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    Taliban’s plan to destabilise country foiled

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The Kandahar police chief on Thursday claimed foiling Taliban’s plan to destabilise the country as a result of a successful military action in Zherai district.


    Reconstruction work on bridge launched

     KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Reconstruction work on Bagh Bridge on the Kandahar-Herat highway began on Tuesday, an official said.

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    Kandahar offensive leaves 32 militants dead

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): At least 32 militants, including two suicide bombers, were killed during a clearing operation in Maiwand, Panjwai and Zherai districts of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Tuesday.


    Ghani, Abdullah attend Hashmat’s memorial service

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Both presidential candidates Dr. Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai and Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Sunday attended a memorial service for President Hamid Karzai’s slain cousin Hashmat Khalil Karzai in southern Kandahar province.

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    6 rebels killed in attack on police chief home

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Six insurgents laced with guns and suicide vests were shot dead during a battle with police guarding the home of the provincial police chief in the Spin Boldak town of southern Kandahar province, officials said.

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    Registan police chief killed along with 5 guards

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The police chief for Registan district of southern Kandahar province was killed along with five colleagues during a clash that left seven insurgents dead on Saturday, an official said.


    10,000 Kandahar children hit by diarrhea

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): As many as 10,000 children were infected by diarrhea over the past four months in southern Kandahar province, an official and residents said on Sunday.

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    Bike bomb kills two police in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): A remote-controlled bomb attached to a motorcycle killed two policemen on Tuesday, an official said.

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    Policeman guns down public representative

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Police have gunned down a provincial council member in southern Kandahar province, an official said on Tuesday.