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    Police among 85 killed in Nuristan airstrike

    JALALABAD (PAN): Sixty-eight Taliban fighters and 17 policemen were killed in an airstrike by NATO-led international soldiers in Doab district of eastern Nuristan province, the governor said on Fri



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    Nangarhar blast wounds 8 civilians

    JALALABAD (PAN): Nine civilians were wounded when an explosives-rigged bicycle exploded in the capital city of eastern Nangarhar province on Friday, an official said.



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    Gunmen kill teacher, burn school in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): Unidentified gunmen killed a teacher and set ablaze a school in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Sunday.



    Sports

    Afghanistan capable of stunning Pakistan: Latif

    JALALABAD (PAN): With a string of stunning triumphs in recent outings against formidable rivals, Afghan cricketers are capable of beating their Pakistani counterparts, the national coach said on Su



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    Death toll from Jalalabad suicide blast climbs to 15

    JALALABAD (PAN): The death toll from a Wednesday car suicide bombing in Jalalabad city, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Thursday rose to 15 as two seriously injured people died in hos



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    Suicide car blast kills 13 in Jalalabad

    JALALABAD (PAN): Thirteen people were killed and 21 others wounded when a suicide attacker rammed his explosives-packed car into a bus carrying police cadets in Jalalabad city, the capital of easte



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    46 prisoners released from Nangarhar jail

    JALALABAD (PAN): Forty-six prisoners were released from the central jail in eastern Nangarhar province, while another 69 inmates got their jail terms slashed in compliance with a presidential decre



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    Nangarhar police fire on protestors, 4 killed

    JALALABAD (PAN): Residents of a district in eastern Nangarhar province on Saturday claimed four people were killed and six others wounded when police opened fire on them during a protest against th



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    10 NATO supply trucks reduced to ashes

    JALALABAD (PAN): Ten trucks loaded with supplies destined for NATO and US forces were gutted when a bomb blast caused fire to the vehicles at Torkham border crossing inside Pakistan, an official sa



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    Suicide blast leaves 5 dead in Laghman

    MEHTARLAM (PAN): Five people were killed and a dozen others wounded when a suicide attacker rammed his explosives-packed motorcycle into a gate of a district headquarters building in eastern Laghma