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    Kunaris stage protest against Pakistani shelling

    ASADABAD (PAN): Hundreds of people in eastern Kunar province on Sunday held a protest demonstration against cross-border rocket attacks by Pakistani forces into Dangam district of the province, an official and residents said.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistani rockets hit Kunar as Nawaz visits Kabul

    ASADABAD (PAN): Police claimed Pakistani military fired at least 38 long-range rockets into border districts in eastern Kunar province on Saturday, the day Pakistani prime minister arrived in Kabul for a day-long visit.



    Security and Crime

    4 lady teachers injured in mortar attack

    ASADABAD (PAN): Four lady teachers were wounded on Monday when mortar shells struck their school in the Ghaziabad district of eastern Kunar province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Suicide bombers’ mentor detained

    ASADABAD (PAN): Police on Sunday claimed arresting a person, who allegedly abetted and incited youngsters and mentored them for carrying out suicide attacks, in eastern Kunar province.



    Security and Crime

    10 rebels perish in security operations

    ASADABAD/KANDAHAR CITY (PAN): Ten militants have been killed and 10 security personnel injured in security offensives and other incidents of violence in different parts of the country, officials said Saturday.



    Reconstruction

    Work on power dam launched in Kunar

    ASADABAD (PAN): Construction work has been launched on the Managi power dam in eastern Kunar province, said Governor Shujaul Mulk Jalala.



    Security and Crime

    Policeman, 2 civilian dead in Kunar blast

    ASADABAD (PAN): Two civilians and a policeman were killed and two others injured in a roadside bombing in eastern Kunar province, a provincial security official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Houses of several ALP personnel set alight

    ASADABAD (PAN): Suspected insurgents have set alight houses of several Afghan Local Police (ALP) members in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Governance

    Kunar residents complain of graft in courts

    ASADABAD (PAN): Residents of eastern Kunar province complain of rising corruption in judicial organs, but the chief judge promises prosecution of those involved in graft.



    Governance

    Over 33,000 Kunar women get voter cards

    ASADABAD (PAN): In the lead-up to next year’s presidential and provincial council elections, voter registration cards have been distributed to 92,000 people, including 33,000 women, in eastern Kunar province, an official said on Saturday.