By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:22/09/2019
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Many women in western Ghor province say no problem can stop them from participating in this month’s presidential election and they will prevent the ballot from being rigged by... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:27/02/2019
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): A number of women in western Ghor province say they fear the ongoing peace negotiations with the Taliban could lead to a retreat from achievements of the past two de... Read More
By: Pajhwok Reporter , Date:11/02/2019
FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): A young woman has opened a restaurant in western Ghor province and created jobs for another 10 women in Lal wa Sar Jangal district of the province challenging gender-based dis... Read More

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FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): In the dead of night, students in Ferozkoh -- the capital of Ghor province -- pour onto the streets to make use of solar lights for homework and exercise.  They make use of the lights available and enjoy the still of the night.
Despite three major rivers -- Farahrod, Harirod and Murghab -- flowing through Ferozkoh, the city of almost 20,000 people remains deprived of the basic facility called electricity.

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): The provincial council in western Ghor province says their findings show rampant corruption in some of local departments, stressing for a comprehensive plan to tackle the menace of corruption.
More than 60 candidates run for provincial elections in Ghor, out of which only 15, including three women could secure seats.
The provincial council head says since they started work, they have evaluated the performance of 22 non-governmental organizations and major departments of health, education and rural development departments were rife with corruption.

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Seven security officials, 120 rebels have been killed and 30 more wounded in severe clashes in the Charsada and Pasaband districts of western Ghor province, an official said on Saturday.
Governor Syed Anwar Rahmati said Taliban were planning to control the two strategic districts in order to have access to the north of the country but security forces stopped their advancements and repulsed them.

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Twenty insurgents, four security forces personnel and a civilian were killed following heavy clashes in Charsada district of western Ghor province, officials said Monday.
Fazal Haq Ehsan, head of provincial council, told Pajhwok Afghan News clashes erupted after insurgents stormed security check posts on Sunday afternoon. He added clashes were still ongoing.


All Elections News

By: Pajhwok R... , Date:22/09/2019

Nothing can stop us from voting, assert Ghor women

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Many women in western Ghor province sa... Read More


Commanders forcibly collecting voter cards
By: Muhammad H... , Date:01/04/2014

Commanders forcibly collecting voter cards

  CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Local commanders and their gunmen are forcibly... Read More

Provincial Council

مردم ولسوالى پسابند در محاصرۀ اقتصادى قرار دارند
By: Muhammad H... , Date:14/10/2015

Pasaband residents...

FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Residents of Pasaband district of western Ghor province ha... Read More


صدها جوان تحصيلکرده در ولايت غور از بيکارى رنج ميبرند
By: Muhammad H... , Date:28/03/2015

Jobless Ghor youth ponder swelling Taliban’s ranks

FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): About 400 educated youth remain unemployed in western Ghor... Read More


Abdullah to build Kabul-Herat highway if elected
By: Abdullah to build Ka... , Date:11/06/2014

Abdullah to build Kabul-Herat highway if elected

  FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Presidential runner Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Tuesd... Read More