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Reporters Still Not Safe: NAI

NAI, agency supporting open media in Afghanistan, has expressed deep concerns about the life and job safety of reporters. NAI officials said Tuesday that the security issues and continued fighting between the forces and militants have jeopardized more the safety of journalists. These concerns were made after a news reporter …

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Body of missing woman found in Baghlan

The body of a 22 year old woman who had been reported missing was found in the river of Tala and Barfak district of Baghlan, said local officials. Tala and Barfak chief district said that the reason for the woman’s murder is still unclear and no charges were immediately announced …

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Pakistan Not Committed In Combat Against Terrorism: NSC

The National Security Council of Afghanistan (NSC) has said that Afghanistan’s controversial neighbor Pakistan has not been committed in the combat against terrorism. According to press release of President Office, the NSC in its Sunday’s session said Pakistan not only supporting the Taliban but its military instructors were also among …

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4 ANA Killed, 4 Injured In Kabul Blast

At least four Afghan National Army (ANA) Soldiers were killed and four others sustained injuries as a result of bomb blast in south of Kabul, officials said. The Ministry of Defense said the incident happened on Monday when an ANA patrol vehicle came under attack. But the source didn’t indicate …

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IEC Restarts Vote Audit Process

Independent Election Commission IEC has begun auditing the votes cast in Presidential run-off election without the presence of the Abdullah Abdullah observers. IEC officials have said,” we have been waiting to have the presence of the Abdullah Abdullah supervisors till 02:00 Pm today but none of his campaigners have attended …

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Kabulis Criticize Mayor, Want Parks

The inhabitants of capital Kabul strongly criticize the mayor of Kabul for not building amusement parks and green areas in the capital city. A number of citizens while interviewing to Ariana News said the Kabul municipality has failed over the past decade to build parks and green areas. They complained …

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New Afghan President Must Attend Last NATO Summit

An official of NATO has urged the new President of Afghanistan should attend the last meeting of NATO member countries going to be held next month. The NATO official said President Hamid Karzai’s Presidential term has finished and his government was no longer a legitimate government. He demanded the new …

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Auditing process to resume on Saturday

The audit process of votes will resume by the independent election commission (IEC) on Saturday. Head of IEC in a press conference with United Nations special envoy for Afghanistan said that the process has been approved in long discussions with the 2 presidential contenders and the UN. United Nations special …

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Pakistan-Based LeT Behind Indian Consulate Attack: Karzai

President Hamid Karzai has accused a Pakistan-based militant group, Lashkar-e-Taiba LeT, of attack on Indian consulate in Herat province, western Afghanistan. President Hamid Karzai made the statement in an interview to “Headlines Today” after participating in the swearing-in ceremony of new Indian Prime Minister. Before meeting with new Indian PM …

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42 More Released From Farah Central Jail

Forty-two more prisoners have been released from the central Jail of western Farah province following special pardon from President Karzai on the occasion of Mujahedeen’s Victory Day. The Jail authorities said the freed inmates were held over different crime charges but now their remaining imprisonment terms are pardoned following Presidential …

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IEC warns officials involved in electoral fraud

Independent Election Commission (IEC) has asked the Government to dismiss officials involved in electoral fraud before their names are revealed. IEC Head, Muhammad Yousif Nuristani emphasized that all high ranking officials like Governors, Security Commanders, Municipality leaders and other Government officials who were involved in cases of electoral fraud should …

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