Monthly Archives: March, 2012

View Result of Grade V (Class 5th) and Result of Grade VIII (Class 8th) Punjab Examination Commission PEC Announced on March 31, 2012

View Result of Grade V (Class 5th) and Result of Grade VIII (Class 8th) Punjab Examination Commission PEC Announced on March 31, 2012 Result of Grade V (Class 5th) and Result of Grade VIII (Class 8th) Punjab Examination Commission PEC Announced on March 31, 2012   About Punjab Examination Commission PEC Punjab Examination Commission is an autonomous body set up by […]

Treehouse Nursery and Kindergarten nursery holds annual graduation ceremony

Treehouse Nursery and Kindergarten nursery holds annual graduation ceremony ISLAMABAD: The Treehouse Nursery and Kindergarten held its annual graduation ceremony Friday. A large number of parents, and children, ranging from the ages of 18 months to 5 years, attended the ceremony. The children performed various educational skits, nursery rhymes, and a walk through the golden ages. […]

Most private schools in twin cities without playgrounds

Most private schools in twin cities without playgrounds ISLAMABAD: Despite charging heavy tuition fee and other charges from students’ parents, several small and large private schools in the twin cities lack playgrounds. This is affecting the students’ physical and mental fitness. The private school industry has grown and flourished extensively in almost every city, district […]

Govt, World Wide Fund (WWF) sign MoU to curb environmental pollution

Govt, World Wide Fund (WWF) sign MoU to curb environmental pollution LAHORE: A memorandum of understanding was signed between the Punjab government and the World Wide Fund (WWF) on Friday for cooperation in overcoming environmental pollution. Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif and WWF Director (Operations) Anwar Naseem signed the document. Punjab Assembly Deputy Speaker Rana Mashhood […]

OPDs of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health (NICH) closed on 7th consecutive day

OPDs of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health (NICH)  closed on 7th consecutive day Karachi: A large number of patients faced problems as OPDs and operation theaters of Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health (NICH) remained closed on consecutive seventh day due to strike of nurses […]

Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) holds sports day

Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) holds sports day LAHORE: The Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) held its Annual Sports Day on Friday. Former LCWU vice chancellor Dr Bushra Mateen was the chief guest, whereas VC Dr Sabiha Mansoor, faculty members, students and parents were also present on the occasion. Students of intermediate, graduation, masters […]

Pathetic state of govt education system irks Peshawar High Court (PHC) CJ

Pathetic state of govt education system irks Peshawar High Court (PHC) CJ Friday, March 30, 2012 PESHAWAR: Taking suo moto notice of poor performance of the government-run schools and colleges in the province, the Peshawar High Court (PHC) on Thursday directed the provincial chief secretary and other officials to present complete record of the teachers and […]

Frontierians Old Alumnae ends in funfair – Frontier College for Women

Frontierians Old Alumnae ends in funfair – Frontier College for Women PESHAWAR: A colourful Old Alumnae of the Frontierians, the Frontier College for Women was held amidst joys and fun fare with a good number of old and new students turned up. The college was fully decorated from the main gate to the hall where arrangements […]

Government College University (GCU) Lahore arts festival

Government College University (GCU)  Lahore arts festival Friday, March 30, 2012 LAHORE – ALL Pakistan Performing Art Festival to highlight various aspects of human psychology was held at Government College University (GCU) on Thursday as part of Mental Health Week, being observed by the varsity. The teams of students from various universities staged plays, dramas, mimes and […]

Teachers protest for raise – Punjab Teachers Union (PTU)

Teachers protest for raise – Punjab Teachers Union (PTU) Friday, March 30, 2012 LAHORE – DOZENS of schoolteachers, protesting on Thursday, demanded the Punjab government address their genuine concerns on priority basis including raise in salaries keeping in view of ever rising inflation. They gathered at a hunger strike camp organised by the Punjab Teachers Union (PTU) […]

‘COLLEGE of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) producing 90pc specialists in country’

‘COLLEGE of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) producing 90pc specialists in country’ Friday, March 30, 2012 LAHORE – COLLEGE of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) President Prof Zafarullah Chaudhry has said that the General Medical Council (GMC) recognizes the college’s FCPS degree among nine top medical qualifications of the world. He was speaking at a seminar on “Assistance […]

Protest at National Institute of Child Health (NICH) after death of three children

Protest at National Institute of Child Health (NICH) after death of three children Friday, March 30, 2012 Karachi – Parents and their relatives protested over the death of three children at the National Institute of Child Health (NICH) as nurses and paramedical staff continued their boycott on Thursday. Several other people joined the protest after their ailing […]

Patients suffer due to nurses’ strike

Patients suffer due to nurses’ strike KARACHI: Patients and people in need of medical care were amongst the ultimate sufferers, denied of the needed care in most of the hospitals in the city due to strike called by a political party on Thursday. Prof. Said Qureishi, Medical superintendent of Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK), however, dispelled […]

Sir Syed School prize distribution ceremony

Sir Syed School prize distribution ceremony Friday, March 30, 2012 Islamabad – The annual prize distribution ceremony of the Sir Syed School, Bhara Kahu, was held at the Aiwan-e-Sir Syed here on Thursday. The function was presided over by Sir Syed Memorial Society President Brigadier (r) Iqbal M. Shafi. On the occasion, a book of moral […]

Cases of pollen, dust allergies on the rise in Rawalpindi

Cases of pollen, dust allergies on the rise in Rawalpindi Friday, March 30, 2012 Rawalpindi – The three allied hospitals in town are receiving a significant number of patients with allergies and infections, including patients of allergic rhinitis and respiratory tract infections. In March, the allied hospitals received as many as 376 patients with allergic rhinitis […]