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Afghan, Palestinian win UN award in honour of Gandhi

An Afghan women's rights campaigner and a Palestinian peace activist have been named winners of a United Nations award on tolerance and non-violence instituted in memory of Mahatma Gandhi. The......

Ray of hope as Afghanistan goes to polls

A lot is at stake in the elections to the lower house of Afghan Parliament, argues Dr Shanthie Mariet D'Souza.    The elections to the Wolesi Jirga (the Lower House of Afghan......

Pranab to invite Karzai for SAARC summit

External Affairs Minister Pranab Mukherjee will deliver an invitation to Afghanistan President Hamid Karzai for the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation summit to be held in India in......

Afghan polls: warlords ahead

Powerful warlords, a former Taliban commander and women's activists were among the front-runners as vote counting drew to a close Tuesday in Afghanistan's first parliamentary elections in more than......

Afghans go to polls on Sunday

Afghans vote on Sunday to elect a national Parliament and provincial assemblies, the last formal step on a path to democracy laid out after United States-led forces ousted the Taliban in 2001.Here......
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Afghan Parliament rejects Stanikzai as defence minister

The Afghan Wolesi Jirga, or lower house of parliament, on Saturday rejected minister-designate for defence, Mohammad Masoum Stanikzai, with the... ...

http://www.thestatesman.com/news/world/afghan-parliament-rejects-stanikzai-as-defence-minister/73590.html
New heroes in Afghanistan

The article below represents a preview only and is not meant for reuse or republishing. Srinagar, July 3 -- An Afghan National Army soldier Esa... ...

http://www.htsyndication.com/htsportal/article/New-heroes-in-Afghanistan/7437869
Stanikzai named for Afghanistan defence minister's post

Afghanistan's acting defence minister, nominated earlier for the post, was on Wednesday introduced to the lower house of parliament for its... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a564152.html
A brazen attack

ByS. Mudassir Ali Shah Last week's coordinated attack on the Afghan parliament, meticulously timed to coincide with def­ence... ...

http://southasiamonitor.org/detail.php?type=n&nid=12460
In the face of growing insecurity, Afghanistan still needs suppor...

New York, June 23 (IBNS): It is absolutely clear that Afghanistan continues to need the support of the international community, as well as the... ...

http://www.indiablooms.com/ibns_new/world-details/SA/3697/in-the-face-of-growing-insecurity-afghanistan-still-needs-support-security-council-told.html

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