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Nepalis being sent to Afghanistan illegally

By Devendra Bhattarai-Rabin Khadka, 27, of Lamjung and Bir Bahadur Gurung, 30, of Kathmandu have been making rounds of various hotels and centres of New Delhi for the past seven months after a group duped thousands of rupees from them promising a good job at a security force in Kabul, …

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Team assigned to probe Jalrez carnage

AT-KABUL: President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has appointed a team of high-level government officials to investigate the Jalrez district tragedy in central Maidan Wardak province, a statement from the Presidential Palace said. The statement said that the president had nominated a delegation to thoroughly investigate the incident and submit the final …

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Commission starts investigating Jalrez carnage

KABUL: The commission tasked by President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani to investigate the Jalrez district tragedy in central Maidan Wardak province has formally started work, a statement from the President Palace said on Sunday. Last Thursday, heavily-armed insurgents stormed and seized several police check posts and later killed 24 Afghan Local …

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MPs blame security officials for fueling insecurity

Abdul Zuhoor Qayomi-KABUL: Members of the Wolesi Jirga (WJ) expressed their concerns over increasing insecurity and alleged that security officials are fueling insecurity. In the Saturday’s session, they discussed insecurity in different parts of the country and killing of local policemen by the Taliban after a long clash. They alleged …

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