions are illegal and contrary to Shariah, according to an investigation by the Independent Media Consortium (IMC) Productions said.



    Governance

    No choice with govt but to sign BSA: Samar

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan’s Human Rights Commission (AHRC) chief Seema Samar on Wednesday said the government had no choice but to sign the bilateral security agreement (BSA) with the US.



    Reconstruction

    Inauguration of new Kabul project soon

     KABUL (PAN): The authorities of New Kabul Development Project on Saturday announced to inaugurate construction work on the major project in Dah Sabz area soon.



    Governance

    Some media outlets fueling racism: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday accused some media outlets of spreading linguistic and ethnic fanaticism in Afghanistan, claiming such prejudicial acts had support from outside to damage the national unity.