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BY ZEENAT IQBAL HAKIMJEE Twenty kilometers west of the bounty road a small lane wound its way to a small castle. The castle looked like it was built for a prince and princess to stay in. The sky seemed to hug the earth there. The cheerful sun smiled and beamed …

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52 Scholars Win HEC Outstanding Research Awards

Islamabad (Staff Report): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has bestowed 52 research awards upon faculty members of different universities and researchers during a ceremony held in connection with 6th HEC Outstanding Research Awards at the Commission Secretariat here on Thursday. Rana Tanveer Hassain, Federal Minister for Science and Technology was …

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HEC, French Embassy Bilateral Committee Reviews Proposals for PERIDOT Research Grants

Islamabad (Staff Report): The Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan and the Embassy of France held its bilateral committee meeting at the Commission Secretariat here on Monday.  The meeting reviewed proposals submitted for the award of research grants under the Pak-France PERIDOT Phase IV. PERIDOT is the Franco-Pakistani Hubert Curien Partnership …

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PU ICS two international conferences to begin on Tuesday

LAHORE: (Sunday- Feb 25, 2018) Institute of Communication Studies, Punjab University is organizing two conferences,  INTERNATIONAL UNESCO CONFERENCE ON SAFETY OF JOURNALISTS on Tuesday 27TH FEB 2018 and INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON THE WOMEN’S ROLE IN SOCIETY AND MEDIA  from 28 FEB TO 1ST MARCH 2018. The conferences are being organised in …

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Education in Balochistan

Balochistan suffers owing to the lack of education and health facilities as the government does not pay attention to these issues. Most of the schools are in shambles. Moreover, whatever schools and colleges there are in the province, they are being destroyed in the absence of teachers. This has rendered …

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Woman! A snubbed entity

The world would never had such beauty if the women were not created by the Almighty Allah, because a woman is called the first social institution for a child, a family and a nation. Despite of this fact, in every walk of life, women are being treated as if they …

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