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    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.


    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.


    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.


    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.


    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.


    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.


    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


    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.


    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.