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    7 killed in botched attack on Presidential Palace

    KABUL (PAN): All suicide bombers trying to storm the heavily-fortified Presidential Palace have been killed by security personnel, officials said on Tuesday.

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    12 girls killed, Quetta hospital under siege

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): A dozen female university students were killed and more than 20 others wounded when a bomb ripped through the bus they were travelling in on Saturday in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province.

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    Dam water discharges, floods hit crops

    JALALABAD (PAN): Abrupt water discharges from a dam and flooding have washed away crops on hundreds of acres of land in several parts of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Friday.

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    Border policeman among 4 killed in Paktika

    SHARAN (PAN): Three militants and a border policeman have been killed during a clash and an explosion in the southeastern Paktika province, an official said on Friday.

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    21 Taliban killed in Wardak incidents

    KABUL (PAN): At least 21 Taliban were killed and 10 others wounded during separate incidents over the past 24 hours in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.

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    2 Kuchi women go missing in floods

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Two Kuchi women went missing and hundreds of domestic animals perished on Wednesday when floods hit the Khoshi district of central Logar province, an official said.

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    18 injured in Faryab hostel explosions

    MAIMANA (PAN): Eighteen people, including university students, were wounded when two gas cylinders exploded in a hostel of the Faryab University, officials said on Wednesday.

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    Dozens of shops gutted by Jalalabad fire

    JALALABAD (PAN): Dozens of shots were gutted and a man wounded on Friday as a result of a blaze and an explosion in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province.

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    7 bodies fished out of Baghlan river

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (PAN): Security officials and residents fished out on Wednesday seven bodies of the people who had drowned in the Doshi River in northern Baghlan province two days ago.