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    3 killed, 5 ALP men hurt in fresh bout of violence

    PUL-I-ALAM/KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Three farmers were killed by rebels in southern Kandahar province while in another incident five Afghan Local Police (ALP) officials were wounded in an attack on a police convey in central Logar province, officials said on Sunday. 


    Losing PC runners take to the streets

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Losing provincial council candidates on Tuesday staged a protest in the capital of central Logar province, accusing the Independent Election Commission (IEC) of fraud in tallying votes.

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    Helmand, Logar violence claims 22 lives

    LASHKARGHA/PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): At least 22 people -- mostly militants -- were killed and dozens, including policemen, injured in a fresh bout of violence in southern Helmand and central Logar provinces, officials said on Wednesday.

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    8 police among 16 killed in Herat, Logar

    HERAT CITY/PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Eight militants and as many policemen have been killed in separate incidents in central Logar and western Herat provinces, officials said on Thursday.


    3 Afghan soldiers killed in Logar bombing

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed in a bomb explosion in central Logar province on Thursday, an official said.


    Election materials reach 30 Logar polling sites

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The process of dispatching election materials to districts in central Logar province is underway and so far 30 of the 77 polling stations have been delivered the stuff, an official said on Wednesday.


    Ghani to narrow govt-people gap

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Presidential candidate Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Saturday said he would narrow the gap between the government and the people if he won the April elections.


    Logar mayor sells green belts, footpaths

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The Logar mayor has unlawfully sold government-owned land, including green belts and pedestrian ways, in Pul-i-Alam, the provincial capital, authorities said on Saturday.

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    Afghan-US force raids Logar house, one killed

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): A joint Afghan-US security force raided a house in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province early on Wednesday morning, killing one inmate and arresting two others, officials said.

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    14 killed as car-bomb goes off inside Logar house

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Fourteen people, including women and children, were killed on Sunday when a car packed with explosives blew up inside a house in the provincial capital of central Logar province, an official said.