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10 Questions with Hafiz Karim Dad Chughtai | 2nd in Pakistan, CSS-2014

JWT was immensely helpful for me as it provided me access to relevant topics with up-to-date information on them. Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Hafiz Karim Dad Chughtai (HKDC): I belong to a Chughtai family of Rahim Yar Khan. First of all, I became a Hafiz-e-Quran at the age of seven. …

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Middle East Crisis and Kashmir, Saying No to Radicalization

From Palestine to Syria, from Iraq to Nigeria and from Afghanistan to Kashmir, the whole Muslim world is ablaze. Conflicts, external interventions, foreign occupations and all such factors are adding fuel to this already burning fire. This grave state of affairs warrants a serious introspection and amelioration of policies so as to transform the Muslim lands into peaceful territories. And, …

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10 Questions with Kiran Akbar: 36th in Pakistan, CSS-2014

Kiran Akbar CSS Topper

JWT helped me a lot in preparation of Essay and Current Affairs. The interviews of successful candidates were also a great source of inspiration for me. JWT: First of all, please tell us about your educational background? Kiran Akbar (KA): I did my matriculation from Winnington School Khewra and F.Sc. from Lahore College for Women University. I won Silver Medal …

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Security Council Reform, So near and yet so far

Security Council Reform

  On July 31, the President of the General Assembly, Mr Sam Kutesa, circulated a new text for the Intergovernmental Negotiations (IGN) on reform of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC). The text, which, according to the letter, is the outcome of consultative, inclusive and transparent process, is intended to serve as a “sound basis” for the next phase of …

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10 Questions with AVAIS SHAFIQ 24th in Pakistan, CSS-2014

JWT is the only magazine that fully caters for the needs of CSS aspirants. It sums up vast knowledge in one volume. JWT: First of all, please tell us about your educational background? AVAIS SHAFIQ (AS): I got my early education from Army Public School Chunian, District Kasur. Afterwards, for intermediate, I was lucky enough to get admission to Army …

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Indo-Pak CBMs, A Crying Need of the Hour

In the contemporary world, a highly volatile South Asia often remains in the limelight of world politics. Pakistan and India are the two archrivals located in this part of the world. However, ever since their inception, a sense of mistrust between both countries has prevailed as their relations are marred by tense situations, blame games and covert intelligence operations leading …

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10 Questions with Muhammad Atif, 8th Position PMS-2014 (Topper in Interview)

The value of JWT can be assessed from the fact that the FPSC has recommended JWT for CSS Jahangir’s World Times (JWT): First of all, for the interest of JWT readers and aspirants for competitive exams, please tell us about your educational background? Muhammad Atif (MA): I actually belong to a village of Sheikhupura district. I got primary and secondary …

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Exclusive Interview: Dr Syed Amer Mahmood (Chairman Department of Space Sciences University of the Punjab)

Dr Syed Amer Mahmood

Dr Syed Amer Mahmood is the current chairman of Punjab University’s Space Sciences department. Having earned his PhD in Remote Sensing/GIS from Technische Universität Bergakademie Freiberg, Germany, Dr Amer has a long list of scientific cruises on his credit. His research interests include remote sensing and applications of Geographical Information System (GIS) in the field of natural disaster management, geosciences, …

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Exclusive Interview: Dr Kamran Butt

Dr Kamran Butt

One of the finest orthopaedic surgeons in Pakistan Dr Kamran Butt graduated in medicine from Quaid-e-Azam Medical College Bahawalpur. Besides winning a gold medal, he also secured top three positions in different university level exams. After completing his internship in medicine and surgery, Dr Butt went to Ireland from where he completed specialization in Sports Medicine from Royal College of …

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