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    8 rebels killed in Kunduz offensive

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Eight militants were killed and six others wounded during a military offensive in the Chahar Dara district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban claim killing 11 foes in Farah

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Taliban on Sunday claimed responsibility for the killing of eleven labourers a day earlier in western Farah province, saying the slain individuals were members of the Afghan Local Police (ALP) force.


    Above 80pc votes audited: IEC

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A total of 19,047 ballot boxes or 83 percent ballots cast during the June presidential runoff elections were audited as of Saturday evening, the Independent Election Commission (IEC) announced on Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Civilians, 3 ALP officials killed in Logar blast

    PUL-I-ALAM (Pajhwok): Two civilians and three Afghan Local Police (ALP) officials have been killed in an explosion in the central Logar province, and official said Sunday.

    Security and Crime

    Taliban commander among 8 killed in clashes

    FIROZKOH (Pajhwok): Six militants, including Taliban-designated district chief, and two pro-government locals have been killed in the Tiwara and Shahrak districts of western Ghor province, an official said Sunday.

    Governance,Security and Crime

    2 protesters dead, hundreds hurt in Islamabad clash

    KABUL (Pajhwok): At least two protesters have been killed and hundreds other wounded in clashes between police and supporters of Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf (PTI) and Pakistan Awami Tehrik (PAT) in Pakistan’s capital Islamabad.

    Accidents & Disasters

    24 dead in Herat traffic accident

    HERAT CITY (Pajhwok):  At least 24 people were killed in a traffic accident on Islam Qala highway in western Herat province on Sunday, an official said.