Shutdown will affect many services and functions. But what exactly is it?
If you've been visiting The Whiz Times often, you probably know by now how governments work, what are [...]
The inspiring story ofÂ Nelson Mandela: His life and times
If you are a regular visitor to The Whiz Times, you probably know that we create a lot of videos for our young follow[...]
Change in Egypt once again! PresidentÂ
Mohamed Morsi removed by force and put
under house arrest
In a stunning change in Egypt, President of Egypt, Mr Mohamed Morsi was [...]
Coin toss decides election results!
So what happens when two electoral candidates get exactly the same amount of votes from public? How do you decide who is the winner?
Mr Nawaz Sharif set to pull a hat-trick by
becoming a three time Prime Minister!
Election results from recently held elections in Pakistan are mostly out and Pakistan Muslim Le[...]
It is elections season in the South Asian region.
We just saw the elections in Malaysia, and now, it is voting time in Pakistan. Today, on 11th May, 2012, Pakistan goes to vote f[...]
Who won the Malaysia elections? Why are some
people crying foul?
The results are out for a hard fought election battle in Malaysia. The winners are taking it all, while many peop[...]
Malaysia election date finally confirmed!
It has been confirmed! The most intense election for Malaysia's current ruling party, or even in the country's history, is set to take pl[...]
MalaysiaÂ elections: Close battle between parties
Today,Â Wednesday 3rd April 2013,Â Malaysian Prime Minister Najib Razak announced that he has dissolved parliament to prepare for th[...]
In Malaysia: the state of Sabah under attack. What's happening there?
KUALA LUMPUR, March 4, 2013 (AFP) - In Malaysia, the far-off state of Sabah on it's Borneo island i[...]
Shinzo Abe: Can he deliver Sumo Sized boost to Japan?
The last few months have been months of major political change. We covered in detail the US presidential elections,[...]
Protest rally in Egypt's Tahrir Square in pictures.
The Whiz News This week video for the First Week of November 2012.
Fun and wholesome news for kids and the entire family!
(All videos from YouTube on The Whiz Times are i[...]
Create Your Own Classroom Democracy
Youâ€™ve probably heard of a country being described as a â€śdemocracyâ€ť but what does it mean?
The word democracy comes from two Greek words: de[...]
Surely you know about the Presidential elections in the US.
You must have read about it on The Whiz Times, seen many videos (Whiz News this week, a video on President Obama and [...]
China Taiwan relations to get better?
Former premier of Taiwan makes first visit to China
On 4 October 2012, former Taiwanese Premier [...]
Mahatma Gandhi :also referred to as the "Father of the Nation" in India
India buys back a collection ofÂ letters written by and to Mahatma Gandhi
Libya had been under dictatorship rule for 50 years!
42 years were under the one man rule of Mr Moammar Gadhafiâ€™s
Libya has not held a[...]
What did the World leaders discuss on Syria crisis?
Syria is now experiencing one of the most violent protests in the world.
Foreign ministers around [...]
Did you know that even a small country like Iceland had street protests by people?
We are covering some of the street protests happening the world over. Is protesting t[...]
Yangoon, 2 April, 2012:
'The Ladyâ€™s' Resounding Victory in Burma by-elections
Featured image by Flickr user ssoosay
Hong Kong, 25 March, 2012:
Mr. CY Leung was elected as Hong Kong's new Chief Executive
Hong Kong does not have a Prime Minister or a President as a Head of State[...]
Vladimir Putin re-elected President of Russia
Mr Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin, 59, has been elected as the President of Russia, taking over from President Dmitry M[...]
Syria, the middle-eastern country, is witnessing troubled times.Â Protestors have been demanding 'freedom' from the current regime- and bringing democracy to Syria.
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