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    Private school sealed in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): One private school was sealed and two others were fined on Tuesday in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, in compliance with orders from the education ministry.


    Hundreds of families get winter assistance

    JALALABAD (PAN): Up to 1,300 deserving families received winter assistance from the departments of rural rehabilitation and returnee affairs in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Monday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    9 of a family injured in gas cylinder blast

    JALALABAD (PAN): Nine members of a family were injured on Sunday when a gas cylinder exploded in their house in the Kama district of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said.


    Afghan, Pakistan, NATO officials to hold talks

    JALALABAD (PAN): Afghanistan, Pakistan and NATO-led International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) officials are scheduled to hold a trilateral meeting on border security and coordination on Wednesday, an official said.  

    Security and Crime

    Batikot district chief vows reforms

    JALALABAD (PAN): The Batikot district chief in eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday vowed measures to overcome the increasing insecurity, which he blamed on lack of coordination among the departments concerned, in his district.


    Spring tree plantation drive launched in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD(PAN): A spring tree-plantation driver was launched in eastern Nangarhar province by planting two ornamental trees on Sunday, officials said.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Bomber among 5 rebels killed

    JALALABAD (PAN): Five Taliban fighters, including a commander and a would-be suicide attacker, were killed in separate security operations in Nangarhar, Kunduz and Uruzgan provinces, officials said on Saturday.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    Sherzai orders crackdown on illegal armed groups

    JALALABAD (PAN):  Nangarhar governor Gul Agha Sherzai on Thursday said he has ordered a crackdown on illegal armed groups and individuals in the eastern province.


    8 tonnes of expired medicine torched in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): Eight tonnes of substandard and expired medicines were set alight in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Wednesday, an official said.


    PRT-funded bridge inaugurated in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): A 300-metre-long bridge, costing $6.5 million, was inaugurated in the Lalpura district of eastern Nangarhar province on Tuesday, officials said.