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    Shamshad TV boosters torched in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): A transmission booster of Afghanistan’s leading Pashto-language television channel has been torched in northern Balkh province, suspending its transmissions in at least five provinces, a reporter said on Wednesday.



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    University student commits suicide

    AIBAK/BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): A resident gunned down a police post commander guarding a coalmine in northern Samangan province, an official said on Saturday.



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    1 civilian shot dead, 2 wounded by police

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): One civilian has been killed and two others have been wounded by police in Ferozkoh, the capital of western Ghor province, an official said on Friday.



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    NATO soldier succumbs to injury

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) service member died of a non-battle injury in eastern Afghanistan on Friday.



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    Iranian woman wounded in Jawzjan attack

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and an Iranian woman wounded in two separate incidents in northern Jawzjan province, an official said on Thursday.



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    5 fuel tankers burnt to ashes in Herat

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): Five tankers supplying oil from neighbouring Iran caught fire and were burnt in the Islam Qala locality of western Herat province, an official said on Thursday.



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    2 ALP officials killed in Logar suicide attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two Afghan Local Police (ALP) personnel were killed in a suicide attack in the Baraki Barak district of central Logar province on Monday, the district chief said.



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    5 dead, 24 injured in Zabul head-on collision

    ALAT (Pajhwok): Five people were killed and 24 others wounded in a road accident on the Kabul-Kandahar highway near the Shahr-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province on Monday, the public health director said.



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    34 killed, 15 hurt in Badghis road accident

    QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): Thirty-four people have been killed and 15 others wounded in a road crash in the Aab-i-Kamari district of northwestern Badghis province, an official said on Sunday.



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    Fire partially damages school in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ghaza Boys School in the the Shakardara district of Kabul on Thursday caught fire, leaving some equipment completely damaged, officials said.