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  • میڈیکل میں داخلوں کا معاملہ صوبوں کو خود دیکھنا چاہئے، ڈاکٹر عاصم October 4, 2021 asim_4oct_21By Daily Jang کراچی( سید محمد عسکری) چیئرمین سندھ ہائر ایجوکیشن کمیشن ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ میڈیکل کالجوں میں داخلوں کا معاملہ صوبوں کو خود دیکھنا چاہیے جب تک پی ایم ڈی سی جمہوری طرز پر چلتی رہی معاملات ٹھیک رہے جہاں اس کو پہلے غیرجمہوری کیا اور ... Read more
  • کورونا وبا، آئندہ بھی دہرے نظام کا سلسلہ جاری رہے گا، ڈاکٹر عاصم June 28, 2021 Dr-Asim-Hussain_akhbarBy Daily Jang کراچی(اسٹاف رپورٹر)سندھ ہائر ایجوکیشن کمیشن کے چیئرمین ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ کورونا کی عالمی وباء نے ہر چیز متاثر کی، ہمارا طرز زندگی بدل دیا، ہمیں تعلیم بھی اسی طرح کرنا پڑی کہ تعلیم دہرے (ہائبرڈ) نظام پر چلی گئی، آمنے سامنے کلاس اور آن ... Read more
  • تحقیق کی حوصلہ افزائی نہ کرنے والی قومیں ترقی نہیں کرسکتیں، ڈاکٹر عاصم June 26, 2021 drasim_4_akhbarBy Daily Jang کراچی(اسٹاف رپورٹر) چیئرمین سندھ ہائر ایجوکیشن کمیشن ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ جن معاشروں میں تحقیق کی حوصلہ افزائی نہیں کی جاتی وہ ترقی کی دوڑ میں پیچھے رہ جاتے ہیں،میں یقین رکھتا ہوں کہ اس طرح کی عالمی کانفرنس کے ذریعے طلبہ، اساتذہ، تحقیق کاروں ... Read more
  • ! تو عظیم ہے ماں June 7, 2021 By Daily Jang گزشتہ ہفتے ایک معمولی سرجری کے لئے کراچی کے علاقے کلفٹن میں واقع ایک نجی اسپتال میں داخل ہوا۔ میرا اسپتال میں پہلا دن تھا، جب مجھے وہاں یہ افسوس ناک خبر ملی کہ محترمہ ڈاکٹر اعجاز فاطمہ 92 سال کی عمر میں انتقال کر گئی ہیں۔ میں ... Read more
  • Dr Aijaz Fatima — an epitome of dedication and hard work May 30, 2021 aijaz_fatimaBy Dawn: KARACHI: Dr Aijaz Fatima — a seasoned gynaecologist and the founder of Ziauddin Hospital — was laid to rest on Friday on the premises of Jama Masjid on Ziauddin University Link Road campus. A large number of people, including the city’s dignitaries, university teachers, students and hospital staff attended her funeral prayers. She leaves behind ... Read more
  • کو تباہ کیا جارہا ہے، ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین HEC کے بعد PMDC March 29, 2021 904114_4854529_12-Dr-Asim-HussainBy Daily Jang کراچی(سید محمد عسکری) سندھ ہائر ایجوکیشن کمیشن کے چیئرمین ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ وفاقی حکومت نے پہلے پی ایم ڈی سی تباہ کیا اب ایچ ای سی کو تباہ کیا جارہا ہے جو نہایت افسوسناک اور اعلیٰ تعلیم کے ساتھ مذاق ہے۔ وفاقی ہائر ایجوکیشن ... Read more
  • کورونا ویکسین کا کلینیکل ڈیٹا ماہرین صحت سے شیئر نہیں کیا گیا، ڈاکٹر عاصم January 7, 2021 869134_6470564_Chair-HEC-Asim_updatesBy Daily Jang ہائر ایجوکیشن کمیشن سندھ کے چیئرمین ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ کورونا وائرس کی ویکسین کا کوئی کلینیکل ڈیٹا ہیلتھ پروفیشنلز سے شیئر نہیں کیا گیا۔ یہ ایک تجربہ ہے جس کی کامیابی کے بارے میں کچھ نہیں کہا جاسکتا۔ وائرس اپنی شکل تبدیل کر رہا ہے ... Read more
  • CM Murad Ali Shah opens Ziauddin Hospital’s 50-bed COVID-19 facility July 11, 2020 zh_murad55_akhbarSindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Friday inaugurated the 50-bed COIVD-19 isolation ward of the Dr Ziauddin Hospital’s Keamaricampus. Meanwhile, 36 more people perished due to the novel coronavirus in the province during the last 24 hours, raising the death toll to 1,713 in Sindh. Accompanied by Ziauddin Hospital Chairman Dr Asim Hussain, the chief ... Read more
  • کورونا کا علاج: حکومت کراچی میں چند اسپتال مختص کرے، ڈاکٹر عاصم April 6, 2020 Dr.Asim_corona-update سابق وفاقی وزیر اور ڈاکٹر ضیاء الدین اسپتال کراچی کے چیئرمین ڈاکٹر عاصم حسین نے کہا ہے کہ حکومت سندھ کو کورونا وائرس کے علاج کے لیے چار سے پانچ اسپتال مختص کر دینا چاہئیں۔ انکا کہنا تھا کہ خاص طور پر وہ اسپتال جنہیں حکومت اربوں روپے کی گرانٹ دیتی ہے، جبکہ شہر کے دیگر ... Read more
  • Dr. Asim for reserving four or five hospitals in city for COVID-19 patients April 2, 2020 Dr.Asim_corona-updateZiauddin Hospital Chairman Dr Asim Hussain, who has also served as the federal minister in the past, said on Wednesday that for the patients of COVID-19, the Sindh government should reserve four to five hospitals in Karachi, which should be equipped with critical care equipment and lab facilities. Meanwhile, the rest of the hospitals, he said, ... Read more
  • Second Annual National Symposium of Medical Physics held at Ziauddin University November 12, 2019 second_sympKarachi: “When you think about physics you must always go back into history. If you go back 3000 years BC, the concept of energy came from Egyptian history. From astronomy to philosophy and to emergence over centuries towards physics, which we recall as a science of energy and matter. “We have used this energy through various sources, ... Read more
