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    7 killed in Kunduz, Ghazni blasts

    KUNDUZ CITY/GHAZNI CITY (PAN): A security guard was killed and eight civilians injured when a magnetic bomb placed beneath the vehicle of a district chief went off in northern Kunduz province on Monday, an official said.

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    German soldier wounded in Kunduz attack

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): Two German soldiers with the International Security Assistance Force (ISAF) were wounded in a militant attack in northern Kunduz province, the defence ministry in Berlin announced on Thursday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    130 rescued after floods hit Takhar's village

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A senior official said on Thursday 130 people were rescued and evacuated to safer places after three days of flooding in the Ishkamish district of northern Takhar province.

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    Woman among 3 held in abduction case

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A woman was among three abductors caught red-handed in the northern province of Kunduz, officials said on Tuesday.

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    3 policemen killed in Kuduz blast

    KUNDUZ (PAN): Two police officers and a constable were killed and two others, including a civilian, were injured in a roadside bombing in northern Kunduz province on Thursday, an official said.

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    Taliban military official killed in air raid

    KABUL (PAN): A Taliban military official in charge of northern Kunduz province was killed, along with his four fighters, during a joint operation by Afghan and international soldiers, local officials said on Sunday.

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    95 tonnes of heroin smuggled to Central Asia annually

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): The Ministry of Counternarcotics on Thursday said more than 95 tonnes of heroine were annually smuggled into central Asian countries from northern Afghan provinces.

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    Girl accuses local policeman of raping her

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A teenage girl in the northern province of Kunduz on Thursday claimed a local policeman raped her and held her captive for several days.

    Business & Economics

    Auto-rickshaws clogging Kunduz arteries

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A multitude of auto-rickshaws, which cause air and noise pollution, have made routine life miserable for dwellers of Kunduz City, the capital of northern Kunduz province, officials and residents complained on Wednesday.

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    Civilian killed, policemen injured in Kunduz blast

    KUNDUZ CITY (PAN): A civilian was killed and two policemen were injured in a bomb explosion in the Dasht-i-Archi district of northern Kunduz province on Saturday, an official said.