USAID funds 50 master’s scholarships


USAID is funding scholarships for 50 students selected from economically disadvantaged families in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas to attend master’s programmes at the US-Pakistan Center for Advanced Studies in Energy (USPCAS-E). The centre is part of University of Engineering and Technology (UET) Peshawar. This was stated in a handout issued on Monday. According […]

Two years later: Islamia college starts centennial celebrations

Centennial celebrations of Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa’s historic educational institution, Islamia College University, Peshawar (ICUP), commenced on Monday and will continue till December 13. ICUP, established in 1913, completed its 100 years in 2013. However, the celebrations could not take place as Vice Chancellor Ajmal Khan, who had been kidnapped by a banned militant group in 2009, had […]

Army Public School attack: Parents still yearn for justice, accountability

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Parents of martyred students from Army Public School (APS) in the city shared their grievances as a year comes to a close after the horrors of the December 16 massacre. They complained of the lack of implementation of the National Action Plan (NAP), established to crack down against terrorism. Families and loved ones of APS […] another entry in the E-Commerce industry is another entry in the e-commerce industry of Pakistan. Pakistan’s e-commerce industry is booming, Experts predicted Pakistan to Become USD 5 Billion eCommerce Industry by 2020. The world of e-commerce has recently emerged and progressed at an astonishing speed in Pakistan with many new and existing organisations, businesses, and customers. With 18,960,037 internet users […]