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PM looks to increase budget allocation to HEC

Prime Minister Imran Khan on Friday chaired a meeting to review the measures to promote higher education in the country. Speaking on the occasion, PM Imran Khan said the promotion…

To be Babar’s truer offspring

WATCH the video of Donald Trump’s visit to Agra and freeze the frame where the publicly anti-Muslim chief minister of Uttar Pradesh is seen presenting the US president with a…

Two sides of Hunza Valley

IF you spend a few days in Hunza Valley, you are struck by its natural beauty. Karakoram’s unique mountain range, high peaks, glaciers, lakes, orchards, flora and fauna take your…

Good reading

Some books of value that I read: the first one, full of valuable information, is titled ‘Ishque Mustafa’ by Maqsood Ahmad Islahi and printed by Chisti Kutub Khana, Lahore. The…

The Balochistan conundrum

The Balochistan Assembly through a unanimously adopted resolution has recently called upon the federal government to ensure that interests and rights of the people of the province are adequately protected…

Community Welfare

Community welfare

As I have often mentioned before, had it not been for the efforts of philanthropists and the kind-hearted individuals who have set up a large number of medical centres, educational…

The Missing Link

The missing link

“I would like my followers to pursue the best education that can transform the individual and society toward prosperity and wellbeing. [This form of] education must promote social cohesion [and]…

The Perks Of Critical Thought

The perks of critical thought

Through an advertisement that this newspaper carried in its September 11 edition, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) highlighted its achievements over the last 15 years. These pertain to student enrolment,…