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    Suicide blasts kill 4 civilians, injure 36

    JALALABAD (PAN): Two suicide bombings just minutes apart killed four civilians and wounded 36 others in the capital of eastern Laghman province on Saturday, the interior ministry and police said on

    Security and Crime

    Copies of Quran burnt in Laghman school attack

    JALALABAD (PAN): Hundreds of copies of the holy Quran were burnt in a new arson attack on a girls' school in eastern Laghman province, officials said on Monday.

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    Russian raid in Nangarhar comes in for flak

    JALALABAD (PAN): Provincial council members, tribal elders and religious scholars have strongly condemned a joint NATO-Russian raid on drug labs in eastern province of Nangarhar.


    Torkham crossing reopened to NATO supply

    JALALABAD (PAN): Authorities in Pakistan on Sunday reopened a major supply route for NATO-led forces stationed in Afghanistan, ending an 11-day blockade imposed after a US helicopter strike killed

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    Abducted aid workers freed

    JALALABAD (PAN): Three Afghan aid workers, kidnapped along with a British citizen a week ago, have been released in eastern Kunar province, one of them said on Monday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Laghman flood victims receive aid

    JALALABAD (PAN): Aid distribution to about 154 flood-affected families started in the eastern province of Laghman, officials said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    Twin blasts injure 19 in Nangarha

    JALALABAD (PAN): Nineteen civilians have been wounded in two separate bomb explosions in Jalalabad, capital of eastern Nangarhar province, bordering Pakistan, officials said on Thursday.