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    Power expansion project launched in Tirinkot

    TIRINKOT (PAN): Work on a power expansion project aimed at extending electricity to thousands of families in central Uruzgan province was launched on Monday, officials said.



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    Afghan air force impressively progressing: US

    WASHINGTON (PAN): The progress being made by Afghan air force is quite impressive and the Pentagon is primarily focused on helping it to be capable enough to protect the country in the years to come, a top US defence official said on Friday.



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    Balkh high schools get new buildings

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Two newly-constructed buildings for schools were inaugurated on Thursday in northern Balkh province, officials said.



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    Italians, Afghans complete Big Dam Operation

    KABUL (PAN): Italian and Afghan forces have completed a joint operation aimed at boosting security around a major dam project in western Herat province, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said on Friday.



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    Karzai launches township project in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday laid the foundation stone of a township project in the Qasaba locality near the Kabul airport.



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    Japan pledges $30m for roads' maintenance

    KABUL (PAN): The Japanese government on Tuesday pledged $30 million in aid for roads' maintenance in Afghanistan, officials said.



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    Germany promises continued assistance

    FAIZABAD (PAN): Germany would grant 430 million euros annually to northern and northeastern provinces of Afghanistan for a decade after 2014, the deputy ambassador promised at an inaugural ceremony for three projects in northeastern Badakhshan province.



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    A refugee town crying for attention

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Inmates of a township for refugees in central Logar province on Friday said they were forced to leave the settlement due to the continued absence of basic facilities.



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    Work on new governor’s office begins

    JALALABAD (PAN): Work on a new four-storey building for the governor’s house in eastern Nangarhar province was launched on Wednesday, an official said.



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    New surgical ward inaugurated in Uruzgan

    KABUL (PAN): A newly-constructed surgical ward at a health clinic was inaugurated in the Deh Rawud district of central Uruzgan province on Wednesday, when repair work on a key highway finished in Maidan Wardak province.