Author: Ali Shah

GCU organize Workshop on Bioinformatics

The GC University Lahore Institute of Industrial Biotechnology (GCU-IIB) Wednesday arranged a workshop on “Basic tools in Bioinformatics.” Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Hassan Amir Shah chaired the inaugural ceremony of the one-day workshop which was also addressed by Dr. Daniel Hoessli from Switzerland. In his opening remarks, GCU Dean Faculty of Science and Technology Prof. Dr. Islam Ullah Khan said that 250 participants from 35 different colleges, universities and research organizations from across the Pakistan were participating the workshop which covered a wide range of basic techniques of bioinformatics. He added that the objective to hold this workshop was...

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The Festival “Heritage Now” Concludes at Alhamra Lahore

Three-day long International archaeology festival entitled “Heritage Now” concluded on Sunday at Al-Hamra Arts Council, Lahore. The event was organized by the Higher Education Commission, (HEC) in collaboration with British Council Pakistan, French Embassy in Pakistan, University of the Punjab, Walled City of Lahore Authority (WCLA) and UNESCO. Among various fascinations of the festival exhibition were artifacts from different historical backgrounds and areas, and performances of folk singers and artisans, and research contributions on 13 different themes from national and international scholars along-with panel discussions. Executive Director HEC, Dr. Arshad Ali, in his welcoming address in the closing ceremony,...

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Sir Syed struggled to uplift Muslims through education: Dr. Nizam

Punjab Higher Education Commission Chairman Prof. Dr. Nizamuddin has said that Sir Syed’s struggle focused to uplift his Muslim community through acquiring modern education. He was addressing a seminar to pay tribute to Sir Syed Ahmad Khan organized by Punjab University Pakistan Study Centre at Al Raazi Hall here on Thursday. PU Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Zafar Moeen Nasir, Dean Faculty of Behavioral and Social Sciences Prof. Dr. Iqbal Chawla, Acting Director Pakistan Study Center Dr. Amjad Abbas Magsi, great grandson of Sir Syed Ahmed Khan Syed Muhammad Asadullah, Prof. Dr. Aqdas Ali Kazmi, faculty members and a large...

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An exclusive interview with Dr. Hussain Moh-ud-Din Qadri

It was 1st August 2015, convocation of Minhaj University Lahore at a famous hotel of the metropolitan. Usually such ceremonies always starts not as according to the given schedule because the late coming of the chief gust (most probably Governor) and his protocol, who always have many lame excuses, but I felt entirely change situation over there in the convocation of Minhaj University. The chairman of Board of Governors, Dr. Tahir ul Qadri arrived at the event well on time while the other gusts including Dr. Hassan and Dr. Hussain Qadri welcomed their father very humbly and respectfully. I...

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