Latest News

    Obaidullah Baidar

    Keywords:

    Other Reports

    Security and Crime

    Laghman bombing leaves 1 dead, 14 injured

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): One person was killed and 14 others were injured in a bomb blast in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, on Friday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Commander among 10 ALP personnel killed

    QALAT/MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Ten Afghan Local Police (ALP) officials, including a commander, were killed in two fresh incidents of violence in southern Zabul and eastern Laghman provinces, officials said on Wednesday.



    Security and CrimeNo details available

    Women among 18 injured in Laghman blast

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): Eighteen people, including three women, were wounded on Friday when a magnetic bomb exploded in Mehtarlam, the capital of eastern Laghman province, the governor’s spokesman said.



    Security and Crime

    8 security men killed in Laghman, Paktia

    MEHTARLAM (Pajhwok): At least five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers and three Afghan Local Police (ALP) members have been killed in separate security incidents in southeastern Paktia and eastern Laghman provinces, officials said on Tuesday.



    Governance

    Clash reported in Laghman; 3 Kunar polling centers closed

    ASADABAD/METARLAM (Pajhwok): Bomb blast in Alingar and gunfire in Qarghio districts of eastern Laghman were reported, with voting in three polling stations of another eastern Kunar province delayed indefinitely, officials said Saturday.



    Security and Crime

    Gunmen torch Laghman school’s record room

    MEHTARLAM (PAN): Unidentified gunmen set fire to the record room of a girls’ school overnight in eastern Laghman province, torching text books and copies of the holy Quran, officials said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Above 2,000 ANA, police recruits complete training

    KABUL (PAN): About 2,164 Afghan National Army (ANA) and police recruits were awarded certificates on completing their training programmes in Nangarhar, Laghman and Kandahar provinces, officials said on Thursday.  



    MEHTAR-E-Lam, May 17, 2012: Officers of the 201 Selab Military Corps at 1st battalion of 2nd brigade pose for a photo session in eastern Laghman province.

    MEHTAR-E-Lam, May 17, 2012: Officers of the 201 Selab Military Corps at 1st battalion of 2nd brigade pose for a photo session in eastern Laghman province.

    Security and Crime

    5 ANA soldiers killed in Laghman blast

    MEHTARLAM (PAN): Five Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and two others wounded in a roadside bombing in eastern Laghman province, officials said on Monday.