12 October 2015

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Five schools served notice

Taxila: The education department has taken action against schools in Taxila and Wah cantonment for violating health guidelines in the ongoing anti-dengue campaign in the district. Sources said five private schools two in Wah cantonment and three in Taxila were served show cause notices for not following hygiene Standard Operating Procedures (SOP) for dengue prevention.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_152_005

http://tribune.com.pk/story/970799/anti-dengue-campaign-five-schools-served-notices/

GIK Institute sets aside Rs27m for needy students

Swabi: The Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute of Engineering Sciences and Technology (GIKI) has finalised for the current year over Rs27 million financial package for the needy students, according to the officials involved in processing the assistance cases.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_182_003

 

Action demanded against cops for torturing teacher

Timergara: Teachers organisations on Sunday demanded of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa IGP to immediately transfer all the staff of the Mayar Jandol police station for allegedly booking a senior schoolteacher in a fake drugs case and torturing him.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_182_008

 

Teachers` hostel in Khar without water, electricity

Khar: The teachers of Government Degree College for Girls, Khar, have complained that their hostel is without drinking water and electricity for the last several weeks.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_183_003

 

Call to make PTCs accountable for transparent utilisation of funds

Mansehra: The representatives of local governments have demanded of the authorities to make parent teacher councils (PTC) accountable as funds meant for welfare of schools are being embezzled by these bodies.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_183_001

 

Students asked to contribute to nation building

Abbottabad: Degrees and medals were awarded to 650 graduates of the Comsats Institute of Information Technology, Abbottabad, in various disciplines at the 79th and 80th annual convocations held here on Saturday.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212366/students-asked-to-contribute-to-nation-building

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-7-344946-650-awarded-degrees-at-Comsats-convocation

 

29 school heads booked in Lakki over poor security

Lakki Marwat: Police have booked the principals and owners of 29 private schools for poor security arrangements at their educational institutions.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212359/29-school-heads-booked-in-lakki-over-poor-security

 

10,000 schoolteachers to be appointed this year, says CM

 

Kohat: Chief Minister Pervez Khattak said on Friday that schools in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa had been facing a shortage of 25,000 teachers and announced that the government would appoint 10,000 teachers this year through NTS test under the new education policy.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212127/10000-schoolteachers-to-be-appointed-this-year-says-cm

 

Swat girls ask Malala to run education campaign from her hometown

On the third anniversary of the militant attack on Malala Yousafzai, the child education activist, girl students and social activists here on Friday appealed her to return to Swat and work for the betterment of girl’s education from her hometown.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212123/swat-girls-ask-malala-to-run-education-campaign-from-her-hometown

 

10 teachers for 1,000 students at girls school in Shergarh

Like most schools across the province, the student-teacher ratio at Government Girls High School (GGHS) in Shergarh union council of Takht Bhai, Mardan is abysmal. An insider familiar with the matter told The Express Tribune over the telephone there were only 10 teachers at the school, which has enrolled around 1,000 students.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/970845/10-teachers-for-1000-students-at-girls-school-in-shergarh/

 

Ghalanai school short of science teachers, facilities

The only higher secondary school in Ghalanai has been facing shortage of teachers and other facilities like washrooms and water supply.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212125/ghalanai-school-short-of-science-teachers-facilities

 

Speech competitions held among Dir students

A speech competition among the students of private schools was held at the District Council Public High School here on Friday. The completion was organised by the Sarhad Rural Support Programme under its ‘youth development activity’ programme.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212134/speech-competitions-held-among-dir-students

 

Owners of private schools booked

Area police have booked over two-dozen heads and owners of private schools for poor security arrangements at their educational institutions.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-344967-Owners-of-private-schools-booked

 

Declamation contest held in Upper Dir School

A speech competition among the students of private schools of Upper Dir was held here under the Youth Development Activity Programme of the Sarhad Rural Support Programme (SRSP) here on Saturday.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-7-344956-Declamation-contest-held-in-Upper-Dir-school

 

Experts speculate pros, cons of four-year BS degree

Educationists and experts have differing views regarding the full implementation of the four-year Bachelor of Science (BS) programme introduced in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa colleges and universities. While some believe the BS system stunts creativity among students, others think it lays the foundation for meeting international standards.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/971341/experts-speculate-pros-cons-of-four-year-bs-degree/

 

No function held in her native Swat

No function was held to remember the attempt on the life of Nobel laureate Malala Yousafzai and showed solidarity with her on the anniversary of the attack on her by the Taliban militants in her native Swat on October 9, 2012.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-344834-No-function-held-in-her-native-Swat

 

Kohat gets girls’ degree college, Rescue 1122

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Pervez Khattak arrived here on official visit on Friday and announced the opening of a girls’ degree college and three branches of Rescue 1122 service for the district.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-344841-Kohat-gets-girls-degree-college--Rescue-1122

 

Increasing fees

Private schools in Nowshera are charging three times the original amount from students. Parents are worried about these education expenses. They are requesting the government to take action against these private schools.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Peshawar/2015-10-11/page-8/detail-3

 

GB/FATA/AJK

 

Seeking education without buildings

The Prime Minister said that the earthquake damaged the infrastructure of Azad Jammu and Kashmir. There are hundreds of schools where children are receiving education without a building.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=ISL&id=1927640_42898558

 

Balochistan

 

Lecture by the governor of the State Bank at a University

Governor of the State Bank of Pakistan delivered a lecture at Balochistan University. He said that we should deliver education according to modern techniques. He said that the process of learning and teaching should be continuous.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/quetta/page3.asp

 

Monitoring of schools

District Education Officer Quetta visited schools in Panjpai. He found teachers absent and started taking action against these inefficient teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103108944&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151010

 

Illegal recruitments

Some people from other regions are recruited by the Education Department with fake documents. The merit list has candidates that are not local residents.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/quetta/page8.asp

 

Lack of water facility at Girls College

Pashtun Student federation said that Balochistan is poorest performing region when it comes to education. They found that most girl’s colleges do not have access to safe drinking water.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/quetta/page2.asp

 

All government promises of education are ineffective

Leaders of All Balochistan Education Effecters 2011 said that all the promises by the government of Balochistan related to education are ineffective and have not been implemented.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103111103&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151011

 

Polytechnic lacking teachers

It has been revealed that Government Boys Polytechnic College Kaliabad is lacking teachers.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/quetta/page3.asp

 

High fees in Masters programmes

University of Balochistan is charging high fees from students in Master’s degree programs. Two years ago the university was charging 2600 for Master’s program, however, now it’s taking 6000 rupees.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103107059&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151009

 

Islamabad

 

Private schools asked to comply with fee reduction order

The Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA) has issued a public notice to all private educational institutions functioning within the territorial jurisdiction of Islamabad, for written compliance of its September 23 notification, which must reach the office of PEIRA till October 15.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-10-11/page-14/detail-7

 

‘Teachers’ training not relevant to their work’

Education experts and academics debated the relevance of teacher training and how important it was to make the profession the first career choice for coming generations.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212139/teachers-training-not-relevant-to-their-work

 

‘Teachers must discourage rote learning, promote critical thinking’

“To achieve momentous targets in education, we need not only to empower our teachers through state of art training, but most importantly we have to bring them up in our national mainstream by making teaching profession as the first choice for our best brains and brilliant youths.” This was collectively stated by leading intellectuals and education experts while addressing a seminar titled Post 2015 - The Sustainable Development Agenda 2030 - what does it means for teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-10/page-13/detail-1

 

FDE abolishes Saturday’s holiday in capital institutions

The Federal Directorate of Education (FDE) employees squandered their holiday on Saturday, as the Capital Administration and Development Division (CADD) directed them to remain present on the weekend. According to the CADD’s notification available with Daily Times, FDE has been directed to ensure the presence of its staff working in the directorate and its educational institutions functioning across the city.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-11/page-2/detail-0

 

