2011 December : AsiaNet-Pakistan

Archive for December, 2011

President Zardari condemns killing of Dr Saleem Kharal

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | President Secretariat

Islamabad: President Asif Ali Zardari has condemned the killing of Dr Saleem Kharal, who was gunned down in Karachi on Friday evening. A statement issued by Jameel Soomro of the Media Cell Bilawal House here on Saturday, said that the President has asked the Sindh Government to initiate inquiry to bring the culprits to book […]

Read More

Minister for Information inaugurated the installation of electronic payment system and up gradation of Peshawar Bus Terminal at Peshawar

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Government Institutions

Peshawar: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Minister for Information and Transport, Mian Iftikhar Hussain formally inaugurated the installation of electronic payment system and upgradation of Peshawar Bus Terminal at Peshawar on Friday. The electronic system would play a major role in eliminating the menace of overcharging along with favourable behaviour change. Electronic fee collection from vehicles would take […]

Read More

Supreme Court Implements the Order and Takes the Matter of Press Conference on Judicial Side

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Government Institutions

Islamabad: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has implemented the Court Order in Constitution Petitions No. 77 to 85 of 2011 [regarding the alleged memo delivered to Admiral Mike Mulen U.S Joint Chief Staff] filed under Article 184(3) of the Constitution of Islamic Republic of Pakistan, 1973 by sending copies to all concerned parties and further […]

Read More

Punjab University awards PhD degree in Dentistry to Syed Akhtar Hussain

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Government Institutions

Lahore: Punjab University has awarded PhD degree to Syed Akhtar Hussain Bokhari S/o Syed Ameer Shah in the subject of Community Dentistry after approval of his research thesis entitled “Influence of Periodontal Treatment on Systemic Inflammatory Mediators: hsC-Reactive Proteins, Fibrinogen and White Blood Cells in CHD Patients” He has completed his thesis under the supervision […]

Read More

Rulers urged to allocate 4 percent Gross Domestic Product to education Punjab University Voice Chancellor addresses 120th Convocation, distributes degrees and medals

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Government Institutions

Lahore: 120th Convocation of the Punjab University was held here in the Faisal Auditorium, New Campus on Saturday. Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran was chief guest on the occasion, while Registrar Prof Dr Muhammad Akhtar, Controller Examinations Prof Dr Liaquat Ali, all Deans of faculties, Principles of colleges, Directors of Institutes, heads of Departments, professors, […]

Read More

President Federation of Pakistan Chambers of Commerce and Industry addressing the audience during a Seminar

Islamabad: Senator Haji Ghulam Ali, President FPCCI addressing the audience during a Seminar, jointly arranged by FPCCI and HISAR Foundation, held on 31st December, 2011, at Federation House, Karachi. Seen in the picture Mr. Siddiq Sheikh, Head of CSR, Engr. Anwarul Haq Siddiqui, Ms. Rehana Mughni and other prominent speakers / participants. For more information, […]

Read More

Pakistan Telecommunication Company makes the Hajj dream of 40 employees come true

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Misc., Telecommunication

Islamabad: Pakistan Telecommunications Company Limited (PTCL) has made a dream come true for 40 of its employees by sponsoring their Hajj this year as part of its organizational commitment to provide incentives and encouragement to the good performing employees. “PTCL is proud to have played a central role in realizing a life-long spiritual and religious […]

Read More

Energy Decisions: Government reducing country to Stone Age Government policies made life of masses a misery in 2011 Business community loses all hope in Government No relief in sight in 2012 for masses

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Chambers of Commerce, Industries

Islamabad: Samina Fazil, founder President, Islamabad Women’s Chamber of Commerce and Industry (IWCCI) on Saturday said the incumbent government failed to provide any relief to masses in 2011. Controversial policies and unpopular decisions have made life very difficult for masses and business community, she said. The present incapable setup is not expected to bring any […]

Read More

Journalists of Pakistan face constant danger: 2011 Overview by Amin Yousuf Secretary General Pakistan Federal Union of Journalists

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Misc.

Islamabad: In the last two years, Pakistan has seen a surge in violence against journalists. As many as 23 journalists have been killed in 2010 and 2011. Many targeted for their stories and several others getting caught in bomb blasts and other acts of violence. In 2010, 14 journalists died in the line of duty. […]

Read More

Benazir Income Support Program is a giant step towards a social welfare state: says Governor Punjab Says Madame Farzana Raja

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | Misc.

Lahore: PPP is a political party of those who have made sacrifices for the rights of the people of Pakistan. For those who are terming our indiscriminate services to the people of the country as a political bribe, we want to make it clear that we will keep on serving the people despite of such […]

Read More

PPF, FFF Report of Training Workshop for Radio Professionals in Karachi

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | General

Pakistan Press Foundation in collaboration with Foundation for the Future organized a 3-day training workshop on “Gender Justice and Democracy” for Radio professionals, from 28-30 December, 2011at Mehran Hotel Karachi. 20 Radio professionals including 04 female participants from all over the country, Gilgit-Baltistan, Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) and Azad Kashmir participated in the workshop. […]

Read More

Concerning Latest Media Articles Concerning Silicone-Filled Breast Implants

[ 0 ] December 31, 2011 | General

AsiaNet 47900 COLOGNE, Germany, Dec. 31/PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ — Concerning latest media articles about PIP, Hartmut Müller-Gerbes, Head of Media Relations TÜV Rheinland, says: TÜV Rheinland has in February initiated proceedings against Poly Implant Prothèse with the French prosecution service in Marseille. PIP continued to mislead TÜV Rheinland as the experts were shown the conforming silicone and […]

Read More