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Darra Adam Khel

Darra Adam Khel

Darra Adam Khel

Darra Adam Khel (Urdu/Pashto: درہ آدم خیل ) is a town in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan, located between Peshawar and Kohat, very close to the Federally Administered Tribal Areas. It is inhabited by Pashtuns of the Afridi clan, the Adam Khel....

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Brigadier Tariq Mehmood Shaheed

Brigadier Tariq Mehmood Shaheed

Brigadier Tariq Mehmood Shaheed

Brigadier Tariq Mehmood Shaheed, most popularly known as Brigadier TM and now TM Shaheed, (8 Oct 1938 – 29 May 1989), SJ(Bar), SBt, SI(M) was a legendary soldier and lethal weapon of Pakistan Army. He was serving as the Commandant of Special Services...

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Gandhāra

Gandhāra

Gandhāra

Gandhāra (Sanskrit: गन्धार, Persian: ویهیند , Urdu: گندھارا ) is an ancient kingdom (Mahajanapada), located in parts of modern-day northern Pakistan and eastern Afghanistan. [1] Gandhara was located mainly in the Peshawar Valley, the Pothohar Plateau...

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The Khyber train safari

The Khyber train safari

The Khyber train safari

The Khyber Railway. With a Pakistan Railways HGS 2-8-0 at front and rear a charter train climbs the Khyber Pass through a series of zig-zags to gain height. The Khyber train safari was a tourist train which ran between Peshawar and Landi Kotal through...

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The Indus Highway

The Indus Highway

The Indus Highway

The Indus Highway newly inaugrated. The Indus Highway, also known by its technical designation N-55, is a 1,264 km long four-lane highway that runs along the Indus River in Pakistan connecting the port city of Karachi with the northwestern city of Peshawar....

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The National Highway

The National Highway

The National Highway

The National Highway 05 or the N-5 is Pakistan's longest highway running from the port city of Karachi to the border crossing at Torkham. Its total length is 1756 km [2] and it runs north from Karachi located in Sindh province to Hyderabad, Moro and Khairpur...

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Ali Masjid

Ali Masjid

Ali Masjid

Ali Masjid is the narrowest point of the Khyber Pass. It is located in the Khyber Agency of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA), Pakistan. It is located around 10 miles (16 km) east of the city of Landi Kotal (West of Peshawar) and has an elevation...

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