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9 April 2018

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2 Monday, April 9, 2018 Metropolitan Three more MQM-P lawmakers join PSP KARACHI: Sikandar Rajput Staff Reporter KARACHI: The recent wave of desertions from the Muttahida Qaumi M o v e m e n t - P a k i s t a n (MQM-P) to the Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) continued on Sunday with NA-242 lawmaker Mehboob Alam jumping the ship along with MPA Saifuddin Khalid and Muhammad Kamran. PSP chief Mustafa Kamal made the announcement during a press conference at Pakistan House. Kamal remarked that he hopes that the next prime minister would be from the PSP or a PSPbacked member. Earlier, on April 4, KARACHI: Dean Faculty of Life Sciences, Mohammad Ali Jinnah University (MAJU), Karachi Prof. Dr. Kamran Azim said that more and less all automated software’s have shifted to computer based in biological sciences presently. Software or software program based analysis most of them are an easy to use platform of biologists to learn with lucid programming list and modules available in chief supply. Learning python based programming is now an indescribable pre-requisite KARACHI: Pak Sarzameen Party (PSP) Chief, Mustafa Kamal addresses to media persons during press conference regarding joining of Muttahida Qaumi Movement (MQM-P) leaders Mehboob Alam, Saif Uddin and Kamran Farooqi, at Pakistan House. MQM-P MNA Muhammad Muzammil Qureshi PSP. Qureshi belonged to the Farooq Sattar-led faction of MQM-P. Speaking about his decision, Qureshi had said that in biological sciences now days. These views he expressed while he was addressing to the concluding session of a two week long workshop on Python programming for biologists last evening at university campus. The workshop was organized by Biosciences department, MAJU in collaboration with House of Interdisciplinary Interaction Club. (HIIC). Around 15 Biologists from Karachi University, Usman Institute of Technology and other institutions attended this workshop. Biologist he joined PSP as there is no scandal or pressure within the party. “We need to form a way to solve problems of the Urdu-speaking community.” While speaking to the journalists, Qureshi Mohammad Ali of Karachi University was the instructor of workshop. The other experts who addressed the workshop were included Dr. Ali Shoaib, Dr.Khitab Gul, Dr. Bushra Bilal, Dr. Huma Javed, Faisal Shahid and others. Addressing to the workshop Dr. Kamran Azim said that this workshop has focused target audiences who are related to Bioinformatics and wish to open new dimensions of thinking in young scientists. He said that biology, physics, chemistry and mathematics had their own requested the media to stop using terms such as ‘kites being cut’ and ‘wickets falling’ to refer to people leaving MQM-P. “We are not kites or wickets. We are people who Workshop held at M.A. Jinnah university for biologists KARACHI: Group photo of the participants of workshop on python programming for Biologists with Director, Academics, Mohammad All Jinnah University Karachi Prof. Dr.Roshan Shaikh. The workshop was organized by Biosciences department at university campus. KARACHI: Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC) Chairman, Arif Elahi distributes shields to students and staffs of Amiran Foundation Educational Academy during Annual Result ceremony. Man injured in armed attack KARACHI: A man was shot and injured by unknown men in Ahsanabad near Gulshan-e-Maymar area of the city. Unknown armed men opened fire on an unidentified man, aged 55, in Ahsanabad near Gulshan-e-Maymar area of the city. As a result, he suffered severe injuries. limitations in the past but now due to research activities these limits are no more exist. He said that now it has become very necessary for a Biologist to be expert in computer science and mathematics. He said that we cannot continue our research activities to keep ourselves in a particular domain; we need expertise which helps us to continue our research work. He told that we are still not providing computer science education to biologists in the country which has become more vital now and realizing this fact we have organized this workshop. Another objective to organize this workshop was that we want to bring expert from different departments at one place so that they may share their knowledge and experience with each other. Later on Director Academic, MAJU Prof. Dr. Roshan Shaikh distributed certificates among the participants of workshop. He also congratulated to Biosciences department teachers for organizing such an informative and useful workshop. KU awards 18 MPhil and 19 PhD degrees KARACHI: Registrar (Microbiology), Dr. Farah University of Karachi has Asad (MBBS) notified that Board of (Pharmacology, BMSI), Advanced studies and Afshan Inayat (Urdu), Research (BASR), Munazza Zohaer University of Karachi in its (Molecular Medicine), meeting under the chairmanship Farah Inam Ullah (Applied of Prof. Dr. Chemistry), Naqib ullah Muhammad Ajmal Khan, Vice Chancellor, University (Islamic Learning), Lubna Mobin (Food Science & of Karachi awarded 18 Technology), Farhat M.Phil and 19 PhD. degrees Hussain Khan (Library & in various disciplines. Ph.D Information Science) Degrees were awarded to Naveed Ahmad (Marine Sharmeen Fayyaz Biology), Saira Yahya (Chemistry, HEJ), Safdar (Microbiology), Fareeha Ali (Physiology), Amena Majeed (European Studies, Baig (Biochemistry, NCP), ASCE), Madeeha Latif Abdul Rasheed Kalwar (Clinical