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At least eight civilians including two women were killed in a traffic accident on Wednesday morning in Parwan province when two Toyota Corolla vehicles collided, Parwan provincial traffic department said. Mohammad Nazir director of Parwan traffic department said the accident happened in Rabat village of Bagram district. According to Nazir three children and two women […] 31/10/2018 at 13:21

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The Afghan National Police (ANP) forces have arrested at least 206 individuals in connection to various criminal charges over the past four weeks, Asia News reported. The Kabul Police Chief Gen. Syed Mohammad Roshandil in a statement said the suspects were rounded up during separate operations in Kabul city and from other parts of the […] 30/10/2018 at 13:38

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The UN Assistance Mission in Afghanistan (UNAMA) says the mission is encouraged by the high numbers of Afghans who turned out today to have their voices heard and to exercise their constitutional right to vote for representatives of their choosing in parliamentary elections, Asia News reported. According to a statement released by UNAMA, these elections […] 21/10/2018 at 08:44

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The government of India delivered 1998.1 tons of lentils to Afghanistan as part of its continued contribution to the reconstruction of Afghanistan and continued humanitarian aid to the people of Afghanistan, Asia News reported. “Continuing India’s humanitarian aid for the reconstruction of Afghanistan, a contribution of 1998.1 tons of lentils (chana daal) was made to […] 18/10/2018 at 12:39

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President Mohammad Ashrf Ghani inaugurated the first phase of Jabal Saraj – Nejrab road and industrial and agricultural park during his visit to northern Parwan province, Asia News reported. The office of the President, ARG Palace, in a statement said the first phase of Jabal Saraj – Nejrab road was inaugurated this morning after President […] 15/10/2018 at 12:36

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An Afghan teacher who braved the threat of the Taliban to bring education to girls has won a global award, Asia News reported. Sakena Yacoobi, who set up 80 secret schools for 3,000 girls in the country, was recognized for her outstanding work at the World Citizen Awards in Istanbul, Theirworld said in a report […] 5/10/2018 at 11:04

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The European Commission has allocated an additional €20 million (about $23 million) in emergency aid to Afghanistan as the humanitarian situation has worsened since the beginning of 2018, due in part a severe drought affecting large parts of the country, Asia News reported. This brings total EU humanitarian aid for Afghanistan to €47 million in […] 5/10/2018 at 11:02

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Greece police have detained 40 Afghan nationals for questioning following a large brawl on Saturday between a group of Afghan and Syrian migrants at a state-run camp of Malakasa, on the outskirts of Athens, that resulted in the death of a 31-year-old Syrian man, according to Asia News report. The report said that the police […] 2/10/2018 at 12:29

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The University of Balkh on Thursday hosted an official graduation ceremony, recognizing the first group of 27 Master of Finance and Accounting (MFA) students, Asia News reported. The MFA program was established with financial support of the United States Agency for International Development’s University Support and Workforce Development Program (USWDP) and technical expertise provided by […] 27/09/2018 at 13:15

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Local officials in Farah said at least 15 people were killed and 35 others were wounded in a traffic accident in the province on Friday. Nasir Mehri, spokesman for Farah governor, said the incident took place at around 5am Friday morning in Bakwa district when a passengers’ bus hit a truck on Kabul-Herat Highway, Asia […] 21/09/2018 at 09:38