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Machiavelli to Modern Leaders, How to be – and stay – powerful

Machiavelli to Modern Leaders

Niccolò di Bernardo dei Machiavelli, often known as the founder of modern political science, was an Italian Renaissance historian, politician and philosopher. He was a senior official in charge of diplomatic and military affairs, and Secretary to the Second Chancery in the Florentine Republic. He also wrote comedies, carnival songs and poetry. He is best remembered for his “Il Principe” …

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Trends in World Military Expenditure, 2016, 10 KEY FACTS

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World military expenditure was $1686 billion in 2016, an increase of 0.4 percent in real terms. Total military spending accounted for 2.2 percent of the global GDP in 2016 The five biggest spenders in 2016 were the USA, China, Russia, Saudi Arabia and India Military expenditure increased in Asia and Oceania, Europe (Central, Eastern and Western) and North America The …

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World Photography , Awards 2017

Sony World Photography Awards 2017

The World Photography Awards, an annual competition hosted by the World Photography Organisation, recently announced the winners of its Open and National categories for 2017. This year’s contest attracted 227,596 entries from 183 countries. Here we present the top 10 winning photographs.

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Letters to the Editor (May 2017)

Letters to the Editor (May 2017)

For feedback and suggestions, please write to us at: editorjwtmag@gmail.com; editor@jworldtimes.com Tips to Learn Vocabulary For CSS aspirants, learning hundreds of words while only having a tenuous grasp of them is not efficacious. Instead, you should learn words, but at a rate where they are not falling out of your head. Start with a few words per day, then increase …

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Horoscope (April 2017)

Horoscope (April 2017)

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Movie Review, La La Land

Movie Review, La La Land

Fourteen Oscar nominations for “La La Land” equalled the record and put this love story with dancing at the peak of the movie world. In any case, “La La Land” has achieved, by any measure, a spectacular success. In fact, “La La Land” won six Oscars: Production Design, Cinematography, Original Score, Original Song, Best Director (Damien Chazelle) and Best Actress …

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CSS’18 SEMINAR at World Times Institute

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CSS’18 SEMINAR at World Times Institute Sunday 16 April @ 4:00pm Best CSS Academy in Lahore World Times Institute 121-D, Near Main Market, Gulberg II, Lahore – 042-35714747, 03025556806-7

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HOW A NUCLEAR WAR COULD BREAK OUT

HOW A NUCLEAR WAR COULD BREAK OUT

False alarms, accidents and misunderstandings involving nuclear weapons are inevitable. The UK Trident missile test of June 2016 reminds us that nuclear weapons are complex technological systems which can fail or interact with human actors in unexpected ways. Former US Secretary of Defense William Perry argues that it is more through good luck than good management that we have avoided …

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Terror Clean Bowled, Pakistan Wins!

Pakistan Wins Today

Shedding the fear that had gripped the country amidst a fresh wave of terrorist attacks, thousands of cricket lovers thronged Lahore’s Gaddafi Stadium to watch the final of the Pakistan Super League (PSL) 2017 edition. Lahore was just like the centre of the universe for the cricket enthusiasts as people from all parts of the country were there to witness …

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89th Academy Awards OSCAR 2017, A complete List of winners

OSCAR Awards 2017

Best Picture: Moonlight Actor in a Leading Role: Casey Affleck, Manchester by the Sea Actress in a Leading Role: Emma Stone, La La Land Actor in a Supporting Role: Mahershala Ali, Moonlight Actress in a Supporting Role: Viola Davis, Fences Animated Feature Film: Zootopia

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