14 January 2016

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

No class Today: Bannu College girls threaten protest

The future of students attending Bannu Girls Degree College is at stake due to a lack of math teachers who went on a leave two months ago and never returned.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027114/no-class-today-bannu-college-girls-threaten-protest/


Protesting against privatization of government colleges

Watan Student Federation said that provincial government is privatizing the government colleges. They said that it will put economic Burdon on students. They said that government should offer free education.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2016-01-14/page-3


PECTA Against autonomy of government colleges

Pakhtunkhwa College Teachers Association rejected the autonomy of government colleges. They said that it will put economic Burdon on students. They said government should deliver free education.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2016-01-14/page-3


Results of NTS Primary

Government Primary Schools, Jahangir Road, Nizam Pur, declared results of primary levels through NTS. 13 students failed and could not secured 40% marks.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2016-01-14/page-3


Improving infrastructure

Members of Provincial Assembly Dedak said that government is committed to improve infrastructure of government educational institutions. They said this on inaugural ceremony of re building the Government high School Sarah Shah.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2016-01-14/page-8


Payment of teachers

Teachers who performed duties in exams by Hzara University, Masehra, still waiting to get their payment, even after 10 months and admin is not helpful in this regard.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=ISL&id=2108984_42204959


Wensam college violence: Gomal University closed after protest

Gomal University has been closed “until further notice” after students’ protests at Wensam College over the expulsion of four of their fellows from the college hostel. 

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027129/wensam-college-violence-gomel-university-closed-after-protest/




Recruitments in Education Department

All Balochistan NTS teachers Association said that they have strict reservation on NTS teachers recruitments. They said that merit based criteria should not be compromised otherwise they will hold high level protest.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103285550&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20160114




HEC recognizes Karakorum University’s Skardu Campus

The Higher Education Commission has recognized the degree awarding status of the Skardu Campus of the Karakorum International University (KIU).

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=14_01_2016_007_004


Agriculture University in Bhimber

Ch. Ishtiyaq Mahmood commended the establishment of Agriculture University in Bhimber, during a conversation with journalists. The university will provide easy access to education for  the local students.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=ISL&id=2108970_19287463




College inaugurated without boundary wall

The newly constructed building of a Boys College was inaugurated yesterday without completion of its boundary wall, as a portion of its land is under control upon by a local landlord.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2016-01-14/page-13/detail-3



Teachers’ protest

Students of federal schools are facing issues due to the protest of daily-wage teachers. They are demanding for permanent contract and their salaries equivalent to the salaries of permanent teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2016-01-14/page-3


Two universities for students in rural areas

Dr. Tariq Fazal Ch., Minister CADD, announced while addressing an inauguration ceremony in Model College for Women Sehala, the establishment of 2 universities in rural areas of Islamabad.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=ISL&id=2108217_16186734


University students visit Japan next week

A delegation of 15 Pakistani university students and a supervisor will visit Japan from January 17 to 27 under the “Japan-Saarc Network Program of People-to-People Exchange (Jenesys)”.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027154/people-to-people-exchange-university-students-to-visit-japan-next-week/




Peace tolerance: Universities urged to focus on social education

Speakers while highlighting the importance of social sciences have said that the subject was vital for promotion of peace, tolerance, co-existence and critical thinking in a society.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027044/peace-tolerance-universities-urged-to-focus-on-social-sciences/



Govt To Establish Two New Universities In Capital’s Suburbs: Tariq Fazal

Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division (CA&DD) Dr Tariq Fazal Chaudhary announced that two new universities one each for men and women will be established in rural areas of federal capital.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285602


AIOU to start commerce programme

The Allama Iqbal University will start associate degreeprogram in commerce from February 1. The programme will offer eight specialisations, Accounting and finance, banking and finance, hospital, hotel, human resource.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201601140455&EN_ID=11201601140149&EMID=11201601140064


International Conference At FJWU

Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), in collaboration with the University of Texas, Austin, USA organized an International Conference on “Gender, Social Sciences and Humanities: New Directions in Scholarship. 

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285610


Sihala college gets new building

Minister of State for the Capital Administration and Development Division (CA&DD) Dr. Tariq Fazal Chaudhary inaugurated the newly-constructed building of Islamabad Model College for Boys, Sihala, here on Wednesday afternoon.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/90217-Sihala-college-gets-new-building


NISTE To Be Made Technical University Soon

NISTE (National Institute of Science and Technical education) would be transformed into a technical university shorltly. Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training Engineer Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman Wedneday stated while expressing views at 14th Board Meeting of NAVTTC (National Vocational and Technical Training).

