Rahul Basharat

  • TIslamabad-The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) administration has renovated the hospital externally but the hospital is still short of ventilators and functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) for the patients, The Nation learned on Monday. Sources informed The Nation that ...

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  • Tislamabad - The Arid Agriculture University (AAU) had been running nearly 80percent of its research programs without maintaining the student-teacher ratio and in violation of Higher Education Commission (HEC) criteria, The Nation learned on Friday. The HEC Quality Assurance Agency (QAA) ...

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  • TISLAMABAD   -  The federal government has decided to convert a dozen official and heritage buildings, including PM House and governor houses into universities, museums and five-star hotels. “Prime Minister Imran Khan has given his go-ahead signal to convert all the historical, ...

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  • TIslamabad - The federal ministry for education on Thursday announced a 24 member National Task Force (NTF) to work for the preparation and implementation of similar syllabus across the country including Madaris, Thursday. The task force will work to design a similar syllabus for the students ...

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  • Tislamabad - Federal Ministry for Education, after a gap of five years, has finally appointed ten members of the Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) top decision making body, adding three officials who were included in the selection committee of the sitting chairman HEC, ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has conditioned the withdrawing of its attestation from the degree of International Islamic University (IIU) president’s son, ‘if’ the institution itself cancels the said certificate, The Nation learned on Monday. The IIU president ...

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  • TIslamabad-National Institute of Rehabilitation Medicine (NIRM) is still waiting to acquire the plot it purchased from Capital Development Authority (CDA) to extend the medical facility for the patients, The Nation learned on Friday. NIRM is the only public sector rehabilitation center of the city ...

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  • TIslamabad  - The Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Vice Chancellor (VC) team has shown no-confidence on the bipartite committee head, urging the federal ministry to replace him because of his ‘biasness’ during the inquiry proceedings, The Nation learned on Thursday. Sources informed ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Working Group on Higher Education Reforms has demanded an end to ad-hocism in the universities and urged the government to immediately appoint the Vice Chancellors (VC) in the federal capital universities. The working group comprising of senior academicians, higher education experts ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) administration on Tuesday removed four officials from their positions found involved in the alleged financial embezzlement in installation of shredding unit project at hospital, The Nation learned. The previous government in 2016 had ...

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  • TIslamabad - In a shocking revelation, the senate body was told on Monday that Federal General Hospital (FGH) in emergency was conducting seven surgeries a day with only one anaesthetist, The Nation learned.  The meeting of the senate standing committee on Capital Administration and Development ...

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  • TIslamabad - The tug of war for the post of Director General (DG) Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) is likely to begin again after the acting head of the department has been ordered to repatriate to his home department, said an official on Saturday. According to the update on website of Auditor ...

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  • TIslamabad - The appointment process of new heads of four public sector universities of the city is hanging in balance, because the ‘search committee’ has still not finalised the selection process, The Nation learned on Thursday. Three top officials from leading institutions are retiring ...

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  • TIslamabad - The press freedom in the country has been curbed through a ‘creeping coup’ in the last few years and in the absence of freedom of expression, democracy will become an empty shell, speakers said on Wednesday. The Human Rights Commission of Pakistan (HRCP) launched its fact ...

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  • Tislamabad - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) commission under its new command has not seen any internal change as administrative affairs are still being run on ad hoc basis, while more than one dozen senior management posts remain vacant, The Nation learned on Tuesday. The HEC marks ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) Academic Staff Association (ASA) said on Monday that the Terms of Reference (TORs) of the bipartite committee to end the unrest between university’s faculty and Vice Chancellor (VC) have been violated, informed official sources. The ASA ...

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  • TIslamabad-Over twenty attached departments and functions of Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) dealing with health and education in the city have been transferred to the federal ministries of education and health after abolition of the earlier division, said an official on ...

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  • TIslamabad-The shortage of government hospitals in the federal capital has severely increased the load of patients in the emergency departments of two major hospitals, where more than 6000 patients were received during the three Eid holidays.  The doctors informed The Nation that Pakistan ...

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  • Tislamabad - Federal Minister for National Health Services (NHS) Amir Kiyani said that federal government following the health model of Khyber Pakthunkhwa (KPK) will issue health cards to the public to reduce the burden on government hospitals.  The minister said this during his visit to ...

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  • TIslamabad-Girls outshone boys in the Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) Higher Secondary School Certificate part two (HSSC-II) examinations by securing top positions in four academic groups.  A private candidate Sanniya Iman stood first in the humanities group, while ...

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  • Tislamabad - The sacrificial cattle market established in Sector I-12 could brought no relief to the citizens and animal traders like previous year, as both are complaining of higher prices and non-availability of facilities at the venue, The Nation learned on Saturday. The market established ...

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  • Tislamabad - The powerful tobacco industry has used an ‘invisible wand’ and has started clipping the wings of Pakistan Tobacco Control Cell (PTCC) established in the ministry of National Health Services (NHS), working to discourage the tobacco consumption in the country, The Nation ...

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  • Tislamabad - The private schools are pressurising the students and parents for submission of summer vacation fee ‘immediately’ in order to retain the enrolment of students in institutions, parents told The Nation on Wednesday.  The academic session after the summer vacation for ...

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  • TIslamabad - Former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar was finally discharged from Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) and shifted back to Adiala jail after being admitted in the hospital for four days, said officials. Capt (retd) Muhammad ...

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  • TIslamabad -   On the 71st independence day of the country, the Christian community residing in the federal city still struggles for its political rights, but is enthusiastic to celebrate the day, standing with the majority. Shezan Daniel was elected as councillor on minority seat on the ...

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  • TIslamabad   -  The special security measures at cardiac center of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar have increased the difficulties of common patients seeking cardiac ...

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  • Tislamabad - The special security measures at cardiac center of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) for former Prime Minister (PM) Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar have increased the difficulties of common patients seeking cardiac healthcare. The Islamabad ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar was diagnosed with high level of body fats in his medical reports after he was shifted to Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) in emergency, Friday. The medical board constituted ...

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  • TIslamabad - Former prime minister Nawaz Sharif's son-in-law Capt (retd) Muhammad Safdar was shifted to the Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) on Thursday after he suffered a post-surgical complication induced by serious gastrointestinal infection due to the intake of jail food, The ...

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  • Tislamabad - The Senate body on Federal Education directed the National University of Modern Languages (NUML) administration to take measures for issuance of a PhD degree to one of its scholar within 15 days which has been withheld for the last eight years, Thursday. The senate standing ...

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