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Dozens of errors found in adverstiment released by Urdu University

KARACHI: Dozens of errors have come to light in the advertisement for vacancies given by Dr. Zarina, Acting Registrar, Urdu University, which has opened the floodgates of her expertise in office affairs. Mistakes are being widely criticized on social media.

Assistant Professor fired for identifying prohibited weapons with KU KIBGE student

KARACHI: Assistant Professor Muhammad Kazim Ali of Karachi University KIBGE in a plea to Minister for Universities and Board Muhammad Ismail Rahu has revealed that he is being targeted and victimized for pointing out a student, who was holding a

SBT blacklists teachers over controversial refugee question

KARACHI: Sindh Board of Technical (SBT) has blacklisted the paper setter/moderators who framed the controversial question regarding refugees in Islamic Studies/Study and Ethics paper in the Sindh Technical Board exam. The controversial question had created a stir on social media

SBT gets slammed for inhumane exam question about refugees

Karachi: The question about “Refugees arrival creating problems” in the Ongoing Examinations of the Sindh Board of Technical Education for 2022, the Diploma of Associate Engineer 3rd Year’s Islamic studies paper has created quite a stir on social media. As

SP Railways removed over corrupt practices disclosed by MM News

KARACHI: Pakistan Railways on Monday removed Superintendent of Railway Police (SRP) Kausar Abbas over corruption charges and gave the provisional charge of the post to Qaiser Bashir Makhdoom. The action was taken on the order of Inspector General (IG) Railway

Railways Polices suspends SRP team members removed over corruption

KARACHI: Ten members of suspended acting Superintendents of Railways Police (SRP) Kausar Abbas’s team were removed over corruption charges on Thursday, however, no action has been taken so far against SHOs City and Cantt, who are the key players in

Karachi University rewards private banks over SB in violation of Sindh govt order

KARACHI: In a blatant violation of government instructions, University of Karachi has been conducting business through private banks instead of Sindh Bank, the practice inflicted financial harm on the provincial government and institutions, unearthed MM News investigation.  Contrary to government

53 Railway police employees’ transfers, postings suspended over reports of bribery

KARACHI: Orders for transfer and posting of 53 officers and employees of Railway Police have been suspended after reports of the alleged involvement of bribery in the matter. Inspector General Police (IGP) Railway after taking notice of the reports of

Urdu University administration takes important decisions

KARACHI: Some important decisions have been taken in the second sitting of the 48th session of the Senate of Federal Urdu University of Arts, Sciences & Technology (FUAAST). Four members were absent in the meeting, while it has been decided

Efforts underway to appoint controversial professor Dr Sarim at Urdu University

KARACHI: The second session of the 48th session of the Urdu University Senate was held on Saturday, June 18. Academic matters were on the agenda of the Senate session of the Urdu University, however, a controversial issue was also placed

EOBI’s BoT working despite passage of seven years to tenure

KARACHI: Due to alleged negligence of the government, the EOBI board is in existence despite the passage of seven years to its tenure.  Several key posts, including the chairman, have fallen vacant, due to which deputation and junior officers are

KWSB launches grand operation in Ayub Goth against water theft

KARACHI: The Anti-Theft Cell of Karachi Water Board conducted a grand operation near Muhammadi Piala Hotel of Godhra Society in Ayub Goth area of ​​Site Super Highway. According to details, the action was taken by the KWSB in the first

Anti-corruption begins probe against Ward Servant Kashif of Karachi Central

KARACHI: District Central Ward Servant Kashif has started conducting raids at clinics by pretending himself as a health inspector. Anti-Corruption launched an investigation against him. Dental Surgeon Hira Zaheer has reportedly intensified her efforts to save her alleged frontman Kashif.

KWSB’s first female MD’s term is over, who will be the next head?

