Pakistan Observer


Role of Laparoscopic Surgery in Gynaecology

Lahore—Department of Obstetrics & Gynaencology of Post Graduate Medical Institute & General Hospital (PGMI & LGH) has organized a workshop on “Role of Laparoscopic Surgery in Gynaecology” to highlight the importance of Laproscopic surgical techniques that offer less pain, fewer complications and faster recovery than traditional operations here on Friday. ... Saturday, November 22, 2014 Details

Change in university culture

Lahore—Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran said on Friday that no change was possible in the culture of the university without regular training of teachers and employees. ... Saturday, November 22, 2014 Details

All have to collectively work for salvation of Pakistan

Lahore—Nutshell Forum, Pakistan’s leading conference management organization hosted the Second Edition of ‘SOUTH ASIA CONCLAVE.. The theme for this year is “Innovating for Growth”, attended by noted luminaries and corporate leaders across multiple industries from South Asian Countries. Mohammad Zubair (Minister of State & Chairman, Privatisation Commission) was Chairperson of the Conclave. ... Saturday, November 22, 2014 Details

Simulation, next step forward in medical education

Lahore—Using individuals who are trained to act as real patients, along with simulation technology, is the next step forward in medical education for providing health professionals and students with safe and effective learning at absolutely no risk to patients. This was noted by health experts in an international conference kicked off here at the University of Health Sciences (UHS) on Friday. ... Saturday, November 22, 2014 Details

Service of ailing humanity is a noble job, says Governor

Lahore—Governor Punjab, Chaudhry Muhammad Sarwar has said that the service of ailing humanity is noble job and it is duty of the social welfare organizations to ensure provisions of basic amenities of life to the deserving and neglected people of the society. He said Al Mustafa Welfare Society (AMS) was a renowned name in the human development sector. Governor Punjab stated this while talking to a delegation of Al Mustafa Welfare Society, led by the Patron in Chief and the former federal minister Haji Muhammad Hanif Tayyab here at the Governor House Lahore here on Friday. ... Saturday, November 22, 2014 Details

Training workshop on transparency and right to information act

Lahore—Management and Professional Development Department held a 2-day training workshop regarding Punjab Transparency and Right to Information Act. Eighteen officers from different departments of Punjab government attended workshop. The workshop was held at the Lahore Headquarter of MPDD during which, Information Commissioner Punjab Mukhtar Ahmed Ali provided training to the participants about the ideology, need and practicability of Right to Information Act. ... Thursday, November 20, 2014 Details

PU celebrates world GIS day

Lahore—Punjab University Geographical Information System Centre organized a ceremony to celebrate world GIS day with zeal here on Wednesday. Director GIS Centre Prof Dr Sajid Rashid, Controller of Examinations Prof Dr Shahid Munir, representatives of WWF, DSPATIO, Urban Unit, Government College University, FC College University, various government organizations and private companies, faculty members and a large number of students were present on the occasion. ... Thursday, November 20, 2014 Details

ECP reminds Punjab govt to submit delimitation’s details

Lahore—Election Commission of Pakistan (ECP) on Wednesday has issued a reminder letter to Punjab government regarding local bodies elections. According to details, letter stated that information of delimitation has not been provided to ECP yet. ... Thursday, November 20, 2014 Details

Gullo Butt moves LHC for bail

Lahore—Shahid Aziz Butt alias Gullo Butt, convicted for smashing windowpanes of cars at Minhaj ul Quran Secretariat, has approached the Lahore High Court (LHC) for bail. Gullo Butt filed a bail application through his counsel Kashif Abbas submitting that Anti-Terrorism Court (ATC) awarded him 11 years and three months jail term on the charge of smashing windowpanes of cars against the facts of the matter. He submitted that neither cars owners lodged any complaint against him nor they gave evidence before the court, but the ATC convicted him without appreciating case facts. ... Thursday, November 20, 2014 Details

Mobile health units providing treatment in under-developed districts

Lahore—Six health mobile health units (MHUs) are providing diagnostic and treatment facilities to the people of under-developed districts and this experience has been very successful. In view of this, the government has decided to purchase more MHUs and a grant of Rs. one billion has been allocated for this purpose. The government would take final decision in this regard after comparative analysis of imported and locally manufactured mobile health units and Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has constituted a committee consisting of technical experts which would submit its recommendations within 10 days. ... Thursday, November 20, 2014 Details

TEVTA revising its old curricula

Lahore—Chairperson TEVTA Irfan Qaiser Shaikh said that TEVTA has started to revise old curricula through special gap analysis study. “This exercise is being done in consultation with stakeholders especially taking into account the relevant industry through comprehensive survey by using special Tool/Questionnaire, developed for the purpose. ... Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Details

Children’s Literature Festival from 27th

Lahore—The 15th Children’s Literature Festival (CLF) and the third Teachers’ Literature Festival (TLF) will take place in Lahore on November 27-29, 2014 at the Children’s Library Complex. CLF and TLF will be organized by Idara-e-Taleem-O-Aagahi (ITA), Oxford University Press (OUP) in collaboration with Open Society Foundations (OSF), Children’s Library Complex (CLC) and the School Education Department Punjab. ... Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Details

World Falconry Day observed at UVAS

Lahore—The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore, society of Vets Care Club observed World Falconry Day here on Tuesday. The Vets Care Club organised a seminar in collaboration with Hawking Club of Punjab to create awareness about falcon, Eagle, Hawk etc to pay attention to the importance of falconry as it is our culture heritage. Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha chaired the concluding session of the seminar. Speaking on the occasion, the Vice-Chancellor lauded the effort of the organiser and advised to student that hard working is important for achieve the goal of life and in attain of target there is no any short-cut in life. Dr Kamran from Hawking Club of Punjab presented history of Falcon and described about his specious. ... Wednesday, November 19, 2014 Details


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