Rahul Basharat

  • islamabad-Dysfunctional X-Ray machine at the facilitation centre of Federal Government Polyclinic Hospital (FGPH) has increased the miseries of the patients visiting there. The machine is dysfunctional for last five days. According to statement pasted on the door of centre it has been clearly ...

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  • Islamabad - Daily-wages teachers’ protest and students’ annual examination went parallel on Monday at model educational institutes of the city, where teachers boycotted the classes on non-payment of salaries. Annual examination of students from Grade 01 to 08 was held earlier because of ...

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  • islamabad - Getting free and quality medical treatment under a single roof has remained a wish for the underprivileged citizens but PIMS Burn Care Centre, has set new rules in last one decade to become a solace for burn victims. 34-year-old Farhan Rasheed, along with five other family members ...

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  • Islamabad - A new emergency block of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) was finally inaugurated on Friday observing pin drop silence – the new block will provide basic first aid facility to 60 per cent patients visiting the hospital, an official said. Minister of Capital ...

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  • Islamabad - The Minister for Federal Education and Professional Training, Baligh-ur-Rehman on Thursday said that government is taking measures to improve the policy for Early Childhood Education Development (ECED) in line with international standards. The minister was addressing a ceremony arranged ...

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  • Islamabad - National Institute of Science and Technical Education has been transferred from the Ministry of Capital Administration & Development Division to federal education ministry, an official confirmed on Wednesday. According to the notification available with The Nation, NISTE has been ...

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  • Islamabad-Higher Education Commission (HEC) and the government of Hungary inked an agreement to provide scholarships to Pakistani students under Scientific Exchange Program, an official said the other day. Under the program, 200 students will get opportunity to study in different universities of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Economists in the world today were contesting globalisation and viewing it as plunder of the third world countries which have been developed in the condition where their productive capacity has become limited for few rich people, said an economist on Tuesday, speakers said during a ...

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  • islamabad -  Pakistan Medical & Dental Council (PMDC) has established an anti-quackery cell to take action against the quacks in all provinces of the country, an official said on Tuesday. Notification in this regard has been issued by the council and cell has been established at PMDC ...

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  • Islamabad-Not everyone is naturally blessed with the talent of converting his passion on canvas with pencil but a young man from Rawalpindi has got the attention of thousands through his skill of portrait sketching. Waqas Ahmed Shaiq is an accountant by profession but he is searching his identity ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Afghanistan Ambassador to Pakistan Dr Omar Zakhilwal said the other day that collaboration between two countries in the sector of health will help in improving the relations of two neighbouring countries. He was speaking at Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences where he met with ...

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  • Islamabad - Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) has refused to drop the recently imposed degree fee to be charged from students of affiliated colleges in the city. Talking to The Nation, Controller Examination QAU, Sardar Babar said that university administration held a meeting with principals of the ...

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  • Islamabad - Aiming to defeat poverty with education, there is a school operating in rural Haripur, owing a promise to provide education to street children living below poverty line for one rupee only. “Education is an ornament in prosperity and refuge in adversity,” Aristotle’s ...

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  • Islamabad - Minister for National Health and Services (NHS), Saira Afzal Tarar on Friday paid a surprise visit to different private hospitals providing healthcare services under Prime Minister National Health Program, (PMNHP), official said. Talking to The Nation official from NHS stated that the ...

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  • Islamabad - Nurses associations in all four government hospitals of the city on Thursday announced to lockdown the services in hospitals owing to non-implementation on their demands of providing service structure facilities. Dozens of male and female nurses including student paramedics’ staff ...

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  • Islamabad - The President of Pakistan, Mamnoon Hussain on Wednesday stressed the need for promoting mutual trust and foiling the infamous elements striving to create misunderstandings between Pakistan and Afghanistan. The president said this in a ceremony organised by Higher Education Commission ...

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  • Islamabad -Despite the Prime Minister’s strict directions to complete education reforms project on emergency basis, upgradation work of 200 educational institutes has not been initiated so far. Talking to The Nation, an official of the Ministry of Capital Administration and Development ...

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  • islamabad - The Senate Standing Committee on the Ministry of National Health Services and Regulations (NHS) has directed the ministry to hold an inquiry into n report issued by an NGO on use of drugs in the federal capital educational institutions. The committee, which met in the chair of NHS ...

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  • islamabad - After confirmation of HIV virus in two siblings, the Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) has decided to launch crackdown on illegal blood transfusion centres in the city. Talking to The Nation, an official on condition of anonymity said that Minister CADD Dr Tariq ...

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  • islamabad - The warning by high-ups to the habitual late-comers to office seems to have fallen on deaf ears as only 80 per cent of the Capital Development Authority’s (CDA) employees come to work on time, suggests the data compiled by the IT Directorate of the Authority. The authorities ...

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  • islamabad - Cancer treatment in Pakistan is extremely expensive. Unavailability of specialized cancer hospitals in most parts of the country makes the situation even more difficult for cancer patients.  Bearing the pressure of such information about you is not any easy task but, Shoaib was not ...

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  • ISLAMABAD -  Incomplete legislation on devolution of higher education has created confusion, as provincial Higher Education Commissions (HECs) challenges mandate of federal HEC while the latter claims its role as constitutional. After the 18th amendment, the higher education has been declared ...

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  • Islamabad - Incomplete legislation on devolution of higher education has created confusion, as provincial Higher Education Commissions (HECs) challenges mandate of federal HEC while the latter claims its role as constitutional. After the 18th amendment, the higher education has been declared the ...

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  • Islamabad - Capital Development Authority (CDA) Hospital has remained unsuccessful to trace the source of contract of HIV virus found positive in two minor siblings suffering from Thalassamia on Thursday. CDA Hospital administration had constituted three members committee comprising Dr Ghazala ...

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  • Islamabad-Government’s policy on the issue of Kashmir is very clear and it should be resolved according to the resolution of United National Security Council (UNSC), said Foreign Office (FO) spokesman Nafees Zakriya on Thursday. He was speaking at the Kashmir conference held by Riphah ...

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  • Islamabad - Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology on Wednesday directed the concerned ministry to submit the original draft of COMSATS University and number of FATA students in the institute. The meeting of standing committee on science and technology was held in the parliament under ...

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  • Islamabad-Federal Education of Directorate (FDE) with collaboration of National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) kicked off a 7-day program to mark ‘Kashmir Solidarity Day’ on Wednesday. The program under the banner of ‘Kashmir Folk Crafts: Engagement with ...

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  • islamabad - Two minor Thalassaemia patients, admitted in Capital Development Hospital (CDA), have been diagnosed with HIV positive virus because of infected blood transfusion, official said Tuesday. Minor patients are also siblings identified as Keral Bhatti (girl) age around 9 years and Nehmia ...

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  • Islamabad - The Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) has moved a summary to the Prime Minister for approval of land acquirement for the construction of cancer hospital in the city. Talking to The Nation, an official informed that the proposal for the construction of cancer hospital was under ...

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  • islamabad - Travelling around the world to get familiar with the culture of different people has remained a century’s old tradition but in the heart of capital city, Baloch culture has made a journey and captured the spotlight. “I faced indefinite problems in brining Baloch folk art ...

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