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    Qanuni appointed as 1st VP

    ... the nomination of Qanuni, who will be referred to the Wolesi Jirga (the lower house of parliament) for a trust vote. He ...

    Article - Javed Hamim Kakar - 2014 Mar 18 - 7:53pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Suspects held over MP assassination bid

    ... have been arrested in an attempted assassination of a Wolesi Jirga member, Mullah Tarakhel, the spy service said on Thursday. ...

    Article - Muhammad Hassan Khetab - 2014 Feb 13 - 6:58pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Ghani predicts his victory if vote not rigged

    ... arrived at the ground by a helicopter along with some Wolesi Jirga and Meshrano Jirga members and his two running mates. ...

    Article - Mohammad Haroon - 2014 Mar 9 - 1:42pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MPs support 3 presidential runners

    ... and Mohammad Nadir Naeem. Last week, Pajhwok asked Wolesi Jirga and Meshrano Jirga members about which candidate they ... In line with their constitutional structure, the Wolesi Jirga has 269 members and the Meshrano Jirga 102. But currently, the ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Feb 23 - 3:15pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Fahim laid to rest as thousands pay last respects

    ... Shigal district of eastern Kunar province. Former Wolesi Jirga speaker and an old friend of Fahim, Mohammad Yunus Qanuni said ...

    Article - Khwaja Basir Fitri - 2014 Mar 11 - 9:45pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Paktika Milli Television starts local transmission

    ... Afghanistan Milli Radio Television, Mohammad Zarin, Wolesi Jirga member from the province, Nader Khan Katwazi, senior officials ...

    Article - Ali Mohammad Nazari - 2014 Mar 13 - 7:58pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    MP Faridoon Momand

    ... JALALABAD, Jan 30, 2014: Photo of Faridoon Momand, Wolesi Jirga or lower house member, who survived a suicide attack in ...

    Photo - Babrak Amirzada - 2014 Jan 30 - 3:39pm - 0 comments

    MP Faridoon Momand

    ... JALALABAD, Jan 30, 2014: Photo of Faridoon Momand, Wolesi Jirga or lower house member, who survived a suicide attack in ...

    Photo - Babrak Amirzada - 2014 Jan 30 - 3:30pm - 0 comments

    Mohammad Qasim Fahim in Wolesi Jirga

    ... nominated ministers attend the Saturday’s session of Wolesi Jirga (lower house of parliament), in Kabul. PAJHWOK/Zahra Hamidi ...

    Photo - Zahra Hamidi - 2013 Dec 25 - 12:31pm - 0 comments

    Mohammad Qasim Fahim in Wolesi Jirga

    ... to parliamentarians during the Saturday’s session of Wolesi Jirga (lower house of parliament), in Kabul. PAJHWOK/Zahra Hamidi ...

    Photo - Zahra Hamidi - 2013 Dec 25 - 12:31pm - 0 comments