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    Muhammad Barat


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    Samangan business market inaugurated

    AIBAK (PAN): The second business market in the capital of northern Samangan province was inaugurated by municipality officials on Wednesday.

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    Flood-hit families receive aid

    AIBAK (PAN): Tonnes of food items, provided by the World Food Programme (WFP) and the government of Turkey, were distributed to 1,072 flood-affected families in the Dar-i-Sauf district of


    Uplift schemes executed in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): Seven development projects were executed under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP) in northern Samangan province on Saturday, officials said.


    Samangan to get $1 million for reconstruction

    AIBAK (PAN): A senior Afghan police commander in the north has promised that one million US dollars would be given to northern Samangan for reconstruction and development projects in the province.<

    Business & Economics

    Samangan coalmine revenue sees major boost

    AIBAK (PAN): A three-fold increase has been registered in revenues from the Dara-i-Sauf coalmine in northern Samangan province, compared to last year's income, officials said on Sunday.


    School buildings constructed in Samangan

    AIBAK (PAN): New buildings for two schools, funded by the Japan government and UNICF, were inaugurated in northern Samangan province on Thursday, an official said.

    AIBAK, Sept 18, 2010: A number of women wait for their turn at a crowded polling station in northern Samangan.

    Security and Crime

    3 Taliban killed in Faryab

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF/AIBAK (PAN): A clash between police and Taliban militants left three Taliban dead in northern Faryab province while in Samangan, two bombs struck an election logistic supplying convoy, officials said on Thursday.


    Samangan is all set to hold elections

    AIBAK (PAN): Security and election officials in northern Samangan province say that serious security measures have been put in place to ensure the September 18 election day passed off peacefully.


    3 IEC staffers dismissed

    AIBAK (PAN): Three employees of the Independent Election Commission (IEC) have been fired for having close links with parliamentary candidates in northern Samangan province, officials said on Wednesday.