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Heavy snowfall causes roadblocks, scarcity of food and gas in Quetta

Heavy snowfall causes roadblocks, scarcity of food and gas in Quetta

Provincial authorities issued travel warning for Karachi-Quetta Highway, Sibbi, Ziarat and Chaman linking roads. The Provincial capital of Pakistan’s south-western province Baluchistan is under heavy snow fall from last two days. The current snowfall has broken the record of last 12 years. Two inches of snowfall were recorded in Ziarat, seven inches of snow Kalat, while Zhob received heavy snowfall ... Read More »

HEC countrywide crackdown against illegal educational institutes

HEC announced indigenous PhD scholarships for year 2016-17

Lahore lead university, Superior University and University of South Asia are among the updated ban university list by HEC. ISLAMABAD – Higher Education Commission (HEC) has declared 100 universities, colleges and institutions as illegal on its list on the website. At least 79 private universities in Punjab were found ghost with no existence on the provided addresses whereas inquiry committees have ... Read More »

UNIDO helps Pakistan prioritize renewable energy interventions

UNIDO helps Pakistan prioritize renewable energy interventions

UNIDO has identified priority renewable energy and energy efficiency interventions for 5 priority industries sectors in Pakistan. United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) has presented priority renewable energy and energy efficiency interventions for 5 priority industries sectors in Pakistan within the framework of the UNIDO/GEF project entitled “Sustainable Energy Initiative for Industries”. The five major industrial sectors identified in the Report are: ... Read More »

Pakistan Navy Engineering College holds 28th convocation

Pakistan Navy Engineering College holds 28th convocation

Around 360 graduates were awarded degrees at the 28th convocation of Pakistan Navy Engineering College Pakistan Navy Engineering College held its 28th convocation, presenting 361 students with their degrees while handing medals to 39 of the most outstanding students. Mr. Rana Tanveer Hussain, Minister for Science and Technology was the Chief Guest at the 28th Convocation held at Bahria Auditorium. ccasion. ... Read More »

Five UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombing

Five UAE officials among 56 killed in Afghanistan bombing

Deputy Governor Abdul Ali Shamsi and Yama Quraishi, an Afghan diplomat to the USA also reported died in bomb blast. KABUL (Afghanistan): Five UAE diplomats and 56 others were killed in a bombing in Kandahar, southern Afghanistan, United Arab Emirates official authorities confirmed. While the UAE’s ambassador to Afghanistan escaped the attack with injuries. Early this morning, Kandahar was shocked with ... Read More »

Pakistan successfully test-fires first cruise missile from submarine

Pakistan launches its first submarine-based nuclear cruise missile

Pakistan attains ‘second strike capability’ with test-fire of submarine-launched cruise missile Pakistan has successfully test-fired its first ever nuclear-capable submarine-launched cruise missile Babur-III, Director General Inter-Services Public Relations (ISPR) Maj Gen Asif Ghafoor said. The nuclear-capable Babur-3 missile, which has a range of 450km, from an undisclosed location in the Indian Ocean. “Pakistan conducted its first successful test fire of Submarine ... Read More »

iFlix now available in Pakistan for Rs. 300 per month

PTCL partner with Iflix to offer video-on-demand service

Subscribers can share their subscription to the friend who could stream same content simultaneously. iFlix, Malaysian video-on-demand platform, has now been launched in Pakistan. iFlix subscribers can watch popular TV shows, movies and exclusive content on five different devices at any time or place. This video subscription platform, founded in 2014, is commonly known as the ‘Netflix of South East ... Read More »

Raheel Sharif appointed chief of Islamic Military Alliance

Chief of Army Staff (COAS) General Raheel Sharif

Raheel Sharif appointed as the head of Saudi-led 39-nation Islamic military coalition Pakistan’s former army chief General (retd) Raheel Sharif has been appointed the chief of 39-nation Islamic military coalition formed to combat terrorism, Defence Minister Khawaja Muhammad Asif confirmed on Friday. The headquarters of the new Saudi-led coalition would be based in Riyadh. Minister Asif said that both the government ... Read More »

7 students killed and 5 injured in Train-Rickshaw collision in Lodhran

Train Rickshaw collision results 7 student die and 5 injured in lodhran

Train crashed two rickshaws carrying schoolchildren while crossing un-gated railway track. A train heading to Karachi from Lahore struck two motorbike rickshaws carrying schoolchildren while crossing open gate railway track near Jalal-Pur crossing, according to early information reported by District Lodhran police officer Javid Ahmed. The Train-Rickshaw collision killed seven students and a rickshaw driver while five other children and ... Read More »

HEC announced indigenous PhD scholarships for year 2016-17

HEC announced indigenous PhD scholarships for year 2016-17

HEC released Rs. 300 million in annual budget for new schemes and scholarships, total 1000 Scholarships will be offered to Pakistan and AJK nationals. According to the departmental details, Higher Education Commission Pakistan has offered 1000 free scholarships under PhD indigenous fellowship program across the country willing students. The HEC scholarship will be based on indigenous and merit based. According ... Read More »

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