Thursday, June 30, 2016

Disability fails to dent intellect of Abbottabad student

PESHAWAR: "Utilizing sticks and supports to go to a close-by school has been appalling activity for me at the end of the day, my endeavors has borne natural product," said physically tested Malik Faisal, who stood first in the humanities bunch in Secondary School Certificate examinations in Abbottabad.

He advised Dawn that he needed to proceed with his instruction however expected that absence of assets could hamper his fantasies.

"Haripur city is 26 kilometers far from our town and I can't go there to go to school on regular schedule. My folks are excessively poor, making it impossible to manage the cost of inn costs. I wish to meet Imran Khan," he said.

Malik Faisal said that he was appreciative to Chief Minister Pervez Khattak for giving him Rs500, 000 money grant and a portable workstation. In any case, he asked for the legislature to augment him full backing for school and college instruction.

A motivation for every one of the understudies, he said that handicap shouldn't influence anybody's training if will was there.

"My brain is entirely crisp like any typical individual and I need to wind up a fruitful man in future," he included.

Faisal acquired 810 stamps and stood first in six regions which demonstrated his determination. His senior sibling Malik Fahad likewise experiences the same genetic type of infection because of which they utilize bolsters for day by day work.

Faisal said that he was grateful to his relatives for their backing. "My mom, sibling and uncle thought me a great deal. My dad helped me to get to schools in time. Father used to bring me on shoulder when I got drained," he included.

He said that moving around with the assistance of supports was troublesome yet Almighty Allah allowed him the quality to persevere through those cruel times. "Achievement comes after diligent work," he included.

An understudy of Government High School Chajjian, Haripur, Faisal, fifteen and half years old, had a tiring routine due to his handicap because of which it was a Herculean assignment to travel two furlong consistently however his dad said that he was a casual man.

"My entire family was overpowered when I let them know that Faisal topped Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Abbottabad," Mohammad Aslam, a smalltime agriculturist, told Dawn.

He is hopeful that his child would turn into a fruitful man in future in the event that he is bolstered fiscally. "One of my three girls had done FSc however we didn't have cash to hold up under expense of further instruction and she sat unmoving in home," he included.

Mr Aslam said that both his children were influenced by a comparative illness which wasn't reparable. "The specialists, who hospitalized them in Pakistan Institute of Medical Science, Islamabad, have inferred that the malady has no cure," he said.

He said that at first they were alluded to physiotherapists however the shortcoming in upper and lower appendages didn't die down.

He reviewed how his child passed restless evenings to get positions and did right by him of his whirlwind of achievements.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016

From the past pages of dawn : 1966 : Fifty years ago : Religious education

LAHORE: The West Pakistan Education Minister, Malik Khuda Bakhsh, declared the Government's choice to make religious training mandatory up to the Matriculation level. The Government additionally proposed to present it in the universities as a mandatory subject up to the degree level, he said.

Answering to the verbal confrontation on cut movements on new consumption on instruction, he said the mission schools in the region had likewise been requested that show Islamic studies to every single Muslim understudy. As per him, the Government was joining extraordinary significance to the educating of the subject and the present yearly consumption in the field remained at rupees one crore. Other than all course of studies had been amended to align them with Islamic belief system.

Malik Khuda Bakhsh told the House that by 1970 instructing of Science would be presented in all schools in the territory.

[Meanwhile, as reported by offices from Rawalpindi,] Pakistan and Afghanistan consented to here today an arrangement for the operation of a Railway line amongst Chaman and Spinbaldak.

To be finished at an expense of Rs 3.5 million, an around seven-mile long railroad line will be the principal rail route join amongst Pakistan and Afghanistan. The line will be worked by the Pakistan Western Railway.

As per the joint report issued after the marking of the understanding, a different assention for development of the railroad line between the two Governments and the USA AID will be arranged at an early date.

The two Governments have concurred on a basic level that after the fulfillment of the railroad line amongst Chaman and Spinbaldak, the truck proprietors at present occupied with transportation of merchandise amongst Chaman and Kandahar paying little heed to their nationality will be allowed to utilize their vehicles amongst Spinbaldak and Kandahar as per the soul of the Pakistan-Afghanistan understanding for direction of movement in-travel, 1965.

Tuesday, June 28, 2016

Pakistani Christian children may be forced to attend compulsory Quran studies

Christian kids in Pakistan could be compelled to go to mandatory Quran ponders if a proposition for dubious instruction changes is affirmed.

The Ministry of Professional and Technical Training has proposed to make the investigation of the Islamic sacred book a mandatory subject in all government funded schools. In spite of the fact that the Minister of State Baligh Ur Rehman has guaranteed that exclusive Muslim understudies would be required to go to the Quran concentrates on, worries that Christians will likewise be "tormented" into going to the classes have surfaced, Premier reports.

In April, the Pakistani government started wanting to make Quran contemplates mandatory in all state-supported schools in the nation. In those days, Rehman said Muslim understudies from Grade 1 to 5 will be taught the "Nazra Quran" subject, and those from Grade 6 to 10 will take in the correct "Quranic instruction," Dawn.com transfers.

