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No female doctor in remote Ghazni areas

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Jan 14, 2018 - 14:37
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Residents of far-flung areas in southern Ghazni province transfer their female family patients to kilometers away to district centers or the provincial capital against an artificially increased taxi fare. The people in remote...
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Taliban out to foment ethnic trouble in Ghazni: Governor

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Jan 13, 2018 - 15:29
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of southern Ghazni province on Saturday accused the Taliban of stirring up tribal disputes. However, the militant group rejected the allegation. Governor Abdul Karim Mateen told reporters here the Taliban, in...
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Daesh night letters threaten Qarabagh residents

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Jan 09, 2018 - 19:32
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Daesh or so-called Islamic State (IS) group has circulated night letters in Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province, threatening residents with death if they provided support to Taliban rivals. The Qarabagh town chief,...
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30 Taliban killed, 33 injured in Ghazni operations

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Jan 07, 2018 - 22:23
GHAZNI (Pajhwok): Thirty Taliban insurgents have been killed and another 33 wounded during security forces’ operations in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Sunday. Maj. Gen. Shaor Gul, 203th Thunder military corps commander, told Pajhwok...
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5 bodies found dumped near Ghazni school

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Dec 27, 2017 - 02:11
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Taliban militants have killed five young men whose bodies were found dumped near a school in the capital of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Tuesday. Mohammad Arif Noori, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok...
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3 Uruzgan displaced children die in Ghazni cold

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Dec 13, 2017 - 16:30
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three children of a war-displaced family have died due to extreme cold in southern Ghazni province, the deceased children’s grandmother said Wednesday, fearing for other kids. Some 24 families after being displaced by the...
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3 ANA soldiers killed, 5 wounded in Ghazni attack

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Dec 12, 2017 - 12:04
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers have been killed and five others wounded as insurgents stormed checkpoints in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Tuesday. Mohammad Arif Noori, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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Ruined Ghazni heritage sites to be rehabilitated: Bawari

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Dec 11, 2017 - 17:59
GHAZNI (Pajhwok): Information and Culture Minister Rassoul Bawari on Monday inaugurated three projects worth 60 million afghanis in southern Ghazni province. The minister said the projects included construction of buildings for the provincial...
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ANA soldiers among 11 killed in Ghazni attack

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Dec 09, 2017 - 16:19
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and eight Taliban were killed after the militants stormed a check-point in the Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Saturday. Mohammad Arif Noori, the...
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Ghazni officials accused of stealing aid meant for IDPs

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Dec 06, 2017 - 20:53
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): A number of war-displaced families in southern Ghazni province on Wednesday accused government officials of stealing aid coming in their name.
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‘Maqur police chief behind mysterious murders, drugs’

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Dec 06, 2017 - 18:12
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The residents of Maqur district of southern Ghazni province on Wednesday protested against the district police chief, accusing him of his involvement in drug smuggling and mysterious murder cases. Around 200 residents...
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Insecurity keeping Ghazni’s Qarabagh officials at bay

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Dec 04, 2017 - 04:00
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Local officials in southern Ghazni province on Monday acknowledged their inability to attend offices in the Qarabagh district due to insecurity. Qarabagh district chief Sahib Khan told Pajhwok Afghan News the Qarabagh-Ghazni...
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Several rebel outfits have joined Taliban in Ghazni: Governor

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Nov 27, 2017 - 16:26
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of southern Ghazni province on Monday said a number of rebel groups had recently joined the Taliban but they would face an offensive in the winter. Governor Abdul Karim Matin, addressing a press conference in the...
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7 dead, 14 wounded in Ghazni’s Deh Yak battle

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Nov 24, 2017 - 12:23
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Heavily armed Taliban insurgents stormed security posts in Deh Yak district of southern Ghazni province last night and the ensuing clash left seven dead and 14 wounded on both sides, police said Friday. It was the third such...
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3 injured in clash over Ghazni PC head election

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Nov 22, 2017 - 18:43
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): An armed clash over the election of the provincial council head in southern Ghazni province left three people injured on Wednesday, an official said. A source in the provincial council office, wishing anonymity, told Pajhwok...
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Rifts, meddling delay Ghazni PC head’s election

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Nov 22, 2017 - 15:57
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Elections for leadership board of the provincial council of southern Ghazni province is yet to be held due to internal problems and political interference, an official said on Wednesday. Amanullah Kamran, deputy head of the...
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32 Ghazni clinics to have buildings soon: Feroz

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Nov 19, 2017 - 18:21
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Public Health Minister Ferozuddin Feroz has said buildings for 32 health clinics would be constructed soon in southern Ghazni province.
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32 militants killed in Ghazni, Kapisa incidents

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Nov 11, 2017 - 14:20
GHAZNI/MAHMOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Local officials on Saturday at least 32 Taliban militants have been killed during clashes with Afghan forces in southern Ghazni and central Kapisa provinces. Ghazni governor’s spokesman, Mohammad Arif Noori, told...
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22 rebels eliminated in Ghazni offensive

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Nov 08, 2017 - 19:51
GHAZINI CITY (Pajhwok): At least 22 insurgents were killed in an air and ground offensive in the Khogyani district of southern Ghazni province, an official said on Wednesday. The last night operation left another 10 rebels, including a commander,...
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Negligence seen behind rise in Ghazni police deaths

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Nov 07, 2017 - 17:58
GAHZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The number of policemen killed in rebel attacks rose sharply in recent weeks in southern Ghazni province, some residents and their representatives said on Tuesday, blaming the situation on authorities’ negligence. Acting...
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