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The 05 key areas where the PTI government failed to deliver with respect to universities’ governance in Pakistan

The 05 key areas where the PTI government failed to deliver with respect to universities’ governance in Pakistan

In the previous blog post, ‘02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities in Pakistan’, some of the major areas where the incumbent government flunked to deliver on, were listed. This blog post takes a much closer and deeper look at these important points. 1. The burgeoning …

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The 02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities in Pakistan

02 years performance of PTI Government and miserable condition of universities

The PTI Government came to power with some dazzling slogans, eye-popping promises and amazingly impressive commitments to mesmerise the electorates. One such catchy line was to establish a world-class university in the Prime Minister House. The PM, Imran Khan reiterated his commitment umpteenth times, on numerous occasions that he would …

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The revival of HEC: A big challenge for the PTI Government

The revival of HEC: A big challenge for the PTI Government

Recently, one of the seasoned politicians and Chairman of the Public Accounts Committee reportedly admonished the administration of the public sector universities to mend their ways as they were not above accountability by any means. While addressing a meeting of the Committee, he emphasized that independence of the universities did …

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Do we really need to educate our political masters, first?

The revival of HEC: A big challenge for the PTI Government

In my humble opinion, the PTI government should establish a university of international standards, offering programs in Parliamentary Affairs and Government Reforms so that all the parliamentary debates, deliberations, legislation, and strategic level decisions are made based on judicious insight and meticulous research of the scholars, academics and researchers of …

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The role of social media: A dangerous game of misinformation

The role of social media: A dangerous game of misinformation

The PTI Chairman, Imran Khan in his maiden speech as PM enunciated, “Today is the age of social media. You should speak. You should keep an eye on us”. This is what he stated while referring to the efficacy of social media in guiding, correcting and counterbalancing the overall government …

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