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42pc of Parwan teacher township land usurped

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Jan 15, 2018 - 00:37
KABUL (Pajhwok): Powerful individuals have encroached upon around 42 acres of land belonging to a teacher’s township in central Parwan province, officials said Sunday.
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Work on teachers’ township in Kama district launched

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Jan 14, 2018 - 15:56
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Construction work on a township for teachers has been launched in the Kama district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Sunday. The township construction and distribution of land plots to teachers started after...
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Teachers on strike in Greshk over unpaid salaries

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Jan 03, 2018 - 17:19
LASHKARGAH (Pajhwok): Schoolteachers went on strike over not receiving their salaries in the Greshk district of southern Helmand province on Wednesday. The protesting teachers in hundreds gathered in Abu Alfateh School in Greshk district to announce...
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Teachers in frontline of war on ignorance: CEO

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Oct 07, 2017 - 16:16
KABUL (Pajhwok): Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Abdullah Abdullah has said Afghanistan is lagging behind in the caravan of development, but compensating the time lost depends on efforts of teachers. Talking at an event marking Teacher Day in Rabia...
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Teachers lash out at govt for failing to keep promises

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Oct 05, 2017 - 12:47
KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of educators, marking Teachers Day in Kabul on Thursday, hit out at the government for failing to keep its promises to resolve their problems, particularly about pay raise and residential plots. Sabira, a teacher at...
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Ghazni students complain of trained teachers’ shortage

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May 31, 2017 - 16:46
GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): School students in southern Ghazni province complain they are faced with a shortage of professional teachers, an issue that has not received due attention from the relevant quarters. A provincial council member, Hamidullah...
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Logar schoolteachers fight against forces in Taliban ranks

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May 08, 2017 - 20:17
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Dozens of schoolteachers in the ranks of Taliban insurgents are fighting against government security forces in central Logar province, local officials claimed on Monday. Logar governor’s spokesman, Salim Saleh, alleged these...
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Khost teachers end strike, classes to resume Tuesday

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May 08, 2017 - 17:25
KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Teachers on Monday called off their strike in southeastern Khost province after boycotting classes for three days over the delay in distribution of land plots to them. The teachers had been on strike in Khost City, the...
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Paktika university teachers’ strike enters 3rd day

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Apr 05, 2017 - 23:13
SHARANA (Pajhwok): The strike embarked upon by a number of university teachers in southeastern Paktika province entered a third day on Wednesday.
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A dozen seminary teachers released from Daesh captivity

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Mar 04, 2017 - 12:31
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Twelve teachers and two other staffers of a madrassa, who were kidnapped in the Haska Mina district of eastern Nangarhar province by Daesh, have been released, an official said on Saturday. Islamic State fighters had snatched...
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700 Laghman teachers go on strike over land plots

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Feb 12, 2017 - 19:26
MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Hundreds of schoolteachers on Sunday went on strike in the Qarghai district of eastern Laghman province, allowing thousands of students to return homes, officials said on Sunday.
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Outcry as teachers delayed plots in Logar

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Feb 06, 2017 - 21:17
PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Schoolteachers in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province have accused the district chief of halting plots distribution to them under a residential scheme, a claim the district chief rejected on Monday. Noor Ahmad...
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Govt committed to resolving teachers’ problems: Minister

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Oct 05, 2015 - 19:17
KABUL (Pajhwok): Education Minister Asadullah Hanif Balkhi on Monday said the civil servants’ law was being amended to resolve teachers’ problems.
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Teachers’ strike enters 20th day

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Jun 20, 2015 - 18:30
KABUL (Pajhwok): The strike being observed by teachers in some schools of Kabul and other provinces has entered 20th day, wasting precious times of students.
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315 Samangan teachers receive land plots

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Jun 11, 2015 - 18:05
AIBAK (Pajhwok): At least 315 teachers have been issued ownership documents of residential plots in northern Samangan province, the education director said.
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MPs to govt: Meet legal demands of protesting teachers

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Jun 06, 2015 - 17:49
KABUL (Pajhwok): Some Wolesi Jirga or lower house members on Saturday asked the government to meet legitimate demands of protesting teachers.
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