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Punjab not ready to implement HEC’s timeframe to phase out 2-year BA, MA degree programmes

The Educationist Report LAHORE: The Punjab province’s top education brass Thursday brainstormed on the HEC Pakistan’s timeframe regarding phasing-out 2-year BA and MA programmes by 2018 and 2020 respectively, and observed that the provincial education system was not ready to embrace this change within the given time-line. Punjab Higher Education …

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Sindh Assembly alters the name of Altaf Hussain University

KARACHI – The Sindh Assembly on Monday unanimously took a decision to rename Altaf Hussain University, after the name of Madre-e- Millat, Fatimah Jinnah University. Minister for Parliamentary Affairs Nisar Khuhro presented the bill in the Assembly to change the name of the university which have campuses in Karachi as …

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US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies M-UET celebrates World Water Day

HYDERABAD / BADIN (Wednesday, March 22, 2017: US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Water (USPCAS-W) of Mehran University of Engineering & Technology (MUET) in collaboration with National Rural Support Program (NRSP) celebrated World Water Day at Gymkhana Club Badin. On this occasion, Mr. Allah Dino Chandio, Vice Chairman District Council Badin …

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PU paused after violent clash

By Staff Reporter LAHORE: Heavy contingent of police were seen Wednesday guarding Punjab University new campus to avoid any further clashes of student groups following a wave of fresh violence between Islami Jammiat Tulaba (IJT) and Pashtuns sending around 18 to the hospital. A scheduled historic drama titled “Year 1947” San …

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PU – fresh violence sends 18 students to hospital

IJT attacks Pashtun students’ cultural festival Staff Report LAHORE (Tuesday, March 21, 2017): As many as 18 students injured in a violent fight in Punjab University after Islami Jammiat Tulaba (IJT) activists attacked Pashtun students who were celebrating their cultural festival outside IER here on Tuesday noon. Punjab Chief Minister …

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