From Balkh to Bombay men know that rough-ridged print with the old scar running diagonally across it.
Now manifestly a Kathiawar mare taken from the sands of her birthplace and removed to the west of Bengal founders - nor is even a Balkh stallion (and there are no better horses than those of Balkh, were they not so heavy in the shoulder) of any account in the great Northern deserts beside the snow-camels I have seen.
At least no living man could ascertain whether it was by way of Balkh
, Badakshan, Chitral, Beluchistan, or Nepaul, or anywhere else.
When the Yunani sage arrived at Balkh
, the Persians tell us, Gushtasp appointed a day on which the Mobeds of every country should assemble, and a golden chair was placed for the Yunani sage.
Summary: Kabul [Afghanistan], Mar 7 (ANI): A Taliban local commander, including three others, were killed in a clash on Tuesday with Afghan security forces in Dawlat Abad district of Balkh
province in Afghanistan, local officials said on Wednesday.
MAZAR-E-SHARIF -- In the last two years nearly 40,000 adults, including women, have graduated from literacy courses in Mazar-e-Sharif and are now able to read and write, said Balkh
: The foundation stone for the new Sayed Jomaddin Afghan High School was laid down by the martyr Ali Qaland district of Shulgra district of Balkh
According to the ex-governor of Balkh
province, no major breakthrough has been achieved during the ongoing talks so far and only little progress has been made.
ISLAMABAD, April 24 (KUNA) -- Afghan Defense Minister and Army Chief of Staff stepped down on Monday following a military base attack by Taliban rebels in Afghanistan's northern Balkh
province that reportedly killed around 140 soldiers.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Iranian Embassy in Kabul in a statement condemned the recent terrorist attack on a military base in the Afghan province of Balkh
Four dead - two civilians and two unidentified bodies - were taken to the Balkh
hospital, said Dr Noor Mohammad Faiz.
Faiz said the bodies have been brought to the Balkh