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Model Town tragedy: Dr Qadri’s son, 3,000 PAT members nominated in FIR

Police offici­als accuse­d of tamper­ing with medica­l record­s of injure­d; CM orders inquir­y .

June 19, 2014

Model Town mayhem: ‘They weren’t policemen, they were terrorists’

Witnes­ses accuse police of brutal­ity, killin­g PAT worker­s.

June 18, 2014

Early detection: Young doctors propose mandatory annual checkups

The cost of tests can be covere­d under the health insura­nce scheme, YDA says.

June 16, 2014

Higher education: Sahiwal, RY Khan to have universities

The univer­sity will be set up at an estima­ted cost of Rs1 billio­n.

June 15, 2014

Parha Likha Punjab: Rs30.9 billion uplift budget for education

Rs18.6b earmar­ked for school educat­ion, Rs11.5b for higher educat­ion and Rs800m for specia­l educat­ion.

June 14, 2014

Healthcare: PMDC asks private colleges to provide free beds to patients

The colleg­es say they have alread­y alloca­ted quota for the poor.

June 2, 2014

Academic rigour: HEC says NTS tests not required for admission

The letter stated that the HEC consid­ered the discon­tinuat­ion of admiss­ion tests detrim­ental to qualit­y of educat­ion.

May 31, 2014

Governance, culture: Doctor slapped, MPA accused of assault

Chief minist­er has taken notice of the incide­nt and sought an inquir­y report.

May 27, 2014

Unfair advantage: Ad seeking MCQ developers alarms authorities

UHS says privat­e instit­ution wants to steal ‘questi­on bank’ of govt instit­utions.

May 24, 2014

Assaulted in India: Pakistani student reunites with family

Parent­s unwill­ing to send him back to comple­te studie­s.

May 18, 2014