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    Pak groups behind terror wave: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Sunday said recent terrorist attacks in capital Kabul were carried out by Afghan and Pakistani Taliban, the Haqqani network, Al-Qaeda and other terrorist groups.



    Governance

    Public help a must to curb violence: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Following a sharp rise in terrorist attacks, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) on Sunday launched a campaign to ensure people’s cooperation with security forces in identifying terrorists.



    Governance

    Cabinet to be finalised soon: Abdullah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday said substantial progress had been made in finalising the new cabinet.



    Governance

    Constitution needs amendments: VP

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Second Vice-President Sarwar Danish on Saturday underlined the need for a careful review of and amendments to the constitution.



    Security and Crime

    6 detained on murder, theft charges

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul police arrested six people in connection with murder and theft cases on Saturday, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said.



    Security and Crime

    3 guesthouse attackers killed: Salangi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three suicide bombers were killed by police during an overnight attack on a foreign guesthouse in the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic district of Kabul, a senior Ministry of Interior official said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    3 assailants killed in attack on foreign firm

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three attackers were killed after they stormed a compound of an international non-governmental organisation in the Wazir Akbar Khan diplomatic district of capital Kabul late on Thursday evening, police said.



    Governance

    Kabul police detain 72 men on various charges

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul police have detained 72 individuals on different charges in various localities of the central capital during the outgoing week, the force said in a statement.



    Governance

    Meshrano Jirga too approves security deals

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Meshrano Jirga on Thursday unanimously approved the bilateral security agreement (BSA) with the United States and a Status of Force Agreement (SOFA) with NATO.



    Social

    Children in kilns found in deplorable situation

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The International Labour Organisation (ILO) on Wednesday said the situation of Afghan children working in brick kilns was appalling and called for the creation of an inter-ministerial body to deal with the issue.