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KARACHI: Khurram Shahzad, Senior Vice President KCCI has assumed charge as Acting President of the Karachi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI) during the absence of President KCCI Junaid Esmail Makda who is travelling abroad, says a Press release. Khurram has remained associated with the Karachi Chamber since past many...
KARACHI: The GET Fair 2018 held at Generations' School, South Campus Wednesday, was an amazing experience. This year Generation's School's GET Fair amalgamated the annual GET Inspired, which focuses on scientific innovation, STEM education, and robotics, with the Education Fair, which focuses on raising student aspirations specifically for their...
ISLAMABAD: The Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Tuesday issued a show-cause notice to Minister for Railways Sheikh Rashid Ahmed for violating its code of conduct for October 14 by-elections. The Commission observed that the minister has violated the code of conduct on a number of occasions and directed him...
ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan has directed Ministry of Water Resources and Planning Division to formulate a comprehensive plan for undertaking urban water schemes in all major cities on priority basis. Chairing a briefing on Ministry of Water Resources in Islamabad on Wednesday, the Prime Minister said the plan must...
ISLAMABAD: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has set a record of highest enrollment in spring 2018 semester, as more than seven lakh students registered themselves for their future study. This was the result of some news initiatives, bringing qualitative improvement in the University's overall working. During the last four years,...
ISLAMABAD: A special security plan has been chalked out to ensure foolproof security for sensitive polling station on polling day of by-elections being held on October 14 in 36 constituencies. According to an official of Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP), the security plan will be implemented in coordination with the...
ANKARA: Awards ceremony for the third edition of "Jinnah Young Writers Awards" essay competition was held in Ankara today. Turkey's Minister for National Education Ziya Selçuk was the chief guest on the occasion, says a Press release. The Award, named after the Founder of Pakistan, Quaid-i-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, is...
ISLAMABAD: As part of Investor Education's JamaPunji campaign, the SECP has launched the 4th nationwide inter-university stock trading competition. Its launch coincides with the World Investor Week 2018 for the finance and management students of the HEC-recognized universities. The competition will be conducted in five territories: Islamabad, Punjab, Sindh,...
KARACHI: Prof. Dr. Shabib ul Hasan, Vice Chancellor, Pervaiz Memon, Reistrar, Deputy Registrar-Admin, Hamdard Institute of Management Sciences' Faculty members, Students, Adviser and Program Coordinator along with 270 students and faculty members of Happy Palace School, Biology Enclave planted around 600 plants as part of Prime Minister's Clean and...
ISLAMABAD: Republic of Yemen has joined the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) as its 27th Member State on November 06, 2018. The membership agreement was signed in Islamabad by Mohammed Motahar Alshabi, Ambassador of the Republic of Yemen to Pakistan, and the Executive...
KARACHI: In compliance with the direction of Chairman NAB Mr. Justice (Retd) Javed Iqbal and NAB's motto "Our Faith, Corruption Free Pakistan", NAB Karachi organized an Anti-Corruption walk today in line with the International Anti-Corruption Day which is observed every year under United Nations Convention Against Corruption (UNCAC). The...