CIIT disburses scholarships among students

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) has disbursed Rs 800 million as scholarships among its students during current financial year.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-10-12/page-14/detail-6

 

AIOU establishes 850 examination centres for ATTC, BEd exams

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has established over 850 Examinations Centres across the country for the examinations of ATTC, PTC, CT and BEd programmes for Semester Spring, 2015. According to the Controller Exams, the arrangements have already been completed for the examinations set to be started from Monday (October 12).He said the roll no slips along with date sheet have already been placed at the University's website www.aiou.edu.pk for the convenience of students.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-12/page-13/detail-4

 

PMDC to make NEB exam transparent

The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) has advised the foreign-graduate doctors seeking licence to practice to file complaint against the council’s employees asking for monetary benefit in return for helping them pass the National Examination Board (NEB) test.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212353/pmdc-to-make-neb-exam-transparent

 

Two injured in school shooting

Two persons were injured when a group of armed men opened fire on the premises of a private school at Adiala Road on Friday afternoon.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212151/two-injured-in-school-shooting

 

HEC, PEC to collaborate for engineering education

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) and Pakistan Engineering Council (PEC) will enhance collaboration for ensuring quality of engineering education in the country, and to further streamline accreditation process of the engineering degrees.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-345068-HEC-PEC-to-collaborate-for-engineering-education

 

BA, BSc supplementary exams of PU from 15th

The BA and BSc supplementary examinations under the Punjab University will begin on Thursday (Oct 15). Earlier, the examinations were slated to begin on October 8 but were rescheduled.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-345071-BA-BSc-supplementary-exams-of-PU-from-15th

 

Literacy Day celebrated at SLS schools

International Literacy Day was celebrated in all Montessori and Primary campuses of Sadeeqa’s Learning System (SLS) Montessori and High School, says a press release. The month-long celebrations, starting from September 8, included special assemblies, extra hours for reading, and fun classroom activities that let children spend more time with their favourite books.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-344712-Literacy-Day-celebrated-at-SLS-schools

 

21st convocation held at College of EME

NUST College of Electrical and Mechanical held its 21st convocation, says a press release. Mohammad Asghar, rector of National University of Sciences and Technology (NUST) the chief guest on the occasion. A large number of faculty members, students, parents and other dignitaries attended the event.

 Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-344717-21st-convocation-held-at-College-of-EME

 

High-achievers of City School awarded shields, certificates

The City School, Northern Region, honoured its high-achievers here on Wednesday. Around 150 students received shields, certificates and awards for their exceptional performance in O and A levels examinations.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-344719-High-achievers-of-City-School-awarded-shields-certificates

 

No first aid kits at government institutions

There is no facility of first aid kits in schools working under the Federal Directorate of Education. In case of emergency the students often are not permitted to leave school and are not facilitated treatment.

Complete story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=ISL&id=1931033_99855269

 

Complaint cell for parents against school issues

Minister of CADD has informed parents of students from private institutions about complaint cell against any issues being faced due to private schools.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=ISL&id=1931021_81616131

 

Education for girls

The Government of Pakistan has planned to admit 50 thousands girls to schools in the next three years. This plan is worth 7.0 million dollars and will be funded by the Malala Fund. This trust was initiated by UNESCO in 2014.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=LHR&id=1931573_98632301

 

Provincial governments seeking support of federal government to decide about private institutions

All provincial governments are seeking support from the federal government to control private institutions. They are requesting more time to work on it.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=LHR&id=1931540_28798217

 

Urdu as the third biggest language in Germany

Dr. Bushra Malik in a seminar held at Islamic International University Urdu Department said that Urdu was recognized as the third biggest language in Germany universities.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2015-10-10/page-3

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=ISL&id=1927939_70762667

 

Scholarships to students

The Registrar at Quaid-e-Azam University said that 3556 scholarships worth of 95.64 million are distributed to students during 2014-15. These students belong to 28 different departments of the University.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103110183&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20151010

 

Understanding between HEC and Engineering Council

Higher Education Commission and Pakistan Engineering Council have an understanding for mutual collaboration.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=ISL&id=1927949_18131070

 

National university of medical sciences

The National Assembly has approved the bill for the establishment of the National University of Medical Sciences. Senator Farhatulla Babar said that it will be a center of excellence.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/pindi/page3.asp

 

Punjab

 

Epitome of education system in disarray

The collapsed boundary wall, a stagnant water pool, no electricity, classes in the open due to insufficient classrooms and the crumbling building are some of the features the Government Boys Primary Centre School, Murli Garh, is associated with. Established way back in 1960, the primary school has the enrolment of 270 students who are being taken care of by six teachers, including a lady teacher.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_178_002

               

PU holds 123rd convocation Need to prioritise education stressed

Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has said conspiracies are being hatched to dismember Afghanistan, Iraq, Syria and Saudi Arabia.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212272/pu-holds-123rd-convocation-need-to-prioritise-education-stressed

http://tribune.com.pk/story/970870/pu-convocation-kamran-favours-pursuit-of-natural-sciences/

http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103112541&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20151011

 

56.7pc pass Inter Part-I exam

The Lahore Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education on Saturday declared the Intermediate Part-I (annual) Examination 2015. A total 123,172 candidates appeared in the examination. Of them 69,890 were declared successful with a pass percentage of 56.7.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212286/567pc-pass-inter-part-i-exam

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-344938-567pc-pass-Inter-exam

http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103112431&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20151011

 

Inter Part-I results declared

GUJRANWALA: The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Gujranwala, announced on Saturday the results of Intermediate Part-I annual examination 2015.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212278/inter-part-i-results-declared

Book prices scare away readers

 

The decline of reading

The decline of recreational reading is almost always explained away by the arrival of computers, tablets and smart phones fuelled by easy-access internet. Children would rather play online games on their gadgets, or keep up with their friends on social media than curl up with a good book.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212348/book-prices-scare-away-readers

 

Multan Inter Part-I result announced

MULTAN: The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education has declared result of Inter Part-I annual examination 2015 on Saturday. Some 11,379 regular students appeared in pee-medical and 7,454 passed the exam, and 9,504 regular candidates appeared in per-engineering and 5,771 passed it. 

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-344998-MULTAN-City-News

 

Degrees, medals awarded at PU convocation

Punjab University (PU) Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran has said the genocide of the Muslims is going on and they are facing destruction only because of lack of knowledge.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-344936-Degrees-medals-awarded-at-PU-convocation

 

‘Malala a brave girl’

Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said Malala Yousafzai is a brave and talented daughter of Pakistan and the nation is proud of her. The chief minister said Malala had raised the image of Pakistan in the world. At the completion of three years of attack on Malala Yousafzai in Swat, the chief minister said the way she struggled for peace and promotion of education was highly commendable.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-344747-Malala-a-brave-girl

 

Schools should provide milk and eggs to children

University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) on Friday observed the “World Egg Day” by organising different activities including a seminar, walk, egg model making contest, funny poetry and a presentation to create awareness about the nutritional value of egg and its importance for the growth of human body

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-344748-Schools-should-provide-milk-and-eggs-to-children

 

Career counselling; questions and answers

Syed Azhar Husnain Abidi is a renowned educationist in Pakistan, with more than 20 years of experience as provider of education counselling services. He has represented Pakistan in over 100 national and international seminars, conferences and fora. He is the recipient of the most coveted civil award Tamgha-e-Imtiaz.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-344737-Career-counselling;-questions-and-answers

 

GCU starts Shaikh Nazir Ahmed scholarship for needy students

LAHORE: A silver scholarship- Shaikh Nazir Ahmad - for the financially challenged students of the Government College University (GCU) was initiated with a donation of Rs 500,000.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-10/page-14/detail-6

 

Abuse of law: Neighbours protest student’s arrest

Scores of residents of Tandlianwala staged a protest demonstration on Saturday against police over the arrest of a college student on what they alleged were trumped-up charges.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/970895/abuse-of-law-neighbours-protest-students-arrest/

 

