By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:06/02/2019
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s deputy head for southern Kandahar province Haroon Kaliwal claims he was beaten and filmed naked at gun-point by two unsuccessful Wolesi Jirga... Read More
By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:14/01/2019
KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional office in southern Kandahar province was reopened on Monday, thanks the provincial council’s efforts. The IEC regional office was... Read More
By: Bashir Ahmad Nadem , Date:31/12/2018
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Protesting Wolesi Jirga candidates from Helmand, Zabul and Uruzgan provinces on Monday held a gathering in southern Kandahar province to jointly push for the acceptance of only bio... Read More

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KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday said he never discussed with Pakistan the Durand Line as such discussions were not his authority.
The president, who arrived in this southern city of Kandahar with a high-level delegation, was addressing a huge gathering in the Mandigag Place.
Local civil and military officials, tribal elders, influential figures, civil society representatives and those coming with the president attended the gathering.

KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani has arrived in southern Kandahar province heading a high-level delegation, an official said on Tuesday.
Samim Khpelwak, governor spokesperson, told Pajhwok Afghan News President Ghani arrived at the city around 11a.m.
He added the president directly went to Mandigak palace where he is holding talks with local officials, elders and members of civil society.

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The customs department of southern Kandahar province collected nearly one and a half billion afghanis in revenue over the past five months, showing a 33 percent increase, an official said on Tuesday.
Customs Director Syed Jamal Hashmi told Pajhwok Afghan News during an exclusive interview that the increase was a result of the growth in volume of trade and the implementation of reforms in customs affairs.

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Hundreds of religious scholars on Wednesday announced support for security forces, urging insurgents to join peace process in larger national interest.
A big gathering was held, which was attended by hundreds of religious leaders, provincial council members and representatives of High Peace Council (HPC).
Maulvi Obaidullah Faizani, Kandahar Ulama Council head, said many innocent people and security forces personnel were being killed daily in the nook and corner of the country.


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By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:14/01/2019

Kandahar IEC office reopens after 20-day closure

KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC)’s regional off... Read More

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"د کندهار ولايتي شورا د ولايت ادارو پر کړنو نظارت ډېر کړى"
By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:12/10/2015

Kandahar PC tightens oversight on public entities

KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The provincial council (PC) says it has tightened ove... Read More


By: Bashir Ahm... , Date:28/10/2018
KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Though some problems and violations marred the W... Read More