Monthly Archives: August, 2011

KU financial crisis deepens

KU financial crisis deepens Karachi: The current year revenue shortfall of the financially starved Karachi University has shot up to over Rs443 million, making it difficult for the varsity to disburse salaries to its employees, carry on its research work, and run the affairs of its new departments smoothly, it emerged on Friday. Sources in […]

KU holds seminar to facilitate staff, students

KU holds seminar to facilitate staff, students Karachi: The University of Karachi (KU) organised an introductory seminar in the Arts Auditorium on Friday in order to facilitate students and staff in availing themselves of the Erasmus Mundus Europe-Asia, a fully funded scholarship to Europe, during 2012. Assistant Project Coordinator (EMEA) Pakistan Mariya Khan gave a […]

SALU teachers’ protest against VC continues

SALU teachers’ protest against VC continues Khairpur: The Shah Abdul Latif University Teachers’ Association (SALUTA) demonstrated against the vice chancellor Dr. Nilofer Shaikh here on fourth consecutive day on Thursday and protested against her policies. They also staged a sit-in in front of VC house. President of SALUTA, Prof. Abdul Majeed Chandio told journalists that […]

CAP forms date extended

CAP forms date extended Karachi: The centralised admission policy (CAP) committee on Thursday extended the last date for submitting the forms for placement of candidates in the city’s government colleges and high schools to Aug 29. The committee had initially set the deadline for seeking admission to government colleges and high schools in the first-year […]

Date for MBBS supplementary examination forms announced

Date for MBBS supplementary examination forms announced Karachi: The University of Karachi examination department on Thursday announced the date for the submission of examination forms of MBBS Final Year professional supplementary examinations. As per the announcement, students of public colleges could submit their examination forms with a fee of Rs 3,750 while students of private […]

469 teachers reinstated

469 teachers reinstated Karachi: Sindh Senior Minister for Education Pir Mazharul Haq on Thursday ordered reinstatement of 469 schoolteachers whose services were terminated during the previous government. A summary of the matter was signed by the minister at a ceremony held here on Thursday. The reinstated employees included 364 primary school teachers (PSTs), 13 junior […]

CM wants governor appoint those already appointed

CM wants governor appoint those already appointed LAHORE: THE Punjab government has been insisting on appointing three deans at two different public universities of the province despite the fact those recommended by the government have already been appointed by the governor/chancellor, it is learnt. According to sources, the Punjab government has been insisting on making […]

Rent of 26 schools housed in private buildings paid by teachers

Rent of 26 schools housed in private buildings paid by teachers Rawalpindi: Due to non-availability of space, 26 schools run by Punjab government are being operated in rented houses in Rawalpindi district for the last 40 years and the most ironical fact in the whole scenario is that the teachers as well as headmasters also […]

MBBS admission Eligibility bar lowered to 60pc marks

MBBS admission Eligibility bar lowered to 60pc marks LAHORE: The Punjab government has finalised arrangements to conduct entrance test for admission to all public and private medical and dental institutions to be held on Sept 13 in 12 cities, says a handout. University of Health Sciences Vice-Chancellor Prof Hussain Mubashir Malik said the test would […]

Steps for medical entrance test

Steps for medical entrance test LAHORE:THE Punjab government has finalised the arrangements for conducting entrance test for admission to all public and private medical and dental institutions of the Punjab. This test is being organised under the supervision of University of Health Sciences on September 13, 2011 in 12 major cities. Like pervious year, the […]

PU awards PhD degrees to 7 candidates

PU awards PhD degrees to 7 candidates LAHORE: Punjab University has awarded PhD degrees toAshi D/o Abdul Ghani in the subject of Education after approval of her research thesis entitled “A Study of Perceptions and Responses of Faculty and Administration of Business Schools about the External Change Factors,” Rana Amjad Ali S/o Hafiz Niaz Ahmed Ranain the subject […]

PU declares MSc Microbiology & Molecular Genetics result

PU declares MSc Microbiology & Molecular Genetics result LAHORE: Punjab University Examinations Department has announced the result of MSc Microbiology & Molecular Genetics (2-Years Programme), Semester System, Session 2009-2011

PU further extends last date of BA/BSc annual exam 2012 registration

PU further extends last date of BA/BSc annual exam 2012 registration LAHORE: Punjab University has further extended the last date for registration of private candidates who want to appear in BA/BSc Annual Examination 2012 till September 15, 2012. Now the candidates can submit their registration forms and fee Rs 2350/- till September 15, 2012. Candidates, who […]

VC issues instructions for new building of Mosque Department

VC issues instructions for new building of Mosque Department LAHORE: Punjab University Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran visited the New Campus Jamia Mosque to discuss the project for construction of new building of Department of Mosque. Chairman Mosque Department Dr Hafiz Muhammad Abdullah, Principal Oriental College Prof Dr Mazhar Moeen, Project Director Sheikh Muhammad Ali, Resident […]

Girls school blown up in Mardan

Girls school blown up in Mardan MARDAN/GHALANAI: Militants blew up a government school in Mardan district and attacked several checkposts in Mohmand Agency on the night between Tuesday and Wednesday. Sabir Gul, the SHO of Jabbar police station in Mardan, told Dawn that unidentified militants had planted explosives in a room of Government Girls Higher […]