BZU goes on illegal ‘recruitment spree’

The Bahauddin Zakariya University has gone on a ‘recruitment spree’ as about 70 posts - from Grade-1 and 18 - have been filled without any advertisement and approval of the Selection Board or Selection Committee over the past few days, The Nation has learnt.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-10/page-21/detail-8

 

More budget for Education and Health

In an event by Asian Institute for transfusion Medicine, the President said that we need to increase the budget for education and health. He said that there will be centers for blood transfusions in all regions of the country.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2015-10-10/page-1

 

Poor material for school uniforms

It has been revealed that poor quality fabric was purchased at a high cost for uniforms of students at Danish Schools. This task was given to an unmerited contractor.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=LHR&id=1928689_58692592

 

School closed due to lack of teachers

Due to ignorance of the Education Department Rawalpindi, government Primary School Jadah has been closed. There are no teachers at the school

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=ISL&id=1927569_89992308

 

Enrollment Data

Punjab Education Foundation collected information about unsupported children of South Punjab.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=LHR&id=1928914_99294919

 

Not undertaking the private institutions

The Education Department said that they will not take private educational institutions in their hands. They said that the department can only monitor them regarding fee structure. The Education Department sent their suggestions to the Government of Punjab.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103112531&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20151011

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http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103112531&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20151011

 

Free education to children of Cholistan

Punjab Education Foundation is delivering education to five thousand children in Cholistan. It is doing this through the corporation of the Cholistan Development Authority.

Complete Story: http://www.khabraingroup.com/back-issues/12-10-2015/p2/story.aspx?param=paf.JPG

 

Dengue larva in 36 schools

All movements related to dengue preventions at schools have proven unsuccessful. A report has been sent to the Federal government, which says that all investments on dengue preventions at schools in 36 districts are only appearing in official documents but are not being implemented.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=ISL&id=1930750_70490052

 

Poor condition of education in Pakistan

Jamat-e-Islami had a meeting in which they discussed the issues of the education system in Pakistan. They claimed that Pakistan is an ideological state and its education system should be based on it.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-11/page-8/detail-14 

 

HEC Punjab universities

A non-merited vice chancellor has been appointed at the Government College University. HEC has now two to three vice chancellors from professional universities.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-11&edition=LHR&id=1930511_37243290

 

Ban on lectures by government officials

The government imposed a ban on government officials from delivering lectures without prior approvals from the secretary. The government has also taken steps against absent employees.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-09&edition=LHR&id=1927549_65181495

 

Sindh

 

BIEK told not to transfer controller of exams

The Sindh High Court on Friday restrained the chairman of the Board of Intermediate Education Karachi from transferring the controller of examinations outside the city without seeking permission of the court.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212016/biek-told-not-to-transfer-controller-of-exams

 

Schoolteachers boycott classes to protest suspension of colleagues

SUKKUR: Government sch­­ool­­­teachers boycotted classes in several Sindh towns on Friday in protest against the secretary of education who suspended services of 749 high school teachers (HSTs) of Qambar-Shahdadkot district.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212008/schoolteachers-boycott-classes-to-protest-suspension-of-colleagues

 

Nine more universities set up in Sindh: CM

In line with the dream of Pakistan People’s Party’s leader Benazir Bhutto to promote education and create jobs, the Sindh government has established nine more universities and provided jobs to countless people in recent years, stated Sindh Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-11/page-15/detail-1

 

Thickly populated Orangi needs a university, medical college

Asia’s biggest slum area, Orangi, needs a general university and a medical college to give better education and health facilities to its millions of residents.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-11/page-15/detail-6

 

KU announces admissions to bachelors’ in visual studies

The University of Karachi on Sunday announced admission to bachelors’ programme in its Department of Visual Studies. Director Admissions Prof. Dr. Khalid Iraqi notified that the admission for the academic year of 2016 in Department of Visual Studies for Bachelor of Design (4-year programme), Bachelor of Fine Arts (4-year programme) and Bachelor of Architecture (5 years program).

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-12/page-15/detail-3

 

Benazir varsity VC, GMMMC principal earn CM`s ire

Expressing his dismay over the failure of the Ghulam Mohammed Mahar Medical College (GMMMC), Sukkur, and Aseefa Dental College (ADC), Larkana, to meet the pre-requisite standards for Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) recognition, Chief Minister Syed Qaim Ali Shah has held the institutions` heads and the Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto Medical University (SMBBMU) vice chancellor responsible for the lapse.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_10_2015_117_004

http://www.dawn.com/news/1212011/second-blow-to-benazir-varsity-in-a-month-as-aseefa-college-loses-pmdc-recognition

 

SMIU to hold national moot on higher education

Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU) is organising a \"National Seminar on Higher Education in Pakistan: The Way Forward\" on October 16 at a hotel in Karachi.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-10-10/page-13

 

Govt. to set up girls’ hostel for Phd students at KU

Provincial Minister for Finance, Energy and Planning & Development, Murad Ali Shah, assured International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi, that the government would support the center in setting up of the girls’ hostel for PhD students.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=275302

 

Stay order on transfer of a controller examination

Sindh High Court has declared a stay order against transfer of a controller examinations in 13 educational board of Sindh. The Court said that this transfer is not legal without prior approval from court.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103109493&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20151010

 

Girl’s hostel

The government of Sindh is financially supporting Karachi University in the establishment of a girl’s hostel.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-10&edition=KCH&id=1928238_45549464

 

Conflict between controller and administration at the Inter Board

The official process is getting postponing by officials of the Education Board of Intermediate Karachi. The main reason for this is the conflict between the controller of examination and administration of board. It is severely affecting the students.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=04_06.gif

 

Irregularities at Interboard

Officials of Interboard Karachi who stopped working after the Supreme Court’s decision, worked on Saturday at the Board Office. Chairman Akhtar Ghori sent a letter regarding them working illegally in the office to the CM Sindh.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=04_13.gif

 

Student’s time will not be wasted

CM Sindh said that officials of Mehran Medical University should make the CM house aware about their demands.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=04_16.gif

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-11&edition=KCH&id=1930038_87939843

 

Corruption

A massive corruption scandal has been revealed by the Education Department Sindh. The management has absorbed school funds worth of billions of rupees.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-12&edition=LHR&id=1931679_53110794

 

Influence of Chairman in investigations against him

It has been revealed that the Chairman of the Education Board is influencing investigations against himself.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-10-11/page-3

 

Schools for Water

In Umer Kot there is a girls school in which the students only get two glasses of water for drinking. There is lack of water in that village.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-10-11&edition=LHR&id=1930486_39445785

 

Editorial/op-ed

 

Peril of ignoring the building blocks of knowledge by Majid Sheikh

The education of our population, in all its forms, from birth till the time our brain stops functioning, is the one factor that determines the quality of our lives, and collectively, our country. No wonder in all the major religions the word ‘Iqra’ was the first to be mentioned.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212275/peril-of-ignoring-the-building-blocks-of-knowledge

 

Education could help reintegrate Pakistan’s gypsies By Nabeel Anwar Dhakku

They remain deprived of basic rights despite being Pakistani citizens. The gypsy community lives below the poverty line, in severely unhygienic conditions. Their distress, hopelessness and alienation is palpable.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212349/education-could-help-reintegrate-pakistans-gypsies

 

Education Based Economy by Dr. Attaur Rehman

Today the technology, education and technical skills are the bases of development of economy in any countries. This can be seen in countries such as Finland and Malaysia.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=06_07.gif

 

Pakistan Educational and Training Council by Dr Farooq Chowdhry

The education in the country is very poor. In this regard teachers play an important role. Most teachers do not have adequate training. They are imparting education in their own way. Our standard of education is also low when compared to other Asian countries.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2015-10-11/page-16

 

Justifiable Education System by Faiza Zafar

The government should take action against elite schools since they are charging high fees. The government should monitor them and enable an equal system of education in the country.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/lahore/pic.asp?picname=09_06.gif

