Pashtoon


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Noun1.Pashtoon - a member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of AfghanistanPashtoon - a member of the mountain people living in the eastern regions of Afghanistan; "Pathans are the predominant ethnic group in Afghanistan"
Afghanistani, Afghan - a native or inhabitant of Afghanistan
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Patient who belongs to Quetta's Pashtoon Abad area has been admitted, blood sample of the patients has been taken for test, which receive today, In-charge Congo ward Fatima Jinnah Hospital.
Former member of Afghan Parliament Khalid Pashtoon, heading a visiting high-profile Afghan delegation also present, expressed that he was delighted to see the youth of Pakistan and Afghanistan together under one roof.
ISLAMABAD -- National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) here on Thursday organized a seminar under its regular feature Mazakra or discourse with the theme of 'Hujra' or guest room to highlight the significance of Pashtoon culture and traditions, a statement said.
ISLAMABAD -- National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) would organize 'Muzakra' series focuses on 'Hujra'; a central institution of Pashtoon Traditional Heritage on July 11 at its media center.
The legislators are also members of the Manzoor Pashteen-led Pashtoon Tahaffuz Movement (PTM).
ISLAMABAD -- The Islamabad High Court on Monday sought replies from Pashtoon Tahaffuz Movement leaders, Ministry of Law and Justice, Ministry of Defence, Pakistan Electronic Media Regulatory Authority (PEMRA) and Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) in a petition filed against anti-State and anti-Army rhetoric.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf MPA Mussarat Jamshaid Cheema on Monday submitted a resolution in the Punjab Assembly, demanding instituting a treason case against Pashtoon Tahafuz Movement (PTM) MNAs Mohsin Dawar and Ali Wazir.
PESHAWAR: Pashtoon Garri village clinched the trophy of the volleyball event part of the ongoing Ramadan Floodlight Games under the aegis of Directorate of Sports Khyber Pakhtunkhwa here at
KARACHI -- Aamir club Chargarmatti and Pashtoon Gari took berth into the semi-finals of the ongoing Ramadan Floodlight Volleyball Championship part of the Ramadan Floodlight Games being played here at Taru Jabbad Village Peshawar.
He regretted that certain so called Pashtoon leaders were doing politics using the name of Pashtoons for their political gains which he added could not be sincere for the development of Pashtoon nation.
PESHAWAR: Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan on Saturday claimed that certain "so called Pashtoon political leaders" are doing politics in the name of Pashtoons."The so called political leadership wanted bickering amongst Pashtoon for their political gains.
Ayub Khan was given color of ethnic prejudice by Muhajirs because Khan was Pashtoon and Ms.