KARACHI: Farida Salam, the first female Managing Director (MD) of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) is going to retire on June 19. After her retirement who will be the next MD? On this topic discussion has started among the

Many pharamaceutical companies on verge of closure due to Drap’s controversial CEO

KARACHI: More than 150 domestic pharmaceutical companies are on the verge of closure due to the alleged destructive policy of controversial CEO Drap Asim Rauf and Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan, which is likely to lead to unemployment of thousands

Show-cause notice served to controller examanations SNEB

KARACHI: Secretary Health Department Zulfiqar Ali Shah has issued notice to Khairun Nisa, Controller Examinations of Sindh Nursing Education Board (SNEB), on the issue of advertisement of recruitment against the rules and regulations. Notice has been issued under SOPM (H)

Computer operators await promotions at Karachi University

KARACHI: The present Acting Administration of Karachi University has made several decisions, promotions, appointments and transfers in contrast to the former Acting Administration, in which some of the decisions are correct while serious reservations are being expressed over some of

SC reinstates Khalid Iraqi as acting VC of Karachi University

KARACHI: The Supreme Court has reinstated Dr. Khalid Mahmood Iraqi as acting Vice-Chancellor of Karachi University in its brief decision on his petition on Monday.  It may be recalled that while giving a detailed verdict on the petition of Dr.

WAPDA’s junior clerk becomes secretary in Mirpurkhas Board

It has been revealed that the current secretary of Mirpur Khas Education Board, Anisuddin Siddiqui was illegally recruited as an audit officer in grade 18 in Mirpur Khas Board in 2005 while he was appointed as an audit officer in

Ministry of Federal Education demands Rs.104 billion for HEC

KARACHI: The Ministry of Federal Education, in a letter to Finance Ministry, has demanded a budget of Rs.104 billion for the Higher Education Commission (HEC) for the next fiscal year. According to details, Joint Secretary Ministry of Education Raja Muhammad

VC Urdu University makes controversial appointments at important positions

KARACHI: The permanent Vice-Chancellor of the Urdu University, Dr. Athar Ata, on Wednesday, May 25, removed three officers in one hour and appointed two controversial officers to important posts. It was expected that after the appointment of the permanent Vice-Chancellor,

KWSB’s Anti-Water Theft Cell joins hands with mafia involved in illegal connections

KARACHI: The Anti-Theft Cell set up in the Water Board without SNE and budget has been made a source of income by the officers and employees. Despite the orders of Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah, Abdul Wahid Sheikh

HEJ Director bars appointment of Raza Shah as ORIC Director

KARACHI: For the second time after his retirement, Dr Iqbal Chaudhry, Director of Hussain Ibrahim Jamal Research Institute (HEJ), allegedly barred Senior Professor Dr Raza Shah from becoming the Director of Offices of Research, Innovation and Commercialization (ORICs). The acting

Student robbed at gunpoint in KU despite strict security

KARACHI: Despite tight security at Karachi University, a mathematics student Syed Mesam Raza was robbed by armed robbers outside the department last night. The case of the incident has been registered at Mubina Town police station. After not acknowledging the

KU admin allows ‘defaulter’ main cafeteria to reopen, 30 others closed

KARACHI: A meeting chaired by University of Karachi Acting Vice-Chancellor (VC) Prof Dr Nasira Khatoon on Thursday decided to reopen main cafeteria after all canteens were closed for an indefinite period of time. The acting registrar, Prof Dr Maqsood Ali

DG Rangers arrival schedule at KU changed third time

KARACHI: The program of Karachi University has been changed for the third time after the incident of the terrorist attack on the Chinese Institute at Karachi University. Few teachers are criticising also due to the security of DG Rangers, and

EOBI officer on deputation assigned Chairman’s powers

KARACHI: The Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis has re-assigned the powers of Chairman Employees’ Old-Age Benefits Institution (EOBI) to Ms Shazia Rizvi, who has been posted on deputation. According to details, after the sudden transfer of Chairman EOBI Shakeel Ahmed Mangijo,

Water supply to Karachi’s PS-104 curtailed by theft, mismanagement

KARACHI: Several officials of Karachi Water and Sewerage Board (KWSB) are allegedly involved in stealing water being supplied to Karachi’s PS 104 constituency, which has curtailed water supply to several areas, it emerged on Tuesday. According to details, water crisis

Retired and deceased employees promoted at KU

After the blind promotions of Dr. Nasira Khatun, Acting and Interim Vice Chancellor of Karachi University, the retired and the deceased have also been awarded higher grades. According to details, due to continuous promotions, the working class in the university

Why were steps not taken for security of Chinese teachers at KU despite threats?

KARACHI: The blast at the University of Karachi (UoK) exposed the negligence and carelessness in the security arrangements for the Chinese teachers. A month earlier, the incumbent acting KU administration had appointed people of its choice to all the key