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Telenor Youth Forum ‘16 alumni wins prestigious ‘Queen’s Young Leaders’ award

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Haroon Yasin, a Telenor Pakistan Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) Partner and Telenor Youth Forum (TYF) 2016 alumnus passionate about transforming the Pakistani educational landscape and making quality learning accessible to the underprivileged youth, has won the prestigious ‘Queen’s Young Leaders’ Award for his digital learning project ‘Orenda’. In June 2018, Haroon will be

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10-paisa hike in open market: dollar value closes at Rs111.10

KARACHI (Sarzameen News)- The most recent 10-paisa hike in the open market has taken the price of the US dollar to Rs. 110.10. Earlier in the day, dollar’s value had increased by 25 paisas in the international open market standing equal to Rs 111. Many currencies witnessed an increase in value relative to Rupee with Euro

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AIOU’s Christian employees celebrate Christmas

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Around eighty Christian employees of Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) here on Wednesday celebrated Christmas Day, paying rich tributes to Hazrat Esa (AS) for his message of love to humanity. The Day was marked with cutting a cake. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui who was the chief guest on the occasion congratulated

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LG’s new gram offers enhanced portability and all-round top performance

KARACHI/SEOUL (Sarzameen News)- At CES 2018, LG Electronics (LG) will unveil its latest LG gram laptops that deliver superior portability, enhanced powerful performance and convenience features. Since the incredibly lightweight laptop line debuted in 2014, LG has consistently surprised consumers by maximizing portability without sacrificing performance. The impressive successor to its previous lineup, the LG 2018

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FBR seeks details of Arif Lohar’s income sources

LAHORE (Web Desk) – Federal Board of Revenue (FBR) on Wednesday has sought details of famous Pakistani folk singer Arif Lohar’s income. While taking notice, the authorities expressed reservations over mentioned income sources and ordered him to submit the relevant record within 15 days. Talking on the issue, Arif Lohar said that he has never

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AIOU to hold Media’s conference on Friday

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will hold a first-ever National Conference on Media on Friday to strengthen press-academia partnership to promote quality education in the country. The theme of the conference is ‘Post-Modern Times: Challenges & Prospects’. Eminent media practitioners have been invited to attend the event. According to the chairman, the University’s

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Hyundai Nishat Motor inks agreement with govt to enter Pakistan’s car market

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Hyundai Nishat Motor, a unit of Nishat Mills, enters investment agreement with the Government of Pakistan to assemble and sell passenger and 1-ton commercial vehicles in the country, the company said in stock exchange filing in Karach on Fridayi. The statement to Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX) said that the ground breaking ceremony of

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PTCL envisions Pakistan’s digital transformation through Power of Public Cloud

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Pakistan Telecommunication Corporation Limited (PTCL) held a seminar on “The Power of Public Cloud” at a local hotel in Karachi, which was largely attended by CIOs, CTOs, and senior IT professionals from business and corporate sector. Dr. Daniel Ritz, President & CEO, PTCL was the keynote speaker on the occasion. Speaking on ‘The

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OIC recognizes Jerusalem as Palestine capital, rejects US move

ISTANBUL (Sarzameen News)- Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) on Wednesday recognized Jerusalem as the capital of Palestine after the controversial move of the United States to move its embassy in Jerusalem and declare it Israel’s capital. The declaration also called on the world to recognize East Jerusalem as the occupied capital of Palestinian state, condemning the

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Telenor & PLDDB launch ‘KhushaalAangan’, a dedicated IVR service for female farmers

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Aimed at empowering Pakistan’s female farmers and extending them the benefits of its flagship mobile agriculture service ‘KhushaalZamindar’, Telenor Pakistan in partnership with Punjab Livestock and Dairy Development Board (PLDDB)have launched a dedicated free of cost IVR service for female farmers in Punjab called ‘KhushaalAangan’. Female farmers will simply need to dial 727251

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