PU organizes Mehfil-e-Mushaira

PU organizes Mehfil-e-Mushaira     LAHORE: (Wednesday, April 18, 2018): Punjab University Faculty of Oriental Learning in collaboration with Directorate of Students Affairs organized a grand Mehfil-E-Mushaira at Faisal Auditorium here on Wednesday. Renowned poets Dr Khurshid Rizvi, Dean Faculty of Orietnal Learning Prof Dr Muhammad Saleem Mazhar, Principal Orietnal College Prof Dr Muhammad Fakhar-ul-Haq…

PU “visiting” lecturer refrained from teaching on fanning anti-state sentiments after targeting students: spokesman Says Mr Jan was not regular/contract employee, so not fired from the job   LAHORE: (Wednesday, April 18, 2018): The Punjab University spokesman has said that PU’s visiting lecturer Ammar Ali Jan was refrained from teaching as the administration had received…

Makkah hotel hires 41 Saudi women

Courtesy of  Saudi Gazette: MAKKAH — A well-known hotel in Makkah hired 41 Saudi women to work in various departments including reception, bookings, administration and the kitchen, Al-Madina newspaper reported. Abeer Al-Harbi said she worked in food preparation and was happy with the work environment. “My work environment is a very healthy one. I can…

Absence of war does not mean it is peace

Speakers stress peace, harmony and unity Absence of war does not mean it is peace: PU VC LAHORE: (Thursday, March 22, 2018): Renowned academicians, thinkers and security experts have called upon the need to promote peace, harmony and national unity which would eliminate violence and guarantee Pakistan’s progress and integrity. They recommended that teachers and…

PU, Hong Kong varsity sign Mou

Punjab University & Hong Kong University sign Mou LAHORE: (Monday, March 19, 2018): Punjab University and the Education University of Hong Kong have signed a memorandum of understanding to foster friendly cooperation and to promote academic collaboration. In this regard, an MoU signing ceremony was held at VC office here on Monday. PU VC Prof Dr…

PU develops research collaboration with Japan

PU develops research collaboration with Japan: CEMB organizes joint research workshop on “Drought Stresses, Challenges for Agriculture and Mitigation Strategies”. LAHORE: (Sunday, March 18, 2018): Punjab University in collaboration with the RIKEN Centre for Sustainable Resource Science, Japan, organized an international research workshop on “Drought Stresses, Challenges for Agriculture and Mitigation Strategies” in the Centre…

PU launches research project for unpolluted vegetables

PU launches research project for unpolluted vegetables   LAHORE: (Tuesday, March 13, 2018): Punjab University Institute of Agriculture and Research has launched a research project to provide unpolluted, fresh and organic vegetables to citizens. On the directions of PU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zakria Zakar, a piece of 21 Kanal land situated at Mor Bhekewal…

India can’t isolate Pakistan

India can’t isolate Pakistan: Kasuri   LAHORE: (Monday, March 12, 2018): Former foreign minister Khurshid Mehmud Kasuri has said that India cannot isolate Pakistan but Pakistan’s intrinsic situation is isolating it from the comity of nations. We need to strengthen Pakistan intrinsically so that we can counter India logically and rationally. He was addressing the launching…