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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.



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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.