Great Debate
ISLAMABAD

British High Commission Brings the Great Debate to Baluchistan

The British High Commission continued the fifth edition of its GREAT Debate competition with a regional round at the Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering and Management (BUITEMS) in Quetta today. The competition featured 27 students from nine different universities across Balochistan. At the end of an intense competition, Asmat Ullah from BUITEMS was the […]

British High Commission Christmas Reception
ISLAMABAD

British High Commission Hosts Interfaith Christmas Reception

ISLAMABAD – Ms. Iona Thomas, Political Counsellor at The British High Commission hosted a reception for representatives of faith groups from across Pakistan today to celebrate Christmas. The reception followed an interfaith event held during the Royal visit. Ms. Iona Thomas, Political Counsellor at the British High Commission said: “I am delighted that so many […]

Great Debate in Lahore
LAHORE

British High Commission Launches the Great Debate in Lahore

ISLAMABAD – The British High Commission launched the fifth edition of its GREAT Debate competition with a regional round at the Government College University (GC University) Lahore today. The competition featured 25 students from eight universities across Lahore. At the end of intense competition, Mustafa Shaukat from Lahore University of Management Sciences were the winner […]

British High Commissioner
ISLAMABAD

British High Commissioner Celebrates the Queen’s 93rd Birthday in Islamabad

ISLAMABAD – To celebrate Her Majesty the Queen’s 93rd birthday, the British High Commissioner, Mr Thomas Drew CMG, held a reception in her honour at his residence in Islamabad. This was the third of three Queen’s Birthday parties, following celebrations in Lahore and Karachi. The official celebration of the Queen’s birthday was attended by senior […]

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HEADLINE ISLAMABAD

British High Commission Bring The Great Debate to Islamabad

ISLAMABAD – The last semi-final of the British High Commission’s fourth annual GREAT Debate competition was held at the FAST National University in Islamabad today. The competition featured 65 students from 19 universities in Islamabad and Rawalpindi and was attended by senior members of academia and officials from the British High Commission. At the end […]

HEADLINE ISLAMABAD

Seven Pakistani Journalist Awarded The Convening South Asia Journalism Fellowship 2019

ISLAMABAD – Seven Pakistani journalists have been awarded the UK Government’s prestigious Chevening South Asia Journalism Programme (SAJP) Fellowship for 2019. For the first time in the history of the Fellowship, the selected fellows consist of a majority of women. The seven fellows are: Baqir Syed (Dawn), Muhammad Saqib Tanveer (Samaa TV), Sana Gulzar (Freelance […]

EDUCATION HEADLINE

British high commission organises first ever Great Debate event in Quetta

QUETTA – The British High Commission held the Balochistan semi-final for its fourth, annual GREAT Debate competition at the Balochistan University of Information Technology, Engineering, and Management Sciences (BUITEMS) today in Quetta. The competition featured 26 students from seven universities in Quetta and was attended by senior members of academia and the media. At the […]

EDUCATION

British High Commission Bring The Great Debate to Peshawar

PESHAWAR – The British High Commission held the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) semi-final for its fourth annual GREAT Debate competition at the Institute of Management Sciences in Peshawar. The competition featured 23 students from six universities in KP and was attended by senior members of academia and the media. At the end of an intense competition, […]

WORLD

British High Commission celebrates first ever Green Great Britain Week

The first Green Great Britain Week is being celebrated from 15th October – 19th October 2018 by the British High Commission, Islamabad. Marked by British Embassies and High Commissions around the world, this week celebrates clean growth in the UK and the importance of taking care of the environment for future generations. To mark the start of Green Great Britain Week […]