 

Regulatory Authority for Private Institutions by Hina Pervaiz Butt

The government introduced a new bill on Private Schools Regulation Authority. According to the ordinance the authority will register all unregistered schools within 45 days.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/pindi/page7.asp

 

Free Education for Children by Nabeel Anjum

We need a number of initiatives to make our literacy rate a 100%. We should not invest on non-constructive activities as it will waste resources and will not improve the literacy.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103109498&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20151010 

 

Letters to the Editor

 

Education crisis

PAKISTAN cannot stand with dignity among the comity of nations without universal literacy. It has the lowest literacy rate among Asian and South Asian countries.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212373/education-crisis

 

Textbooks & tolerance

The public education system needs to foster a tolerant citizenry, capable of competing in the labour market and supportive of democratic norms within the country and peace with the outside world. This will heal to reform a deeply-flawed national curriculum that promotes xenophobia and religious intolerance.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212074/textbooks-tolerance

 

Private school fee

This refers to an advertisement ‘Private schools: the untold story’ (Sept 28). Over the last two years, fuel prices have come down resulting in a deflationary scenario. Electricity cost has not increased as much as stated.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212070/private-school-fee

 

Private schools

This is apropos advertisement ‘Private Schools —The untold story’ (Sept 18) and the letters published on this issue. Parents are on the same page and are requesting the authorities concerned to take note of the fee increase.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212457/private-schools

 

Private school mafia

Apropos the letter ‘Private schools’ (Oct 8). The writer has sympathised with private school owners. She feels great pain that parents call this group of exploiters a mafia, but has not talked about the misery of the parents who send their children to private schools while struggling to make both ends meet.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1212374/private-school-mafia

 

Human capital

No country can progress unless the majority of its people are literate. It is strange that, despite possessing vast intellect and witnessing high capital growth, the crime rate in developed countries is on the upward trajectory – especially mass killings in educational institutions. 
Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-11-345009-Human-capital

 

Postgraduate trouble

Many doctors, who have undertaken postgraduate studies, are in for big trouble in Sindh. For the last five years, my synopsis has not been approved at the Liaquat University of Medical & Health Sciences, Jamshoro. Another candidate has been waiting for approval of his synopsis for the last nine years.
Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-11-344774-Postgraduate-trouble

 

Private schools

This is with reference to the article “Is capping private school fees a sensible policy?” by Syed Mohammad Ali (October 9). The writer has given his thoughts about problems concerning private schools and raised certain questions which I agree with. However, we need to analyse the situation in a more profound manner as education does not just shape a community; it shapes the entire society.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/971209/private-schools/

 

Studying in the dark

Almost every day between 6pm and 9am in Federal B Area, Karachi, the lights go off. Students and teachers are the most inconvenienced by this compared to others. We have to study and continue our daily activities in the dim light of a candle.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/967751/studying-in-the-dark/

 

Plight of our universities

When we compare our universities with Harvard, Oxford or Cambridge then we find our universities backwards because there is an immense difference between the infrastructure of Western and Pakistanis universities.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-10-10/page-7/detail-5

 

Educational Disparity

With comparison of various factors of public and private sector’s education, disparity can be clearly witnessed among students. Quality of public sector education is as low as their fee probably. Quality need to be raised as well as co-curricular activities need to be arranged not only in colleges but in all the schools under State. Providing every child the same level of education is a must duty of State in order to ensure a ‘Better Pakistan’.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=275489

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Student festival in Government High School Samgot

Warri: A Student festival was held in Government High School Samgot where students installed different stalls with food and had a cultural show.

Complete Story: http://naibaat.com.pk/Presentation/peshawar/Page03.aspx

 

Takht Bhai, teachers protested against the behavior of the M.U. Monitoring staff

Takht Bhai: Teachers in Takht Bhai protested against the behavior of the M.U. Monitoring staff & condemned it strongly.  They said it is necessary for the newly appointed MU Monitoring staff to train teachers, but they are not doing so. 

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No.8

 

The country’s dream of development remains incomplete without education, Aisha Gullalia

Peshawar: A ceremony of 11 Foundation schools was held in Shaheed Benazeer Women University Larama Campus. Member of the National Assembly Aisha Gullalia was the chief guest on this occasion who said that the dream of the country’s development is incomplete without education. 

Complete Story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No.2

 

Teachers must perform their duties in a better way: Ubaidullah

Peshwar: The Nazim-e-Aala, Ubaidullah, said the education is the basic right of every child, hence, emphasis needs to be put on education and training.  He emphasized upon the teachers to perform their duties in a better way. These views were shared in the annual talent award show ceremony of the Usmani School and College Tor Warsak.

Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-nas, Peshawar, Page No.2

 

Demand to upgrade a secondary school to Government Girls High School Wazir Bagh

Peshawar:  Parents of Wazir Bagh area have demanded from the government to upgrade a secondary school to a government girls’ high school.  They said the students of the school are forced to take admission in different private and far flung areas in Peshawar. 

Complete Story:  Daily Subah, Peshawar, Page No.3

 

Insaaf teachers demand time scale for PST & CT teachers

Peshawar: The meeting of Insaaf Teachers Forum (ITF) was held yesterday by Syed Mukkaram Shah.  The meeting showed their satisfaction on teacher’s promotion. Participants in the meeting demanded from the Chief Minister and Minister of Education to award time scale to PST, CT teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103113542&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20151012

 

Delay in Workers Welfare Primary School building’s construction; threatened to protest: 

Haripur: The inhabitants threatened to protest against continued delay of the construction of Workers Welfare Primary School Tasin Chowk Road building. The inhabitants of the UC Kot Najeebullah were talking with the journalists in this matter and said that the school building is totally ruined and there is a chance of a serious accident. If it happens, then an FIR would be lodged against the concerned department. 

Complete Story: http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/29/akhbar-e-khyber/page/5

 

The teachers of the Abdul Wali Khan University announced to boycott classes:

Mardan: Teachers of Abdul Wali Khan University showed their concern about the behavior of the Vice Chancellor. They demanded positive change in the behavior of the V.C. and announced if he will not give up his dictatorial attitude, and not accept their demands, they would boycott the classes of the University and start their agitation for unlimited time.

Complete Story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar Page No.3

Daily Khabrain, Peshawar Page No.8

 

Parents demand from Government to control the private schools:

Nowshera:  The private schools and colleges are looting the students of the area through different ways and are increasing the problems of the parents. The parents demanded from the government to control them immediately.

Complete Story:  http://naibaat.com.pk/Presentation/peshawar/Page03.aspx

http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103008131&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150811  

 

Government College will ensure improvement in the standard of education, Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman

Peshawar: The Higher Education Department meeting was held in the government college for improving the quality of education in the KPK’s government colleges. The meeting was headed by the Secretary Higher Education Department Dr. Attaur Rehman. The 55 principals of the male colleges of Peshawar, Charsadda, Mardan and Swabi were present at the meeting.  On this occasion Secretary Higher Education Dr. Atta ur Rehman said the government has promoted education by raising it to Amendment Status in province for the promotion of quality education standard. 

Complete Story:  Daily Mashriq, Peshawar Page No.2

 

The issues of the students of the Government Superior Science colleges may be solved:

Peshawar: The President of Insaf Students Federation Asfand Yar Shinwari said that the administration of the college is behaving like a step mother with the BS students due to which students are in a great disturbance. He demanded to stop this maltreatment with the BS students.

Complete Story:  Daily Subah, Peshawar Page No.3

 

The government will provide full assistance to those NGOs that will work for education:

Mardan: District Education Officer Female Mardan Samina Ghani said that they will assist those NGOs that are working in the field of the education. She shared her views at a local hotel in Mardan during a workshop held under the “Asar” Organization regarding educational policy 2016. The speaker said on this occasion that the gap between Primary, Middle & Higher schools need to be eliminated after the 18thamendment.  They emphasized to take steps for the betterment of the educational system.

Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar Page No.3

 

Teachers’ scarcity must be fulfilled in Aba Khel schools, Irfanullah:

Lakki Marwat: The District Councillor of Jamate Islami Aba Khel Irfanullah said that the children of the largest village of Aba Khel are deprived of education because of staff is not available. The deficiency of the teachers in the school on a large number is affecting the education of the children. The government who claims to bring revolution in education of the province should pay attention towards this matter.

Complete Story:  http://www.dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper/epaper-detail.php?image=MTM4MDkw

 

The government provide resources to schools:

Mardan: District Education Officer Female Mardan Samina Ghani said we will assist the NGOs who are working in the field of the education. She shared these views at a local hotel in Mardan during a workshop held under the “Asar” Organization regarding educational policy 2016. The speaker said on this occasion that the gap between Primary, Middle & Higher schools need to be eliminated after the 18th amendment.  They emphasized to take steps for the betterment in the educational system.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103110049&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20151010

 

Sardar Babak requests the government to stop the enmity with education - the closure of the Maktab Schools is attack on education:

Peshawar:  The Awami National Party has showed serious concerns on the closure of the Maktab schools in the province and said it is attack on education. The ANP Provincial General Secretary & Provincial Parliamentary Leader Sardar Hussain Babak issued the statement from ANP Secretariat and said that provincial government has become the enemy of the education.  He said the present government violated all the commitments in this regard. He said that during the three years of ruling, government has not become able to start any mega project in the field of the education. 

Complete Story:  Daily Subh, Peshawar, Page No: 3

Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No. 8

 

We are taken all possible measurements for the Educated Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Muhammad Atif:

Peshawar: The Minister for Elementary & Secondary Education Muhammad Atif said Provincial government has reserved Rs.7.5 billion funds for reconstruction of 760 schools which were destroyed in the 2005 earthquake. He said it is the basic duty of the federal government to play their due role but after seeing negligence at their hands, the PTI government has taken responsibility of this task. He said provincial government tried its best to fulfill all of their commitments. 

Complete Story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No. 2

 

Notices issued to Chairman & Secretary Higher Education Mardan Board:

Peshawar: The Peshawar High Court issued notices to the Mardan Board Chairman & Secretary Higher Education in connection to the contempt of court. The Peshawar High Court before issued the order for the appointment of the Rashid Gul as Assistant Controller Mardan but the concerned officials disobeyed the order of the court. 

Complete Story:  Daily Mashriq, Peshawar, Page No. 8

 

Nations cannot have development without education, Sadiq Rehman:

Hangu: Nations cannot have success without education. Nations who have low standards in educational field cannot be counted in the league of developed countries.  These views were shared by the District Council Member Sadiq Rehman during the inauguration ceremony of new rooms in government primary school Naryaab. He said it is the duty of parents to give modern education to their children to increase the literacy rate in our country.

Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar, Page No. 3

 

Educated mothers can play important roles in the training of whole generations, Rabia Anees:

Peshawar: The DEO Nowshera Rabia Anees said in Girls Primary School Risalpur that an educated mother can play her important role in the training of the whole generation. The government should pay its full attention to the female education in the province.

Complete Story:  http://dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper/index.php?city=peshawar&page=26&date=2015-10-10

 

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government giving special attention to the education: Rabia Anees

Nowshera: The education department female DEO Rabia Anees said that female education is the need of the hour and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government is giving special attention to the education.  He said it is duty of the parents to keep in touch with teachers for better education & training consultation with teachers for their children.

Complete Story: http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/26/akhbar-e-khyber/page/4

 

Price hike in education is the basic cause of low literacy rate: Memona Sundas

Peshawar:  The Nazima of Islami Jamiat Talebaat Memoona Sundas said in her press statement that getting education is duty of every Muslim but in our country price hike in schools system is the basic hurdle in the path of achieving higher literacy rate in Pakistan.

Complete Story: http://naibaat.com.pk/Presentation/peshawar/Page02.aspx

 

Political interference must be stopped in education department: Fida Muhammad

Swabi: The Tanzeem Astaza District Swabi President Mr. Fida Muhammad said that the political interference must be stopped in the education department in Swabi. He demanded from the government to announce a special allowance for teachers on the occasion of Salam Teachers Day. He also demanded for all affairs to be handled on merit.

Complete Story:  Daily Subh, Peshawar, Page No.3

 

Women lecturers under discrimination about their service promotion

Peshawar:  Female lecturers are under discrimination with regard to their service promotion in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.  Instead of being promoted, their promotion cases are being submitted in the Provincial Selection Board meetings from the last one year.  The marginalized lecturers appealed to the Chief Secretary, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa to see their cases & resolve their grievances about their legal promotion. 

Complete Story:  Daily Mashriq, Peshawar, Page No.3

 

Quality work will not be compromised with any one: Muhammad Shah

Pabbi: The SDO, Works & Services Nowshera, Muhammad Shah Khan visited Government Higher Secondary School, Pashtun Garhi, Government High School Up grade Aman Kot, Pabbi, Government High School upgrade the Government Higher  Secondary School Ziarat. He inspected the ongoing construction of schools.  On the occasion he addressed the contractors saying that we will not compromise on quality of construction on any cost. We will make an example out of ourselves for other contractors who use sub-standard material in their work.

Complete Story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No.3

 

Students demonstrated against non-provision of the books in Kalam

Swat: Students staged demonstrations against the non-provision of books and shortage of school teachers in government schools in Kalam. The Government Higher Secondary School students held a demonstration walk in the main market area & chanted slogans against the provincial government. They held sit-ins and gave a deadline of three days to the government to accept their demands otherwise they warned of another sit-in on the road leading from Main Mingora to Kalam until their demands are met.

Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar, Page No.3

 

Abbottabad: Teachers assigned with examination duties complain of not receiving their compensation

Batagram: The Abbottabad Educational Board Controller Examination & Finance Section’s negligence was exposed in the non-payment of compensation of the teachers who performed duties in the annual matric examination. The teachers appealed to the Chairman to take notice of the negligence of the Controller Examination Section and issue immediate payment order, and threatened to protest in case of demands not being fulfilled.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No.8

 

Balochistan

 

A bus should be provided to Government Model High School: Muhammad Ramzan

District Lasbela: A bus should be provided to Government Model High School because children were struggling with the lack of transportation. He demanded Mr. Jam Kamal Khan and Mr. Ali Ahmed Khan to provide vehicle facilities to Government Model High School.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_2.htm 

 

Closure of Bathar Baghana School is condemnable: Molana Abdul Khaliq Nomani

Baghana: Religious leaders of JUI Madani Unit Baghana Molana Abdul Khaliq Nomani, Molana Ismail, Molana Rehmatullah and others said it is regrettable and condemnable that Bathar Baghana School has been closed for the past 8 months.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_3.html

 

Action being taken against absent teachers: Education Officer Pishin

District Pishin: Education Officer Mr. Syed Naimatullah Shah and Mr. Haji Akbar Khan said nations succeed due to excellence in education. He said that action will be taken against absent teachers.