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285609


IIUI Establishes Research Laboratory For Basic Sciences

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research and Basic Sciences (CIRBS) International Islamic University (IIUI) has established Central Laboratory for Interdisciplinary Research in Basic Sciences.  Dr. Masoom Yasinzai Rector IIUI and Dr. Ahmed Yousif Al-Draiweesh President IIUI paid visit to laboratory and expressed their satisfaction on its establishment in record time.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285608




BISE Issues Fee Schedule

Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Faisalabad on Wednesday issued a fee schedule for annual intermediate (Part 1, 2 & Composite) and Oriental Sciences Examination 2016. 

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285648


Standard of education better in Punjab than other provinces: minister

Provincial Minister for Education Rana Mashhood has said that due to sincere efforts of the present government, investors from all over the world are coming to Pakistan and terrorism and load shedding will soon be resolved.

Complete Story: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2016/01/13/city/lahore/standard-of-education-better-in-punjab-than-other-provinces-minister/


Roundtable conference on education

ISAPS organized a policy dialogue Round Table Conference on legislations in Education Sector. A number of civil society members attended the conference. They discussed issues of the sector.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103286971&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160114


New registration rules

President Pakistan Education Council for Private Schools, M. Shahid Noor, said that 90 percent private schools will close due to the new rules of registration by government.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2016-01-14/3130/5.JPG


NEWTECH approved 60 development projects

Board of management Newtech has approved 60 development projects. These include the training of the unemployed population for their capacity building. Baligh Ur Rahman said that these skills play important role in society.         

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103287001&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160114


VC interviews

Recruitment of Vice Chancellors for Punjab and Sargodha Universities is in process. Eleven participants selected for final selections.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103287135&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160114



Results of Masters by PU

Punjab University has declared final results of MA English and other subject examinations. Results are available at their website.

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Taxes closing schools

Rana Sanaullah attended parents day event at moon light School Nisbat Road Lahore and said that Parha Likha Punjab is aim of their government. Adib Jaduni said that high taxes are resulting in closure of schools.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103286386&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160114



Students arrested

Department of counter Terrorism Intelligence has arrested three university and four deeni madaris students. They were arrested for suspected involvement in terrorist activities.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-14-2016/lahore/pic.asp?picname=1346.gif


Court application against recruitment of VC of 4 universities

Lahore high court has instructed to produce the explanations from Government of Punjab about recruitments of Vice Chancellors of Four universities. Court also invited lawyers of both parties for discussion.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-14-2016/lahore/pic.asp?picname=1318.gif


Inclusion of questions related to Dengue in Exams

Education Department instructed to include some questions related to Dengue fever in final examination of matric and intermediate. Department instructed by following instructions from Govt. of Punjab.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-14-2016/lahore/pic.asp?picname=1317.gif


SMCs non-functional

Due to ignorance of District Education Officers and School owners, fund are absorbed. Role of School Management Councils seems non-functional. Secretary Education asked for its explanations.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-8/detail-0


Donating Govt. schools to NGOs will not improve situation

President Pakistan Jamhuri Ittehad said that donating the government schools to non-government Organizations or Pakistan Education Foundation will not improve the poor situation of Education in the region.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-9/detail-27







Seminar by Lahore College

Department of Mass Communication, Lahore College for Women University organized a seminar on Communications. Chief Editor Daily Pakistan News Paper has chaired the seminar.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-9/detail-19


Student Exhibition

Students of class eighth from City District Government Boys high Schools Sandha Kalan presented their Sabki models in three day student Exhibition.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-12/detail-3


Canadian High Commission Delegation Visits Scs Office

A delegation of education and trade related officers of Canadian High Commission in Pakistan visited the office of Student Counselling Services (SCS), a student consultancy firm guiding students to higher education abroad, in Lahore on Thursday.

Complete Story: http://www.brecorder.com/pakistan/general-news/272945-canadian-high-commission-delegation-visits-scs-office.html


PhD programs at LEADS University

Vice Chancellor LEADS university chaired a meeting hold by Academic Council of Ladies University. Committee approved a number of programs for PhD according to rules and regulation of higher Education Commission.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-12/detail-6



Countries lacking education

A report by United Nations reveals that more than a half of children lacking education at South Sudan, Nigeria and Afghanistan. UNICEF Report reveals that one out of ten children do not got school in south Sudan.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-13/detail-7


Punjab Educational Endowment Fund

Government of Punjab is serving children with education through endowment funds and other programs. In 2008 government provided funds to students through Endowment fund scheme. Now PEF is operating with cast of 20 billion rupees.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-17/detail-3


