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    273 incidents of child rights abuses reported

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): As many as 273 incidents of violence against children have been registered in southern Kandahar province this solar year, an Afghanistan Independent Human Rights Commission (AIHRC) official said on Thursday.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    Kandahar PC flays Dangam assault

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Condemning insurgent attacks on residents of Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, the Kandahar provincial council (PC) on Thursday asked the government to increase the number of security forces in the troubled town.


    Over 2,000 sit entrance exam in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): More than 2,000 high school graduates, including 400 females, on Saturday appeared in the university entry test in southern Kandahar province, an official said.

    Security and Crime,Accidents & Disasters

    4 killed, 9 injured in Kandahar incidents

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): One person was killed and nine others injured in a traffic accident in southern Kandahar province, where three persons had been found dead under mysterious circumstances, officials said on Saturday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    ANA vehicle crashes into bus, 5 troops injured

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): An Afghan National Army’s vehicle crashed into a passenger bus in the capital of southern Kandahar province on Thursday, leaving five soldiers injured, an official said.

    Security and Crime

    Infighting leaves ALP commander dead

    KANDAHAR/JALALABAD (Pajhwok): An Afghan Local Police (ALP) commander and a member were killed and four others wounded as a result of infighting in southern Kandahar province, officials said on Tuesday.

    Security and Crime

    5 civilians killed, 5 wounded in Kandahar blasts

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): At least five civilians were killed and as many wounded in two separate bomb explosions in southern Kandahar province on Thursday, officials said.

    Security and Crime,Education

    School principal, policeman killed in Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen shot dead a high school principal in southern Kandahar province on Tuesday, an official said.


    Kandahar’s deputy governor laid to rest

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The deputy governor of southern Kandahar province, Abdul Qayyum Patyal, was laid to rest on Monday in a graveyard on the Kandahar University campus, where he was gunned down by unknown assailants a day earlier.

    Security and Crime

    Kandahar's deputy governor dies in gun attack

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): The deputy governor of southern Kandahar province, Abdul Qayum Patyal, on Sunday died in hospital of serious wounds he sustained in a gun attack by unknown assailants, a doctor confirmed.