HSC Annual Examinations 2009 | NED old campus renovation
BIEK annual exams start from 28th
Karachi, April 16: The officials of the Board of Intermediate Education
Karachi (BIEK) contacted the authorities concerned for foolproof arrangements
for the HSC Annual Examinations 2009, stated BIEK Chairman Prof Anwar Ahmed Zai
The HSC Science, Computer Science and Home Economics
Groups' annual examinations will commence from April 28, while the HSC Commerce
Group's annual examinations will start from May 2.
The BIEK officials
contacted the Rangers, police, Home, Education and Information Departments for
foolproof arrangements for these examinations. The Rangers Director General,
Police DIG and CDGK were also approached for the possible imposition of Section
144 within the jurisdiction of the examination centres and the closure of the
nearby photocopy shops.
The Karachi Electric Supply Company (KESC) has
also been requested to avoid load shedding at the examination centres. App
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City, Country: karachi
"to remove all flaws from the model test paper and ensure that admit cards should be delivered to all prospective candidates in time "
City, Country: hydedrabad
"plz tell me B.ED addmition fees?"
City, Country:hydrabad pakistan
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NED completes renovation of old campus
Karachi: NED University of Engineering & Technology has renovated its
old campus according to the specification of the Sindh Department of Culture and
Heritage, and Governor Sindh Dr Ishrat-ul-Ebad will inaugurate the building on
Registrar NED, Engineer Javed Aziz Khan said that his university had taken several pains to restore the building to its past
glory without adding anything that could be an eyesore to the aesthetic taste of
the students, teachers and visitors. "We have used building material that
conformed to the heritage standards and restored the building without
compromising on its actual architecture. We have used cement and lime as it was
used when the building was built," Khan elaborated.
The old campus of
NED houses Architecture and Planning Department, a five-year course that is
highly popular among the students who prefer to study the programme to learn the
finesse of architecture.
Khan refuted the allegations from certain
quarters that the building was not used in a proper manner and said that the
contributions of the NED Architecture and Planning Department are well-known. It
had obtained an important milestone by getting Shikarpur Heritage City declared
as an important site by the World Monument Fund.
He further said that the
department's works in Karachi's urban planning, infrastructure and built
environment are appreciated locally and abroad. It has produced worthwhile
research publications, including the only peer reviewed journal of architecture
in Pakistan. In the domains of heritage, it has been declared the brand office
of UNESCO (University and Heritage Programme). It is also the national
secretariat of the International Council of Monuments and Sites.
Architecture Department has also undertaken many monitoring and instruction
exercises from the standpoint of professional validity and public interest. The
Karachi Elevated Expressway, Lyari Expressway, Karachi Development Plan 2030,
Resettlement Schemes and many other schemes were coordinated by the NED
Department, he concluded. The News
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SU told to remove flaws in model paper
Karachi: Sindh Chief Minister Qaim Ali Shah has taken serious
notice of a news item that appeared in the press regarding the flaws in a model
paper and the non-delivery of admit cards to a few prospective candidates till
A spokesman for the education department said that the authorities
of the University of Sindh (SU) have been advised to remove all flaws from the
model test paper and ensure that admit cards should be delivered to all
prospective candidates in time. He further said that the process of the
recruitment of PST, JST and HST has been started and the contract regarding the
conducting of the entry test of candidates has been awarded to the SU after
completion of all formalities. ppi
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Hike in school fees resented
Hyderabad: The parents of students of a private school have criticised
the school administration for imposing unrealistically high tuition fees, and
appealed to the district administration and the Sindh education ministry to
order an investigation into the school affairs and expulsion of the children of
Arif Chohan, Razzaq Soomro and other members of the
Royal Cambridge Parents Association told a news conference that the school
management was fleecing the parents of students on different pretexts and
regularly increasing tuition fees at will. Dawn
"I am agreed with these parents as my kids are also studying in City School Jinnah Campus and we are facing same problem of fees hike evry year and some times two times in a running year we approached to scool management in this regard but they simply replied that this is policy matter of owners of city schools system. this is my pray that this plundering should be stoped at ones on humanitarian grounds. "
City, Country: Hyderabad Pakistan
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'Libraries to get CCTV systems'
Karachi: The Sindh department of culture and tourism will install
modern security systems and close-circuit television cameras at all of the
province's central libraries and tourist attractions, Sindh Culture and Tourism
Minister Sassui Palejo has announced.
Ms Palejo was speaking while
chairing the final session of a two-day meeting held to review the performance
of the department over the last year. During the meeting, officers in charge of
various sections of the department provided details regarding the performance of
The minister said that in order to avoid the occurrence
of any untoward incidents, citizens would not be allowed to bring weapons into
the department's central libraries, and a system would be put in place in order
to block 'inappropriate' websites on the libraries' computers. She said a
proposal in this regard was under consideration.
Ms Palejo said the
objective of the new policies was to provide a friendly and inviting environment
for visiting poets, writers, teachers, students and journalists.
added that a "modern card system" would also be introduced at the culture
At the meeting, the minister was informed that
the department had organised 72 cultural programmes last year, while 27 had been
organised in the year before that.
Events that were highlighted include
programmes for the anniversary of noted singer Zarina Baluch, an All Pakistan
Sindhi-Urdu Mushaira, exhibitions of pictures in five major cities on the
occasion of former prime minister Benazir Bhutto's death anniversary, the
inaugural All Pakistan Literary Conference and the establishment of the Freedom
Fighters Gallery at the Sindh Museum.
Ms Palejo asserted that the
culture department used to publish three books on noted personalities every
year, and that the present government had published 16 books during its one year
She added that the government had also regularised the
services of 59 ad-hoc employees of her department, and employees whose services
had been terminated would be restored after they pass a qualifying test, as
directed by the court.
She said that research activities at the
department had been expanded and chairs had been established in various
universities in the names of prominent personalities.
She added that
steps had been taken for the welfare of artists, including helping to pay for
medical treatment and provision of stipends. App
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