Rawalpindi:11 July: A Wall of Kindness (Deevar-e-Mehrbani) set up by a student in Lalazar area provided free of cost ration and clothes to some 200 families during the month of Ramazan with the help of donations given by the philanthropists.
Fahad Javaid, a student of Master of Business Administration and organizer of the Wall of Kindness, said he first started collecting donations from his family members then he approached his friends and finally his initiative got success due to overwhelming response from all these people.
Murree:11 July:A teenage youth group led the World Population Day advocacy walk here on Sunday afternoon from the General Post Office (GPO) through the Mall Road. Participated by the thousands, the motivational walk was organised by the Development Communications Network (Devcom-Pakistan), Islamabad Devcom Centennial Leo Club (IDCLC), Islamabad Crescent Lions Club (ICLC), Islamabad City Lions Club, and Islamabad Leo Club to mark the World Population Day. Theme of the walk was ‘investing in teenage girls’. Senior politician Ex-MNA Hanif Abbasi also joined the walk as a special guest.
Lahore:July 05:Position-holder students of metric intermediate, A-level and bachelor examinations on Monday returned to the country after a one-month study tour of Germany, UK and Sweden.
The students were received at Lahore Airport by Vice Chancellor Education University Rauf Azam, Additional Secretary Information Shahid Iqbal and Prof. Dr. Khalid Butt of Political Science Department of GC University. The students were also presented bouquets.
Rawalpindi:July 05:Two young artists from Sadeeqa’s Learning System (SLS) Montessori & High School won the Nukta Art workshop in Art Beat, The Little Art’s National Child Art Competition, says a press release.
Sarah Khan of grade 6, SLS New Lalazar campus and Fizza Haider of grade 4, SLS, Peshawar Road Junior branch won this workshop out of hundreds of student artist entries in this year’s competition. The eight day art workshop was held at the Nukta Studios under the guidance of Sajjad Akram, Artist and Assistant Professor at the National College of Arts, Rawalpindi.
LahoreJuly 09:process of transfer of 13 middle and high schools to the Daanish School System has been put on a halt, a delegation of teachers’ union was told by Schools Education Special Secretary Imran Sikandar Baloch at a recent meeting.
This was revealed in a statement issued on Friday by The Grand Teachers’ Alliance (GTA), an umbrella organisation including several factions of the Punjab Teachers’ Union.
The statement said that the government was reviewing its decision to convert the 13 schools.
A final decision in this regard would be reached soon, it added.
Lahore:July 10:Under training cadets of different provinces celebrated Eid-ul-Fiter at the National Centre of Excellence by engaging them in hands-on-practice of disaster management training.
Lahore:July 03:Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore on Saturday announced that it had awarded Hijri scholarships to 100 students who performed exceptionally well in the Secondary School (Annual) Examination, 2015.
Lahore:July 03: Punjab University Examinations Department has issued date sheet of MA/MSc Part-I Annual Examination 2016. The exams will commence from August 4. The detailed date sheet is available on PU website www.pu.edu.pk.The news.
Lahore:July 03:The Syndicate of University of Engineering and Technology (UET) has approved the names of chairmen for six academic departments of the university.
Prof Dr Nasir Hayat has been approved for the Department of Mechanical Engineering, Prof Dr Tahir Izhar for Electrical Engineering, Prof Dr Asif Ali Qasir for Polymer & Process Engineering, Prof Dr Akhalaq for Metallurgical and Metal Engineering, Prof Dr Muhammad Mushtaq for Mathematics and Prof Dr Sajjad Hayder for Environmental Engineering.
Lahore:July 02:UAE ambassador: Ambassador of United Arab Emirates (UAE) Sheikh Essa Abdullah al Basha al Noaimi visited Punjab University Sheikh Zayed Islamic Centre. Faculty of Islamic Studies dean Prof Dr Tahira Basharat and others welcomed him.The news.
Lahore:July 01:The Lahore High Court Thursday disposed of a petition challenging possible privatisation of public schools after a law officer informed the court that the government was not handing over them to non-government organisations.