Rawalpindi Board stopped working
Students in trouble as RBISE officials 'stop' working
Rawalpindi, Jan 13: Students are facing problems because officials of the Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate
and Secondary Education (RBISE) have stopped working because they don't have a
place to sit and work, as protesters had burnt their office.
the RBISE said that students and their parents keep on visiting the
board office to get resolved their issues but the board officials are using
delaying tactics. They said that many officials go to their homes after marking
their attendance and they are following this routine after the chairman's office
was burnt during a protest. Sources said that the owner of the building has also
given notice to the board to renovate the building as soon as possible and the
RBISE has written to the building department for survey and start renovation.
Students said that they are visiting the board
office daily but no one is ready to work and many simply say that till the
renovation of office they couldn't start working. They said concerned
authorities should take action against such officials who are creating problems
for students and not attending the office regularly.
When contacted RBISE spokesman Arsalaan Cheema, he said that the board has asked the
building department to complete survey and start renovation work as soon as
Talking about the routine work, he said that all board
officials are working properly and performing their duties. He said they have
shifted some officials to the inter-branch building so that they could continue
working. The news
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NUML holds entry tests for spring semester
Islamabad: Entry tests of the National University of Modern Languages (NUML) for the spring semester, session 2012,
were held on Thursday.
The entry tests were held for admission to
different programmes upto Masters level. Interviews of the successful candidates
will be held as per the schedule announced by the university. The tests were
also held at seven regional campuses of the university. The spring semester will
commence from February 6, 2012. Daily times
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FU announces First Professional MBBS result
Islamabad: The Foundation University (FU) has announced the result of First Professional MBBS Part-II
Annual Examination 2011. Out of 93 candidates, 79 were declared successful with
a pass percentage of 84.95%.
Faria Khan (Roll Number 3288 Registration
Number 4465/FUI/MBBS-2010) of the Foundation University Medical College secured
first position in the examination by securing 396 out of 500 marks.
roll numbers of other successful candidates are:
3236, 3237, 3238, 3239,
3240, 3242, 3243, 3245, 3246, 3247, 3248, 3250, 3251, 3255, 3257, 3258, 3260,
3261, 3262, 3263, 3265, 3266, 3267, 3268, 3269, 3270, 3272, 3273, 3274, 3275,
3276, 3277, 3279, 3280, 3281, 3282, 3283, 3284, 3285, 3286, 3287, 3288, 3289,
3290, 3291, 3292, 3293, 3294, 3295, 3296, 3297, 3298, 3299, 3300, 3301, 3302,
3303, 3304, 3305, 3306, 3307, 3308, 3309, 3310, 3311, 3312, 3314, 3315, 3316,
3317, 3318, 3319, 3320, 3321, 3322, 3323, 3324, 3325, 3326
has directed the unsuccessful candidates to submit their admission forms within
15 days from the date of announcement of the result. The result may also be seen
on university website: www.fui.edu.pk
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Chinese troupe performs at Bahria University
Islamabad: Sino-Pak friendship is deeper than the sea and higher than the mountains. To further
cement Pakistan-China diplomatic relations, the Pakistan Navy in collaboration
with the Chinese Embassy organised a traditional Chinese Art and Cultural Show
at the Bahria University auditorium here on Wednesday evening. The show was
conducted by Chinese Acrobatic Cultural Troupe from Guangdong
Chief of Staff Vice Admiral Tayyab Ali Dogar was the chief
guest on the occasion. Senior Colonel Zhang Jingen from the Embassy of People's
Republic of China was also present on the occasion. The chief of staff and the
Chinese representative hailed the longstanding friendship between Pakistan and
China. Families of armed forces personnel were invited to witness the
The programme started with performances of girls displaying
acrobatic skills with balancing techniques. Another stunning performance was
highly appreciated by the audience that required precision and technique to
execute with utmost skills. The performer balanced a ceramic pot on his head
with such a precision that the backbenchers among the audience could not miss
any single moment of the act. The artiste swung the ceramic pot on his hands and
then landed the pot diagonally on his head.
A female singer sang Hadeeqa
Kiyani's much acclaimed song 'Bohe Barian' that stunned the audience. She sang
another catchy English number 'Who's There' in which she displayed her dancing
The magicians grabbed the attention by casting the spell of
optical illusions one after another on the audience. Showing tricks with the
help of cards, sticks, handkerchiefs, hats, newspapers and empty envelopes the
magician entertained the families for quite some time. Children keenly watched
the magic show.
Last but not the least, 'Golden Meditation' was presented
in which girls juggled golden balls on their hand and feet while sitting and
standing upside down with such finesse that the audience were truly spellbound.
The ceremony was attended by a large number of armed forces personnel,
guests from the Embassy of People's Republic of China and media personnel and
enjoyed the dazzling traditional performance presented by one of the Chinese
renowned cultural troupes, which enthralled the audience. In the end, the chief
guest presented souvenirs to the Chinese troupe.
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Islamabad: Roots School System, DHA-I Campus, Islamabad, continued with its ongoing celebrations
of girl empowerment by 'Liberating the Girl Child Foundation known as LGCF.
These ongoing activities were arranged by LGCF and Interact Club of
Roots School System, DHA-I Campus, Islamabad, under the leadership of Neha
Omair, president of LGCF. The mission of LGCF is to give every child the best
start in life and to open the doors of literacy to every girl child in
The programme held was a complete celebration of girl
empowerment through education and learning. It highlighted issues faced by girls
of the rural areas of Pakistan in order to get primary education. The students
presented a play and transported the audience into the rural areas of Pakistan.
The hall was decorated with posters made by the students of RSS as part of the
ongoing poster competition. Other ongoing activities included inspirational
speeches, music, fun filled activities like baking, photography, sketch making
and other learning activities.
There was also a dance performance by
Dance4life based on the theme 'Girl Empowerment'. The Dance4life team used dance
and music to inspire, educate and mobilize the young students to take action and
make a positive change in the world. At the end, there was a fashion show themed
'Women of Inspiration' in which all the girls had to dress up like their mentors
and walk the ramp. Executive Director of Roots School System, Khadija Mushtaq,
applauded the marvellous efforts of all the students and encouraged them to
actively participate in such noble causes.
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