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    ALP official’s son killed in Logar blast

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): The son of Afghan Local Police (ALP) died and his wife wounded when a bomb planted in front of his house gate exploded in central Logar province, an official said on Wednesday.


    Baraki Barak residents rise against rebels

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Residents of more than two dozens villages have stood up against the Taliban in Baraki Barak district of central Logar province, officials said on Monday.

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    5 of family lose lives to Logar gun attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead five people of family during a predawn attack in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, an official said on Friday.

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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.