20 January 2016

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa 

Peshawar Girls School Evacuated Over Terror Scare

A girls’ school in the Peshawar cantonment area was evacuated on Tuesday morning over a terror scare, which later turned out to be a hoax. The incident occurred at the Shabbir Shaheed Girls’ Higher Secondary School located on Sunehri Masjid Road. It is the second such incident in few days.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1234143/peshawar-girls-school-evacuated-over-terror-scare

 

Imran Inaugurates School for Underprivileged Students

A well-known philanthropist family of Peshawar has set up a school on the campus of newly-inaugurated SOS village in the city to educate 1,200 boys and girls. The Aziz Jan Institute of Learning was inaugurated by Pakistan Tehrik-e-Insaf chief Imran Khan, who was in the city to attend the inauguration ceremony of the two-level flyover, Bab-e-Peshawar, at Hayatabad on Monday.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/92435-Imran-inaugurates-school-for-underprivileged-students

 

Children Pulled Out From Schools in Peshawar Amid Threats

Three incidents in three different schools on Tuesday trigged panic in a city which sleeps light, always ready to deal with trauma. Terror this time followed rumours about “threats and suspected men in schools” late Tuesday morning.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1030689/children-pulled-out-from-schools-in-peshawar-amid-threats/

 

Wahdat Teachers Reject Privatization of Colleges

Wahadat Teachers Pakistan has blatantly rejected the privatization of government colleges. They have said that if the decision of Board of Governors is not taken back then they will boycott their duties and protests will be staged all over the province.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297327&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160120

 

PHC stays appointment of KMC principal

The Peshawar High Court on Tuesday stayed the process to appoint the Khyber Medical College principal. The stay order issued by a bench consisting of Justice Nisar Hussain and Justice Waqar Ahmad Seth during the hearing into a petition of KMC anatomy department’s head Dr Qaisar, who has challenged the qualification for the principal’s post.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103298001&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160120

http://www.dawn.com/news/1234141/phc-stays-appointment-of-kmc-principal

 

Terrorist Attack: Six Martyred In Bacha Khan University

Eight Terrorists stormed into Bacha Khan University in Charsadda, on early Wednesday morning, reported by private TV channel. Chemistry Department professor Dr Hamid has been killed in the attack according to a teacher who spoke when he was rescued from the campus.

Completes Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/national/20-Jan-2016/terrorists-attack-six-martyred-in-bacha-khan-university

http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2016/01/20/national/bachakhanattack/

 

40 Sacked Workers Of Khuzdar Varsity Reinstated

The Khuzdar Engineering University administration reinstated on Tuesday 40 daily wage employees of the university who had been sacked last month because of financial crunch the university had been facing for a long time.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1234178

 

Government Urged To Lift Ban On Student Unions

People’s Students Federation has urged the government to restore student unions and enable the students to hold elections democratically to play their role effectively for the development of the country in future.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1234155/govt-urged-to-lift-ban-on-student-unions

 

Balochistan

 

Appointment Letters of Selected Teachers

Education department has started giving appointment letters to the teachers who had been selected on merit in the NTS test. DEO Loralai has said that merit list has been formed with full diligence and transparency.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103296939&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20160120

 

Gender Free Education in Balochistan

Secretary Education of Balochistan, Abdul Saboor Kakar has said that the new academic year of primary schools will begin from March 2016. All the schools have been given directions to give admissions to both girls and boys in the new academic year.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/Quetta/page2.asp

 

GB/FATA/AJK

 

GB Government Cancels Registration 30 Seminaries, 320 NGO’s

The Gilgit-Baltistan government on Tuesday cancelled the registration of 30 seminaries and 320 non-governmental organizations (NGO) in Gilgit region as they were not functional. Taking to The Nation, Assistant Commissioner and Registration In-charge in Gilgit Rana Waqas Anwer said that 320 NGOs and 30 seminaries have not submitted their Audit report since 2008.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-4/detail-10

 

