CM orders VCs appointment as per court directives

Lahore:December 25: Punjab Chief Minister Shehbaz Sharif has ordered the authorities to ensure the decision of the Lahore High Court is implemented when it comes to appointing interim vice-chancellors at four universities. Shehbaz presided over a meeting with senior officials to review the situation. Those present at the meeting included provincial ministers Rana Sanaullah and Syed Raza Ali Gillani as well as the secretaries for law and higher education. Also in attendance was Punjab Higher Education Commission chairman and other officials concerned.

FBISE announces HSSC supplementary exam result

Rawalpindi:24 December: Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE), Islamabad Friday announced the result of Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) Supplementary Examination 2016 which was held in November this year. According to the result declared in all 6,887 candidates passed the examination out of 14,010 candidates which appeared in the exam thus showing passing percentage of 49.16.

Beaconhouse National University Short Films

Lahore:December 24: Department of Theatre Film and TV of the Beaconhouse National University (BNU) held it’s annual thesis screening 2016 at HRCP Auditorium here on Friday. The event featured 12 short films and three documentaries by total 30 students graduating this year with degrees in theatre, film and television. Some of the films featured on the occasion have already won praises and awards at various festivals.

Winter Vacation Start Today

Lahore:December 24: Annual winter vacation will start in schools across Punjab on Saturday (today). As per schedule the winter break will continue till December 31, 2016. Every year the government notifies, summer and winter vacation for public and private schools but the private schools do not follow the government instructions. And this will happen this year again as many private schools have already scheduled examination during this period. Since Sunday falls on Jan 1, 2017, the schools will reopen on Jan 2, 2017 (Monday).

Punjab University Results

Lahore:December 22: Punjab University Examinations Department has declared the results of MA History Part-I annual exam 2016, MA Kashmiriat Part-I annual examination 2016, MA Punjabi Part-I annual exam 2016, MSc Mountain Conservation & Watershed Management Part-I annual examination 2016 and MSc Mathematics Part-I annual examination 2016. Details are also available at PU website news.

Admission denied: Protesting BZU students cause traffic mess

Lahore:December 21:Scores of agitated students of Bahauddin Zakariya University (BZU), Lahore Campus took to the streets in protest against the decision of the university and denial of admissions in other universities. Basis of protest The Higher Education Commission had declared the BZU Lahore Campus illegal in 2015 after the sub-campus, established under public-private partnership in 2012, failed to fulfil the minimum requirements set by the commission. The decision has led to several protests by students of the campus on the Canal Road.

No more delays: Court appoints VCs at three Varsities

Lahore:December 21:The Lahore High Court has provisionally appointed vice-chancellors at three public-sector universities after removing their predecessors while allowing another acting VC to continue on the position. On November 14, an LHC single bench had ordered the removal of acting vice-chancellors at these four universities and directed the Punjab government to fill the posts in accordance with law in one month.

Man seeks case against PU, bank officials

Lahore:December 21:A man has gone to court against the administration of Punjab University, its accounting department employees and the staff of a private bank, accusing them of embezzling hundreds of thousands of rupees by transferring money to fake accounts. In his petition in the district and sessions court, Ali Bux Bhatti alleged the suspects transferred money in the account of his late son, who was a PU employee in the accounting branch and died in road accident recently. He claimed the account was operated by his son but the title was in the name of someone else.


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