  • Dr Asim Hussain expresses grief over tragic train fire incident October 31, 2019 traffic_accidentDr Asim Hussain, Chancellor of Ziauddin University has expressed profound grief over the sad demise of over 70 precious human lives in the terrible tragedy of Rahim Yar Khan. “I hope that Allah Almighty give strength to the families of deceased souls to bear this enormous loss. This heart-wrenching incident will surely be remembered in our ... Read more
  • Chairman HEC urges students to turn to entrepreneurship October 29, 2019 chaiman_hec_urgesChairman Higher Education Commission of Pakistan Dr. Tariq Banuri on Tuesday stressed the different standards of education, even within the province, existing in the country and regretted the consequences. Chairman HEC was addressing students on a visit to the Ziauddin University earlier today, where he advised students to contribute to making the initiative of providing ... Read more
  • Kashmir – no peace piece left August 25, 2019 kashmirCrowds of innocent people stared to que outside petrol pumps, ATMs and food stores. A wave of terror and chaos crashed on the Kashmiris, following the night of Saturday. Thousands of tourists, students and pilgrims were evacuated since Friday. The residents were told to not panic, even though curfews were imposed on hospitals and educational institutes. ... Read more
  • Be loud about the Silent Killer August 22, 2019 silentkillerHepatitis, often known as the silent killer disease is a serious liver condition that is commonly caused by a viral infection. Hepatitis is the second major killer infectious disease after tuberculosis, and about 9 times more people are infected with hepatitis than with HIV. More than 1.4 deaths are caused worldwide, including Pakistan being the ... Read more
  • Without proper faculty, quality legal education is impossible, says CM August 22, 2019 “Muhammad Ali Jinnah, the father of this nation, was a lawyer; he is a role model for all of us. I encourage the youth to pursue the legal field and know your rights in a better way, and fight for the rights of others in the court of law. This is a two- way duty; ... Read more
  • Academic collaboration launched between SIUC and University of Northampton August 21, 2019 KARACHI: An academic collaboration was launched officially between Sindh Inter Universities’ Consortium (SIUC) with UK-based University of Northampton (UoN) at a ceremony held at Ziauddin University (ZU) on Tuesday. Under the collaboration, which took three years to materialise, the UK-based university would create opportunities for distant learning for students in Sindh. In the initial step, students ... Read more
  • In inaugural year, ZU examination board conducts intermediate exams July 1, 2019 zubgKARACHI: Ziauddin University (ZU) examination board on Thursday began conducting the intermediate examinations within its premises across the city. ZU Examination Board, the latest among the already established boards prevailing in the country, already held the matric examination in inaugural year. During a visit to the examination centers on the second day of the examination, Board Executive ... Read more
  • NAB witness fails to present original record again February 8, 2019 original record againREFERENCE AGAINST DR ASIM HUSSAIN By Shahjahan Khurram KARACHI: The accountability court IV held today the hearing of NAB reference No. 13/2016 filed against former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain and others. The court had called prosecution witnesses Wasiq Ilyas to produce original record about his statement and hearing on application of accused Muhammad Safdar filed u/s 94 ... Read more
  • Amal Umer Law a welcome step: Dr Asim February 6, 2019 Amal Umer LawCalls for regulatory body to make it more effective From Our Correspondent KARACHI: The Sindh Injured Persons Compulsory Medical Treatment (Amal Umer) Act 2019, recently passed by the Sindh Assembly, to provide emergency healthcare services to critically injured persons is a welcome step. This was said by Chairman Dr Ziauddin Group of Hospitals Dr Asim Hussain, while talking ... Read more
  • The unanswered tears of Kashmiris February 5, 2019 tearsBy Dr Asim Hussain That particular moment is extremely difficult to bear when your loved ones are brutally tortured, killed, harassed and ostensibly humiliated in front of your eyes and you are left with nothing to do except facing that massive level of indignity and enduring seclusion with mouth shutting and just rendering sacrifices of all ... Read more