Islamabad

 

USAID Distributes 23,800 Tablets To Support Public School Teachers

The United States Agency for International Development (USAID) is distributing 23,800 computer tablets through its Pakistan Reading Project (PRP) to public school teachers to support training of teachers and to improve reading instructions in classrooms across Pakistan.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-2/detail-3

 

2000 New Teachers to Be Hired In Federal Schools: Tariq

Minister of State for Capital Administration and Development Division(CA&DD) Dr Tariq Fazal Chaudhary Tuesday said that federal government to hire 2000 new teachers in capital educational institutions. He was attending Tablet distribution ceremony organized by USAID funded Pakistan Reading Project for Islamabad teachers and mentors, as a chief guest held at Islamabad Model College for Girls NIH, Chak Shehzad.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286314

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=ISL&id=2121449_76767311

 

Daily Wagers Should be Adjusted, Cabinet Committee

Standing Committee of Cabinet has directed Federal Directorate of Education to adjust the daily wage teachers. Convener of the committee, Nafeesa Inayatullah Khan has also said that some stable system should be introduced in the public schools for training of the teachers.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=ISL&id=2121911_49892024

 

Prize Distribution Ceremony Held at Beaconhouse

To celebrate the accomplishments of the students and to encourage them for future performance, BeaconhouseMargalla Campus (Boys Branch) held its annual prize distribution ceremony here on Tuesday. Ms Ayesha Shabbir (School Group Head SGO-III) was the chief guest on the occasion.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/92418-Prize-distribution-ceremony-held-at-Beaconhouse

 

OPF Secures Top Position in Math Olympiad

Pakistan’s largest Maths Olympiad has been concluded successfully. Shahryar Khan, a student of OPF Boys College, H-8, has secured top position in Inter-School Math Olympiad (ISMO) in the category of 6th class students.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2016-01-20/page-14/detail-4

 

Academic Council Meeting in NUML

12th academic council meeting of NUML was held yesterday with Rector Major General Zia ud Din Najam in chair. He said that NUML was the only university that was part of CPEC. Out of 51 projects, 2 projects were linked with NUML.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103298234&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160120

 

Universities at Dir, Turbat Approved

In its bid to further promote higher education in the country, the government has approved five projects for the education sector including establishment of universities in Dir, Khyber Pakhtunkhaw (KPK) and Turbat, Balochistan.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286346

 

6 Lac Degrees Issued in 5 Years

During the last 5 years, 639,193 degrees of Masters, M. Phil and PhD were issued by the universities affiliated with HEC. However, no case of illegal degrees was reported to HEC in that period.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103298258&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160120

 

Baligh Urges Scientists To Handle Water Issue

Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training Engr Muhammad Baligh Ur Rehman Tuesday urged the scientists and think tanks to ponder over the water issues and come up with solutions which would be beneficial for the country.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286316

 

Punjab

 

Ban on Construction of Private Schools in Residential Areas

RDA has taken a decision to prohibit the construction of private schools in its residential colonies and residential places of control areas. EDO Education has also been intimated about this decision.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/Pindi/pic.asp?picname=48.gif

 

60000 Students Leave School

A report has been presented to CM Shahbaz Shareef. According to that report out of around 6 lac students of 1253 schools, almost 60000 have dropped. It is expected that some officials of the education department are going to be fired in the light of this report.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-9/detail-6

 

Government Schools Should not be Handed over to PEF

Leaders and office bearers of Rawalpindi chapter of Punjab Teachers Union have demanded that government schools should not be handed over to Punjab Education Foundation. With this decision, students will have to face loss of an academic year.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=ISL&id=2122114_41093793

 

Smart Monitoring System Improved Government Schools

Chairman Punjab IT Board, Dr. Umar Said has said that significant improvements can be witnessed after the introduction of Smart Monitoring System. Enrolment in schools was 88 lacs five years earlier. But now it has increased to over 1 crore.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2016-01-20/3435/samat.JPG

