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Education budget: dismissive increase despite promises

Federal Education Budget 2015-16 Finance Minister Senator Ishaq Dar presented the Rs 4,451.3 billion federal budget 2015-16, with a 3.5 per cent higher outlay than the budget of 2014-15. Out of the total,Rs71.5 billion has been allocated for higher education, a mere 1.6 per cent of the total, but 14% …

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Problems in Education : Prof Dr Shafiq Jullandhry

Education is human´s life. Life – full of problems. Richest and most advanced societies also face severe problems all the time. In the struggle of making our life easier and mechanical we have accepted more responsibilities for ourselves. Problems could be taken as oddities and troubles of the life. Human …

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Dr Rubeena appointed Director SAFE New York

LAHORE: Dr Rubeena Zakar, Associate Professor of Public Health at Institute of Social and Cultural Studies, University of the Punjab has been appointed as Executive Director Student Advancement Fund Endowment (SAFE) on the recommendations of the PEP Foundation, New York. Dr Rubeena has a distinguished career as a physician, public …

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PU teachers condemn LDA, hold protests and approach court

Orange Line Metro train to affect PU Housing Society land LAHORE: Punjab University Academic Staff Association (PUASA) general body censured LDA for trying to acquire the land of PU Housing Society (Twon I) instead of influential political personalities’ vacant land situated near to the route of Metro Orange Train Project. …

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Libraries need national attention

By Muhammad Ittefaq 300 college and 250 school libraries without librarians LAHORE: There are only 478, 613 books and 117,448 members in six public libraries of the provincial capital city with a very low attendance of readers – 2500 to 3000 daily – while many vacancies lying vacant and security …

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30 universities, 40 industries display 500 indigenous technologies

LAHORE: More than 30 universities and 40 industries and private sector organizations from across Pakistan displayed 500 indigenous technologies at the two-day 4th Invention to Innovation Summit 2015 organised by Punjab University Office of Research Innovation & Commercialization (ORIC) in collaboration with Institute of Research Promotion (IRP) and Pakistan Science …

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