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ISLAMOPHOBIA

ISLAMOPHOBIA

By: Abdul Rasool Syed  An Ages-old, Smouldering Volcano  The blatant display of savagery by the assailant in the Christchurch attack that claimed precious lives of fifty peaceful Muslims engaged in worship at mosque is the latest reminder of Islamophobia that is surging exponentially in the West. Islamophobia is not a novel phenomenon; it has existed for over a long period ... Read More »

Deal of the Century

Deal of the Century

For Whom? After President Obama’s Middle East policies ended in disappointment, the policies of the incumbent US president Donald J. Trump have further aggravated the situation. Trump’s “Deal of the Century,” a back-channel US Middle East peace plan, has been the talk of the town for quite some time now. This deal would, reportedly, allow Israel to annex large settlement ... Read More »

Humanity Looks to Unity in Crisis

Humanity Looks to Unity in Crisis

Some Thoughts on Massacre of Muslim Worshippers in Christchurch “And if we do act, in however small a way, we don’t have to wait for some grand utopian future. The future is an infinite succession of presents, and to live now as we think human beings should live, in defiance of all that is bad around us, is itself a ... Read More »

Letters to the Editor (May 2019)

Letters to the Editor (May 2019)

PUBG: THE KILLER GAME Player Unknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), made by South Korean firm Bluehole Inc, is a popular online game that different people, even students, are involved in nowadays. This game makes students lazy because it has been created in such a way that people are readily attracted towards it. In PUBG, 100 people are there in an island where ... Read More »

Proposed Civil Service Reforms (Editorial May 2019)

Proposed Civil Service Reforms (Editorial May 2019)

A step in the right direction, but prudence is needed he matter of civil service reforms is again the talk of the town. Some informed insiders have confirmed to this publication that the government intends to thoroughly overhaul the civil service structure. It is because there is a strong perception – and perhaps a perfectly justified one – that the ... Read More »

National & International MCQs (Feb-March 2019)

MCQs

National 1. Akhtar Hussain Langove of ______ is the current chairman of the Public Accounts Committee (PAC) in Balochistan provincial assembly. (a) BNP-M                 (b) BAP (c) JUI-F                       (d) PTI 2. Saudi Crown Prince Mohammad bin Salman arrived in Islamabad on his first official ... Read More »

World in Focus (Feb-March 2019)

World in Focus (Feb-March 2019)

National Feb 16: Sarah Mahboob easily won the SN Ladies National Tennis, beating Sara Mansoor in final. Feb 16: Members of the Balochistan Assembly unanimously nominated Akhtar Hussain Langove of the Balochistan National Party-Mengal (BNP-M) as chairman of the provincial Public Accounts Committee (PAC). Feb 17: In the aftermath of the Pulwama incident, India raised the customs duty to 200% ... Read More »

A Critical Appraisal of the CE-2019 Examination

A Critical Appraisal of the CE-2019 Examination

Aims and Objectives The purpose of this White Paper is to analyze as objectively and dispassionately as possible, the papers set by the Federal Public Service Commission (FPSC) for Competitive Examination 2019, in the light of the syllabus published by the FPSC on its website. The basic assumptions in this regard are: 1. that the purpose of the syllabus is ... Read More »

In Conversation With MUHAMMAD RAB NAWAZ, 17th in Punjab, PMS 2017-18

In Conversation With MUHAMMAD RAB NAWAZ, 17th in Punjab, PMS 2017-18

JWT’s both magazines (English and Urdu) were immensely helpful during the preparation for all subjects of PMS, especially those of General Knowledge and Pakistan Affairs. JWT Urdu was of great help in papers like Urdu and Islamiat. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Muhammad Rab Nawaz (MRN): I did matriculation from Government ... Read More »

In Conversation with Zohaib Ahmed Anjum (PAS), 36th in Pakistan, 1st in Azad Kashmir, CSS 2017-18

In Conversation with Zohaib Ahmed Anjum (PAS), 36th in Pakistan, 1st in Azad Kashmir, CSS 2017-18

JWT was a preferential reading for me at the start of the month because of its brevity, crispness and CSS-oriented analyses of issues. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Zohaib Ahmed Anjum (ZAA): I graduated from University of Engineering and Technology, Lahore, in 2016, with a degree in Architectural Engineering. I have ... Read More »