By: Hadi Ghafari , Date:12/06/2019
BAMYAN (Pajhwok): The remoteness of voter registration centers, wide-spread rigging in the Wolesi Jirga elections and lack of trust over the Independent Election Commission (IEC) are to blame for lack of p... Read More
By: Hadi Ghafari , Date:04/11/2018
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Following complains and objections regarding alleged fraud and rigging in recent Wolesi Jirga polls, the votes of 32 ballot boxes in central Bamyan province have been reopened by the... Read More
By: Hadi Ghafari , Date:24/10/2018
ECC head for Bamyan Mohammad Hadi Amiri told Pajhwok Afghan News the complaint registration papers had been handed over to the Independent Election Commission regional office by the IECC to their dispatch all pollin... Read More

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In Bamyan, an elderly woman and man voted in 2018 Wolesi Jirga elections.

BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Officials and residents of central Bamyan province alleged an influential, Haji Ayan, along with other commanders have grabbed hundreds of acres of state land.
Eng. Khadim Hussain Fitrat, the mayor of Bamyan City, the provincial capital, told Pajhwok Afghan News on Monday that Ayan and his colleagues had started offering plots for sell grabbed by residents of the area.
The residents said that Ayan had the grabbed state land and was planning to develop a township and then offer for sell.

BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Civil society activists and residents of central Bamyan province on Sunday rallied against the killing innocent people in violent incidents and demanded strict security on highways.
The protestors, condemning last week’s killing of eight people, including four women, in the Gilan district of southern Ghazni province, warned the government of civil disobedience if it failed to ensure security.  

BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Tayyeba Khawari, first female headed provincial council in central Bamyan province, said on Thursday that women had been playing a highly significant role in Afghanistan and she would prove that women could perform their duties efficiently as men.
Khawari was sworn-in as Bamyan provincial council head last week by winning five out of nine votes.
In an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, she believed women could deliver more than their current symbolic roles in Afghan society.

BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Tayyeba Khawari, first female headed provincial council in central Bamyan province, said on Thursday that women had been playing a highly significant role in Afghanistan and she would prove that women could perform their duties efficiently as men.
Khawari was sworn-in as Bamyan provincial council head last week by winning five out of nine votes.
In an exclusive interview with Pajhwok Afghan News, she believed women could deliver more than their current symbolic roles in Afghan society.

BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): For the first time in Afghanistan, a female was Sunday elected to head the provincial council in central Bamyan province.

Tabiba Khawary, a former civil society activist, secured five votes from the nine-member body in a ballot held at the provincial Independent Election Commission.

Tabiba, who contested the election as an independent candidate, told Pajhwok Afghan News the time had come to believe in women’s capabilities without being biased toward the gender.

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By: Hadi Ghaf... , Date:12/06/2019

Bamyanis seem little interested in upcoming polls

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Violations

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32 ballot boxes being inspected, recounted in Bamyan

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Provincial Council

پرداخت نشدن معاشات معلمين در باميان سيستم تدريس را متاثر کرده است
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Parliament

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Bamyan lawmakers end protest against governor

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Interviews

First female PC head pledges efficiency
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Bamyan Ulama urge people to participate in polls

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