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    HPC calls for joint efforts to banish terror

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Condemning a recent school attack in Peshawar, the High Peace Council (HPC) on Saturday urged Pakistan and Afghanistan to take joint step to battle terrorism and the killings of innocent people.

    Security and Crime

    Rumours spread about Fazlullah’s killing

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Rumors circulated on Saturday that dreaded Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) leader Mullah Fazlullah has been killed in an operation on the Afghan border.

    Security and Crime

    Female judge found dead in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Police have recovered the dead body of a female judge in the Bagrami district of Kabul, the crime branch chief said on Friday.

    Security and Crime

    Paghman rape case: Fugitive detained

    KABUL (Pajhwok): A fugitive in the Paghman rape incident has been arrested by intelligence agents, the spy service announced on Friday.


    Iranian police warned over abusing Afghans

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Iranian police chief has warned security personnel of legal action if they humiliate Afghan refugees living in that country.

    Security and Crime

    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.


    Pakistan’s resolve evokes skepticism

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Analysts cast doubts on top Pakistani officials’ latest resolve to banish terrorism, saying that Islamabad wants to refurbish its international image.

    Accidents & Disasters,Social

    Our lives are at risk, say flood victims

    SHIBERGHAN (Pajhwok): Flood-affected families living under tents in northern Jawzjan province warned on Thursday the winter had put their lives at risk of disease and death.


    ISI aiding global terrorism: Mujaddedi

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Afghan National Salvation Front (ANSF), led by Sibghatullah Mujaddedi, on Thursday accused the Pakistani spy network of aiding international terrorism.

    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.