Daily Archives: March 29th, 2014

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS Alumnus Wins RC Car Race at Punjab Youth Festival

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS   Alumnus Wins RC Car Race at Punjab Youth Festival The Punjab Sports Board organised a university-level Remote Control (RC) car race event as part of the Punjab Youth Festival 2014. The event was held at the Punjab Sports Stadium, Lahore on March 15, 2014. More than 10 teams of […]

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS EMS Programme Joins Ranks of Leading Universities

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS  EMS Programme Joins Ranks of Leading Universities LUMS Emergency Medical Services (EMS) is a student-run organisation that is responsible for providing pre-hospital care in case of any medical or trauma emergency on campus. The EMS members members have been trained and certified in essential life- saving skills, including BLS […]

Pro Chancellor, LUMS, Syed Babar Ali Meets Faisalabad Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS Alumni

Pro Chancellor, LUMS, Syed Babar Ali  Meets Faisalabad Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS  Alumni The Pro Chancellor, LUMS, Syed Babar Ali met with LUMS alumni based in Faisalabad on March 10, 2014 at Serena Hotel, Faisalabad. The gathering was attended by a large number of alumni; these included Suleman Iqbal (BSc 2009), Ihsan Afzal Khan […]

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS HRD Arranges Training on General Management Skills

Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS  HRD Arranges Training on General Management Skills The Human Resource Department (HRD) at LUMS organised a customised training sessions on General Management Skills for the staff of the Office of the Registrar (RO) and Department of Electrical Engineering. The training was delivered by Mr. Amir Zahoor Khan of Exelon […]

Radio Show Recording at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS HR Executive Club

Radio Show Recording at Lahore University of Management Sciences LUMS  HR Executive Club Keeping up with the patriotic spirit of March 23, the LUMS HR Executive Club at the Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) collaborated with Icarus Inc. to provide an opportunity to the students to share their feelings, stories and facts about Pakistan […]

NED 22nd convocation – Over 2,000 NED graduates awarded degrees

NED 22nd convocation  – Over 2,000 NED graduates awarded degrees Karachi: Proud students in black gowns and graduation hats with only the different colour borders of their hoods setting them apart posing to capture the significant moment in time in pictures, family members fixing their hats or ties, in the case of boys, the band playing […]

Interviews for Higher Education Commission (HEC) chairman ‘cancelled’ at the eleventh hour

Interviews for Higher Education Commission (HEC) chairman ‘cancelled’ at the eleventh hour Karachi: Interviews for the post of chairman of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) have been suddenly “cancelled”, leaving the 18 candidates reeling from the shock. Besides being an irritation to the candidates, the act of “cancelling” the interviews reflects non-seriousness towards filling the very […]

Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam (SAU) VC resigns

Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam (SAU) VC resigns Hyderabad: Faculty of agricultural engineering Dean Prof Dr Muhammad Saffar Mirjat took over the charge of acting vice-chancellor of Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam (SAU) on Tuesday after resignation submitted by Vice Chancellor Dr A.Q. Mughal, says a notification of the Sindh government. According to a press release issued on […]

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) tells Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies

Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) tells Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies Larkana: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has warned the management of Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana to rectify deficiencies pointed out by the council after a visit in December 2013 in the faculty or face action under the PMDC law, […]

Students urged to take proper care while using social media

Students urged to take proper care while using social media KARACHI: Karachi Metropolitan Corporation Administrator Rauf Akhtar Farooqui has urged the students to ensure proper care in the usage of social media tools and always maintain their identity. Speaking at the Educational Awards 2014 ceremony arranged by Anjuman Sadat-e-Amroha on Friday he said it was […]

International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) to launch photo exhibition from April 1

International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC)  to launch photo exhibition from April 1 KARACHI: The International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC) has completed 150 years of its foundation. To celebrate this hallmark the ICRC and Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) are organising a two-day photo exhibition on 150 Years of Humanitarian Action from 1st April, […]

Earth Hour to be celebrated today

Earth Hour to be celebrated today LAHORE: Pakistan is all set to join 7,000 cities and more than 170 countries across the world to celebrate WWF’s largest symbolic environmental event Earth Hour today (Saturday). WWF-Pakistan will be hosting the main event at Qarshi University in Lahore, with several simultaneous events happening in Karachi, Islamabad, Quetta, […]

English flourishing in Pakistan at the expense of Urdu?

English flourishing in Pakistan at the expense of Urdu? LAHORE: The English language is flourishing in Pakistan, breaking free from the shackles of its earlier perceived status of being the language of the elite to become the commoners’ language. A one-day policy dialogue on English language in Pakistan, organised by the British Council on Wednesday, […]

Doctors to ‘get’ service structure in two weeks

Doctors to ‘get’ service structure in two weeks LAHORE: The Young Doctors Association (YDA) Punjab on Tuesday called off their protest and sit-in at all the teaching hospitals across the province after the assurance of the Punjab government to fulfil their demands, including provision of a service structure within the next two weeks. This was […]

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) pledges to provide best education

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) pledges to provide best education ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) Vice Chancellor Professor Ali Asghar Chishti on Friday assured that the university would not compromise on the quality of education and would resolve the issues being faced by the students on priority basis. In an interaction with media personnel after […]