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September 24, 2018 12:00 AM Registration of 32 paramedical institutes cancelled

PESHAWAR: The Faculty of Paramedical and Allied Health Sciences, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, has cancelled the registration of 32 paramedical institutes across the province and advised students and their parents to refrain from getting admissions there. A spokesman for the faculty told The News that the registration of the institutions was cancelled after a thorough

September 24, 2018 12:00 AM ILM Trust, UMT elects new President, Chairman

Lahore: A meeting of the Board of Trustees of ILM Trust was held at UMT that unanimously announced the appointment of Ibrahim Hasan Murad as the executive president of ILM Trust and UMT Board of Governors, besides appointing Dr Ahmad Omar as the chairman and Farooq Salman as the vice chairman of the trust. The meeting was convened in the wake of sudden

September 23, 2018 1:30 PM Sargodha University collaborates with China’s Lanzhou University

BEIJING: The University of Sargodha has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Lanzhou University of China to enhance the collaboration in academic, educational and cultural spheres in the next five years. The agreement was signed by Professor Chun-Hua Yan, President Lanzhou University and Dr. Ishtiaq Ahmad, Vice Chancellor Sargodha University 1

September 23, 2018 12:00 AM Malaysia, Pakistan can enhance joint initiatives: CG

KARACHI: Malaysia and Pakistan through enhanced cooperation and joint initiatives can advance in various social and economic fields, Malaysian Council General Khairul Nazran Abd Rehman said on Saturday. “Bilateral cooperation is not only confined to political and economic spheres, but also in other areas such as education, tourism, defence and technical 1

September 21, 2018 12:00 AM Pakistanis lose $4.5 billion/year in net income on patchy electricity access: WB

KARACHI: Pakistani households lose an immense $4.5 billion or 1.7 percent of GDP in net income every year due to the lack of reliable access to electricity, the World Bank said, underscoring the need of energy sector reforms to address inefficiencies. “This estimate is likely to grossly understate the actual loss, because it does not capture the impact 3

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: Good governance linked to effective accountability, political stability

LAHORE: Good governance and improvement in other sectors could not be achieved without effective coordination between the institutions and people. Revolution is required for socio economic growth. These views were expressed by the experts at Jang Economic Session on ‘how to ensure good governance for economic growth’. The panellists were Ansar Javeed 7

September 20, 2018 12:00 AM Punjab minister takes notice of corporal punishment incident

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Schools Education Murad Raas has taken notice of corporal punishment to a class three student, Siemen, of Govt Boys High School 148/9L Sahiwal and ordered suspension of teacher Abdul Hanan responsible for the act. He ordered departmental action against him under PEEDA Act. In a statement issued here on Wednesday, the minister 8

September 18, 2018 3:17 PM Top court decides to club all cases of school fee hike

ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court, while issuing notices to private schools, clubbed all pending cases challenging fee hike by private educational institutions. Chief Justice Mian Saqib Nisar on Tuesday decided to club all pending case before the High Courts of the country and top court. Declaring the case maintainable, Chief Justice of Pakistan Mian Saqib 6

September 16, 2018 7:22 AM Shehzad Roy, KP CM discuss educational reforms, drug abuse

Pakistan’s famed singer Shehzad Roy met with the Chief Minister of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mahmood Khan on Saturday to discuss ways to spread awareness about dangers posed by drugs. The Ambassador to the United Nations Office on Drugs (UNODC) took to Twitter and said " “Met #CMKPK as the UN Ambassador for the office of drugs and crime and discussed how the Gov and @UNODC 7

September 16, 2018 5:44 AM Punjab Governor House opens doors to public

LAHORE: Punjab Governor House opened its doors to the public on Sunday in Lahore. Upon their first visit to the Governor House, the public is said to be greeted with provincial ministers and MPAs in Lahore. According to reports, the public will be allowed into the compounds after an identification check through their CNICs from the gate near Al-Hamra 8