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January 16, 2018 12:00 AM Online tutoring portal launched

LAHORE: An online tutoring portal -- LEARNING BYTES -- provides a virtual learning environment (VLE) for IGCSE/O Level, A Level, Matric, FSc and SAT students anywhere throughout Pakistan. “The objective of the venture is to provide international quality standard education to everyone in affordable packages, especially in areas where the current education 5

January 15, 2018 5:58 PM Our police system is obsolete, needs reforms: Bilawal

KARACHI: Chairperson Pakistan People’s Party Bilawal Bhutto said that the police system in our country has gone obsolete and it needs to be reformed. Bilawal Bhutto said that awareness and education are very important to fight the menace of child abuse. “We cannot fight child abuse if our children don't know how to protect themselves," he said. "All political 3

January 15, 2018 12:00 AM KP govt spends 55pc of uplift budget so far

PESHAWAR: As per mid-year report of Finance Department, the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government departments have so far utilised 55 per cent of total released amount of Rs72 billion of the developmental budget of the current financial year 2017-18. According to an official handout, keeping in view the momentum of the development pursuits of the government 4

January 14, 2018 12:00 AM Govt asked to facilitate special persons

GHALLANAI: A local organisation working for the rights of the disabled people have asked the government to provide facilities to the physically challenged persons in Mohmand Agency. Talking to The News, Mohmand Khan, head of Parvaz Barai Mazooran, said there were 1,200 disable persons in Mohmand Agency who lacked the basic facilities. He asked the government 3

January 12, 2018 12:00 AM PDWP approves 32 projects

PESHAWAR: The Provincial Development Working Party (PDWP) on Thursday approved 32 projects worth Rs20599.115 million. Additional Chief Secretary Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr Shahzad Khan Bangash presided over the meeting, said a handout. The forum considered 36 projects pertaining to different sectors including Agriculture, Forestry, Health, MSD, Sports, Auqaf 2

January 9, 2018 12:00 AM Lecturers want services regularised

PESHAWAR: The lecturers appointed on ad hoc basis on Monday threatened to stage sit-in outside the Banigala, the residence of PTI chief Imran Khan, if their services were not regularised soon. Speaking at a press conference at Peshawar Press Club, Naseer Khan, general secretary of All Colleges Lecturers Association (ACFLA) Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), said that the PTI-led 1

January 8, 2018 12:00 AM Sibtain retains top table tennis seat

KARACHI: As was expected, SM Sibtain retained the seat of president of Pakistan Table Tennis Federation (PTTF) at the electoral meeting at Karachi Gymkhana on Sunday. Punjab Tourism Development Corporation Managing Director Ahmer Mallick was elected as secretary. The representatives of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Army, Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Islamabad

January 8, 2018 12:00 AM WAPDA, Army set finals date in National Table Tennis Championships

KARACHI: Defending champions WAPDA and Army booked their places in the finals of both men’s and women’s team events after recording convincing victories over their respective rivals in the semi-finals of the 54th National Table Tennis Championships here at the Majeed Khan Gymnasium of Islamia Club on Sunday. In the women’s team event semi-finals, WAPDA 1

January 6, 2018 12:00 AM Jang Economic Session: ‘Oil inflation to harm govt before election’

LAHORE: Inflation in election year will increase political instability and problems for the government as popularity of the government declined with growing economic issues of public and industries. These views were expressed by the experts in Jang Economic Session on ‘Increase in petroleum products prices increase inflation’. The panellists were Irfan 3

January 6, 2018 12:00 AM National Table Tennis from today

KARACHI: Jubilee General Insurance 54th National Table Tennis championships will explode into action here at the Islamia Club Majid Khan Indoor Gymnasium on Saturday (today). In the competitions, teams from the four provinces, Islamabad, WAPDA, Railways, Army, Higher Education Commission (HEC), National Highway Authority (NHA), OGDCL, AJK and Gilgit-Baltistan 2