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In Conversation with MOHAMMAD HAIDER, 20th in Punjab, PMS-2016

In Conversation with MOHAMMAD HAIDER, 20th in Punjab, PMS-2016

Believe in yourself, give your best and leave the rest up to the Almighty Allah Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Mohammad Haider (MH): I did matriculation from Punjab School in 2007-09. I got enrolled at the Government College University, Lahore, from where I completed FSc (Pre-engineering) in 2011. Later, I did …

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In Conversation with Mohammad Murtaza (PAS), 3rd in Pakistan, CSS 2017

In Conversation with Mohammad Murtaza (PAS), 3rd in Pakistan, CSS 2017

Focus on your ability to think critically and to apply the concepts you learn to real life. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Mohammad Murtaza (MM): I started school at Beaconhouse in Karachi. Later, in 2004, when my family shifted to Lahore, I moved to Aitchison College and after that attended LUMS …

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Boosting Pakistan’s Exports

Boosting Pakistan's Exports

By: Ammar Awais The Challenge Ahead In spite of the recent challenges faced by Pakistan’s economy, there is a sense of economic optimism in the country, driven by the $62 billion China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC). However, certain measures need to be taken to reap maximum benefits out of CPEC projects, one of which is to ensure robust, export-led investment in …

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DEEMED TWIST IN AFGHAN PEACE PROCESS

DEEMED TWIST IN AFGHAN PEACE PROCESS

The Afghan peace process has entered a new – perhaps the decisive – phase as the United States has offered to hold direct talks with the Taliban, for which the latter were waiting and had been pressing since long. Although the United States has been involved in negotiations since their efforts at making peace with the Taliban began in 2005, …

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The New Liberal World Order

The New Liberal World Order

Global leadership with Chinese characteristics? The rules-based political and economic world order, which emerged after the Second World War, is generally termed as the liberal world order. Although it is generally believed that the liberal world order is a set of universally-acknowledged values, it was, in fact, a partial and a geographically limited order that was supported by the democracies …

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Sanctions on Iran

Sanctions on Iran

Analysing the Economic and Political Fallout Three months after the United States first announced it was withdrawing from the 2015 Iran Nuclear Deal, the Trump administration has imposed new sanctions on the Islamic Republic. The first set of sanctions targets Tehran’s purchase of US banknotes, trade in gold and other precious metals, as well as the use of graphite, aluminium, …

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Letters to the Editor (September 2018)

Letters to the Editor (September 2018)

May the Dreams Turn into Reality! It sounds so sweet when we hear about the creation of a Naya Pakistan; a country that will be far away from all the crises which had paralyzed the development and progress of Pakistan. The General Elections 2018 have kindled the hope of change in the heart and mind of every individual in the …

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An Uphill Battle Starts (Editorial September 2018)

An Uphill Battle Starts (Editorial September 2018)

After a struggle spanning twenty-two years, Kaptaan has, finally, taken the helm of the ship named Pakistan. He had, in the recent past, made tall claims and lofty promises to turn this country into a Naya Pakistan. Now the time has come to live up to those. His initial announcements after assuming the office of the Prime Minister of Pakistan …

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National & International MCQs (June-July 2018)

National & International MCQs (June-July 2018)

National 1. On June 18, the World Justice Project listed Pakistan ______ in its evaluation of the country’s civil justice. (a) 107th         (b) 110th (c) 112th            (d) 113th 2. As per the Small Arms Survey 2018, Pakistan is on ______ position on the list of 25 countries in which civilians hold firearms. …

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World in Focus (June-July 2018)

World in Focus (June-July 2018)

NATIONAL June 18: The World Justice Project (WJP) issued its report for 2017-18, wherein it covered a total of 113 countries of the world. Among them, it listed Pakistan at number 107 in its evaluation of the country’s civil justice. However, it placed Pakistan at number 81 in its reckoning of this state’s criminal justice. June 19: Small Arms Survey …

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