Daily Archives: February 21st, 2011

45 Dow University of Health Sciences Karachi DUHS students’ fate hangs in the balance

45 Dow University of Health Sciences Karachi DUHS students’ fate hangs in the balance Karachi: The fate of 45 second-year MBBS students of the Dow University of Health Sciences hangs in the balance after the federal education ministry’s Inter-Board Chairmen Committee (IBCC) refused to issue equivalence certificate of their A level qualification to them, it […]

Mehran University of Engineering and Technology MUET Jamshoro among top 400 varsities of world

Mehran University of Engineering and Technology MUET Jamshoro among top 400 varsities of world Hyderabad: The Mehran University of Engineering and Technology (MUET) has been declared one of the top 400 universities of the world in a survey conducted by an international organisation, Quacquarelli Symonds. According to the university authorities, the MUET has secured 351st position […]

Petition against University of Health Sciences Lahore UHS VC adjourned

Petition against University of Health Sciences Lahore UHS VC adjourned Lahore: The Lahore High Court on Monday adjourned hearing for indefinite period on a petition challenging appointment of University of Health Sciences Vice Chancellor Malik Hussain Mubashar. Justice Sh Azmat Saeed deferred the hearing after a law officer sought time to file a reply on […]

Illegal admissions at Karachi University – – ‘Illegal’ admissions in KU irk teachers

Illegal admissions at Karachi University – - ‘Illegal’ admissions in KU irk teachers Karachi, Feb 15: A majority of teachers at the Department of Microbiology, University of Karachi, are annoyed over the alleged irregularities in the process of admissions to BS III Year (Previous) in the department so much so that the Chairperson, Prof Syed Muhammad […]

BISE Lahore online admission forms schedule — Admission form date

BISE Lahore online admission forms schedule – Admission form date Lahore, Feb 17: The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Lahore, on Tuesday extended the last date for submitting online admission forms for candidates appearing in Intermediate (Part-I) Annual Examination, 2011. Now the candidates can submit online admission forms with single fee till February 25. […]

Education Complex without power

Education Complex without power Lahore: The Education Complex, housing offices of EDO Education, DPI Elementary Education and Director Colleges, has been deprived of electricity for the last two days, thanks to the indifferent attitude of the authorities concerned. The power suspension has made the lives of the complex’s employees miserable who have to visit different […]

History, she wrote

History, she wrote Karachi: The 2nd Karachi Literature Festival will be remembered for a number of reasons, one of which is it managed to assemble a decent variety of writers and thinkers under one cosy roof. Among them was Alex von Tunzelmann, who was there to anchor just one panel discussion, though her achievements as […]

Teachers announce complete strike

Teachers announce complete strike Islamabad: Determined not to get trapped by the promises of Ministry of Education any longer, teachers affiliated with the schools of the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) have finally announced complete strike till the fulfilment of their demands regarding their upgradation and uniformity in education system. In a joint meeting of […]

Rawalpindi high school exams face delay

Rawalpindi high school exams face delay Rawalpindi: The annual Secondary School Certificate (SSC) examinations-2011 are expected to be delayed as the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Rawalpindi has not yet started the process of preparing the roll number slips for the candidates, it has been learnt. “This year the Punjab Higher Education Department […]

Government College University Lahore GCU Economics Society pays tribute to Dr Mehbubul Haq

Government College University Lahore GCU Economics Society pays tribute to Dr Mehbubul Haq Lahore: The Government College University Mehbubul Haq Economics Society (MHES) on Friday organised a seminar that paid homage and glowing tribute to an eminent old Ravian and world-renowned development economist Dr Mehbubul Haq, on whose name the society is named. The Chairperson […]

University of Punjab Lahore PU VC for 25pc raise for TTS teachers

University of Punjab Lahore PU VC for 25pc raise for TTS teachers Lahore: Punjab University (PU) Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has said that the varsity is depending upon young PhDs to further strengthen the education standard, adding he will make efforts to abolish the sanction of extra teaching on Tenure Track System (TTS) […]

Education employees baton charged again

Education employees baton charged again Karachi, Feb 19: Police resorted to a baton charge and tear gas shelling on former non-teaching employees of the Education Department in order to stop them from trying to protest outside the Chief Minister House on Friday. The protesters had gathered outside the Karachi Press Club (KPC) for the second […]

The Punjab Education Foundation PEF result for Foundation Assisted Schools (FAS) Quality Assurance Test -PEF result

The Punjab Education Foundation PEF result for Foundation Assisted Schools (FAS) Quality Assurance Test –PEF result Lahore, Feb 19: The Punjab Education Foundation (PEF) has announced the result of 10th Quality Assurance Test of Foundation Assisted Schools (FAS) programme. A total of 1,77,365 students of 1,722 FAS partner schools in 29 districts appeared in it while the […]

Federal Directorate of Education (FDE)FDE Class-V examinations postponed Class-V examinations postponed

Federal Directorate of Education (FDE)FDE Class-V examinations postponed Class-V examinations postponed Islamabad, Feb 18: The centralised examinations for class five, scheduled to start on February 19, were postponed till further orders in the wake of complete strike being observed by teachers working under the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE). According to well-placed sources in the Ministry […]

Khyber Medical College KMC Peshawar students want exam postponed

Khyber Medical College KMC Peshawar students want exam postponed Peshawar: The final year students of Khyber Medical College on Thursday staged a protest to press the Khyber Medical University administration to postpone their examination till September. The protesting students were holding banners and placards inscribed with slogans against the university administration for unilaterally announcing schedule for […]