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Now You Can Check If Your Accessories Are Compatible With Your iPhone With ‘Find My’

In recent news, Apple has launched a new application called ‘Find My Certification Asst.’ (FCMA) which is specifically developed...

Apr 7 · >

Here is how to check if your Facebook data is part of a major leak exposing millions

Multiple reports over the weekend confirmed that an attacker published details — including names, user IDs, phone numbers, and...

Apr 6 · >

PayPal launches crypto checkout service to let consumers use crypto for purchases

PayPal is all set to start allowing U.S. consumers to use their cryptocurrency holdings to pay at millions of...

Mar 30 · >

HEC invites applications for Interim Placement of Fresh PhDs (IPFP)

On Sunday, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) announced to invite applications for Batch-2 of the Interim Placement of Fresh PhDs...

Mar 8 · >

This smartphone app offers mini check-ups ‘in just 45 seconds’

That’s right: you can use your smartphone to determine your heart rate, oxygen levels, and even you stress levels...

Feb 24 · >

Fact checking Waqar Zaka’s claim that Pakistan missed its chance to pay off its debt with Bitcoins

In the wake of the cryptocurrency boom, Waqar Zaka emerged as a cryptocurrency advocate and began using his social...

Feb 23 · >

100 high tech vehicles to replace security check posts in Islamabad

The government is all set to purchase 100 digitally equipped vehicles to boost security in Islamabad, as they will...

Feb 21 · >

Microsoft and HEC renew their agreement to boost digital transformation in Pakistan

Microsoft Pakistan and the Higher Education Commission (HEC) have signed an Education Transformation Agreement (ETA) via a virtual meeting...

Feb 18 · >

HEC issues alert for students: confirm accreditation of professional degrees before admission

The higher education commission (HEC) has taken a series of measures to improve higher education quality. The latest alert...

Feb 18 · >

HEC just released its final decision on conduct of exams (hint: it’s controversial)

In the wake of week-long protests throughout the country that pitted universities against students demanding online exams, the Higher...

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Jan 27 · >

Twitter Introduces ‘Birdwatch’, its crowdfunded fact-checking portal

Twitter has recently released its very own, community–driven fact-checking initiative called “Birdwatch.” 🐦 Today we’re introducing @Birdwatch, a community-driven...

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Jan 26 · >

HEC removes the requirement of MS, MPhil for PhD

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has decided to suspend the requirement of MS, MPhil to pursue a...

Jan 21 · >

Islamabad Police implements new security measures after removal of checkposts

Islamabad Police has started using a new security mechanism to ensure the safety of its citizens whilst removing the...

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Jan 19 · >

Fact Check: Is the “Argentina COVID” video really a virus?

The National Information Technology Board (NITB) of Pakistan has just released a warning for all of its citizens stating...

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Jan 11 · >

FACT CHECK: Will WhatsApp block your account if you don’t accept its new privacy policy?

Remember how, on the cusp of being acquired by Facebook back in 2014, WhatsApp assured its loyal base of...

Jan 8 · >

ECC approves Rs2.268 billion grant for HEC

The Economic Coordination Committee (ECC) approved a grant of PKR 2.268 billion for the Higher Education Commission (HEC) on...

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Jan 7 · >

What you should check before buying a used smartphone in Pakistan

Used and refurbished smartphones are a great way to get the phone that you want at a considerably low...

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Jan 4 · >

HEC’s World Bank funding to be cancelled if Rs. 2.27b grant not approved

A supplementary grant worth Rs. 2.27 billion has been sought out by the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan...

Dec 30 · >

In a first, HEC launches online degree verification and attestation service

In an impactful move for the future of academics and students across the nation, the Higher Education Commission (HEC)...

Dec 21 · >

NTC lashes out at HEC over the agreement with Microsoft worth $3 million annually

The National Telecommunication Corporation (NTC) has questioned the agreement that the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has signed...

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Dec 16 · >

HEC announces new scholarships for Bachelor’s, Master’s and PhD Degrees in Hungary

The Higher Education Commission has announced that applications for the Stipendium Hungaricum Scholarship Program are now open. The Stipendium...

Nov 23 · >

Fact check: Is Google REALLY launching operations in Lahore?

So, according to a recent tweet by PTI member Mujtaba Sharf, Google is about to launch its operations in...

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Nov 9 · >

In midst of rising COVID cases, President Arif Alvi asks HEC to formulate distant learning policy

In a meeting held with the Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan, the President of Pakistan, Dr. Arif Alvi...

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Nov 5 · >

HEC’s PERIDOT Research Funding now also open for faculty members

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) of Pakistan has now opened their PERIDOT Research funding program for full-time faculty members...

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Oct 22 · >