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NAB files reference againt director schools Nizamuddin Mengal and 8 others

Quetta: The National Accountability Bureau (NAB) registered a reference against  Balochistan Education Department officers for allegedly recruiting hundreds of “ghost” teachers in the province. They are allegedly involved in recruiting hundreds of fake teachers in the provincial education department through illegal means. The reference was filed after numerous complaints filed by citizens about fake …

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HEC holds Scholarship Award Ceremony for Afghan Students

3000 Scholarships to be offered in Five Years Staff Report LAHORE (September 28, 2017): The Higher Education Commission (HEC) Thursday organised  an award ceremony for a new batch of 3,000 Afghan students under Allama Muhammad Iqbal Scholarship Programme. These students will pursue their higher education in different universities of Pakistan …

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Citizen defrauded for Canddian visa approaches court

Staff Report LAHORE (Thursday, Sept. 28, 2017) A citizen has approached Sessions Court against alleged harassment by FIA and Rotary International’s District Governor Faiza Qamar in the case of fraud for issuing a Canadian visa. Petitioner Muhammad Hasan has submitted in the court of Additional District and Sessions Judge Fayaz …

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VCs to get salary raise despite universities poor performance

Pay raise must be linked with performance: HEC Chairman Dr. Mukhtar  Ahmed It is just a recommendation so far: PHEC DG Dr. Shahid Soroya  LAHORE: Despite poor performance of public sector universities in the international rankings, Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) has proposed another major salary raise for the vice …

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HEC and Interior Ministry celebrate International Day of Peace

Staff Report ISLAMABAD: The Ministry of Interior and the Higher Education Commission (HEC), Pakistan jointly organised a ceremony to celebrate the International Day of Peace here at the Convention Centre on Thursday. The celebration also marked the launch of Young Peace and Development Corps (YPDC), comprising a number of students …

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