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MAIMANA (PAN): Eleven militants were killed and three others, including a Taliban shadow district chief, injured in an International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) air raid in northwestern Faryab province, the Afghan military said on Friday.The... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): A doctor working for the Coordination of Afghan Relief (CoAR), an Afghan non-profit organisation, and his driver were abducted by suspected insurgents in northern Faryab province, officials said on Thursday.The two were travelling in... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Taliban militants blew up a school in the Qaisar district of northwestern Faryab province, officials said on Thursday.The bomb attack happened in the Chichakto village, police spokesman, Syed Masood, told Pajhwok Afghan News. The... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): The first- ever radio station, aimed at airing health-related programmes, started operating in northern Faryab province on Saturday.Formally inaugurated on Saturday, the Norwegian-funded radio would broadcast programmes for 15 days on... read more
MAIMANA/HERAT CITY (PAN): More than 270 Taliban fighters have joined the peace process in Badghis, Faryab and Helmand provinces, officials said on Wednesday.Fifteen groups of 250 insurgents surrendered in northwestern Badghis, the Afghan spy service... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) seized 22 antiques, intended to be smuggled abroad, in northern Faryab province, officials said on Monday.The artifacts were recovered from a house in the provincial capital on the basis of... read more
KABUL (PAN): US Marines killed four Taliban fighters disguised in police uniform in southern Helmand province, a hotbed of Taliban activity, an official said on Tuesday.The insurgents wanted to ambush government officials in Pach village of Sangin... read more
MIAMANA (PAN): Police have found three dead bodies, charred beyond recognition, in northern Faryab province, officials said on Tuesday.The bodies, including one beheaded, were found dumped in the Khwaja Paitakht area on the outskirts Miamana City on... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Taliban have killed two kidnapped engineers working for a local company in captivity in northern Faryab province, an official said on Saturday.The insurgents seized the three in Pashtunkot district 15 days ago, police chief, Brig. Gen... read more
MIAMANA (PAN): Heavy snowfall has blocked a road connecting Kohistan district to the capital Miamian in northern Faryab province over the past one week, officials and residents said on Saturday.Resident Asadullah told Pajhwok Afghan News the road... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): A provincial intelligence chief succumbed to his injuries at an ISAF health facility in Mazar-i-Sharif, the capital of northern Balkh province, on Monday, officials said.Faryab National Directorate of Security (NDS) head, Brig. Gen.... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): A child was killed when a suicide bomber targeted the vehicle of an intelligence official, who was wounded along with six others, in the northern province of Faryab on Monday, officials said.The bomber detonated his explosives next to... read more
MAIMANA (PAN):  An elderly woman was injured when foreign troops raided her house in the northern province of Faryab, officials said on Sunday.The 50-year-old was injured during Saturday's operation, which was conducted without coordination... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Four employees of a French organisation have been released by their abductors after tribal elders intervened, two days after the abduction in northern Faryab province, an official said on Monday.The Agency for Technical Cooperation... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Unidentified gunmen abducted four Afghans working for a French organization in northern Faryab province on Monday, officials said.The four workers of Agency for Technical Co-operation and Development (ACTED) were kidnapped on their... read more
MAIMANA (PAN):  More than 1,000 families would benefit from nine welfare projects, which were executed under the National Solidarity Programme (NSP) in northern Faryab province, officials said on Sunday.Funded by the Ministry of Rural... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): A woman and a child were among three civilians killed in a bombing in northern Faryab province, officials said on Sunday.The explosion took place when a roadside bomb struck a motorcycle in the south of Almar district, claiming three... read more
LASHKARGAH (PAN): Seven Taliban were detained by intelligence operatives in Lashkargah, the capital of southern Helmand province, officials said on Thursday.In western Faryab province, a fighter was captured by residents after a clash in the Arab... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Eight people perished and one was injured in a head-on collision in northern Faryab province, officials said on Tuesday.The accident occurred near the border between Andkhoi and Khwaja Dukoh districts, where a Hino truck collided with... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Seventeen Taliban fighters were killed and 20 others, including a commander, detained during an operation by Afghan forces in northern Faryab province, an official said on Monday.The operation was conducted by the commando unit of the... read more
MAINANA (PAN): A former commander of the National Islamic Movement of Afghanistan, led by Gen. Abdul Rashid Dostum, and two of his associates were killed during a Taliban attack in northern Faryab province, officials said on Tuesday.Azizullah was... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Two worshippers were killed and 14 others wounded in a bomb explosion inside a mosque in the Almar district of western Faryab province on Friday, officials said. Attached to a motorcycle, the explosive device went off after Juma... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): New Kabul Bank and Azizi Bank customers complain of waiting for long periods of time to receive or send money in the northwestern province of Faryab, officials said on Wednesday. In Maimana, the provincial capital, each of the two... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): New Kabul Bank and Azizi Bank customers complain of waiting for long periods of time to receive or send money in the northwestern province of Faryab, officials said on Wednesday. In Maimana, the provincial capital, each of the two... read more
QALA-I-NAW/MAIMANA (PAN): Groups of government opponents joined the peace process in northern Badghis and Faryab province, Col. Abubakar, deputy chief of the National Directorate of Security, told Pajhwok Afghan News. In Badghis, the men were from... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Reconstruction work on the runway of the airport in northwestern Faryab province was launched by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) on Saturday, officials said. The 13 metres wide and 2,000 metres long... read more
QALA-I-NAW/MAIMANA (PAN): Six Taliban fighters and a local policeman were killed in two separate clashes in Badghis and Faryab provinces, officials said on Monday. Five rebels were killed on Sunday night when they attacked a police checkpoint in... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): Five people were killed when the van they were travelling in struck a roadside bomb in western Faryab province on Friday, an official said. At least one man was wounded, as the vehicle was blown up in the Haider Khana area of Qaisar... read more
MAIMANA (PAN) Residents of western Faryab province have voiced serious concerns about the safety of travelling on the Maimana – Ankhoi highway. According to residents, the highway has experienced regular clashes between security forces and... read more
MAIMANA (PAN): One Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier, one policeman, and seven insurgents were killed during a joint operation carried out by Afghan and foreign troops in the northern province of Faryab, officials said on Sunday. The operation,... read more
PUL-I-ALAM/ MAIMANA (PAN): Unidentified gunmen shot dead a former jihadi commander in the central province of Logar on Tuesday, police said. Kaka, a former commander of the Ittihad Party, was gunned down in the Surkhabad area of Mohammad Agha... read more

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