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In Conversation with Khawaja Muhammad Umair Mehmood, 14th in Punjab, PMS-2016

In Conversation with Khawaja Muhammad Umair Mehmood, 14th in Punjab, PMS-2016

“Choosing an optional subject according to your aptitude and your background is the key to success.” Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Khawaja Muhammad Umair Mehmood (KMUM): I graduated from Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) with a major in Economics and minors in Finance and Mathematics. Prior to this, I have …

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In Conversation with Muhammad Shojain Rahmatulah Vistro (PAS), Second in Sindh Rural, CSS-2016

In Conversation with Muhammad Shojain Rahmatulah Vistro (PAS), Second in Sindh Rural, CSS-2016

I read Jahangir’s World Times and found it extremely helpful. JWT summarizes the key topics of the day in a manner required to clear CSS. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Muhammad Shojain Rahmatulah Vistro (MSRV): I’ve done my Bachelors (Hons.) in International Business with French from European Business School (EBS), Regent’s …

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Downward Spiral of US-Russia Relations

Downward Spiral of US-Russia Relations

Why the relations between Cold War rivals are deteriorating? The relationship between the two Cold War rivals – the United States and Russia – has plunged to a new low, following the imposition of sanctions on Russia, and expulsion of its nearly 60 diplomats from the United States, and over 30 of those from across Europe, as well as closure …

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Prof. Stephen F. Cohen

Prof. Stephen F. Cohen

A Candid Conversation with the famed Russia Expert “The cardinal charge is that Russian intelligence agencies hacked the Democratic National Committee, stole Mrs. Clinton’s and then John Podesta’s e-mails, and gave them to WikiLeaks for distribution in order to harm her campaign. But there is not one iota of factual evidence to prove this allegation.” Known to be the most …

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The Cold War Redux

The Cold War Redux

Does expulsion of diplomats threaten the world peace? “I think we are coming to a situation that is similar, to a large extent, to what we lived during the Cold War … I am very concerned about the lack of mechanisms to defuse tensions, such as special channels for information-sharing between Washington and Moscow, which were dismantled with the end …

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The Pakistani Brand of Democracy (Editorial May 2018)

The terrible tyranny against the 'demos'

The terrible tyranny against the ‘demos’ “The end may justify the means as long as there is something that justifies the end.” ― Leon Trotsky The words ‘true democracy’, ‘sanctity of vote’ and ‘let the people decide’ are in the air nowadays. Although every democrat would support these ideals, yet most people, who form the ‘demos’ part of democracy, find …

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National & International MCQs (Feb – Mar 2018)

National & International MCQs (Feb – Mar 2018)

National 1. On Feb 16, Munna Lahori, who played the beloved genie ______ in the famous children’s play Ainak Wala Jinn, passed away. (a) Samari       (b) Zakoota (c) Nastoor      (d) Hamoon 2. Imran Ali, the rapist and killer of Zainab Ansari, a little girl from Kasur, has been awarded death sentence on ______ counts. (a) Two  …

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World in Focus (Feb – Mar 2018)

World in Focus (Feb - Mar 2018)

  NATIONAL Feb 16: Actor Matloobur Rehman, aka Munna Lahori, who played the beloved genie Zakoota in the famous children’s television show Ainak Wala Jinn, passed away. Feb 17: An Anti-terrorism court handed down death sentence on four counts to Imran Ali Naqshbandi on the charges of kidnapping, raping and brutal murdering seven-year-old Zainab Amin of Kasur after completing the …

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Theories of Human Resource Management

Theories of Human Resource Management

“Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education. The human mind is our fundamental resource.” — John F. Kennedy (35th President of the United States) The greatest asset of an organization is its human resources. All organizations are made up of people and there is no management activity that might not be touched by …

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In Conversation with Kamran Ashraf, 6th in Punjab, PMS-2016

In Conversation with Kamran Ashraf, 6th in Punjab, PMS-2016

“Believe in yourself because none but you know where the shoe pinches.” Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Kamran Ashraf (KA): I got my early education in Chiniot, my native city. I did FSc (pre-engineering) from BISE Faisalabad with 88 percent marks. Later, I graduated in Mechanical Engineering from UET, Taxila. After …

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