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    Kabul asks Islamabad to extradite Taliban leaders

    KABUL (PAN): Afghanistan has formally requested Pakistan for the extradition of three Taliban leaders hiding in the neighbouring country, official sources said on Tuesday.

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    Afghan-Iran handicrafts on display in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN):  A joint exhibition showcasing Afghan and Iranian handicrafts was on Monday conducted by women from both the countries to mark the ongoing Iranian-Afghan Women's Friendship We

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    15 convicted of drug trafficking

    KABUL (PAN): Fifteen people were sentenced by a primary court to 5-20 years in jail on the charge of trafficking alcohol and other drugs, the Criminal Justice Task Force (CJTF) announced


    MPs observe second day of silence

    KABUL (PAN): Parliamentarians on Sunday continued to observe a silence for a second consecutive day as a mark of protest against President Hamid Karzai's failure to send his Cabinet choices to


    Malalai, Suraya Schools find way to ministry teams

    KABUL (PAN): Malika Suraya and Malalai High Schools won inter-school basketball and volleyball championships respectively to qualify for education ministry squads, officials said on Sunday.


    MPs observe silence to protest delay in Cabinet nominations

    KABUL (PAN): Parliamentarians observed a day of silence on Thursday to protest President Hamid Karzai's failure to nominate his Cabinet picks and three judges of the apex court.