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Abdullah vows to implement goals of ‘Sustainable Development’ in Afghanistan

Afghan top official called the Sustainable Development Program efficient for Afghanistan, the region and the world in a long-term period and urged political commitment and revitalized partnership to achieve the goals. Afghanistan’s Chief Executive Abdullah Abdullah emphasized for implementation of this program on Friday at the UN General Assembly Meeting …

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Ghani seeks “Six Mayors” option for Kabul

President Muhammad Ashraf Ghani says that one mayor is not enough for Kabul and we need four to six mayors. Ghani declared that Kabul must be changed and all ministries and government institutions which are within the city and causing congestion should be transferred to the Dar-ul-Aman locality. “The conditions …

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Cabinet ministers to be summoned to WJ after Eid

Criticizing the performance of cabinet ministers, the lower-house of Parliament, Wolesi Jirga (WJ) says that a number of the cabinet ministers are inefficient and have dual citizenships. The Parliament representatives are said to consider the performances of cabinet ministers not acceptable in any way; citing many problems such as insecurity …

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US reviews Afghan pullback options

U.S. and allied defense officials, increasingly wary of White House plans to scale back the U.S. presence in Afghanistan, are reviewing new drawdown options that include keeping thousands of American troops in the country beyond the end of 2016, the Wall Street Journal reported. Citing U.S. and allied officials, the …

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150 pilgrims lost their life in Mina

150 pilgrims have lost their life in Mina while performing their Haji obligatory. Official sources in Saudi Arabia has confirmed the incident saying hundreds of pilgrims have lost their life when pilgrims crowded. The death toll of the pilgrims is in rise and there is no exact number of the …

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1 Month War Cost Can Build a Province: Ghani

Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has said,” Afghanistan has proved to the world that it can be successful in Test life.” He has also said,” the one month cost of war can build a province,insisting on peace talks led by Afghans.” Stable peace talks is the priority of my Government …

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Increased security threats raise concerns among MPs

Parliament concerns over the increased insecurity in the country and accuse the National Unity Government for inefficiency. A number of the lawmakers argue that if the government continues to neglect the security threats the tribal elders and local strongmen will begin to fight against the insurgents by themselves reasoning it …

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Afghanistan, India, Iran meet to finalize Chabahar Agreement

Afghanistan, India and Iran discussed the Chabahar transit corridor to finalize the transportation agreement, a statement released by Afghan ministry of foreign affairs said. According to the statement a meeting was hold between the representatives of the three neighboring countries on Monday to expand regional trade between the three countries. …

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Afghanistan imports $ 50 million of dairy annually

Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industry declared that Afghanistan imports $ 50 million of dairy every year; citing if the domestic industries supported, import of dairy would have a remarkable reduce. Currently, according to statistics 15 dairy production company operate in Afghanistan which provides 30 % needs of the residents. …

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Roadside Bomb Kills 5 Police Forces in Balkh

 A roadside bomb has killed 5 police forces including the Dawlatabad district security chief early this morning in Balkh Province officials confirmed. Governor spokesman Munir Ahmad Farhad has confirmed the incident saying 4 persons including the security chief of Dawlatabad were killed 6 others including two civilians were injured. Its …

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