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Invisible democracy in Pakistan

By Ali Jan Maqsood Pakistan is currently listed among the democratic countries in the world. However, democracy in the country has always been an invisible phenomenon when it comes to practical life. One witnesses no wave of democracy but of entitled only. Pakistan has always been ruled by the ‘family’ …

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Hamid Ismail Foundation organises tree plantation drive

ISLAMABAD (6/1/2020):- Tree plantation drive was organised by Hamid Ismail Foundation at Quaide-Azam Residency, Karachi. The aim of Hamid Ismail Foundation is to make Karachi a clean city and planting trees is the first step to make the environment healthy and clean. 100 trees were planted at Quaid e Azam …

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2019 – year of crisis for Pakistan higher education

M Sharif Rana The year 2019 remained very abstruse for higher education in Pakistan with major cuts in budget, lessening of scholarships, increment in fee and regular protest demonstrations by teachers’ federation. On the other hand, the government appointed regular vice chancellors in many universities, announced establishment of six new …

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10th Junior Leader’s Conference starts in Karachi

JLC brings together 200 youngsters between the ages of 13 and 16 years from across Pakistan Islamabad: December 24 , 2019: The three-day 10th Junior Leaders Conference (JLC) has begun with a grand inauguration to empower teenagers with leadership skills, confidence and exposure, at Dream World Resort today. An annual …

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PU teachers observe Black Day

Staff Report LAHORE (Thursday, November 07,2019):  Punjab University Academic Staff Association on Thursday observed Black Day to protest against 50 per cent cut in the budget of higher education. A large number of PU teachers, led by PUASA President Prof Dr Mumtaz Anwar Chaudhry and Secretary Javed Sami, held a …

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