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    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.



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    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.



    Women

    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.



    Security and Crime

    4 ALP men killed in Zabul mysteriously

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Four Afghan Local Police (ALP) members, including their commander, have been killed mysteriously in Shahr-i-Safa district of southern Zabul province, an official said Thursday.



    Security and Crime

    Roadside bombing kills 7 ANA soldiers

    QALAT (Pajhwok): At least seven Afghan National Army (ANA) soldiers were killed and five others wounded in a roadside bombing in southern Zabul province on Monday, an official said.



    Governance

    Greater enthusiasm seen among Zabul voters

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Tens of thousands of people exercised their voting right in southern Zabul province, where the electoral process ended satisfactory, officials said on Saturday.



    Governance

    Women among 12 injured in Zabul blast

    QALAT (Pajhwok): Three women and as many policemen were among a dozen people  injured when a bomb fixed to an Afghan Local Police (ALP) vehicle went off at a crowded marketplace in southern Zabul province, an official said on Wednesday.