PMSA, KU to collaborate on policy research in maritime affairs

The Pakistan Maritime Security Agency (PMSA) and the University of Karachi (KU) have agreed to undertake integrated policy initiatives on various challenges along the 1046-kilometre coastline of the Sindh and Balochistan provinces. It was decided in a meeting of DG PMSA Rear Admiral Mirza Foad Amin Baig HI(M) and KU acting Vice Chancellor Prof Dr […]

Advisory committee tells KU admin to appoint SMBB Chair’s regular director

Special Assistant to Sindh Chief Minister Waqar Mehdi has expressed anger over the delay in appointing a regular director to Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto (SMBB) Chair of Karachi University. On Monday, the advisory committee of the SMBB Chair held a meeting to review progress work on the SMBB Chair. On the occasion, Sindh Minister for […]

KU starts shuttle service today

A meeting chaired by University of Karachi Acting Vice Chancellor (VC) Prof Dr Nasira Khatoon on Thursday decided to reopen the central cafeteria to facilitate the students of morning and evening shifts, and faculty, staff, and employees from Friday (today) onwards. The acting registrar, Prof Dr Maqsood Ali Ansari, Finance Director Tariq Kaleem and Incharge […]

No SOP formed at KU despite official correspondence on security of Chinese faculty

After the suicide attack at the University of Karachi (KU) on Tuesday that claimed the lives of four persons, including three Chinese faculty members, it emerged that the Pakistani director of the Confucius Institute at the KU had demanded security for the Chinese faculty as the institute. KU Confucius Institute Director Dr Nasiruddin Khan had […]