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    Ghazni pump station gutted; 5 injured

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Five people were wounded and a pump station gutted by a blaze in the capital of southern Ghazni province on Sunday, officials said.

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    4 Afghan soldiers shot dead by militants

    ASADABAD (PAN): Four Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed in an insurgent attack in the eastern province of Kunar, a senior police official said on Friday.

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    Boiler blast damages house

    KABUL (PAN): A house was partially damaged in an explosion in the third Parwan neighbourhood of the central Kabul on Friday morning, an official said.

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    Zabul haj director dies in road accident

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): The haj director of southern Zabul province was killed along with another man in a road accident in the Daman district of neighbouring Kandahar on Wednesday, officials said.

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    Ghor mine blast claims 2 lives

    CHAGHCHARAN (PAN): Two civilians were killed and as many wounded during a bomb explosion in Chaghcharan, the capital of western Ghor province, an official said on Friday.

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    Pakistanis among 7 militants detained in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Three Pakistani citizens were among seven militants detained as a result of special operations in the southern province of Ghazni, officials said on Friday.

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    8 dead in Balkh collision

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Two public order police officials were among eight people died in a traffic accident in northern Balkh province on Saturday, police said.

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    Hundreds rally in Kabul against profane film

    KABUL (PAN): Hundreds of Kabul residents on Friday took to the streets to show their anger over a profane movie, insulting the Prophet Hazrat Mohammad (PBUH).

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    Nangarhar floods ravage houses, crops

    JALALABAD (PAN): Floods killed a tribal elder was killed and washed away 50 domestic animals and hundreds of acres of land in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Tuesday.

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    5 journalists perish in Ghazni collision

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Five local journalists from southern Kandahar province were among 53 people killed in a road tragedy in southern Ghazni province, officials said on Saturday.