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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.

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    Floods wreak havoc in Ghazni, Logar

    GHAZNI CITY/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Massive flooding unleashed by heavy rains left at least five people dead, 60 homes destroyed and thousands of acres of farmland inundated in southern Ghazni and central Logar provinces, officials said on Thursday.