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Pakistan urges Kabul to revisit decision on varsity education | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan urged the Afghan authorities to revisit the decision to suspend university and higher education for girls in Afghanistan, a press statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MoFA) stated on Wednesday. “Pakistan is disappointed to learn about the suspension of university and higher education for female students …

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LHC upholds PMC policy for admission to medical colleges | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: The Lahore High Court (LHC) upheld on Friday the decision of the Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) about calculating the students’ marks in elective subjects only for the purpose of admission to medical and dental colleges in 2021. The court dismissed the petition filed by the fresh candidates along with …

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Learning gap root cause of deficits | The Express Tribune

ISLAMABAD: Economists, public intellectuals and the media often discuss how fiscal and balance of payments deficits of Pakistan have been leading to poor economic performance. However, there is no discussion on the root cause of the twin deficits: the learning deficit. Educational institutions in Pakistan are merely concerned with conducting …

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