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    Russian flour aid perishes at Hairatan port

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): One hundred tonnes of flour, delivered by Russia in aid to Afghanistan, has perished at the Hairatan port in northern Balkh province, an official said on Friday.

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    Renowned religious scholar passes away

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Renowned Afghan religious scholar Maulvi Abdul Shafi, also known as Maulvi Mazini, has passed away at the ripe age of 90, his son said on Sunday.

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    Woman commits suicide in Herat

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok): A woman has committed suicide as a result of domestic violence in western Herat province, an official said on Saturday.

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    Wardak collision death toll soars to 17

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Seventeen passengers have been killed and 35 others wounded in a head-on collision in central Maidan Wardak province, a local official said on Friday.

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    Kunar head-on collision claims 4 lives

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Four people were killed in a head-on collision in the Sarkano district of eastern Kunar province on Monday, the police chief said.

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    1 killed, 8 injured as aircraft runs into wall

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An Afghan National Army (ANA) plane ran into a wall in central Uruzgan province on Sunday evening, killing one person and injuring eight others, an official said.

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    Noted Pakistani nationalist dies in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A leading political figure who struggled for Pashtuns’ rights, Malik Amanullah Khan Kasi, has died at the Wazir Akbar Khan Hospital in Kabul. He was 76.

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    5 killed in Faryab car accident

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Five people, including three children, were killed in a car accident in northern Faryab province, an official said Sunday.

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    24 dead in Herat traffic accident

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok):  At least 24 people were killed in a traffic accident on Islam Qala highway in western Herat province on Sunday, an official said.

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    Farah accident leaves 1 dead, 4 injured

    FARAH CITY (Pajhwok): One man was killed and four others were wounded on Friday when the car they were travelling in flipped over in western Farah province, an official said.