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    Accidents & DisastersNo details available

    2 Kuchi women go missing in floods

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Two Kuchi women went missing and hundreds of domestic animals perished on Wednesday when floods hit the Khoshi district of central Logar province, an official said.



    EducationNo details available

    Logar teachers boycotting classes

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Around 120 schoolteachers in a district in central Logar province have been boycotting classes over the past three days in protest against the non-payment of one month salary.



    Security and Crime

    7 Taliban killed in Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Security forces have killed seven fighters in the Mohammad Agha district of central Logar province, an official said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Foreign insurgents sneak into Logar

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Hundreds of foreign militants have sneaked into central Logar province, a gateway to Kabul, officials and residents alleged on Wednesday.



    GovernanceNo details available

    Logar scholars, elders condemn suicide attacks

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Hundreds of religious scholars and tribal elders who attended a gathering in central Logar province on Monday condemned suicide attacks as un-Islamic and criticised neighbouring countries for their interference in Afghanistan's affairs.



    Reconstruction

    A refugee town crying for attention

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Inmates of a township for refugees in central Logar province on Friday said they were forced to leave the settlement due to the continued absence of basic facilities.



    Security and Crime

    Decision on hostages’ fate soon: Taliban

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): The Taliban on Thursday said they would soon take a decision in line with their investigations on the fate of the 11 helicopter crewmembers, Turkish engineers and pilots in their captivity.



    Security and Crime

    4 injured in Logar gun attack

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Four Afghan workers with international troops were injured after armed motorcyclists opened fire at their vehicle in Pul-i-Alam, the capital of central Logar province, officials said on Wednesday.



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    11 foreigners seized, helicopter set alight: Taliban

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): The Taliban kidnapped six Turkish engineers and two foreign pilots after their helicopter made an emergency landing in central Logar province, an official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime,Education,Features

    Logar teachers long for having own homes

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Schoolteachers in central Logar province say they have been waiting over the past three years for allotment of land plots under a township programme.