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Sunday, March 6 2016

The morning telephone call is generally not without peril. If it is from official source it brings about some message of official emergency and when it is from family or friends circles, it is normally indicative of somewhat more urgent situation. But this Friday's call from family back in Tank proved tragic when I was told that our popular tribal leader Malik Mohammad Qarib took his last breath just a few moments back and his funeral ceremony would be performed at around 2:30 pm soon after Friday Prayers. . . . Read More

14 اکتوبر 2015

Get to Know Pashtun Tribes
Updated: Now contains 135 153 tribes

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Friday, April 10 2015

In the winter of 1837, Sikhs under their general Hari Singh Nalwa occupied the fortress of Jamrud at the entrance of Khyber. The Amir ordered his son Mohammed Akbar Khan to proceed to Khaibar, and then he reinforced him by means of his eldest son, Mohammed Afzal Khan . . . Read More

Friday, April 10 2015

Lawrence about Miranshah, "Round us....are low bare porcelain-coloured hills, with....a broken-bottle skyline....the quietness is so intense that i rub my ears, wondering if i am going deaf" . . . Read More

Friday, April 10 2015

The account of the founder of Rohilkhand. . . . Read More

Friday, April 10 2015

In 1463-64 A.D, Ahmad khan Bhatti, who had acquired great power in the country of Sindh, and had 20,000 cavalry under him, revolted against the Governor of Multan .The Langah governor of Multan complained to Bahlul Lodhi against the aggression of Ahmad Khan Bhatti . . . Read More

Friday, April 10 2015

Khan Gaju was Malik Ahmad's successor, he formed a great confederation of Khashi tribes and ruled over large tracts of present day Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, tribal areas , Potohar, Kunar and Kafiristan. . . . Read More

Friday, April 10 2015

Even Folklore, traditions and legends are singularly silent about the races who inhabited the Frontier prior to Pashtun invasions. . . . Read More

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دمغرب زوال ، ليک:: مارټن جيکس

دسور جنګ په وخت ددنيا دوه زراوى طاقتونو په مينځ کښې که هسې مخا مخ محاذ ارائى او نښتې شروع وې خو دواړو ته دحليفانو هم ښه اوډاډګيرنه ملاويده يوطرف ته که روس ته دچين،کيوبا، شمالى کوريا اونورو کميونسټو ملکونو حمايت حاصل ؤ نوبل طرف ته امريکې ته هم دمغربى ملکونو پوره پوره مالى او فوځى تعاون حاصل ؤ . . . نور

As a young Peshawar-based reporter of The Civil & Military Gazette, Lahore, I filed quite a few stories about the legendary Faqir of Ipi. Some would be based on available half-baked information, others on my own mental picture of him as a defiant warrior against the British. What bothered me as a refugee, fresh from my native Delhi (India) fired by burning love for Pakistan, was the Faqir's active hostility towards Pakistan. . . . Read More

The British came to rule over India. They came through sea, covering almost thousands of knots. They landed in Southern India and slowly and steadily began to expand in all directions. As soon as they came in contact with Northern Indians, they were amazed at the similarity of some words with their mother tongue. . . . Read More

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