Extra charges by private schools

Some private schools of Lahore started extra charges from students on the name of annual charges and sending back those students who are unable to pay that charges. Parents are protesting against these extra charges.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2016-01-14/page-9


Education Voucher scheme

Punjab Education Foundation signed a partnership agreement with school heads for the 15th phase of education voucher scheme in ceremonies held in Lahore and Multan.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=LHR&id=2109466_77739882


Vocational training for child labourers

Schools will be opened across workplaces to put an end to child labour and ensure the provision of education to children, Yunus Buzdar of the Labour Department said on Wednesday.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027019/vocational-training-for-child-labourers/


Policy dialogue: Weak political will hindering education goals

Speakers at a seminar on Wednesday stressed the need to empower Punjab Assembly’s standing committees, especially the standing committee on education.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1027093/policy-dialogue-weak-political-will-hindering-education-goals/


NAB told to produce BZU campus record

The Lahore High Court on Wednesday directed the National Accountability Bureau (NAB) to produce record of a case relating to establishment of an ‘illegal’ Lahore campus of Bahauddin Zakriya University (BZU).

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1232833/nab-told-to-produce-bzu-campus-record






Removal of education official sought

The faculty members of Government Postgraduate College Chakwal in a unanimous resolution demanded the immediate removal of Deputy Director Colleges Professor Nasir Mehmood Awan over his alleged “derogatory, prejudiced and vindictive attitude” towards them and the college principal.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1232841


Vice-Chancellor Inaugurates IT Centre At UVAS Ravi Campus

The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences Lahore Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha inaugurated an Information Technology Centre at Ravi Campus Pattoki. This centre has been completed in two under a project named “Strengthening of IT Facilities at City and Ravi Campuses, Lahore,”.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285586





Education partnership agreement ceremony

The signatures' signing ceremonies of the partnership agreements with the owners of private schools selected under 15th phase of expansion of education voucher scheme under the project of free education by Punjab Education Foundation in collaboration with the private partners were held in Lahore and Multan.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/90187-Education-partnership-agreement-ceremonies




Consul General Of Japan Hands Over Water, Sanitation Project To School

The Consul-General of Japan in Karachi, Akira Ouchi on Wednesday handed over project, worth US$51,215, encompassing Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Facilities at 25 primary schools in Hyderabad.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285597


Provision of basic facilities to schools

The program of basic facilities provision to schools with the help of Japan has been completed. Hand-pumps for water and toilets has been constructed in 25 schools of Hyderabad under this program.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2016-01-14/page-13


Distribution of free text-books

Sindh Text Book Board, Jamshoro, completed the task of text-book publication for free dissemination among students. This distribution will be started this year.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=KCH&id=2108389_16868901


Protest against Secretary Education

Mehran teachers Association Sindh protested against Secretary Education Sindh at Shikarpur. They said Sindh facing poor situation of education Sector due to Secretary Education.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2016-01-14/page-2


Organizing Sports after four years in Schools

Education Department Mirpur Khas is organizing sports in schools after four years. Sports include cricket, badminton, and table tennis, throw Ball and Rassa Kashi etc.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2016-01-14/page-2


Provision of Education

Chairman PPP, Karamullah, said that the issues related to schools are still there and education provision with all existing issues is in our priority list to solve them.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=KCH&id=2108103_66190779


School land occupied by feudal lords

Buildings of public schools in Baghal village of a tehsil Dhali Tharparkar is occupied by the feudal and those schools are nonfunctional.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=KCH&id=2108373_38649847


Funds offered to engineering students exploring alternative energy resources

Local and foreign experts at a seminar held here on Wednesday gave presentations on a wide range of issues relating to biomass resource utilisation for alternative energy generation and socio-economic development in the country’s rural areas.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1232778


SSUET holds orientation session for newcomers

The new academic year at Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET) started with an impressive orientation session held at the Karachi Expo Centre.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-15/detail-8




Education, A Money Making Industry by Sumaiah Maheen iqbal

Education is important for success of every country. No education, no success. If we see in our country Pakistan, education has become a money making business for everyone. If we look at the private schools, the fees are too much and are increasing with every.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=285659


ABC for adults by Hasan Aftab Saeed

Sixty eight years after independence, the literacy rate in Pakistan is still hovering around the 50% mark. Having obviously failed the nation, our education system needs to be revamped.

