Author Archives: The Pashtun Times

The words, he uttered?

At last “the soul” spoke out the two forbidden words; Pashtun vs. Military. The later didn’t like and resorted to repression on Pashtun youths. Their Printed material confiscated and the right to free movement of the “CHE” were restricted. Air travel was banned. People and few groups from our land were propped up to carry out a nasty and senseless ...

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The power shift

Formally the constitutional term of the present government will come to an end with completion of the term of elected assemblies by the end of May but power has already been shifted from elected to non elected executive far before that. The black out of the entire press conference of the sitting prime minister last week was a proof of ...

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Transformational leadership of Pashteen

The Transformational leadership focuses on leaders who take control of the situation by conveying a clear vision of the group’s goals. An American historian and political scientist, James MacGregor Burns, who was one of the first thought leaders to embark on a more philosophical approach to the understanding of leadership, Suggested, that “we need to step back from our over-emphasis ...

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سکورٹی اداروں میں بغاوت: محسود سکاوٹس کے 23 اہلکاروں نے احتجاجا استفعی دے دیا ہے

پاکستان کے زیرانتظام قبائلی علاقوں میں طالبان کو مسلح کرکے ازسرنو منظم کرنے کے عمل کے خلاف محسود سکاوٹس کے 23 اہلکاروں نے احتجاجا استفعی دے دیا ہے   زرائع کا کہنا ہے کہ مذکورہ اہلکاروں میں ایک صوبیدار چار حولدار سات لانس نائیکس اور گیارہ سپاہی شامل ہیں. محسود سکاوٹس کے ذرائع نے نام نہ بتانے کی شرط پر ...

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Defiance breaks out in Pashtun paramilitary

KHYBER AGENCY: An outbreak of disobedience and resignations appeared in the paramilitary of Mehsud Scouts when 23 soldiers tendered their resignations purportedly in reaction to alleged covert support to militant outfits in South Waziristan, North Waziristan, and Khyber Agency. “Inside the Mehsud Scouts it is rumored they have been detained for making public their support to the Pashtun Tahaffuz Movement ...

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پي ټي ایم ته په کراچۍ کې د شرطونه وروسته د جلسې اجازه ورکړی شوې

د کراچۍ انتظامې پښتون ژغورنې غورځنګ ته سبا له د ابادۍ په لحاظ د پښتنو لوې ښار کراچۍ کې د یو شیمر شرطونو وروسته د جلسې اجازه یا اېن او سي ورکړی ده د کراچۍ د کمشنر دفتر لخوا خپرې شوي اعلاميې تر مخه نن د غورځنګ یو شمیر مشرانو چې پکې میرمن ثنا اعجاز، عبدالوحید مسید، میرمن وړانګه لوڼۍ ...

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” امنیتي ادارو د پښتون ژغورنې غورځنګ یو شمېر غړي نیولي دي”

د پښتون ژغورنې غورځنګ مشران وايي امنیتي ادارو یې په کراچۍ او حېدراباد کې یو شمېر ملګري نیولي دي او د هغوي پرضد يې مقدمې درج کړې دي د پښتون ژغورنې غورځنګ یو مخکښ محسن داوړ نن په خپله ټویټر پاڼه لیکلي دي چې د کراچۍ کمشنر دوي د سبانۍ جلسې لپاره یوې غونډې ته ور بللي وو وو خو ...

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پشتون تحفظ موومنٹ کیخلاف ریاستی ہتھکنڈے؟ روشان خان

پشتون تحفظ موومنٹ کیخلاف ریاستی ہتھکنڈے؟ تحریر: روشان خان پشتون تحفظ موومنٹ کی مزاحمتی عمر لگ بھگ تین ماہ ہے مگر اس نوخیز تحریک نے پاکستان کی مقتدرہ قوتوں کو ہلا کے کر رکھ دیا ہے۔ مطالبے مختصر اور پاکستان کے آئین کے عین مطابق ہیں۔ نقیب محسود کے قتل میں ملوث پولیس افسر راو انور کو سزا، فاٹا میں ...

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Pashtuns’ Uprising: The Art of Resistances

Pashtuns’ Uprising: The Art of Resistances To put it simply and bluntly, James C. Scott, (an anthropologist and political critic on nations-state) discusses four forms of resistance, that’s how an individual constructs and re-constructs itself in dealing with dominant and subordinate “power-relation” in his excellent book “Domination and the Art of Resistance”. His four forms of resistance can be seen ...

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Pashtun thrown to the wolves

Pashtun thrown to the wolves BY HABIB KHAN: Bearing seventy three years brutality and oppression of Pakistani state since the partition of sub-continent, in the present time Pashtuns just yell this burden in the historical trepidatious words of their freedom fighter Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan aka Bacha Khan Baba “You have thrown us to the wolves” spoke to All India ...

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