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    3 killed, 17 injured in attack on Parwan wedding

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Gunmen attacked a wedding party in central Parwan province, killing three guests and wounding 17 others, police said on Friday.



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    3 children killed, 60 homes destroyed in floods

    KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): Three children died and two others sustained injuries as a result of flash floods that swept through the capital of southeastern Khost province following heavy rains, an official said.



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    Girl students among 10 killed in road accidents

    TALUQAN/MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Ten people, including two girl students and as many women, were killed and a dozen others wounded in two separate traffic accidents in northern Takhar and central Maidan Wardak provinces on Sunday, officials said.



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    Locals face trouble as bridge collapsed in Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRY (Pajhwok): Residents of three districts faced with great trouble after a bridge was damaged due to flash floods in the Deh Sala district of northern Baghlan province, officials said on Sunday.



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    Floods wreak havoc in Takhar, 4 killed

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Four people were killed and dozens others injured by flash floods that washed away hundreds of houses and destroyed crops on thousands of acres of land in northern Takhar province, an official said on Saturday.



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    3 Afghan footballers hurt in Maldives accident

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three Afghan national football team players and their coach sustained injuries in a traffic accident in the Maldives on Saturday after their semifinal match in the Asia Challenge Cup against Laos.



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    Makeshift tents set up for displaced families

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Two makeshift camps have been established for families of Argo district displaced by a massive landslide in northeastern Badakhshan province, local officials said on Thursday.



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    Floods kill three, wash away houses

    TALOQAN (Pajhwok): New floods left three people dead and swept away 40 houses in northern Takhar province, an official said on Wednesday. 



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    Busy Kabul-Mazar highway reopens

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Kabul-Mazar-i-Sharif highway, blocked by recent floods, has been reopened for traffic, an official said on Tuesday.