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    Commerce Dept, AISA get new buildings

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): The construction of two complexes in the governor’s house in southeastern Khost province was completed and work on another building initiated on Tuesday.


    Bridge benefiting thousands opens in Khost

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Benefiting thousands of families, a newly-constructed bridge was inaugurated on Sunday in southeastern Khost province by the provincial acting governor.

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    18m afs stolen from Paktia road project

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): A construction firm officials have vanished with 18 million afghanis, leaving incomplete a key road project in southeastern Paktia province, residents claimed on Friday.


    Prez wants ring road built in 9 months

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has directed the authorities concerned to complete the mega “ring road’ project within the next nine months, an official said on Thursday.

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    150 homes being built for landslide victims

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): A project to construct 150 homes for families who lost their houses to a massive landslide in the Argo district of southeastern Badakhshan province has been launched, an official said on Saturday.


    8 public welfare projects launched in Sar-i-Pul

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Four schools and three community centres have been handed over to authorities in the north western Sar-i-Pul province, officials said on Wednesday.


    Docs accused of misbehaving with patients

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Some residents on Wednesday accused female doctors at the main hospital in central Kapisa province of misbehaviour with patients.


    Japan to build canal, waterhead in Behsud

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A contract was signed on Saturday with a Japanese aid group on the construction of a canal and a waterhead in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said.


    8 community centres open in Hazrat Sultan

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Eight newly-constructed community centres, benefitting nearly 1,450 families, have been inaugurated in northern Samangan province, an official said on Thursday.