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KU decides to continue two-year degree programme

KU decides to continue two-year degree programme

A picture of the Karachi University Business School (KUBS) campus. Photo: MeraPK. The University of Karachi on Thursday announced that it has greenlighted the continuation of its conventional two-year degree programmes, a statement issued by the varsity in this regard said.  Per the statement, a committee has been set up …

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IRSA chairman says reservoirs received 62% less water this year

IRSA chairman says reservoirs received 62% less water this year

— File photo Pakistan’s reservoirs had received 62% less water than estimated this year, Chairman Indus River System Authority (IRSA) Rao Irshad Ali Khan said Monday. The development came to light during a meeting of the National Assembly’s Standing Committee on Water Resources, with Nawab Yousuf Talpur in the chair. …

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FO denounces Indian troops’ killing of 17-year-old in IOJK

FO denounces Indian troops' killing of 17-year-old in IOJK

The office of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. — File photo The Foreign Office has slammed India for the extra-judicial killing of a 17-year-old innocent Kashmiri in the Occupied Kashmir’s Kulgam district, a statement said Friday. The Foreign Office, in the statement, said the extra-judicial killings, torture in custody, enforced …

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Kite string claims life of a three-year-old boy in Lahore

Kite string claims life of a three-year-old boy in Lahore

Photo: File LAHORE: A glass-coated kite string claimed another life, this time of a three-year-old boy, in Lahore’s Masti Gate area on Sunday morning. According to a report by Geo News, the child, identified as Khizar, was riding on a motorbike along with his father, Owais, and other siblings at …

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Pakistan’s GDP expected to hit 4.8% next fiscal year: Asad Umar

Pakistan's GDP expected to hit 4.8% next fiscal year: Asad Umar

Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar addressing a press conference in Islamabad, on May 28, 2021. — YouTube screengrab The country’s gross domestic product (GDP) growth is expected to move up to 4.8% in the financial year 2021-22, Federal Minister for Planning and Development Asad Umar said Friday. …

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University of Health Sciences announces BDS third year results

University of Health Sciences announces BDS third year results

— UHS/File The spokesperson for University of Health Sciences’ on Friday said the varsity has announced the results for BDS third-year Professional Annual Examinations. The spokesperson said 857 candidates appeared in the exam from 14 dental colleges, with female candidates clinching the top three positions. Irja Wajahat secured the top …

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