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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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Ghulam Nabi Khan , Rahimullah Yusufzai

A personal tragedy often changes the life of a person. Ghulam Nabi Khan also became a kind hearted philanthropist when he experienced the kind of suffering that is the fate of so many human beings. . . . Read More

واۍ په یو کلئ کې ډیرغریب بی چاره خلک سره وسېدل۔ خو په دۍ کلئ کې یو خان هم دلته وسېدۀ۔ خان ډېر مغرور او شتمن وو۔ نوم یې خان بادارخان وو چئ د کلئ د ډیرو خلکو به هیآ ورڅخه راتله و احترام به یئ ورته کاوۀ۔ کله څی د ده کبر غورور ډیر شو الله پاک وغوښتل چې دئ وشر موۍ و روسا یی کړی۔ نو د خان یوه ورځ یې په روژه . . . نور

The Rise and Rise of Pashto , Dr. Sher Zaman Taizai

The first recorded manuscript of Pashto is Tazkaratul Awlia by Suleiman Mako, written in the year 1214. However, only 7 pages of the manuscript have survived and are documented by Allama Abdul Hai Habibi. Suleiman Mako is linked with the legendary father of Pashtuns; Qais Abdul Rashid by 5 generations as Mako, son of Panjpa, son of Abdali, son of Tarin, son of Sharakhbun, son of Qais. Poems are also attributed to Bet, son of Qais, however a manuscript of book from him cannot be verified. . . . Read More

افغانستان مو خپل کور دې ، ذبيح الله شريفی

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