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The blind grumble about slights and disrespect

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Nov 13, 2017 - 16:14
KABUL (Pajhwok): Despite the existence of laws safeguarding the rights of special people, little attention is paid to individuals with disabilities, who continue to be ignored in housing schemes. Such individuals lack the ability to work or earn...
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Woman among 3 killed in Parwan, Samangan violence

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Nov 12, 2017 - 12:14
CHARIKAR/AIBAK (Pajhwok): A man accused of illicit relationship with a girl has shot dead her two brothers in central Parwan province while another woman has been killed in northern Samangan province, officials said on Sunday. Mohammad Masoom Farzai...
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8 killed, 22 wounded in Parwan tanker blast

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Nov 01, 2017 - 23:08
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Eight people were burned to death and 20 others sustained injuries after their bus was engulfed by an explosion in nearby fuel tankers in the capital of central Parwan province on Wednesday night.
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Security forces retake Parwan's Fanduqistan valley

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Oct 04, 2017 - 14:17
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Afghan security forces recaptured the Fanduqistan valley of Parwan's Siahgard district from Taliban militants on Wednesday following a five-day battle, an official said. Mohammad Haroon Mubarez, public order police commander,...
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3 security personnel among 13 killed in Parwan, Farah unrest

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Sep 30, 2017 - 12:27
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Ten Taliban insurgents and two policemen have been killed in a clash in central Parwan province, while an intelligence official shot dead by unidentified men in western Farah province, officials said on Saturday. Col. Alozai...
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Corruption seen behind substandard projects in Parwan

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Sep 24, 2017 - 15:04
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A retaining wall, a madrasa building and two roads have been constructed, but the quality of all these projects in central Parwan province is poor, Pajhwok Afghan News findings indicate. Some people see administrative corruption...
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2 killed as truck flips over in Parwan

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Sep 23, 2017 - 18:34
KABUL (Pajhwok): Two people were killed in a traffic accident in the Salang district of central Parwan province early on Saturday, an official said. District Chief Mohammad Sabir Ahmadi told Pajhwok Afghan News the accident took place at around 4:...
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Bomber strikes Bagram airfield’s gate, 4 injured

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Sep 06, 2017 - 21:38
KABUL (Pajhwok): A suicide bomber rammed his explosives-packed motorcycle into one of the gates of the airbase in Bagram district of central Parwan province on Wednesday. The attack took place at the prestigious airfield’s southern gate at about 5:...
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US Army apologises for air-dropping anti-Islam leaflets

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Sep 06, 2017 - 18:15
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): After widespread criticism, US forces have apologized for distributing anti-Islam brochures, acknowledging the leaflets contained an image highly offensive to Muslims. US forces airdropped the brochures in the Bagram district of...
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Several shops reduced to ashes in Parwan

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Sep 02, 2017 - 16:15
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Several shops were gutted in a fire incident in the Seyah Gard district of central Parwan province, an official said on Saturday.
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Parwan vegetable growers say bear losses this year

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Sep 02, 2017 - 12:50
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Vegetable prices went down by 43 percent in central Parwan province compared to last year after Pakistan barred the import of vegetables, causing heavy financial losses to farmers.
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‘Happy to be in prison learning literacy skills’

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Jun 29, 2017 - 14:42
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): “I can now read and write, so I am very happy. I wish I had been jailed a few years ago, so I could be literate,” says a prisoner learning in the main prison of central Parwan province. Abdul Lateef, 40, hails from the Tatmudra...
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3 die, 13 injured in Parwan road pileup

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Jun 26, 2017 - 18:32
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A woman was among three persons died after a government pick up vehicle crashed into other cars near the provincial capital of central Parwan province, an official said on Monday.
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3 key projects remain unimplemented in Parwan

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Jun 17, 2017 - 17:37
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Three important projects, including an industrial park, could not be implemented in central Parwan province due to land acquisition and funding issues.
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Suicide bombers from Pakistan captured in Parwan

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Jun 04, 2017 - 16:06
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Two would-be suicide attackers from Pakistan were detained by security forces in central Parwan province on Sunday, officials said. Col. Alozai Ahmadi, security coordination commander, told Pajhwok Afghan News the suspected...
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Hundreds of ‘suspected’ passengers barred from traveling north

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May 11, 2017 - 19:03
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Over the past few days, police in central Parwan province have been preventing passengers, who looked suspects, from travelling to northern provinces.
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Lack of basic facilities hampers Parwan education

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May 06, 2017 - 15:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): The lack of basic facilities like class rooms, textbooks, desks, chairs and particularly trained teachers has disrupted the normal procedure of education in some schools in central Parwan province.
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4 children dead in Parwan mountain slide

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Apr 03, 2017 - 16:06
KHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Four children were killed and eight houses damaged as result of mountain slide in Siagard district of central Parwan province on Monday, officials said. Siagard district’s administrative chief, Noor Aqa Sami told Pajhwok Afghan...
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2 killed, 1 injured in clash over land in Parwan

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Apr 01, 2017 - 19:35
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and a third was injured in a clash between two families over a land dispute in the Bagram district of central Parwan province on Saturday. Par wan crime department head, Col. Abdul Samad Zalmai, told...
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Parwan PC member threatens Pajhwok staff

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Mar 02, 2017 - 17:54
KABUK (Pajhwok): A member of the Provincial Council (PC) of central Parwan province, Esmatullah Mohammadi, yesterday forced his way into the Pajhwok Afghan News main office in Kabul along with his private armed guards and threatened the staff and administration.
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