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    2 dead, 8 injured in Kandahar accident

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Two people were killed and eight others injured when two passenger cars crashed on a highway in the Daman district of southern Kandahar province on Sunday, an official said.



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    ANA copter on mission makes hard-landing

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): One person was injured after an Afghan National Army (ANA) helicopter evacuating marooned families made a hard-landing in northern Takhar province, officials said on Friday.



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    130 rescued after floods hit Takhar's village

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A senior official said on Thursday 130 people were rescued and evacuated to safer places after three days of flooding in the Ishkamish district of northern Takhar province.



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    Man kills pregnant wife in Ghazni

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): A man killed his pregnant wife believed due to a family dispute in the southern province of Ghazni, officials said on Tuesday.



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    Flood causes havoc in Sar-i-Pul, Bamyan, Herat

    SAR-I-PUL/HERAT/BAMYAN (PAN): Heavy floods continued to devastate northern Sar-i-Pul, western Herat and central Bamyan provinces -- destroying houses, livestock and washing away acres of farmland, said an official.



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    ISAF soldiers among 4 killed in Kandahar crash

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Two foreign soldiers and as many truck drivers were killed in a collision near the airport in southern Kandahar province, officials said on Sunday.



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    Over 100 schoolgirls poisoned in Sar-i-Pul

    SAR-I-PUL (PAN): More than 100 students of Imam Yahya girls’ high school were poisoned on Saturday in the northern province of Sar-i-Pul, officials said.



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    Ghor floods kill 31 people

    CHAGHCHARAN (PAN): Thirty-one people were washed away and hundreds of houses destroyed due to heavy floods in the western province of Ghor, official said on Saturday.



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    Faryab floods wash away 16

    MAIMANA (PAN): Sixteen people were washed away and hundreds of livestock killed by floods in the northern province of Faryab, officials said on Thursday.



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    Would-be bombers blown up by own explosives

    JALALABAD (PAN): Two would-be suicide bombers were blown up when the explosives-rigged motorcycle they were riding on went off in the eastern province of Nangarhar on Friday, an official said.