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    Accidents & Disasters,Health

    Dozens of children displaced by floods fall ill

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Dozens of children suffering from various diseases erupted in the northern Takhar province in the aftermath of continuous downpours and flash floods that left hundreds of families displaced.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Girl burnt to death, her house reduced to ashes

    SHARANA (Pajhwok): A six-year-old girl was burnt to death after her house caught fire overnight in southeastern Paktika province, an elder of the family said on Friday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    1 child killed, 2 injured in Herat blast

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): One child was killed and two others critically wounded when an unexploded mortar shell they were playing with went off in western Herat province, an official said on Friday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    9 including district chief mysteriously fall ill

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Nine people, including a district chief, fell sick and were hospitalised after they opened a package containing a mysterious powder in northern Takhar province, officials said on Friday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    3 of a family killed in Parwan collision

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A couple and their young son died in a traffic accident in central Parwan province, an official said on Friday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Parwan accident leaves 3 dead, 15 injured

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): Three people were killed and 15 others wounded in a traffic accident in the Jabalu Siraj district of central Parwan province, an official said on Thursday.



    Accidents & Disasters,Reconstruction

    Families who lost homes to landslide promised plots

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): The governor on Monday said land plots would be distributed to families rendered homeless by a recent devastating landslide in northern Takhar province to construct homes for themselves.  



    Accidents & Disasters

    Floods sweep away more houses in Badakhshan

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Triggering by heavy rains, flash floods in northeastern Badakhshan province wreaked havoc and destroyed 45 more houses and hundreds of acres of crops, an official said on Monday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Parwan accident leaves child dead

    CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): An eight-year-old child was dead and three others injured in a traffic accident in the capital of central Parwan province on Saturday, an official said.



    Accidents & Disasters

    4 dead, 100 homes destroyed in landslide

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Triggered by an earthquake, a huge landslide damaged about one hundred homes in two villages in the Rustaq district of northern Takhar province, killing at least four people, with dozens of others missing, officials said on Saturday.