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    Civilians among 6 killed in Ghor clash

    CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Three Taliban trying to close polling sites and as many civilians have been killed during a clash in western Ghor province, a senior official said on Friday.



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    3 passengers die in Zabul accident

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Three passengers were killed and 12 others injured when a passenger coach collided with a tractor in the Shah-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province, official said Wednesday.



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    Protestors seek action against governor

    GARDEZ (Pajhwok): Residents on Friday protested in the capital of southeastern Paktia province against the manhandling of a district chief and demanded action against the perpetrators.



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    8 dead as passenger bus overturns in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Eight people were killed on Friday when a passenger bus overturned in southern Ghazni province, an official said.



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    Children among 7 killed by Ghor floods

    CHAGHCHARAN (Pajhwok): Floods have killed seven people, washing away dozens of homes and more than 100 animals in western Ghor province, officials said on Thursday.



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    80 homes destroyed in Faryab mudslide

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): A massive slide of mud and rocks triggered by heavy rains hit a village overnight in the Pashtunkot district of northern Faryab province, destroying 80 homes, an official said on Thursday.



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    Kunduz accident claims a dozen lives

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok) A dozen people were killed on Wednesday when the vehicle they were travelling in overturned in northern Kunduz province, an official said.



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    1 killed, 33 wounded in Herat accidents

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): One person died and 33 others were hospitalised with injuries they sustained in car accidents in western Herat province in past 24 hours, officials said on Saturday.



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    Kandahar official succumbs to injuries

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A senior official at the Kandahar governor’s office, Dr. Parvez Najib, succumbed to his injuries late on Friday night, the provincial government said on Saturday.



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    Justice minister passes away

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Minister of Justice Habibullah Ghalib died on Thursday after prolonged ailment, an official said.