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    3 Afghan soldiers beheaded

    JALALABAD (PAN): Three Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were beheaded by unidentified gunmen in eastern Nuristan province, an official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Private security guards among 8 killed

    HERAT CITY/JALALABAD (PAN): Two guards of a private security company were killed and as many injured during a roadside bombing in Karokh district of western Herat province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistan accused of seizing Afghan territory

    JALALABAD (PAN): Pakistani forces have occupied 43 square kilometres area of Afghanistan in the eastern province of Nangarhar over the past 10 years, an official claimed on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    ISAF asked to deploy local police to Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): The Nangarhar government on Thursday urged the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) to raise a local police force in the seven districts, where the interior ministry has approved their deployment.



    Education

    Militants blow up Nangarhar school

    JALALABAD (PAN): Unidentified gunmen blew up a boys’ school in the Achin district of eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Rebel commander clad in women’s clothes shot dead

    JALALABAD (PAN): A Taliban commander wearing women’s clothes was killed during a security operation in the eastern province of Laghman, officials said on Tuesday.



    Education

    1,936 vie for 280 teacher posts in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): A total of 1,936 students of 12th and 14th grades, including 600 females, sat entrance exams for teachers’ jobs in the eastern province of Nangarhar, officials said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Nuristan road blockades send food prices soaring

    JALALABAD (PAN): Officials said food prices have spiraled as roads linking Kamdesh and Barg-i-Matal districts of Nuristan with eastern Kunar province remained closed.



    Security and Crime

    Girl decapitated in Nangarhar

    JALALABAD (PAN): The decapitated body of a 17-year-old girl was found in the Khogyani district of eastern Nangarhar province on Friday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    Pak army has built posts on Afghan soil: Officials

    JALALABAD (PAN): Pakistani soldiers have occupied borders area in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, where they have built check-posts protected with barbed wires, officials and residents said.