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Islamabad decides to reopen schools next week

Islamabad decides to reopen schools next week

Federal Directorate of Education on Friday announced that schools for grades 1-8 would reopen on June 7 in Islamabad. The exam schedule for grades 1-8 will be issued soon, a notification said, directing teachers to complete the course. It is pertinent to mention here that schools are already conducting classes …

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PIA plane lands in Islamabad with 500,000 Sinopharm vaccine doses

PIA plane lands in Islamabad with 500,000 Sinopharm vaccine doses

A vial of the Sinopharm vaccine. — AFP/File BEIJING: A Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) plane on Tuesday landed with 500,000 Sinopharm vaccine doses  in Islamabad from Beijing Capital International Airport. Another 500,000 doses of the Sinopharm vaccine will be transported from China to Pakistan on Wednesday morning via the national …

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Private associations call for immediate reopening of schools in Islamabad

Private associations call for immediate reopening of schools in Islamabad

— AFP/File ISLAMABAD: A number of private school associations have demanded the government immediately allow reopening of educational institutes in Islamabad. The call comes a week after the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training said all educational institutes would remain closed in Islamabad as its positivity was higher than …

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Journalist Asad Toor assaulted at apartment in Islamabad

Journalist Asad Toor assaulted at apartment in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD: Journalist and blogger Asad Toor was brutally assaulted by unidentified men at his home in Islamabad Tuesday night. The attackers broke into Toor’s house and beat him up brutally. The Islamabad SSP has been instructed by Federal Information Minister Fawad Chaudhry to investigate the incident. CCTV footage shows three …

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Asad Umar inaugurates mass coronavirus vaccination centre in Islamabad

Asad Umar inaugurates mass coronavirus vaccination centre in Islamabad

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health Dr Faisal Sultan (left) and Federal Minister for Planning, Development, and Special Initiative Asad Umar addressing a press conference in Islamabad on May 19, 2021. — YouTube ISLAMABAD: National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) chief Asad Umar on Wednesday  inaugurated a mass coronavirus …

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