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A meeting of the Board of Governors of Pakistan Study Centre was held the other day. Prof. Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan, Vice Chancellor/Chairman of the Board presided over the meeting. Director prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presented performance report and actions taken on decisions of the previous meeting. The Board confirmed recent selections by the Selection Board. It also took decisions on reports of various committees. The Board expressed its satisfaction over progress made by the Centre in all sectors (Academics, Research, Financial Discipline, Research journal and general administration) and gave its credit to the incumbent Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam. The meeting was attended by all members including DG HEC Regional Centre Arshad Kamran, Dean Faculty of Arts Dr Sayed Minhajul Hasan, Dr. Anwar Shaheen (Karachi University), Dr. Iqbal Chawla (Punjab University), Dr. Sayed Umar Hayat (Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad), Dr. Arshad Ali Director IER Peshawar University and Mr. Zafarullah Khan, Rector BRAIN University.

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Iqbal Day celebrated at Pakistan Study Centre https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/339-iqbal-day-celebrated-at-pakistan-study-centre https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/339-iqbal-day-celebrated-at-pakistan-study-centre

To commemorate the birthday of Allama Muhammad Iqbal, a seminar was held at Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. Faculty members, staff and students attended the seminar. Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam was key note speaker. He highlighted various aspects of Iqbal’s personality especially his political and philosophical role.

He said that Iqbal not only occupied key positions in All India Muslim League but was elected member of Punjab Legislative Assembly. He said that the greatest contribution of Iqbal was his 1930 address of Allahabad wherein he presented a roadmap for autonomy and ultimate freedom of Indian Muslims. He urged upon the young generation to study Iqbal’s thoughts and vision.

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Selection Board of Pakistan Study Centre holds meeting https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/338-selection-board-of-pakistan-study-centre-holds-meeting https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/338-selection-board-of-pakistan-study-centre-holds-meeting

Selection Board of Pakistan Study Centre holds meeting

The Selection Board of Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar held its meeting with Prof. Dr. Muhammad Asif Khan, Vice Chancellor University of Peshawar in chair. Dean of Social Sciences Prof Dr Jauhar Ali, Director Pakistan Study Centre Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-I-slam, Regional DG HEC Arshad Kamran, Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Balochistan Dr. Usman Tobawal and Director NIHCR Quaid-e-Azam University Islamabad Dr. Umar Hayat attended the meeting. The selection board interviewed several candidates for the posts of Associate Professors, Assistant Professors and Librarian.



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National Workshop on Conflict resolution https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/337-national-workshop-on-conflict-resolution https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/337-national-workshop-on-conflict-resolution

Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar and Pakistan Council of World Religions (Faith Friends) held a joint National workshop on “ Dispute Resolution in Educational Institutions”. Prof Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over the workshop. Miss Raveena Haroon and Christiana Advocate were resource persons. Selected staff members and students attended the workshop. Mr Maqsood Ahmad Salafi, Chairman Peace Foundation inaugurated the workshop.

In his inaugural speech, Mr. Salafi said that Quran , Sunnah and Pakhtun culture promote peace and tolerance. He said that interfaith harmony can ensure peace in the society. In their presentations, Miss Raveena Haroon and Christiana Advocate highlighted the concept of conflict resolution. They interacted with the participants and responded to multiple queries by them. Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam and Maqsood Ahmad Salafi distributed certificates among the trainees. Speaking on the occasion Prof Dr Fakhr-ul-Islam said that societies and states behave like living things. They suffer from various diseases. The critical and contagious disease of a given society is conflict. If conflict is not cured well on time, it spreads in the whole body of the society. He said that we need to bring into action our religious and social institutions for resolution of conflicts. Miss Remmna thanked the organizers and participants for their hard work and patience.

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Regional Director General HEC visits Pakistan Study Centre https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/335-http--wwwpscpeshorg-images-featured-10-18-arshad20kamranjpg https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/335-http--wwwpscpeshorg-images-featured-10-18-arshad20kamranjpg

The Regional Director General Higher Education Commission Mr. Arshad Kamran  visited Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. He was received by Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Director Pakistan Study Centre. They discussed matters pertaining to research and academics. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam briefed the visiting DG about the ongoing academic and research activities in the centre. He presented him latest progress report of the Centre. The Director General appreciated performance of the Centre. He assured the Director Pakistan Study Centre about help and patronage by the HEC.

