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    30 complaints registered against PC runners

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): The Independent Electoral Complaints Commission (ECC) on Tuesday said it had received about 30 complaints against provincial council (PC) candidates in southern Kandahar.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban-designated governor detained

    KANDAHAR/KABUL (PAN): A Taliban-designated governor for central Zabul province was detained along with 19 rebels in two separate operations by Afghan soldiers, the Ministry of Defence (MoD) said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    6 rebels killed, 11 wounded in Ghazni clash

    GHAZNI CITY (PAN): Six militants were killed and nearly a dozen others wounded during a clash with Afghan army troops in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    1 killed, 3 injured in Kandahar cemetery blast

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): A bomb blast killed a public representative and injured his three friends as they visited a cemetery in the southern city of Kandahar, police said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime

    Policeman guns down 3 colleagues in Zabul

     KANDAHAR (PAN): A policeman has shot dead three of his colleagues in the Shamalzai district of southern Zabul province, an official said on Tuesday.


    1,800 appear in Kandahar University entry test

    KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Nearly 1,800 students, including 200 girls, appeared in a university entrance test in southern Kandahar province, officials said. 


    ISAF supply trucks cross into Afghanistan

    KANDAHAR CITY/ISLAMABAD (PAN): For the first time in nearly eight months, NATO supply trucks on Thursday crossed into Afghanistan through the Chaman border crossing in Pakistan’s southwestern Balochistan province, officials said.

    Security and Crime

    47 militants killed in joint operations

    KABUL/KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Forty-seven militants were killed during a string of security operations in several provinces over the past 24 hours, officials said on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    18 killed in fresh spate of violence

    JALALABAD/KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Seventeen Taliban and a policeman were killed and another 16 people wounded in violence-related incidents in three provinces, officials said on Wednesday.