Rehman declared the subtle elements of the instructive change amid the fourth Annual Day at the Pak-China Friendship Center. He said a meeting among every one of the regions would be done through the Inter-Provincial Education Minister's Conference before the progressions would be actualized.

Furthermore, Rehman accentuated that youngsters should be taught and urged to learn and investigate distinctive subjects and thoughts.

Taking note of that numerous Christians are as of now being compelled to partake in Islamic supplications at the working environment, British Pakistani Christian Association (BPCA) director Wilson Chowdhry communicated expects that the questionable instruction changes would likewise see Christian understudies "harassed" into contemplating the Quran.

"These present proposition will invalidate the long going project of change of training for minorities ... The effect of this will doubtlessly affect the participation of minority kids," Chowdhry told Premier in a meeting. "Just 7% of Pakistani Christians achieve a sufficient level of education. On the off chance that they settle on this choice that rate could go much more slender and that is a profound concern."

Chowdhry likewise said some Christian guardians would not send their children to class in the event that they would just be compelled to join Quran lessons.

Monday, June 27, 2016

Right to education: UN body questions privatisation plan

ISLAMABAD: The United Nations Committee on the Rights of the Child (CRC) has addressed Pakistan on the unchecked privatization of training and pending status of the "privilege to instruction (RTE) bills".

After the audit of Pakistan for its condition of tyke rights as indicated by the Convention on the Rights of the Child, the UN board of trustees communicated worry over privatization of training and the absence of measures to guarantee consistence of tuition based schools with respect to least instructive guidelines, educational programs prerequisites and capability for educators, said a public statement issued by the Pakistan Coalition for Education (PCE) here on Friday.

The UN board met at Palais Wilson in Geneva from 17 May to 3 June, while Pakistan was spoken to by a 11-part appointment headed by Minister of Human Rights Barrister Zafarullah Khan and Pakistan's lasting delegate to the UN Geneva Tehmina Janjua.

A different PCE assignment likewise spoke to Pakistan's thoughtful society and presented a shadow report highlighting the condition of training in the nation.

Prior, the board of trustees inquired as to why the RTE bills in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Gilgit-Baltistan were pending.

The board of trustees called for prompt reception of the pending bills identified with instruction, which was compulsory for Pakistan under the UN tradition.

The board of trustees additionally noticed that Pakistan's distributions to instruction and wellbeing parts were low regardless of its dedication in the past exchange with the council.

The administration's backing for tuition based schools accepting sponsorships under different open private organizations was additionally addressed in the audit.

The 11-part Pakistan appointment neglected to remark satisfactorily on the issue of passing the RTE bills and inaccurately reported that the enactment was passed by all regions, the PCE public statement said.

The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa has neglected to actualize article 25(a) of the constitution which calls "for nothing and obligatory essential instruction", it further said.

Sunday, June 26, 2016

NICH to be made a model health institute, vows CM

Karachi, The National Institute of Child Health (NICH) is one of the significant doctor's facilities reverted to the Sindh government under the eighteenth Constitutional Amendment, said Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah on Monday.

"We are concentrating on this healing center and will assist grow this restorative office it in the bigger enthusiasm of individuals of Sindh."

The CM was managing a meeting on the NICH at the CM House, which was gone to by wellbeing pastor Jam Mehtab Dahar, boss secretary Siddque Memon, chief secretary to CM Alamuddin Bullo, advocate general Zamir Ghumro, wellbeing secretary Ahmed Bux Narejo, account secretary Sohail Rajput and NICVD Director Syed Jamal Raza.

Instructions the central pastor, Syed Jamal Raza said the NICH was a six-story and 500-beded healing facility for youngsters.

He said the day by day OPD proportion of the healing facility was more than 1500, and there were around 29,000 yearly affirmations in the organization. More than 15,000 patients visit the doctor's facility in crisis circumstances and around 10,000 operations are led each year.

He said 815 representatives were working in the healing facility, including specialists, paramedical staff members and others.

"At present, 250 positions of pediatricians are empty in various divisions, for example, medication, surgery, radiology, radiology-MRI, anesthesiology, neonatology and nephrology."

Raza likewise said that it was the main healing facility for youngsters where treatment was thoroughly free of any charge.

"The Sindh government has given every one of the offices, including solutions, types of gear and different prerequisites, however the filling of empty position is exceptionally essential as there is a developing weight of the patients in its different division, for example, OPD, affirmation and OT. In some cases three patients are continued a solitary bed," the NICVD executive said.

The central clergyman said he had given an ADP plan to the NICH for extension of nursery.

On this, the wellbeing priest said the nursery had been developed a full floor. "Prior, there were 40 hatcheries and now 60 hatcheries have been introduced there."

Educator Syed Jamal said that givers had likewise contributed generously.

The central pastor said the general population of this city put stock in support of humankind.

"God dependably compensates them who contribute for enhancing the sufferings of the general population," he said.

