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    Lawmakers want election chiefs sacked

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Members of the lower house of the parliament on Saturday called for the accountability of the election commission chiefs, blaming them for making the electoral process controversial.



    Governance

    Provincial poll results unveiled after 7 months

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Saturday announced the final results from the provincial council elections that were held seven months ago. 



    Governance

    Provincial council poll results today

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An official of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) has indicated the final results of provincial council polls will be announced today (Saturday).



    Governance

    Senators call for trial of poll panel chiefs

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Several Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday called for the trial of election commission officials for contempt of parliament and fraud in the presidential vote. 



    Governance

    MPs want provincial poll results unveiled

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday asked the Independent Election Commission ((EC) to announce the final results of provincial council polls as soon as possible.



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    PC runners want final results declared forthwith

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Declared winners in preliminary results, a number of provincial council (PC) candidates on Monday called for the final results to be announced soon.



    Governance

    IECC decision on results has problems: Noor

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) on Friday confirmed receiving the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC)’s decision on final results from the April provincial council polls, but added the ruling had some problems.



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    Simultaneous elections idea flopped: Sadat

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Holding two elections simultaneously has proven a failure in Afghanistan, the Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) chief said on Thursday.



    Governance

    Watchdog sends complaints outcome to IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (IECC) on Thursday sent the outcome of its investigation into complaints from provincial council candidates to the Independent Election Commission (IEC), officials said.



    Governance,Features

    People call for security, reform enforcement

    KABUL (Pajhwok): People from different parts of the country have welcomed the first peaceful transfer of power since Taliban’s ouster from power in 2001, hoping the unity government would complete the Karzai administration’s unfinished agenda.