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President Ghani appoints 5 new governors: IDLG

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Feb 17, 2018 - 22:36
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has appointed new governors for Laghman, Logar, Maidan Wardak, Samangan and Kunduz provinces, the Independent Directorate of Local Governance (IDLG) said on Saturday.
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President rejects talks with group involved in Kabul bombing

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Feb 03, 2018 - 19:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on Saturday ruled out the possibility of talks with culprits behind recent bombings and terrorist attacks in capital Kabul.
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Ghani vows to avenge recent Kabul massacres

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Jan 30, 2018 - 18:46
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Monday vowed to avenge the deaths of Afghans in recent terrorist attacks in capital Kabul.
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Ghani orders focus on challenges in anti-polio drives

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Jan 10, 2018 - 15:42
KAUBL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Wednesday called for full eradication of polio, saying all challenges in this regard particularly in remote areas should be identified and focused on. A statement from the Presidential Palace quoted the...
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President supports Interior Ministry reform program

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Jan 09, 2018 - 21:14
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani said outdated administrational structures within the Ministry of Interior (MoI) were problematic and emphasized he supported reforms in the ministry to further people’s confidence in police.
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President busy, e-ID cards issuance postponed

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Jan 02, 2018 - 20:36
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Population Registration Department (PRD) head on Tuesday said the process of issuing electronic national identity (e-NIC) cards has been postponed to next week because of the president’s busy schedule.
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Afghanistan ports to turn into open economic zones: Ghani

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Dec 18, 2017 - 19:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Monday said the country’s ports would be turned into open economic zones for paving the ground for foreign and local investments and job opportunities.
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President orders e-ID cards rollout within days

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Dec 15, 2017 - 15:54
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has ordered the Population Registration Department to get ready for issuing electronic identity cards within coming days, an official says.
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Ghani off to Turkey for OIC summit on Jerusalem

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Dec 12, 2017 - 20:09
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday evening left Kabul for Turkey to attend an extraordinary meeting of Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) leader in Istanbul.
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Ghani awarded title of honorary Doctor of Bukhara State University

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Dec 06, 2017 - 18:35
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has been awarded the diploma of conferring him the title of Honorary Doctor of Bukhara State University, a media report said on Wednesday. During the visit to the Bukhara State University, Ghani met...
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President apologizes to women over ‘shawl’ remark

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Dec 03, 2017 - 14:52
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has apologized to the country’s women over using word “shawl” in a speech on Saturday, the Presidential Palace said on Sunday. “Some individuals who want to mislead the minds of common people had...
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Hafeezullah Rahimi takes over as Afghan sport chief

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Nov 24, 2017 - 14:42
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani has appointed Hafeezullah Wali Rahimi as head of the country’s Physical Training and Sports Directorate.
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Trade deficit poses threat to future, says Ghani

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Nov 18, 2017 - 19:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Saturday said Afghanistan’s trade deficit posed a threat to the country’s future, stressing promotion of domestic products. Speaking at a ceremony marking the launch of the 4th National Urban Conference...
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MPs to Ghani: Keep national interest supreme in Pakistan visit

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Oct 08, 2017 - 19:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of Meshrano Jirga or Senate members on Sunday said it would not serve the interest of Afghanistan if President Ashraf Ghani visited Pakistan in the current situation.
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Ghani consults WJ admin board on ‘important’ issues

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Sep 28, 2017 - 17:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Thursday held a consultative meeting with Wolesi Jirga’s administrative board members on “important issues”, the Presidential Palace said.
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President Ghani to meet his US counterpart tomorrow

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Sep 20, 2017 - 19:35
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani is all set to meet his US counterpart Donald Trump on Thursday and the two leaders are expected to confer on bilateral relations, terrorism and building capacity of the Afghan forces, a presidential spokesman said Wednesday.
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Olympic Council of Asia delegation to visit Kabul

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Sep 18, 2017 - 12:15
KABUL (Pajhwok): As Afghanistan prepares a four-year plan for the development of domestic sports, a delegation of the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) is expected to visit Kabul to evolve a National Olympic Council (NOC) policy. President Ashraf Ghani...
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President accepts new EU envoy’s credentials

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Sep 12, 2017 - 19:14
KABUL (Pajhwok): The newly-appointed European Union (EU) Ambassador to Afghanistan, Pierre Mayaudon, on Tuesday said the union was ready to Afghanistan in various spheres. President Ashraf Ghani accepted the credentials of the new EU delegation head...
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Logar airstrike: Ghani orders injured sent abroad for treatment

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Sep 05, 2017 - 19:45
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday met relatives and family members of those killed and injured in a recent airstrike in central Logar province and ordered sending critically injured abroad for treatment if needed.
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$6bn to be spent on strengthening air force : Ghani

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Sep 03, 2017 - 11:30
KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani said on Sunday six billion dollars would be spent over the next four years on strengthening the country’s air force.
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