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    Business & Economics

    Power control & distribution centre opens

    KABUL (PAN): A centre to control and distribute electricity, a $24 million US-funded project, was inaugurated in Kabul on Wednesday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    14 fighters killed, 35 captured: ministry

    KABUL (PAN): Fourteen fighters were killed and 35 others captured in operations by Afghan and coalition forces over the past 24 hours, the Ministry of Interior in Kabul said on Wednesday.



    Education

    Vocational institute being built in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): Construction work on a building for an institute of technical and vocational studies has been launched in the Pul-i-Charkhi area of central Kabul province.



    Sports

    Renovated Chaman-i-Hazoori inaugurated

    KABUL (PAN): Senior government officials, including the first vice president, on Monday inaugurated the Chaman-i-Hazoori Park after the completion of reconstruction and renovation works w



    Security and Crime

    Fresh notes selling at higher prices in Kabul

    KABUL(PAN): Newly-introduced banknotes of one, two and five afghanis are being sold 20 percent higher than their actual price by moneychangers in Kabul.



    Reconstruction

    Work on US-funded park launched in Kabul

    KABUL (PAN): A recreational park, benefitting more than 5000 families, would be established in the first Macro Ryan neighborhood of the capital, the Kabul Municipality announced on Sunday.