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  • Summer holidays in FDE schools likely from 6th

    Earlier, Federal Directorate of Education had announced summer holidays from June 11 to August 10, 2015 due to inter-provincial games here at Pakistan Sports Complex from June 9 to 12, where 15,000 students were supposed to watch games...

    However, on Tuesday, Pakistan Sports Board had to cancel the game indefinitely due to hot weather conditions...

  • Muslim Americans welcome Eid holidays in New York's schools

    Read: US Muslims fear new wave of Islamophobia fuelled by Republican race for presidencyFor the first time, more than 1,800 public schools in New York will close for Eidul Azha, a day after also closing for Yom Kippur, the holiest day in the Jewish calendar...

    Mayor Bill de Blasio unveiled the new policy in March, announcing that New York public schools would get two days off for Eidul Fitr, which falls during the summer and Eidul...

  • 'Shockingly regressive' or 'need of local culture'? Twitter reacts to KP's ban on male MPs in girls' schools

    The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Monday banned the entry of male VIPs into girls schools and directed the schools’ managements to invite only female lawmakers and other role models as chief guests to sports, annual day and other functions...

    The decision was defended by KP Chief Minister's Adviser on Education Ziaullah Bangash, who explained that "the culture of this province does not permit males to enter female schools", adding...

  • Pakistan Stock Exchange sheds 469 points ahead of Eid holidays

    The Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) on Monday landed in the red, with the benchmark KSE-100 Index shedding 469 points — 1...

    Senior analyst Mohammad Faizan Munshey said, "Pakistan stocks fell sharply in the last trading session ahead of the holiday season, dragged down by shares of cement, oil and chemical scrips...

  • Seven killed during Eid holidays

    RAWALPINDI: Seven people, including two women, were killed and over 450 others injured in separate incidents during the Eid holidays, police said...

    According to Holy Family Hospital (HFH)’s deputy medical superintendent Dr Shahzad Rehan, 160 victims of motorcycle-related accidents were treated at the hospital during the holidays...

  • Eidul Azha holidays from Sept 1 to 4

    The federal government announced a four-day holiday on account of Eidul Azha, falling on September 2, Saturday, via a notification issued by the interior ministry on Wednesday...

    All offices will remained closed from September 1 to 4 — Friday to Monday, both days inclusive — according to the notification, DawnNews reported
  • Summer holidays from tomorrow

    ISLAMABAD: The academic session at the schools and colleges of the federal capital ends tomorrow (Friday) with summer holidays being observed from June 6 to August 9...

    Schools and colleges will reopen on August 10 (Monday) for the next educational term...

  • Summer holidays from June 11

    ISLAMABAD: Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) has announced that summer holidays will commence from June 11...

    Riaz, schools and colleges will observe two-month break from June 11 to August 10...

  • Two weekly holidays

    The government announced two weekly holidays on the national level in October 2011...

    Subsequently, for quite some time two weekly holidays were observed in the FBR and its field formations...

  • Summer holidays delayed over inter-provincial games

    The first Quaid-i-Azam inter-provincial games will be held from June 9-12 at the Pakistan Sports Complex and Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif is likely to inaugurate the mega event...

    “I think around 15,000 students from the FDE affiliated schools will watch the games...

  • Stocks rally ahead of Eid holidays

    The Pakistan Stock Exchange ended the penultimate trading session before Eid holidays firmly in the green as the benchmark KSE-100 index gained 857...

    "Foreign inflows, government development commitments in federal budgets and subdued noise over the JIT Panamagate case ahead of Eid holidays played a catalyst role in major recovery at PSX ignoring slump in global crude prices on oversupply," he added...

  • Authorities move to ensure adequate oil supply during holidays

    ISLAMABAD: Against the backdrop of a severe petrol crisis which almost crippled the transport sector in January this year, the authorities appear to be planning to take extraordinary measures to avert a shortage of petroleum products during extended Eid holidays...

    Informed sources said a meeting with the oil industry would be held on Tuesday to assess the stock of petroleum products in the country and review arrangements for...

  • Bank holidays

    ISLAMABAD: The State Bank will remain closed from July 17 to 21 for Eidul Fitr holidays as notified by the government, said a statement issued by the SBP on Tuesday...

  • LCCI slams holidays

    KARACHI: Lasbela Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) President Yakoob H Karim said on Wednesday that too many holidays on Eid will hurt business...

    Criticising the government decision of five holidays on Eidul Fitr, he said that the country would remain disconnected with the world for almost a week, and it will cost the economy about $360 million...

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