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar, Quetta, Page No.3

 

No drinking water available for students in Government Degree College Pishin: PSF

District Quetta: The Pashtoon Student Federation said drinking water is unavailable for students in Degree College Pishin. Lack of teachers, unavailability of hostel facility, dilapidated class rooms, lack of modern technology, laboratory and shortage of scientific equipment were main issues faced by schools.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/Quetta/page2.asp 

 

Closure institutions & absent teachers will not be tolerated

District Naseerabad: The National Party held a meeting in which District President Mr. Arz Muhammad Umrani said closure of educational institutions & absent of teachers will not be tolerated at any cost.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-12-2015/Quetta/page8.asp

 

Merit violated over Education Department vacancies: Amin Umrani

District Naseerabad: Ex-Provincial Minister Mr. Amin Umrani said NTS transparency claims are baseless, due to irregularities in Naseerabad teacher’s vacancies. People from Sindh are included in the merit list which is violation of rights of the local candidates.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_3.html

 

Education in Balochistan has become a business: Javeed Baloch

District Sibi: Central Organizer of Baloch Student Organization Mr. Javeed Baloch said that the present government has made education a profitable business instead of propagation of awareness & social improvement.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_8.html

 

Provincial educational system is being destroyed: PSF

District Quetta: Pashtoon Student Federation said in provincial statement that the government has defaced the educational system completely. He further said that the educational emergency claims are baseless and the education department in Balochistan is on the verge of destruction.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103112944&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151012

 

Bogus recruitments amount to injustice with meritorious candidates of NTS: Jameat District Washik

District Kharan: District Washik General Secretary of JUI (F) Mr. Yar Muhammad Hussaini and others while speaking in press conference said that with the mutual corruption of MPA Washik & District Education Department, bogus recruitment are made which is unfair to NTS candidates. They further said local candidates are neglected in appointments while people from other provinces are appointed with fake domiciles. They demanded from Government to rectify and make the recruitment process more transparent.

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar Quetta, Page No: 02

 

Province’s educational claims are fiction: Habib Khan

District Quetta: Leader of All Baluchistan Educational Victims 2011 Mr. Habib Khan & other said in joint statement that Education Department is not acting upon decisions of Provincial Ombudsman and becoming guilty of contempt of court. They said Province’s educational claims are fiction and if Government is loyal for educational development than decisions of Provincial Ombudsman should be implemented. They demanded from Provincial Ombudsman & Chief Secretary to take suo-moto action.

Complete Story:http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103111103&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151011

 

 

Irregularities in Education Department are unbearable: GTA Baluchistan

District Naseerabad: Provincial President of Government Teachers Association Mr. Muhammad Nawaz Jattak said irregularities are unbearable in NTS merit list declaration of district Naseerabad. He said that to include people from other districts & provinces is unjust with local contesting candidates. He warned the government that GTA will not bear injustice with local candidates.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_3.html

 

IBA announces 40 admissions for Baluchistan youth

District Quetta: Country’s leading business institute, Institute of Business Administration has announced 40 admissions for the talented youth of Baluchistan. Director, Dean Mr. Dr. Ishrat Hussain of IBA announced this good news while meeting with CM Baluchistan. He applauded leadership of CM Baluchistan towards good governance in Province Baluchistan. 

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_8.html

 

Meritorious Government defaces Educational system: PSF

District Quetta: Pashtoon Student Federation said in provincial statement that meritorious Government has defaced the Educational system completely. Educational emergency claims are baseless and Education Department in Baluchistan has reached on the verge of destruction. Female lecturers are unavailable in Girls College so classes are conducted by male professors while in Government Boys College Islamiyat, Urdu & Pakistan Studies lecturers are unavailable. PSF demanded from Chief Justice Baluchistan to take notice of Educational atmosphere.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-11-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

 

Teacher’s shortage in Tehsil Karayzat should end: GTA

District Pishin: Government Teachers Association said in statement that teacher’s shortage in Tehsil Karayzat should end. NTS test pass candidates should be appointed as soon as possible for the betterment of education & literacy and propagation of merit.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-11-2015/Quetta/page7.asp

 

Modern education can give peaceful & respectful future:  Islami Jameat Tulba

District Quetta: Islami Jameat Tulba organized talent gala for intelligent students in Government Degree College Pishin. Event participants of Islami Jameat Tulba addressed the gathering saying that modern education is a tool for success which can ensure peaceful and respectful future to our nation. Speakers said we should not get education solely for getting job but also we should try hard enough in the field of research to magnify name of our beloved country on international level.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-11-2015/Quetta/page8.asp

 

Demand to prepare merit list on union council basis:

District Qilla Abdullah: District Member of National party Mr. Asmatullah Khan demanded to prepare NTS merit list on the basis of union councils. He said NTS test conducted on union council basis so result should be declared likewise. 

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_3.html

 

Education Department & UNICEF arranged one day education awareness seminar:

District Gwadar: Education Department & UNICEF arranged one-day education awareness seminar in Government Higher Secondary School in which Chairman Municipal Committee Mr. Abdul Haqeem, DDEO, UNICEF District Coordinator & others. He said that education is right of every child so the government should make free books and basic facilities in all schools available. Teachers’ shortage should be minimized for wider propagation of education.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_2.html

 

Government Primary Girls School in Kangar Village Daood should be upgraded to Middle: Ali Akbar

District Lasbela: Government Primary Girls School in Kangar Village Daood should be upgraded to Middle due to unavailability of Middle school in the area. Female students are facing problems in getting education. Mr. Ali Akbar demanded from Government to upgrade Girls Primary School into Middle.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_2.html

 

71 posts of teachers revealed the secret: Naseerabad

District Naseerabad: Education Department Naseerabad advertised 139 vacancies of teachers but journalists have revealed certain discrepancies in the recruitment process.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_3.html

 

Admission campaign rally organized by teachers & students of Government Boys School Ali Murad: Manjhipur

Manjhipur: Admission campaign rally organized by teachers & students of Government Boys School Ali Murad, Manjhipur. Rally participants addressed parents to admit their children in schools for their better future. They said education is compulsory for both male & female.

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar Quetta, Page No.2

 

Educational emergency slogan is to make fool of public: JTI Nazriyati

District Quetta: Jameat Ulma-e-Islam Nazriyati Provincial President Mr. Saifudin Saifi and others demanded from DEO Qilla Saifullah to finish bogus schools in the district and enforce strict punctuality rules for teachers. They said Provincial Government’s claims of educational emergency are baseless and ground realities are quite worse.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/Quetta/page2.asp

 

Women University has been destroyed administratively: BSO

District Quetta: Women University’s delegation in leadership of Javeria Baloch met with Central Organizer of BSO Mr. Javeed Iqbal and told him about university administration’s ill-behavior and educational problems. He said it is resorting to nepotism in recruitments and has destroyed University completely. He demanded from HEC to take notice of Women University’s educational decline and corruption of funds to make it transparent. 

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/Quetta/page2.asp

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Students need to be educated according to the requirements of modern age: Dr. Ishrat Hussain

District Quetta: Ex-Governor State Bank Mr. Dr. Ishrat Hussain visited Baluchistan University; VC Mr. Javeed Iqbal briefed him about University’s Educational & Research programs. Dr. Ishrat Hussain briefly lectured to students over topics Business Management, Economic Growth, Marketing and Accountancy.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

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Dera Murad Jamali: Steps for Educational Institutions betterment; Decision to make list of absent Teachers:

District Naseerabad: Provincial Government has decided to prepare list of absent teachers in Naseerabad district. Absent teachers will be treated strictly and salaries will be halted. Steps for educational institutions’ development will be taken. Social groups have welcomed the initiative of Provincial Government for betterment of education.  

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-10-2015/Quetta/page8.asp

 

Rally of Teachers & Students regarding School admission campaign: Suhbatpur

District Jafferabad: Teachers & Students of Government High School Suhbatpur arranged a rally regarding school admission campaign. DEO Suhbatpur headed the rally; participants emphasized on admitting children from 05 to 13 years children in schools because education is the right of every citizen of Pakistan.

Complete Story:http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103109235&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151010

 

 

Teachers’ positions vacant in many educational institutions of Pashin:

District Pashin: SS & SST 09 positions are vacant in Government Model High School while teachers of many other subjects are also required in three schools. Due to the delay in hiring, studies are being affected. Delay in NTS test for teachers’ recruitment is creating confusion among candidates and general public. Candidate names in the merit list are being changed on daily basis which shows negative intentions of educational officials.

