Home / Pakistan / Punjab (page 26)

Punjab

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 …

Read More »

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 …

Read More »

VCs Appointed at LCWU & UoS

Dr. Uzma Qureshi becomes VC LCWU and Dr Ishtiaq Ahmad VC UoS Decision for PU and MNS-UET still pending By Asad Saleem LAHORE: The Punjab government has appointed vice chancellors at Lahore College for Women University (LCWU) and University of Sargodha (UoS) for a period of four years after approval of …

Read More »

Beggars ready to throng Lahore markets

By Hamza Shahid Lahore Beggars House in-charge Rubina Shehzadi said they would crackdown on city beggars during the holy month of Ramazan and help them rehabilitate and train to earn a livelihood. While talking to The Educationist she said Lahore Beggars House has the capacity to take care of 100 …

Read More »

USAID and Punjab Food Dept launch $200m Grain Silo Modernization Initiative

Lahore, April 20, 2017 – The USAID-funded Punjab Enabling Environment Project (PEEP) and the Punjab Food Department (PFD are modernizing the provincial agriculture sector with 200 new silos to ensure food security, price stabilization and storage of grains according to international food standards.  The first investment seminar, held at the …

Read More »