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    Several agri schemes to be executed in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Minister of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock (MAIL) Mohammad Asif Rahimi on Tuesday announced that numerous projects costing $14.2 million (710.7 million afs) would be implemented in Kabul.

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    ISAF to continue playing combat role if needed (Video)

    KABUL (PAN): While Afghan national security forces gradually take over security affairs

    Security and Crime

    Rahmani laid to rest amid calls for killers’ arrest

    KABUL (PAN): The Senate chairman and High Peace Council members asked the government to use all its resources to arrest the killers of Maulvi Arsalan Rahmani, a prominent peace negotiator who was b


    Karzai asked to stop neighbours’ interference

    JALALABAD (PAN): Afghan Women Association chairperson Fatana Gilani said President Hamid Karzai should seek international guarantee to prevent Afghanistan’s neighbours from interfering in its internal affairs.


    Deal seen as a bullwark against foreign meddling

    KABUL (PAN): Kabul-based political analysts believe that neighbouring countries are against the Afghanistan-US strategic cooperation agreement because it blocks their interference in the war-torn country.


    Peace envoy’s murder condemned

    KABUL (PAN): The British embassy, the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA), the High Peace Council and other organisations on Monday condemned the assassination of Arsala Rahmani.

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    Suspect linked to Rahmani murder detained

    KABUL (PAN): A man allegedly involved in the killing of Maulvi Arsala Rahmani, a senior member of High Peace Council, had been detained, Kabul police claimed on Monday.

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    Rahmani was told about assassination plot: NDS

    KABUL (PAN): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Sunday claimed it had prior information about the assassination plot of a prominent High Peace Council member Maulvi Arsala Rahmani, who w

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    50 drug addicts taken to Kabul rehab centre

    KABUL CITY (PAN): A number of drug addicts were taken to a rehabilitation centre after being seized during a campaign by the counternarcotics ministry in Kabul on Sunday, officials said.

    Business & Economics

    Afghan firm cries foul over US contract

    FAIZABAD (PAN):  An Afghan construction company alleged that a US firm failed to comply with its contract over building project and have been sidelined without proper notice.