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Thanks to vaccine, Shafqat Mehmood recovers from COVID-19 quickly

Thanks to vaccine, Shafqat Mehmood recovers from COVID-19 quickly

Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehmood.  — PID/File ISLAMABAD: Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood on Wednesday said that he has tested negative for the virus and resumed work from today. The minister shared the health update on Twitter: “By the grace of Allah, I have fully recovered. My …

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Shafqat Mehmood tests positive for coronavirus

Shafqat Mehmood tests positive for coronavirus

Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood announced Tuesday he has tested positive for coronavirus.  In a tweet, the minister revealed he was feeling “fine with mild symptoms.” “InshAllah will get well soon,” he added.  A day earlier, the minister had chaired the Inter-Provincial Education Ministers Conference (IPEMC) which had decided to …

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Shafqat Mehmood says NCOC has allowed to conduct professional exams

Shafqat Mehmood says NCOC has allowed to conduct professional exams

An AFP representational image. ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood said that the National Command and Control Centre (NCOC) has allowed to conduct professional exams. He noted that if all arrangements are satisfactory permission will be given promptly. The education minister wrote on Twitter: “Please apply to Secretary, Federal …

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Private universities urge timely start to Autumn semester

Private universities urge timely start to Autumn semester

Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood. — Facebook/Shafqat.Mahmood.Official/File The Autumn Semester 2021 should start on time, the Association of Private Sector Universities of Pakistan (APSUP) said in a letter to Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood on Thursday. The letter comes after the government decided to hold exams   and not promote students based on …

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Matric, intermediate exams to be given priority: Shafqat Mehmood

Matric, intermediate exams to be given priority: Shafqat Mehmood

Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood addressing a press conference at Press Information Department (PID) in Islamabad. — Online/File Intermediate and matriculation examinations will be given priority to other board exams, confirmed Federal Education Minister Shafqat Mehmood on Thursday.  In a series of tweets, the minister announced …

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Shafqat Mehmood says exams put off till June 15

Shafqat Mehmood says all exams put off till June 15

Minister of Education Shafqat Mehmood (L) and Advisor to Prime Minister on Health Dr Faisal Sultan, addressing a press conference at the National Command and Operation Centre, in Islamabad, on April 27, 2021. — YouTube Minister of Education Shafqat Mehmood on Tuesday announced that in view of a worsening third …

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Shafqat Mehmood says all exams put off till June 15

Shafqat Mehmood says all exams put off till June 15

Minister of Education Shafqat Mehmood on Tuesday announced that in view of a worsening third coronavirus wave all exams have been put off till June 15. Addressing a media briefing alongside the prime minister’s aide on health Dr Faisal Sultan, he said: “We had decided during the last NCOC meeting …

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NCOC to review SOP compliance at Cambridge exam centres: Shafqat Mehmood

NCOC to review SOP compliance at Cambridge exam centres: Shafqat Mehmood

Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mehmood. ISLAMABAD: Amid strong calls from the students to cancel the ongoing Cambridge exams, the National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) will review the COVID-19 SOP compliance at the exam centres in a special session today, Federal Minister for Education and Professional …

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