Daily Archives: March 2nd, 2011

5th documentary festival held at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS Lahore LUMS

5th documentary festival held at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS Lahore LUMS Lahore: The 5th world festival on documentary films was held at the LUMS on Monday. In the festival, three documentary movies made by the students of different media studies departments were screened. The viewers highly admired a film on sexual harassment produced by […]

Four PhDs awarded at University of the Punjab Lahore PU

Four PhDs awarded at University of the Punjab Lahore  PU Lahore: The Punjab University (PU) has awarded PhDs to four students in different subjects. According to a press statement, Sobia Manzoor, the daughter of Manzoor Ahmad, has been awarded a PhD in Molecular Biology after approval of her research thesis “Role of P2X Receptors in […]

University of the Punjab Lahore PU teachers meet VC

University of the Punjab Lahore PU teachers meet VC Lahore: A delegation of Punjab University’s assistant professors, working under Tenure Track System (TTS), called on PU Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran and discussed with him various problems being faced by them and presented suggestions for their resolution. According to a press statement, the meeting also […]

Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad total of 548 research publications

Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad total of 548 research publications Lahore, Mar 01: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Monday announced rankings of public and private universities across the country based on their research output. The Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU), Islamabad, topped the list with a total of 548 research publications. Aga Khan University (AKU), Karachi, remained second […]

Magnificent display of art at Government College University GCU Lahore annual fine art exhibition

Magnificent display of art at Government College University GCU Lahore annual fine art exhibition Lahore: The Government College University’s (GCU) annual fine arts exhibition kicked off at the Abdus Salam Hall on Monday. The chief guest of the event was a former Ravian, Dr Ajaz Anwar. As many as 110 art pieces of students and old […]

Shortlisting on for vice-chancellor slots in Punjab

Shortlisting on for vice-chancellor slots in Punjab Lahore: The Punjab Higher Education Department is drawing up a shortlist for six public universities’ vice-chancellors in Punjab. The department is to pick 60 candidates or less out of 235 applicants to be interviewed by a Higher Education Commission’s search committee on March 9 to 11. The tenures […]

Young Champions Day celebrated

Young Champions Day celebrated Islamabad: The City School organised Young Champions Day for the children of Play Group, Nursery and Kindergarten here on Monday. The participating branches were F-11 Pre-Junior Mini Campus, F-8 Nursery, E-11 Nursery and Harley Street Nursery. A large number of parents and students participated in the event. There were many races […]

Students get Duke of Edinburgh’s Award

Students get Duke of Edinburgh’s Award Karachi: A large number of students who had won the Duke of Edinburgh’s Award were given their certificates and shields at a ceremony organised at the Rangoonwala community Centre here on Monday. British deputy high commissioner Robert Gibson, tracing the history of the award which was started in Britain […]

Students of Indus Valley School of Arts paint murals

Students of Indus Valley School of Arts paint murals Karachi: The students of Indus Valley School of art and Architecture have painted murals on the walls of the Oncology Ward of the National School of Child Health (NICH), Karachi, to help brighten the surroundings so as to uplift the morale of the children suffering from […]

Sindh Education department okays proposal for hiring 7,187 staff

Sindh Education department okays proposal for hiring 7,187 staff Karachi: The Sindh Education and Literacy Department has approved proposal for recruitment of 7,187 non-teaching vacant posts from BPS-1 to 4 in different districts in the province. An official announcement on Monday said that the criteria for employment will be that the entire codal formalities, such […]

Inter-Board Committee of Chairmen IBCC meeting regarding additional marks and marks equivalency

Inter-Board Committee of Chairmen IBCC meeting regarding additional marks and marks equivalency Karachi: A two-day meeting of the Inter-Board Committee of Chairmen (IBCC), comprising the chairmen of examination boards across the country, will be held at the Board of Secondary Education Karachi (BISK) on Tuesday. The meeting would be chaired by Chairman IBCC Professor Anwar […]