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    Karzai lends weight to beleaguered banks

    ... cover soon. The meeting comes the day the Wolesi Jirga said it could not approve within days the draft anti-money ...

    Article - Mohammad Asif Ahmadzai - 2014 May 28 - 7:24pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    ISAF pullout to trigger crisis, lawmakers warn

    ... allies and other partners.” Speaking in the Wolesi Jirga , a legislator from Kabul dubbed Obama’s announcement as glad ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 28 - 6:11pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Paktia residents decry absence of health facilities

    ... Mujibur Rahman Chamkani, who represents Paktia in the Wolesi Jirga , also confirmed the problems. The lawmaker said: “The ...

    Article - Sahil Mangal - 2014 May 27 - 10:12pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Mahmud Karzai, scores of MPs back Abdullah

    ... supporting Abdullah.   Several members of the Wolesi Jirga and Meshrano Jirga also lent their weight to Abdullah. About 110 Wolesi Jirga members and 66 senators announced supporting him. Senator ...

    Article - Pajhwok reporter - 2014 May 27 - 9:06am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga summons IEC officials

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga -- or lower house of parliament -- will summon officials of ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 26 - 6:55pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Lack of quorum blocks approval of draft laws

    ... A number of draft laws could not be debated by Wolesi Jirga commissions over the past few months due to growing ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 26 - 6:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    New group to promote women’s role in politics

    ... role in politics, a lawmaker said. Fauzia Kofi, a Wolesi Jirga member from Badakhshan, who heads the group, told journalists ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 26 - 9:04am - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Rassoul’s chief campaigner switches sides

    ... Haji Amir Khan Yar, who represents Nangarhar in the Wolesi Jirga , said he would support Ashraf Ghani in the runoff. Yar was ...

    Article - Pajhwok Report - 2014 May 25 - 8:57pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Law on money-laundering lands in house

    ... and proceeds of crime were presented before the Wolesi Jirga for approval on Saturday -- two days after Chinese banks ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 24 - 9:09pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments

    Wolesi Jirga summons top security officials

    ... KABUL (Pajhwok): The Wolesi Jirga (WJ) on Saturday decided to summon security officials a week ... in a peaceful power transfer. Ibrahimi said the Wolesi Jirga would summon security officials next Saturday to brief legislators ...

    Article - Abasin Zaheer - 2014 May 24 - 8:29pm - 0 comments - 0 attachments