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- MPs OK law on commercial contracts
... KABUL ( PAN ): The Wolesi Jirga on Wednesday approved by a majority vote a draft law on ...
Article - Pajhwok reporter - 2014 Jan 8 - 6:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Helmand gatherings back Rassoul, Sayyaf
... attended by about 500 people, said Malim Mirwali, a Wolesi Jirga member from Helmand. The MP said the gathering was aimed ...
Article - Shams Jalal - 2014 Feb 12 - 7:18pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Qayyum to preserve gainsof past decade
... drugs and administrative corruption, the former Wolesi Jirga member said achieving economic growth and ensuring the ...
Article - Azizullah Hamdard - 2014 Feb 3 - 10:44am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Senate ratifies cooperation accord with Saudi
... agreement, which has already been ratified by the Wolesi Jirga or lower house. mrh/ma (Parliament) ...
Article - Khwaja Basir Ahmad - 2014 Jan 20 - 8:59am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Wolesi Jirga OKs accords with 3 countries
... KABUL ( PAN ): The Wolesi Jirga -- or lower house of the parliament -- on Wednesday approved ... Afghanistan has signed with three countries. The Wolesi Jirga Commission on International Affairs presented before the house ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2013 Oct 30 - 7:00pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- President urged to endorse access to information code
... KABUL ( PAN ): With the Wolesi Jirga on its winter recess, a journalist support organisation on ...
Article - Pajhwok Report - 2013 Dec 31 - 11:38am - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Fahim's guards beat Senate official
... by several lawmakers. Fahim appeared before the Wolesi Jirga , lower house, on Saturday and introduced President Karzai’s ... and brought along dogs to search the august house. Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday kicked up a ruckus over the use of sniffer ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2013 Dec 22 - 9:26pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Senate approves law on special courts
... was referred to the Senate after being approved by the Wolesi Jirga . The proposed measure provides for appointing an ... says the president is responsible to the nation and the Wolesi Jirga. Accusations of crime against humanity, treason can be levelled ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jan 6 - 7:05pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Support to Ahmadzai swells in Khost
... to a bright future. Humayun Humayun, a member of the Wolesi Jirga’s defence commission, who campaigns for Ahmadzai in Khost, said ...
Article - Mohammad Haroon - 2014 Feb 27 - 4:18pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments
- Law banning smoking in public places okayed
... KABUL ( PAN ): The Wolesi Jirga on Monday approved a draft law banning smoking in public ...
Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 Jan 7 - 8:30am - 0 comments - 0 attachments