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Director speaks at Police Investigation School ceremony https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/332-director-speaks-at-police-investigation-school-ceremony https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/332-director-speaks-at-police-investigation-school-ceremony

Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam was chief guest at Police Investigation School ceremony. The ceremony was held on occasion of graduation ceremony on the completion of Forensic Investigation course. Officers from all districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa attended the course. The Commandant of the School Naseeb Shah in his welcome address thanked Dr. Fakhar for gracing the occasion. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that proper investigation is essential for curbing crimes and administration of justice. He said that technological advancement has revolutionized investigation. He said that so far Khyber Pakhtunkhwa was lagging behind in forensic investigation but courses at Police Investigation School and establishing state-of—the-art laboratories in Peshawar are going to make a lot of difference. He paid rich tributes to the performance of KP Police and sacrifices of martyrs. At the end, he distributed certificates among participants of the course.

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Director speaks at FATA University Peace Conference https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/331-director-speaks-at-fata-university-peace-conference https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/331-director-speaks-at-fata-university-peace-conference

Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar delivered a key note lecture at Peace Conference at FATA University, Dara Adam Khel. Presided over by the Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Tahir Shah, the conference was held in connection with International peace day.

In his key note address, Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam gave a perspective of International day of peace. He regretted that the world in general and our region in particular, are striving for peace and tranquility. He said that both Islam and Pashtun culture promote peace but unluckily we have abandoned these sources. He said that we need individuals with positive attitude, peace of mind and tolerance for a peaceful society. He said that the first step to peace is tolerance and respect for each other's point of view.  The conference was followed by a peace walk which had a round of the whole campus and terminated at Vice Chancellor's secretariat. Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Tahir Shah delivered a concluding speech.


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Pashto Academy Quetta and PSC agree to exchange literary delegations https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/330-pashto-academy-quetta-and-psc-agree-to-exchange-literary-delegations https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/330-pashto-academy-quetta-and-psc-agree-to-exchange-literary-delegations

The office bearers of Pashto Academy Quetta and Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar agreed to exchange literary delegations in the near future. The decision to this effect was taken in a meeting at Pashto Academy Quetta complex on 17th September 2018.

Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam, Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar represented his centre while Syed Khair Muhammad Arif hosted the meeting. The other participants included Prof. Dr. Usman Tobawal, Director Pakistan Study Centre University of Balochistan, Prof. Dr. Javed Iqbal, Pashto Department University of Balochistan, Prof. Dr. Abdur Rauf Rafiqi and Sultan Zakhpail. It may be noted that both the institutions have signed a MoU a couple of months ago.  Speaking on the occasion, Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam said that one of the objectives of Pakistan Study Centres is to promote languages of Pakistan and conduct research on them. The signing of MoU with Pashto Academy Quetta is to achieve that objective. Syed Khair Muhammad Arif President Pashto Academy Quetta welcomed the visiting Director and briefed the meeting on the possibility of mutual cooperation. At the end, both sides agreed to exchange literary delegations in the near future.

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Condolence Reference https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/329-condolence-reference https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/329-condolence-reference

A condolence reference for Dr. Hassan Sohaib Murad, founding Chairman University of Management and Technology was held at Pakistan Study Centre University of Peshawar. He died in a road accident the other day.  Director Prof. Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over. All the staff of the centre attended the reference. Speaking on the occasion Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam threw light on the eventful and successful career of the deceased. He said Dr. Hassan was an asset for Pakistan and the Muslim Ummah. His departure has created a huge gap which may take a long time to be filled in, Dr. Fakhar concluded. At the end, the participants offered fateha for the departed soul.


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Defence Day https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/328-defence-day https://pscpesh.org/index.php/news-archives/item/328-defence-day

To commemorate 6th September as Defence Day,  a function was held at Pakistan Study Centre. Staff members and students attended. Speaking on the occasion, Director PSC Prof Dr Fakhrul Islam paid rich tributes to martyrs and veterans of the 1965 war. He said the Armed Forces of Pakistan gallantly defended their motherland. He said this could be made possible as a result of harmony between the nation and the Armed Forces. During the rally, students chanted slogans in support of Pakistan and its Armed Forces.

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