Complete Story: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2016/01/13/comment/abc-for-adults/


The rise of the zombie generation by Kamila Hyat

All this goes to show the depths to which our education system has sunk. Individuals who do try to make a difference have been pushed aside. We also have the intervention of marketing in education, whether by private institutions attempting to promote themselves in the most blatant fashion rather than even making a pretence of having a genuine interest.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/90120-The-rise-of-the-zombie-generation#sthash.fG43JqZ0.dpuf


Educational institutes or political nurseries by Khursheed Nadeem

The issue of students’ unions is being faced in different educational institutes by the administration. These unions are pushing students away from the purpose of education and started to emerge as political nurseries in these institutes.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-14&edition=LHR&id=2109711_83766162


Nationalise the Madrassahs by Jalees Hazir

Maulanas heading all five different federations of madrassas in the country have ganged up against any effort by the state to reform the curricula being taught at their seminaries in any meaningful way. 

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-14/page-6/detail-5


Letters to the Editor


Engineering Jobs

For the last few years, there has been a rapid increase in the number of engineering college across the country. However it must be noted that this upsurge does not necessarily has positive impact only.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201601140482&EN_ID=11201601140158&EMID=11201601140067


Education system

Currently, different education systems exist in Pakistan. Every province has its own education system that differs from others. These kind of differences and inequalities are generating issues.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2016-01-14/page-15


Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


UC 11 Shaheen Muslim Town Taj Abad deprived of school buildings

Peshawar:  The inhabitants of UC-11 Shaheen Muslim Town Taj Abad are deprived of school buildings for boys and girls.

Complete Story:  http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103286829&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160114


Mothers have an important role to play in character-building: Haji Nowsherwan

Bashaam:  The Nazim Village Council Bakot, Mr. Haji Nowserwan while addressing a parents’ day ceremony at Muslim Public School said that mothers play a vital role in the character-building of children and that development without education is impossible.

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


“Rokhana Pakhtunkhwa” education program ends

Peshawar: The Central Additional General Secretary, Awami National Party and Ex-Provincial Minister Mr. Wajid Ali Khan said that several students will bear adverse consequences as a result of “Rokhana Pakhtunkhwa” education program reaching its end. The program was supportive to financially disadvantaged students.

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


Provincial government is concerned about education institution buildings: Iftikhar Ali Mashwani

Mardan: The M.P.A. & Chairman Dedak Committee Mardan, Mr. Iftikhar Ali Mashwani while addressing the reconstruction ceremony of Sarru Shah Government High School building said that the provincial government is concerned about the dilapidated condition of the buildings of educational institutions and are striving towards the betterment of education.

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


Objection on privatization of government colleges: Aslam Khan

Peshawar: The Central President All Coordination Council, Mr.  Aslam Khan and District Press Secretary APCA Farman Ali said in a joint press release that they condemned the provincial government’s decision to privatize government colleges.

Complete Story: Subh, Peshawar, Page No. 2


Assistant Education Officer visits schools

Jamrud: The Assistant Education Officer, Mr.  Haji Shidi Gul visited different schools of Jamrud and inspected their performance.

Complete Story:  http://peshawar.ausaf.pk/?cat=10


Committees organized for school inspection

Mardan: The District Education Officer Mardan, Mr. Surtaj Muhammad Khan organized different committees for the inspection of schools in the district.

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


Protest against deplorable condition of school

Bannu: The residents of Sokari protested against the deplorable condition of Bannu Girls’ High School Sokari, demanding the government for immediate release of funds for reconstruction. 

Complete Story:  http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/138/akhbar-e-khyber/page/4




Staff appointment in matriculation examinations will be exemplary: Additional Secretary for Education

District Quetta: The Additional Secretary for Education Mr. Hayyat Kakar said that the appointment of staff in matriculation examinations will be made on merit and will prove to be exemplary so that the cancer of copy culture can be eradicated from the society.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-14-2016/Quetta/page3.asp


Teacher’s problems should be resolved: Government Teacher Association

District Quetta: The Government Teacher Association Balochistan demanded the transfer of Director Schools, on immediate basis, alleging him to be unresponsive to the needs and issues of the teachers.
Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-14-2016/Quetta/page7.asp


Appointment orders should be given to NTS pass candidates: CS

District Zoab: Civil society groups demanded the government to expedite the process of issuing appointment orders to successful NTS pass candidates.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103285886&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20160114


Educational emergency is a drama: Mir Fatah Khan

District Chaghi: Mr. Mir Fateh Khan said that educational emergency is nothing more than drama. Students of Boys School Mir Madad Khan Muhammad Hasani children are getting education under the open sky which is a failure on part of the government.

Complete Story: Daily Aazadi Quetta, page No: 02


No society can succeed without Education: Lashkari Raisani

District Quetta: The socio-tribal leader, Mr. Lashkari Raisani while addressing a book donation ceremony said that the youth has to get education for achieving success and no society can succeed without education.