 

PEF Partners Directed To Provide Building Fitness Certificate

The Punjab Education Foundation (PEF) has directed the school partners to provide building fitness certificate of their schools to the foundation after getting it checked from the competent authority.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-14/detail-7

http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286308

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=ISL&id=2122092_50860702

http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-12/detail-7

 

Steering Committee Meeting: CM For Curbing Child Labour From Bricks Kilns

Punjab Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif has said that elimination of child labour from brick kilns is his mission and this menace would be removed at any cost. He said that all out resources would be provided for resolving the problems of the children working at brick kilns.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-14/detail-9

 

Private Schools Association Asks for More Funds for Education

Progressive Private Schools Association has stressed the government to allocate more funds for education so that the children of lower income group can also get education.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=LHR&id=2122887_19448900

http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-9/detail-41

 

Students Information System Training

Punjab Education Foundation has started the training of school owners of schools affiliated with Education Voucher Scheme for Students Information System. With this system, students’ attendance will be controlled digitally.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297740&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160120

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=LHR&id=2122880_92172505

http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-12/detail-13

http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-9/detail-33

 

Cleanliness Movement in Dial Singh College

Lahore Waste Management Authority has started a cleanliness awareness movement in Dial Singh College. The purpose of movement is to educate students regarding solid waste management.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=LHR&id=2122136_66439390

 

Online Registration System in PU

Punjab University’s Vice Chancellor Dr. Mujahid Kamran has inaugurated the first ever online registration system made for the facilitation of male and female students. The link for registration system is http://results.pu.edu.pk/pudata/onlinereg/.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297757&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160120

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=LHR&id=2122882_92710658

http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-12/detail-11

http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-9/detail-23

http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286311

 

GCU Students Jobs Campaign On Social Media

The first outgoing batch of Government College University Lahore Fine Arts Department Tuesday put on display advertisement campaigns on social issues and eminent brands as their final projects. 

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/92382-GCU-students-jobs-campaign-on-social-media

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-14/detail-5

 

Taking The Wheel: University Helps Women Put A Brake On Mobility Barriers

Women riding bicycles anywhere in the world could be the most commonplace sight but here in Pakistan, it is likely to raise eyebrows. This taboo is becoming increasingly redundant in the 21st century.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1030735/taking-the-wheel-university-helps-women-put-a-brake-on-mobility-barriers/

 

Sindh

 

Revamped IVS Library Inaugurated

The revamped library of the Indus Valley School of Art and Architecture (IVS) was inaugurated on Tuesday morning. Samina Raees Khan, executive director, IVS, said the library had now been equipped with 12,500 volumes in addition to 16 computers and other latest information technology (IT) aids.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/92367-Revamped-IVS-library-inaugurated

http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201601200036&EN_ID=11201601200017&EMID=11201601200007

 

Modern Education can Solve our Issues

Former Air Chief Marshall, Sohail Amaan attended that annual function of Sargodhian Public School Rashidabad in Tando Allah Yar. He stressed that the panacea for all our issues is nothing else than modern education.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_05.gif

 

Facility of Teachers in Jail

Commissioner Larkana visited the Female Jail Larkana. He inspected the standard of various facilities in jailed. He directed that teachers should be arranged for the children of imprisoned women.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=KCH&id=2121179_15990654

 

Training Workshop by IIUI

Dawat Center Karachi and International Islamic University Islamabad held the 9th Islamic Training Workshop for Journalists/Media persons. 56 journalists from Sindh and Balochistan participated in the workshop.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_02.gif

 

Ban on New Primary Schools Should be Reconsidered, says Nisar Khoro

Sindh’s Education Minister Nisar Khoro has said that the ban on new primary schools should be reconsidered because the population of rural and urban areas has been increased. Currently 4200 schools are closed in Sindh.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_08.gif

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=KCH&id=2123326_27357453

http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-8/detail-42

 