Psychology), (Public Administration), Faisal Sultan Qadri Rakshanda Bano (Political Science), Nazia Masood (Economics) and Asif Ali (Economics). have made the decision on our own accord. We want to work for the betterment of the people,” he added. On April 1, MQM-P MNA from Hyderabad, Waseem Hussain, announced joining the PSP whereas on March 29, MQM-P MNA Dr Fouzia Hameed announced the same. Before them, on March 28, two women provincial lawmakers of MQM-P MPAs Naheed Begum and Naila Munir had jumped ship. Former MQM leader and Karachi mayor, Mustafa Kamal, had in March 2016 announced his own party, PSP, along with former MQM leader Anis Qaimkhani. Boy knocked down by vehicle dies KARACHI: A boy was killed in a road accident in Gulistan-e-Johar area of the city on Sunday. An unidentified boy, aged 12, was hit by a vehicle near Munawar Chowrangi in Gulistan-e-Johar. As a result, he suffered severe injuries and died on the spot. KARACHI: The Sohail Zindani Company organized a Parenting Skill Seminar today, entitled “Nurturing Future Leaders”. The seminar was conducted at the Crystal Ball Room, Karachi Marriott Hotel. The event was sponsored by Pak Suzuki and KFC. Suno FM 89.4 and Learning Social activist and ‘Fix It’ founder Alamgir Khan has vowed to approach NAB against Karachi Mayor Waseem Akhtar. He affirmed this while speaking to media persons KARACHI: Chairman DMC Central, Rehan Hashmi inspecting street beautification work at 5-C-4 North Karachi. MPAs also witness the event. ‘FixIt’ chief vows to move NAB against Karachi mayor outside Karachi Metropolitan Corporation head office. Earlier, he led a rally of dozens of his supporters from Tibet Center to the mayor’s office. There were two garbage picking trucks with the rally as Khan had vowed to dump city’s trash outside the KMC building to protest the mayor’s failure in cleaning the city. However, the trucks were not offloaded. KARACHI: Members of Fixit are holding garbage throw rally, outside KMC Head Office. Investment in healthcare enhances human capital KARACHI: Investment in healthcare always enhances the human capital and the major indicator of the developed countries is their heavy investment to keep their populations healthy, said Pasban e Pakistan President Altaf Shakoor. In a statement here in connection with the world health day, he noted that the dismal healthcare in Pakistan is the result of the negligence of rulers towards their constitutional responsibilities to ensure proper medical care of citizens. He said the rising disease burden in our country and shrinking medical care facilities for the poor is a matter of grave concern. He said the government has even failed to provide the citizens with basic facility of clean potable water. Mastering art of parenting to nurture children as future leaders with Sohail Zindani Co Minds were the media partners and learning partners, respectively. More than 120 attendees, which included teachers, parents and to-be parents, were a part of this learning venture today morning. Ms. Darakhshan Rabdino was the mistress of the ceremony. KARACHI: Seminar organised by Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto University of Law (SZABUL) on "The Charismatic personality of Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto and his Role in Building Institutions in Pakistan" is in progress. Sindh Minister Planning and Development Saeed Ghani, Founding Vice Chancellor SZABUL Justice rtd Qazi Khalid Ali, Sirajuddin Aziz, Dr Abdul Jabbar Khattak, Muhammad Aqil Advocate, Mian Zahid Hussain and Registrar Syed Sharaf Ali Shah are addressing the Seminar. KARACHI: Chairman DMC East, Moid Anwar inspecting cleanliness in Gulshan-e-Iqbal UCs. ‘Corruption through uplift schemes devouring economy’ KARACHI: Mega corruption in the name of development schemes has been devouring our already fragile economy and the apex courts and the Election Commission of Pakistan should take notice of this evil conspiracy against the nation and country in the wake of coming general elections, said Pasban e Pakistan General Secretary Usman Moazzam. KARACHI: Pakistan National Shipping Corporation (PNSC) Chairman, Arif Elahi distributes shields to students and staffs of Amiran Foundation Educational Academy during Annual Result ceremony. KARACHI: Chairman DMC South, Malik Muhammad Fayyaz inaugurating fountain at Miran Naka roundabout. KARACHI: District Municipal Korangi Vice Chairman Syed Ahmed Ali visited Shah Faisal town areas and inspected development and cleanliness works. Ali directed UC members to make hectic efforts to resolve the problems being faced by their areas and finish these uplift works within stipulated time and quality. The vice chairman visited different areas of Shah Faisal town and met union committee and district officials. He also inspected different development and KARACHI: Construction of Orange Line Bus Service project is pending in Banaras Colony causing inconvenience for the motorists which requires attention of authorities concerned. DMC Korangi chief inspects uplift works cleanliness works in the town. He directed relevant officials to continue work on development projects and resolve civic issue so that citizens can get benefit. With the coordination of relevant departments, we can bring more improvement to cleaning work of streets and surrounding areas so as to create healthy environment. Ali visited streets of Shah Faisal town No. 5 where sewerage lines were being laid. He instructed contractors to ensure quality work and complete it timely.

