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    Rally assails Taliban for killing workers

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Nearly 200 people on Sunday staged a protest against the Taliban for killing eight Afghan workers on their way to a US military base in central Logar province.



    Security and Crime

    8 workers shot dead on way to US base

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Eight workers on an American military base were killed on Thursday on the outskirts of Pul-i-Alam, the capital of central Logar province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    22 rebels killed in Logar offensive

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Twenty-two insurgents have been killed during an ongoing joint Afghan-ISAF operation -- codenamed “Nejat” -- in the Barak-i-Barak district of central Logar province, an official s



    Security and Crime

    8 teachers among 16 injured in Logar blast

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Eight teachers, four students and as many local policemen were injured in a car suicide bombing in central Logar province on Tuesday, officials said.



    Business & Economics

    Chinese workers warn to quit Mes Ainak mine project

    PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): Chinese workers have warned of halting extraction activities at the Mes Ainak copper mine in central Logar province if their security was not improved, an official said on Monday.



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    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.



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    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.



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    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.