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  • Emerson College beat Bahauddin Zakariya University

    MULTAN: Government Emerson College beat Bahauddin Zakariya University of Multan in a nail-biting contest that saw both teams competing fiercely, displaying lot of passion to win a chance to represent their city in the next stage of Red Bull Campus Cricket...

    The toss was won by Government Emerson College who decided to bat first and managed a total of 152 in the allotted 20 overs...

  • Court orders freezing salaries of Islamia College University VC, registrar

    PESHAWAR: A Peshawar High Court bench on Tuesday ordered freezing salaries of Islamia College University vice-chancellor, its registrar and a teacher Dr Enayat Ali Shah for not filing comments in a writ petition seeking to declare as illegal the appointment of the said teacher as professor as well as dean department of physical and numerical sciences by the university administration...

    The bench directed the said three respondents to...

  • University of Central Punjab, Jinnah College in Campus Cricket final

    KARACHI: Defending champions University of Central Punjab produced a power-packed performance in the semifinal to send University of Peshawar packing from the Red Bull Campus Cricket 2017 while Jinnah Degree College from Karachi recorded a resounding victory over Emerson College in the tournament’s second semi-final to set up a grand final, to be played at the DHA Sports Club (Moin Khan Academy) on Saturday...

    Batting first, the...

  • Government College University VC in Lahore orders probe into sexual harassment case

    LAHORE: Following a sexual harassment complaint made on behalf of a student against a teacher of Physics Department of the Government College University, Lahore, the vice chancellor ordered an inquiry into the matter on Sunday...

    Meanwhile, the vice chancellor Prof Zaidi also received complaints about a faculty member of the university making inappropriate calls and messages to a female student and ordered an inquiry into the...

  • PHC stays new construction in Islamia College University

    PESHAWAR: The Peshawar High Court on Wednesday issued a stay order suspending the ongoing construction in Peshawar’s historical Islamia College University and directed the provincial chief secretary to visit the campus to ascertain whether that work is affecting the building’s heritage significance...

    A day ago, the bench while hearing a petition filed by Kafeel Ahmad against the demolition of the official residence of the principal...

  • Islamia College University pro-VC being sent on forced leave

    PESHAWAR: The higher education department has formally requested the provincial governor to send the pro-vice chancellor of the Islamia College University on forced leave for three months over irregularities in the financial and administrative matters of the historical seat of learning...

    Under the KP Universities Act, 2012, the chancellor can sent the vice-chancellor of a public sector university on forced leave for a period of...

  • Threats to Peshawar university triggers high alert

    PESHAWAR: The police department has cancelled leaves of its staffers deputed at the Peshawar university campus and asked them to remain on duty in view of security threats to the campus, sources say...

    Over 300 policemen deployed at the campus – which houses the University of Peshawar, University of Engineering and Technology, Agriculture University and Islamia College University – have been asked to ensure presence on duty...

  • Peshawar University student refuses to accept degree from KP governor

    A student of Peshawar University on Tuesday declined to accept a graduation degree from Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, citing his dissatisfaction with the federal government as the reason behind the refusal...

    Nabi Shah, a student of Journalism and Mass Communications at the university in Peshawar, said he was dissatisfied with the federal government, and so had refused to accept his degree from Jhagra...

  • KP governor orders probe into incident at Agricultural University Peshawar

    The caretaker governor of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Mushtaq Ahmed Ghani, on Monday took notice of an incident at the Agricultural University Peshawar where the varsity’s admin officer reportedly misbehaved with a student and pointed a gun at his face...

    The caretaker governor ordered an inquiry into the incident and asked the university administration to uncover the facts related to the incident...

  • University of Peshawar admin under probe for illegal appointments, corruption

    PESHAWAR: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa parliamentary committee probing the Oct 4 police violence against the protesting University of Peshawar students on campus is also looking into the allegations of illegal appointments and financial corruption in the province’s historic varsity...

    “We are not only probing the police’s highhandedness on campus but we are also going to probe the allegations of illegal appointments, irregularities and...

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