Complete Story: Daily Mashriq Quetta, Page No. 06




Encroachments block school pathway for students

District Muzaffargarh: The main bazaar of Khangarh is full of encroachments by venders which block the pathway for students to Government Boys High School and Government Girls High School. Concerned parents have appealed to the authorities to resolve this issue.  

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-01-14/page-03


Summary for promotion of teachers sent to CM

District Muzaffargarh: The EDO Muzaffargarh has sent a summary for promotion of teachers to the Chief Minister for approval. The teachers expressed joy over this step taken by the EDO Office. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No. 08


Students, parents thankful to Punjab Governor for appointment of VC

District Dera Ghazi Khan: The Professor Mohammed Bakhsh Baloch, Divisional President of the Lecturers and Professors Association told the press that parents and students are highly thankful to the Governor Punjab for appointing a full time Vice Chancellor of Ghazi University.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-01-14/page-02


12 year old student dies due to punishment by teacher

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Tasawar Abbas, a 12 year old student of Government Primary School Choti Zareen, died due to the torture and beating by primary school teacher Fida Hussain. The class fellows of the deceased student said that the said teacher was notorious for beating the students ruthlessly.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 08


Government Primary School without basic facilities

District Rajanpur: The Government Primary School Chah Maqami, Mouza Babal is without basic facilities of boundary wall, furniture, drinking water and washrooms.  The residents have appealed to the authorities to resolve the issue. 

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-01-14/page-02


Poor security arrangements in schools of Dera Bakha

District Bahawalpur: The schools of Dera Bakha are without sufficient security arrangements. Most schools are without proper boundary walls, CCTV Cameras, barbed wire on the boundary walls, and properly trained security guards. None of the police officials have ever bothered to inspect the security arrangements of these schools.

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


Teachers protest against privatization of government schools

District Bahawalpur:  The male and female teachers of Bahawalpur held a protest rally against the privatization of government schools. The rally began from Government Cantt. High School and ended at Bahawalpur Press Club. The teachers said that the results of the schools were affected due the fact that the teachers were sent for election and other government duties and not due to their negligence. 

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 08


No furniture for students

District Muzaffarabad: The students of Government Girls High School Kuttan are sitting on the floor to study due to the lack of furniture in the school.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No. 08


Students sitting under the open sky

District Vehari: The students of Government Arabia Islamia Middle School are sitting under the open sky for their education due to non-availability of classrooms.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No. 02




Head Master and Administrator suspended

District Sukkur: The Secretary Labor Sindh Workers visited the Model School Sukkur and suspended the administrator and Head Master on account of mismanagement.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130351165&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160114



Students stand against destruction of library

District Ghotki: Students took to the streets against the destruction of the only Public Library of Daharki city, raising their voice against the district management.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130351283&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160114




School construction left incomplete

District Thatto: The construction work of main Primary School, Choohar Jamali has been incomplete for the last six years due to carelessness of the higher authorities. The teachers along with students demanded Secretary Education and the Education Minister to take notice of the issue.

Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-05.jpg


Karachi University introduces two new courses

Karachi: The Karachi University has introduced two new courses of Associates Degree in Education and Bachelor of Education.

Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-05.jpg


Lady Supervisor’s salary suspended

District Matiyari: Ms. Arjmand Bano was HST in 16 Grade, but she was appointed as supervisor, on deputation. When she took action against the closure of schools, her salary was stopped by the education authorities.

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Commissioner visits schools

District Larkana: The Commissioner Larkana visited the schools of Taluka Nasirabad and inspected the attendance of teachers through biometric verification. He found several teaching and non-teaching staff absent and sent their report to the higher authorities.

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Completion of printing of text books

Jamshoro: The Chairman Sindh Text Book Board and Special Secretary Education Department, Mr. Syed Zakir Hussain Shah informed that Sindh Text Book Board has completed the printing of text books of different subjects for the year 2016.

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Primary school deteriorating for years

Hyderabad: The Chairman Al-Quresh Ithad Pakistan, Mr. Yameen Qureshi has declared that the condition of Government Primary School Zenat-Ul Islam is deteriorating due to carelessness of the education authorities. The right of education to the poor students is being violated.

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New department for education boards and universities

Karachi: The Government of Sindh has formed new independent department for education boards and universities by taking back the authority of both from the Chief Minister Secretariat.

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Condition of primary school ‘dangerous’

District Badin: The lives of more than 200 students are at risk due to the dangerous condition of Government Primary School Budho Qambrani.

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