Miftah Ismail arrested after IHC rejects bail extension plea

Pakistan, Aug. 8 -- Former finance minister and Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) stalwart Miftah Ismail was arrested on Wednesday by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) after the Islamabad Hi... Read More

VCs adopt resolution against Indian atrocities in IHK

Pakistan, Aug. 7 -- Vice Chancellors' Committee of Higher Education Commission (HEC) on Tuesday unanimously passed two resolutions against Pakistan and India, respectively, over two separate issues - ... Read More

Irfan Siddiqui approaches IHC for withdrawal of FIR

Pakistan, Aug. 6 -- Irfan Siddiqui, a close aide to former prime minister Nawaz Sharif, on Monday approached Islamabad High Court (IHC) to seek withdrawal of the First Information Report (FIR) registe... Read More

HEC least bothered about filling post of its executive director

Pakistan, Aug. 5 -- A key post of executive director (ED) in the Higher Education Commission (HEC) is lying vacant for the past nine months, and despite announcing the vacancy twice in the recent past... Read More

NA committee orders review of PMDC rules for medical colleges

Pakistan, Aug. 2 -- While showing concern over the new rules formulated by the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC), the members of a parliamentary committee on Thursday recommended reviewing th... Read More

Forgotten goals of US-Pak knowledge corridor

Pakistan, July 24 -- Due to weak planning, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Islamabad has so for remained unsuccessful to achieve the desired results of the US-Pak knowledge corridor programme th... Read More

Court quashes bogus trust deed plea against Maryam

Pakistan, July 20 -- An accountability court Friday quashed a plea by the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) seeking action against Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) Vice President Maryam Nawaz f... Read More

Green Development: Govt to open doors to CPEC Earth Center in QAU

Pakistan, July 16 -- The federal government has approved a project to establish a China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) joint research centre for earth sciences in Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU), wor... Read More

Police recover minor girl missing for days

Pakistan, July 15 -- The Islamabad police on Sunday reunited a minor girl with her parents, days after she was reported missing from Firash Town. A police spokesperson confirmed to Daily Times that S... Read More

Sealing schools: PEIRA clarifies position over court directives

Pakistan, July 10 -- Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA) has directed the private schools to refrain themselves from misinterpreting the different courts' rulings regarding p... Read More