Here is Pajhwok’s continuous news coverage of the presidential runoff...
- MP, minister trade barbs in assembly
... agent. The exchange of barbs came during the Wolesi Jirga session, where interior and defence ministers, as well as the ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Sep 18 - 2:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Wolesi Jirga OKs anti-money laundering law
... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga , or lower house of parliament, on Monday approved by a ... 10 chapters and 70 articles, has been under debate in the Wolesi Jirga for three days. Under the constitution, the Wolesi Jirga has ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 17 - 11:04am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Ring road contractor escapes with $12m
... the bank. Minister Najibullah Ozhan informed the Wolesi Jirga on Saturday the company had been contracted to build a ring ... to $107 million deposited in its name. A number of Wolesi Jirga members asked Ozhan to brief them on suspension of work on the ...
Article - Mohammad halim Karimi - 2014 Sep 14 - 11:52am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Legislator wounded in Kabul blast
... in Kabul on Sunday morning, an official said. Wolesi Jirga member Ali Akbar Qasimi was hit by a bomb that had been ...
Article - Pajhwok Report - 2014 Sep 14 - 5:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Khost residents seek result announcement
... with launching “Orange and Green Movements.” A Wolesi Jirga member from Khost, Hamayun said Khost residents knew their ...
Article - Mohammad Haroon - 2014 Sep 13 - 5:40pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Corruption seen behind torching of oil tankers
... KABUL (Pajhwok): A delegation of Wolesi Jirga , investigating the torching of hundreds of fuel tankers, said ... hailed as a tactical attack. But the head of the Wolesi Jirga investigating team said the tankers had been set on fire by some ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Aug 18 - 4:17pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Wolesi Jirga adds new provision to election law
... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga on Saturday voted to add a new provision to the election law, ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jun 21 - 5:37pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- MPs push candidates to break deadlock
... nation various problems. Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi, the Wolesi Jirga speaker, said the countrymen feared the persistent stalemate ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Sep 10 - 10:24am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Worsening security situation irks lawmakers
... after summer vacations. Abdul Rauf Ibrahimi, the Wolesi Jirga (lower house) speaker, told the house that government should ... the country were falling to militants. Speaker of the Wolesi Jirga acknowledged some provinces were experiencing serious security ...
Article - Abbasin Zaheer - 2014 Sep 7 - 9:29pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Elders toiling their way to survival
... constructing elders’ care centres and sent it to the Wolesi Jirga for approval. However, the idea is yet to be endorsed. ... culture and inconsistent with Afghan traditions. Wolesi Jirga Deputy Secretary Syed Azizullah Ulfati said: “We rejected this ...
Article - Zarghona Salehi - 2014 Sep 8 - 1:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments