Entrepreneurship to make graduates job creators’

Lahore:February 15:Punjab Higher Education Commission (PHEC) Chairperson Prof Dr Mohammad Nizam-ud-Din has said that new ideas of young students will be marketed and the culture of entrepreneurship will be promoted in order to make degree holders job creators rather than job seekers.

He said this while speaking at the inaugural ceremony of the first-ever entrepreneurship gala organised by Punjab University’s Hailey College of Commerce (HCC) in its 90 years history here on Tuesday.

Punjab University security Reviewed

Lahore:February 15:Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zafar Mueen Nasir chaired a meeting of deans of all faculties at the varsity’s Institute of Education and Research (IER) on Tuesday.
The meeting offered Fateha for the departed souls of Lahore blast victims. The meeting discussed various recommendations to make the PU security foolproof.
The meeting decided to prepare terms of reference for the teachers appointed on contract for their better output and implement semester rules in letter and spirit to improve quality of education at the university.

IJT observes ‘Haya Day

Lahore:February 15:IJT observed Feb 14 as Haya Day (modesty day). It set up stalls in different public sector institutions of the provincial metropolis and distributed literature against Valentine’s Day.

One such stall was set up on Lower Mall near Islamia College, Civil Lines where the student organisation played songs on the topic of modesty.

Celebrating literature: Lahore gears up for fifth episode of literary festival

Lahore: 14 February:The three-day Lahore Literary Festival (LLF) will begin on February 24 (Friday) at the Alhamra Art Centre, Mall Road.
LLF founder and CEO Razi Ahmed said that this year’s free and open-to-public event will feature eminent writers, historians, artists, and opinion makers from home and abroad in thought-provoking discussions on the political and social changes our world faces today.

Jessup law moot: ‘Students must have sense of responsibility’

Lahore: 14 February:Vice-Chancellor Dr Sohail Naqvi said, “These students have achieved academic success through diligence and hard work. By committing themselves so wholeheartedly to the achievement of academic excellence, they are following in the very best scholarly traditions of LUMS and laying the foundations upon which they can build successful careers in their respective majors.”

He added that education was the only answer to the current internal and external challenges faced by Pakistan, and that well-educated youth were the need of the hour.

Punjab University clash: Student groups blame each other for violence

Lahore: 14 February:The Punjab University spokesperson said that the administration had taken measures to maintain a peaceful environment at the varsity. He added that the situation was under control and the university administration was taking measures for the safety of students.
Meanwhile, the IJT also protested outside the VC House demanding that former Vice-Chancellor Dr Mujahid Kamran vacate the official residence. They blamed the former VC of instigating violence in the university.

Punjab University clash: Students come together against ‘hooliganism’

Lahore:14 February:Situation at the Punjab University remained tense on Monday, four days after two rival student groups clashed at the campus, leaving three pupils hospitalised.

Both students groups took out protest rallies in the university amid police presence, demanding security and peaceful environment. The police will register cases against both groups on the complaint of the university administration.

Conflicting statements on schools closure today

Lahore:February 14:Two major private schools associations while condemning Monday’s suicide attack which resulted in the loss of over a dozen precious lives issued conflicting statements over schools’ closure or not in the wake of the unfortunate incident.
All Pakistan Private Schools Management Association (APPSMA) president Adeeb Jawadani said private schools registered with his organisations would remain closed on Tuesday (today) to mourn the incident.

Conflicting statements on schools closure today

Lahore:February 14:Two major private schools associations while condemning Monday’s suicide attack which resulted in the loss of over a dozen precious lives issued conflicting statements over schools’ closure or not in the wake of the unfortunate incident.
All Pakistan Private Schools Management Association (APPSMA) president Adeeb Jawadani said private schools registered with his organisations would remain closed on Tuesday (today) to mourn the incident.

Misplaced priorities, social disparity plague Pakistan’s educational system’

Lahore:February 13: Panellists at KLF decry lack of sincerity in endeavours
for improving quality of education across the country

Like the day preceding it, Sunday also saw panel discussions on a whole lot of national issues at the Karachi Literature Festival (KLF). In all there were 36 of them running parallel.

GC University a Role Model institution

Lahore:February 13:A ceremony was organised in honour of Old Ravians Union office-bearers by College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan (CPSP) Senior Vice-President of and old Ravian Prof Khalid Masood Gondal.

According to a press release issued here on Sunday, Justice Shahram Sarwar was the chief guest at the event. Qazi Affaq Hussain, president, Old Ravians Union, Rana Asad Ullah, general secretary, Akhlaq Tarrar, federal secretary and Prof Farid Khan, chairman, Shaikh Zaid Hospital, were also present.

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