first_imgLahore: A Pakistani man returning after performing Umrah was shot dead on Wednesday by two gunman due to personal enmity while another person was killed in the shootout at Lahore’s international airport, police said, causing panic among hundreds of passengers. Two suspects identified as Shan and Arshad opened fire on a man near the airport’s parking area. He said their target was Zain Ali, a 30-year-old resident of the Lakhodair area in Lahore. He died on the spot, Deputy Inspector General (DIG) Operations Ashfaq Ahmad Khan was quoted as saying by the Dawn news. Also Read – Turkey preparations for Syria offensive ‘completed’Both the assailants, who have previous criminal records, have been arrested, the report said. The suspects had a long-running dispute with Zain, police said. The second victim of the shooting was a taxi driver named Akram, who had no relation to Zain but was struck during the firing. He was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his injuries. Two of them were gunned down in the international arrival lounge of the Allama Iqbal International Airport in Lahore at 10 am (local time). Khan said that the suspects had duped ASF officials and entered the airport parking area with weapons. The two gunmen did not enter the main terminal’s security cordon, but the incident raised concerns as the area is heavily patrolled by police and airport security.last_img read more

The advisory committee is pleased to announce the names of the four short-listed candidates for the position of Dean, Faculty of Education.Sal Badali, associate dean, Faculty of Education, University of Regina; Fiona Blaikie, Interim Director of Undergraduate Studies in Education, Lakehead University;Cheryl Craig, head of Elementary Education and co-ordinator of Teaching and Teacher Education, College of Education, University of Houston; andShirley Steinberg, Director, The Paulo and Nina Freire International Project for Critical Pedagogy, Department of Integrated Studies in Education, McGill University.The candidates have been invited to Brock to meet with the advisory committee, senior administration, and faculty, staff and students generally. Each candidate will be making a public presentation to the Brock community on the following dates:Sal Badali on Tuesday, April 6 at 11 a.m. in the Pond Inlet;Fiona Blaikie on Tuesday, April 13 at 2 p.m. in Thistle 325;Cheryl Craig on Friday, April 9 at 9:30 a.m. in the Pond Inlet; andShirley Steinberg on Wednesday, April 7 at 3 p.m. in Thistle 244.The CVs of the applicants are available for review through the Office of the VP Academic or the Office of the Dean of Education, and are also on reserve in the University Library. Members of the Brock community are encouraged to attend each of the presentations and are invited to make written submissions with respect to the suitability of each candidate for the position of Dean, Faculty of Education. Anonymous submissions will not be accepted. Submissions will be confidential to the advisory committee and will be destroyed on completion of the committee’s work. Please direct hard copy submissions to:Murray Knuttila, Chair of the Advisory Committee,Re: Dean, Faculty of EducationElectronic submissions may also be made at the Dean of Education Search page or by sending an e-mail to EducationDeanSearch@brocku.caThe deadline for submissions is Monday, April 19 @ 4:30 p.m. read more