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Teachers urge govt to address pay disparities

Islamabad : Teachers of the federal government colleges have demanded that government should take measures to reduce disparities in the pay and allowances of the employees in the federal budget 2022-23. Anum Kaleem, joint secretary of Federal Government College Teachers Association (FGCTA) said, “We are in state of shock to listen the budget proposals in

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RBISE chairman, controller suspended over papers leakage

Rawalpindi : The Secretary Higher Education Department (Punjab) has suspended Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (RBISE) Chairman Dr. Khalid Mehmood and Controller Shahanshah Babar Khan on the papers leakage issue. The Commissioner Rawalpindi Division Noor-ul-Amin Mengal will work as Chairman (RBISE) and Nasir Mehmood Awan will work as Controller till further order. The

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UET entrance test registration starts

LAHORE:University of Engineering & Technology (UET) Lahore has started registration for its entrance test for admission to engineering institutes across Punjab. A UET spokesperson said that the deadline to receive tokens was June 30, 2022 while test tokens for registration were available online and at designated branches of Habib Bank Ltd on payment of Rs1,500.

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Calligraphy conference attracts students and teachers

In connection with the ongoing conference Sarir-e Khama (Art of the Pen) at the College of Art and Design, University of the Punjab, Lahore, the fourth day was marked with a calligraphy workshop. A large number of people from different walks of life, teachers and students attended the workshop to learn calligraphy from national and

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New Dental College and Hospital announced by Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid

Punjab Health Minister Dr. Yasmin Rashid has announced the setting up of a new dental college and hospital in Rawalpindi. The health minister said that as per directions from Chief Minister Sardar Usman Buzdar, a new dental college and a new dental hospital for Rawalpindi Division would start working very soon and added academic activities

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Seraiki students rally; demand Seraikistan province

LAHORE:Seraiki Students of all universities of Punjab organised a rally and demanded the government create Seraikistan province and promotion of Seraiki language The rally started from Bagh-e-Jinnah and concluded in front of the Punjab Assembly. The participants in the rally carrying banners and placards made speeches and demanded the government create Seraikistan province with complete

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Private schools asked to get registered by March 15

LAHORE:District Education Authority (DEA) has warned that unregistered private schools and academies/tuition centres will be sealed if they failed to get registered till March 15. A DEA spokesperson said earlier the last date for registration was February 15 which was extended till March 15. “DEA has issued a warning to the unregistered educational institutions,” said

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PU Senate approves 25pc allowance for teachers, staff

LAHORE: Setting a new precedent of making all statutory bodies fully functional, the Punjab University (PU) administration on Friday organized the 358th meeting of the PU Senate, which was the 8th consecutive meeting in less than four years as per the requirement of the university calendar. According to a press release, the meeting was chaired

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Teachers, students’ role in curbing eradicating violence, intolerance and extremism from the society.

LAHORE:IG Punjab Sardar Ali Khan has said the role of teachers and students is of special importance in eradicating violence, intolerance and extremism from society. The IG expressed these views while addressing the students at closing ceremony of third batch of Punjab Police Internship Programme at Central Police Office here on Thursday. He said police

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ACE team arrested DG Khan BISE superintendent

LAHORE:On the directions of Director General, Anti-Corruption Establishment (ACE) Punjab, Muhammad Gohar Nafees, an ACE team arrested DG Khan Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) superintendent. The accused demanded Rs50,000 from complainant Naqi Abbas for issuing him a bogus intermediate certificate. On his complaint, the team conducted a raid and arrested him with Rs50,000

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