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    New radio station goes on air in Kapisa

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): A newly-established radio station on Thursday launched broadcasts from a seminary in central Kapisa province.

    Security and Crime

    Policemen among 11 killed in violence

    FARAH CIY/MAHMOOD RAQI/QALAT (Pajhwok): Four people, including two policemen, and seven militants were killed and ten civilians wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Wednesday.

    Security and Crime,Social

    Tagab residents urge truce until harvest

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Residents of the Tagab district of central Kapisa province on Monday urged security forces and militants to observe a ceasefire until they harvested pomegranates and plums.


    Judicial organs start functioning in Alasai

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): With marked improvement in the security situation, judicial organs in the Alasai district of central Kapisa province have started functioning for the first time, an official said Saturday.

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    Warlords’ rivalry forces many to flee Kapisa

    MAHMUD-I-RAQI (Pajhwok): Continued fighting between two warlords in central Kapisa province has forced many residents to leave homes for safer places, local said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    15 rebels killed in Maidan, Kapisa clashes

    MAIDAN SHAHAR/MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Fifteen insurgents have been killed and 23 others wounded in a series of operations in central Maidan Wardak and Kapisa provinces, officials said on Tuesday.


    Education improves in insecure Kapisa towns

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Most of the problems facing the education sector in militancy-hit districts of central Kapisa province have been resolved for the first time during the past 12 years, teachers and students say.

    Security and Crime

    Alasai residents initiate anti-Taliban uprising

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Residents of Alasai district have initiated an uprising to expel Taliban militants from their villages in central Kapisa province, the governor said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime,Education

    Students among 5 killed in fresh violence

    JALALABAD/MAHMUD RAQI (Pajhwok): At least five civilians, including two students, were killed and three others wounded in separate incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Ex-jihadi commander among 4 killed

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Four people, including a former jihadi commander, have been gunned down by suspected rebels in central Kapisa province, an official said on Saturday.