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    Kunduz bigwigs refuse to pay power bills

    KUNDUZ CITY: Government offices and powerful people in norther Kunduz province do not pay electricity bills, an official alleged on Saturday



    Governance

    34 armed rebels eliminated in Kunduz

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Authorities in the northern Kunduz province on Saturday claimed killing 34 armed rebels during a just-concluded operation in Imam Sahib district. 



    Governance

    Kunduz security a top priority: President

    KABUL (Pajhwok): President Ashraf Ghani Ahmadzai on Wednesday said security in northern Kunduz province topped his government’s priorities.



    Security and Crime

    Kunduz revenue advisor wounded in blast

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): An advisor at the revenue department of northern Kunduz province and his two companions were injured when a magnetic bomb fixed to their vehicle went off on Monday, an official said.



    Security and Crime

    Group attack on Kunduz military base foiled

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Security forces arrested a 5-member group of insurgents who were planning to launch an organised attack on a military base in northern Kunduz province, police said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    17 insurgents killed in gunbattle, explosion

    SHIBERGHAN/KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Seventeen insurgents, including a shadow district chief, were killed and 15 others wounded during a clash and an explosion in northern parts of the country, officials said on Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    ALP loots houses in garb of operation

    KUNDUZ CITY/ZARANJ (Pajhwok): A three-day operation against militants ended with the clearance of 10 villages in northern Kunduz province, but residents claimed Afghan Local Police (ALP) had looted their houses.



    Health

    Docs call off strike after child’s rescue

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Doctors in northern Kunduz province have called off their strike following the recovery of seven years old, an official said on Tuesday.



    Health

    Doctors on strike against boy’s kidnap

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Medical services at the main hospital in northern Kunduz province were suspended on Sunday when doctors, paramedical staff and pharmacy owners went on strike against the kidnapping of a surgeon’s son.



    Agriculture

    Kunduz pistachio yield up by 300 tonnes

    KUNDUZ CITY (Pajhwok): Pistachio production increased by 300 tonnes this year in northern Kunduz province as compared to last year’s harvest, an official said on Thursday.