Caretaker CM KP announces to establish Quantum Valley in Abbottabad, Haripur

Caretaker Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Syed Arshad Hussain Shah has announced to establish Quantum Valley in Abbottabad and Haripur districts on the pattern of Silicon Valley in California to impart training and education in the field of Informat…

Caretaker Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Syed Arshad Hussain Shah has announced to establish Quantum Valley in Abbottabad and Haripur districts on the pattern of Silicon Valley in California to impart training and education in the field of Information and Communication Technology. He made the announcement at the inauguration ceremonies held at Haripur University, and Abbottabad University. The Chief Minister asked the Higher Education Institutes to transform their education and training according to needs of the market.

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21st death anniversary of renowned Islamic scholar Dr. Hamidullah being observed today

The 21st death anniversary of renowned Islamic scholar, researcher, and orator Dr. Muhammad Hamidullah is being observed on Sunday. Born in Hyderabad, India, in February 1908, Dr. Hamidullah’s legacy transcends borders, and his life’s work continues t…

The 21st death anniversary of renowned Islamic scholar, researcher, and orator Dr. Muhammad Hamidullah is being observed on Sunday. Born in Hyderabad, India, in February 1908, Dr. Hamidullah's legacy transcends borders, and his life's work continues to inspire scholars and enthusiasts alike. Recognized for his exceptional abilities, he later served as a lecturer at the same institution. A true polyglot, Dr. Hamidullah mastered twenty-two languages, showcasing his commitment to breaking down linguistic barriers in the pursuit of knowledge. Over seven decades, he authored more than one hundred books and more than a thousand articles on various facets of Islamic studies, leaving an indelible mark on the academic world. During the formative years of Pakistan, Dr. Hamidullah played a pivotal role. His consultations and assistance were sought by the government of Pakistan during the acceptance of the Objectives Resolution. He delivered twelve lectures at Bahawalpur's Islamic University, earning recognition under the title 'Khutbat-e-Bahawalpur.' Among his notable achievements, Dr. Hamidullah translated the Holy Quran into the French language, a testament to his commitment to making Islamic knowledge accessible to diverse audiences. His magnum opus, the compilation of 'Sahifah Hammam ibn Munabbih,' stands as a monumental accomplishment in Islamic scholarship. In recognition of his outstanding contributions, the Pakistani government honored Dr. Hamidullah with the 'Hilal-e-Imtiaz.' On December 17, 2002, he passed away in Florida, USA, leaving behind a legacy that continues to resonate in the realms of Islamic scholarship and intercultural dialogue.

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Chawmos festival begins in Kalash valley of Chitral

The traditional Chawmos festival has officially began in Kalash valley of Chitral. The festival will include historical festivities including cattle sacrifices, traditional foods from wheat flour, bon fire and cultural dances. A large number of local …

The traditional Chawmos festival has officially began in Kalash valley of Chitral. The festival will include historical festivities including cattle sacrifices, traditional foods from wheat flour, bon fire and cultural dances. A large number of local and international tourists have reached Kalash valley to enjoy the Chawmos festival.

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