Rawalpindi:28th August: An awareness seminar on Dengue Control and Prevention held at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), here on Tuesday, with an aim to raise awareness among the masses against dengue and to observe all precautionary measures for the protection from this disease. Speakers recommended various preventive measures against the dengue mosquitoes and stressed on collective preventive measures against the dengue menace. They urged the university employees and students to ensure cleanliness of the campus and homes.
LAHORE:28th August: Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar has approved recruitment of College Teacher Interns (CTIs) to public sector colleges across the province against 4,500 vacant posts. Recruitment to 400 vacant posts will be made against the quota reserved for minorities and differently able persons. A summary of higher education department has been approved by the chief minister and the CTIs showing satisfactory performance, during the current educational year, will be given the opportunity again. However, this would not mean an extension in their period of employment.
LAHORE:28th August: Navy, Lahore, Station Commander Commodore Neimatullah SI (M) called on Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (Tevta) Chairman Ali Salman Siddique here on Tuesday. According to a press release, views regarding promotion of technical education and vocational training were exchanged during the meeting. Ali Salman Siddique said providing quality education and training the objective of Tevta team and it was doing the best for the purpose.
Lahore:28th August:Government College University Lahore Endowment Fund Trust (GCU EFT) has received a donation of Rs10 million to initiate 15 annual scholarships for deserving students in the name of the late Sheikh Saleem Ali. A person, requested to remain anonymous, handed over the cheque to VC. The news.
RAWALPINDI:August 26: Police arrested a suspect allegedly belonging to a gang that kidnapped young girls after they get off from school. Thirteen-year-old, Kulsoom Banaras walked outside the government school near Sir Syed Chowk after school when she was intercepted by an unidentified man. The suspect forced Kulsoom to come with him after which she started screaming for help. Hearing the call, the two traffic wardens including Bilal and Kamran, who were performing duties nearby, approached the site and arrested the suspect.
LAHORE:August 26:Around 74,502 candidates, including 48,472 female and 26,030 male, appeared in Medical and Dental Colleges’ Admission Test (MDCAT) which was conducted by the University of Health Sciences (UHS) on Sunday.
Rawalpindi:24 August: All campuses of Sadeeqa’s Learning System (SLS) Montessori and High School had a Welcome Back Week planned for their students as they came back to the school after a long summer break, says a press release.
LAHORE:24 August: University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha along with Pro-VC Prof Dr Masood Rabbani and others planted a sapling in the Department of Microbiology on Friday under the Prime Minister’s National Plantation Campaign.
LAHORE:24 August: The famous Oval Ground of the Government College University (GCU) has been named after great educationist, Dr Gottlieb Wilhelm Leitner, PhD, LLD, DOL (1840-1899), first principal of Government College Lahore.
LAHORE:22 August: COMSATS University Islamabad, Lahore Campus hosted a senior delegation from Guangzhou University, Guangzhou China.
LAHORE:21 August: German scholars from Department of Modern South Asian Languages & Literature, South Asian Institute, Heidelberg University Prof Arian Hopf and Prof Amtul Manan Tahir visited Urdu Science Board (USB) here Tuesday and called on Director General Dr Nasir Abbas Nayyar.
Rawalpindi:21 August: The tree plantation campaign has started at Pir Mehr Ali Shah Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi (PMAS-AAUR), here on Tuesday, with an aim to plant tree as part of the Greener Pakistan Initiative to celebrate the Independence Day of Pakistan. On this occasion, Prof. Dr. Qamar-uz-Zaman, Vice Chancellor, PMAS-AAUR was the chief guest who formally inaugurated the campaign of tree plantation by planting a sapling at University Research Farm Koont.
BAHAWALPUR:21 August: Islamia University of Bahawalpur Vice-Chancellor Dr Athar Mahboob has said that steps are being taken to make the varsity a shining institution at national and international level. He expressed these views during a meeting with journalists at Baghdadul Jadeed Campus. The syllabus will be restructured to make it compatible with modern needs. “Research benefiting society will be encouraged.” Excellence in both teaching and research will surely help to contribute to social and economic development, he added.
BHAWALPUR:20 August: Vice Chancellor Islamia University of Bahawalpur Engr Prof Dr Athar Mahboob Monday said steps were underway to make the varsity a shining institution at national and international level. He said the syllabus would be restructured to make compatible with modern needs. Research benefiting society would be encouraged, he maintained. The VC said excellence in both teaching and research will surely help to contribute to social and economic development.
BAHAWALPUR:20 August: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Shozab Saeed Monday chaired a meeting of the district development committee. The meeting reviewed the development project of constructing additional classrooms in schools being operated under the Punjab Education Initiative Management Authority. The meeting was briefed that additional classrooms will be constructed in 25 government schools with a cost of Rs 82 million.