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Afghanistan: Roadside bomb hits university bus; At least 3 teachers dead, dozen more injured

At least three teachers have died and 15 more have been wounded after a roadside bomb hit a bus carrying university staff in Afghanistan. Professors from Al-Biruni university were travelling through Charikar, the capital of Parwan province, about 70km north of capital Kabul. No group has claimed responsibility. Afghanistan has seen increasing violence in recent […]

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Afghanistan flash floods leave nearly 80 dead

At least 70 people died after flash floods hit northern Afghanistan’s Parwan┬áprovince. Floods hit the city of Charikar early on Wednesday morning while people were asleep. Many of the victims are women and children, provincial spokeswoman Waheeda Shakar said. The death toll is expected to rise. Images from Charikar on Wednesday show rescue workers at […]