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    Security and Crime

    Intelligence official killed in Khost gun attack

    KHOST CITY (PAN): A district intelligence chief was killed during a gun attack by the Taliban in southeastern Khost province late on Thursday, officials said.



    Security and Crime

    Paktia elder killed, his wife injured in operation

    KHOST CITY (PAN): Foreign troops killed a tribal elder and injured his wife and detained four other people during an operation in the southeastern province of Paktia, an official said on Wednesday.



    Health

    Specialization programme for doctors launched

    KHOST CITY (PAN): A specialization programme for doctors was launched at a ceremony in southeastern Khost province on Thursday, officials said.



    Reconstruction

    Work on AISA compound launched

    KHOST CITY (PAN): Construction work on a building for the Afghanistan Investment Support Agency (AISA) was launched in southeastern Khost province on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    27 would-be bombers held in Khost last year

    KHOST CITY (PAN): Nearly 94 suicide attacks were prevented and 27 would-be bombers captured in southeastern Khost province over the past one year, officials said on Saturday.



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    Energy project benefits thousands of families

    TALOQAN (PAN): With the execution of a power project, six-thousand of families in northern energy-deficient Takhar province gained access to electricity, officials said on Saturday.



    Governance

    Khost elders warn of election boycott

    KHOST CITY (PAN): A powerful figure in southeastern Khost province on Thursday criticised the election commission for indicating that no voting centres would be set up in insecure areas during next year’s presidential and provincial council polls.



    Security and Crime

    Abducted Khost child recovered

    KHOST CITY (PAN): An abducted child was rescued in the Qalandar district of southeastern Khost province, an official said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    NATO soldier shot injured by Afghan

     SHARAN (PAN): An Afghan soldier has shot injured his NATO counterpart in the latest insider attack in southeastern Paktika province, the governor’s office said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Jail official killed in blast; militants captured

     KHOST CITY/JALALABAD (PAN): A logistic officer of the central jail was killed along with a policeman in southeastern Khost, while four suspected rebels were captured in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Wednesday.