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    4 dead in Samangan coalmine collapse

    AIBAK (Pajhwok): Four workers were killed when a coalmine tunnel collapsed in the Dara-i-Sauf Bala district of northern Samangan province, an official said on Saturday.

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    9 soldiers killed, 20 injured in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): Nine Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and 20 others injured after their vehicle overturned in the Hazrat-i-Sultan district of northern Samangan province on Monday, an official said.


    Samangan Agriculture Faculty inaugurated

    AIBAK (PAN): A newly-established faculty of agriculture at a higher education institute was inaugurated in northern Samangan province on Wednesday, an official said.

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    2 killed, 8 hurt in Samangan accidents

    AIBAK (PAN): Two people were killed and eight others injured in separate traffic accidents in northern Samangan province on Monday, officials said.

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    Colds snap damages Samangan almond gardens

    AIBAK (PAN): Local officials on Thursday said the ongoing heavy snowfall and cold weather had destroyed most of almond trees in northern Samangan province.

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    4 killed in Badakhshan avalanches

    FAIZABAD (PAN): Avalanches killed four people and injured eight others in the rugged northeastern province of Badakhshan, an official said on Sunday.


    Work on Samangan road launched

    AIBAK (PAN): Construction work on a 15 kilometres road was launched in the Khuramsar Bagh district of northern Samangan province on Monday, an official said.


    Thousands protest Rabbani murder

    AIBAK (PAN): Thousands of residents of northern Samangan province on Wednesday protested the assassination of former president Prof. Burhanuddin Rabbani, blocking the Kabul-Mazar-i-Sharif highway.

    Business & Economics

    3,500 families benefit from water projects

    AIBAK (PAN): About 3,500 families benefitted from the inauguration of four drinking water projects in Hazrat-i-Sultan and Khuram Sarbagh districts of northern Samangan province, officials said on Monday.

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    Security no more a problem for Samangan coalmines

    AIBAK (PAN): A major security problem facing coalmines in central Afghanistan has been resolved with the surrender of an anti-government group in the area, officials said on Sunday.