The main clergyman additionally said he would set up another piece of the NICH for which he guided the wellbeing priest to submit him a definite proposition.

"I need to make this organization (NICH) a model kids healing center. This is the main doctor's facility where kids are given extraordinary treatment for nothing out of pocket and. The advantage of the interest in this healing facility streams down straightforwardly to the poor youngsters," he said.

Discussing arrangement of the required staff, the central clergyman requested that the NICH chief constitute a board of trustees to delegate lower staff.

"The court has allowed stay against arrangement of ranking staff, subsequently a different working might be made to fill the empty positions. I can't permit anyone to make impediments in the treatment of sickly kids," he said.

He guided the wellbeing clergyman to render individual endeavors so that all the empty position could be filled.

"Those which are advancement posts may likewise be filled through departmental advancements."

The CM said that before the current month's over, he would initiate the recently settled nursery in the NICH. "The remaining work of the ward must be completed auspicious."

Saturday, June 25, 2016

KU awards seven PhD, 13 MPhil degrees

Karachi, A meeting of Board of Advance Studies and Research (BASR), led by University of Karachi Vice Chancellor Dr Muhammad Qaiser, has affirmed two MS (Masters of Surgery), seven PhD (Doctor of Philosophy) and 13 MPhil (Master of Philosophy) degrees in different orders, the varsity's Registrar, Professor Dr Moazzam Ali Khan, expressed on Monday.

The individuals who were granted PhD degrees are Chaudhry Muhammad Irfan (Economics), Muhammad Ahsanuddin (Economics), Shameel Ahmed Zuberi (Business Administration), Anjum Sarfaraz (International Relations), Ruqqaya (Biochemistry), Zamiza Azmat (Mass Communication), Fauzia (Molecular Medicine) and M.S Degree were honored to Asadullah (Plastic Surgery Civil) and Muhammad Arshad (Orthopadic JPMC).

The specialists who might get their MPhil degrees are Saima (Mathematics), Rabia Hasan (Applied Economics), Amber Mehar (Quran and Sunnah), Ahsaan Ahmed (Pharmaceutical Chemistry), Aliya Zaman (Pathology), Nazish Jafar (Pathology), Amir Bux (Microbiology), Hina Faisal (Microbiology), Sadaf Saeed (Microbiology), Afshan Mahboob Khan (Physiology), Fareena Khalil Ahmed (Physiology), Jahanzaib (Physiology) and Sumera Mustafa Abbasi (Physiology).

Friday, June 24, 2016

IBA signs MoU with TCF to help students in aptitude tests

Karachi, The Institute of Business Administration, Karachi, and The Citizens Foundation (TCF), marked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), on Monday, to get ready TCF understudies for college testing and, offer operational and consultative backing.

The acting Dean and Director IBA Karachi, Dr Sayeed Ghani and, TCF President and Chief Executive Officer, Syed Asaad Ayub Ahmad, marked the MoU amid a service held at the principle IBA Campus.

The understanding means to plan TCF understudies for bent tests by designating IBA understudy represetatives, who'd help them to get affirmation in various colleges. Riaz Kamlani, Vice President at TCF, prescribed building up comparable understudy sections at different colleges crosswise over Pakistan to get more understudies on board.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Chinese delegation to visit ICCBS

Karachi, with a specific end goal to talk about matters relating to instruction and exploration, a 12-part Chinese appointment, drove by a teacher from Furong, Dr Wei Wang, will visit International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi on Tuesday (today).

The appointment will likewise approach the Director ICCBS Professor Dr M. Iqbal Choudhary and previous government pastor for Science and Technology and ex-Chairman Higher Education Commission Professor, Dr Atta-ur-Rahman in the talk.

Among the 12-part designation, two Chinese authorities have as of now achieved ICCBS and Professor Dr Wei Wang, Director School of Pharmacy, Hunan University of Chinese Medicine, and Dr Jianhua Huang, Vice-executive TCM and Ethnomedicine Innovation and Development Laboratory, Hunan University of Chinese Medicine are as of now occupied with various authority exercises here at the ICCBS.

In connection with the visit, Professor Dr Wei Wang likewise conveyed an online address on "Presentation and Development of Hunan Tujia Ethnomedicine" at L.E.J. National Science Information Center, ICCBS on Monday.

Wednesday, June 22, 2016

UET registration

LAHORE, University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Lahore Monday began online enrollment for its consolidated section test to get affirmation in BSc Engineering in UET, other designing instructive establishments and subsidiary schools for BSc Technology.

A UET representative said the online enlistment will stay open till 04pm of June 30, 2016. Rs 500 is expense for passage test.

Tuesday, June 21, 2016

F-7/2 college gets new principal

Islamabad: The Federal Directorate of Education has selected new essential to the Islamabad Model Postgraduate College for Girls, F-7/2.

Teacher Khalida Makh-dum, who is at present the school's bad habit important, will expect the new office after the retirement of the officeholder, Professor Talat Samiullah on June 20.

The FDE regulates government schools and universities in the Islamabad Capital Territory.

The Federal Government College Teachers Association has respected the arrangement and said it was cheerful that Professor Khalida Makhdum would take instructive guidelines at the school to new statures and guarantee the educators' welfare.

Monday, June 20, 2016

Government consults clerics on Quranic education plan

Islamabad: Having wanted to present Quranic training in schools, the legislature has started interview with ministers about it.

Priest of State for Federal Education Balighur Rehman has reached Qari Muhammad Hanif Jalandhari of the Ittehad-i-Tanzeemat-i-Madaris-i-Deenia, an umbrella association of five fundamental bodies speaking to the across the nation theological schools of various schools of thought, imparted to him the proposition to instruct schoolchildren the Quran recitation (nazra) and interpretation, and looked for proposals.

Qari Hanif guaranteed the pastor of his association's finished backing and collaboration for the proposition's initial execution and said the areas ought to participate with the middle in presenting Quranic training in government schools.

Recently, the elected instruction and expert preparing service presented the proposed syllabi for government schools to the Council of Islamic Ideology for thought.

Under the proposed syllabi, the Quranic training will be a necessary subject from evaluation 1 to review 12.

The understudies will figure out how to recount the Holy Quran in the initial five years of schools and Urdu interpretation of the Holy Quran in the following six years.

Sunday, June 19, 2016

‘Security being beefed up at UET’s Jalozai campus’

PESHAWAR: Prof Iftikhar Hussain, Vice-Chancellor of University of Engineering and Technology Peshawar, has said that the varsity is taking full scale measures to give most ideal security to the understudies and staff at its Jalozai grounds.

In an announcement issued here on Monday, he said the Jalozai grounds would be revived after the late spring get-aways, dismissing as unmerited a news report showed up in a segment of press in regards to long conclusion of the grounds.

Dr Hussain said the college had asked for both the HEC and the common government to help it satisfy its security requirements for Jalozai grounds. He said the varsity all alone had officially found a way to bulk up security at the grounds, which included employing of private monitors and measures to ensure the limit divider.

He said to guarantee congruity of instruction of understudies of Jalozai grounds, game plans had been made for their training and boarding at the principle grounds before begin of summer get-aways.

In any case, he said the understudies would do a reversal to Jalozai grounds after summer get-aways as college was doing its best to guarantee their security.

The Jalozai grounds was shut in consistence of the requests of the administration and security offices with a specific end goal to facilitate enhance the efforts to establish safety at the grounds, he said.

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Microsoft dives into social with $26bn LinkedIn deal

WASHINGTON: Microsoft said Monday it was purchasing the expert interpersonal organization LinkedIn for $26.2 billion in real money, a move that would refocus the US tech monster around distributed computing and administrations.

With its greatest ever obtaining and one of the biggest in the tech division, Microsoft is stepping into the universe of long range informal communication, including another apparatus for its endeavors to support administrations for business.

"This arrangement unites the world's driving proficient cloud with the world's driving proficient system," Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said in an announcement.

"It's reasonable to me that the LinkedIn group has grown a phenomenal business and a great system of more than 433 million experts." LinkedIn "will hold its unmistakable image, society and autonomy," with Jeff Weiner staying as LinkedIn CEO, an announcement from the two firms said.

"Pretty much as we have changed the way the world associates with circumstance, this association with Microsoft, and the mix of their cloud and LinkedIn's system, now allows us to likewise change the way the world works," Weiner said.

The two firms said they had come to a "conclusive" understanding that would close not long from now, with the backing of LinkedIn director and controlling shareholder Reid Hoffman.

The move comes as Microsoft is moving far from its part as an unadulterated programming firm, and LinkedIn looks for approaches to help development.

LinkedIn, which empowers individuals to interface with comparable minded experts and encourages selecting and work chasing, has cut out an informal community with an unmistakable personality.

In any case, the organization reported lost $46 million in the past quarter and a $166 million misfortune for 2015, which put its shares at multiyear lows early this year.

Nadella said in an email to staff that the arrangement mirrors Microsoft's new concentrate on business administrations and distributed computing.

"We are in quest for a typical mission fixated on enabling individuals and associations," he said.

The arrangement "is critical to our strong desire to rehash efficiency and business forms," he included. "Consider it: How individuals discover employments, manufacture abilities, offer, advertise and complete work and at last discover achievement requires an associated proficient world."

LinkedIn, which calls itself "the world's biggest and most important expert system," has been looking to extend its offerings with all the more informing and versatile applications, and redid its "newsfeed" to support engagement.

"Today is a re-establishing minute for LinkedIn," Hoffman said in the announcement.

"I see mind boggling open door for our individuals and clients and anticipate supporting this new and consolidated business."

Friday, June 17, 2016

Following Comsats pro-rector’s removal, NTS’ future murky

ISLAMABAD: The suspension of Comsats Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Pro-Rector Haroon Rashid – whose doctoral postulation was observed to be up to 72pc counterfeited – has blended level headed discussion over the fate of the National Testing Service (NTS), of which Mr Rashid was CEO.

