Rahul Basharat

  • TIslamabad   -  The winter season has begun and once again the ‘landa bazaars’ of the capital city, despite of surge in prices of used clothes, has started pulling its customer. These bazaars, in every winter season, provide second-hand wearable items to a large portion of ...

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  • Tislamabad - Ministry of National Health Services Regulation and Coordination (NHSRC) and Indus Health Network (IHN) on Friday hosted the Stakeholder Engagement Conference for National Vision for Surgical Care (NVSC) 2025 for strengthening the surgical system in Pakistan. Additional Secretary NHS ...

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  • TISLAMABAD - Misuse of antibiotics is the most urgent threat to public health as it will lead to illnesses that were once easily treatable with antibiotics, to become untreatable, health experts said on Friday.  National Institute of Health (NIH), Ministry of National Health Services ...

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  • Tislamabad - Federal Minister for National Health Services (NHS) on Thursday said that government is going to revamp the entire health infrastructure of the city with the approximate expenditure of above 12 billion rupees. The minister Aamir Mehmood Kiyani said this in his maiden media talk held ...

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  • Tislamabad - The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) administration on Wednesday imposed a restriction on patients and attendants for bringing mobile phones in hospital departments. Sources said that the administration has prohibited cell phones inside the facility to prevent the reportage ...

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  • TIslamabad-Government hospitals of the federal capital are failing to cope with the huge influx of patients due to a shortage of beds in the healthcare facilities, The Nation learned on Tuesday. The city with above two million residents has only 2000 beds in its public sector hospitals, which are ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The government has decided to prepare and implement a policy of uniform education curriculum in the country which will cover public, private and madrassah education system, education minister said on Monday. Federal minister for education and professional training Shafqat ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-The International Islamic University (IIU) students belonging from far flung areas of the country are facing severe difficulties of accommodation due to shortage of hostels on the campus, Saturday.  The students’ strength of the university is increasing every year; however the ...

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  • TIslamabad-Two public sector universities of the city are still working without permanent heads, despite the appointments made by the government nearly two weeks before, The Nation learned on Friday.  The newly appointed Vice Chancellors of Quaid-e-Azam University and Allama Iqbal Open ...

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  • TIslamabad - The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) claimed on Thursday that the pharmaceutical exports of the country have increased to 230million dollars because of the facilities provided to the industry. The statement issued by Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan said that in last ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has decided to review the two parallel faculty service structures in the universities to find a solution for adopting a uniform system in the institutions, The Nation learned on Wednesday. Currently, two kinds of faculty service ...

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  • T Islamabad-The Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences (PIMS) harassment committee has found its nursing college instructor guilty of ‘blackmailing and threatening’ female students, The Nation learned on Monday. Sources informed The Nation that the inquiry committee report given to ...

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  • TISLAMABAD-Non-appointment of the permanent head of Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA) has irked parents as they fear the private schools will likely increase their fee in the absence of the regulatory body head, The Nation learned on Saturday.  Parents of the ...

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  • Tislamabad - The federal capital hospitals remained on high alert to meet any medical emergency after the Threek-e-Labaik Ya Rasool Allah (TLYR) announced a wheel jammed strike on Friday.  The Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) had issued an official order to all federal capital hospitals ...

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  • TIslamabad - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is facing a strange administrative crisis where it’s former Executive Director (ED), who resigned from the post, has refused to relinquish the charge and resumed his office in the absence of the chairman, The Nation learned on Tuesday. Sources ...

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  • TIslamabad-The federal hospitals received a large number of dengue patients during the month of October while the city administration is still struggling to eliminate the virus completely from rural and urban areas, The Nation learned on Monday. Officials said that Pakistan Institute of Medical ...

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  • TIslamabad-A group of Islami Jamiat-e-Talaba (IJT) students at International Islamic University (IIU) violently beat a waiter at mess for serving food late, while pressurizing the administration to shelve the inquiry against involved students, The Nation learned on Saturday. Sources informed The ...

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  • Tislamabad - Federal Ministry of Education on Friday appointed the heads of three public sector universities of the city with the final approval of the president. However, the academic circles expressed their concerns on the selection of new heads as they observed ‘no change’ in the ...

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  • TIslamabad   -  Six senior faculty members of International Islamic University (IIU), in a demonstration of academic misconduct, showed fake publications in their career and received perks and privileges against their designations for years, The Nation learned on Thursday. The ...

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  • T Islamabad-The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has decided to repatriate the official of Quality Assurance (QA) to the Arid Agriculture University (AAU), who allegedly had proposed to halt around 80 percent programs of the university, The Nation learned on Wednesday. Prof. Dr. Riaz Ahmed was ...

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  • TIslamabad-The Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University (SZABMU) is deprived of a permanent Vice Chancellor (VC) for the last nine months, while the government has still not notified a search committee for the selection of VC, The Nation learned on Tuesday. SZABMU is the only public sector ...

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  • TIslamabad - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has accepted the resignation of Executive Director (ED) Dr. Arshad Ali but initiated another debate after giving the interim charge to its CPEC consultant Lieutenant General (retd) Muhammad Asghar, The Nation learned on Monday. In a media briefing ...

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  • TIslamabad  -  The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has apparently put the high profile cases of plagiarism on the backburner and shifted its focus on reviewing the policy formulated, The Nation learned on Saturday. The HEC is holding its 33rd meeting of commission after a lapse of 32 ...

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  • TIslamabad - The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has apparently put the high profile cases of plagiarism on the backburner and shifted its focus on reviewing the policy formulated, The Nation learned on Saturday. The HEC is holding its 33rd meeting of commission after a lapse of 32 months, and has ...

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  • TIslamabad -  The Higher Education Commission has decided to revise its administrative, financial and quality policies to strengthen the higher education sector in country, the chairman said on Saturday.  The HEC chairman Prof. Dr. Tariq Banuri said this in a media briefing held here. The ...

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  • TIslamabad - The degree colleges of the city are facing severe shortage of teaching staff, while the Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) itself is functioning without a permanent head, The Nation learned on Friday. The list of graduate and post graduate institutes suffering from dearth of staff ...

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  • TIslamabad - The ministry of federal education failed in maintaining balance and discouraging nepotism while short listing nine names for three public sector universities of the city, The Nation learned on Thursday. The University of Quaid-i-Azam (QAU), Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) and ...

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  • TIslamabad -  The International Islamic University (IIU) charged a fee of around 32million rupees from the first batch of students in Civil Engineering department, but failed to get their degrees recognised from Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) in four years, informed official sources on ...

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  • Tislamabad - The ministry of federal education has made the Quaid-e-Azam University (QAU) a headless institute as it has failed in giving charge to any senior official after the retirement of previous Vice Chancellor (VC), Tuesday. Prof. Dr. Javed Ashraf retired from his position October 12, last ...

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  • TIslamabad/Rawalpindi  -  A female student of Nursing College of Pakistan Institute of Medical Sciences lodged harassment complaint against her teacher, however; the administration instead of addressing the grievance of the victim student is allegedly pressurising her to back-off from the ...

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