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    Governance

    Families of blast victims to get plots

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday promised land plots for families of victims of a motorised rickshaw explosion in western Herat province.



    Governance

    Foreign meddling won't be brooked: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai has reiterated his vow to conduct free and fair elections on schedule, making clear Afghanistan will not put up with foreign interference in the process.



    Governance

    Obama supports Afghan-led peace campaign

    WASHINGTON/KABUL (PAN): US President Barack Obama, in a video conference with his Afghan counterpart Hamid Karzai, reiterated his commitment to an Afghan-led and Afghan-owned peace and reconciliation process.



    Governance

    Karzai to attend Rohani’s oath-taking ceremony

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai will be leaving for neighbouring Iran to attend the oath-taking ceremony of the country’s newly elected president Hassan Rohani, the Karzai’s office said on Tuesday.



    Governance

    Serve the masses, Karzai tells governors

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Tuesday urged provincial governors to pursue good governance as a top priority and work as servants of the masses.



    Governance

    War on terror fuelling radicalism: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai, raising questions about the success of the US-led war on terror, has said the Muslim world is in a state of tumult, asking whether the campaign has reduced or further fuelled radicalism.



    Governance

    Karzai off to Doha for US-Islamic World Forum

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai, heading a high-level delegation, on Sunday left for Qatar to participate in a three-day international conference in Doha, his office said



    Health

    Check on use of fertilizer, plastic bags urged

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday renewed his call on the people to use fabric bags instead of plastic ones and keep planting trees to check increasing environmental pollution  and subsequent diseases.



    Governance

    Karzai wants media to promote unity

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday cautioned media outlets against harming the core national interests in their coverage of protests against Afghanistan's neighbours.



    Business & Economics

    Karzai returns home from Turkmenistan

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai returned home on Wednesday night from a day-long visit to Turkmenistan, where work on the Afghanistan-Turkmenistan-Tajikistan railroad was formally launched.