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    Election observer kidnapped, beaten in Khost

    KABUL (Pajhwok): An election observer on Sunday said he was severely beaten after being abducted by some gunmen in southeastern Khost province.



    Culture

    New book on Waziristan launched

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A new book--- Waziristan Wrostai Tamzai--- (Waziristan: The last stand) has been launched in Pashto language which is available in the market.



    Security and Crime

    Mutasim may be deported to Kabul: aide

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Veteran Taliban leader Agha Jan Mutasim has been put under house-arrest by the authorities in the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a close aide confided to Pajhwok Afghan News on Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Photos, videos show ballots torched, thrown out

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pajhwok Afghan News has obtained some video clips and photos that show many ballot papers have either been torched or thrown out.



    Sports

    Probables for ACC Premier League named

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Cricket Board (ACB) has announced a 20-member list of probables for the ACC Premier League Cricket Tournament to be held in Malaysia between April 30 and May 7, an official said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    6 police killed in suicide attack in front of MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Six policemen were killed on Wednesday when a suicide bomber blew himself up in front of the Ministry of Interior (MoI) in Kabul, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    4 would-be suicide bombers detained: MoI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Security forces have detained four would-be suicide bombers in southeastern Paktia and southern Kandahar provinces, the Ministry of Interior (MoI) said on Monday.



    Security and Crime

    Foreign observers pulling out; EU team stays

    KABUL (Pajhwok): International election observers are preparing to leave Kabul following a string of deadly Taliban attacks in the heart of the central capital, a source said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Attacks won’t derail elections: Amarkhel

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Independent Election Commission (IEC) and Afghans remain committed to holding transparent polls and rebel assaults would not deter them from pursuing their objective, an official said.



    Governance

    Qanuni appears before lower house tomorrow

    KABUL (Pajhwok): First Vice-President-designate Mohammad Younus Qanuni would be introduced to the Wolesi Jirga, or lower house of the parliament, on Tuesday, an official said on Monday.