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    2 couples killed in Baghlan, Jawzjan

    PUL-I-KHUMRI/SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Two men and as many women were killed in separate incidents in northern Baghlan and Jawzjan provinces, officials said on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban execute woman’s killer in Jawzjan

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): An individual who killed a woman in northern Jawzjan province has been shot dead by the Taliban.

    Security and Crime

    Woman stabbed to death, daughter injured

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): A woman has been stabbed to death in the Muradyan district of Jawzjan, taking to 33 the number of females killed in the northern province this year, officials said on Tuesday.


    Journalists warn Jawzjan governor of boycott

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Journalists on Wednesday vowed to indefinitely boycott the governor’s house in northern Jawzjan province if security guards there did not stop misbehaving with them.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Snowfall claims 10 lives in Jawzjan

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Heavy snowfall, accompanied by a severe cold wave, has killed 10 people and 920 domestic animals in Darz Aab and Qush Tepa districts of northern Jawzjan province, officials said on Wednesday.

    Security and Crime

    2 dead in attack on Jawzjan check-post

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): A militant and a civilian were killed two gas enterprise employees wounded in an attack on a check-post in northern Jawzjan province, security officials said on Monday.     


    Spare no effort for peace with rebels, govt urged

    SHIBARGHAN (PAN): Participants of a huge gathering in this capital city of northwestern Jawzjan province on Sunday asked the government to adopt all possible measures to make peace and end the insurgency.

    Security and Crime

    Woman commits suicide due to poverty

    SHIBERGHAN (PAN): A woman has committed suicide due to dire financial straits in northern Jawzjan province, an official said on Sunday.


    Jawzjan girl bartered for goats, food items

    SHIBEGHAN (PAN): A father sold his minor daughter to a 35 years old man in return for some animals and food items, officials said Thursday.


    Young woman found hanged in Jawzjan

    SHIBERGHAN (PAN): The body of a young woman has been found in the Muradyan district of northern Jawzjan province, where 24 females were killed in 2013, officials said on Tuesday.