Pakistan, officially the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, is a sovereign country in South Asia with a population exceeding 180 million people. The official languages are Urdu and English.
100 teachers to get 6-week fully funded training in USA
Program funded by the Regional English Language Office (RELO) at the U.S Embassy Islamabad provides 100 English language teachers an opportunity to visit US on a fully funded six-week cultural ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 14:47:00 GMT
How the English language became a wordsmith
What comes to mind first when you think of the English language? For many, it may be Wordle, the new Internet-based daily word game that has swept the world, drawing in hundreds of thousands of people ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 09:31:00 GMT
Michael Owen breaks ground for football stadium in Karachi
KARACHI: English football legend Michael Owen laid the foundation of a football stadium on Wednesday at a university in Karachi. Owen is on a three-day visit to Pakistan to promot ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Jan 2022 10:01:00 GMT
Teacher killed, 33 kids rescued as boat overturns in northern Pakistan
A teacher was drowned while 33 kids were rescued when the boat carrying them overturned in Pakistan's northwestern Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province on Tuesday, local media reports said. The teacher and the ...
Publ.Date : Tue, 25 Jan 2022 02:32:00 GMT
Foreign players excited to be in Pakistan for PSL 7
Pakistan Super League has established itself as an ideal platform for int'l cricketers to ply their trade, says PCB ...
Publ.Date : Mon, 24 Jan 2022 10:41:00 GMT
San Jose State Lecturer Works to Bring Afghan Scholars to U.S.
About 150 Afghan scholars are vetted as of this month, and about a dozen universities are ready to offer jobs to qualified Afghan instructors. but only two scholars, both referred from San Jose State, ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Jan 2022 08:19:00 GMT
Before Pakistan can produce any science worth the name, it must overcome its deeply held prejudices
The weakness of science education in Pakistan is too evident to belabour here. Unsurprisingly, our best and brightest young people usually go for soft stuff like medicine, law and business. Unlike in ...
Publ.Date : Thu, 20 Jan 2022 00:00:00 GMT
If Pakistan doesn?t value work of non-Muslims like Har Gobind Khorana, science will remain dead
A Dawn article on Har Gobind Khorana (1922-2011) threw me back 50 years when I, along with 600 other students had packed 26-100 (MIT?s largest lecture hall) to hear him speak. Being clueless of the ...
Publ.Date : Sun, 16 Jan 2022 00:17:19 GMT
Global Sixties in Bangladesh: Praetorian Guards and Subaltern Resistance
Like bunches of blood-red Oleander, Like flaming clouds at sunset Asad?s shirt flutters In the gusty wind, in the limitless blue.
Publ.Date : Sun, 23 Jan 2022 10:00:00 GMT
Ace of theatre thinking leaves a void
Chaman Ahuja, the doyen of theatre thinking in India, passed away on January 18 at the age of 88. He was born on April 1, 1933, in a village of Dera Ghazi Khan district, now in Pakistan. He will be ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 19 Jan 2022 16:40:00 GMT
Putin saves another endangered authoritarian regime
AT their peak, the street protests in various cities of Kazakhstan were so massive it looked like everyone was in them. When violence erupted, with the protesters torching government buildings, and ...
Publ.Date : Fri, 21 Jan 2022 08:05:00 GMT
Michael Owen breaks ground for football stadium in Karachi, Pakistan
English football legend Michael Owen laid the foundation of a football stadium on Wednesday at a university in the Pakistani port city of Karachi. Owen is on a three-day visit to Pakistan to promote ...
Publ.Date : Wed, 26 Jan 2022 08:46:00 GMT