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    School, cricket stadium to be built in Badakhshan

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): After the devastating landslide in northeastern Badakhshan province, first school would be constructed in Argo district while the cricket stadium would be built in Faizabad, the provincial capital, said provincial education director.


    Saudi role crucial to Afghan peace: clerics

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Religious scholars on Saturday urged Saudi Arabia to play a proactive role in ensuring lasting peace and stability in Afghanistan.


    Rehabilitated ring road opens in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A major ring road was inaugurated on Monday after its reconstruction with financial assistance from Germany in northern Kunduz province, an official said.

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    Pajhwok holds first conference on Afghan mining (Video)

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News (PAN) on Sunday held its first investigative conference on m


    Work on key road nearing completion

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): The graveling of Khost-Ghulam Khan Road, one of the three major border crossings between Afghanistan and Pakistan, is expected to be completed in few months, an official said on Saturday


    5-km Kabul-Mazar highway portion repaired

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): A five-kilometer portion of the Kabul-Mazar-i-Sharif highway has been reconstructed with financial support from the World Bank in northern Samangan province, an official said on Thursday.


    Ministry lacks funds to repair Salang Road

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Amid complaints by passengers and drivers about a rundown condition of the key Salang highway, the Ministry of Public Works on Saturday said it lacked funds to carry out repair works.


    48 projects completed in Laghman

    Mehterlam Baba (Pajhwok): Forty eight public welfare projects, costing 58 million afghanis, have been completed in eastern Laghman province, an official said on Saturday.


    New municipality building opens in Aibak

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): A newly-constructed building for the Municipality Department of northern Samangan province was inaugurated on Sunday, an official said.


    Govt urged to prioritise New Kabul City Project

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Officials of the New Kabul City housing scheme on Sunday asked the new government to prioritise completing the country’s largest-ever residential scheme.