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    Kandahar municipality razes 20 shops

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Twenty shops constructed in violation of a master plan were destroyed by municipality in the capital of southern Kandahar province, an official said on Monday


    Complaints to be reviewed next week

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Seventy-four complaints have been recorded by provincial council candidates in southern Kandahar province, officials said on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    3 notorious insurgents held in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): Three militants involved in targeted killings and staging terrorist attacks were arrested in southern Kandahar province on Friday, a statement said.

    Security and Crime

    4 policemen killed, 3 missing in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): Four policemen were killed in an attack by rebels and three others went missing in the Ghorak district of southern Kandahar province, an official said Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    Kandahar blasts claim 2 lives

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): Two civilians were killed in two separate bomb blasts in the Panjwai district of southern Kandahar province on Tuesday, officials said.


    Surveys for two-lane Kandahar Spinboldak highway begins

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): The survey for two-lane Kandahar-Spinboldak carriageway in this southern province would be completed within a month, an official said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime

    Anti-poppy drive launched in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): Nearly 60 acres of land were cleared of poppy crops as a drive against the illicit cultivation has been launched in southern Kandahar on Thursday, an official said.


    Partial vote recount ordered in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR (Pajhwok): Independent Election Commission (IEC) officials on Wednesday started recounting suspect votes in southern Kandahar province following allegations of fraud and other irregularities in the April 5 elections, an official said.


    Dahla dam’s walls being raised by 8 metres

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Water and Energy Minister Arif Noorzai on Monday said they planned to reconstruct and raise by eight metres the walls of Dahla Dam in southern Kandahar province.

    Security and Crime

    Unmanned ISAF plane crashes in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): An unmanned ISAF plane crashed on Sunday in the Panjwai district of southern Kandahar province, an official said.