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The Afridi is a Karlanri Pashtun tribe present in Pakistan, with substantial numbers in Afghanistan. The Afridis are most dominant in Pakistan's Federally Administered Tribal Areas, inhabiting about 1,000 square miles of rough hilly area in the eastern Spin Ghar range west of Peshawar, covering most of Khyber Agency, FR Peshawar and FR Kohat. Their territory includes the Khyber Pass and Maidan in Tirahin Kurram agency . Afridi migrants are also found in India, mostly in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Bihar and Jammu and Kashmir.

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Google previewWisden India Almanack 2015 (2015)

by Suresh Menon

But Afridi is a different matter. And that is the saddest aspect of an IndiaPakistan series. The sedition charges were dropped, but the stench of misguided patriotism remains. Cricket is a sport and should not be expected to carry the baggage of ...

Google previewPrimate Adaptation and Evolution (1998)

by John G. Fleagle

Panobius afridi is a tiny primate from the late early Eocene of Pakistan that is very similar to Donrussellia (Russell and Gingerich, 1987) ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of the Peoples of Asia and Oceania (2009)

by Barbara A. West

Afridi location: Pakistan's NorthWest Frontier Province and Afghanistan Ambonese location: Ambon Island in the South...

The Afridi are a subgroup of the Pashtuns, the dominant tribal group in Afghanistan, with significant numbers ...

Google previewDictionary of Indo-Persian Literature (1995)

by Nabi Hadi

Qasim 'Ali Khan Afridi (d.

Google previewHistorical Dictionary of Afghanistan (2012)

by Ludwig W. Adamec

AFRIDI. A Pashtu-speaking tribe, the Afridis are located in the area of the Khaibar Pass, just beyond the Afghan border. Herodotus, the Greek historian, mentions the “Aprytae,” the tribe of Osman who called himself “God's Creature” (Afrideh-ye ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Ships and Shipping (1908)

by Herbert B. Mason

AFRIDI AIR Assince, Axim, Sekondi, Cape Colony, Saltpond, Accra, Lagos Roads, Brass, Akassa, Forcados, Warri, Benin and Sapele; and on the Windward Service for Tcm-rirle, La Palma, Sierra Leone, Sherbro, Cape Mount, Sinoe, Tabou, ...

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia Britannica (1911)

A Dictionary of Arts, Sciences, Literature and General Information by Hugh Chrisholm

AFRIDI, a Pathan tribe inhabiting the mountains on the Peshawar border of the North-West Frontier province of India. The Afridis are the most powerful and independent tribe 0n the border, and the largest with the exception of the Waziris.

Google previewThe Encyclopaedia of Islam (1954)

by Sir H. A. R. Gibb

Khushhal greatly admired the AfridI chieftain Darya Khan, who defeated the Mughal army at Landl Kotal 1 in the Khyber Pass [see khavbar Pass] in 1o83/ 1672, while leading a confederation of Afridl and Muhmand tribesmen. Accompanied by ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Terrorism in the World (2011)

and Mangal Bagh Afridi of the Lashkare-Islami in the Khyber Agency. Anti -1 nd ian ...

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