Mr Haroon was suspended by the Comsats leading group of governors, and requested that show up before the board on June 17 to clarify his position.

The move came after an Islamabad High Court (IHC) request emptying the stay request conceded to Mr Rashid, who had tested the Higher Education Commission's (HEC) test into his supposedly appropriated doctoral proposal.

Preston University had then drop his PhD.

Sources said the board likewise examined the eventual fate of the NTS, which was started by Comsats and headed by Mr Rashid.

They said board individuals fought that Mr Rashid couldn't remain NTS CEO. Mr Rashid, who left for the United States a day prior to the executive meeting, was not accessible for input.

Notwithstanding rehashed endeavors, Comsats Rector Syed Junaid Zaidi – who is likewise an individual from the representing board – was additionally inaccessible for input.

In any case, authorities near Mr Rashid protected his doctoral theory, contending that he finished his degree in 2006 while the HEC's literary theft approach came into power in 2007.

NTS' administrations are normally contracted by government associations to enroll representatives.

Thursday, June 16, 2016

Registration of nine schools restored

RAWALPINDI: The District Regulation Authority for Private Schools on Monday reestablished the enlistment of nine non-public schools.

Be that as it may, one organization's enrollment remained crossed out.

In a meeting, which was managed by District Coordination Officer Talat Mehmood, enlistment of nine schools was reestablished after their proprietors apologized and submitted composed explanations that they would actualize the common government's orders in letter and soul.

The region instruction division had crossed out enlistment of 10 tuition based schools after they didn't agree to the mandates of the Punjab government in regards to summer get-away which had been reported from May 24 to August 15 because of hot climate.

All administration schools shut quickly however the private foundations did not take after the mandates and stayed open till the begin of Ramazan.

On Monday, nine schools got their enrollment reestablished while Mr Cabin's Private School was discovered gathering extra charges from understudies. Upon this, DCO Talat Mehmood scratched off its enrollment and requesting that it give back the extra expenses to the understudies.

"The enlistment was scratched off after the school's administration was discovered gathering one month extra expense from understudies which was against the mandates of the commonplace government," Executive District Officer Education Qazi Zahoorul Haq told Dawn.

He said the instruction division had effectively educated the tuition based schools enlisted with the office that no extra expense would be gathered for summer excursions.

He said the District Regulation Authority was framed to execute the orders of the commonplace government and in addition to direct private division's instructive organizations so that the administration knows about the nature of training being conferred in these establishments.

Wednesday, June 15, 2016

13 schools handed over to Punjab Danish School Authority

Lahore—In an astonishment move, the School Education Department, Punjab has given over it 13 great performing schools of Lahore to Punjab Danish School Authority asserting that it would enhance the standard of instruction of these schools.

Instructors of state funded schools challenged against the choice of government before Ramdan. Government guaranteed the nonconformists that, not giving over these schools to Punjab Danish School Authority.

Be that as it may, in such manner a warning has been issued by school training division expressed that 13 schools which were given over to the Punjab Danish school Authority, incorporate the administration junior and Central model school No. 2 Rieti Gun, Government Islamia High school, Multan Road, Government Central model school Samanabad, Government High school Baghbanpura, Government conspire High School Taj Pura plan, Government Girls High School R-A Bazar, Government exhaustive Girls High School Wahadat street and government High School township.

Educators unions said that every school has more than 2 thousand understudies and they are performing extremely superb. Giving over these schools to the Danish School powers past comprehension.

Tuesday, June 14, 2016

Saudi Arabia building houses, schools and hospitals in Pakistan

Saudi Arabia is building 1,900 lodging units, 33 schools and 23 social insurance focuses in Pakistan as a major aspect of a help bundle for seismic tremor and surge casualties in the nation.

Dr. Khaled Mohammed Al-Othmani, local chief of the Saudi Campaign for the Relief of Pakistani People, said the lodging units will be implicit Baluchistan and Gilgit-Baltistan and the schools and wellbeing focuses in Sind, Baluchistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Kashmir.

In October 2005, a 7.6 size tremor tore through the district, slaughtering an expected 75,000, injuring 128,000 and uprooting another 3.5 million.

"We are additionally repairing 48 mosques harmed by the tremor," Al-Othmani told Okaz/Saudi Gazette. He uncovered arrangements to actualize various drinking water ventures, including sinking of artesian wells in different parts of Pakistan. "We mean to compose a coordinated alleviation program by building up doctor's facilities, lodging units, mosques, wellbeing focuses, halfway houses and drinking water offices," Al-Othmani said.

He said the battle would reproduce the regions harmed by the seismic tremor. "We'll additionally give crisis alleviation to the casualties of the overwhelming surges that hit Pakistan six years prior," he included.

Al-Othmani said Saudi King Salman needed the Kingdom to assume a huge part in giving help to amicable nations hit by surges, seismic tremors and wars. "Saudi Arabia will remain by the casualties of common disasters as a component of its philanthropic mission. We need to extend solidarity and solidarity among Muslim nations, by helping each other now and again of emergencies and cataclysms," he said.