Liaquat Jatoi claims about PPP ministers likely to book in corruption cases by NAB very soon By Allah Bux Khushik DADU: Pakistan Tehreek-i-Insaf central leader and former Sindh Chief Minister liaquat Ali Jatoi has claimed about PPP ministers that NAB is likely to book Pakistan People’s Party big wigs across the Sindh in corruption cases and it accountability will start from Sukkur. PTI-Pakistan Tehreek Insaf central and former Sindh chief minister liaquat Ali jatoi was addressing to public gathering at Irrigation ground of Johi town of Dadu district here on Monday evening. Without taking PPP minister name, PTI leader liaquat Jatoi claimed that food minister of Pakistan People’s Party had embezzled billion of rupee and very soon he (PPP minister for food department) would be arrested by NAB team and other big wigs also. He ISLAMABAD: Scholars at seminar held at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) underline need of practical experience of “Analyzing Climate Data-sets use Grid Analysis & Display System (GrADs). The event was organized by Department of Biology and Environmental Science, AIOU in collaboration with Pakistan Meteorological Department (PMD). It was part of the University’s regular activities of professional development and capacity building of the staff, as per the vision of the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. said that time was going to change and no one Ayan or other would smuggle illegal money for aboard countries. He alleged that Paksitan People’s Party ministers had looted money and promoted their personal big wiges with bad intention to snatch public right across the Sindh. He said that PPP government had deprived Sindhi people across the Sindh but PTI would give all kind of basic facilities to public. Giving remarks about Pakistan People’s Party chairman Bilawal Bhutto’s statement that he (liaquat Jatoi) was removed from his chief minister seat for corruption. He rejected before public and told Bilawal that he was neither he had done corruption nor he was removed for his chief minister seat but after tragic incident of Hakeem Saeed, he was removed . He advised Pakistan People’s Party Chairman Bilawal Bhutto-Zardari, he might not be given fake statement about him because Shahid Siddiqui. The scholars spoke about globalregional climate models and their inter-comparisons. Participants gained sufficient experience on use of GrADs, during the event that was kind of training workshop for going through the climate data-set analysis.Resource persons from PMD, Mr. Burhan Ahmad, Mr. Syed Ahsan Ali, Dr. Jahangir Awan, Mr.Qamar Munir shared highlighted their expert knowledge on Simulations of South Asian Summer Monsoon and Diagnostic Studies Of Weather Extremes. They Bilawal is also part of corruption. PTI-Pakistan Central leader Liaquat Ali jatoi said that when he was Sindh chief minister he promoted all mega project in Sindh specially in Dadu, like, Gorakh Hill station and other developments schemes of dadu district but after his tenure all projects and schemes were handover to PPP corrupt ministers which has caused public are facing great hardships. He said that owing to corruption also gave overview of on-going PMD research projects in modeling climate system dynamics at Research & Development Division, PMD. About 35 Scholars & Academicians from Bahawaldin Zakariya University (BZU) Multan, Islamia University Bahawalpur, Punjab University Lahore, International Islamic University (IIUI), NUST, Institute of Space Technology (IST), Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), PMAS Arid Agriculture participated participated in the two-day training sessions. in Gorakh Hill project funds no one tourist was ready to visit Gorak Hill station. He said that when he was CM there was water facility and roads facilities but this time Gorakh Hill’s tourist was seeking basic facilities because funds were embezzled by a PPP MNA. On that Occasion, PTI local leader Bandh Ali Laghari, Kareem Ali Jatoi, Aishque Ali Zanour, Pir Ghunbal Shah and other leaders also spoke to public gathering. Efforts underway to restore corrupt AIOU-PMD undertakes issue of climate data analysis director: NAB ISLAMABAD: Some HYDERABAD: Sahar Welfare Organizing is providing help to people to protect them from heat stroke. Anti-polio drive begins in KP, FATA and GB today ISLAMABAD: A threeday anti-polio campaign will begin in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) today. According to a report quoting Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Health Department more than six point seven million children up to five years of age will be administered anti-polio drops. About twenty-six thousand teams have been constituted, which will visit door to door