Press coverage of the Pashtun
march on Islamabad has also been minimal and insufficient, failing to capture the significance and context of Pashtun
In a statement issued on Monday, the Commission said: 'HRCP has expressed serious alarm over the mistreatment of Pashtun
and Baloch students by the administration of the Punjab University.
The police had arrested more than 200 students belonging to the IJT and Pashtun
, Baloch and Seraiki councils and booked them under anti-terrorism charges.
As the angered protesters launched the Pashtun
Long March, the authorities' initial response was the usual extra muscular tactic and another Pashtun
, Aftab Mehsud, close to the murdered Naqeebullah, was killed in suspicious circumstances in Dera Ismail Khan.
Peopled primarily by the Mehsud tribe of South Waziristan, the Pashtun
Long March started from Dera Ismail Khan on January 26, led by 26-year-old Manzoor Ahmad Pashteen (Pashtun
) and two dozen activists.
long march conveyed a very peaceful message to the whole world that Pashtuns
are very peaceful, progressive and democratic.
pursuing studies in major urban centres of the country were at the forefront of the Pashtun
society's interaction with the outside world in the post-9/11 world.
dictator Abdurrahman has signed the Durand line agreement to accepted this line as the official border of so-called country Afghanistan and British-India (Pakistan) in 1983.
In the above context the Pashtun
society in FATA is not feudal or warlord type in nature.
The interpreter, who speaks Pashtun
fluently, lives in Paris.
The 'other' groups in the Provinces are Muhajirs/ Mohajir, Baloch, Pashtun
in Sindh; Saraikis, Sindhis, Brahvi and Pashtun
in Balochistan; Saraikis in Punjab and Hindo and Saraikis in the Tribal areas.
population in the North-West Pakistan is ethnically, culturally and compositionally very distinct from the rest of Pakistanis.
by Mohammad Haroon on 22 July, 2014 - 17:42 KHOST CITY (Pajhwok): In order to achieve their goals, intelligence agencies of some countries have been trying to fuel differences among Pashtun
tribes living on both sides of the Durand Line .
make up about half of Afghanistan's population and have long regarded themselves as the "core" of their ethnic homeland.
In fact, they suspect that Karzai's ultimate goal is to restore Pashtun
dominance throughout Afghanistan.