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar, Quetta, Page No.3

 

Sole Primary school of Qili Sardah has become dilapidated

District Quetta: The building of Primary School Qilli Sardah, established in 1986, is in shambles due to the negligence of the Education Department. The school consists of a few desks, with only 2 teachers and only 25 students present. The school’s teachers demanded from the government to reconstruct the school so they can continue imparting knowledge.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103107058&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151009

 

 

Little to no education provided in Government High School Fatehpur Naseerabad

District Naseerabad: Comrade Mr. Qurban Baloch and others of Baloch Student Organization Usta-Muhammad said in a statement that regular studies are not being conducted in Government High School Fatehpur; teachers are absent from their duties and students are wasting their precious time. They demanded from EDO Naseerabad & Secretary Education to take notice of this situation and ensure the regularity of teachers in above mentioned school. 

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar, Quetta, Page No.3

 

Check and balance system should be established for private schools: Khursheed Jadoon

District Quetta: The Chairman of Jadoon Welfare society Mr. Khursheed Jadoon said private schools are looting the poor people in lieu of English medium and computerized classes. He said Government should introduce some immediate check and balance system to monitor the activities, fees structure and courses of private schools. 

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-09-2015/Quetta/page11.asp

 

Illegal admissions in Bolan Medical College will not be allowed: PSF

District Quetta: Pashtoon Student Federation said in a statement that illegal admissions in Bolan Medical College will not be borne at any cost because it is unfair to the meritorious and legitimate candidates. PSF stated the government is claiming for educational emergency which is mere fiction because administrative officials are accepting admissions of their loved ones and committing blunders, thereof. 

Complete Story: Daily Baakhabar, Quetta, Page No.6

 

Teachers’ recruitment process through NTS is at sixes & sevens

District Quetta: NTS Teachers recruitment process is so slow that meritorious candidates are unable to get offer letters from previous year. Educational emergency in Baluchistan is considered to be a farce as very few candidates have received offer orders while majority is waiting. Political influence in recruitment process is creating hurdles and de-tracking educational system in Baluchistan. Social groups and successful candidates have demanded to be recruited on immediate basis.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-09-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

 

Strong decisions will have to be taken for Educational betterment: Ibadullah

District Quetta: President Senior Educational Staff Association Mr. Syed Ibadullah Gharseen said in statement that it is time to take revolutionary steps in education department. He said bogus enrollment, ghost schools, black sheep in Education Directorate and NTS irregularities are the issues but the question arises as to who will resolve all these issues? He stated that Director Education post is vacant which should be filled as soon as possible. He applauded efforts of Secretary Education taken against bogus enrollment and ghost schools.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-09-2015/Quetta/page11.asp

 

Received information about irregularities in NTS merit list: Raza Barech

District Naseerabad: Advisor to CM Baluchistan on Education Mr. Raza Barech said that the government is making the recruitment process at Union Council level transparent through NTS test but some irregularities in NTS merit list have been witnessed. He said who so ever is found guilty in this regard will be treated with strictness.

Complete Story:http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103107109&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151009

 

 

Baluchistan University funds should be audited: Javeed Baloch

District Quetta: Mr. Javeed Baloch of Baloch Student organization demanded from Higher Education Commission to conduct financial and administrative audit of previous 02 years of Baluchistan University to analyze any irregularities. He further said Baluchistan University has become the base camp of nepotism & merit violation. HEC should realize this burning issue and stop funds till transparent audit has taken place.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103107113&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20151009

 

 

Punjab

 

AIOU Examinations to begin from today

District Rahim Yar Khan: The examinations of different programs under Allama Iqbal Open University will begin from today while the roll number slips have been issued to all candidates.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 8

 

Junior clerks of schools are not promoted

District Rahim Yar Khan: Despite notices of the EDO to the headmasters and senior teachers to nominate junior clerks of their schools for promotion from Grade 1 to Grade 4, however, the promotions have not been carried out.

Complete Story: Daily Nayadaur, Multan, Page No.14

 

Education Department refuses to take control of private schools

District Rahim Yar Khan: The Punjab Government had asked to control and regulate private schools, implement the Punjab Text-Book Board’s syllabus, and take other regulatory measures, but the Education Department has refused to fully regulate private schools.  

Complete Story: Daily Pakistan, Multan, Page No.8

 

Ph.D. scholars refuse to come back to Pakistan

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Most scholars who availed scholarships from HEC for their Ph.D. and M. Phil refused to come back to Pakistan.  More than 144 scholars refused to come back to the country, and more than 177 scholars were unable to complete their degrees due to different reasons.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.8

 

PEF planning mobile Schools for Cholistan

District Bahawalpur: Engineer Qamar-ur-Zaman Raja, Chairman, PEF, while talking to teachers and the locals during his visit to different schools in Cholistan said that PEF is planning to open mobile schools in the region.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.8

 

Substandard food sold outside schools

District Multan: Parents have protested and appealed to DCO Multan to take action against the sale of substandard and harmful food items outside government and private schools in Raja Ram. 

Complete Story: Daily Pakistan, Multan, Page No.4

 

High School without basic facilities, students dropping out:

District Rahim Yar Khan: Government High School Jajja Abbasian is without basic facilities. The building was constructed before partition and never renovated. Books in library are being eaten up by termite, and strength of students dropped from 1500 to 1100. 

Complete Story: Daily KHABRAIN, MULTAN, Page No. 4

 

Teachers and Government have to work together for promotion of education

District Rahim Yar Khan: Rana Azhar Khan, EDO Rahim Yar Khan, while addressing a seminar organized by the NCHD on the issue of promotion of education, said that government and the teachers will have to work together for promotion of education and that the government has ensured in-service promotion and facilities and benefits for the teachers. 

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.11

 

Government must improve conditions of Government Schools instead of interfering in the Private Schools:

District Rahim Yar Khan: Maqsood Ahmed Bhatti, President, Anjuman-e-Falah-e-Shehrian, Khanpur, while addressing a function said that the Government must improve conditions of Government Schools instead of interfering in the affairs of the Private Schools.  

Complete Story: Daily Pakistan, Multan, Page No.11

 

Private Schools and Academies mushrooming in Rahim Yar Khan

District Rahim Yar Khan: Private Schools and Academies are mushrooming in and around the city of Rahim Yar Khan with the collaboration of Education Department Officials, and BS-8 grade officials are being appointed as teachers. The citizens have said that these schools and academies are promoting ignorance in the name of education.

Complete Story: Daily Pakistan, Multan, Page No.11

 

Teacher’s transfer cancelled due to students; parents protest:

District Bahawalpur: Aysha Zahid, Headmistress, Government Elementary Girls School, Mehta Jhedoo, Chishtian was transferred, but her transfer orders were cancelled when the students and parents protested against her transfer during the visit of the officials of the Education Department. The people said that she was an honest and hardworking teacher and had uplifted the standards of education.

Complete Story: Daily Pakistan, Multan, Page No.11

 

Teachers’ body demands investigation of Girls School Funds:

District Rahim Yar Khan: Ghulam Mustafa Shaheen, District President of Punjab Teachers Union has demanded that an investigation should be done about the funds given to the girls’ schools of the District.  He said that the teachers were compelled to sign stationary vouchers.  

Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.6

 

Ghosts School in rented house without a single admission:

District Rahim Yar Khan: A ghost school opened in Basti Araeen,Jujja Abbasia was opened last year and has been receiving thousands of rupees from PEF. It has shifted many rented houses, but has carried out a single admission so far.  

Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.4

 

People foil bid to kidnap College Student:

District Rahim Yar Khan: Some criminals tried to kidnap Nawaz Chandio, a college student, while on his way to college.  The criminals offloaded the student from the Hiace van on gunpoint and tortured him, and snatched his money and mobile. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.5

 

Students facing transport problems:

District Bahawalpur: Residents of Abbas Nagar, LalSuhanrra have told the press that the students face severe problems while commuting to schools and use Chingchee, Rikshaw and buses.  Several students have been killed while travelling on the bus roofs.   They appealed to the DC and DCO to take a notice.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.2

 

Teachers performing election duties; schools without educational activities:

District Rajanpur: The teachers are performing election duties so the schools have been closed because there are no educational activities taking place. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.9

 

Farewell party held for a Senior Teachers:

District Layyah: A farewell party was given in the honour of Jam Abdul Majeed, Senior Teacher at Government Middle School No.2 Kot Sultan.  The teachers expressed their views that the school will be deprived of a committed and dedicated teacher.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.13

 

Private School admitting Government School Students:

District Muzaffargarh: A private School named Ghazali School System has been opened with the financial assistance of PEF and the students of nearby Government Schools are being admitted in the said schools.  Residents of the area have demanded the closure of the School. 

