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    Power supply to Laghman, Nangarhar restored

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Power supply from Kabul’s Naghlo dam to eastern Laghman and Nangarhar provinces has been restored, an official said on Wednesday.

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    Ex-ALP commander cuts power to eastern cities

    JALALABAD (Pajhwok): A former Afghan Local Police (ALP) commander has cut power supply lines into eastern Laghman and Nangarhar provinces from Kabul’s Naghlo district, officials said Tuesday.

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    Kidnapping cases on the rise in Kunduz: Locals

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Commuters and drivers complained of growing incidents of robbery, kidnapping and attacks by militants on northern highway in Dasht-e-Archi district of northern Kunduz province.


    Tanker drivers protest highway insecurity

    MAIDAN SHAHR (Pajhwok): Tanker drivers on Saturday blocked the Kabul-Kandahar highway in central Maidan Wardak province during a protest to press for increased security on the key trade route.


    Fighting cuts power supply to Kandahar

    KANDAHAR CITY (Pajhwok): Ongoing fighting in the Sangin district of Helmand province led to snapping of the power cable extended from the Kajaki dam to Lashkargah and Kandahar provinces, officials said on Monday.  


    Amu River flooding threatens village

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Overflowing Amu River poses a serious threat to the people of the Shahr-i-Bozurg district of northeastern Badakhshan province, residents said on Monday.


    Badghis residents without basic health facilities

    QALA-I-NAW (Pajhwok): Residents of northwestern Badghis province complain of inadequate health facilities, asking the government to take necessary steps in this regard.


    NWA residents seek refuge in Paktika

    SHARAN (Pajhwok): Fleeing an ongoing military offensive in the North Waziristan Agency (NWA), dozens of families have sought refuge in the Orgun district of southeastern Paktika province, an official said on Saturday.


    Hundreds rally in Kabul against election fraud

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Supporters of presidential hopeful Dr. Abdullah Abdullah on Saturday staged two separate protest demonstrations in Kabul, demanding the prosecution of those involved the June 14 runoff fraud.


    MCIT to block officials’ fake accounts

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Communications and Information Technology (MCIT) on Saturday announced a plan for block fake social media accounts of government officials.