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  1. Afghan delegation, Taliban representatives to hold open discussionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 2 | The Nation

    Kabul: An Afghan delegation left for Qatar today where they will hold two days of "open discussion" with Taliban representatives aimed at ending Afghanistan's long war, according to an official. "A 20-member Afghan delegation, two from the High Peace Council, left to attend talks in Qatar on Sunday and Monday," Abdul Hakim Mujahid, first deputy of the council, told sources.

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  2. U.S. wasting billions of taxpayer money on Afghanistan security forces: IGRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Washington Times

    A government watchdog says the Obama administration has no idea how many Afghan soldiers and police are available to fight the Taliban, after nearly a decade of the U.S. paying for training and equipping those security forces. John Sopko, the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction , also told Congress Thursday that Afghanistan is still the "global leader in illicit opium cultivation and production," despite $8.4 billion from the U.S. for counternarcotics efforts.

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  3. Afghan security forces stand guard during a protest demanding justice ...Read the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | Washington Times

    A government watchdog says the Obama administration has no idea how many Afghan soldiers and police are available to fight the Taliban, after nearly a decade of the U.S. paying for training and equipping those security forces. John Sopko, the special inspector general for Afghanistan reconstruction , said in his latest audit of the $110 billion U.S. rebuilding effort that theft and waste of billions in U.S. aid is rampant.

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  4. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 30 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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  5. Kabul skateboarding school comes to JoziRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Mail & Guardian

    What began in Afghanistan to inspire confidence in girls has landed in the parks and on the rooftops of Jo'burg's inner city. It started with four wheels, a deck and an Australian skating around Kabul.

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  6. India will always stand firmly beside Afghanistan: PrezRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Newkerala.com

    Asserting that the cooperation between New Delhi and Kabul has neither an expiry date nor a timeline, President Pranab Mukherjee has said that India will always stand firmly beside Afghanistan as a friend and neighbour. President Mukherjee, who yesterday welcomed Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani on his first state visit to India, said India supports an Afghan led and Afghan owned national reconciliation process within the framework of the Afghan Constitution.

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  7. Malpractices threaten Medical TourismRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Hard News

    When 31-year-old Shamshur Rahman learned that he had a brain tumour, the Afghan national booked a flight to India and a room in Kasturba Niketan Colony-South Delhi's "Little Kabul". "I chose to come to India because my friends had come to India and were very happy with the treatment they had undergone here," Rahman says through an interpreter.

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  8. Female Afghan 'Top Gun' soars above gender barrierRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 29 | Times of Oman

    Afghanistan's first female pilot Niloofar Rahmani, 23, sits inside a fixed-wing Afghan Air Force aviator aircraft in Kabul. AFP PHOTO / SHAH Marai Afghanistan's first female pilot Niloofar Rahmani, 23, sits inside a fixed-wing Afghan Air Force aviator aircraft in Kabul.

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  9. Ghani reassures India over relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | The Nation

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday sought to reassure his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi that Kabul was committed to its close relationship with New Delhi despite warming ties with Pakistan. Ghani called for regional cooperation to defeat militants, saying he wants to "make Afghanistan a graveyard of terror" but needs help from India, Pakistan and other neighbours.

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  10. Afghan president reassures India over relationshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Afghan leader Ashraf Ghani on Tuesday sought to reassure his Indian counterpart Narendra Modi that Kabul was committed to its close relationship with New Delhi despite warming ties with Pakistan. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, right, shakes hands with Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani before a meeting in New Delhi, India.

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  11. Sushma Swaraj calls on Afghan PresidentRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 28 | Newkerala.com

    External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj called on Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani here on Tuesday before the delegation-level talks between both sides. "Affirming a valued friendship.

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  12. Narendra Modi to hold bilateral talks with Afghan PresidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | India.com

    New Delhi, Apr 28: Afghan President Mohammad Ashraf Ghani, who arrived in New Delhi last evening on a three-day visit to India, will have bilateral engagements with Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Tuesday. The visiting dignitary would call on Prime Minister Modi at the Hyderabad House, which will be followed by delegation-level talks between both sides.

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  13. India- Afghanistan relations: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani arrives in India on three-day visitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | India.com

    New Delhi, April 27: Afghan President Ashraf Ghani arrived in India on Monday night on a three-day state visit, his first after becoming president seven months ago. He was received at Palam airport by Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha.

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  14. Afghan President Ghani arrives in India on three-day visitRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Newkerala.com

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani arrived in India on Monday night on a three-day state visit, his first after becoming president seven months ago. He was received at Palam airport by Minister of State for Finance Jayant Sinha.

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  15. Things To Do In London: Tuesday 28 April 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 27 | Londonist

    Sign up to our free Londonist Daily email to get today's articles sent straight to your inbox at 5pm. From cinemas to government buildings to tram sheds, next time you're after a bit of liquid refreshment, check out these unusual places in London to grab a decent drink .

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  16. Afghan leader to hold emergency talks with NATO commanderRead the original story

    Monday Apr 27 | Stars and Stripes

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani postponed a visit to India on Monday in order to hold emergency talks with NATO's commander on the escalating combat in northern Afghanistan. The meeting will also deal with other security matters facing Afghan and coalition forces ahead of this year's spring fighting season, said Gen.

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  17. Afghan President Ghani to Meet with India PM ModiRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | Voice of America

    Afghan President Ashraf Ghani's visit to New Delhi starting Monday is expected to see India reach out to the war-torn country's new leader, who has been cementing links with Indian rivals Pakistan and China. Although India had built considerable goodwill during the rule of Afghanistan's former president, Hamid Karzai, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi will now meet an Afghan leader who has signaled new priorities by visiting Beijing and Islamabad before landing in New Delhi.

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  18. U.S. Soldiers provide logistics, security for Afghan election ballot movementRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 24 | The United States Army

    The ballot boxes came from Kunar, Laghman, Nangarhar and other regional provinces - collected and moved out with speed to Kabul, the capital of Afghanistan. U.S. Soldiers, with 1st Battalion, 502nd Infantry Regiment "Talon," and 526th Brigade Support Battalion, or BSB, "Performance," 2nd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division, assisted in the movement and security of the Afghan election ballots in support of the country's ballot audit.

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  19. MBE crowns "astounding" career of brave RAF policemanRead the original story

    Friday Apr 24 | Mansfield Chad

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. A man with strong Ashfield and Mansfield connections has been awarded the MBE at the end of a long and distinguished career in the Royal Air Force .

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  20. Market MoverTIGER, Tiger, Burning Bright: Lessons from Carner and HoganRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 23 | American Reporter

    There's a reason why Afghanistan is known as the graveyard of empires. Afghans are not just tenacious fighters, they are equally tenacious when it comes to corruption and playing every possible angle for fun and profit.

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