Rahul Basharat

  • Islamabad - The city administration on Wednesday issued arrest warrants of 37 students on the request of Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) administration in a bid to end the ongoing strike at the campus. The university administration and the protesting students have failed in reaching any conclusion to ...

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  • Islamabad - One out of 98 women in Pakistan die because of insufficient health facilities in maternal mortality control while the country lags behind other regional countries in the provision of reproductive health facilities, an official said on Tuesday. United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ...

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  • islamabad - Capital Administration & Development Division (CADD) and daily wages employees locked horns over the issue of hiring new teaching staff on contract basis. The employees filed an application at the establishment division declaring the recruitment request a violation of court orders, ...

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  •  Islamabad-Student protestors of Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) have locked down academic activities on campus to push the administration to fulfil their demands. At the same time, students of Islamic International University (IIUI) have joined hands with the QAU students in an expression of ...

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  • Islamabad-Allergic Rhinitis or Hay Fever is one of the most common allergies in Pakistan, affecting 24.62 per cent Pakistanis, health experts said on Saturday. The speakers briefing the media said that there should be a collective effort to increase awareness of Allergic Rhinitis among the ...

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  • Islamabad -  The closure of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) – owing to the ongoing employees strike – has put the whole burden on the Federal Services General Hospital (FGSH) as a large number of patients started pouring in the hospital for getting medical ...

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  • Islamabad - A meeting between Federal Minister for Education and Quaid-i-Azam Student Federation (QSF) on Thursday rekindled a ray of hope that might end the ongoing strike, which has paralysed all activities in the university for the last nine days, an official said. According to the official, a ...

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  • Islamabad - The protesting students of Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) have warned of a hunger strike for the implementation of their demands including the restoration of expelled students. The Quaid-i-Azam Student Federation (QSF) in a press briefing said that the students will set up a camp outside ...

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  • Islamabad - The Federal Minister for National Health services and Regulations Saira Afzal Tarar on Tuesday said that Prime Minister’s National Health Program (PMNHP) will bring a health revolution by targeting around 100 million people across the country. This minister said this on the second ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The closure of new emergency at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) – owing to the ongoing employees’ protest – has added to the woes of hundreds of patients. According to details, PIMS employees are on strike for last 10 days, demanding separation of the ...

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  • Islamabad -   The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has issued a warning to more than 150 illegal educational institutions to immediately stop their functions otherwise it with the help of  law enforcement agencies would forcibly shutdown them. The HEC has mentioned 155 institutes on ...

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  • Islamabad-Drug Regularity Authority Pakistan (DRAP) conducted a raid on medicine distribution centres and seized a large amount of contraband and unregistered drugs manufactured by a local pharmaceutical company, an official said on Saturday. The statement issued by DRAP said that a team of drug ...

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  • Islamabad-The Senate Standing Committee on National Health Services and Regulations (NHSR) has grilled the officials of Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) for poor presentation of central admission policy and approving the new fee structure of private medical and dental colleges. The ...

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  • Islamabad-The Academic Staff Association (ASA) of Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) on Friday sought intervention of Federal Minister for Education and Higher Education Commission (HEC) to remove vice chancellor of the university from the position. The university is already facing a strike held by ...

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  • Islamabad - Institute of Space Technology (IST) launched a four-day activity-based program in collaboration with the National Space Agency of Pakistan (SUPARCO) to celebrate World Space Week. WSW will generate space awareness amongst the students from a number of schools and colleges of the twin ...

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  • islamabad - The protest at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) – for the separation of hospital from Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University (SZABMU) – has increased the patients’ woes, on Wednesday. The protest held by PIMS employees including medical, ...

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  • Islamabad-The International Islamic University (IIUI) faced a serious crisis in the beginning of new academic session when the university administration failed to manage strength of students in the limited classrooms. An official of the university informed The Nation that faculty of social sciences ...

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  • Islamabad-Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) Employees Association on Monday staged a strike demanding immediate separation of hospital from the Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University. The strike led to closure of the Outdoor Patient Department (OPDs) and cancellation of schedule ...

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  • Islamabad - The main 9th Muharram procession in the federal capital concluded peacefully under the strict security blanket of law enforcement agencies on Saturday. The procession started at afternoon, followed its traditional route and ended at evening within due time settled by the city ...

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  • Islamabad - The National Assembly Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training on Thursday unanimously passed “The National Skills University Islamabad Bill, 2017”. However, the committee has proposed some amendments in the bill. The meeting of the NA body held ...

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  • Islamabad - Further limiting jurisdiction of the Federal Higher Education Commission (FHEC), the Sindh Higher Education Commission (SHEC) has decided to revoke the federal representation in the province. The federal representatives in all higher educational institutes will be replaced with the ...

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  • Islamabad - The hackers on Tuesday on Tuesday hacked the official website of International Islamic University Islamabad (IIUI) and left the message of “love” for its IT developers, said an official on Tuesday. Despite having a large department of Computer Science and Software ...

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  • Pr Islamabad - The Millennium University College – TMUC Springs at Bahria Town Phase 7, Rawalpindi organised second oath-taking ceremony on Tuesday, says a press release. This was held in order to appoint the Student Council at TMUC Bahria Springs for the school year 2017-2018. Chief ...

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  • Islamabad - Drug Regularity Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) – amending the Drug Act – has introduced strict punishments for violation of prescribed rules, an official said on Tuesday. The amendment has been made following the recommendations of the policy board while the new rules will be ...

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  • Islamabad - Federal Government Teachers Association (FGTA) on Monday wrote a letter to the prime minster demanding promotions and social incentives for teachers serving in the educational institutes of the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE). The association also demanded the premier to ...

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  • Islamabad -  Centuries old Mughal Garden of Wah is a beautiful heritage site, yet its amazing architecture and landscape have been unable to pull in tourists. Located 40 kilometers west from Islamabad, the historic Wah Garden was built by Raja Maan Singh during 1581 and 1586, under the rule of ...

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  • Islamabad - Centuries old Mughal Garden of Wah is a beautiful heritage site, yet its amazing architecture and landscape have been unable to pull in tourists. Located 40 kilometers west from Islamabad, the historic Wah Garden was built by Raja Maan Singh during 1581 and 1586, under the rule of ...

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  • Islamabad-Pakistan is facing a double burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases due to epidemiological transition while rapid response teams have been formulated to tackle the outbreak epidemics, an official said on Friday. The National Institute of Health (NIH) under the control of ...

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  • Islamabad - The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) administration is probing a case of alleged sexual harassment against a newly appointed assistant professor – who was previously struck off from a British hospital on similar charges, an official said on Thursday. Meanwhile, the ...

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  • Islamabad - Federal Health Minister Saira Afzal Tarar on Wednesday called the city administration and Capital Development Administration (CDA) for urgent steps to ensure safe management of solid waste and cleanliness in the city to control the dengue spread.  The minister headed a meeting held ...

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