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    Security and Crime

    Jamal’s assassination: Security officials held

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Two security officials have been detained in connection with the assassination of Logar Governor Arsala Jamal, the acting governor said on Monday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Logar governor killed in bomb blast at mosque

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A bomb explosion killed the governor of central Logar province on Tuesday when he was delivering a speech to mark the first day of Eidul Adha, officials said.



    Reconstruction

    Work on industrial town begins in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Logar Governor Arsala Jamal laid the foundation stone of an industrial town in the Mohammad Agha district of the central province on Wednesday.



    Governance

    Logar candidates concerned at rising insecurity

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Candidates for provincial council elections in central Logar province fear voting in some districts is unlikely to take place due to security threats.



    Security and Crime

    Education office set alight, student killed

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): An education office was set alight and a student killed in central Maidan Wardak province while a teacher was shot dead by militants in neighbouring Logar, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Rebel leader among 11 killed

    PUL-I-ALAM/FAIZABAD (PAN): Nearly a dozen insurgents, including a commander, have been killed and eight others detained in Badakhshan and Logar provinces, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Azra road stays closed; food supplies dry up

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): The Taliban have blocked the Azra-Logar road, causing a shortage of food supplies and hike in prices of commodities, leaving university students stranded in the besieged town, public representatives and residents said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistani engineer abducted in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): A Pakistani engineer has been kidnapped in central Logar province, bringing to a halt work on an under-construction hospital in Pul-i-Alam, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Robberies on the rise on Kabul-Gardez road

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Gunmen rob passengers and taxi drivers of money and belongings on the Kabul-Gardez Highway in central Logar province, residents alleged on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Bomb kills civilian, injures 3 ANA troops in Logar

    PUL-I-ALM (PAN): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were injured and a civilian killed as a result of a bomb explosion that rocked the capital of central Logar province on Thursday, an official said.