Rahul Basharat

  • ISLAMABAD-The British era railway station of Hasanabdal has been upgraded and re-constructed after 127 years to facilitate the travelling of Sikh pilgrims visiting their holy worship place – Gurdawara Sri Panja Sahib.Inayatullah, a resident of Hasanabdal, developed an emotional bond with the ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-An official body formed on novel coronavirus (COVID-19) by the Prime Minister (PM) has found irregularities in disbursement of the risk allowance to the doctors and healthcare workers of the federal capital hospital, The Nation learnt on Saturday.Documents said that the risk allowance was ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) main ticketing branch outsourced in Copenhagen, Denmark, is accused of deducting thousands of Danish Krone (local currency- DKs) from overseas Pakistanis residing there, despite the national aircraft carrier had announced ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   The university teachers on Thursday continued their protest against Higher Education Commission’s (HEC) alleged discriminatory policies for the teaching faculty and spent a night outside the regulatory body building. The teachers camped outside HEC ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The Senate body on National Health Services (NHS) on Thursday recommended the government to provide free face masks to public.The meeting of the Senate Standing Committee on NHS was held here under the chairmanship of Senator Sikandar Mandhro. Discussing the rise in Covid-19 cases on ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Dr. Tariq Banuri on Tuesday said cases of academic documents’ attestation have been pending due to the ‘workload.’ He said this while addressing a press conference held here. The chairman HEC said ...

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  • Rawalpindi-A mega private hospital of the city offering dialysis healthcare facility has been alleged by citizens for minting money at the cost of public healthcare, The Nation learnt on Monday.In the heart of the Rawalpindi Cantonment, a shopping mall has been converted into a mega hospital which ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) has set up a Nutrition Advisory Group (NAG) to provide technical support to departments to overcome the challenge of malnutrition.The 18-member NAG will prepare a roadmap and National Action Plan (NAP) on countrywide implementation of nutrition ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-A large gathering of Lady Health Workers (LHWs) in the D-Chowk continued their protest on Friday despite few of them fainting due to hardships of weather and lack of food and shelter.The LHWs protest entered into third day including two nights spent under the open sky, however government ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Dozens of Lady Health Workers (LHWs) spent a night under open sky in cold weather but remained stuck to their demands of providing financial and service structure relief by the government. Hundreds of LHWs from all provinces on Wednesday reached the federal ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Scores of protestors including Lady Health Workers (LHWs), doctors and employees of government departments on Wednesday reached federal capital and demanded financial and service relief from the government.Hundreds of protestors, men women from working class majority working in government ...

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  • Islamabad - The city health authorities on Wednesday sealed two more educational institutions in the city after confirmation of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases taking the toll of the sealed educational institutions so far to 29.The District Health Office (DHO) sealed Islamabad Model College for ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Dozens of Tenure Track System (TTS) university teachers on Monday staged a protest outside Higher Education Commission (HEC) till the sunset for non-implementation on the recommendations of the review committee regarding strengthening the TTS faculty. The university teachers from ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Above 50 staffers including doctors and paramedics of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) have been infected with the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) on Saturday.PIMS Media Coordinator Dr. Waseem Khawaja talking to The Nation said that above 50 staffers have contracted the virus in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The city health authorities on Friday sealed five more educational institutions in the same week after confirmation of around 20 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in different institutions in a single day. The District Health Office (DHO) after confirmation of the COVID-19 cases in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The city health authorities on Friday sealed five more educational institutions in the same week after confirmation of around 20 novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases in different institutions in a single day.The District Health Office (DHO) after confirmation of the COVID-19 cases in ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -   National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee on Federal Education and Professional Training (FE&PT) on Thursday directed the ministry to resolve land issue of Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology ...

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  • ISLAMABAD   - Above 350 posts of different cadres in Higher Education Commission (HEC) are vacant and the commission will abolish below BPS-16 posts, HEC chairman said on Thursday.  Chairman HEC Dr. Tariq Banuri while giving a briefing to the National Assembly (NA) Standing Committee ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The health authorities on Wednesday sealed three more educational institutions in the city after confirmation of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) cases there.The District Health Officer (DHO) Dr. Zaeem Zia informed The Nation that cases have been reported from National University of Modern ...

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  • ISLAMABAD           -   Sindh Health Department has expressed reservation with the Federal Health Ministry over fresh MBBS/BDS admission policy by newly established Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC), The Nation learnt on Tuesday. Sindh ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training (FE&PT) has hung the appointment process on Pakistan Chairs Abroad (PCA) by re-advertising few posts despite finalizing the appointments earlier, The Nation learnt on Monday. There are fourteen PCA ...

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  • ISLAMABAD - The health authorities on Saturday sealed two public sector colleges in the city after confirmation of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in educa­tional institutions. The District Health Officer (DHO) Dr. Zaeem Zia informed The Nation that two colleges in G-6/3 and F-7/4 have been sealed ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-The health authorities on Saturday sealed two public sector colleges in the city after confirmation of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in educational institutions.The District Health Officer (DHO) Dr. Zaeem Zia informed The Nation that two colleges in G-6/3 and F-7/4 have been sealed for ...

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  • Islamabad -: Ministry of Human Rights through an awareness programme is engaging child protection committees of Islamabad to inform communities about the rights of children, and ways in which children can be protected from child abuse through community awareness raising sessions, a statement said ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) on Saturday decided to declare the medical degrees of the graduates enrolled in Kyrgyzstan medical colleges as invalid and imposed restrictions on their medical practice in Pakistan.This was decided in the first council meeting of PMC after its ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -  Pakistan Polio Eradication Programme on Friday said that approximately 39 million children had been vaccinated against poliomyelitis during a nationwide immunization campaign from September 21 to 25. The nationwide campaign was implemented by a workforce of ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) on Friday approved the increase in grants of the doctors serving in the public sector hospitals of the city.The letter issued by the ministry to Accountant General Pakistan said that it directed to convey sanction of the President for ...

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  • ISLAMABAD-National Assembly (NA) body on Federal Education and Professional Training (FE&PT) on Wednesday stressed to formulate a comprehensive policy to prevent drugs use among students in educational institutions.This was recommended in 1st meeting of the sub-committee on FE&PT chaired by ...

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  • ISLAMABAD    -   The government on Tuesday announced re-opening of primary level educational institutions across the country from today in continuity of re-opening of the educational institutions closed due to the Covid-19 situation in the country. This was announced at a press ...

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  • Islamabad    -   Sanitary workers of Metropolitan Corporation Islamabad (MCI) have been provided 750 protective suits, 750 four layer masks, 750 pairs of nitrile surgical gloves and 750 goggles to protect them from COVID-19. Tearfund Pakistan, in collaboration with National Disaster ...

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