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    Accidents & Disasters

    5 killed in Samangan car-tanker collision

    AIBAK (PAN): Five people were killed and a sixth wounded when a car collided with a fuel tanker in western Samangan province on Wednesday, officials said.

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    Anti-locust drive launched in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): A three-month campaign against locust was launched in northern Samangan province on Sunday, after farmers complained the insects were damaging their crops, an official said.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Cold weather claims 21 lives in north

    TALOQN/AIBAK (PAN): Twenty-one people, most of them children, were killed and thousands of household animals perished as a result of the ongoing cold wave in northern Takhar and Samangan provinces,

    Accidents & Disasters

    9 injured in Samangan crash

    AIBAK (PAN): Nine people sustained injuries in a collision in Aibak, the capital of northern Samangan province, on Sunday, an official said.


    8-km road inaugurated in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): An eight-kilometre road, connecting several mountainous areas with the capital of northern Samangan province, was inaugurated on Saturday, an official said.


    Welfare projects executed in Baghlan

    AIBAK (PAN): More than 8,000 families benefited from the 44 welfare projects completed under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP) in the northern province of Baghlan, officials said on Thursday.


    Plan to boost Afghan forces being discussed: Ahmadzai

    AIBAK (PAN): A plan for training, equipping and supporting Afghan forces is being discussed with ministries of defence, interior and National Directorate of Security (NDS), the security transition commission head said on Thursday.

    Business & Economics

    Residents demand market for farm products

    AIBAK (PAN): The residents of two districts in northern Samangan province on Thursday said they had no market for their agricultural products.


    4,000 Samangan children vaccinated against measles

    AIBAK (PAN): Health officials in northern Samangan province on Wednesday said more than 40,000 children infected with measles had been vaccinated during a five-day campaign.

    Business & Economics

    Displaced families get warm clothes

    AIBAK (PAN): Warm clothing and other relief items were distributed to more than 300 families displaced by the ongoing dry spell in northern Samangan province on Wednesday, officials said.