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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.



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    200 villagers fall victim to food poisoning

    JALALABAD (PAN): Up to 200 people were poisoned after eating a meal at the house of a tribal elder in the Dawlat Shah district of eastern Laghman province, an official said on Saturday.



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    11 dead in new bout of violence

    KABUL (PAN): Nearly a dozen people, most of them civilians, were killed during separate incidents of violence in various parts of the country over the past 24 hours, officials said on Friday.



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    Logar tribal clash claims 7 lives

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Seven people were killed and two others wounded during a clash between two tribes over the ownership of a mountain in Azra district of central Logar province, officials said on Friday.



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    53 dead in Ghazni bus-truck collision

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Fifty-three people were killed in a road tragedy in southern Ghazni province on Friday morning, local authorities said.



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    6 killed, orchards damaged by floods

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Flash floods triggered by torrential rains caused destruction across the southern province of Kandahar, uprooting fruit



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    9 Afghan refugees die in Pakistan roof collapse

    ISLAMABAD (PAN): Nine members of a refugee family died as their house roof collapsed in the northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, officials said on Monday.



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    Vehicles washed away, families stranded by floods

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Thirteen vehicles and 1,000 families were stranded after floods hit central Afghanistan for the second consecutive day on Friday, local officials said.