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    Teenage bomber captured in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The National Directorate of Security (NDS) on Thursday said a 13-year-old would-be suicide bomber had been arrested in capital Kabul.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    Kandahar PC flays Dangam assault

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Condemning insurgent attacks on residents of Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, the Kandahar provincial council (PC) on Thursday asked the government to increase the number of security forces in the troubled town.



    Security and Crime

    Policemen among 5 hurt in Kapisa blast

    MAHMOOD RAQI (Pajhwok): Five people, including three policemen, wounded in a blast that took place in front of the provincial police office in central Kapisa province on Thursday, police chief said.



    Governance,Security and Crime

    No distinction between good, bad Taliban: Sharif

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Pakistan Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif has ruled out any distinction between “good and bad Taliban” during military operations against militants.



    Security and Crime

    Baghlan PC runner survives bomb attack

    PUL-I-KHUMRI (Pajhwok): Syed Ali Gohar Shah, a candidate for provincial council in northern Baghlan province, escaped unhurt in a blast that targeted his vehicle on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    15 rebels killed in Dangam offensive

    ASADABAD (Pajhwok): After days of attacks, Afghan security forces on Thursday launched operations against militants in the Dangam district of eastern Kunar province, leaving 15 militants dead and five others wounded, the governor said.



    Security and Crime

    1 police dead, 3 hurt in Kabul suicide attack

    KABUL (Pajhwok): One policeman was killed and three others were wounded on Thursday when a suicide bomber struck a vehicle of security forces in the Dehsabz district of Kabul, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Bulk of poppy grown in 10 towns: minister

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Acting Counternarcotics Minister Haroon Rashid Sherzad on Wednesday said the bulk of poppy crop was cultivated in 10 districts of four provinces this season.



    Security and Crime

    Crimes ratio soars in capital Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Kabul police chief claimed on Wednesday that 76 outlawed and suspected killers of the Supreme Court’s secretary have been detained in the past two weeks.



    Governance,Security and Crime,Business & Economics

    Graft increased under unity govt: ACCI

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghanistan Chamber of Commerce and Industries (ACCI) on Wednesday complained against rising insecurity and corruption in the country and asked the unity government to tackle the menace by introducing the cabinet.