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    Karzai wants Pak visit to be result-oriented

    KABUL (PAN): US Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan James on Friday briefed President Hamid Karzai on his visit to Islamabad.


    Karzai greets new Pakistani president

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday congratulated Mamnoon Hussain on his success as Pakistan’s 12th president in a one-sided election earlier in the week.

    Security and Crime

    Karzai denounces Parachinar bombings

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Saturday vehemently denounced twin explosions in Pakistan's northwestern tribal region of Kurram near the Afghanistan border.


    President to visit Tehran on Aug. 4

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai would visit Tehran on August 4 to attend Iranian President-elect Hassan Rohani’s inauguration, his office said on Thursday.


    Karzai warns against environmental damage

    KABUL (PAN): Poachers continued to kill and capture wild birds and animals in violation of a government ban on hunting in the country, President Karzai said on Thursday.


    Karzai orders help for slain workers’ kin

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Friday directed the governor of central Logar province to provide immediate aid to families of the workers killed in a Taliban ambush a day earlier.

    Security and Crime,Education

    Education under attack from terrorists: Karzai

    KABUL (PAN): The cause of education is under attack from terrorists on both sides of the Durand Line, the de facto border between Afghanistan and Pakistan, President Hamid Karzai said on Saturday.


    Health institute to have new building

    HERAT CITY (PAN): The foundation stone for the paramedical institute was launched in the western province of Herat on Thursday, officials said.


    President asks traders for price cuts

    KABUL (PAN): President Hamid Karzai on Thursday asked traders to avoid increasing prices of daily-use items and financially help destitute families.


    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.