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    Kunduz governor vows security, jobs

    KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): The newly-appointed governor on Thursday assured he would use all possible options to improve security in northern Kunduz province.



    Security and Crime,Business & Economics

    Kunduz strongmen default on water bills

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): The water supply department of the northern zone on Monday said a number of powerful individuals and government officials had defaulted on paying bills worth 37 million afghanis.



    Security and Crime

    Woman dead in Kunduz rocket strike

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A woman was killed and four others, including two children, were wounded as a result of a rocket attack in northeastern Kunduz province, an official said Sunday.



    Security and Crime

    Taliban free 7 Sher Khan Port workers

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): After spending two weeks in Taliban’s captivity, seven of 16 kidnapped personnel of the Sher Khan Port have been set free, an official said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Civilians bear the brunt of Kunduz clash

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Three people including two civilians have been killed and six others injured as result of an armed clash between two illegal local commanders in northeastern Kunduz province, an official said on Wednesday.



    Security and Crime

    Jundullah militants surrender in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Eight militants with links to the Jundullah group have surrendered to authorities in the Imam Sahib district of northern Kunduz province, an official said on Tuesday.



    Security and Crime,Business & Economics

    Insecurity threatens port revenue

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): If the fate of 16 kidnapped employees of Sher Khan Port in northern Kunduz province remains unknown, its income would be affected negatively, officials warned on Saturday.



    Business & Economics

    Kunduz transport dept revenue soars

    KUNDUZ (Pajhwok): Officials in northeastern Kunduz province claimed record jump of 30% in revenue of provincial transport department soon after formation of national unity government



    Reconstruction

    Rehabilitated ring road opens in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): A major ring road was inaugurated on Monday after its reconstruction with financial assistance from Germany in northern Kunduz province, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    61 militants killed in Kunduz offensive

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): More than 60 insurgents, including foreign fighters, have been killed and dozens others captured alive during an ongoing operation in northern Kunduz province, security officials said on Saturday.