Daily Archives: January 26th, 2011

Punjab Examination Commission PEC Lahore Roll Numbers for Class 5th and 8th Examination 2011

Punjab Examination Commission PEC Lahore Roll Numbers for Class 5th and 8th Examination 2011 The following download links are for portable document format (PDF) files which should be downloaded rather than to be viewed online (as these are large size files and they will take a long time to be opened online). It is advisable […]

University of the Punjab Lahore PU approves 11 synopsis, 4 PhD reports

University of the Punjab Lahore PU approves 11 synopsis, 4 PhD reports LAHORE : A meeting of Punjab University Advanced Studies and Research Board (AS&RB) was held under the chairmanship of Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran in his office here today which solved cases of PhD scholars presented for review in the Board by different […]

University of Punjab Lahore PU students excel in national, international contests

University of Punjab Lahore PU students excel in national, international contests LAHORE : Punjab University students have qualified for final round in English and Urdu categories of 13th Allama Iqbal Shield debate contest at Punjab level and maintained its previous record. The competition was organized by Higher Education Commission (HEC) on January 22. Punjab University English […]

Only 2% of scholars have not returned to Pakistan: HEC

Only 2% of scholars have not returned to Pakistan: HEC Islamabad: Only 2 per cent of scholars have not returned to Pakistan after completing their degrees, while the rest are not only coming back, but also serving in various institutions from the day they landed in the country, said HEC Chairperson Dr. Javaid Laghari while […]

Government Gordon College Rawalpindi fee increase – Sharp increase in BA, BSc fee sparks protest

Government Gordon College Rawalpindi fee increase - Sharp increase in BA, BSc fee sparks protest Rawalpindi, Jan 23: With the alleged backing of teachers, students of the Government Gordon College held a protest here on Wednesday against increase in fee of BA and BSc from Rs3,500 to Rs9,000. The protesters blocked College Road and Benazir Bhutto […]

BISE Rawalpindi New paper checking system — New paper checking system introduced

BISE Rawalpindi New paper checking system – New paper checking system introduced Rawalpindi, Jan 26: Under a new system, the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Rawalpindi, will provide answer sheets to examiners for evaluation with bar codes in an effort to keep the identity of candidates under wraps. “To check the possibility of examiners […]

University of Karachi KU unable to locate records of suspected students

University of Karachi KU unable to locate records of suspected students Karachi: Following the blast that injured four Karachi University students on the campus last year, there seems to be a complete lack of coordination between the teaching departments and the administration with regards to retrieving the records of the students suspected to be involved […]

Private schools tuition fees sharp rise– Sharp rise in tuition fees worries parents

Private schools tuition fees sharp rise– Sharp rise in tuition fees worries parents Karachi, Jan 26: At a time when prices of almost all essential commodities have skyrocketed, a number of private schools in the city have arbitrarily increased tuition fees from 20 to 40 per cent with effect from January in violation of the private […]

Literature Festival being organised by the British Council and Oxford University Press-Pakistan

Literature Festival being organised by the British Council and Oxford University Press-Pakistan Karachi: The second Karachi Literature Festival being organised by the British Council and Oxford University Press-Pakistan begins on Feb 5, the organiser announced on Tuesday. The two-day event would be held at a local hotel from 10am to 9pm on both days, they […]

Cambridge scholarships for Pakistani students — Cambridge trust seeks funds to raise scholarships for Pakistani students

Cambridge scholarships for Pakistani students – Cambridge trust seeks funds to raise scholarships for Pakistani students Karachi, Jan 26: The Cambridge Commonwealth Trust is looking for partners in Pakistan to help increase the number of scholarships being offered to Pakistani students at the University of Cambridge. Discussions with the Higher Education Commission are also under way […]

HEC attestation of degrees problems — Increase in attestation fee, insufficient staff irk students visiting HEC

HEC attestation of degrees problems – Increase in attestation fee, insufficient staff irk students visiting HEC Islamabad, Jan 26: Without caring to improve its so-called one-window operation for attestation of degrees, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has decided to rub more salt in the wounds of suffering students and their parents by increasing the fee of degree […]

Registration section of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC upgraded

Registration section of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council PMDC upgraded Islamabad: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has put in place a high-tech and secure mechanism for registration of medical and dental practitioners. The system, which became operational with the formal inauguration by Health Minister Makhdoom Shahabuddin on Tuesday, is controlled by the PMDC […]

Education Expo 2011 at Lahore attracts students

Education Expo 2011 at Lahore attracts students Lahore: The two-day International Education Expo 2011, which started at the PC Hotel here on Tuesday, attracted a large number of prospective students on the first day. The event, organised by HR Consultations (pvt) Ltd in collaboration with the Jang Group, is representing dozens of top universities and […]

Students exhibit their skills in science competition

Students exhibit their skills in science competition Rawalpindi: All Pakistan Science Competition 2010-2011 was held under the auspices of the FGEI Cantonment and Garrison Directorate, at the Federal Government Postgraduate College for Women, Kashmir Road, on Friday. Lieutenant Colonel Dr. Qaim Raza Jaffery, GCO1 Exams, Cantonment and Garrison, was invited as chief guest on the […]

Headmaster suspended for harassing female teacher

Headmaster suspended for harassing female teacher Rawalpindi: The headmaster of a government primary boys’ school was suspended on Friday over the allegations of sexually harassing a female teacher that he hired for his school without approval of the department, it has been learnt. “I have verbally been informed about the alleged incident and suspended the […]