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He calibrated this assumption by unequivocally declaring that Baloch and Pakhtun in Balochistan had political differences but were willing to bridge and shun them for the sake of peace and democracy. He also referred obliquely to bringing the disgruntled Baloch to the negotiating table if a fair political and ...
should talk out bilateral issues to defuse bilateral tensions, the Pakhtun nationalist leader suggested. A failure to overcome mistrust would be disastrous, he warned. Addressing a workers' convention in Charsadda district on Friday, Asfandyar voiced his concern over the prevailing animosity between ...

Finally, with the Afghan problem, the Pashtun factor in the form of marginalisation of their hold over power and the emergence of Tajik-Uzbek led Northern Alliance is also a stark reality. Non-Pashtuns in Afghanistan blame majority of the Pashtuns of being part of the problem rather than part of their solution ...
Based on the news and Kabul Press's reliable sources, it's believed that at least nine thousand Pashtun Foreign Fighters are being recruited by Saudi Arabia from the South and East of Afghanistan since 2015 that were deployed for the war in Yemen. These Foreign Fighters mostly come from poor families ...
Yasir & Jawad Iqbal use the poetry of Pukhtun (Pashto) rebel philosopher Ghani Khan to shed light on the questions, struggles, and emotional ... The corruption and manipulation carried out by our political and religious leaders and the struggles faced by the Pashtuns is what we could see in his poetry.
Ghani, a Pashtun, has been dogged by claims of favoritism and stoking ... in the hands of Pashtuns while giving the appearance of diversity.

Peshawar: Traditional homemade Ghunzakhe -- cookies -- despite being an oldest sweet made of mixture of natural ingredients including ...
Ghani, a Pashtun, has been dogged by claims of favoritism and stoking ... Tajiks are second only to Pashtuns in numbers, and the two groups ...
Chandigarh: DNA profiling, especially of the teeth, has helped scientists to establish some of the remains excavated from Ajnala in Amritsar ...
As the name of the country suggests, Pashtuns or Afghans, were the ... Because of the dominance of the Pashtun in Afghanistan, there have ...
Battagram - A Chinese engineer, working on China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) project, held his marriage ceremony in line with Pashtoon culture at the Kuzabanda base camp in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) on Sunday. The engineer had married a Chinese girl a month ago in his country and ...
They say the term Dari has been forced on them by the dominant Pashtun ethnic group as an attempt to distance Afghans from their cultural, linguistic, and ... Dari is the lingua franca in Afghanistan, where it is the native tongue of ethnic Tajiks, Hazaras, and Aimaqs as well as being spoken by Pashtuns in ...
Islamabad - Balochistan Pashtun musical night has enthralled audience here at Open Air Theatre of National Institute of Folk and Traditional ...
General petroleum, a major Afghan firm, is the sponsor of Team Pakhtuns. GP owner Abdul Aziz Gardiwal told Pajhwok Afghan News they ...
Mr Achakzai said at the meeting that Pakhtuns are considered terrorists in Pakistan, but historically they have never been involved in terrorism ...
After that Pakhtuns in Balochistan province will be integrated with KP to make it a larger Pakhtun-populated entity," he said while addressing an ...
of targeting and isolating the Pashtun people under the pretext of the war ... He said the Pashtuns were being killed and their homes and shops ...

