UET’s first ever Web TV ‘UET NEWS’ was launched on 23 rd February at Main Auditorium of the university where a good amount of students’ participation was witnessed. Renowned artists of the country also attended the event and performed to the large audience. UET NEWS is being run by Al-Khawarazmi Institute of Computer Science UET Lahore’s lab SMS (School of Media Studies). Vice Chancellor UET Dr. Fazal Ahmad Khalid, Director KICS UET Prof. Dr. Waqar Mahmood and other faculty members too attended the launch party. Singer Jawad Ahmad was the chief guest, who delivered a speech as well as performed to the audience. Talking to the students, Jawad said that we as a nation should be united in order to get progress in life. He also told that struggle and hard work were much important in shaping one’s career. Jawad gave the example of USA’s previous president Barack Obama. The team of Kyunkay Jamhoriyat Hai (much popular comedy show on television) amused the audience. The characters of Nawaz Sharif and Asif Zardari were simply adored by the spectators. Singers – Mehak Ali and Nadeem Abbas and the group of Qawwals stole the scene with their respective performances. The ceremony also witnessed three MOUs signed among UET Lahore, local media groups and University of Management Technology. The event concluded with shields’ distribution. Jawad Ahmad and VC UET Lahore presented the shields to the guests and the passing out students of SMS.