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Afghanistan

I left the country as I didn’t want any further bloodshed, Afghan’s President tells his nation

Afghan’s President Ashraf Ghani address to his nation after he fled to United Arab Emirates: ...

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joebiden

‘Stand behind my decision,’ says Biden on US withdrawal

US President Joe Biden said on Monday he stood “squarely behind” his decision to withdraw ...

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The ISI is the enemy of reconciliation between Pashtuns and the West

Benjamin Gilmour’s feature film Jirga remedies maladies of guilt with bravery and redemption.   It is ...

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Karzai supports Taliban leadership’s decision for ceasefire

The former Afghan President Hamid Karzai welcomed the announcement of ceasefire by the Taliban group ...

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Unprecedented protest in restive Afghan province pushes for peace

LASHKAR GAH, Afghanistan — Hundreds of Afghan men and women are participating in an unprecedented ...

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Pak FM speculate new cold war between US and Russia in Afghanistan

The Foreign Minister of Pakistan Khwajah Asif speculates the start of a new cold war ...

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Karzai condemns Kunduz airstrike

KABUL: Former President, Hamid Karzai “strongly” condemned the recent airstrike on the Dasht-e-Archi district in ...

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Afghanistan: IEC Chief confirms October date for Parliamentary Elections

KABUL: Afghanistan’s election authorities have set October 20 as the date for long-delayed legislative and ...

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Interviews

Impeding exploding mountains would require struggle for political empowerment and right to use indigenous resources: Dr. Khadim Hussain

Managing Director Baacha Khan Trust Educational Foundation and Pashtun intellectual Dr. Khadim Hussian in an ...

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Pashtun must Opt for Peace and Education: Mr. Amjed Ayaz Khan

Mr. Amjed Ayaz Khan is a senior English teacher at Government Post Graduate College, Bannu. ...

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Book Review Exclusive: “The Real Pashtun Question” by Farhat Taj. Reviewed by Angelina

Book Review: “The Real Pashtun Question: How To Control Religious Extremism, Misogyny And Pedophilia”?  By: ...

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I intensely refuse to recognize the Durand Line: Begam Nasim Wali Khan

Interview with Begam Nasim Wali Khan on Pashtun National politics and Durand Line Begam Nasim ...

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Afghanistan’s long tradition of cultural exchange – Interview with Nasruddin Saljuqi

On May 22, 2017, Pakistani band Khumariyaan performed to a packed theatre at Trinity College ...

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We will respect Pashtuns’ decision on Pashtunistan: Karzai

KABUL: Former President Hamid Karzai said that if Pashtuns from Pakhtunkhwa decide to Pashtunistan, he ...

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North Waziristan would be Constructed on the Basis of Modern Planning: Political Agent Kamran Afridi

Political Agent North Waziristan Agency Kamran Afridi in an Exclusive Interview with The Pashtun Times ...

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Romania: Protest and Corruption. A young Romanian student discusses the conflict with Angelina

Protests in Romania: Alice Strete discusses with Angelina Merisi:  Alice, you are a young Romanian ...

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The Pashtun Times is a small effort by very clear headed individuals projecting the Pashtuns’ issues

The Pashtun Times is a small effort by very clear headed individuals projecting the Pashtuns’ ...

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England-based Pashtun doctor wishes to see his dream of Pashtunistan comes true in his lifetime

“Dr. Naseem, a Pashtunistan-lover says he must be buried in England instead of sending his ...

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‘Pakistan should apologize to Bangladesh for the horrific brutalities in 1971’

HEIDELBERG: Message of a Bengali student to Pakistan: “Pakistan should apologize to Bangladesh for the ...

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Pashtun News

Babarra Massacre haunts Pakistani state

Photo courtesy: ANP Peshawar: The 73 years old Khudai Khidmatgars massacre is haunting Jinnah’s Pakistan ...

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The ISI is the enemy of reconciliation between Pashtuns and the West

Benjamin Gilmour’s feature film Jirga remedies maladies of guilt with bravery and redemption.   It is ...

