By: Gul Mohammad Tanha , Date:15/12/2018
FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of passengers have been trapped as supporters of a Wolesi Jirga candidate kept closed a major highway in northeastern Badakhshan province for a fifth day in a row on Saturday.... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:04/11/2018
FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): The inspection and recount of votes of 60 polling stations in northeastern Badakhshan province have been kicked off in coordination with the Independent Election Commission (IEC), officials said... Read More
By: Gul Mohammad Tanha , Date:20/10/2018
FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Residents of northeastern Badakhshan province said missing of names from voter lists, too many observers and no knowledge about biometrics use hugely challenged the voting process there. Some... Read More

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FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Though the Ministry of Defence dispatched food items and tents through helicopters to the floods-affected families of northeastern Badakhshan families but the people demanded they direly needed more assistance, an official said on Tuesday. 
Director Afghanistan National Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) warned that the affected families would face famine-like situation if they were not provided with food assistance.

FAIZABAD (PAN): The northeastern Badakhshan province has large scale natural resources particularly the locality is rich in azure and ruby stones, which need to be extracted in a professional and legal way.
Badakhshan is a mountainous province bordering China, Pakistan and Tajikistan. Provincial mines department officials said as many as 16 mines had been explored so far where thousands of working had been working.

FAIZABAD/FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Provincial council (PC) members of northeastern Badakhshan and western Ghor provinces shut down their offices in protest against the Wolesi Jirga’s decision barring the council members to oversight local departments, the members said Thursday.
Sticking to its stance, the lower house of parliament on Wednesday decided provincial councils did not reserve the right to supervise or evaluate the performance of local departments.

FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani’s advisor in north zone on Tuesday assured residents of this northeastern Badakhshan province that corrupt officials would be sacked and the unity government was adopting all measures to fight graft.

Wais Ahmad Barmak, who traveled to Badakhshan as head of a 6-member delegation, told local officials that corruption had tarnished government’s image. He had been tasked to evaluate performance of officials and government agencies.

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Commando units, local force promised for Badakhshan

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