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3rd JWT Essay Competition 2nd Position Essay

3rd JWT Essay Competition 2nd Position Essay

By: Dr Ayesha Khan Is Populism Threatening the Liberal World Order? OUTLINE 1. Introduction “The roots of the once unchallengeable liberal world order are being shaken; populism has emerged to counter this world order.” What in populism? 2. Rising populism A threat to the liberal world order: 2.1 Trump’s election 2.2 Brexit 2.3 Massive number of votes to AfD in …

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In Conversation with Abdul Rehman Khan, 19th in Punjab, PMS-2016

In Conversation with Abdul Rehman Khan, 19th in Punjab, PMS-2016

JWT helped me a great deal during my preparation for PMS exam. It provided me with most relevant material for the preparation of General Knowledge paper. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Abdul Rehman Khan (ARK): My early education was from government schools of Haveli Lakha (District Okara). I always wanted to …

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In Conversation with M. SHAHAB ASLAM (PAS), 19th in Pakistan, CSS-2016

In Conversation with M. SHAHAB ASLAM (PAS), 19th in Pakistan, CSS-2016

World Times is the finest institute in Lahore for the preparation of CSS exam. I prepared for both written and interview parts of CSS from WTI. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Muhammad Shahab Aslam (MSA): I did FSc from Government College University (GCU), Faisalabad, and later MBBS from Independent Medical College …

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The Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition: A Spice to the Boiling Cauldron?

The Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition: A Spice to the Boiling Cauldron?

In December 2015, Saudi Arabia announced the formation of a pan-Islamic unified front in the global fight against terrorism and violent extremism under the name the Islamic Military Counter Terrorism Coalition (IMCTC). This coalition of 41 countries is claimed to be a counter-terror force, however, the real motives of this strategic move have been received with a tinge of scepticism. …

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Revolutionizing Connectivity through Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)

Revolutionizing Connectivity through Belt and Road Initiative (BRI)

In the contemporary world, the connectivity phenomenon is having its deep roots and it can be easily seen in theoretical world as well as practical fields in maintaining dynamic relations among states. Either to discuss the realist or the liberalist, one thing is common; they are concerned about survival; sustain life and living. Realism is one of the oldest paradigms …

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Nations Go to Polls in 2018

Nations Go to Polls in 2018

Elections to look out for this year In the year 2017, the French elected Emmanuel Macron as their president, while South Koreans elected Moon Jae-in to replace Park Geun-hye who was ousted in a corruption scandal. In the same year, Iran’s President Hassan Rouhani won re-election with a much wider margin of support than his first term while Turkey voted …

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Letters to the Editor (February 2018)

Letters to the Editor (February 2018)

  The Grievous Outcomes of Illiteracy Illiteracy is a burning issue in Pakistan as the picture it portrays of the youth is grim. A large chunk of youth of our country is illiterate and it is due to this reason that our youth and for that purpose our country is grappling with many problems. Since they are not educated, our …

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CSS EXAM 2018 Another Test, but of FPSC this time

CSS EXAM 2018 Another Test, but of FPSC this time

Surah-20 Ta Ha/ Ayat 6: To Him belongs what is in the heavens and on earth, and all between them, and all beneath the soil. Owing to the holding of the Competitive Examination for induction into the Central Superior Services (CSS), the month of February has special importance for the aspirants. Over the past 10 years or so, worrying trends …

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National & International MCQs (Nov-Dec 2017)

National & International MCQs (Nov-Dec 2017)

NATIONAL 1. The National Assembly passed the 24th Constitution Amendment Bill, 2017, on ______. (a) Nov 16      (b) Nov 17 (c) Nov 18      (d) Nov 20 2. On Nov 17, the UNGA passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution on peoples’ right to self-determination. It was co-sponsored by ______ countries. (a) 65         (b) 75 (c) 100  …

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World in Focus ( Nov – Dec 2017 )

World in Focus ( Nov - Dec 2017 )

NATIONAL Nov 16: The National Assembly passed the 24th Constitution Amendment Bill 2017, paving the way for the ECP to carry out fresh delimitation of constituencies on the basis of provisional census data. Nov 17: The United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) unanimously passed a Pakistan-sponsored resolution, reaffirming the universal realization of the right to self-determination for people. The resolution was …

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