  • Dr Asim says law for compulsory treatment of injured cannot be implemented February 4, 2019 426900_437743_Asim-Hussain_akhbarIn the absence of a monitoring and regulatory body to ensure the implementation of the recently enacted Sindh Injured Persons Compulsory Medical Treatment (Amal Umer) Act 2019, the law is not likely to bring any significant improvement in healthcare as it contains lots of legal complications and ambiguities, and needs amendments to become an effective ... Read more
  • NAB witness fails to bring original record January 29, 2019 original recordJJVL case against Dr Asim By Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: Prosecution witness Shoaib Ahmed, the company secretary of the Sui Southern Gas Company Limited (SSGCL), appeared before the accountability court IV for recording his statements in NAB reference No.19/2016 of Jamshoro Joint Venture Limited (JJVL) case, against former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain and others on Saturday. Defence counsels ... Read more
  • NAB witness denies involvement in JJVL case against Dr Asim January 21, 2019 involvementBy Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: The NAB’s prosecution witness Muhammad Taj has denied his involvement in JJVL case against Dr Asim Hussain and others. He said that he had nothing to do with award of contract to JJVL by SSGC and did not produce seizure memo before the court. Similarly, he added, on 3-2-2016 he had not given any ... Read more
  • Accountability Court records statement of two PWs January 13, 2019 statementBy Nasir Mahmood NAB I/O FAILS TO APPEAR IN JJVL REFERENCE AGAINST DR ASIM AND OTHERS 
    KARACHI : The accountability court IV held the hearing of NAB reference No.19/2016 of Jamshoro Joint Venture Limited (JJVL) case against former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain and others yesterday. The Court had called for prosecution evidence and for further proceedings ... Read more
  • Prosecution witnesses present copy of trust deed January 8, 2019 trust deedDR ASIM CASE  By Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: The accountability court IV held the hearing of NAB reference No. 13/2016 filed against former petroleum minister Dr Asim Hussain & others yesterday. The court had called prosecution witnesses namely; Mansoor Soomro and Wasiq Ilyas to record their statements for prosecution evidence and hearing on application of accused Muhammad Safdar filed ... Read more
  • Prosecution witness turns hostile December 27, 2018 hostileNEITHER AUTHORED, NOR SAW TAX DOCUMENTS PRODUCED  By Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: “I am not the  author of the document produced before accountability court by NAB authorities. It was not addressed to me nor was its copy marked to me. It was not dealt by me nor had I raised any objection on these income tax returns filed ... Read more
  • JJVL reference hearing adjourned till Jan 12 December 23, 2018 hearingBy Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: The hearing of NAB reference No.19/2016 of Jamshoro Joint Venture Limited case (JJVL) against former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples Party Dr Asim Hussain has been adjourned for January 12 due to one day leave by Presiding Officer of the Accountability Court-IV. In yesterday’s hearing, two prosecution witnesses, Muhammad Taj and ... Read more
  • Ziauddin Hospital plays significant role in KDLB welfare works: PW November 28, 2018 welfareTESTIMONY WEAKENS PROSECUTION’S CASE By Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: Ziauddin Hospital is not the only hospital enlisted on the panel of KDLB (Karachi Dock Labour Board) but there are many other hospitals too, with whom KDLB has agreements. However, the rates of Ziauddin Hospital are less than the other hospitals on the panel. The scrutiny of the bills ... Read more
  • Court allows Dr Asim to travel abroad for treatment November 18, 2018 treatmentBy Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: Former petroleum minister and leader of PPP Dr Asim Hussain has been granted permission by the Accountability Court-IV to leave the country from November 27 to December 20 for his treatment abroad. Dr Asim and others appeared before the court yesterday in NAB reference No. 19/2016 of the Jamshoro Joint Venture Limited case ... Read more
