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My Mother-My Land (PAKISTAN)

Maryum Nazish My one hand caged within my father’s hold I walked the streets of Lahore at night. Laughter surrounded me, lights dazzled me. People crowded at every stall, Busy buying badges, cards, and more. I saw, I saw on the mighty looming rod The green emblem with a shy …

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Circular Debt and Looming Energy Crisis in Pakistan

Pakistan has suffered a prolonged energy crisis since last many years. The unpredictable supply of electricity, with numerous and capricious loadsheding, disrupts the economic background of a country and also its social condition with respect to residential electricity consumers. The major aspect behind this prolonged energy crises is the circular …

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Young Pakistani on the mission to educate Pakistan

FAISALABAD: Slum School is an attempt to educate children living in slums of Pakistan. We believe education is a vaccine for violence, terrorism & poverty. Pakistan is a country plagued by issues like poverty, corruption, and, the biggest of all, illiteracy. With an overall literacy rate of 56.6% (According to …

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Zhob, Dera Murad Jamali to get two new university colleges

Staff Report ISLAMABAD: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) will establish two University Colleges in Balochistan, one each in Zhob and Dera Murad Jamali. Recently, the Planning Commission has approved two proposals of HEC to establish these colleges in Balochistan. The University College Zhob will be a constituent college of Balochistan …

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Punjab Education Budget Share Cut Down

LAHORE: Despite overall 10.29 per cent (Rs32.2 billion) increase in the Punjab education budget for FY 2017-18 as compared to the previous year, the percentage share of the budget has been decreased to 17.51 percent from last year’s 18.61 (by 1.1 percent). The Punjab government has allocated Rs345 billion for education …

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Historic books gutted in GCU fire

By Abdullah Qureshi LAHORE: Historic books of Persian gutted when a fire erupted at the library of Government College University early in morning due to a short circuit the other day, sources and eye witness told The Educationist. However, GCU Public Relations Officer Musdiq Sultan said that all the books …

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