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    4-month-old child charred to death in Faryab

    MAIMANA (PAN): A sleeping 4-month-old child was burned to death and four other people suffered injuries during two separate gas cylinder explosions in northern Faryab province, officials said on Friday.

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    Civilians among 19 dead in fresh violence

    KABUL (PAN): Sixteen insurgents and three civilians have been killed during separate incidents of violence in various provinces, officials said on Monday.

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    Bride commits suicide in Sharan

    SHARAN (PAN): An 18-year-old girl allegedly committed suicide by hanging herself on her wedding day in a village on the outskirts of Sharan, the capital of southeastern Paktika province, residents said on Saturday.

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    5 children dead, 3 injured in Baghlan blast

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): Five children were killed and three others wounded following an improvised explosive device blast in northern Baghlan province, an official said on Saturday.

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    Orgun district chief wounded in accident

    CHARIKAR/SHARAN (PAN): A man been killed and two others, including a district chief, wounded during separate road accidents in Ghazni and Paktika provinces, officials said on Saturday.

    Accidents & Disasters,Business & Economics

    Parwan blaze causes losses of 31million afs

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A huge fire in the Siah Gird district bazaar in central Parwan province has caused losses worth more than 30 million afghanis, an official said on Tuesday.

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    200 shops gutted by Parwan blaze

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Three people were wounded and 200 shops gutted by a huge fire in the Siah Gird district bazaar of central Parwan province on Monday, an official said.

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    HIA slams crackdown on Mursi supporters

    KABUL (PAN): Led by Economy Minister Abdul Hadi Arghandiwal, the Hezb-i-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) on Saturday condemned recent bloodshed of supporters of the deposed Egyptian president.

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    Casualties as cars fall into crater

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): One person was killed and eight others were wounded in a car accident on the Kabul-Kandahar highway in southern Ghazni province on Saturday, an official said.

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    Goods worth millions of dollars lost to blaze

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Friday’s fire at a multi-storey market in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, caused financial losses worth millions of dollars, shopkeepers said on Saturday, asking the government for compensation.