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Reconstruction

30 small irrigation dams being built in Nangarhar

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Feb 26, 2020 - 19:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): At least 30 small irrigation dams will be constructed in different areas of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday. This was stated by Governor Shah Mahmood Miakhel during the administrative board meeting,...
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3 years on, work on Paktia mosque remains incomplete

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Feb 20, 2020 - 15:08
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Work on a mosque in the Zurmat district of southeastern Paktia province was initiated three years ago, but the worship place is yet to be constructed. Work on the huge mosque was launched three years ago by former governor Zalmay...
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Taliban collect power bills from 40,000 Faryab families

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Feb 13, 2020 - 20:59
MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Da Afghanistan Breshna Sherkat (DABS) or power utility officials in southwestern Faryab province say Taliban militants collect electricity bills from more than 40,000 families in the province where government organs default on around 70 million afghanis bills.
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Above 2,000 killed rebuilding Afghanistan: SIGAR

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Feb 12, 2020 - 16:49
KABUL (Pajhwok): More than 2,000 people have been killed, 2,921 wounded and 1,182 kidnapped from April 2002 through December 2018.in attacks on projects to rebuild Afghanistan , a government watchdog said Tuesday. “For years, SIGAR has spent...
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Authorities yet to act on president’s promises: Nazian residents

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Feb 04, 2020 - 20:13
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents of Nazian district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday complained about non-execution of education , reconstruction and healthcare projects in their district. Earlier, President Ashraf Ghani had traveled to the...
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Amu River continues to swallow Afghan land: Balkhis

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Feb 01, 2020 - 20:21
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Amu River damaged and submerged tens of acres of more land in Shortepa and Kaldar districts of northern Balkh province, local residents said on Saturday. They said they had shared the issue with the government several...
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313m afs budget for Paktia too little, say residents

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Jan 29, 2020 - 15:26
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Public representatives and residents on Wednesday complained that southeastern Paktia province has been granted a meager 313 million afghanis in the draft national budget for the current fiscal year. They accused the central...
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12 years on, Bamyan hospital still incomplete

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Jan 23, 2020 - 18:04
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Construction of building for a hospital in Waras district of central Bamyan province was started 12 years ago but local officials say it was yet to be completed. Bamyan governor says administrative corruption was behind the...
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Paktia residents resent delayed work on ring road

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Jan 19, 2020 - 16:41
GARDEZ (Pajhwok): The survey of the ring road in this capital city of southeastern Paktia province took place two years back, but practical work on the project is yet to be launched, public representatives and residents said Sunday. Almost two years...
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MPs from west say won’t endorse next year’s budget

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Jan 18, 2020 - 19:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): Lawmakers from western region on Saturday criticized the government for not constructing the Ghor -Herat-Kabul highway and demanded allocation of further budget for the road. Ghulam Faroq Majroh, a lawmaker from Herat province, told...
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Chahar Dara residents seek reconstruction schemes

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Jan 15, 2020 - 16:35
KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Not a single development project has been implemented in the Chahar Dara district of northern Kunduz province over the past 10 years, residents complain. Ahmad Shah, an inhabitant of Chahar Dara, told Pajhwok Afghan News many...
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Residents want Nakamura-initiated projects completed

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Jan 15, 2020 - 12:51
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Residents of eastern Nangarhar province demand the resumption of projects launched by slain Japanese aid worker Tetsu Nakamura. Head of Peace Medical Services (PMS) Dr. Nakamura served the Afghans for about 25 years. He was...
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3 new school buildings inaugurated in Laghman

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Jan 10, 2020 - 15:06
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Newly-constructed three school buildings were inaugurated in the provincial capital and Alishang district of eastern Laghman province on Friday. Urban development and land director Rafiullah Ishaqzoy said the buildings cost...
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Laghman names new park after Dr. Nakamura

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Jan 08, 2020 - 18:39
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A park will be constructed at a cost of seven million afghanis in the name of Dr. Nakamura in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, an official said on Wednesday. Asadullah Dawlatzai, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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Bridge between Takhar, Badakhshan inaugurated

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Jan 05, 2020 - 18:32
TALOQAN (Pajhwok): A key bridge between northern Takhar and northeastern Badakhshan provinces was inaugurated after its construction on Sunday, officials said. At the inauguration ceremony, Takhar rural development director, Sebghatullah Ahmadi,...
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Substandard materials being used in road construction

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Jan 05, 2020 - 16:16
PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Substandard materials are being used in the construction of a road in the capital of northern Baghlan province, public representatives alleged on Sunday. Provincial Council (PC) member Bismillah Atash claimed 70 percent of...
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4 water heads being established in Nangarhar

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Jan 02, 2020 - 14:23
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Work has been launched on four water-heads costing around 18 million afghanis in the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Thursday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan...
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China building passenger terminal at Torkham Township

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Dec 31, 2019 - 19:37
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Construction of a passenger terminal building was inaugurated on Tuesday at the Torkham township in eastern Nangarhar province. The nearly 23 million afghanis project is funded by China.
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Taliban allow power repair to Kandahar, Lashkargah

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Dec 31, 2019 - 19:08
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Electricity supply from the Kajaki hydropower dam to Kandahar and Lashkargha Cities would be resumed soon after the government and Taliban agreed not to use electricity as a political tool.
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Mehtarlam to have park worth 219m afghanis

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Dec 30, 2019 - 18:29
MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Work on building a public recreation park in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, kicked off on Monday, officials said. Laghman governor’s spokesman, Asadullah Dawlatzai, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the...
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