Matric supple exam results out
Karachi, Jan 11: The Board of Secondary Education Karachi announced the results of the supplementary examinations of science and general groups on Wednesday.
A total of 21,681 students took the science group exam, of which 52.6 percent managed to pass. However, 1,018 registered candidates remained absent.
In the general group, 4,476 candidates appeared for the exam, of which 66.78 percent managed to pass, while 774 candidates remained absent.
Matric exam form submission date extended
Karachi: The Board of Secondary Education Karachi (BSEK) has extended the last date for the submission of the exam form for Class X from January 15 to January 31.
The decision was taken after All Private Schools Management Association Sindh Chairman Syed Khalid Shah called on the BSEK chairman and requested him to extend the last date due to the extension of winter vacations this year.
16th last date to submit KU convocation forms
Karachi: Candidates at Karachi University who are eligible to attend the convocation this year should submit their registration forms by January 16.
The convocation will be held on January 30. The registration forms are available at the National Bank and the UBL bank counter situated at the Silver Jubilee gate. The fee can be submitted from 10am to 1pm every day at the respective banks. The news
CMC principal resigns
Larkana: Chandka Medical College (CMC) Larkana Principal Prof Dr Sher Muhammed Shaikh has resigned from the post, it emerged here on Monday.
Prof Shaikh, who is also the dean of surgery and allied sciences in the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU), had been made principal after posting of Prof Dr Assadullah Mahar as acting vice chancellor of the SMBBMU on Nov 26, the sources said.
Professor Shaikh confirmed on Monday about submitting his resignation to the acting vice chancellor of the SMBBMU on Jan 4. But it was not accepted yet, he said.
He linked his stepping down to students' unnecessary meddling into the college affairs, issuing threats and passing slanderous remarks against him, the principal said.
Students affiliated with different sister organisations of political parties had developed a habit of forcibly changing the date and venue of professional examinations, he said.
How long he could tolerate such indecent behaviour of students in the absence of any support from the highups, he said.
However, a source said that the SMBBMU and its constituent institution Chandka Medical College were confronting financial crisis and regular salaries for December released in January had been paid from the self-finance funds of the college. Electricity bills of the CMC were also held up by the finance department of SMBBMU Larkana, the sources said. Dawn
Inter-university cricket tournament begins Monday
Karachi: The 4th T20 Inter-University Cricket Tournament would be held from Monday, January 13, to Friday, January 17, 2014. Asghar Ali Shah Stadium has been booked for the event. The inauguration ceremony for the tournament would be held on at 12pm on January 13. The tournament is being organised by Muhammad Ali Jinnah University. An Inter-University Cricket Tournament is going to be held under the supervision of Sports Society of Mohammad Ali Jinnah University in which cricket teams from eight reputed public and private universities would come face to face in knockout series. In the past, whenever cricket tournaments were held among schools, colleges and universities, they provided National Cricket Team to see the upcoming talent who would make name for Pakistan in the world. In the Inter-University Cricket Tournament cricket teams from SZABIST, Iqra University, Aga Khan University, NED University, Hamdard University, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University, PAF-KIET and Benazir Bhutto Shaheed University would participate.†Daily times
Karachi: The University of Karachi is accepting admissions to English, Italian German and French languages certificate courses. Candidates can obtain admission forms from the university's Area Study Centre for Europe between 9am and 4pm, it was announced in a press release issued on Monday. The news