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Bamyan cave-dwellers yearning for peace

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Nov 07, 2020 - 10:25
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Zahra, a young woman, spending her life along with her family, in a cave in central Bamyan province, is hemmed in by a whole host of problems
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3rd winter games festival begins in Bamyan

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Feb 12, 2020 - 17:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): The third winter games festival commenced in central Bamyan province on Wednesday, an official said. Asadullah Batour, head of Winter Games Union in Bamyan, said the games including skiing, mountain climbing and others would be...
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Hundreds of educated Bamyan youth unemployed

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Jan 30, 2020 - 20:02
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): A number of highly-educated youth in central Bamyan province who have become street vendors due unemployment say the government should to take measures for generating jobs.
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12 years on, Bamyan hospital still incomplete

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Jan 23, 2020 - 18:04
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Construction of building for a hospital in Waras district of central Bamyan province was started 12 years ago but local officials say it was yet to be completed. Bamyan governor says administrative corruption was behind the...
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Qaani was never Iran’s deputy envoy to Afghanistan: MoFA

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Jan 09, 2020 - 18:19
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The governor of central Bamyan province on Thursday said Esmail Qaani, the new commander of Iran’s Quds forces, had been introduced as deputy Iranian ambassador by the central government before he visited Bamyan in 2018. On...
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Agriculture director held on corruption charges

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Oct 09, 2019 - 14:57
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The agriculture , irrigation and livestock director for central Bamyan province has been referred to the attorney office on corruption charges, an official said on Wednesday. Abdul Rahman Ahmadi, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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Illiterate Bamyan women being taught how to vote

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Aug 29, 2019 - 18:57
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Awareness program regarding biometric voting for illiterate women has been launched in central Bamyan province for the September 28 presidential election, an official said on Thursday. Aqila Yousufi, Independent Election...
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Besides higher studies, some Bamyan girls also work

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Jul 23, 2019 - 16:23
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): A number of girls in central Bamyan province do independent work in addition to their pursuit of education . According to a report of the Ministry of Economy, nine million out of 15 million people who are eligible to work are...
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Bamyan farmers expect bumper crops this year

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May 11, 2019 - 18:10
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): A number of farmers and livestock owners in central Bamyan province term recent rainfalls as useful and hope their agriculture harvests would increase compared to last year. Drought last year affected agriculture and livestock...
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1,300 most needy families get winter aid in Bamyan

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Feb 21, 2019 - 18:18
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Natural Disaster Management Authority (ANDMA) and the Islamic Relief Organization (IRO) distributed food and warm clothes to 1,300 needy families in central Bamyan province, an official said Thursday. Ahmad...
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Ghani inaugurates work on 25-km Bamyan-Doshi road

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Nov 10, 2018 - 18:24
BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Besides laying the foundation stones of other infrastructure projects, President Ghani on Saturday inaugurated work on the sixth part of the Bamyan-Doshi road in central Bamyan province and warned the contract would be cancelled if...
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32 ballot boxes being inspected, recounted in Bamyan

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Nov 04, 2018 - 16:52
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 regional Independent Electoral Compliant...
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Election in Bamyan’s Kahmard district unsatisfactory: Voters

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Oct 21, 2018 - 14:48
BAMAYN CITY (Pajhwok): Hundreds of residents of Kahmard district of central Bamayan province protested against missing of candidates’ names in the list and non-transparency of the ballot process in their district. Around 400 people had staged a...
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Italy pledges €13m in aid for Bamyan projects

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Oct 10, 2018 - 20:09
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The Italian government has pledged 13 million Euros in assistance for several reconstruction projects, including preservation of Shahr-e-Gholghola, the world heritage site in central Bamyan province, officials said on...
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Over 30pc of Bamyan students drop out of school

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Sep 06, 2018 - 14:56
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): At least 30 percent of students have dropped out of school as a result of multiple problems, the education director said on Thursday. Mohammad Ayub Awrin told Pajhwok Afghan News the lack of financial resources, teachers,...
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Drought hits hard 50,000 families in Bamyan

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Sep 03, 2018 - 17:22
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The harsh drought in decades that gripped Afghanistan this year has affected around 50,000 families in central Bamyan province, local officials said Monday. Abdul Wahab Mohammadi, the provincial agriculture , irrigation and...
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Afghan, French archeologists doing research on Ghoghola

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Sep 02, 2018 - 17:12
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Afghan and French archeologists have begun a joint study of an ancient city called Ghoghola near the Buddhas in central Bamyan province. The joint Afghan-French team, accompanied by 30 archeology students, has been doing their...
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14pc of Bamyan population slips into addiction: official

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Jul 22, 2018 - 17:14
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): Top counternarcotics official in central Bamyan province says almost 14 per cent of the province’s residents including hundreds of children are addicted to drugs.
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Eid brings us no joys, say poverty-stricken Bamyanis

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Jun 15, 2018 - 13:46
KABUL (Pajhwok): A number of residents of central Bamyan province say Eid brings them no joys because they live in abject poverty in a country where dozens of innocent people are killed on a daily basis.
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Snow kills animals, damages crops in Bamyan, Wardak

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May 21, 2018 - 16:01
BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Snowfall over the past two days has damaged some 200 homes in central Bamyan and Maidan Wardak provinces, officials said on Sunday. Bamyan natural disasters management authority director Mohammad Reza Rafat told Pajhwok Afghan News...
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