Monthly Archives: November 2012

Sleeping 4-year-old child gets locked in classroom after school!

A sleeping 4-year-old child was locked in his classroom.
According to details, Muhammad Junaid, student of City District Government School fell asleep in his classroom. School officials, instead of inspecting the classroom, locked the door. When the child did not return home, his parents and area police started a search. The child was found in his locked classroom hours after the search was initiated. Taking note of the incident, EDO education dismissed the school principal, Shabir

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11th Teradata National IT Excellence Awards

KARACHI (APP): Teradata Corporation, the data analytic solutions company, announced that nominations for the 11th Teradata National IT Excellence Awards are being accepted until January 1, 2013. An announcement here on Thursday said that the nominations will be received for the period January 2011- December 2011. It said that the awards program, sponsored by Teradata, was designed to acknowledge outstanding achievements by individuals in Pakistan’s information technology (IT) community. The

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Punjab SES teachers threaten protest

RAWALPINDI (INP): Punjab SES Teachers Association has demanded increase in salaries and time scale. Punjab SES Teachers Association president Ch. Zaffar Mehmood said that teachers should be given promotion according to the list of 2009 under Chief Minister Package. He said that teachers should also be given promotion and time scale on additional educational qualification, adding that educators have been facing problems.


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Around 500 million people infected with Hepatitis B & C worldwide: Dr Shad

PESHAWAR: Khyber Medical University (KMU) in collaboration with Association of Physicians of Pakistani descent of North America (APPNA) and Islamic Relief (IR-USA) organized Hepatitis C day at Institute of Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation (IPM&R).
Prof. Dr. Shad Muhammad Director Academics and Admissions KMU was the chief guest while renowned Physician Prof. Dr. Javed Iqbal Farooqi delivered a thought provoking lecture on the issue.
The reason for organizing this day was to spread

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AJK President directed to name new Vice Chancellor on merit

MIRPUR (AJK) – The Azad Jammu & Kashmir High Court of has directed the AJK President who is also the Chancellor of the state-run Mirpur University of Science & Technology (MUST) Mirpur, to take immediate steps for the appointment Vice Chancellor of the university in accordance with provisions of Sections 10 and 11 of the MUST ordinance.

An AJK High Court divisional bench comprising Chief Justice Ghulam Musafa Mughal and Justice M Tabassum Aftab Alvi, issued these directions while

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Students of Government Boys High School Kamahan tour of Aiwan

LAHORE – The students of Government Boys High School Kamahan on Thursday visited the Aiwan-i-Karkunan-i-Tehreek-i-Pakistan to attend Aghi programme of Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust (NPT). They also visited the Pakistan Movement Gallery on the occasion.

Also, mobile ideological units led by their coordinators visited Oxford English High School Awan Town, Government Degree College for Women Gulshan Ravi, Community Awareness School GT Road, Quaid Public Model School GT Road, Punjtan Flower High

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300 candidates appear for Lyari varsity test

KARACHI – About 300 candidates here the other day appeared in the entry test for admission to Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University Lyari. The entry test held at the main campus of university in Lyari on November 28 for the departments of namely English, Education, Business Administration and Computer Science. Almost 300 candidates took the test against the 250 seats for admissions in fall Semester-2012, said spokesperson of the BBSUL. The test result would be possibly displayed on December 3 while

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BIEK announce the results of FSc pre-engineering today

KARACHI – The Board of Intermediate Education Karachi will announce the results of Intermediate Part-II Science Pre-Engineering Group Annual Examinations 2012 on Friday. The BSEK on Thursday announced that the results of SSC Supplementary Examination-2012 Science and General (Regular and Private) will be issued today (Friday). The BSEK has notified all concerned that applications for the scrutiny of Scripts of SSC Part-I (Class IX)Science Group Annual

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Interdepartmental sports Gala begins at National University of Modern Languages

ISLAMABAD: In order to provide students with equal opportunities of participating in curricular and co-curricular activities, an Interdepartmental Sports Gala has formally been started at the Sports Gymnasium of the National University of Modern Languages (NUML). The event was formally inaugurated by Director General (DG) Brig Azam Jamal by playing the first smash of volleyball in the NUML Sports Gymnasium. NUML Rector Maj Gen (r) Masood Hasan, Sports Assistant Director M Arshad and other

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Allama Iqbal Open University admissions open from December 10

ISLAMABAD: The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will begin admissions for MSc (Hons), MS/M Phil and PhD programmes from December 10 across the country simultaneously.

The announcement was made by Board of Advance Studies and Research (BASR) Director Dr Hamid Khan Niazi. He said that the admissions to PhD programmes (on the MS/M Phil basis) would be offered in distance, non-formal and continuing education, secondary teacher education, education planning and management (EPM), special

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