Talking about the crisis help program, Al-Othmani said it includes giving nourishment, dress, cover, drinking water, support for agribusiness and creature cultivating and offices for instruction and professional preparing focuses, and in addition building and preparing medicinal focuses and the development and remodel of mosques. "Saudi Arabia will remain by Pakistan now and again of trouble," the authority said, highlighting the solid relations between the two nations.

The surges of July 2010 influenced 25 million individuals in Pakistan and Saudi Arabia dispatched an across the country raising money crusade to bolster the casualties. The nation was hit by a few destroying surges in resulting years.

Al-Othmani said the nation did instructive, social insurance and water ventures in different parts of Pakistan considering the desperate need. "The quake had harmed open water systems and individuals were drinking sullied water. This brought about the spread of ailments. So as to change this circumstance, Saudi Arabia remade the water systems and dove wells in influenced urban areas and towns," he clarified.

Monday, June 13, 2016

World Day against Child Labour observed

Like all parts of the globe, World Day Against Child Labor was additionally seen in Pakistan on June 12, to highlight the situation of kids required in labor.

Different associations taking a shot at ensuring the privileges of youngsters held courses, workshops, addresses and strolls to bring issues to light about the privileges of kids.

The Child Rights Movement (CRM), national and commonplace part, and National Action Coordination Groups (NACG) called for quick activity to permit and empower every Pakistani tyke to practice their essential established right to profit free instruction till 16 years old, as depicted in article 25 An of the constitution of Pakistan.

In a CRM explanation issued on Sunday, International Labor Organization evaluated in a 2012 review that 12.5 million kids in Pakistan are included in tyke work.

In addition, 264,000 Pakistani kids are included in household youngster work, as indicated by the ILO's 2004 report. There are 8.52 million home-based laborers in the nation, as indicated by the official National Policy on Home-Based Workers.

It said kids in the work environment are powerless against abuse.

They requested to alter and adjust youngster vocation acts and/or important laws with article 25-An of the Pakistani Constitution.

They encourage requested executing ILO traditions sanctioned by the nation and capture and arraign all businesses utilizing kid work.

The CRM approached the legislature to build spending plan allotments for instruction so that quality training can be accessible for every one of the kids in the nation. It likewise called for establishing the National Commission on the Rights of the Child Bill, so youngster rights infringement connected with or innate to kid work can be observed and tended to

The CRM said that the legislature ought to create national and common kid assurance instruments to restore and bolster and reintegrate youngster workers in the formal instruction stream.

The administration ought to likewise create and direct family arranging programs and designate applicable assets to bolster families living beneath the neediness line with the goal that youngsters can be sent to schools and not be included in wage producing exercises.

Wednesday, June 8, 2016

Dr Sara Saeed has won Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize

KARACHI: Unilever and the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership have declared that Dr Sara Saeed of Pakistan has won the third HRH The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize.

Dr Sara Saeed, 29, fellow benefactor of doctHERs – an advanced stage which interfaces ruined groups in Pakistan to superb social insurance while reintegrating qualified female specialists into the workforce – was granted the prize at a prestigious honors function in London, UK on Monday.

Shazia Syed, Chairperson and CEO, Unilever Pakistan highlighted, "I am enchanted by the energy and determination Dr Saeed has appeared to expand access to social insurance and ladies strengthening in the field of solution. Her work demonstrates the picking up force for the Sustainable Development Goals that Unilever additionally bolsters. Youthful business visionaries require our assistance and backing to understand their drives and change the world to make a brighter future. I am particularly pleased to see a Pakistani get this prestigious honor this year."

Dr Sara Saeed remarked on her win, "When a patient gets treated in my center, and when a specialist lands a position and when a medical attendant is engaged in a group – my energy expands each day. I'm regarded to have gotten this honor and charmed that the work of doctHERs in Pakistan has been perceived, particularly in light of the imaginative and rousing activities of alternate finalists. With monetary and coaching bolster, I am presently anticipating working with group accomplices and associations, for example, Unilever to affect considerably more lives."

Tuesday, June 7, 2016

Pakistani female doctor wins prestigious HRH Prince of Wales Award

ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani female specialist has been declared the victor of prestigious third HRH The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize by University of Cambridge and Unilever, says a public statement.

As per subtle elements Dr Sara Saeed 29 has won the third HRH The Prince of Wales Young Sustainability Entrepreneur Prize declared by University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership and world s known organization Unilever.

Dr. Sara Saeed fellow benefactor of doctHERs a computerized stage which interfaces devastated groups in Pakistan to amazing social insurance while reintegrating qualified female specialists into the workforce was recompensed the prize at a prestigious honors service in London other day.

