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  • FIFA says Nobel Center withdrawal “isn’t fair play”

    ZURICH: FIFA reacted with bitterness on Tuesday over the Nobel Peace Center’s plan to end cooperation over the Handshake for Peace initiative, saying the decision was “not fair play” and obstructed anti-discrimination...

    “We are disappointed to have learned from the media about the Nobel Peace Center’s intent to terminate the cooperation with FIFA on the Handshake for Peace initiative,” said FIFA in a statement...

  • Explosion in Bogota shopping center kills three, wounds nine

    Three women were killed and nine wounded after an explosive device detonated in a restroom in a busy upscale shopping centre in Colombia's capital on Saturday...

    The Andino shopping mall in an exclusive area of Bogota was evacuated after the blast, which occurred around 5 pm local time in the women's toilet
  • Karachi Kings off to royal start

    DUBAI: A hat-trick by paceman Mohammad Amir followed by impressive half-centuries from Lendl Simm­ons and Shakib Al Hasan helped Karachi Kings outplay Lahore Qalan­dars by seven wickets in the PSL match here at the Dubai International Cricket Stadium on Friday...

    A 109-run third-wicket stand between Simmons and Shakib made the modest 126-run chase easy after Karachi made a disastrous start, losing two early wickets for just four runs...

  • Karachi’s role in Royal Indian Navy mutiny explored

    KARACHI: To mark the 70th anniversary of the Royal Indian Navy mutiny that took place on Feb 18, 1946, the Perween Rahman Lecture Series organised a talk by researcher Aslam Khwaja, which delved into the role the city of Karachi played at the time of the mutiny...

    “Both fronts played an integral role in the mutiny and during clashes in Karachi 14 Indian naval officers and over a dozen civilians lost their lives,” he said...

  • Royal Air Force's Red Arrows arrive in Karachi, perform aerobatics

    KARACHI: United Kingdom’s renowned aerobatic team Red Arrows arrived in the country on Tuesday, said a statement released by the Pakistan Air Force...

    The aerobatic team, led by Squadron Leader David of the Royal Air Force (RAF), performed aerobatics over the skies of the metropolis and attracted a large number of spectators, added the statement...

  • FJMC made medical university

    LAHORE: The Punjab governor has issued a notification of upgrading the Fatima Jinnah Medical College to a full-fledged medical university...

    The FJMC, one of the premier medical institutions of the country, has been upgraded to the status of an independent, degree-awarding university by the Punjab governor after the Punjab Assembly approved the FJMU Bill 2015 on May 25...

  • Senate adopts bill for military-run medical university

    ISLAMABAD: The Senate unanimously adopted a bill on Friday providing for the setting up of the military-run National University of Medical Sciences (NUMS) after an assurance by the government that subsequent amendments would be incorporated into it without any opposition...

    Senators Farhatullah Babar of PPP and Maulana Attaur Rahman of the JUI-F had moved amendments calling for overarching oversight of the Pakistan Medical and Dental...

  • 350 get degrees at first convocation of Benazir medical university

    LARKANA: Around 350 medical graduates of the Chandka Medical College (39th batch), Ghulam Muhammed Mahar Medical College (8th batch) and Benazir Institute of Nursing and Community Health Sciences (first batch) received their degrees at the first convocation of the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) on Saturday...

    Prof Dr Sikandar Shaikh, the first vice chancellor of the university, was the chief guest at the...

  • MBBS student found dead in hostel room at Jamshoro medical university

    A third-year MBBS student was found shot dead in his hostel room at the Liaquat University of Medical and Health Sciences (LUMHS) in Sindh's Jamshoro district, officials said on Thursday...

    The body of the 20-year-old student was found with a gunshot wound on his temple and a pistol in his right hand; it was subsequently shifted to Liaquat University Hospital's city branch for a post-mortem examination...

  • Seven King Edward Medical University programmes get NHSRC ministry nod

    LAHORE: The Ministry of National Health Services, Regulation and Coordination (NHSRC) has included seven major programmes of the King Edward Medical University in the Schedule III of Gazette and notified the same accordingly...

    The KEMU has also approved various projects to further expand the scope of education to the students and facilities for the faculty members in collaboration with the local and international medical...

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