to ensure administering anti-polio drops to the children. Polio teams will also be available at railway stations, bus stands and other public places to ensure administering anti-polio drops to each and every child. Special security measures have been taken for security of polio teams. A three-day anti-polio campaign also begins in Gilgit- Baltistan on Monday. More than 238,000 children of five years will be administered anti polio vaccine. Free screening camp for Hepatitis organized at Sakrand Vijay Kumar S H A H E E D BENAZIRABAD: Blood screening tests conducted on people from various segments of the society show messenger, that hepatitis prevalence is a serious health hazard in Taluka Sakrand. One-day medical camp was held at the khanzada Community hall sakrand. At the camp, 600 people, including women and children, from various walks of life were vaccinated. While talking to daily President Nawab Ahmed Khanzada said that liver diseases are getting raised due to contaminated water. Mostly people are dying because of having hep B and C if timely check up occur then it can be treated easily and precious lives can be saved. "Awareness must be given to every one because it is fatal disease which may kill many ", He added On the occasion, Shabir Rajput, Azam Rawal, Qurban umrani, Muhammad Naeem Khanzada, Muhammad Murad Khanzada, Surgeon Gul Muhammad Mari, Dr Mansoor Quraishi, Arif Hasariya, Rashid Shakoor khanzada, Asif Ikhtiyar Khanzada, Mukhtiar Khanzada and others also spoke. Two brothers killed in firing at Okara OKARA: Two brothers were killed in firing in day time at the main bazaar of Okara as unidentified armed men riding a car opened indiscriminate fires on them. According to details two brothers including Zafar Iqbal and Ali Akbar were killed as unidentified armed men open straight fires on them due to which layer of harassment was witnessed in the bazaar. Meanwhile local police have reached the spot and started investigation, while strict checking at all the entry and exit points have been started to catch the murderers. By Imran Sharif elements have stated efforts to restore NAB grilled corrupt Director Housing in Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) the sub department of Ministry of Overseas Pakistanis. The credible sources stated that ministry is fully committed to restore the corrupt director Iqbal Shah. According to credible sources, Secretary of OPF Hashim Popalzai had tried his level best to restore Iqbal Shah in the board of governor meeting; however, Board rejected the proposal of his restoration. The board of governess was told in meeting that Iqbal receiving the salary and other benefits from ministry but he is not working in office. Sources added that it was observed in the Board meeting that former director is corrupt person, who will not be bring back in OPF at any cost. ISLAMABAD: The newly elected President of State Agents Association and Win Win Associate Chief Executive Sardar Tahir has lauded the government on announcement of amnesty scheme and termed that announcement of amnesty scheme like a fresh air for the investors. He stated this in an interview with Morning Mail on Sunday. He said that country property business would definitely take new height Monday, April 9, 2018 National Abbas Kassar HYDERABAD: Sindh government has failed to set up wheat procurement centers and with it also failed to provide Bardana ( empty gunny bags) to growers. After devastating sugarcane cultivation it seems government was bent to ruin wheat crops also so it can convert Sindh into Moenjo Daro. Apart from these facts the agriculturists were facing acute shortage of water culminating in corrosion of land by sea. The growers have expressed concern on the situation and have demanded implementation of 1991 Water Accord in Indus river and to rescind 3-tier water formula. They also demanded to immediately set up wheat procurement centers across the province and to provide Bardana to wheat growers. These views were expressed in a meeting of Sindh Chamber of Agriculture which was 3 Wheat procurement centers abandoned: No Bardana to growers SRINAGAR: In occupied Kashmir, complete shutdown is being observed for the 8th straight day, today, against the killing of civilians by Indian forces in Shopian town, last Sunday. All shops and business establishments are closed while traffic is off the road in the district. The educational institutions have been closed across the district since the killings. Pulwama town is also observing shutdown to mourn the death of a local youth Mussavir Hasaan Wani. Mussavir was martyred by Indian troops during a cordon and search operation in Kangan area of Pulwama on Friday evening. All shops and business establishments are closed while