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    Senators to consult Ghani over cross border attacks

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Planning to meet President Ashraf Ghani over the Pakistani attacks into eastern provinces, some Meshrano Jirga members on Sunday said the aggression should be prevented under the security deal with the United States.

    Security and Crime

    Hundreds attend anti-US/NATO rally in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Calling the new government as undemocratically elected, hundreds of people on Sunday took to the streets in the central capital Kabul, condemning security accords with the US and NATO.

    Governance,Business & Economics

    "CASA-1000 to leave positive impacts on security"

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Leading economy experts have expressed optimism about the electricity transfer agreement CASA-1000 signed between Afghanistan and Pakistan on Sunday.

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    The Afghan People’s 10-Point Road Map for Peace

    The Afghan People’s 10-Point Road Map for Peace


    Nobel Prize a great encouragement: Malala

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Pakistani girl, Malala Yousafzai, who shares the Nobel Peace Prize with Indian child rights campaigner Kailash Satyarthi, has said the award encouraged her to continue her struggle for girls’ education.

    Security and Crime

    2 alleged Pakistani terrorists arrested in Kunduz

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Saturday two alleged terrorists associated with the Pakistani Taliban and Haqqani network have been arrested in northern Kunduz province.

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    MPs urge Ahmadzai to name ‘clean’ Cabinet

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Hailing recent measures by the new government, a number of Wolesi Jirga members on Saturday asked President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai not to appoint graft-tainted former officials and ministers as members of the new Cabinet.

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    Full Agenda for Second Annual Afghan Social Media Summit Now Available

    From e-Governance to #Hashtag Activism, Afghan Social Media summit paves the way for a digitized Afghanistan


    Ghani links economic prosperity to stability

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai has said Afghanistan cannot achieve economic prosperity without peace and stability, which he called the most important job to be done.


    IWA: Most donors fail to publish project details

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Integrity Watch Afghanistan (IWA) on Thursday said most donors had failed to publish information about their funds and donations given to Afghanistan over the past 13 years, hindering efforts at transparency.