Amendments to Public Service Commission Act referred to committee

The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa  (K-P) Assembly referred the issue of amendment to the Public Service Commission (PSC) Act to the concerned committee on Monday. If the amendment is approved, government departments will no longer need No Objection Certificates (NoC) for temporary appointments. The issue was raised by Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) parliamentary leader Abdul Akbar Khan through […]

Korea to build therapy hospital, donate equipment to UOP

The Pohang SM Hospital of South Korea is planning to build a physiotherapy hospital for rehabilitation of people affected in disasters in the province, stated a notification on Monday. The Korean hospital is also going to donate a sports therapy machine and laboratory equipment to the Biotechnology, Pharmacy and Chemistry Department of the University of […]

Post-mortem unit: For women victims, no privacy in death: KMC

Although the number of post-mortem cases has increased by over 60% in the past decade, there are no female doctors in the city to perform autopsies. The Forensic Science and Toxicology department of the Khyber Medical College (KMC) department, the only place in the city where autopsies are performed, is leanly staffed, and ill-equipped. The […]

3rd Conference on Materials Processing, Characterization, Properties and their Economic Potential

Picture has been grabbed from archive 2011 3rd Conference on Materials Processing, Characterization, Properties and their Economic Potential (Materials 2013) March 20-22, 2013 at Materials Research Laboratory University of Peshawar, Pakistan. The 2013 3rd Conference on Materials Processing, Characterization, Properties and their Economic Potential (Materials 2013) will be held on March 20-22, 2013 at Materials […]

Sustainable Utilization of Natural Resources of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa & FATA

The Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) and the National Centre of Excellence in Geology (NCEG) are organizing a one day conference on the sustainable utilization of natural resources (SUN-R) of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and FATA regions. This conference will bring together all those scientists/engineers/planners who have been actively involved in the development of natural resources […]

Kadam Bright Students Scholarship 2013

Kadam Scholarship 2013

Education is the backbone of all the developed countries. But unfortunately Pakistan has very low literacy rate and this is the main reason of backwardness of Pakistan. To increase our literacy rate Kadam Organization is implementing the scholarship program titled “Kadam Bright Students Scholarship” to the students of FATA & Khyber Pakhtoon Khwa. Introduction Kadam […]

National Centre of Excellence in Physical Chemistry, University of Peshawar Weekly Wednesday Seminar

  Dr. Ayaz Ahmad, (Ph.D. (Beijing)Assistant ProfessorChemistry Department, Islamia College University, Peshawar Will present a seminar on Protein Arginine Methyltransferase 6 Mediated Secondary Level of Defense against Viral Infection Wednesday, January 16, 2013 Seminar Room, NCE in Physical Chemistry at 11:00 AM Light Refreshments will be served at 10:30 A.M. Seminar Organizer:  Dr. Tahira Mahmood […]

Training on developmental journalism begins at JMC

Three months long training and certificate program on development journalism kicked-off on Monday at Department of Journalism & Mass Communication (JMC) University of Peshawar. Training aims at imparting basic and credentials principals related development journalism to the participants.  Fifteen students after qualifying test and interview of the program were given opportunity in the certificate training. […]