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    Locals face trouble as bridge collapsed in Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRY (Pajhwok): Residents of three districts faced with great trouble after a bridge was damaged due to flash floods in the Deh Sala district of northern Baghlan province, officials said on Sunday.



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    Floods wreak havoc in Takhar, 4 killed

    TALUQAN (Pajhwok): Four people were killed and dozens others injured by flash floods that washed away hundreds of houses and destroyed crops on thousands of acres of land in northern Takhar province, an official said on Saturday.



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    3 Afghan footballers hurt in Maldives accident

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Three Afghan national football team players and their coach sustained injuries in a traffic accident in the Maldives on Saturday after their semifinal match in the Asia Challenge Cup against Laos.



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    Makeshift tents set up for displaced families

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Two makeshift camps have been established for families of Argo district displaced by a massive landslide in northeastern Badakhshan province, local officials said on Thursday.



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    Floods kill three, wash away houses

    TALOQAN (Pajhwok): New floods left three people dead and swept away 40 houses in northern Takhar province, an official said on Wednesday. 



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    Busy Kabul-Mazar highway reopens

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): The Kabul-Mazar-i-Sharif highway, blocked by recent floods, has been reopened for traffic, an official said on Tuesday.



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    3 policemen dead in Jawzjan accident

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Three policemen were killed and nine others wounded in an accident in northern Jawzjan province, an official said on Tuesday.



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    32 students wounded in roof cave-in

    SAR-I-PUL (Pajhwok): Thirty-two school students and a teacher were injured on Tuesday when the roof of their classroom collapsed in the Kork area on the outskirts of the capital of Sar-i-Pul province.



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    2 dead, 7 injured in road mishap

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and seven others wounded in a traffic accident in the 12th police district of Kabul on Monday, an eyewitness said.



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    Flash floods leave 2 dead in Ghor

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and as many wounded following flash floods in western Ghor province, an official said on Monday.