The Punjab government has decided to establish a medical college in Dera Ghazi Khan with an estimated cost of Rs 72.579 million, official sources said on Thursday. They said the Ghazi Khan Medical College would be established to facilitate students in the southern part of the province.
* CM says fund will provide financial assistance to deserving students * Fund to provide finances for accommodationChief Minister Shahbaz Sharif gave formal approval for the launch of the Punjab Education Talent Fellowship Fund, with seed money of Rs 2 billion on Thursday.
The British government on Thursday announced the extension of the Points Based System for United Kingdom visas to include business visitors, the British High Commission said in a statement. “Under new rules, those wishing to come to the UK on business for up to six months must apply for a […]
LONDON: A rash appearing on people’s ears or cheeks caused by too much mobile phone use has baffled doctors, the British Association of Dermatologists (BAD) said on Thursday. The group said rash, known as ‘mobile phone dermatitis’, affects people who develop an allergic reaction to the nickel surface on mobile […]
JAKARTA: Painful reforms launched amid the maelstrom of the 1997-1998 Asian economic downturn have put the region in good shape to weather the much deeper crisis now gripping global markets, economists said.
Huawei has signed an MoU with Comsats Institute of Information Technology for setting up the second joint IT centre in 2008.” Ms Yafang Sun, Chairwoman of Huawei Technologies Co, Ltd told President Asif Ali Zardari in China State Guesthouse, in Beijing.
KARACHI: Rupee extended its losses in the interbank market as well as open currency market on Thursday. The US dollar rose by 100 paisas in the interbank market to close at Rs 82, said a bank treasurer. The greenback was trading near Rs 87 in the open market, said a […]
MANILA: Former Pakistani Prime Minister, Shaukat Aziz accused the International Monetary Fund Thursday of failing to show leadership during what he described as a ‘historic’ global financial crisis. As world leaders met to shore up distressed financial institutions, Aziz charged “this global institution which is supposed to look at everything […]