Daily Archives: October 18th, 2011

The University of Sindh has extended date up to October, 25 for submission of admissions forms for admissions to Bachelors, Masters and MS/M.Phil degree programs for the academic session 2012

The University of Sindh has extended date up to October, 25 for submission of admissions forms for admissions to Bachelors, Masters and MS/M.Phil degree programs for the academic session 2012 October 18th, 2011 The University of Sindh has extended date up to October, 25 for submission of admissions forms for admissions to Bachelors, Masters and […]

NOP scholar to attend exchange programme in the US

NOP scholar to attend exchange programme in the US Usman Naseer, an NOP scholar will be attending the Carrol College, Helena, Montana, USA for one semester, under an exchange programme administered by the US Department of State and the United States Education Foundation Pakistan  . He has been selected after a rigorous selection process through which about […]

‘Progress’ steamrolls elementary school for KU staff’s children

‘Progress’ steamrolls elementary school for KU staff’s children KARACHI - The lower staff of the University of Karachi (KU) has been deprived of the only school for their children in the varsity’s premises and as a result, they are forced to send their children out of campus for schooling as the university management has replaced the non-functional […]

BISE announces Inter part-1 result

BISE announces Inter part-1 result LAHORE - Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore announced the intermediate part-I results on Monday. A total of 124,702 students appeared in the examinations and 49435 were successful, acquiring the passing percentage which was 39.64 percent. The result was initially expected on October 5 and then October 8. The postponement […]

E-learning: the future of education

E-learning: the future of education Lahore - British educationists have stressed the need for employing new, student-centric teaching methods and strategies in medical education in Punjab. “The challenge for medical educators is to be aware of the new changes and to consider how the latest technology can be used to enhance learning,” said Prof Paul Duvall from […]

Hameed Akhtar’s funeral today

Hameed Akhtar’s funeral today Lahore - Renowned journalist and writer Hameed Akhtar’s funeral will be held today (Tuesday) at the Sector DD Mosque, Phase IV, Defence Housing Authority (DHA), Lahore. Hameed, 87, was suffering from cancer and breathed his last at Shaukat Khanam Memorial Hospital. Before his death, he was working as a columnist with a local […]

GCU VC to be shown the door after SC’s verdict?

GCU VC to be shown the door after SC’s verdict? LAHORE - The Punjab government might change the Government College University, (GCU) Lahore’s vice-chancellor (VC), after the Supreme Court said that the governor was bound to follow the chief minister’s (CM) advice on VCs’ appointments, Pakistan Today has learnt. The Punjab CM had earlier recommended Board of […]

He was more of a student than a son

He was more of a student than a son Lahore - A student of 1st Year at Government College University (GCU), Lahore committed suicide on Monday, shooting himself in the head after failing his examinations, in the Ravi Road Police precincts. The deceased was identified as 18-years-old Shahzad Ahmed, a resident of Nawaz Sharif Park located in […]

KC condemns Samar’s killer

KC condemns Samar’s killer LAHORE - A student of Kinnarid College (KC), Samar Wasti, was brutally murdered in front of the college on Monday. The college will remain closed today (Tuesday) in order to mourn Samar’s death and prayers will be held in her honour tomorrow. (Wednesday) The entire college condemned the student’s murder. The faculty and […]

There’s a thin line between love and madness

There’s a thin line between love and madness LAHORE - In an incident unprecedented in the 98-year history of Kinnaird College for Women (KCW), Lahore, a disheartened lover shot one of the college’s intermediate second year student dead, immediately killing himself afterwards and injuring a passer-by on Monday afternoon. Shams-ul-Alam, 23, and Samar Wasti, a 17-year-old ICS […]

Million March of IJT from Punjab University to Ichhra Lahore

Million March of IJT from Punjab University to Ichhra Lahore

Two Pro Vice Chancellor are likely to be the member of syndicate, University of Karachi

Two Pro Vice Chancellor are likely to be the member of syndicate, University of Karachi

Sectarianism, backwardness linked: KU VC

Sectarianism, backwardness linked: KU VC Karachi:18 Oct:Sectarianism among the Muslim community is the cause of backwardness, according to the vice-chancellor of the University of Karachi (KU). Pirzada Qasim Raza Siddiqi said this during the Youm-e-Mustafa celebrations, an event which was jointly organised by the adviser, Students’ Affairs, KU, and the Imamia Students Organisation, (ISO), KU […]

Security features for PEF vouchers

Security features for PEF vouchers LAHORE: The Punjab Education Foundation (PEF) has introduced five different security features in vouchers issued to the deserving students under Education Voucher Scheme (EVS) for studying free of cost in schools of their choice situated near to their homes. This will help to prevent any impersonation while making this scheme […]

Torture on students in Bahayuddin Zakrya University

Torture on students in Bahayuddin Zakrya University LAHORE: Chief Justice of the Lahore High Court (LHC) Ijaz Ahmad Chaudhary on Monday hearing case taken Suo Motu notice ordered DPO Multan to submit reply on the next date of hearing fixed as November 8.As proceeding started a report was submitted before the Chief Justice Ijaz Ahmad […]