public transport is off the road in the town. Skeletal movement of private vehicles was witnessed in the area. Meanwhile, police arrested several activists of Dukhtaran-e-Millat from Pinglan area of Pulwama district and lodged them in held through video link at Karachi, Hyderabad, Sukkur, Sanghar ande Ghotki, presided over by central president Qabool Muhammad Khatian. The meeting was informed that though procurement centers were set up but, as yet, no staff appointed. The meeting was briefed that government had made commitment to transparency in distribution of Bardana but failed to implement its pledge. Shopian, Pulwma shut against killings Abdul Mateen Mahar KHAIRPUR: A Youth killed four other injured over land dispute near Sobhodero on Sunday. According to detail the clash was started among Luk and Bhatti community at village Feroze Luk in Police Station Pulwama. A DeM spokesperson said that seven party activists were on their way to visit the residence of Mussavvir Wani and express sympathies with his family, when police intercepted them and arrested them. “Seven of our activists have been detained by the Special Task Force of police,” the spokesperson added. SP Pulwama in a media interview confirmed that police had arrested some women and they were being questioned. Youth killed other four hurt over land dispute near Sobhodero the jurisdiction of Kanoori ing Ghuma Huder, police station of Katchha Ghulam Hussain and area of Indus river over Murad Luk were injured ownership of land and and they brought to both groups fired upon each other resulted one youth Sajaad Ali Luk was died on the spot while other four people includ- Sobhodero and Gambat hospital. Police died register the case of incident till the filing of story. State Agents Association lauds govt step of announcing amnesty scheme now after the announcement of this a amnesty scheme. However, he expressed annoyance over the performance of Capital Development Authority (CDA) and added that civic society should how its performance. Responding a question regarding the shortage of water in Federal Capital he stated that CDA should do practical work on Ghazi Barotha Water Supply project as the mega project is in pipeline for out of ongoing crises. He said people have been contacting with local leaders of PTI to have membership. Usamn Dar said that his party will ‘thrash all the rival political parties’ in the next elections. He said that the state in "new-Pakistan" will stand with the poor, provide employment opportunities and technical education so that the youth can be empowered. Dar stressed that only strong institutions can help make the country progress, adding the example of Europe where institutions are empowered for the betterment of the people. He said that his party will elevate the status of students in Madrassa and take responsibility for their future. He assured to provide an education system based on equality. He gave the example fo Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP), saying that the PTI-led coalition government in the province ensured quality education, plantation of billion trees and non-political police force. The meeting was chaired by PTI leader CH.Zia Ullah Khara, Ali Asjad Malhi, Dr Firdos Ashiq Awan, Brig Retd. Muhammad Aslam Ghumman,Zarar Khan, Usama farooq,Qazi naeem, Haseeb safdar butt past many years. Answering a question regarding the property business he stated that lot of changes have been happened in his business and added that country common persons learn a lot regarding property business. “Now after the announcement of amnesty scheme this business would again flourish, he added. Responding a question regarding the performance of CDA, he stated that civic body work is not up to the mark. PTI finalizes arrangement for Sialkot membership campaign on Apr 13 SIALKOT: A meeting was held by Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leader Usman Dar finalised all arrangements to accord a warm welcome to their party chief Imran Khan upon his arrival in April 13 who is visiting the membership camps in Daska city. In this regard, leaders and workers of the PTI held various meetings and took out rallies in different parts of city to mobilise masses and party workers to receive Imran Khan in the Daska. While addressing the meeting in Royal Dream Fort Usman Dar said PTI has become the last hope for the distressed masses of Pakistan Amjad and Imran Khan is the only leader which has the ability to steer the country and Ammar gilani. Meanwhile, Daska Station House Officer (SHO) Ejaz ahmed Gujjar, following the directions of Chief Traffic Officer, devised a comprehensive traffic plan to facilitate the citizens and the party workers.

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