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AIOU launches degree programs to project ‘Seerat-un-Nabi’

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)-  Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) will soon launch degree programs, Master, M.Phil and PhD- level on ‘Seerat-un- Nabi’(SAW). Outlines of the courses have already prepared and got approved from the University’s Academic Council, this was announced by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui on the advent of Ramzan-ul-Mubarik. The University will arrange

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Pakistan, KSA mark beginning of Ramazan together for the first time in six years

(Web Desk) – Pakistan and Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on Thursday marked the beginning of the holy month of Ramazan together for the first time in the six years. In Saudi Arabia, Ramazan crescent was also not sighted on Tuesday therefore, the holy month will begin in Pakistan and Gulf countries on a same day.

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50 teachers completed US Embassy-sponsored 10-week E-Teacher Scholarship program

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Fifty Pakistani English language teachers who successfully completed the US Embassy-sponsored 10-week E-Teacher Scholarship program presented on their experience at a four-day conference in Islamabad. According to the statement issued on Tuesday, participants graduated from courses focused on topics such as Critical Thinking, Assessment, TESOL Methodology, Education Technology, Teaching Reading, and Differentiated Learning.

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Samsung celebrates the “Spirit of Ramazan” by offering Brand New Prices on Smartphones

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Samsung recently celebrated the Spirit of Ramazan by presenting special prices on many of its leading Smartphones, including the Galaxy J7 Core (2GBRAM/16ROM)), Galaxy J5 Prime (2GB RAM/16 GB ROM), and Galaxy J7 Pro (3GB RAM/32GB ROM). Through this limited-time offer, these feature rich smartphones will be available for the customers at incredibly

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Did somebody say I fled to Canada, inquires biker Meesha Shafi

(Web Desk) – Singer, actress and model Meesha Shafi on Sunday overtly dismissed rumors that she had fled to Canada following tussle with renowned singer Ali Zafar. Shafi made these remarks on popular micro-blogging website Twitter as she shared some pictures of her attending a Women on Wheel rally arranged by Punjab government.What a liberating

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Manto teaser gives a glimpse into tumultuous life of rebel writer

Sarzameen News – The teaser of the much-awaited movie Manto was finally revealed at the 71st Cannes Film Festival on Saturday. Directed by Nandita Das, the film is based on author and playwright Saadat Hassan Manto, essayed by Nawazuddin Siddiqui. The teaser trailer, which gives a glimpse into the tumultuous life of rebel writer in

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Meesha’s counsels urge Ali to withdraw ‘false’ notice, apologise for ‘wrongs against women’

Sarzameen News – Singer-cum-actor Meesha Shafi’s counsels have rejected a legal notice sent to her by Ali Zafar over sexual harassment allegations against him. “At the very outset, we categorically deny all allegations, assertions and/or insinuation expressly or implicitly made in your notice against our client, all of which are legally and factually incorrect,” the

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First Tour de Khunjrab to begin today from Gilgit

GILGIT (Monitoring Desk) – The first international cycling race, Tour de Khunjrab, is scheduled to start today from Gilgit. Over a hundred cyclists —including those from other countries — in 12 teams will take part in the race. They will spend the night in Nagar and reach Sost on Saturday. According to Gilgit Division Commissioner

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#MeToo only scary till you say it: Meesha Shafi

Singer Meesha Shafi who came forward with sexual harassment allegations against Ali Zafar last month has once again urged people to speak up. “#MeToo. It’s only scary till you say it!” the singer tweeted. Earlier this week, Meesha had also tweeted to UN Women Pakistan thanking them for “their strong stance on ending the silence and

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PCA to organize Folk Finale on May 11

ISLAMABAD (Sarzameen News)- Punjab Council of the Arts (PCA) in collaboration with Rawalpindi Arts Council (RAC) would organize folk finale to celebrate the Punjab Folk Heritage on May 11. Executive Director Punjab Council of the Arts Ms. Saman Rai said that the event would promote folk cultural heritage of Punjab province. The Punjab province renowned folk

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