While dominant part of Pakistan's populace have almost no entrance to quality human services socio social boundaries forestall around 87% of qualified ladies specialists from working. Since May 2015 doctHERs has straightforwardly affected 15,000 lives through clinical administrations 100,000 lives in a roundabout way through group effort and now utilizes fifteen specialists, five medical caretakers and five pros. By 2020 doctHERS intends to scale its medical attendant helped video counsel project to more than 2,500 facilities crosswise over Pakistan straightforwardly affecting 1.2 million individuals.

"At the point when a patient gets treated in my facility and when a specialist lands a position and when a medical caretaker is engaged in a group my enthusiasm expands each day. I m regarded to have gotten this grant and pleased that the work of doctHERs in Pakistan has been perceived particularly in light of the inventive and rousing undertakings of alternate finalists", Dr Sara Saeed remarked on her win.

As a major aspect of the prize Dr Sara Saeed has been recompensed capital for her start up and a customized coaching program conveyed by the University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) and Unilever through the span of the year.

Monday, June 6, 2016

School staff stages protest over non-payment of salaries

TAKHT BHAI: The educators and other staff of the Working Folks Grammar School on Tuesday set up a craving strike camp against the non-installment of compensations for four months.

They were conveying standards and notices recorded with mottos for requests. The nonconformists initially assembled on the Mardan-Malakand street and blocked it for traffic.The challenging educators and different representatives later set up a dissent camp outside the school in Takht Bhai.

Conversing with correspondents, Nasir Khattak and Sherzada said that they had not got compensations for the last four months.They said their families were confronting money related issues because of non-installment of the pay rates. They likewise requested regularization of services.Tehsil Nazim Mumtaz Khan and Assistant Commissioner Ashfaq Ahmad Khan went by the camp and held converses with the dissenters.

Sunday, June 5, 2016

Students visit Peshawar Museum

PESHAWAR: The understudies of the Peshawar Public School and College on Wednesday went to the noteworthy Peshawar Museum to stamp the World Museum Day.

They went to an address conveyed by Nawazuddin, the keeper of the Peshawar Museum. Understudies were demonstrated different displays where they took distinct fascination in adornments, musical instruments, dresses, utensils and weapons of the old times. Understudies likewise got wonderstruck to see life-size statue of Buddha and his whole biography in stonework.

The caretaker educated the gathering of understudies that Peshawar Museum was implicit 1906 in the lobby established in the memory of Queen Victoria amid British time. He said that there are 30 historical centers in Pakistan and seven of them in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

There are 14156 things in Peshawar Museum that incorporate Gandhara figures, coins, original copies and duplicates of the Holy Quran, engravings, weapons, dresses, adornments, Kalash likenesses, Mughal-time and later period sketches, family questions, nearby and Persian painstaking work. The gathering is isolated into five principle areas: - Gandhara, Coins, Islamic, ethnological and Iranian.

Saturday, June 4, 2016

GCU medical awareness camp

LAHORE, Government College University Lahore Quality Enhancement (GCU-QEC) has sorted out therapeutic and mindfulness camp about heart maladies with the expectation of complimentary registration of its personnel and staff individuals.

As indicated by an official statement issued here on Wednesday, Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Hassan Amir Shah introduced the camp, while GCU-QEC Director Iram Sohail and famous heart master Dr Aurangzeb Siddique Maan were likewise present.

Talking on the event, Dr Aurangzeb said that coronary illness alone records for 35-40 percent of aggregate infection load in the general Pakistan populace, and as per the most recent World Health Organization (WHO) information, coronary illness related passings in Pakistan had achieved 111,367 or 9.87pc of aggregate passings.

Bad habit Chancellor Prof Shah valued the activity of arranging the therapeutic camp, saying that pulse and heart maladies are noiseless executioners. He communicated appreciation to Dr Aurangzeb for giving his valuable time for the social insurance of the college instructors and staff.

Friday, June 3, 2016

Tevta to start guard course

LAHORE, Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (Tevta) will soon begin free short course to prepare security protects over the area.

This course will be begun with the joint effort of Home Department, Police, Civil Defense, Rescue 1122 and Elite Police Training School. The course is gone for giving proficient preparing to the adolescent working in security organizations. It was expressed by Tevta Chairperson Irfan Qaiser Sheik while tending to officers at Tevta Secretariat, as indicated by a public statement issued on Wednesday.

Thursday, June 2, 2016

Applying to study in US is absolutely fair and merit-based, says Rita Akhtar

Islamabad, Held yearly 'The News' Expo is the best one of a kind stage and a linkage between the understudies hopeful of value advanced education in the prestigious national and global instructive organizations.

It is a great open door for the understudies as well as for the guardians to get the immediate data about their preferred organization giving right training. This stage additionally gives them a straight abundance to have answer of any in their psyche from the delegates of the neighborhood and worldwide scholastic associations.

These perspectives were communicated by the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) Executive Director Rita Akhtar in a meeting with 'The News'. USEFP is an accomplice of 'The News' Education Expo 16'.

Noting one successive trepidation among the imminent competitors is that the choice procedure of applying to examine in the US is truly reasonable or not, Rita Akhtar completely answered that it is totally reasonable and merit-based.