  • Dr Asim appears before accountability court November 16, 2018 accountability courtBy Staff Reporting KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) appeared before the Accountability Court II in NAB reference No.13/2016 yesterday. During the hearing, court recorded statement of four prosecution witnesses (PWs). The PWs who recorded their statements include Dr Shoaib, Dr Asim Murtaza, Azhar Hussain Siddiqqi and  Makhdoom ... Read more
  • Accountability court summons two more prosecution witnesses on next hearing November 11, 2018 next hearingBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM HUSSAIN APPEARS IN JJVL CASE
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, the former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP), yesterday appeared before the Accountability Court-II in NAB reference No.19/2016 about JJVL case. During the hearing, the court recorded statement of two prosecution witnesses, while two other witnesses were called to ... Read more
  • Another prosecution witness examined November 9, 2018 witness examinedBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM HUSSAIN APPEARS BEFORE ACCOUNTABILITY COURT 
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) appeared before the Accountability Court II in NAB reference No.13/2016 yesterday. During the hearing court recorded statement of another prosecution witness Dar Buksh Baloch, Audit and Compliance Manager of Allied Bank. The witness ... Read more
  • Dr Asim Hussain condemns November 3, 2018 condemnsBy Staff Reporter Karachi: Former Federal Minister for Petroleum and Pakistan Peoples Party (PPP) leader Dr Asim Hussain has strongly condemned the assassination of prominent religious scholar Maulana Samiul Haq. Dr Asim said the demise of JUI-S chief has saddened the entire nation as his contribution for religion as well as for the society was remarkable and added that Maulana Samiul ... Read more
  • PW Ansari AGM, SSGC find MoUs record in accordance with law November 2, 2018 accordance withBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM APPEARS IN JJVL CASE HEARING
    KARACHI: The former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP) Dr Asim Hussain attended the hearing of NAB reference No.19/2016 JJVL case yesterday. The court recorded statement of prosecution witness Khalid Saleem Ansari, Acting General Manager of Corporate Legal Services, SSGC. The witness stated that ... Read more
  • Statement of prosecution witness recorded November 1, 2018 witness recordedBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM RETURNS, APPEARS BEFORE COURT 
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of PPP, appeared before the Accountability Court II in NAB reference No.13/2016 yesterday. During the hearing court recorded statement of prosecution witness Asad Baloch, an employee of Allied Bank. The witness explained the detail of debit and credit entries ... Read more
  • Dr Asim allowed to travel abroad for treatment October 3, 2018 travel abroadBy Staff Reporter KARACHI: Former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) Dr Asim Hussain has been allowed by the accountability court to travel abroad for medical treatment. He was allowed to travel abroad from October 2 to October 30. Dr Asim through his counsel had moved an application during the previous hearing seeking the court’s ... Read more
  • Ziauddin University holds TED talk program September 29, 2018 TED talk programBy Staff Reporter KARACHI: Ziauddin University organized TED talk program as ‘TEDxZiauddinUniversity’ Conference themed “The Way Forward” at its Clifton campus. Dr Asim Hussain, Chancellor, Ziauddin University inaugurated the conference. while addressing  the audience  he stated that such kind of conferences where we interact with each other we learn how to behave in social society, what the ... Read more
  • PTI govt commits mini-corruption in name of mini-budget: Dr Asim Hussain September 27, 2018 mini-corruptionBy Nasir Mahmood COURT ADJOURNS HEARING TILL OCT 5; ‘I HAVEN’T SEEN ANY NAYA PAKISTAN SO FAR’ 
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party (PPP), has said that the PTI government’s recently announced mini-budget is a mini-corruption. He said that the decision to award Pakistan nationality to foreigners living here ... Read more
  • Dams should be constructed but without begging September 23, 2018 constructedBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM HUSSAIN SAYS IMRAN KHAN OUR “LAST OPTION”
    Accountability court adjourns JJVL case hearing till October 6
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and the leader of PPP has said that Imran Khan is our last option. He was replying to a question asked by media persons outside the accountability court ... Read more