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‘Manzoor Pashteen is the voice of millions of Pashtuns’

  Speech at UN Office in Geneva by Aurang Zeb Khan Zalmay: ”PTM, Pashtun Tahfuz ...

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PTM and restructuring established narrative

Micheal Foucault’s ‘Power-Knowledge’ thesis emphasizes an entrenched relation between power and knowledge. Neither power nor ...

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Transformation of social, political leadership in Pashtun society

The world has been changing fast, so does the Pashtun society. The transition from mundane ...

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The Pashtun Uprising: Thousands of Pashtuns rally in Pakistan against state sponsored terrorism

PESHAWAR, Pakistan — Tens of thousands of ethnic Pashtuns — led by the young activist ...

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Has PTM taken the road less travelled by?

PESHAWAR: Removal of the chairman of the organising committee of the National Youth Organisation – ...

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Pakistan’s security establishment all out to undermine rightful Pashtuns’ rights movement

Crooked tribal chiefs of Mamandkhel tribe to hold “solidarity rally tomorrow Friday to undermine Pashtun ...

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Baloch News

‘Free Balochistan’ campaign in Switzerland irks Pakistan

GENEVA: Pakistan has urged the Swiss authorities to take action against “Free Balochistan” posters that ...

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Exiled Baloch leaders hail Trump’s Afghan strategy

WASHINGTON: Exiled leaders from Balochistan province have welcomed the Afghan strategy announced by US President ...

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On Being a Baloch- 26 August, 2006

‘I have been a Baloch for several centuries. I have been a muslim for 1400 ...

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Baloch-Americans demand sanctions against Pakistan

KABUL: The Baloch-Americans during an event, joined by a large number of Afghans have appealed ...

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Taliban

Pakistan has arrested senior Taliban leaders, claims Mullah Zaeef

Taliban’s former Ambassador to Pakistan Mullah Adul Salam Zaeef has claimed that Pakistan has detained ...

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Taliban announce stout support for TAPI gas pipeline project

KABUL: The Taliban on Friday announced stout support for the Turkmenistan-Afghanistan-Pakistan-India (TAPI) pipeline project, hailing it as ...

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A book review: My life with the Taliban

“My Life With The Taliban” A Book Review by Zahid Khattak Abdus Salam Zaeef, a ...

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US sanctions 6 Taliban and Haqqani network financiers and facilitators

KABUL: The United States Department of Treasury on Thursday announced that six individuals supporting the ...

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Daesh/ISIS

German runaway girl who converted to Islam found in Iraq

BERLIN: A German girl who ran away from home shortly after converting to Islam has ...

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US drops its largest bomb on Daesh caves in Nangarhar

WASHINGOTN: US forces dropped a huge GBU-43 bomb on a series of caves fighters loyal ...

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ISIS in Afghanistan release new distressing execution photos

KABUL: The loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group have ...

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4 ISIS militants hailing from Pakistani and Tajikistan killed in Nangarhar

KABUL: Four foreign loyalists of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) terrorist group ...

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Showbiz

The ISI is the enemy of reconciliation between Pashtuns and the West

Benjamin Gilmour’s feature film Jirga remedies maladies of guilt with bravery and redemption.   It is ...

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Angelina Jolie’s animated film about Afghan girl nominated for Oscar award

An animated film produced by Angelina Jolie depicting the life of a young Afghan has ...

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Theatre actor Sumbul Khan shot dead in Mardan

PAKISTAN: A female actor based in Mardan was shot dead on Saturday. According to local ...

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Sooraj Pancholi charged with abetting Jiah Khan’s suicide

The actress who committed suicide in 2013 left a note, in which she blamed Sooraj ...

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Sports

Afghanistan’s Rashid Khan to play for Sussex Sharks in T20 Blast

KABUL: After outstanding performances in a number of Twenty20 cricket leagues during the recent years, ...

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Afghans in semis, eliminate Kiwis from U-19 World Cup

KABUL: Afghanistan eliminated New Zealand from the ICC U-19 World Cup, notching up a massive ...

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Tennis Training

A tennis training program has to meet the demands of an all-round physically challenging, individual ...

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