In a bid to dispel the negative propaganda against polio vaccination among the Pashtun community, the Awami National Party (ANP) has urged ...
The homeland of the enterprising and brave Pashtuns, from the ... has been dominated by the Pashtuns and a long line of Pashtun leaders like ...
He said that the PPP had given identity to Pakhtuns. "Who will resolve the problems, the Pakhtuns would face 25 years from now?
As terrorism spread like wildfire, Pashtun musicians launched a musical movement against terror; sang over 900 peace songs in the last 10 ...
Kabul [Afghanistan], October 11 : The Pashtun and Baloch activists recently gathered in Afghanistan's Kabul to discuss about the atrocities ...
NOWSHERA: It was Pakistan Peoples Party that gave Pakhtuns their identity, said the party co-chairperson, Asif Ali Zardari, referring to ...
Just a few years ago, if people thought of KP, Fata and Pashtun women in one sentence, words like oppression, inequality, and weakness ...
Just a few years ago, if people thought of KP, Fata and Pashtun women in one sentence, words like oppression, inequality, and weakness ...
Thousands of Pashtun tribal people are bracing for a Berlin Wall-style divide of their neighbourhoods. These people for decades ignored the ...
Thousands of Pashtun tribal people are bracing for a Berlin Wall-style divide of their neighbourhoods. These people for decades ignored the ...
The speakers noted that Pakhtuns had been deprived of due rights under a well-planned strategy, and urged the Pakhtun leaders to shun their ...
The Pakhtun cultural museum built at a cost of Rs23 million adjacent to ... Pakhtuns to help us in building a museum truly showcasing Pakhtun ...
Charsadda: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) Aftab Sherpao said on Friday that his party was raising voice for the rights of the Pakhtuns.
The QWP chief said that the only objective of the party was the welfare of the Pakhtun nation and it would continue the struggle for this cause.
Quetta: President of Awami National Party, Balochistan, Asghar Khan Achakzai has said that his party would continue its struggle for the rights of Pakhtuns as it did in the past. He said this while speaking at a condolence reference on the eve of 8th death anniversary of prominent Pakhtun nationalist ...
SOME 43 million Pakhtuns are currently shuttling between peace, ... After 9/11, Pakhtun areas experienced a demographic transition.
Peshawar: President Awami National Party (ANP) Asfandyar Wali Khan has said that after first unifying Pakhtuns in the Federally ...
ANP chief seeks to create 'Pakhtun one unit' ... Wali on Friday pledged to reunite all Pashtun territories into a single unit, making it a single province. "First of ... The ANP claimed that more Pakhtuns have lost their lives than the ...
Bringing all Pakhtuns living in Pakistan at a single platform, he said he would give strength to them in making policies and decisions in the ...
The Pakhtun cultural museum built at a cost of Rs23 million adjacent to Pashto Academy at University of Peshawar has only broken and empty ...
"Fiction has changed Pakhtun thinking as it has focused on social issues," said Dr Shaheen while talking about works of such writers. "Gunah ...
Speaking as chief guest at a book-launching ceremony at Peshawar Press Club here, he said Pashtuns on both sides of the border had been ...
Khost [Afghanistan], September 26 : The Pashtuns living in Afghanistan have removed Pakistan's flag and structures from the Durand Line, ...
The QWP chief said that the only objective of the party was the welfare of the Pakhtun nation and it would continue the struggle for this cause.
The Pashtuns living in Afghanistan, Pakistan or anywhere in the world ... Pashtunwali literally means 'the way of the Pashtuns', and is a tribal ...
The Battle of Saragarhi has gone down in history as one of the fiercest last-stands executed in battle. It refers to the clash of 21 Sikhs of the 36th ...
The plot portrayed many aspects of Afghan and Muslim culture, including the caste systems, interactions between Pashtuns and Hazaras, and ...
The assimilation was more natural given the refugees are mostly ethnic Pashtuns -- the predominant ethnic majority in north-western Pakistan.
Tension exists between Afghanistan's three largest ethnic groups - the Pashtuns, the Tajiks and the Hazaras - but there is no record of ethnic ...
However, soon after, President Ashraf Ghani, an ethnic Pashtun, and the Obama administration ignored the agreement's provision for ...
Peshawar-Once most popular in Pakhtun Hujra culture, the Sitar instrument has been widely replaced by musical instrument Rabab in parts ...
The Taliban are Pashtuns. Numbering about 42 million, this ethnic group is divided between Pakistan and Afghanistan. Pakistan has 26 million ...
SHABQADAR: Asfandyar Wali Khan has said that it is US President Donald Trump's misperception if he thinks he can impose war on Pakhtun ...


 

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