Monthly Archives: October, 2011

Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Chair, University of Sindh Jamshoro Holding International Conference in January 2012

Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Chair, University of Sindh Jamshoro Holding International Conference in January 2012

Higher Education Commission HEC Honored 33 Researchers and Scholars with Awards

Higher Education Commission HEC Honored 33 Researchers and Scholars with Awards

Photography Exhibition Held at University of Karachi, Chinese Consulate General Attends

Photography Exhibition Held at University of Karachi, Chinese Consulate General Attends   

Entry Test for Admission to MBBS / BDS Held on October 30, 2011, Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS Karachi. More than 4000 candidates Appeared in the Test

Entry Test for Admission to MBBS / BDS Held on October 30, 2011, Dow University of Health Sciences DUHS Karachi. More than 4000 candidates Appeared in the Test  

Experts say healthy lifestyle can avert, manage strokes

Experts say healthy lifestyle can avert, manage strokes ISLAMABAD – Health experts on Saturday agreed that stroke is the second leading cause of death and long term disability. Around 15 million people suffer from stroke every year; among those one-third die and one-third become permanently disable, said Dr Shaneela Malik from Michigan on Saturday while speaking at […]

Recycle now or suffer later, warn experts

Recycle now or suffer later, warn experts LAHORE – There is a need to unite owners of paper mills on a single platform, where they can be motivated to fulfil their social responsibilities by balancing their growth with environmental safety. This was the crux of a recently concluded joint study by World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF) […]

PCSIR produces anti-dengue syrup

PCSIR produces anti-dengue syrup LAHORE – Pakistan Council of Science and Industrial Research (PCSIR) has prepared a low-cost anti-dengue syrup to counter the rising threat of the disease in the country, PCSIR Director General Dr Shahzad Alam said while talking to APP on Sunday. Upon the directives of Science and Technology Secretary Akhlaq Tarar and PCSIR Chairman […]

PNCA to hold free puppet show on October 31, 2011

PNCA to hold free puppet show on October 31, 2011 ISLAMABAD: Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) has scheduled a free puppet show for children and students from various educational institutions of twin cities today (Monday). The National Puppet Theatre will showcase the skills of its puppeteers featuring vibrant costumed puppets and present folk […]

PNCA promoting cultural values among youth from rural areas

PNCA promoting cultural values among youth from rural areas ISLAMABAD: Pakistan National Council of the Arts (PNCA) has taken the glimpses of traditional cultural heritage through performing arts to rural areas of the country with its programme for youngsters of ‘Katchi Abadis’. Talking to APP, PNCA Director General Tauqeer Nasir said with a focus on […]

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Islamabad, PIEDAR ink MoU

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Islamabad, PIEDAR ink MoU ISLAMABAD: The universities’ should develop manpower to address issues related to health, hygiene and education, said Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Vice Chancellor (VC) Prof Dr Nazir Ahmed Sangi. He was speaking on the occasion of signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between (AIOU) and […]

Re-checking of Inter Part-I papers in progress: RBISE

Re-checking of Inter Part-I papers in progress: RBISE RAWALPINDI: Re-checking of Intermediate Part-I papers is in progress as special centres set up for re-checking of the papers are working round the clock, said Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (RBISE) Chairman Dr Muhammad Qasim. Talking to APP, he said that the task would be […]

University of Karachi, ‘BA, BSc, BCom exam forms acceptable till Nov 5’

University of Karachi, ‘BA, BSc, BCom exam forms acceptable till Nov 5’ KARACHI: University of Karachi (KU) has announced to extend date to submit examination forms for regular classes of BA, BSc and BCom up to Nov 5. According to the KU spokesman students of BA, BSc and BCom (regular) can submit their annual examination-2011 […]

Mary McBride sings for disabled orphans

Mary McBride sings for disabled orphans KARACHI: Renowned American musician Mary McBride along with her band, celebrated a morning with disabled children at ’Dar-ul-Sukun’, an orphan house, on their visit to Karachi, here on Sunday. On the occasion, McBride performed for the mentally and physically disabled orphans. She sang some special songs for the children. […]

SPARC holds national conference to protect children rights

SPARC holds national conference to protect children rights ISLAMABAD: Child domestic labour should be immediately banned under the Employment of Children Act 1991. Civil society organizations demanded this in a national conference on ‘Contemporary Forms of Slavery: Child Domestic Labour in Pakistan’ organised by Society for the Protection of the Rights of the Child (SPARC) […]

‘Stroke is the second leading cause of death in world’

‘Stroke is the second leading cause of death in world’ ISLAMABAD: Stroke is the second leading cause of death and the heading cause of long term disability to human beings, besides 15 million people suffer from this slash every year among those one-third die and one-third become permanently disable, said Vascular Neurology MD at Henry […]