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    Female karate players trained in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): For the first time ever, the Ghazni Olympic Department on Friday awarded 24 women with yellow karate belts on the completion of courses in the southern province.

    Business & Economics,Social

    1,500 families distributed winter aid

    GHAZNI CITY/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Nearly 1,500 displaced and needy families were distributed non-food items in southern Ghazni and central Maidan Wardak provinces on Wednesday, officials said.


    Ghazni’s handicapped want separate schools

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The disabled people in southern Ghazni province on Sunday demanded the government provide them with separate educational institutions and introduce special courses for them.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban yet to deliver soldiers’ bodies

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Militants who burnt the dead bodies of Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers six days back in southern Ghazni province have not yet delivered the corpses to their families, officials said on Friday.


    Ghazni PC’s administrative board elected

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): As a result of disputed elections, a new administrative board of the Ghazni provincial council was elected on Sunday.


    CCI accused of embezzling $3m

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of southern Ghazni province on Saturday alleged that a non-governmental organization (NGO), known as Community Cohesion Initiative (CCI), had embezzled $3 million in development funds.

    Security and Crime

    3 policemen killed in Ghazni violence

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and another wounded in a militants’ attack in Zanakhan district of southern Ghazni province, an official said Sunday.

    Women,Security and Crime

    Half a dozen women killed

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two women have been killed in northern Faryab province, increasing the number of females killed in the province this solar year to 18.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban gun down tribal elder in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban insurgents stormed the house of a former mayor overnight, killing him along with a bodyguard in the Qarah Bagh district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Saturday.

    Business & Economics,Reconstruction

    Work on key projects launched in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Work on three development projects, benefiting thousands of families, has been inaugurated in southern Ghazni province, the acting governor said on Saturday.