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No.13

 

A bogus cheque given to friend for opening private School:

District Khanewal: M. Iqbal Chidarr got Rs.500,000/- from his friend Manzoor Husain for opening a private school and gave him a bogus cheque.

Complete Story: Daily Nyadaur, Multan, Page No.2

 

More than 600 schools of Dera Ghazi Khan turned into ruins:

District Dera Ghazi Khan: More than 600 schools of Dera Ghazi Khan have turned into ruins.  District Government has declared 149 Schools as most dangerous and could cause an accident anytime.  More than 2000 schools do not have security arrangements. More than 30 Schools have been turned into guesthouses and dairy farms.  

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 8

 

An extremist attacks Teachers for use of pant shirts as uniforms:

District Dera Ghazi Khan: An extremist mad person attacked teachers with an axe for compelling students to use pant shirts as school uniforms for this was a dress of the Englishman. 

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 8

 

RS.30 Million released for construction of 2 Schools:

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Government of Punjab has released RS.3 million for construction of 2 Schools in Dera Ghazi Khan.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 8

 

Schools without IT Lab Assistants:

District Rahim Yar Khan: The IT Lab Assistants have not been appointed in schools of Rahim Yar Khan and the teachers are performing the clerical duties.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 8

 

Class 9 Student tortured by 4 people:

District Ghotki: A 9th Class student was tortured by 4 persons while on his way back from school over a minor fight during a cricket game.  They shaved his head and eyebrows.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-10-09/page-8

 

Sindh 

 

Corruption in the education department

Karachi: A corruption scandal has been exposed in the education department by a private T.V channel. Funds for government schools have been violated by the concerned officers.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130320005&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151012

 

Protest rally against ghost teachers

Hyderabad: Save Education Save Sindh organized a protest rally against ghost teachers in Sindh. On the occasion former president SUTA Mr. Azhar Ali Shah said that 30 thousand teachers are getting salaries without performing their duties. They demanded from the government to take notice of the political involvement in schools.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130319948&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151012

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Entry test was conducted at Mehran University Jamshoro

Jamshoro: The Mehran University of Engineering Science and Technology conducted an entry test for the year 2015-16. 10524 candidates appeared in the test for 2153 seats.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-10-12/news/page8/1%20(1).htm

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PSF Bhutto Group demanded for action against ghost teachers

Hyderabad: Sindh Peoples Students Group has demanded the government to take action against ghost teachers.

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Free text books could not be distributed

District Mirpurkhas: Free text books could not be distributed among students in Mirpurkhas, since most books have been torn through the negligence of the management.

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Teachers protested against Secretary Education

District Khairpur Mirs: Hundreds of teachers protested against Secretary Education on the call of Mehran Teachers Association in Khairpur Mirs. They have demanded for a solution to their problems, otherwise they would protest in front of the Education Minister on 18th October.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2015/Oct/12-10-2015/Page2/P2-81.jpg

 

Anti-Corruption raid on school in search of teacher:

District Shikarpur: The Anti-Corruption Team raided on Government Boys Primary School Khanpur in search of required teacher, but could not be recovered. It was declared that teacher was involved in corruption of bills.

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Three students injured due to collapsing of roof pieces:

District Qamber Shahdadkot: Three students of Government Primary School Aheer near Qamber got injured due to collapsing of roof pieces. The head master declared that building was poor and cracked. He demanded from government to take notice of the building and repair it.

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Girls School turned to cattle farm

District Naushehro feroz: The Government Girls Primary School village Deen Muhammad Bhurt is nonfunctional for the last ten years due to carelessness of government. The building is used for cattle and other field material. The village girls have been unable to receive primary education due to closure of school. The school building is without basic facilities.

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School roof collapsed leaving five injured:

District Badin: Four students got injured due to collapsing of roof parts on them at Government High School Khoorwah. It was declared that higher authorities were informed about condition of the school, but no notice was taken for its repairing.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130319122&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151010

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GSTA protested against Secretary Education:

District Qamber Shahdadkot: The GSTA members from Qamber Shahdadkot protested against the list of 796 High School teachers by education department as it includes illegal appointments. The school classes were suspended for restoration of the teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130319252&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151010

 

Students lives in danger due to crumbling condition of school building

District Khairpur Mirs: The building of government Primary School Piryalo is poor and near to collapse. Students sit under the building in a dangerous condition. The students have demanded from Chief Minister Sindh and others to take notice of the building and save their lives.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-10-10/news/page3/1%20(38).htm

 

Villagers protested for school building:

District Jacobabad: The residents of village Abdul Karim Katohar near Garhi Hassan protested for school building in their village. They declared that despite the directives of Sindh High Court Larkana, building is not provided. They have appealed from High Court to take notice of the issue and resolve it.\

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-10-10/news/page3/1%20(12).htm

 

P.T.Alif protested for removal of DEO Education Sijawal

District Sijawal: The Primary Teachers Association members from Sijawal protested against District Education Officer Sijawal to remove him for his ill-behavior with teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130318790&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151009

 

Village without school building since years

Hyderabad: More than 60 children of village Abdul Rahim Samejo are deprived of a school building for the last fifteen years. The building was approved in 2000, but since then no work has been started for its construction.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130318798&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151009

 

Two school buildings in crumbling condition

District Umarkot: The buildings of primary and middle government schools in village Garohar Sharif are in crumbling condition and near to collapse due to carelessness of education department for years. The students of primary school have been shifted to a union council building which is also in ruins and looks haunted.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130318800&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151009

 

Show cause notice to 10 Primary Teachers on remaining absent

District Dadu: The Taluka Education Officer Sehwan Mr. Pandhi Khan Talpur visited the schools: Primary School Ramzan Panhyar, Adal Sehro, Middle School Theba and others. He found ten teachers absent from their duties and so issued them show cause notices.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130318806&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151009

 

Protest on usage of substandard material in school construction work

District Khairpur Mirs: The residents of Khairpur protested against usage of substandard material in construction work of Primary and Middle School building. They demanded from Deputy Commissioner to take notice of the issue.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130318871&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20151009

 

High School Teachers protested against display of a teachers list:

District Qamber: High school teachers from Qamber protested on the call of Mehran Teachers Association and GSTA against the list of High School Teachers from AG Sindh which consists of illegal appointments. They gathered before a PPP member’s house and raised slogans. On the occasion GSTA members told media that senior teachers were performing their duties since years, but even their names have been included in the list which is incorrect. They have announced to boycott the schools till their demands are fulfilled.

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250 Primary Schools in Mirpur closed since years

District Thatta: About 250 schools are nonfunctional in Taluka Mirpur Sakiro due to carelessness of education officers and more than 500 schools have been turned to shambles due to improper usage of budget on the basic facilities. Teachers remain engaged in their personal business and do not attend their duties. The future of thousands of children is on stake due to closure of schools.

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Teachers responsible for education ruin: AC Dadu

District Dadu: The Assistant Commissioner Dadu Mr. Nazir Ahmed Soomro while attending the inauguration ceremony of project of a social organization has said that teachers are responsible for destruction of education in Sindh.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-10-09/news/page2/1%20(9).htm

 

More than 1500 students in danger due to crumbling condition of Higher Secondary School Golarchi

District Badin: More than 1500 student lives are at risk due to collapsing condition of Government Higher Secondary School Golarchi. The building is in total ruin.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-10-09/news/page3/1%20(62).htm