FJWU Women's Week | PU VC praises Dr Mughees
Students exhibit talent at FJWU Women's Week
Rawalpindi, April 04: Competitions in various
categories of extracurricular activities were organised on Friday on the
premises of Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU) in connection with second day
of the FJWU Women Week.
A bilingual contest kicked off proceedings of the
day. The topics for English declamation were: "Real Education Teaches Values not
Facts" (serious) and "I Want a Piece of Peace" (Humorous), while serious and
humorous topics for Urdu declamation contest were: "Aao Kay Kuch Khawab Bunain
Kal Kay Wastay" and "Muhabbat Aman Hay Aur Ish Ka Hay Pagham"
Declamation: The students from 14 educational institutions
participated in the bilingual declamation contest. They exhibited great zeal and
fervour in presenting their arguments.
The atmosphere was charged with
high spirits and excitement as the participants tried to win the audience's
favour with their forceful speeches.
In English declamation contest, Hina
Nasim of Punjab University (PU) and Shahbaz Israr Khan of Gomal University
secured first and second positions respectively. Hadia Rehman of the FJWU
withdrew in favour of Mirza Fahad Qadir of Arid Agriculture University
Rawalpindi for third position.
In Urdu declamation contest, Nabeel Hashmi
of Bahria University, Wasim Khan of Gomal University and Osama Hassan of
University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences, Lahore, bagged first, second and
third positions respectively.
Drama: The students of six universities
from all over Pakistan participated in this event. The skits were based on
central theme of Women Week "Knowledge, Peace and Our World".
photography: The participants presented picturesque paintings in the painting
competition. The relentless hard work put in by the participants was evident by
a variety of paintings.
Usman Jamshed of the PU, Sundas Riaz of
University of Gujarat, Sumera Rehman of Government College University,
Faisalabad, and Ali Bashir and Madeeha Arooj of University of Azad Jammu and
Kashmir (AJK) secured first, second and third prize respectively.
photography competition, Usman Jamshaid of the PU, Faisal Irshad of Islamic
University of Bahawalpur (IUB) and Ashir Noor of Iqra University, Islamabad,
were declared top three position holders.
Flower arrangement: Both male
and female students from different universities exhibited their talents in this
The event was divided into two categories: dry flower
arrangement and fresh flower arrangement.
First position went to Kiran
Nisar of University of AJK. Shahnaz Maqbool from Federal Urdu University of
Arts, Science and Technology and Ifra Najeeb of the IUB bagged second and third
In the fresh flowers' arrangement competition,
Zara Tanveer of the PU, Anam Iqbal of the University of AJK and Shaline Komal of
Arid Agriculture University Rawalpindi succeeded in securing first, second and
third position respectively. Daily Times
"Fatima Jinnah Women University has recently joined the Tallories Network which advocates in strengthening the civic roles and social responsibilities of higher education institutions. The network provides unique opportunities to the universities around the world in strengthening and expanding their contributions, for social advancement and the wellbeing of their communities. Its membership includes an international group of committed university leaders from 37 countries. "
City, Country: rawalpindi
Post your comments
PU VC praises services of Dr Mughees
Lahore: Dr Mughees uddin Sheikh has played vital role in the transformation
of Department of Mass Communication into a unique Institute of Communication
Studies which is considered the best in South Asia. He not only worked
ceaselessly to develop the institute academically but also did wonders for its
physical expansion and status uplift at national and international level. These
views were expressed by the Vice Chancellor, University of the Punjab, Prof Dr
Mujahid Kamran in his presidential address in a function held in the honor of
outgoing Director of the Institute Prof Dr Mughees uddin Sheikh, the other day.
He appreciated Dr Mughees's strong passion, devotion and commitment in
streamlining ICS with international institutes of media studies through his
sharp vision and God gifted capabilities. He also recognised his interactive
contribution with his foreign counterparts to bring ICS at per with the
institutes of advanced countries.
He also applauded the countless awards and
prizes achieved by the ICS students in a very short span of time in various
disciplines under the leadership of Dr Mughees.
Prior to him Dr Ahsan Akhtar
Naz, the incumbent Director of the institute Dr Mughees had made the
infrastructure and academic uplift best and started many diploma courses and
different programmes besides, short courses of French, German, Arabic, Persian,
Hindi, Pushto and Balochi languages to promote inter-communal and
inter-provincial understanding and harmony.
