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De GULLUNO NANDARA (Festival of Flowers)

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • April 18, 2018

Till militancy ruined the beautiful Tochi valley, there were flowers all around in spring, in the fields, in the hills and the valleys beyond the hills. This was the time for the festival of flowers, De Gulluno Nandara.


By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • March 31, 2018

What are the tribal people returning home to?
Visiting Miramshah was like visiting a graveyard. It was remodelled, clean and spacious, but without hope and happiness — like a grand mausoleum teeming with long-suffering humanity. On my way back I wondered if it should be renamed Mazar-i-Miramshah.

The Only Way Out

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • August 9, 2017

Militancy cannot be fought by the army alone; to fight militancy the two primary areas for interventions are education and creating economic opportunities.
Poverty and lack of opportunities has stifled the education system in FATA.

Bulbul of Waziristan

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • May 5, 2016

If a Bulbul can’t sing it will perish. Alas, the Bulbuls of Waziristan couldn’t sing and so they perished.

Cheegha, the book

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • May 4, 2016

Funds were pumped in for the Mujahideen, arms, ammunition, criminals and terrorists; scum of the earth was off loaded on our land. The international community and our leadership converted our innocent children into monsters. This was the Afghan Jihad and the whole free world was a party to it. Once their objectives were achieved the free world carelessly walked away.
From: Cheegha, The Call

Peace or Yaghistan

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • January 6, 2016

Whether made a separate province or merged with KPK, the fate of FATA should be decided at the earliest.
A great scene was witnessed on 16 Nov.2016. People from Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) gathered in D chowk Islamabad for their rights. Tribesmen are in lime light since the very inception of this country but for the first time ever, they wanted something for themselves. They demanded mainstreaming FATA..

Cheegha The Call

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • December 25, 2015

A story of happiness and Romance,of curse and betrayal, from the remotest corner of the world, Waziristan.

Interview on Geo TV

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • December 6, 2015

Cheegha- Peace Agreements- The Tribal Times

Polio and the PTI

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • November 11, 2014

Polio has become an epidemic in Pakistan. We have failed to control the virus and are notoriously now as the hub of breeding and …

Free eye camp in Nagoman by Ranra Eye Foundation

By Ghulam Qadir Khan Daur • October 25, 2013

Ranra Eye Foundation is dedicated to the elimination of avoidable blindness.