Daily Archives: December 27th, 2011

Scholars get advanced training in Give Kids A Smile strategies

Scholars get advanced training in Give Kids A Smile strategies St. Louis—As the St. Louis Give Kids A Smile program held its 20th clinic Oct. 28 and 29, seven volunteer ambassador-scholars sought a higher education in program success by watching, listening, questioning and working at the first ever GKAS University. The program was designed to […]

Twin US Spacecraft Ready to Orbit the Moon for Mapping Mission

Twin US Spacecraft Ready to Orbit the Moon for Mapping Mission Two spacecraft are due to begin orbiting the Moon on New Year’s Eve and New Year’s Day. The mission will enable scientists to better understand the Moon’s gravitational field and the lunar interior. NASA scientists say our moon has the most uneven gravitational field […]

Modern research is emphasized for development and knowledge – Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology SSUET Karachi Sindh Pakistan

Modern research is emphasized for development and knowledge – Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology SSUET Karachi Sindh Pakistan December 27, 2011    

Minister for Education Government of Sindh should fulfill his promise to regularize the service of teachers

Minister for Education Government of Sindh should fulfill his promise to regularize the service of teachers December 27, 2011

Date for submission of application form extended due to receipt of less number of applications: Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari

Date for submission of application form extended due to receipt of less number of applications: Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari December 27, 2011

Affiliation of schools using “cadet” in their names without permission likely to be cancelled — as decided by the meeting of Boards of Intermediate & Secondary Education BISEs

Affiliation of schools using “cadet” in their names likely to be cancelled — as decided by the meeting of Boards of Intermediate & Secondary Education BISEs December 27, 2011

Lack of facilities in Sindh Government Hospital Ibrahim Haidri Karachi

Lack of facilities in Sindh Government Hospital Ibrahim Haidri Karachi December 27, 2011

Workshop on “Psychopathic Traits in Children” held at University of the Punjab PU Lahore Pakistan

Workshop on “Psychopathic Traits in Children” held at University of the Punjab PU Lahore Pakistan LAHORE: (December 27, 2011): Punjab University Centre for Clinical Psychology (CCP) organized a workshop on “Psychopathic Traits in Children.” Dr Umneea Khan, Consultant Psychologists, University of Western, Australia, conducted the workshop. The workshop created awareness in clinical psychology students to identify criminal […]

University of the Punjab PU Lahore VC terms political selectees a real hurdle for development

University of the Punjab PU Lahore VC terms political selectees a real hurdle for development LAHORE: (December 27, 2011): Punjab University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has stated that the faculty members, appointed on political basis, were the real hurdle in progress of the varsity. He expressed these views while inaugurating the polymer and material research laboratories […]

KU reschedules aptitude tests

KU reschedules aptitude tests Tuesday, December 27, 2011  Karachi Aptitude tests for Applied Physics (BS evening) and Masters in Computer Science (MCS) of Karachi University (KU) are rescheduled to take place on Thursday, December 29 at 10am, a university official said. However, admission tests for MBA, BSSE and BSCS will be held on December 28 […]

Self-medication further increases drug resistance

Self-medication further increases drug resistance Tuesday, December 27, 2011  Rawalpindi Self-medication to get relief in case of cold, flu and throat infection is further increasing drug resistance among population against a number of diseases and health experts have been expressing deep concern over the issue. It is important that cold, flu and throat infection have […]

Of kids’ cartoons and TV shows addiction

Of kids’ cartoons and TV shows addiction Tuesday, December 27, 2011 From the time when cable television became available in Pindi more than a decade ago, massive numbers of children have grown addicted to cartoons and other TV shows causing concern among parents and researchers. Seventh-grader Talat Shah spends most of his leisure time watching […]

Rural Health Centres lack specialised services

Rural Health Centres lack specialised services Tuesday, December 27, 2011 Islamabad A Free and Fair Election Network (Fafen) report on Monday said specialised services like labour and eye rooms as well as equipment were found lacking in some of the 80 Rural Health Centres (RHCs) monitored in November. Fafen Governance Monitors visited 47 RCHs 27 […]

FDE, Federal Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education FBISE Islamabad in row over scholarship exams

FDE, Federal Board of Intermediate & Secondary Education FBISE Islamabad in row over scholarship exams ISLAMABAD - Another controversy has surfaced between Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) and Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) regarding holding of the 8th class scholarship examinations for year 2012. Previously, the FDE has always been the sole authority to conduct […]

People demand health facilities

People demand health facilities RAWALPINDI - The lack of a public health dispensaries and any government-run hospital is creating problems for the residents of Dhok Hussoo, a thickly populated area of 50,000 people. “We are living in the most neglected area of Rawalpindi and are being considered outcast or second-rate citizens as we stand deprived of all […]