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List of Old and New Names of the Cities and Countries of the World

List of Old and New Names of The Cities and Countries of the World

Most Important Old and New Names of the Cities and Countries of the World | List of changed Names  of the places in the World | General Knowledge MCQs | General Knowledge MCQs for CSS, PMS and One Paper Aspirants | MCQs by Miss Bakhtawar Zulfiqar| Read, Prepare, Test, and Quizzify at Howfiv

Knowing old and new names of the cities and countries of the world with their special and distinctive names has always been interesting for the readers and favourite area of the examiner as well. The Old and New names of the places have been a crucial part of the one-paper commission exam (from BPS 11 to BPS 18), such as FPSC, PPSC, SPSC, BPSC, KKPSC, AJKPSC, NTS, etc. It has been noticed that millions of competitive students in Pakistan remain unable to grasp the important cities related questions (MCQs). General Knowledge MCQs are the most interactive section updated by Howfiv with its team’s help daily.

Howfiv has successfully gathered and created thousands of exam-relevant questions (MCQs). The category’s questions are generally based on all CSS, FPSC, PPSC, KPPSC, SPSC, BPSC, NTS, AJKPSC, GBPSC past papers MCQs, the most repeated questions, the essential questions from 1980 to date, and advanced practice questions. With the help of Howfiv, Miss Bakhtawar Zulfiqar has compiled a list of the most important old and new names of the countries and the cities of the world. The list, compiled and gathered by Miss Bakhtawar Zulfiqar, helps millions of competitive students memorize them that have become an integral part of each exam, conducted by FPSC, PPSC, SPSC, KPPSC, NTS, etc. As soon as you start reading and memorizing this list, you will be able to solve all related MCQs from General Knowledge, which are repeatedly asked in one paper 100 Marks MCQs exams, like NTS, PPSC, FPSC, SPSC. BPSC, AJKPSC, KPPSC, FIA, ASF, ANF, MOD, Anti-corruption, and all type of competitive exams.

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These One Liners are best for the following types of tests:

Deputy Director, Federal Investigation Agency (FIA)Inspector Customs, (FBR)
Assistant Director Investigation (AD – FIA)Intelligence Officer (FBR)
Assistant Director Legal (AD Legal – FIA)Preventive Officer (FBR)
Inspector Investigation (FIA)Appraising/Valuation Officer (FBR)
Assistant Director, Ministry of Defense (AD – MOD)Police Inspector (Railway)
Junior Admin Officer (MOD)Sub-Inspector (Railway)
Civilian Labor Officer (MOD)Assistant Director, Ministry of Communications
Deputy Director, Intelligence Bureau (I.B)Assistant Director, Ministry of Overseas & Human Resources
Assistant Director (I.B)Assistant Director in Federal Secretariat
Inspector (I.B)Assistant Director in Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Deputy Director of National Accountability Bureau (NAB)Assistant Director in Interior Ministry
Assistant Director, National Accountability Bureau (NAB)Assistant Director in the Ministry of Finance
Investigation Officer (NAB)Assistant Director in Cabinet Division
Junior Investigation Officer (NAB)Assistant Director in Economic Division
Assistant (NAB)Assistant Director in Ports & Shipping
Assistant Director Anti-CorruptionAssistant Director LDA/MDA
Assistant Director PassportAssistant Private Secretary
Assistant Superintendent Jail Assistant Director in Establishment Division
Deputy Superintendent Jail Research Officer in Planning and Development
Assistant Director of Land RecordsResearch Officer in Senate
ASI Police & S.I PoliceResearch Officer in the National Assembly
Assistant Food ControllerSupervisor in Food Department 
Civil Judges Exams Assistant Director, Airport Security Force (ASF)
Tehsildar & Naib-Tehsildar ExamsAssistant Security Officer (ASF)
Assistant Registrar CooperativeDeputy Assistant Officer (ASF)
Labour Officer & Labour InspectorInspector (ASF)
Assistant Director, Anti-Narcotics Force (ANF)Inspector (ANF)
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The One Liner by Miss Bakhtawar are as follows:

Sr #Old NameNew Name
1AbyssiniaEthiopia
2AngoraAnkara
3BasutolandLesotho
4BataviaJakarta
5BechaunalandBotswana
6British GuianaGuyana
7BurmaMyanmar
8Cape CanaveralCape Kennedy
9CeylonSri Lanka
10ChristinaOslo
11CongoZaire
12ConstantinopoleIstanbul
13DaccaDhaka
14DahomeyBenin
15Dutch East IndiesIndonesia
16Dutch GuyanaSurinam
17East TimorLoro Sae
18Ellice IslandsTuvalu
19FormosaTaiwan
20Gold coastGhana
21GreenlandKalaalit Nunaat
22HollandThe Netherlands
23KampucheaCambodia
24LeopoldvilleKinshasa
25MadagascarMalagasy
26MalayaMalaysia
27ManchukuoManchuria
28MesopotaminaIraq
29New HebridesVanuatu
30NipponJapan
31Northern RhodesiaZambia
32NyasalandMalawi
33PekingBeijing
34PersiaIran
35PetrogradLeningrad
36RhodesiaZimbabwe
37SaigonHo Chi Minh City
38SalisburyHarare
39Sandwich WandsHawaiian Islands
40SiamThailand
41South West AfricaNamibia
42Spanish GuineaEquatorial Guinea
43StalingradVolgograd
44Tanganyik and ZanzibarTanzania
45Upper VoltaBourikina Fasso or Burkina Faso
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About Miss Bakhtawar Zulfiqar

Miss Bakhtawar Zulfiqar has been guiding law and competitive students for 5 years and has an adept command at revenue matters, General Knowledge and the Constitutional history of Pakistan.

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