  • Federal govt may not complete tenure: Dr Asim September 16, 2018 Federal govtBy Nasir Mahmood THE BEGGAR BECOMES BANKRUPT WHEN DONORS HAVE NOTHING TO DONATE any FURTHER 
    KARACHI: Former petroleum minister and leader of the PPP Dr Asim Hussain has said that survival of the present government looks difficult. Neither a government exist nor is the opposition visible, he said. He was replying to the queries from media reporters ... Read more
  • Dr Asim inaugurates Lithotripsy machine at Ziauddin Hospital September 15, 2018 Ziauddin HospitalBy Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, Chairman, Dr Ziauddin Hospital inaugurated a state-of-the-art Lithotripsy Machine at Ziauddin Hospital yesterday at its North Campus. The machine could spot the stone, fragment them for excretion without any cut or injection. Addressing on the occasion he disclosed that this is a latest machine of its kind. So far two ... Read more
  • Increasing foreign influence on our country be taken care of: Dr Asim September 13, 2018 foreignBy Nasir Mahmood ZIAUDDIN UNIVERSITY SEMINAR “OUR VISION OF PAKISTAN: IMPEDIMENTS TO DEVELOPMENT
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, Chancellor, Ziauddin University has expressed surprise over the annual imports of over $10 billion food items and over $2 billion import of cosmetics. He raised a question if we are one nation why wasting such huge amounts on lavish ... Read more
  • Dr Asim Hussain supports Imran in anti-corruption drive September 11, 2018 anti-corruptionBy Nasir Mahmood ‘WE HAVE REFUSED TO ADMIT SHARJEEL AGAIN TO ZIAUDDIN HOSPITAL’
    KARACHI: Pakistan Peoples’ Party leader and former federal minister for petroleum Dr Asim Hussainhas said that ‘We are with Imran Khan as he is the elected Prime Minister and we cannot change the reality.” He was talking to the media outside the Accountability Court ... Read more
  • Dr Asim Hussain condoles death of Ilyas Shakir September 9, 2018 IlyasBy Staff Reporter KARACHI: Former petroleum minister and leader of PPP Dr Asim Hussain has expressed deep grief and sorrow on the demise of renowned journalist and founding editor of Daily Quami Akhbar, Ilyas Shakir. In a statement yesterday, he paid rich tributes to Ilyas Shakir’s contribution for the promotion of journalism, and said he would always ... Read more
  • ‘Sharjeel Memon was in sub-jail on govt orders’ September 4, 2018 Sharjeel MemonBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM PRAISES CJP SAQIB NISAR’S ACTIONS
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, Pakistan Peoples’ Party leader and former petroleum minister commenting on recovery of liquor bottles from his hospital’s room  where Sharjeel Memon was lodged said that it was a sub jail. He added that Sharjeel Memon was admitted to the hospital on the order ... Read more
  • Helicopter is cheaper than road travel in ‘Naya Pakistan’: Dr Asim August 30, 2018 HelicopterBy Nasir Mahmood KARACHI: Dr. Asim Hussain, PPP leader and former federal minister for petroleum, has said that in ‘Naya Pakistan’ helicopter is cheaper, therefore, we must travel in it. He was replying to queries from the media outside the accountability court here yesterday. Earlier, the court during hearing of NAB reference No. 13/2016 against Dr Asim ... Read more
  • Dr Asim Hussain urges resolution of vital issues August 17, 2018 resolutionBy Nasir Mahmood ‘NOTHING DONE TO EXPLORE SHALE GAS RESOURCES’; COURT GRANTS 10-DAY EXEMPTION 
    KARACHI: Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party has said that Pakistan is facing two serious problems, one of heavy debts and the other is shortage of natural gas. During past five years the government did not ... Read more
  • Nation still awaits ‘Quaid-e-Azam’s Pakistan’ August 14, 2018 still awaitsBy Dr Asim Hussain Seven decades have passed, today is the day when the entire nation is celebrating its 71stIndependence Day with full zeal and zest. We have attained this separate homeland after innumerable sacrifices of our ancestor. All those sacrifices were in terms of unending persecution and oppression by the Hindus and Britishers. That was the ... Read more
  • NAB failed to bring witness in JJVL case August 12, 2018 JJVL caseBy Nasir Mahmood DR ASIM URGES UNITY TO STEER COUNTRY OUT OF CRISIS
    KARACHI:  Dr Asim Hussain, former petroleum minister and leader of Pakistan Peoples’ Party, has urged the political parties to become united and must think of greater national interests.  He was talking to  the media outside the accountability court yesterday. Dr. Asim Hussain and others ... Read more