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    Police chief among 7 dead in attacks

    TIRINKOT (PAN): A police commander was among seven people killed in a string of violent incidents in Uruzgan, Paktika and Zabul provinces, local officials on Thursday.

    Security and Crime

    Senior edu officials killed, wounded in Paktika blast

    SHARAN (PAN): Four senior education department officials were killed and six others wounded during a Taliban attack in southeastern Paktika province on Tuesday, officials said.

    Security and Crime

    3 Paktika local policemen detained with suicide vest

    SHARAN (PAN): Three local policemen and a resident were arrested for carrying a suicide vest in a police vehicle in southeastern Paktika province on Thursday, an official said.


    False view of Islam among Americans: US envoy

    SHARAN (PAN): US President Barak Obama's special envoy during his visit to southeastern Paktika province on Wednesday said most Americans view Islam as a religion of insecurity due to negative activities of some people, officials said.

    Business & Economics

    Paktika traders boycott Pakistani currency

    SHARAN (PAN): Businessmen and shopkeepers in southeastern Paktika province on Tuesday promised a boycott of the Pakistani currency that was causing them losses.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Students protest raid on Paktika madrassa

    SHARAN (PAN): Hundreds of people on Wednesday rallied against foreign troops for what they called desecration of the Quran during an overnight raid on a religious school in southeastern Paktika pro


    Arrest of journalist’s killers demanded

    SHARAN (PAN): The journalists’ association in southeastern Paktika province on Thursday demanded the immediate arrest of the killers of the Melma Radio manager.  

    Security and Crime

    6 rebels, 2 policemen killed in Ghazni clash

    SHARAN (PAN): Six Taliban fighters and two policemen hailing from southeastern Paktika province were killed during a clash in neighbouring Ghazni province, an official said on Monday.


    Paktika students to have Internet facility

    SHARAN (PAN): Students of southeastern Paktika province would be provided with the Internet facility, the governor said at a ceremony on Thursday.

    Business & Economics

    Food aid distributed in Paktika and Kunar

    SHARNA/ASADABAD (PAN): Food aid was distributed to hundreds of poor families in Paktika and Kunar province on Monday, officials said.