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Educational institutions close today amid protests

KARACHI: Most of the educational institutions across the country have been closed on Friday (today), in the wake of the protests that broke out countrywide after acquittal of Asia Bibi amid efforts by the government to defuse the situation. Educational institutes are closed today in the federal capital, Islamabad, as part of the security measures by keeping the current situation in view. Government and privately run schools are closed in Karachi today, after announcement of Sindh's Education Minister Sardar Shah. In…

School fair in Karachi showcases US educational opportunities

KARACHI: EducationUSA Pakistan and the U.S. Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) teamed up to organize a 'Back to School' fair in Karachi on Sunday at which hundreds of Pakistani students met alumni from 40 U.S. colleges and universities with U.S. Consulate staff answering questions on visas, life in the U.S. and college applications, according to a press statement.