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Female health workers in conservative Afghanistan facing barriers

ScarcityoffemalehealthworkersstillremainsachallengeinconservativeAfghanistandespiteimprovementinwomen'sstatusandprogressinthehealthsectorwithinthelast17years.Ma

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Rare Kabul exhibition brings a taste of Mughal art back home

AnexhibitionthatreproducestheprecioustreasuresofMughalartintheiroriginalsettinginKabul’sBaburGardenopenedthisweekend,bringingararemomentofculturalrelieftoacityp

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Afghanistan gets hero's welcome after qualifying for cricket World Cup

Afghanistan'scricketteamreceivedahero'swelcomewhentheyreturnedtoKabulonTuesday,freshfromwinningtheWorldCupqualifyingfinalandsecuringaspotinthe2019tournament.Aft

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Car bomb at Afghan wrestling match kills 13, dozens injured

Acarbombkilledatleast13peopleandinjureddozensofothersattendingawrestlingmatchatalocalstadiuminAfghanistan’ssouthernHelmandprovinceonFriday.Nogrouphasyetclaimedr

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Russia 'arming the Afghan Taliban', says US

RussiaissupportingandevensupplyingarmstotheTaliban,theheadofUSforcesinAfghanistanhastoldtheBBC.Inanexclusiveinterview,GenJohnNicholsonsaidhe'dseen"destabilising

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IS suicide bomber kills 33 as Afghans celebrate new year

AnIslamicStategroupsuicidebomberstruckontheroadtoaShiiteshrineinAfghanistan'scapitalonWednesday,killingatleast33peopleasAfghanscelebratedthePersiannewyear,autho

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Cricket | Afghanistan boosted by Stanikzai's return<br>

Afghanistanhavebeenboostedbythereturnoftheirregularcaptain,AsgharStanikzai,afterhewasdeclaredfitfollowinganappendicitissurgerythatheunderwentinFebruarythatpreve

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