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  • It's only recently after hundreds of westerners have been killed by them that the British have learned to called the pathans 'pathans'.

    Daily News & Analysis

  • In the meley we were worried about locals falsely claiming to be refugees, which was tough but kept to a minimum to the extent that we had to bluntly refuse hampers to a few very vocal and insistent pathans.

    Chronicling Swat Relief | ATTACKERMAN

  • Yet now, the only attribute of pathans that commentators can remember is that they are “fierce warriors” who challenged even the most resolute colonials.

    Terrorists Winning the War on Terror

  • It is high time that the valiant pathans reclaim their identity from the frightful dogma of cultural superiority and fanaticism to which they seem to have fallen prey.

    Terrorists Winning the War on Terror

  • It is a dog fight to the end between the dons of MQM ( Urdu speaking muhajirs) and the dons of pathans' NAP political wings.

    The Guardian World News

  • When film parties increased after the audio-video boom of 1980s, the bribeable entry points moved from the pathans to certain journalists, PROs and photographers, says Thakur.

    The Times of India

  • Among the customers were also pathans carrying on trade in the Capital and those who came on occasional business trips for sightseeing or medical treatment.

    The Hindu - Front Page

  • Finally the pathans come to be called Pakhtuns once again after more than a 100 years as we hear the province NWFP get a name - Pakhtunkhwa


  • While a student at Oxford Aslam Khattak said he worked for the Pakistan Movement and was a co-author of the booklet "Now or Never" (1930), which coined the word ` Pakistan ', (the ` A' stood for Afghania, i.e. the pathans of N.W.F.P.).


  • And I’ve spent many nights with both pathans and uzbeks, and they are some of the finest people on the planet.

    More Troops For Afghanistan? Faster Withdrawal From Iraq? | ATTACKERMAN


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