Addressing a two-day international conference on the subject of the knowledge economy and library sciences held under the banner of Minhaj University Lahore (MUL), provincial minister for higher education Raja Yassir Humayun has said that the educational degrees based on research are greatly valued in the world. He said that the students will have to pursue research-based knowledge for Pakistan to achieve the development targets.
Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri has said charity is not just to donate money for the needy; real charity is feeling their pains. Speaking in London at the ceremony of 30th foundation day of Minhaj Welfare Foundation, he said if a donor is devoid of humanly qualities like compassion and empathy, then his donations are not charity; helping the needy with compassion carries great reward.
Renowned religious scholar Maulana Tariq Jameel has called on Shaykh-ul-Islam Dr Muhammad Tahir-ul-Qadri. The meeting between the two leaders took place at Dr Tahir-ul-Qadri's residence in Canada, which continued for over one hour. It is pertinent to note that Maulana Tariq Jameel is on a preaching mission in Canada these days.