Sindh Announces Holiday for Schools and Colleges

Holiday for Schools and Colleges

Sindh’s interim government has announced a  Holiday for Schools and Colleges on 7 September to mark the Chehlum of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA), according to recent reports.This important day, commemorated 40 days after Ashura, honors the sacrifices of Hazrat Imam Hussain (RA) and his 72 companions during the Battle of Karbala in 61 AH. The […]

Vocational college inaugurated

Islamabad:The first branch of China’s vocational college on electric engineering in Pakistan was inaugurated in Sindh, China Economic Net (CEN) reported on Monday. Sindh Technical Education & Vocational Authority (STEVTA), Government Monotechnic Institute (GMI), Mehrabpur, Tang International Education Group, and Yantai Vocational College, China signed an agreement last week on joint training of talent and […]

Anti-corruption awareness drive held at girls’ college

Islamabad: Anti-corruption awareness campaign was held at IMCG(PG), F-7/4 here on Wednesday. Its main focus was to impart knowledge of corruption and its dire consequences to the students. Following activities were carried out collectively throughout the two-day event, based on the theme of anti-corruption: Bilingual declamation competition, seminar with multiple learned speakers on the theme […]

French envoy, KC Principal discuss education plan

LAHORE:Scientific and Higher Education Attaché from French Embassy, Sabine Vermillard visited Kinnaird College. According to a press release, Ms Sabine Vermillard met with Kinnaird College Principal Dr Rukhsana David, Executive Director of Centre for Learning and Cultural Development Rizwan Anwar and Director Ms Maha Jamil during her visit. During the meeting, Ms Sabine Vermillard discussed […]

Teachers take out rally for pay raise, upgradation

Islamabad : The federal government employees have warned they will stage a sit-in in the federal capital again if their demands for pay raises and promotions are not accepted by May 23. They issued the warning during a rally arranged by the All Government Employees Grand Alliance (AGEGA) in front of Parliament House. The participants […]

Italian envoy inaugurates FWSC

Islamabad : Italian envoy Andreas Ferrarese and his spouse Madame Albana inaugurated Future World School & College (FWSC), at Sector H-11/4, says a press release. Founder & CEO Dr. Chaudhry Faisal Mushtaq TI, Executive Director Anna Faisal, Directors and Principal Future World School & College Muneeze Muzaffar were present at this auspicious occasion. The Chief […]

Colleges of merged districts provided 45 vehicles

PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has started providing transport facilities to the colleges in the tribal districts. Initially, 45 vehicles were provided to the colleges of merged areas on Wednesday whereas buses would be provided in the next phase. This project aimed at extending transport facilities to the government colleges would cost Rs 1.18 billion […]

PU Law College wins contest

LAHORE: Punjab University Law College won the second annual moot court competition jointly held by Justice Project Pakistan (JPP) and Blackstone School of Law (BSOL) on Sunday. The four-day competition was a part of JPP’s national public engagement campaign “Criminalise Torture”. Held from the 17th to the 20th of February, the competition involved 20 teams […]

Women Technical College foundation stone laid

LAHORE : Punjab Minister for Industries Mian Aslam Iqbal performed the groundbreaking ceremony of the Government Technical Training Institute for Women at Sabzazar here on Sunday. According to a press release, the institute will be a state-of-the-art college on 14-kanal land. The project will be completed in one year with a cost of Rs588 million. […]

Edwardes College Body meets today on Financial Issues

PESHAWAR: The Executive Committee of the historic Edwardes College Peshawar would meet today to discuss the sole matter of the minutes of the finance committee of the college, while the new principal is yet to be notified. The executive committee is headed by the Bishop of the Diocese of Peshawar Humphry S Peters, while the […]