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    Agriculture

    Ghazni wheat yield increases by 12pc

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Wheat production has increased by 12 percent in southern Ghazni province, the director of agriculture said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Ajristan residents hang 4 Taliban in revenge

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok):  Four Taliban militants were hanged to death by residents of the Ajristan district of southern Ghazni province in retaliation to the beheading of 15 civilians, a senior official said on Saturday.



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    Taliban behead civilians, torch houses in Ajristan

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have beheaded 15 civilians and torched scores of houses in the Ajristan district of southern Ghazni province, officials said on Friday, hinting at the town’s likely fall.



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    Taliban on the verge of capturing Ajristan

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The Taliban have captured a number of police check-posts, laying siege to the Ajristan district headquarters in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Friday.



    Security and Crime

    Ghazni, Helmand prosecutors shot dead

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): A kidnapped appellant prosecutor for southern Ghazni province was found dead while his counterpart for Helmand province was gunned down by unidentified assailants, officials said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    ALP accused of occupying civilian homes

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Afghan Local Police (ALP) members have allegedly occupied civilian homes in the Qarabagh district of southern Ghazni province, using them as security posts.



    Security and Crime,Social

    Man, girl gunned down in Ghazni clash

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The spouse of a female provincial council member was gunned down by a neighbour in revenge for the killing of his daughter in southern Ghazni province, an official said on Thursday.



    Culture

    After Taliban attack, Ghazni picking up pieces

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): The recent Taliban truck bomb attack has destroyed thousands of historic books and a number of artifacts at the Information and Culture Department housing a public library and a museum in southern Ghazni province.



    Security and Crime

    Rebels among 18 killed in fresh bout of violence

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Eighteen insurgent were killed and 12 other, including six Afghan Local police (ALP) personnel, wounded during clashes and an explosion in different parts of the country, officials said on Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Pakistan blamed for deadly Ghazni assault

    GHAZNI CITY (Pajhwok): Officials on Wednesday blamed neighbouring Pakistan for last week’s deadly attack on state institution in southern Ghazni province.