Dr Mughees on this occasion said
that he had taken each and every measure in the best interest of the university
and he had handed over ICS in much better position than what he got from his
predecessors. He claimed that he spent all his energy in uplifting the
institution taking it as a sacred responsibility. He assured Dr Naz that he
would patronize ICS in this capacity of Dean, Faculty of Behavioral & Social
Sciences and would work as the custodian of the institute.
columnist Irshad Haqqani, Mujib-ur-Rehman Shami, Sajjad Mir, Sohail Warriach,
Taufeeq Butt, Allama Ch Asghar Ali Kausar Warriach, Syed Noor, Zia-ur-Rehman
Amjad, Syed Irshad Ahmed Arif, Amjad Islam Amjad, Prof Dr Muhammad Ehsan Malik
and Prof Dr Muhammad Arif Butt, former vice chancellor and Taseer Mustafa also
spoke on the occasion.
A large number of prominent old students and media
men attended the function. The Nation
Punjab University results
Lahore: The Punjab University Examination Department has declared the results of MA Sociology
(Regular Programme), Semester System, Session 2006-2008, MA Sociology (Replica
Programme), Semester System, Session 2006-2008, MA Music (Semester System),
Session 2006-2008 and LLM (Final), Annual Exam 2007. Detailed results are
available onPU website www.pu.edu.pk.
Lahore: The University of Health Sciences (UHS) has announced the result of final professional BDS
supplementary examination held in February this year. A total of 116 candidates
appeared in the exam out of whom 84 passed. The pass percentage is 72.41. As
many as 31 candidates could not get through the exam while roll number of only
one candidate was put on R.L list.
Inter-university challenge concludes
Islamabad: The concluding ceremony of 'Twin Cities Inter-University Challenge' was held here on Friday, says a
press release. The event, organised by the Institute of Space Technology (IST),
Islamabad, was well attended by students and faculty members of different
universities. The event spawned over a fascinating crust of many creative and
artistic events, including bilingual declamation contest, 'mushaira,' bilingual
story and essay writing competitions, arts competition, photography, singing,
drama and video shoot competitions. Agha Nasir was the chief guest at the prize
distribution ceremony. Speaking on the occasion, he lauded the participation of
students in the event and distributed prizes among outstanding students. The News
Post your comments
UoP admin agree to allow peaceful demos
Peshawar: Administration of University of Peshawar and the
students leaders of Mutahida Talbah Mahaz and Pukhtoon Students Federation
unanimously on Friday agreed to create peaceful atmosphere at the university
campus. Dr Bashir, provost University of Peshawar negotiated with the students'
leaders in reference to their demands regarding hostels and both the parties
agreed that no outsiders would be allowed to stay within the premises of hostels
to avoid disturbing the peaceful environment of the campus. The administration
also agreed that the evening students who borrowed their cards from their
morning shift friends would be given the opportunity to issue that hostel card
in his or her name and reside as a border student. All those evening shift
students who are left from hostel facility would be allowed to stay with their
friends by simply writing an application to the provost and have the consent of
the occupants of those rooms.
The provost Dr Bashir also accept the demand of
the student's leaders representing MTM and PSF and assured that withdrawal of
police from the hostels would be done phase wise as per administration decision
and when the unrest is over. He also assured that any peaceful procession or
March would not be interfered as long as it remains peaceful. He, however, asked
the parents and guardians of the students to contact the administration for
student's demands to keep the peaceful atmosphere intact as some people with
nefarious designs were trying to exploit the situation. F.P.Report
Graduation ceremony of Logistics Officers Course held
Kohat: The Graduation Ceremony of Logistics Officers' Basic Course No
0811 was held at School of Logistics, PAF Base, Kohat on Friday. Air Marshal
Muhammad Yousaf, Deputy Chief of the Air Staff (Support), Pakistan Air Force
was the Chief Guest at the occasion.
While addressing the graduating cadets the Chief Guest said, "I advise you to
persevere in your endeavors to channel your energies of head and hot to improve
your efficiency and skills. This will prepare you to make significant
contribution towards operational preparedness of Pakistan Air Force.
demands nothing less than professional excellence and eminence from each one of
you. The tremendous pace of development in military technology makes it
obligatory for you to excel in your profession."
arrival at the Base, he was received by Air Vice Marshal Sohail Gul Khan, Air
Officer Commanding, Northern Air Command, Pakistan Air Force and Air Commodore
Zia-ul-Haque Shamsi, Base Commander PAF Base, Kohat. App
Post your comments