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3 killed, 8 wounded in Jalalabad blast

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Mar 19, 2018 - 14:12
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Four supporters of Hizb-I-Islami Afghanistan (HIA) were killed and 11 others wounded in a blast in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province on Monday, an official said. Governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told...
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Eastern provinces declare backing to incumbent govt

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Dec 03, 2017 - 19:34
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Hundreds of residents of the eastern zone on Sunday held a gathering in Jalalabad, the capital of Nangarhar province, lauded the achievements made by President Ashraf Ghani, and announced their support for the incumbent system...
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Work on municipality-funded walkways launched in Jalalabad

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Nov 30, 2017 - 10:18
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Work on a footpath project accounting for millions of afghanis has been launched in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Thursday.
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Jalalabad roadside vendors causing ‘inconvenience’

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Nov 16, 2017 - 19:29
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Provincial Council (PC) members, shopkeepers and residents of Jalalabad City, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, say the municipality has given footpaths to vendors against rent creating great inconvenience. Meanwhile,...
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Laghman prosecutor gunned down in Jalalabad

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Oct 31, 2017 - 10:54
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Unidentified gunmen have shot dead the Laghman prosecutor in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Tuesday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told Pajhwok Afghan News Sheikh...
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Pakistan unwilling to help Afghan peace bid: Khpalwak

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Oct 30, 2017 - 18:05
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): High Peace Council (HPC) secretary Akram Khpalwak on Monday said all regional and international partners, except Pakistan, had assured Afghanistan their full support for its peace and stability.
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2 policemen, land authority officer gunned down in Nangarhar

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Sep 27, 2017 - 13:24
JALALABAD (Pajhwok) Two policemen and a land authority officer have been shot dead by unidentified gunmen in two separate incidents in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Wednesday. Attaullah Khogyani, the governor’s spokesman, told...
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‘Jalalabad shopkeepers punished with undue fines’

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Sep 24, 2017 - 17:17
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Traders and shopkeepers in the capital of eastern Nangarhar province accuse revenue officers of punishing them with undue fines without providing them any services. They also complain about increasing security threats in...
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3 civilians killed in special forces raid on Jalalabad home

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Sep 22, 2017 - 12:15
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Afghan Special Forces killed three civilians during a raid on a home in the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, witnesses said on Friday. One of the witnesses told Pajhwok Afghan News on the condition of anonymity that the...
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1 civilian killed, 8 injured in Jalalabad explosion

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Sep 13, 2017 - 17:39
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): One civilian was killed and eight others were wounded on Wednesday when a bomb went off inside a vegetable shop in the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, an official said.
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Jalalabad moneychangers say received life threats

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Aug 05, 2017 - 18:42
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Moneychangers in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Saturday asked the government to issue them arms license to protect themselves against individuals threatening them with elimination. They told a press...
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Elders vow efforts at uniting tribes in the east

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May 22, 2017 - 00:14
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Tribal elders from eastern provinces on Sunday held a gathering in the capital of Nangarhar province, vowing efforts at uniting tribes and ending the conflict.
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951 ‘crime suspects’ detained in Nangarhar last year

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Apr 13, 2017 - 20:45
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): As many as 951 individuals have been detained over various crimes last year in eastern Nangarhar province, officials said on Thursday.
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2 tribal elders from Chaparhar gunned down in Jalalabad

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Feb 28, 2017 - 15:26
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Two tribal elders were killed by unidentified gunmen in Jalalabad, the capital of eastern Nangarhar province, on Tuesday, an official said. Yar Mohammad and Haji Seddiq from Chaparhar district were gunned down in Majboorabad...
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1 civilian killed, 7 injured in Nangarhar, Parwan blasts

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Jan 05, 2017 - 13:52
JALALABAD/CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): A civilian was killed and seven others injured in two separate explosions in eastern Nangarhar and central Parwan provinces on Thursday, officials said. Nangarhar governor’s spokesman, Attaullah Khogyani, told Pajhwok...
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Father of man who forcibly married 2 sisters detained

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Dec 15, 2016 - 19:04
KABUL (Pajhwok): Father and another relative of a man who forcibly married two sisters have been arrested but he himself remains at large, officials in eastern Nangarhar province said on Thursday.
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2 suicide bombers detained in Nangarhar

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Dec 15, 2016 - 16:35
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): Intelligence agents have arrested two would-be suicide bombers before they could reach their targets in eastern Nangarhar province, an official said on Thursday.
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Cleanliness campaign launched in Nangarhar capital

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Dec 07, 2016 - 12:16
JALALABAD (Pajhwok): An overnight campaign for washing roads and streets in the capital of eastern Nangarhar provinces has been launched, the governor’s office said on Wednesday. The cleanliness drive was being conducted by Khogyani Academic and...
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