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    Security and Crime

    3 policemen died in Zabul blast

    KALAT (PAN): A mine blast left three police officials dead and six other wounded in southern Zabul province on Tuesday, an official said.



    Agriculture

    Agriculture institute opens in Zabul

    QALAT/PUL-I-ALAM (PAN): An agriculture institute for high school graduates was inaugurated in southern Zabul province, while the foundation stone of a hostel and a dining hall in another agriculture high school in central Logar was laid on Wednesday, officials said.



    Culture

    Qalat teachers threaten to close schools

     

    QALAT (PAN): A number of schoolteachers and students on Thursday warned of closing schools in Qalat, the capital of southern Zabul province, if the authorities did not provide teachers land plots.



    Security and Crime

    5 private guards killed in Zabul blast

    QALAT (PAN): Five guards of a private security company were killed on Monday when their vehicle struck a roadside bomb in the Shahr-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    11 insurgents killed in fresh clashes, blast

    SHARAN (PAN): Eleven Taliban insurgents and a policeman were killed in southeastern Paktika and southern Zabul provinces, officials said on Sunday.



    QALAT, Mar 14, 2012: Female public health workers attend a workshop on Mother-Child Health Protection in Qalat city, the capital of southern Zabul province.

    QALAT, Mar 13, 2012: Deputy Governor of southern Zabul province Muhammad Jan Rasulyar speaks to Pajhwok Afghan News during an exclusive interview.
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    QALAT, Mar 12, 2012: Police Chief of southern Zabul province, Brig. Gen. Fazal Ahmad Sherzad talks to Pajhwok Afghan News, during an exclusive interview.
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    Reconstruction

    Mansoori acknowledges Zabul as a neglected province

    QALAT (PAN): Rural Rehabilitation and Development Minister Jarullah Mansoori on Thursday acknowledged that southern Zabul province has been ignored in terms of development projects.



    Security and Crime

    Rebels held with tonnes of explosives in Zabul

    QALAT (PAN): Three suspected rebels were detained by National Directorate of Security (NDS) operatives with more than three tonnes of explosives on Monday, an official said.