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Synonyms for Pashtoon

a member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of Afghanistan

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He said that some people were raised objection on the three including World Pashto Congress, World Pashto Convention and World Pashto Conference that why they all were working separate for the development of Pashtoon and promotion of Pashto language.
After the third Anglo-Afghan war, as a new government was about to born under the leadership of an educated Pashtoon prince, King Amanullah Khan, there was a hope of freedom, open atmosphere and even democracy.
Acting Speaker, Zamarak Piralizai said that Punjab police should avoid disturbing Pashtoon students and businessmen in Punjab.
Most of the Pashtoon senior officials in the government always forge the statistics data about Hazara population and write wrong reports on Hazara population to show them fewer than they are this way, in any administrative and development plans at national level less budget is allocated to them.
Before 19th century, "Afghanistan" was referred to the far south-east areas such as greater Paktia regions and the Pashtoon areas which are now part of Pakistan.
They said that the provincial government all tall claims vanished because there was mismanagement was observes in Local Bodies Election in the province, adding and demanded that the provincial government to release the prominent leader of Pashtoon as
In spite of their provocation the Pashtoon Khudai Khedmatgars remained non-violent.
ISLAMABAD -- Speakers on Wednesday at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) lauded the contribution of Azad Islamia Madrassa Utmanzai for the educational uplift of the Pashtoon community.
Ghulam Ghaus, a nomad representative in Daulat Abad district, said Kochi families were living in Ghormach, Daulat Abad, Almar, Qaisar, Pashtoon Kot, Qaram Qul and Shireen Tagab districts.
In this case a large number of the Afghanistani population would have to suffer again the sovereignty of a minor group of Pashtoon tribal fundamentalists and extremists in the country such as Taliban.
Students wore colourful Punjabi, Sindhi, Balochi, Pashtoon and Tribal traditional dresses, presenting different regional aspects of Pakistan and sang national songs.
He directed Secretary Health and Commissioner Karachi to launch crash program for anti polio campaign in eleven mostaffected union councils of Karachi after Aashura and also to include Pashtoon females in the polio teams to make it more successful.
Pashtoon Sarwary from Kunar said: "With the withdrawal of foreign forces from Afghanistan in 2014 there are no guarantees that the country will not return to civil war.
The RAWA organizational structure is very exclusive as the Taliban's therefore it is hard for a non- Pashtoon woman to get a membership.
QUETTA -- Balochistan Governor Mohammad Khan Achakzai has said that Baloch and Pashtoon tribes have rendered numerous sacrifices for Pakistan.