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WHO: New Multidrug Resistant TB Treatment Could Be Game Changer

WHO: New Multidrug Resistant TB Treatment Could Be Game Changer GENEVA— The World Health Organization (WHO) is recommending a new easier and cheaper treatment for multidrug resistant tuberculosis (MDR-TB) that it says will save the lives of tens of thousands of people. Every year, nearly 500,000 men, women and children worldwide develop multidrug resistant tuberculosis. […]

WHO Urges Pregnant Women to Avoid Rio Olympics

WHO Urges Pregnant Women to Avoid Rio Olympics The World Health Organization on Thursday warned women against traveling to areas with ongoing Zika virus transmissions, including Rio de Janeiro, site of the 2016 Olympics. “There is scientific consensus that Zika virus is a cause of microcephaly (children being born with unusually small heads) and other […]

WHO Guidelines Aim to Help Millions of Victims of Female Genital Mutilation

WHO Guidelines Aim to Help Millions of Victims of Female Genital Mutilation GENEVA—Every year, the World Health Organization reports that some 3 million girls, most under the age of 15, are subject to female genital mutilation. This number adds to the hefty toll of more than 200 million girls and women already living with the […]

Patient Recovering from First US Penis Transplant

Patient Recovering from First US Penis Transplant May 16, 2016 A Massachusetts man is recovering from the United States’ first penis transplant, and doctors in Boston say they are “cautiously optimistic” he will make a full recovery. Sixty-four-year old Thomas Manning lost his penis to cancer in 2012 and was given a new one last […]

Third Decade of LUMS: The Celebration

Third Decade of LUMS: The Celebration Pro Chancellor LUMS, Syed Babar Ali, welcomed guests at an exclusive ceremony to celebrate the third decade of LUMS on April 28, 2016 at 8:00 PM. He was joined by Rector LUMS, Mr. Abdul Razzak Dawood and member Management Committee, Mr. Shahid Hussain. Business leaders from Lahore, Sialkot and […]

Consultative meeting on art and culture at PU ISCS

Consultative meeting on art and culture at PU ISCS LAHORE: (Saturday, May 14, 2016): Punjab University Institute of Social and Cultural Studies, in collaboration with the Danish Center for Culture and Development (CKU) arranged a consultative meeting on “research study on the analysis of linkages between art, culture, peace, sustainable development and reconciliation in Pakistan” […]

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali has assumed the charge of Vice Chancellor, Government College University Faisalabad

Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali has assumed the charge of Vice Chancellor, Government College University Faisalabad Prof. Dr. Muhammad Ali has assumed the charge of Vice Chancellor, Government College University Faisalabad, in pursuance of Government of the Punjab, Higher Education Department, Lahore Notification No. SO(Univ.)5-3/09.P dated 17-12-2014

Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) public notice to de-notify seven universities

Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) public notice to de-notify seven universities

Postgradute Medical Students Alert: Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PMDC

Postgradute Medical Students Alert: Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PMDC

Students Alert: Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PMDC

Students Alert: Pakistan Medical & Dental Council PMDC

PMDC Approves Increased Admission Seats for Medical Colleges in Punjab

PMDC Approves Increased Admission Seats for Medical Colleges in Punjab ISLAMABAD – Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has increased the admission seats in seven medical colleges of health department, Pakistan This decision came with a condition that heads of these medical colleges would not increase any number of seats in coming future on their […]

Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) for redefining HEC role

Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) for redefining HEC role Islamabad – In the light of the 18th constitutional amendment, the role of Higher Education Commission (HEC) should be redefined and recommendations of implementation commission regarding higher education sector should be implemented in true letter and spirit. It was demanded by Dr […]

HIV positive women can have safe offspring after treatment!

HIV positive women can have safe offspring after treatment! Islamabad – World AIDS Day was observed on Monday as an opportunity to harness the power of social change and close the access gap between people who have access to HIV prevention, treatment, care and support services and people who are being left behind. The World […]

Scam of bogus attendances of children in schools unearthed in Rawalpindi

Scam of bogus attendances of children in schools unearthed in Rawalpindi RAWALPINDI- Education department Rawalpindi has decided to take action, in scam of bogus attendances of students in certain schools of Rawalpindi City and Cantt. Education department Rawalpindi has started checking of new enrolment in schools under the directives of provincial secretary schools education. During […]

Gearing up for AIDS-free generation – – AIDS Day celebrated in Lahore

Gearing up for AIDS-free generation – – AIDS Day celebrated in Lahore LAHORE – Like other around the world, the World AIDS Day was observed across the country Monday to raise awareness and encourage progress in HIV/AIDS prevention, treatment and care in high prevalence countries. The Day is observed on December 1 every year under […]