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    Production of sugar surges in Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): The production of brown sugar has doubled as farmers’ increased growing sugar beet in northern Bghlan province.



    Governance

    Rassoul promises projects for Baghlan

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Addressing a campaign rally, presidential runner Dr. Zalmai Rassoul on Monday said implementing development projects in northern Baghlan province was among his primary objectives if he won the April elections.



    Governance

    Abdullah to develop Baghlan’s mining sector

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Presidential runner Dr Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday addressed a campaign rally in northern Baghlan province, explaining his future plans for the country.



    Accidents & Disasters

    Building collapse causes casualties

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Two people were killed and three others injured on Sunday when their two-storey house collapsed following heavy rains in northern Baghlan province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Men kidnapping children to Pakistan detained

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Police on Saturday detained three individuals in southern Baghlan province allegedly transferring 27 children to Pakistan, an official said.



    Governance

    Group arrested with night letters in Baghlan

    MAIMANA (Pajhwok): Police have arrested a group they accused of distributing threatening letters to locals warning them against participation in the April elections in northern Baghlan province, an official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    3 civilians killed in Baghlan blast

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): A roadside bomb left three civilians dead in the Dushi district of northern Baghlan province on Wednesday when the car they were travelling in hit a roadside bomb.



    Security and Crime

    3 civilians killed in Baghlan blast

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): A roadside bomb left three civilians dead in the Dushi district of northern Baghlan province on Wednesday when the car they were travelling in hit a roadside bomb.



    Security and Crime

    3 Baghlan polling stations under threat

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): The number of polling stations under security threat in northern Baghlan province has fallen from eight to three, officials said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Public rep accused of aiding gunmen

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Residents of the Burka district of northern Baghlan province on Monday held a protest against gunmen involved in killing civilians and accused a provincial council member of backing outlaws.