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Ghor residents fume over suspension of flights

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Mar 19, 2018 - 15:31
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Residents on Monday complained about the cancellation of flights by the only airline operating in western Ghor province, saying they had to accept problems and travel by road. Common people, traders and government officials...
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‘Ghor disables denied government jobs, privileges’

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Mar 15, 2018 - 22:13
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Physically-challenged people in western Ghor province have complained they are denied facilities the government has offered them in good governance, education and health sectors. Four decades of war, daily blasts, suicide attacks...
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Police nab 6 robbers in Herat, Ghor

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Mar 13, 2018 - 17:59
FEROZKOH/HERAT (Pajhwok): Police in western Ghor and Herat provinces on Tuesday said they had detained six alleged thieves.
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Family violence drives Ghor girl to kill herself

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Mar 06, 2018 - 18:37
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): A 17-years-old girl has committed suicide by drinking acid in western Ghor province last night, an official said on Tuesday.
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Ghor residents complain slow internet speed

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Mar 02, 2018 - 14:37
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): A number of people in western Ghor province say the government did not pay attention for the improvement of information technology infrastructure and internet speed in their province. Internet users in Ghor say that telecom...
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Roads in 6 districts of Ghor blocked by heavy snowfall

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Feb 27, 2018 - 15:10
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Residents of six districts of western Ghor province have said roads in their areas were blocked by the latest snowfall. Six districts including Dolina, Shahrak, Tolak, Saghar, Charsadda and Pasaband were cut off from the...
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Minaret of Jam documentation short video revealed

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Feb 19, 2018 - 00:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): UNESCO on Sunday revealed a short video summarizing its thorough documentation works on the ‘Minaret of Jam’ in western Ghor province. The Minaret of Jam, one of Afghanistan’s most prominent, was included in the UNESCO list of “...
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Ghor residents in trouble after water wells dry up

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Feb 10, 2018 - 20:31
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Grappling with an acute shortage of drinking water, the residents of western Ghor province have urged the government to relieve them from walking long distances to fetch water home after most of the wells in their localities...
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63 Ghor children die of pneumonia, measles in 9 months

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Jan 18, 2018 - 19:50
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Local health officials say 63 children died of measles and pneumonia diseases over the last nine months in western Ghor province amid lack of child health specialists.
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18 pardoned inmates released from Ghor jail

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Jan 17, 2018 - 20:01
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Eighteen prisoners, including three children and two women were released from the central prison in western Ghor province in compliance with a presidential decree on Wednesday. Provincial attorney Abdul Jalil Molwizada told...
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Taliban kill HIA commander’s sons in Ghor clash

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Jan 13, 2018 - 18:07
FEROZ KOH (Pajhowk): Two sons of a former Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) commander have been killed and he injured in a clash with Taliban insurgents in western Ghor province, an official said Saturday. Gunmen loyal to Taliban commander Abdul Hamid...
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2 killed, 6 injured in Ghor blast

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Jan 12, 2018 - 15:30
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and six others injured in a suicide blast in Ferozkoh, the capital of western Ghor province, on Saturday, an official said.
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Edu minister’s order enforced after 2 months in Ghor

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Jan 06, 2018 - 18:48
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): The education minister’s order firing five education officers in western Ghor province was enforced after it was issued two months ago, an official said Saturday. Two months back, the Ghor education department had asked the...
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Ghor policewomen strength hits historic 50

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Jan 03, 2018 - 16:07
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The strength of female police in southern Ghazni province has reached 50 for the first time ever, the provincial deputy police chief said on Wednesday. Ramazan Ali told Pajhwok Afghan News the female police personnel had...
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Neglected local music in Ghor vanishing: Artists

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Dec 26, 2017 - 09:28
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Homegrown music that once enthralled audiences during festivals and other happy events in western Ghor province has been on the decline, local singers say. Artists and cultural activists criticize the government for having...
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Private radio station set on fire in Ghor

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Dec 24, 2017 - 12:02
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Unidentified attackers have set on fire a private radio station in western Ghor province, an official said on Sunday. Syed Maroof Syedi, manager of the Sarhadi Radio Station, told Pajhwok Afghan News that the incident took place...
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Ghor records 45 human trafficking cases this year

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Dec 19, 2017 - 16:11
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Human trafficking cases have increased in western Ghor province where 45 such cases were recorded this year, the provincial justice department chief said on Tuesday. Abdul Jabbar Raji told a seminar “Awareness about human...
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ALP man who killed wife, mother-in-law shot dead

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Dec 02, 2017 - 15:34
TALOQAN (Pajhwok): An Afghan Local Police (ALP) member was killed inside a hospital after he had allegedly killed his wife and mother-in-law in northeastern Takhar province, an official said Saturday. Provincial police spokesman, Maj. Abdul Khalil...
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NDS foils suicide attack in Ghor

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Dec 02, 2017 - 15:32
KABUL (Pajhwok): Intelligence forces have arrested a Taliban would-be suicide bomber in western Ghor province, National Directorate of Security (NDS) said on Saturday. A statement from NDS received by Pajhwok Afghan News, said the would-be suicide...
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30 dead as bomber strikes mosque in Ghor

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Oct 20, 2017 - 22:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber detonated explosives strapped to his body among Shia worshippers inside a mosque in western Ghor province on Friday, killing at least 30. The attack took place in Dolina district in Khwajagan mosque during afternoon...
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