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    JALALABAD, Dec 29, 2011: A wounded policeman gives details of a blast that occurred in Said Market in Jalalabad, the provincial capital of eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Dec 29, 2011: Drug sacks are displayed after recovered from a car in eastern Nangarhar province.
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    JALALABAD, Dec 29, 2011: A counternarcotics officials recovers drugs hidden in a vehicle in eastern Nangarhar province.

    JALALABAD, Dec 29, 2011: Workers wash a carpet, the country's largest, after the rug was completed in eastern Nangarhar province.

    Business & Economics

    Nangarhar craftsmen weave country's largest carpet

    JALALABAD (PAN): A group of skilled carpet weavers produced Afghanistan's largest rug in eastern Nangarhar province, a representative of the craftsmen said on Thursday.



    JALALABAD, Dec 27, 2011: Border police officers parade two drugs traffickers with opium seized from them in eastern Nangarhar province.
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    Business & Economics

    Number of literate people in east to reach 29,000

    JALALABAD (PAN): The number of literate people in eastern provinces of the country is expected to reach 29,000 over the next three years, officials said on Tuesday.



    JALALABAD, Dec 24, 2011: Residents of eastern Nangarher province offer collective prayers to seek rainfall .
    Hundreds of people attended the prayers seeking rid of the ongoing drought.

    Security and Crime

    Militants lay down arms in Kunar

    ASAD ABAD (PAN): Nine militants, including a commander, joined peace process in eastern Kunar province, a senior official said on Saturday.



    JALALABAD, Dec 21, 2011: Head of the Wadan Afghanistan Organization, Dr Sher Ali Mumand, distributes food stuff among war-affected families in eastern Nangarhar province.