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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.



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    Floods kill 4, wash away crops

    KABUL (PAN): Four people were killed and three others wounded in floods triggered by heavy rains in central and eastern Afghanistan, officials said on Thursday.



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    Accidents leave 2 dead, 11 wounded

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Two people were killed and 11 others wounded as a result of separate road accidents in the southern Helmand and southeastern Paktika provinces, officials said on Wednesday.



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    6 killed, 27 hurt as Kabul-bound bus overturns

    LASHKARGAH (PAN): Six people were killed and 27 others sustained injuries when the bus they rode on overturned along a highway in southern Helmand province on Friday, officials said.



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    250 injured in road accidents during Eid holidays

    JALALABAD/LASHKARGAH (PAN): Nearly 250 people sustained injuries in various traffic accidents in eastern Nangarhar and southern Helmand provinces during Eid holidays, officials said on Wednesday.



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    5 women crushed to death by speedy car

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): Five women were crushed to death by a speedy car in the provincial capital of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Wednesday.



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    Quake rumour sends thousands into Ghazni streets

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Thousands of people in southern Ghazni province spent the Sunday night under open sky because of a rumour that a major earthquake would hit the region until 5am in the morning.



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    Fire erupts at Turkish company warehouse

    KABUL (PAN): The warehouse of a Turkish company was gutted in the Taimani neighbourhood of Kabul on Wednesday, officials said.



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    50 dead, 400 injured as quakes jolt Iranian cities

    KABUL (PAN): A 6.2 magnitude earthquake on Saturday struck the Iranian cities of Varzaqan and Ahar in the eastern province of Azerbayjan, killing up to 50 people and wounding hundreds, media report



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    Fire erupts at attorney office

    JALALABAD (PAN): A fire broke out at the attorney office in eastern Nangarhar province, but important documents were saved from damage, an official said on Thursday.