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Busuli, the warrior whom he had stalked to the village, told him many of the tribal legends--how, many years before, his people had come many long marches from the north; how once they had been a great and powerful tribe; and how the slave raiders had wrought such havoc among them with their death-dealing guns that they had been reduced to a mere remnant of their former numbers and power.
But marriage, which she ardently suggested, with due observance of tribal custom, he balked at.
During the operation they questioned me, and I was mighty glad that the marked similarity between the various tribal tongues of Caspak enabled us to understand each other perfectly, even though they were unable to believe or even to comprehend the truth of my origin and the circumstances of my advent in Caspak; and finally they left me saying that they would come for me before the dance of death upon the morrow.
PESHAWAR -- The tribal elders belonging to North Waziristan Agency have alleged that huge funds meant for development of the tribal region had been embezzled.
DERA GHAZI KHAN -- The protest of tribal area students entered fifth day demanding the allotment of 10 tribal area seats in Ghazi Khan Medical College (GKMC) Dera Ghazi Khan.
5 billion on promotion of quality education in Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA).
Fazl says tribal people should not be pressurised for merger of FATA with KPPakistan People's Party (PPP) Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari said Saturday that he supports the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) Youth Jirga in their efforts for the merger of the tribal areas with Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP).
PESHAWAR -- JUI-F chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman has said his party will never allow merger of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) with the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa if it is done without consulting tribal people.
At the dissolution of West Pakistan Province (March 1970) three provinces of the region were reinstated and Balochistan was created as a full-fledged province as well and only the Tribal Area of North West was returned to the Federal authority.
PESHAWAR -- Tribal elders from Khyber Agency have categorically rejected the merger of Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata) into Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and demanded the formation of independent and elected Fata legislative council, to decide the future of the entire tribal region.
After the war of 1812 Thomas McKenny, as the acting Secretary of Indian Affairs for the United States Government, had the job of handling Indian and tribal delegations which came to the capitol to negotiate treaties with the U.