Month: May 2020

La Liga’s trainings resume with first match on June 11

La Liga’s trainings resume with first match on June 11

All La Liga clubs are going to start their trainings in phase four from June 01, 2020. La Liga has stayed postponed due to global outbreak of COVID-19 since March. Considering the significant reduction in corona virus cases, the Spanish authorities have now decided to start the topnotch league. The league will resume on June…

MBBS, BDS exams from June 1

MBBS, BDS exams from June 1

University of Health Sciences announced that the MBBS and BDS supplementary examinations will be conducted from June 1, 2020. The examinations were earlier postponed due to COVID-19. Earlier, the medical universities in Punjab had decided not to promote the medical students without examinations. Proper arrangements shall be made for the examinations by maintaining social distancing.

Government plans to present budget in June

Government plans to present budget in June

On June 12, 2020 the Government of Pakistan will present the budget for year 2020-21. It is expected that the economic survey of departing fiscal year 2019-20 will be released a day before the budget. With limited time in hand, the process of budget making will be expedited now as Eid holidays are over and…

Government reduces petrol prices

Government reduces petrol prices

Ministry of Finance has issued a statement regarding fuel prices with reduction in the petrol and kerosene oil prices and increase in diesel price from June 01, 2020. Petrol Price with reduction of Rs. 7.06 will be Rs. 74.52 per liter while diesel with little addition will be of Rs. 80.15 per liter. The price…

PU makes UET entry test compulsory for upcoming engineering intake

PU makes UET entry test compulsory for upcoming engineering intake

Punjab University (PU) has announced that University of Engineering and Technology (UET), Lahore entry test is mandatory for those students who want to get admission in PU’s BSc Engineering Programmes in upcoming intake. PU offers Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) accredited BSc Engineering programmes in Chemical Engineering, Chemical Engineering (with specialization in Petroleum and Gas Technology),…

Collaboration ends between McLaren and OnePlus

Collaboration ends between McLaren and OnePlus

McLaren, best known as a Formula One constructor, ended its scheduled partnership with OnePlus which was formed to make McLaren branded smart phones by OnePlus. The joint venture was started in the year 2018. The conclusion of collaboration has been announced by McLaren’s spokesperson. He said, “Our partnership with OnePlus, which came to its scheduled…

41 IPFP fellows complete NFDP training course

41 IPFP fellows complete NFDP training course

Forty one IPFP fellows completed the inaugural online National Faculty Development Programme (NFDP), a four-week intensive training course which was conducted through Microsoft Teams. The graduating scholars are fellows of the Interim Placement of Fresh PhDs (IPFP) programme funded by HEC. IPFP is designed to support universities in getting the services of fresh PhDs for…

Waqar Younis says goodbye to social media

Waqar Younis says goodbye to social media

Waqar Younis in his video message through twitter has announced to leave social media. He said someone has hacked his official account and liked some unethical content which is very derogatory. While expressing his anguish, Pakistan renowned cricketer who really put the reverse into swing has conveyed his decision of leaving social media to his…

Motor Industry awaits clear directives for full production

Motor Industry awaits clear directives for full production

The Indus Motor Company (IMC) and Atlas Honda Limited (AHL) resumed their plant operations to some extent while Pak Suzuki Motors Company Limited (PSMCL) has still not started its assembly plant operations. IMC has just started its trial production which will be converted into full capacity after June 7 whereas AHL opened up its plants…

Borussia Dortmund defeats Schalke in Bundesliga return game

Borussia Dortmund defeats Schalke in Bundesliga return game

Football fans had a thing to cheer after the restart of German Bundesliga. On their arrival at the game venue, both the teams were following social distancing guidelines and abiding by the prescribed safety measures. Replacements and trainers were face-masked while head coaches were permitted to remain mask free keeping in view their responsibility of…