Pakistan Study Centre

University of Peshawar

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.

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.

  

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.

 
leftThe University of Peshawar is a public sector university in the city of Peshawar, Pakistan. The university was established in October 1950 by Mr. Liaquat Ali Khan, the first Prime Minister of Pakistan as an offshoot of Islamia College Peshawar, which was founded in 1913.  read more

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