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    5 dead, 2 injured as rival groups clash

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Five people were killed in a clash between two rival groups in the Jabalus Saraj district of central Parwan province on Friday, authorities said.



    Accidents & Disasters

    3 injured, shops burnt as fuel tanker explodes

    CHARIKAR (PAN): Three people were wounded and several shops burnt after a fuel tanker exploded on Monday in Charikar, the capital of central Parwan provincial, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    ALP contingent set for deployment to Parwan

    CHARIKAR (PAN): A 300-member contingent of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) would be deployed to the Koh-i-Safi district of central Parwan province, an official said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    7 ANA troops among 53 killed

    CHARIKAR/KABUL (PAN): Forty-six fighters have been killed in the Shinwari district of central Parwan province over the past 24 hours, an official said on Sunday. The Taliban, however, rejected the claim as false.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistani suspects arrested in Panjsher

    PARAKH (PAN): Five people, including four Pakistanis, were arrested by police on charges of disruptive activities in central Panjsher province on Sunday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Panjsher suicide attack: 4 held

    PARAKH (PAN): Four suspects were arrested on Monday in connection with a May 29 suicide attack that killed seven people at the governor’s house in central Panjsher province, police said.



    Security and Crime

    57 Kapisa dwellers released

    MEHMOOD RAQI (PAN): Fifty-seven of the 65 suspected insurgents were released in central Kapisa province on Thursday, a day after they were arrested by a joint Afghan-US force, an official said.



    Accidents & Disasters

    7 suicide bombers killed in Panjsher

    KABUL (PAN): A group of suicide bombers stormed the governor’s office in central Pajnsher province early Wednesday morning, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    5 AWCC guards killed in Kabul bomb attack

    KABUL (PAN): The Afghan Wireless Communication Company (AWCC) chairman survived a roadside bomb explosion that killed his five bodyguards in the Qarah Bagh district of central Kabul province, police said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime

    Anti-drug police officer, 7 rebels killed in clashes

    MEHMOOD RAQI (PAN): Seven rebels and a police officer were killed during separate clashes in central Kapisa and northeastern Badakhshan provinces, officials said.