life becomes a drag, no smile is happy enough, the Imlee ki chatni not tangy enough, the rain not sad enough.
You stare transfixed at the cobweb on the wall while you shower, singing is out
of the question. You sit in the cafeteria under the whizzing fan, in the heat
that smells of sweat and lassi and
you watch the runny raita as it flows
over the mound of biryani on your plate and you wonder why your life is as
pathetic as it is.
All it took us to break out of the morbid spell that had us gripped was racing
each other across the lush green grounds of Lockwood Hotel Murree at midnight,
with our arms flung wide open ; eight imaginary aeroplanes breaking out of
Behind the CurtainsWith Dr. Kamran Aziz By Faiza Hameed & Moeed Ahmed
Dr. Kamran Aziz and KE go a long way back.
Needing no introduction, the former
HOD of the Biochemistry department is a legend in his own right. A Dow graduate
(1972), a huge sports fan and a true-blue patriot, Dr. Kamran is among the
founding fathers who helped KE grow from
a college to a university. A Lahore-based Kashmiri, Dr. Kamran secretly aspires
for the Nobel Prize, does not have any political affiliations and still
maintains the straight-backed, suited-n-belted elegance he was so admired for
during his time at KE.
Elections 2013 are just a few hours away. For all the newbies who are gonna vote this year here is the procedure that you need to follow :
> First of all you need to be a registered voter to cast your vote.
> Send your CNIC number to 8300 ASAP ( as the networks will be jammed tomorrow) to receive the following info: -Block code -Series number -Polling station address -National Assembly constituency number Note/remember this info.
> Visit your concerned polling station between 8am - 5pm on 11th May, 2013. If there is a long queue wait patiently for your turn.
will be a short case and a table viva.Table viva consists of
instruments,Xrays (that are shown to each batch on their last day in
ward) and miscellaneous viva questions.In the last ward test,three cases
were included in short case
Test was conducted by Dr.Laiq and Dr Khuwaja Table Viva : Dr Akmal showed a photo and asked what can you see in it? (Malnourished child, loss of subcutaneous fat,muscle wasting,no pad of fat on buttock and thigh,nappy rash,bottle feeding.) Which degree of malnourishment when age is 2 and weight is 7kg. How do we classify malnourishment? Then he asked me to resuscitate a newborn. (start from dry ,warm, wrap,and do say ABCD and before going to next step, say,'I'll reassess the child' Then he showed the shakir's tape and asked about use,benefit,,values on red,yellow and green part?(It is a …