She said the USEFP controls various US grant and association programs for the Pakistani understudies to concentrate on in the United States.

The USEFP was built up in 1950 by the legislatures of Pakistan and the United States. USEFP is one of 50 'Fulbright Commissions' situated all through the world. So significantly more than about 5,000 Pakistanis and more than 900 Americans have taken part in USEFP-regulated trade programs the biggest of which is the Fulbright program.

The Fulbright Program, is a system of focused, legitimacy based awards for universal instructive trade for understudies, researchers, instructors, experts, researchers and specialists.

The Fulbright Masters and PhD Program stores graduate study in the United States for a Master's or Ph.D. degree. Subsidized by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID), these awards spread educational cost, required reading material, airfare, a living stipend, and medical coverage.

For the PhD degree program, qualified candidates will have a Master's, MPhil or tantamount degree (at least 18 years of formal instruction) from a licensed college. It is very alluring that applicants have work involvement in instructing, research, or general society segment in Pakistan.

Moreover, the Global Undergraduate Exchange Program - Pakistan (Global UGRAD-Pakistan) in Pakistan is directed by the USEFP and in the United States by the International Research and Exchanges Board (IREX).

The Global UGRAD system is intended to grant undergrad Pakistani understudies enlisted at a college in Pakistan. The Global UGRAD-Pakistan program offers social/scholarly trade through a non degree program for a semester at a college in the US.

The USEFP Executive Director said: "The establishment regulates an assortment of projects that send Pakistani understudies and researchers to American grounds while conveying American researchers to colleges in Pakistan. The point of all USEFP projects is to help Pakistanis take in more about the US and to help Americans take in more about Pakistan and its kin.

The Hubert H. Humphrey Fellowship Program, another prominent carries fulfilled mid-vocation experts with exhibited initiative potential to the United States for a year of graduate-level non-degree scholastic coursework and expert advancement exercises. This 10 month program comprises of scholarly coursework and temporary position in a significant expert association. By giving future pioneers and arrangement creators with involvement in US society, society, and expert fields, the system gives a premise to enduring, gainful ties amongst Americans and their expert partners abroad.

The Community College Initiative Program is intended to bolster Pakistani youthful experts at licensed US junior colleges for one year of non-degree study projects are being offered in the accompanying fields: Agriculture, Applied Engineering, Business Management and Administration, Media, Tourism and Hospitality Management, Public Safety (Rescue/Disaster Management Services) and Early Childhood Education.

She said we direct various institutionalized exams including paper-based tests, PC based tests and web based tests. Well known are GRE, SAT, ACT, TOEFL, USMLE and others including Mock Test.

Noting why understudies ought to pick US for higher studies, she said the United States has one of the world's best college frameworks, with remarkable projects in for all intents and purposes all fields. At the undergrad level, astounding projects exist in customary orders and in addition in expert fields. At the graduate level, understudies frequently have the chance to work specifically with a portion of the finest personalities on the planet. Degrees are perceived all through the world for their fabulousness.

With respect to's worry, she said their worry is characteristic in regards to their youngsters leaving home and going far away, yet permitting your kid to think about in the United States will help them develop and get to be mindful grown-ups.

Colleges are exceptionally specific about grounds wellbeing and have extraordinary security experts alloted for this reason. Universal understudies are given wellbeing data amid introduction and can call the grounds security line whenever. Most schools give understudies chances to blend with other universal and nearby understudies through action clubs, brotherhoods and social affiliations. These encounters and connections help them change in accordance with the new environment.

She over and again expressed that USEFP part is completely unbiased in all admiration and its working is absolutely justify based. "We support understudies of remote and far-flung regions of Pakistan to come sent and apply for the study grants in US. Understudies of open area scholastic organizations are supported and they ought not under evaluation themselves as USEFP's choice and examination criteria is absolutely straightforward and merit-based and have no segregation with the scholarly foundations of exclusive class and having huge names," she included.

She said anybody willing in acquiring advanced education in USA ought to visit our site www.usefpakistan.org and take a gander at the data there, in light of the fact that the procedure truly is not that troublesome.

Wednesday, June 1, 2016

Karak DEO suspended

KARAK: Provincial instruction division on the orders of Chief Minister Pervez Khattak suspended District Education Officer (DEO), Abdus Salam Marwat, for his charged inclusion in unlawful enlistments in the office.

Sources conscious of the advancement told The News on Wednesday that the locale Nazim Dr Umar Daraz Khattak had composed a letter to secretary instruction about the DEO's asserted wrongdoing the duplicates of which were likewise gotten by Chief Minister, commonplace training priest and hostile to defilement division.

The main pastor likewise requested setting up an enquiry board of trustees to test the assertions leveled against the suspended authority, sources said.The letter included that the authority purportedly brought influences with the assistance of Assistant District Officer (instruction) Abdullah Khan and agent Resham Zad. The area nazim likewise blamed the DEO for misappropriation of stipends went for the missing offices in the administration schools.