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    250 injured in road accidents during Eid holidays

    JALALABAD/LASHKARGAH (PAN): Nearly 250 people sustained injuries in various traffic accidents in eastern Nangarhar and southern Helmand provinces during Eid holidays, officials said on Wednesday.

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    The nuisance called gas-powered rickshaws

    JALALABAD (PAN): Doctors and residents say gas-powered rickshaws are a cause of several health problems in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province.

    Security and Crime

    Border police commander survives bomb attack

    JALALABAD (PAN): A border police commander escaped unhurt in a roadside blast that tore through his vehicle in the Qargahi district of eastern Laghman province, officials said on Friday.

    Security and Crime

    Explosives-packed car seized in Jalalabad

    JALALABAD (PAN): A possible explosion was averted with the seizure of an explosives-laden Suzuki car in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    Policeman killed in cross-border incursion

    JALALABAD (PAN): One border policeman was killed and five others were wounded during a clash with Pakistani security forces in eastern Kunar province on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime

    Casualties as Afghan, US troops clash in Achin

    JALALABAD (PAN): Several people were wounded during a clash between Afghan police and NATO-led troops in eastern Nangarhar province on Monday, officials said.

    Security and Crime

    Militants capture Nuristan elder

    JALALABAD (PAN):  The insurgents have kidnapped the Want Waigal Local Council chief in the remote eastern province of Nuristan, an official said on Monday.


    Tribal elders slam protests, suggest talks

    JALALABAD (PAN): Some tribal elders of eastern Laghman province denounced recent protests against the governor, suggesting the problems to be resolved through negotiations.


    Thousands rally against Laghman governor

    MEHTARLAM (PAN): Thousands of residents on Friday took to the streets against the governor of eastern Laghman province, demanding his immediate removal.

    Security and Crime

    ISAF kills attacker in ANA uniform

    JALALABAD (PAN): An Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, who opened fire on international troops, was killed in eastern Laghman province on Thursday, the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) said.