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  • Girls in Green touch base in Karachi

    KARACHI: It is a rare honour to return to your alma mater as a hero and see the pride in your teachers’ eyes while the students there look up to you...

    Sana, who now lives in Lahore, touched base in Karachi along with a few other teammates from the city, when they visited the Defence Authority College for Women, where the old student was hailed as the ‘Silver Star’, at the college’s silver jubilee year...

  • City School PAF win Karachi Girls Netball Cup in style

    KARACHI: City School PAF Chapter (Blue) proved their superiority by outplaying rivals in both junior (schools) and senior (colleges) categories to win the Karachi Girls Netball Cup here at the PSB Coaching Centre on Thursday...

    In the junior (schools) category, the thrilling final was played between City School PAF Chapter (Blue) and Habib Girls School teams which was won by City School 7-6 to become the champions of Karachi Girls...

  • Girls get top 10 pre-medical positions in Karachi

    KARACHI: After much delay and while still withholding 95 results, the Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) announced the results of Higher Secondary Certificate Part-II science pre-medical, medical technology and home economics group on Monday...

    The third position was taken by Rimsha Imran of St Lawrence Government Girls Degree College...

  • Gone Girls: other view

    THIS is apropos the article “Pakistan’s ‘Gone Girls’” (July 1)...

    In my practice of over 25 years, I have not come across a single couple who has had this done in Karachi...

  • Artichive: ‘Two Girls with Oleander’

    In this painting “Two Girls with Oleander” (1890 -1892) oil on canvas, measuring 55 cm x 128 cm, Klimit demonstrated his total mastery of painting and went beyond the narrow confines of historical reconstruction or photographic realism and started the stylistic decorations that would lead him to the full poetics of symbolism...

  • Dubai-based charity to help improve girls education

    MUZAFFARGARH: A Dubai-based charity has decided to extend its programme to improve education for girls in four districts of south Punjab in partnership with the Punjab government and local and international non-governmental organisations...

    Dubai Cares partnered with the UK’s Oxfam and ITA in 2008 for its first project, titled ‘Enhancing Girls Enrolment in Remote Areas of Pakistan in South Punjab’...

  • Girls enrolment in rural areas termed a challenge

    MINGORA: Teachers and education department officials at the launching ceremony of a campaign to increase enrolment have said that they expect enrolment of a big number of children in schools with special focus on girls in Swat...

    The ceremony was organised at Government Girls High School No 2, Saidu Sharif, on Thursday by the provincial education department in collaboration with Alif Ailaan, Innovative Youth Forum, NCHD and Aurat...

  • Over 13 million Pakistani girls have never been inside a classroom

    "I wanted to go to the school and wanted to become a teacher, so that I could help other girls," Fatima, now aged seven, said in a Skype interview from her home...

    The daughter of a labourer, Fatima seemed destined to a cycle of illiteracy and poverty and to remain one of more than 13 million girls in Pakistan to never see inside a classroom...

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