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First aid, fire safety workshop at CDA Model School

The CDA Model School organised a workshop on first aid and fire safety & security at its auditorium here on Monday. Students and teachers attended the workshop in large numbers, says a press release.The workshop was conducted by Major (r) Dr. Fouzia Mughees, executive coordinator of the Network for Human …

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Drug use in girls’ colleges in Lahore

The use of drugs in girls’ colleges in the city is on the rise, a private TV channel quoted the Punjab Anti-Narcotics Force chief as saying on Saturday. According to the channel, Brig Sajjad Ahmed Bakshi revealed during a press conference that drug use was increasing in girls’ colleges. He …

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United States under HEC-USAID Fulbright Scholarship Support Programme

HEC-USAID Fulbright Scholarship Support Programme Some 52 PhD and 112 Masters level students on Thursday attended their pre-departure orientation ceremony with a renewed commitment to play their role in country’s development. The ceremony was arranged for scholarship-holders leaving for United States under HEC-USAID Fulbright Scholarship Support Programme at Higher Education …

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HEC holds research course of ELTR

Higher Education Commission (HEC) arranged a research methodology course titled ‘English Language Teaching Reforms’ (ELTR) at Bilquis College of Education for Women, PAF, Chaklala. Programme Development Officer of the ELTR project, Sabeen Atif was the coordinator of the course. While the university and college teachers across the country attended the …

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PTCL Internship programme for young graduates

Internship programme for young graduates,Education for IDPs Evolving from its traditional strategic perspective, Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL) has re-launched the internship programme for young graduates. The new internship policy has been introduced with the initiative to attract and retain the best talent in Pakistan. According to PTCL spokesperson, the …

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Owais stresses need for quality education

PESHAWAR: NWFP Governor Owais Ahmed Ghani Tuesday urged the heads of universities and other institutions to adopt policies and approaches for ensuring a minimum level of quality education. He was presiding over a meeting of the vice-chancellors of all the public sector universities. Besides discussing several other issues, the meeting …

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HEC holds research course

Higher Education Commission (HEC) arranged a research methodology course titled ‘English Language Teaching Reforms’ (ELTR) at Bilquis College of Education for Women, PAF, Chaklala. Programme Development Officer of the ELTR project, Sabeen Atif was the coordinator of the course. While the university and college teachers across the country attended the …

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Peshawar, Abbottabad SSC results

PESHAWAR/ABBOTTABAD: The boards of Intermediate and Secondary Education Peshawar and Abbottabad Monday announced results of the secondary school certificate (SSC) examination. A total of 46,237 students appeared in the Peshawar BISE SSC exams of whom 37,101 qualified it with a pass percentage of 80.24. The result was declared at an …

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PU may hike fees for private students

THE Punjab University’s Finance and Planning Committee is all set to approve university’s estimated budget of Rs 3.5 billion for 2009-10 with proposed 10 percent increase in examination and registration fees for private students.The PU Finance and Planning Committee is scheduled to meet, under the chairmanship of Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr …

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