ISLAMABAD: The costs of meals gadgets within the twin cities of Rawalpindi and Islamabad have elevated by 30% within the final two weeks.
In accordance with APP’s market survey right here on Tuesday, a rise of 25 to 30 % was noticed within the costs of meals gadgets, together with greens and fruits and different meals gadgets.
In accordance with the survey, a rise of 25 to 30 % was witnessed within the costs of greens, together with okra, capsicum, tamarind, cabbage and tomato.
Aside from this, the costs of peaches, apples, mangoes and bananas had additionally elevated.
Moreover, the worth of rice within the native market had additionally elevated by Rs. 80 per kg within the final two months.
On this event, when APP talked to the native enterprise leaders of the chambers, they defined the principle purpose for the present inflation to be the intra-regional demand and provide and the present rain state of affairs.
On this event, enterprise leaders and retailers stated that as a result of present rain and flood state of affairs within the nation, demand and provide remained disrupted, which additionally affected the market of Rawalpindi and Islamabad.
Chatting with APP on this event, President Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and Trade (ICCI) Shakeel Muneer stated that there have been many components within the present wave of inflation, together with demand and provide points.
He stated that the manufacturing and provide facet had been affected by the present rainfall state of affairs, which had an impression on the native market.
He stated that the frequent man was already affected by the inflation state of affairs, which was additionally affecting the enterprise
In the meantime, former Vice President ICCI and rice dealer Ashfaq Chatta stated that the worth of rice had elevated by Rs 80 since final month. Cultivation of rice was accomplished on the native degree however resulting from demand and provide points it had turn into costly.
He stated that Pakistan’s rice was exported overseas, which was an necessary purpose for not assembly the demand.
Launch of Salim Saifullah’s biography on Dec 8
PESHAWAR: The launch of a ebook titled: “Zindagi Tira Shukria”, an autobiography of senior politician former Senator Salim Saifullah Khan, can be held on Thursday (December 8) at Pearl Continental (PC) Lodge at 3:00pm.
Lt-Gen (r) Ali Kuli Khan Khattak, Hilal-Imtiaz (Navy) would preside over the ceremony whereas former Senate chairman Wasim Sajjad would take part as a chief visitor.
‘Advert hocism’ mars instructional commonplace in capital faculties
ISLAMABAD: Regardless of the supply of senior affiliate professors and their willingness to function heads of the establishments, most of the ICT faculties are functioning with out common heads or principals.
The common principals of different faculties have been overseeing the affairs of those faculties on a further/twin cost foundation.
An Affiliate Professor of a faculty on the situation of anonymity mentioned, “Cease-gap association has turn out to be a norm on the Federal Directorate of Training (FDE). The extra cost of faculties to some principals together with their unique postings signifies that the administration continues to encourage and function by way of Advert hocism”.
In accordance with him, “there is no such thing as a common principal at Islamabad Mannequin School for Boys (IMCB) G-15/1. Dr Rashid Ahmed Siddiqui who’s principally a professor of BPS-20 at IMCB F-7/3 and principal at IMCB F-11/1 is holding extra cost of IMCB F-15/1,” he mentioned.
Equally, there is no such thing as a common principal at IMCB Pakistan City. Mr Shahid Mehmood Abbasi who’s the common principal of IMCB G-11/1, can also be holding extra cost of Principalship of IMCB Pakistan City.
Mr Ihsanul Haq, a daily Principal at IMCB F-10/3, can also be entrusted with one other place of Principal IMCB G-13/2.
Ms. Saba Faisal, who’s Principal at Islamabad Mannequin School for Ladies (IMCG) F-10/2, is assigned with a further cost of Principal IMCG F-11/3. Ms. Shazia Rizvi, who’s common Principal at IMCG G-10/2, can also be saddled with a further cost of Principal G-13/1.
Dr Firdous Zara Bashir, who’s the principal of IMCG I-8/4, can also be holding cost of the Principal-ship of IMCG G-14/4.
There are over 100 succesful female and male affiliate professors in mannequin faculties ready for his or her flip at principal-ship.
“Amongst these, the senior affiliate professors could possibly be given the cost of principal-ship however regrettably current administration of FDE needs the system run on Advert hocism,” the professor mentioned.
One other affiliate professor mentioned, “We’re witnessing unprecedented Advert hocism in occupying key positions at FDE as an affiliate professor is holding the place of Principal of IMCB F-7/3 (morning and night shift)”.
He’s having fun with the positions of Director F.G Schools and Director Mannequin Schools too. Furthermore, he’s Space Training Officer as nicely for the final over 4 years. As a consequence of holding a number of positions by him, a multitude has been created.
Many of the information that want pressing consideration are pending with him. He can’t spare time to take care of all of his portfolios, resultantly, instructional establishments are badly struggling.
Furthermore, the mess of Advert hocism is prevalent within the appointment/posting of principals which has unfavorable penalties for instructional establishments and college students.
He urged the training minister to place an finish to Advert hocism at FDE and appoint full-fledged principals for guaranteeing efficient studying on the establishments.
When contacted, Dr Rahima Rehman, president of Federal Authorities School Lecturers Affiliation, mentioned, “As a consequence of lack of “Division of labour” at FDE, federal authorities faculties are badly ignored. The current director is occupying 4 key positions. He doesn’t have the capability to deal with larger training setup of federal authorities faculties.
“One could be a jack of all trades however can’t be a grasp (professional of all companies) so the administration of FDE ought to appoint a separate director to cope with the affairs of federal authorities faculties.” she mentioned.
‘Tales of the Coronary heart’ continues to draw artwork lovers
ISLAMABAD: A solo portray exhibition “Tales of the Coronary heart” by the outstanding artist Atif Khan at Tanzara Artwork Gallery (TAG) continues to draw the artwork lovers by means of his distinctive portrayal of socio-political and cultural narratives.
The exhibition was inaugurated by the Vice Chancellor, the Nationwide School of Arts (NCA), Professor Dr. Murtaza Jafri, and can proceed until November 09.
Noshi Qadir, curator of Tanzara Artwork Gallery (TAG) stated as a up to date image-maker, Khan pushes his creative limits by means of diverse creative ideas and visible explorations of social-political and cultural points.
The work of the famous artist Atif Khan interweaves Islamic miniature portray with fashionable geometric design and well-liked tradition which efficiently creates mysterious narratives by means of his juxtapositions of Mughal period figures inside mandala-like landscapes, she stated and added that by means of his distinctive paintings, Atif Khan had constructed a singular visible vocabulary of interweaving storytelling that addresses itself by means of a soul looking course of.
Noshi Qadir stated that Atif Khan’s work had been broadly exhibited at house and overseas and was a part of non-public and public collections worldwide. He’s a recipient of quite a few prestigious worldwide awards and has participated in workshops and residencies domestically and globally, she added.
Atif Khan’s work has been a part of collections particularly on the Bradford Museum, UK, Aga Khan Museum, Toronto, Canada, Sharjah Artwork Museum UAE, and the Islamic Museum of Australia Melbourne, Australia.
He has a number of solo exhibits to his credit score in Pakistan, UK, Jordan, Switzerland and India in addition to participated in quite a few group exhibits. In 2015, he gained the Lahore Biennale foundations Open Name competitors and developed the monumental sites-specific set up ‘Metropolis inside a Metropolis’ on the Chowk Istanbul in Lahore, Pakistan.
Alongside together with his creative observe, Khan is a school member on the prestigious Nationwide School of Artwork in Lahore, Pakistan since 2005 and serving as Assistant Professor within the Division of Tremendous Arts.
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