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Flashcards in (JWT) DEC to JAN (National) Deck (40):
1

On Dec 17, _____ was the only Paki women named in the top 11 powerful women of the world by NYT.

Maryam Nawaz

2

______ won ladies singles title in the Begum Kulsum National Ranking Tennis Championship.

Ushna Sohail

3

The Balochistan Govt on Dec 17 presented _________ awards to 105 writers, poets, intellectuals, drama writers and researchers.

Allama Iqbal Literary Provincial Awards

4

The laser standard Class of Competetion of the Al Bareh International Sailing Regatta 2017, Held in ____

Bahrain
(Najeeb Ullah Khan of Pak secured 1st position)

5

On Dec 18, the appointment of ______ as chairman PEMRA was declared illegal by LHC.

Absar Alam

6

On Dec 18, Paki wrestlers grabbed 1 silver and 4 bronze medals in the commonwaelth Wrestling Championship freestyle competition held in

Johannesburg

7

On Dec 19, Gen Bajwa became the _____ COAS to give a briefing to the Senate Committee of the Whole House.

First

8

The 7th ministerial Conference of the "Heart of Asia"- Istanbul process was held in ____,

Baku; Azerbaijan

9

On Dec 21, the 10th edition of the International Urdu Conference started in

Karachi

10

The ministry of Religious Affairs and Interfaith Harmony banned the Urdu Translation of Some sacred Arabic words on

Dec 22

11

The Three-Day Speakers Conference with speaker from Afghanistan, China, Iran, Pakistan, Russia and Turkey was held in

Islamabad

12

On Dec 23, Pakistan and ____ Agreed to joint aerial monitoring of their borders.

Iran

13

on ____, Punjab CM inaugrated the Pak Kidney and Liver Institute (PKLI) and Research Centre in Lahore

DEC 25

14

Pakistan's First and only female Pride of Performance _______ died on Dec 25

Hafiza Qaria Rubina

15

On Dec 25, the National Implementation Committee on FATA Reforms, Chaired by____, endorsed?

PM
Endored the merger of tribal regions with KP

16

On Dec 26, the First China-Afghan-Pak foreign Ministers' Dialogue in

Beijing

17

On Dec 26, ____ was appointed the Minister of state for Finance.

Rana Afzal Khan

18

On Dec 26, the govt appointed-___ as adviser to the PM on Finance and Economic Affairs

Miftah Ismail

19

The Elections Act, 2017, which recieved Presidential assent on Dec 27, was passed by the NA on Nov 16 and the Senate on____

Dec 19

20

Asadullah Ghalib was born on

27 Dec 1797
(In Agra into a Family descended from Aibak Turks)

21

On Dec 29, Indian Authorities declared ______ Persona Non Grata

S. Manzoor Hussain Gillani

22

On Jan 02, Pak became the largest recipient of ______ concessional loans in the world with over $4billion soft loan already approved for ongoing infrastructure projects.

Chinese

23

On Jan 03, Pakistan Navy test-Fired Harbah Cruise missile from

PNS Himmat

24

On _____, the Trump administration suspended its entire security assistance to Pak

Jan 04

25

On ____, Poet Rasa Chughtai and Zabaida Tariq (APA) passed away

Jan 05

26

On Jan 07, Associate Adviser at Wafaqi Mohtasib Syeda Viquar-un-Nissa Hashmi was appointed the Commissioner for _____ persons

Transgender

27

On Jan 07, the Indus Canyon, a deep fissure having an area of 27,607 sqkm was declared the _______ Marine Protected Area (MPA) in the country

Second

28

_____ is the chief of banned Tehreek-i-Nifaz-i-Shariat-i-Muhammadi (TNSM)

Maulana Sufi Muhammad

29

On Jan 09, special assistant to the PM on revenue _______ was elevated to the status of federal minister for revenue

Haroon Akhtar Khan

30

Current federal minister for law

Chaudry Mehmood Bashir Virk

31

_______ was the first Law and Justice Minister in the history of Pakistan.

Jogendra Nath Mandal

32

on Jan 10, govt nominated ______ as Pak's candidate for the chairman International Monetary and Financial Committee

Dr. Ishrat Hussain

33

The Gruesome murder of Zainab happened on

JAN 10

34

On Jan 13, Mir Abdul Quddus Bizenjo of ______ was elected the new CM of Balochistan

PML-Q
(Previous CM was Sanuallah Khan Zehri)

35

The White House suspended ______ million of military aid to Pak,

$225 million

36

Harbah Naval Cruise Missile?

(ON JAN 03)
PN's new commissioned Attack Craft (Missile) that is a surface-to-surface anti-ship missile having land attack capability, from PNS Himmat in the North Arabian Sea.

37

On Jan 03, The US place Pak on a special watch list for ________

Violation of Religious Freedom
(Pak is the first ever country to be placed in this list)
(This list was created by Frank R, Wolf international Religious Freedom Act of 2016

38

On Jan 05, China's Deputy Head of Mission _______ was appointed the forcal person for ongoing power projects under the CPEC

Lijian Zhao

39

Current VC of Punjab Uni

Prof Dr Zakria Zakar

40

IMFC ?

-Highest policy making body of the IMF
-Responsible for advising and reporting ti the IMF board of Governors on matters to the supervision and management of the International monetary and Financial System.