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    11 dead, 24 wounded in Balkh collision

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Nearly a dozen people were killed during a road crash on a busy highway in northern Afghanistan, an official said on Friday.


    Snow blocks roads in north

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Several roads have been closed in northern Sar-i-Pul and Jawzjan provinces as a result of recent heavy snowfall, officials said on Saturday, as residents feared food price crisis.

    Security and Crime

    MP among 19 killed in Samangan attack

    AIBAK (PAN): A prominent member of parliament and several top officials were among 19 people killed in a suicide bombing in Aibak, the capital of northern Samangan province, on Saturday morning.


    9 projects benefitting Balkh refugees executed

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Nine reconstruction schemes benefitting refugees and displaced families have been completed in the northern province of Balkh, an official said on Tuesday.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Call to probe physical violence on Balkh girl

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Family members and human rights activists on Thursday asked the government to investigate physical abuse of a married girl whose tongue was cut off by her husband in northern Balkh province.

    Security and Crime

    4 insurgents killed in Balkh clash

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): Security officials said that four Taliban militants were killed in an armed clash in the Khulam district of northern Balkh province on Thursday morning.


    60, 000 acres of land retaken from grabbers

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The Department of Agriculture, Irrigation and Livestock retook 60,000 acres of land from grabbers last year in the northern province of Balkh, an official said on Wednesday.


    Noor prefers talks with HIA over Taliban

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): The governor of northern Balkh province on Thursday said it would be better for the Afghan government to enter a dialogue with the Hizb-i-Islami of Afghanistan (HIA) rather than the Taliban.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Flash floods kill 15 in Balkh

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF/GHAZNI CITY (PAN):  Heavy floods wrecked havoc in   Balkh and Ghazni provinces on Monday -- killing 15 people and damaging 11,000 houses in the areas.  

    Security and Crime

    Dead body found in Balkh school

    MAZAR-I-SHARIF (PAN): A 24-years-old man’s body was found in a school in northern Balkh province, an official said on Thursday.