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    Security and Crime

    Kapisa suicide bombing claims 3 lives

     CHARIKAR (PAN): Three people were killed and four others wounded in a suicide car bombing in the Tagab district of central Kapisa province on Friday, an official said.



    Security and Crime,Education

    Student killed as demo turns violent

    CHARIKAR (PAN): One student was killed and three others were injured after a protest against the replacement of their school principal turned violent in the Bagram district of central Parwan province, officials said on Thursday.



    Governance

    Anti-Pakistan rallies staged in Kapisa, Khost

    MAHMOOD RAQI/KHOST CITY (PAN): Thousands of people staged a protest in central Kapisa province on Monday, condemning Pakistan’s attack on Afghanistan and showed their willingness to defend the country.



    Security and Crime

    Soviet-era mass grave found in Bagram

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A mass grave, dating back to the 1970s when Soviet-backed communists were in power, has been unearthed in the Bagram district of central Parwan province, residents and officials claimed on Wednesday.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Salang Pass reopens for traffic

    CHARIKAR (PAN): The Salang Pass, linking Kabul with northern provinces, reopened on Tuesday for traffic after day-long closure due to snowfall and a hailstorm, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Woman guns down spouse in Parwan

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A woman gunned down her husband before she was shot dead by her brother in central Parwan province, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Cargo plane crash at Bagram base kills 7

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A US military-contracted cargo plane crashed in central Parwan province on Monday afternoon, killing seven crew members, all civilians, officials said.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Kapisa lightning kills girl, injures 11

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A young girl was killed and 11 members of her family were wounded when lightning struck their home in central Kapisa province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Hundreds rally against civilian deaths in Sarobi

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Hundreds of people on Saturday held a protest rally against what they claimed civilian deaths at the hands of foreign troops in central Kapisa province, northeast of Kabul.



    Culture

    Public rep’s arrest touches off protest

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Hundreds of people staged a protest against the arrest of a provincial council member in central Kapisa province on Sunday, officials said.