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Meine Trump

Yousaf Nizami Very few seasoned left wing liberal pundits predicted a Trump presidency. The ones who did were laughed off in a fashion similar to how Trump running for president a year ago was. The polls didn’t get it right either. They all got it wrong – Donald J Trump …

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Trump’s victory

The people of the world’s largest superpower have voted for a candidate who is profoundly ignorant of the rest of the world and delights in his isolationism and prejudice. Throughout the campaign, he has made wildly contradictory statements, so the new certainty in global affairs is that the rest of …

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Civil Defense

Mohsin Naseer Civil defense or civil protection is an effort to protect the citizens of a state from military attacks and natural disasters. It uses the principal of emergency operations: prevention, preparation, mitigation, response or emergency evacuation and recovery. After the end of Cold War the focus of civil defense …

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The change of note

Tuesday evening, Modi shocked all by announcing that Rs 500 and 1000 denomination notes have ceased to exist as legal tenders. This is being seen as a bold and a historic decision affecting all walks of life and the entire economy. Although the decision will have positive effects in that …

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Undying Unrest!

In the dead of night, my phone rang to wake me up. It was a horrible shock. By the moment I came to senses, it had stopped ringing. With outgoing call bar active on my phone as consequence of my inability to pay the bill in time –alas! I used …

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