Month: July 2020

HP enhances print experiences with cloud-based services and solutions

HP enhances print experiences with cloud-based services and solutions

HP Inc. has recently announced print services and solutions that enable companies to accelerate their shift to flexible, cloud-based environments. By harnessing the power of the cloud, HP is delivering personalized services and intelligent, purpose-built solutions that help streamline and automate processes so IT departments can focus on their most strategic priorities, the company said…

Amir joins Pakistan squad in Derby; Haris Rauf clears second COVID-19 test

Amir joins Pakistan squad in Derby; Haris Rauf clears second COVID-19 test

Fast bowler Mohammad Amir has joined the Pakistan squad in Derby after clearing both Covid-19 tests. Amir left for England from Pakistan on July 24 and, as per the UK government’s guidelines, was in isolation for a period of five days during which he was tested twice. Meanwhile, fast bowler Haris Rauf has cleared his…

Government increases petroleum products prices

Government increases petroleum products prices

Government of Pakistan has increased the prices of petroleum products on Friday. The decision to revise the fuel prices upwards was taken in view of the “rising oil prices trend in the global market”, said a statement issued by the Finance Division.  The new price of petrol (motor spirit) is Rs. 103.97 per litre while…

HEC invites faculty to submit research proposals for Local Challenge Fund awards

HEC invites faculty to submit research proposals for Local Challenge Fund awards

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has invited faculty members of public/private sector universities/degree awarding institutions to submit research proposals that can help address local issues. Deadline for project outline submission is September 1, 2020. The Local Challenge Fund (LCF) is a key element of the Higher Education Development in Pakistan Project supported by the World…

Zong 4G upgrades its self-service app “My Zong App”

Zong 4G upgrades its self-service app “My Zong App”

Zong 4G has upgraded its self-service app by adding several new features to meet the needs of the customers. “To facilitate our users and provide value to them, one of exciting new feature on the MZA is Zong 4G’s partnership with GoLootlo. The partnership allows our customers to avail exclusive discounts for an array of…

Federal Board will announce HSSC result on July 30

Federal Board will announce HSSC result on July 30

Federal Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (FBISE) Islamabad will announce HSSC 2020 result at 02:10 pm (local time) on July 30.  Parliamentary Secretary for Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, Wajiha Akram will be the chief guest of ceremony to be held at FBISE auditorium. The result will be available on FBISE official…

England won three-match test series against West Indies

England won three-match test series against West Indies

England won the three-match test series against West Indies by sealing victory in the third and final test at Old Trafford. Stuart Broad stood as Player of the series. England scored 369 in the first innings while West Indies batting lineup only reached to the total of 197 runs. On 226 score England declared its…

Pakistan shortlists twenty players for test series against England

Pakistan shortlists twenty players for test series against England

Pakistan has shortlisted twenty players for the three-match test series against England. The series will begin from August 5. Earlier, the team played two four-day intra-squad matches. The squad included Azhar Ali (captain), Babar Azam (vice-captain), Abid Ali, Asad Shafiq, Faheem Ashraf, Fawad Alam, Imam ul Haq, Imran Khan Snr, Kashif Bhatti, Mohammad Abbas, Mohammad Rizwan, Naseem Shah, Sarfaraz Ahmed, Shadab Khan, Shaheen Shah Afridi, Shan Masood, Sohail Khan, Usman Shinwari, Wahab…

Huawei opens four-day online Better World Summit 2020

Huawei opens four-day online Better World Summit 2020

Huawei is hosting a four-day online conference titled ‘Better World Summit’ from July 27 to July 30.The purpose of summit is to explore how ICT can be used to more effectively combat the spread of COVID-19 and boost post-pandemic economic recovery. On the opening day, Huawei’s Rotating Chairman Guo Ping elaborated on how synergy across…

Chairman HEC will discuss Tenure Track System in a live session on July 28

Chairman HEC will discuss Tenure Track System in a live session on July 28

Tariq Banuri, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC) will conduct a special live session on July 28, 2020 for discussing various issues related to Tenure Track System. Chairman HEC will be available on edutv.hec.gov.pk at 03:00 pm sharp. He will also answer live questions during the session. For live questions; tweet@edutv_hec.