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Covid-19: Afghan airlines incur millions of dollars loss

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Oct 22, 2020 - 10:28
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Civil Aviation Authority (ACAA) and some airlines suffered millions of dollars loss due to curbs imposed after the outbreak of Coronavirus nation-wide and worldwide.
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4 senior MoHE officials dismissed against law

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Oct 21, 2020 - 15:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): Four high ranking Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) officials have been dismissed illegally and through deceitful suggestions to the president, Pajhwok Afghan News learned reliably.
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Up to 18 times the normal prices paid for Ghor hospital items

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Oct 19, 2020 - 16:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): Documents show equipment for a hospital in western Ghor province have been purchased 11 million afghanis higher than their normal prices, Pajhwok Afghan News learned reliably
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Usmani blamed for illegal appointments, reshuffles

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Oct 18, 2020 - 16:07
KABUL (Pajhwok): Dozens of Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) officials were illegally appointed, replaced or dismissed by the acting health minister. Under the constitution, an acting minister has no authority to make appointments, order reshuffles...
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Private hospitals issue fake Covid test certificates

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Oct 15, 2020 - 14:44
KABUL (Pajhwok): Some private hospitals have issued individuals travelling abroad fake Covid-19 test certificates in return for money, Pajhwok Afghan News has learnt reliably.
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Don’t know why war is being prolonged: Aka

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Oct 13, 2020 - 15:06
KABUL (Pajhwok): Seventy-year-old Noor Mohammad Aka from southern Kandahar province is yearning for an end to war and return to his native district of Registan.
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Loya Jirga: Fans purchased at higher prices

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Oct 10, 2020 - 11:15
KABUL (Pajhwok): A thousand pedestal fans were purchased for the consultative Loya Jirga on peace at a price that is about 440,000 afghanis higher than the average market rate. Additionally, no bids were called for buying the fans.
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Tanwir institute offers Sharia degree without license

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Oct 06, 2020 - 14:47
ASADABAD (Pajhwok): A private higher education institute in eastern Kunar province has conferred Sharia Law degree on 120 students without having license for the faculty from the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE), Pajhwok Afghan News learned...
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4 months on, municipality yet to pay flour sellers

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Oct 05, 2020 - 15:38
QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): Despite the passage of four months, the Badghis municipality has not yet paid sellers seven million afghanis for 3,500 bags of flour it purchased for the free bread scheme.
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3 months on, contractor yet to get fueling project

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Sep 28, 2020 - 15:57
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan Lego, which won a contract for supplying fuel to the Ariana Afghan Airlines (AAA) three months ago, says it is yet to be handed over the project.
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Usmani behind export of poppy seeds to Malaysia

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Sep 19, 2020 - 17:16
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Narcotics Affairs Committee (NAC) working under the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has allowed the export of 5,000 tonnes of poppy seeds to Malaysia, Pajhwok Afghan News reliably learnt on Saturday.
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Drivers asked for illegal payments at Samarkhel port

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Sep 17, 2020 - 16:59
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Transport department officials in eastern Nangarhar province are receiving illegal payments from drivers at the Samarkhel port, Pajhwok Afghan News has learnt
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SC illegally annuls appellant court verdict in loan case

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Sep 09, 2020 - 15:16
KABUL (Pajhwok): Violating Article 129 of the Constitution and based on an eradicated clause of Civil Trial Law, the Supreme Court has annulled a final verdict of a lower court in a bank loan case and ordered re-appeal in the case. Dr. Baseer...
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Security charter seen as a plot to divide people

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Sep 03, 2020 - 12:15
KABUL (Pajhwok): Some military analysts claim the proposed Security Charter is a threat and arms distribution is part of the program, which may lead to public intimidation. However, government sources stoutly defend the idea and hail it as a public...
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Experts slam DPPP transfer to AAO as illegal

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Sep 02, 2020 - 15:05
KABUL (Pajhwok): Experts term the transfer of the Department of Public and Private Partnership (DPPP) from the Ministry of Finance to the Administrative Affairs Office (AAO)through a legislative decree as illegal.
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Allergy tests cost 56pc more at AAC

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Sep 01, 2020 - 15:55
KABUL (Pajhwok): An allergy test costs 56 percent more at the Afghanistan Allergy Centre (AAC) than at other labs. Some patients allege the diagnosis and treatment of allergies at this centre has become a roaring business.
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Millions of afghanis embezzled in Herat police ration

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Aug 30, 2020 - 19:52
HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Food offered to policemen and officers of different ranks in 24 hours in western Herat province is not according to the list based on their ration allowance, Pajhwok Afghan News has learned reliably. Photos, videos and other...
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Ex-minister among 17 referred to AGO on graft charges

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Aug 26, 2020 - 19:41
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 17 employees of the Ministry of Mines and Petroleum (MoMP), including former acting minister Nargis Nehan, have been referred to the Attorney General Office (AGO) for investigations on graft charges. The former acting...
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Couple missing after stealing 100 vehicles

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Aug 25, 2020 - 14:52
KABUL (Pajhwok): A couple rented 100 vehicles from people using documents of three firms and stole some of the vehicles and mortgaged others, Pajhwok Afghan News has reliably learnt.
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Ahmadi paid $500 per day as presidential advisor

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Aug 22, 2020 - 16:45
KABUL (Pajhwok): The incumbent Da Afghanistan Bank (DAB) chief would receive $500 salary on a daily basis when he was serving as a presidential advisor. Initially, Ahmadi served as a presidential advisor on finance and banking affairs and then in...
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