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    42pc of ballot boxes shifted to Kabul: Dobbins

    KABUL (Pajhwok): About 50 percent of ballot boxes have been shifted from provinces to the Independent Election Commission (IEC) headquarters in Kabul, the US special envoy said on Tuesday.



    Governance

    Abdullah camp denies appointing foreigners

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Change and Continuity team, led by Ashraf Ghani, on Tuesday claimed the Reform and Unanimity team had appointed foreigners as observers for the ongoing vote audit, a claim Abdullah’s camp dismissed.



    Governance

    National unity govt only remedy, says Spanta

    KABUL (Pajhwok): National Security Advisor Dr. Rangin Dadfar Spanta on Tuesday called a national unity government the only solution to current political problems of the country.



    Governance

    Reporters briefly barred from covering vote audit

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) prevented journalists for hours from coverage of the vote audit process, an official said on Tuesday.



    Governance

    Dobbins, Pak leaders discuss Afghanistan

    ISLAMABAD (Pajhwok): US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Ambassador James Dobbins visited Islamabad on Monday to discuss post-election scenario in Afghanistan.



    Governance

    435 ballot boxes audited in 3 days: IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) said on Sunday that 435 ballot boxes had been audited over the past three days in the presence of representatives of both presidential candidates and national and international observers.



    Governance

    Unity govt idea triggers protest in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok) Tribal councils and the Afghan National Movement (ANM) on Sunday demanded formation of a national unity government with the representation of all parties to ensure stability in the country.



    Governance

    Vote audit resumes after hours of suspension

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The vote audit resumed after suspension for a few hours due to misunderstandings between representatives of the two candidates, an official said on Sunday.