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Roads in 6 districts of Ghor blocked by heavy snowfall

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Feb 27, 2018 - 15:10
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Residents of six districts of western Ghor province have said roads in their areas were blocked by the latest snowfall. Six districts including Dolina, Shahrak, Tolak, Saghar, Charsadda and Pasaband were cut off from the...
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4 die as snow wreaks havoc in the north

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Feb 19, 2017 - 20:50
MAZAR-I-SHARIF (Pajhwok): Four people have died and hundreds of household animals perished as a result of heavy snowfall in the northern zone, officials said on Sunday.
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46 bodies recovered after avalanche hits Nuristan village

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Feb 05, 2017 - 20:24
JALALABAD/ASADABAD (Pajhwok): Dozens of people were killed and many injured after an avalanche buried in entire village in eastern Nuristan province on Sunday, the governor said.
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Snowfall brings joy and problems in Kabul

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Feb 05, 2017 - 19:26
KABUL (Pajhwok): The residents of capital Kabul on Sunday said they were happy with the ongoing snowfall but it created some problems too.
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40 killed, 16 injured in avalanches, snowfall

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Feb 05, 2017 - 18:58
KABUL (Pajhwok): At least 40 people lost their lives and another 16 injured in the past three days due to avalanches and freezing weather conditions in 25 provinces of the country, an official said Sunday. Omar Mohammadi, a spokesman to the State...
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Snowfall: 8 dead as roofs collapse in Heart & Logar

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Feb 05, 2017 - 15:38
KABUL (Pajhwok): Heavy snowfall has left eight people, including two children, dead in western Herat and central Logar provinces, local officials said on Sunday. Five people of a family -- two women, as many men and a nine-year-old child -- were...
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Farmers happy as snow falls after 8 years in Nimroz

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Nov 27, 2016 - 19:00
ZARANJ (Pajhwok): People and farmers in southwestern Nimroz province on Sunday said Saturday’s night snowfall was the first in eight years and called it a good omen for agriculture and farming.
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Approaching snowstorm to hit hard Salang highway

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Mar 03, 2016 - 20:18
CHARIKAR (Pajhwok): The Salang highway maintenance department on Thursday said a heavy snowstorm was expected in coming 15 days in areas along the highway and stringent measures have been taken to protect the lives of commuters.
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Passengers in trouble as Hajigak Pass closed by snowfall

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Feb 11, 2016 - 11:26
BAMYAN CITY (Pajhwok): The Hajigak Pass, connecting central Bamyan province with capital Kabul through Maidan Wardak province, has been closed since Wednesday due to heavy snowfall, officials said on Thursday. Driver Mohammad Jan said that most...
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Snow blocks roads in 5 provinces, including Salang Pass

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Jan 29, 2016 - 15:34
BAMYAN/AIBAK (Pajhwok): Heavy snowfall has blocked roads in five provinces in cold areas, including the strategic Salang Pass that connects central capital Kabul with northern Afghanistan.
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Roads blocked as snowfall, rain lash 8 districts in Ghor

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Jan 12, 2016 - 12:38
FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): Heavy snow and rainfall have blocked roads in eight districts of western Ghor province and the Ghor-Kabul highway, an official said on Tuesday. Heavy snowfall and torrential rain started lashing Ferozkoh, the capital of the...
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