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    3 PC members elected to Senate

    KABUL (Pajhwok): Provincial Council (PC) members in Nangarhar, Zabul and Sar-i-Pul provinces on Monday elected their senatorial representatives.

    Security and Crime

    Crackdown on unregistered vehicles begins

     QALAT (Pajhwok): In compliance with orders from the Ministry of Interior, authorities in southern Zabul province on Tuesday announced launching a crackdown on vehicles without documents, or forged papers.

    Accidents & Disasters,Social

    Training reduces traffic accidents in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok):  Nearly 500 people received licences after being trained as professional drivers in southern Zabul province during the first six months of this solar year, an official said on Sunday, attributing decreased traffic accidents to the training course.

    Accidents & Disasters

    Zabul truck drivers go on strike

    QALAT (Pajhwok): A number of truck drivers in southern Zabul province went on strike on Saturday, accusing Mining Department staff of seeking bribes from them.

    Security and Crime

    Explosives-laden car goes off in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok) An explosives-laden vehicle went off before reaching its target in Qalat, the capital of southern Zabul province, on Sunday.

    Security and Crime,Reconstruction

    Zabul quick reaction force gets new HQ

    QALAT (Pajhwok): A newly-constructed building for the Quick Reaction Force has been inaugurated in southern Zabul province.

    Security and CrimeNo details available

    Police chief denies district’s fall to Taliban

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Rejecting the Taliban claim of capturing the Nawbahar district of southern Zabul province, a top security official on Friday said a full-blown offensive was underway to uproot rebels from the area.

    Accidents & Disasters

    5 dead, 24 injured in Zabul head-on collision

    ALAT (Pajhwok): Five people were killed and 24 others wounded in a road accident on the Kabul-Kandahar highway near the Shahr-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province on Monday, the public health director said.


    Zabul women attend coordination meeting

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Women on Monday attended their first-ever coordination meeting with officials from various government departments in the capital of southern Zabul province.

    Security and CrimeNo details available

    Taliban-fired rocket kills woman in Zabul

    QALAT (Pajhwok): One woman was killed and four others were injured in a rocket attack by Taliban militants in southern Zabul province, an official said Wednesday.