80,000 Educators to be recruited this year

LAHORE:13 May:Punjab School Education Minister Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan has said that 80,000 educators will be recruited this year, adding the number of primary teaching posts has also been increased from two to four in every government school. According to a handout, he said this while addressing a meeting at Schools Education Department, here on Friday. He said female candidates would also be eligible for recruitment in boys’ schools on the basis of merit.

Haseena Moin delivers lecture at Fatima Jinnah Women University

Rawalpindi:13 May:Department of Communication & Media Studies in collaboration with Centre of Communication programmes Pakistan a sister organisation of John Hopkins University; Baltimore organised a guest lecture of Haseena Moin here on Friday at Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) Rawalpindi. This event focused on creative writing and techniques for television dramas.

Urdu language programme launched in USA

LAHORE:May 12:An ardent supporter of human rights, lover of Urdu language and crusader for mother tongue in a foreign land, Shahid Khan, from Pakistan in America, is encouraging Asian parents around the globe to teach their children their mother tongue. Shahid Khan while talking to The News on Thursday evening from New York described ups and downs in his life, his struggle, his heartbreaks and hardships faced in seven year long grueling efforts in a foreign land with a mission and a herculean task to survive.

Chiniot schools: models of decline and decay

FAISALABAD:11May:The majority of government sector schools in Chiniot district lack even the basic facilities including classrooms, boundary walls, electricity, washrooms, potable water and seating arrangements. Also, no repair work has begun at the buildings of more than 50 schools which have been formally declared dangerous and dilapidated by the provincial education department. The students of these schools have been left with no option but to sit under the open sky in the scorching heat.

Punjab University Conference Today

LAHORE:11 May:Punjab University Department of Persian in collaboration with Muslim Institute, Islamabad will organise an international conference on Sultan Bahoo and Maulana Rumi on Thursday (today) at 9am atAl-Raazi Hall. PU VC Prof Dr Zaffar Mueen Nasir, Ambassador of Tajikistan to Pakistan Mr Jononov Sherali, Afghan Senator Arifullah Pashtoon, Counsel General of Iran at Lahore Mr Muhammad Hussain Bani Asadi, national and international research scholars will attend the conference.The news.

Computer Training for Prisoners

LAHORE:10 May: The COMSATS has awarded certificates to 12 prisoners on completion of four-month training in computer technology and and graphic design at the District Jail, Kot Lakhpat. Salman Farooq, Federal Ombdusman, awarded the certificates. “This is an initiative of CIIT, Lahore and Punjab police for the capacity building of prisoners during their captivity and to empower them for better-skilled life on completion of sentence,” says a press release.

Pakistani university among world's top 300 business schools

Lahore:10 May:The Suleman Dawood School of Business (SDSB) at Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) has been ranked among the top 300 business schools of the world, by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS), a British ranking agency. While Harvard University in the United States topped the ranking, followed by London Business School in the United Kingdom, SDSB at LUMS ranked at 251. Pakistani universities fail to make mark in Asia’s best university ranking Being the only Pakistani university to be featured on the list, LUMS took to its official Facebook page to announce the achievement.

Declamation contest winners announced

LAHORE:10 May:The Federal Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Tuesday announced the winners of the 19th All Pakistan Inter-University Declamation Contest for Award of Allama Iqbal Shield 2017 (Punjab Region) organized by the HEC’s Regional Center. Over 120 students from 30 Universities of Punjab both public and private sector participated in the contest. The winners were awarded cash prices, shields as well as participation certificates to all the participants.

Report on brilliant schoolteachers launched

Lahore:10 May:The Pakistan Education Specialists Group (PESG) and the British Council on Tuesday launched a report “Great Teachers in Punjab: Who they are and why they teach” that profiles 20 brilliant government schoolteachers in the Punjab school system. According to a press release, the report selected teachers based on a search carried out by the delivery chain of education in the province. The profiles include that of Abdul Lateef Khan who has delivered excellent results despite being in an under-resourced school that has to work in a multi-grade classroom.

Declamation contest winners announced

LAHORE:10 May:The Federal Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Tuesday announced the winners of the 19th All Pakistan Inter-University Declamation Contest for Award of Allama Iqbal Shield 2017 (Punjab Region) organized by the HEC’s Regional Center. Over 120 students from 30 Universities of Punjab both public and private sector participated in the contest. The winners were awarded cash prices, shields as well as participation certificates to all the participants.

Post Graduate Medical Institute Seminar

Lahore:10 May: Post Graduate Medical Institute Principal Prof. Dr. Ghiyas un Nabi Tayyab has said that children suffering from thalassaemia are a collective responsibility of our society and both government and society can provide best available medical facilities and blood transfusion without interruption to them. He expressed these views while addressing a seminar in connection with World Thalassaemia Day at the pediatric department of Lahore General Hospital, according to a press release on Tuesday.The news.

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