Student, Trade Unions Nurseries To Groom National Leaders: Rabbani

Senate Committee of the Whole will meet on Wednesday to discuss revival of student unions in educational institutions especially in colleges and universities across the country. 
The body is scheduled to take up agenda items including proposals and input by panelists Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training, Secretary Ministry of Interior and Provincial Chief Secretaries regarding revival of student unions.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286349

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Education Minister Smoking on the Floor of House

Sindh’s Education Minister, Nisar Khoro shocked the members of Sindh Assembly when started smoking on the floor of Sindh Assembly. He was criticized by PTI and Muslim League Functional’s members. They felt that he has left a bad image as the minister for education.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297607&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20160120

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=KCH&id=2123327_95874148

 

Editorial/Op-ed

 

Students Unions – Some Stark Realities By Rasool Bakhsh Raees

Political class has decided to restore students unions in colleges and universities. It should be expected that schools will be kept isolated from this attempt of promoting democracy.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-20&edition=KCH&id=2121207_63181962

 

Student Unions: Models Of Democracy By Rasul Bakhsh Rais

The political class has decided to revive student unions in colleges and universities to promote ‘democracy’ in the country.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1030541/student-unions-models-of-democracy/

http://www.dawn.com/news/1234110

 

WLL Auction In GB And AJK By Abdul Karim

I am a teacher in a private school in Gilgit city. After I knew about auction of the WLL spectrum for Gilgit and AJK, I feel that I should appreciate this step. As I studied in Islamabad and I faced many difficulties while connecting to family.

Complete Story: http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2016/01/19/comment/wll-auction-in-gb-and-ajk/

 

Letters to the Editor

 

Human Capital

Human capital is the productive quality of a society to activate its working potential. It includes education, health and skills of the manpower. Human capital is believed to be very important for economic development. The investment and expenditure in education and training are called human capital formation. It is a process by which educated, skilled and trained persons are promoted in a country.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=286378

 

Rent a Pharmacist Degree

The Government of Punjab and the Ministry of Health has warned that any pharmacist who will give his degree on rent will be fined and will also be imprisoned.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/Lahore/pic.asp?picname=09_08.gif

 

Assessing The NTS

It is time to review the performance of the National Testing Service. It is observed that candidates preparing for different tests find no relevant material to prepare from. Moreover, sometimes questions are found to be out of context, with no bearing with the subject matter. These deficiencies need to be sorted out.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/92294-Assessing-the-NTS

 

Private School Fees

I am a student of software engineering hereby writing in your esteemed newspaper to highlight one of the significant issue that parents are grumbling now a days; for them it has become nearly impossible to pay the dues imposed by their children schools.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-20/page-7/detail-6

 

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Raids on Nizampur schools, 11 teachers found absent

Nowshera: The Deputy District Education Officer Sajjad Akhtar Iqbal raided on Nizampur’s schools and found eleven teachers and one watchman absent from duty. He gave directives for deduction of one day salary of absent employees and issued orders for their departmental inquiry. 

Complete Story: Akhbar-e-Khyber, Peshawar, Page No. 4


Illegal appointment in education department

Peshawar: The Accountability Court Judge, Mr. Ibrahim Khan, during the reference hearing against Ex-District Education Officer Noor Hassan issued orders for the arrest of two facilitators. The police arrested these two facilitators in the court room and sent them to prison.

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

 

Presence of suspected persons in Girls’ School

Peshawar: The Peshawar Cantonment Government Girls’ High School was evacuated after information regarding the presence of suspected people was divulged. The police has started search operation.

Complete Story:  Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No. 1

 

People should turn a deaf ear to rumors of school closure: Riaz

Peshawar: The Deputy Commissioner Peshawar, Riaz Khan Mehsood said that people should turn a deaf ear to the rumors of school closure in cantonment area. He said that the district administration has only sealed the schools of the cantonment area due to security reasons. 
Complete Story:  http://naibaat.com.pk/Presentation/peshawar/Page02.aspx

 

Teachers reject privatization of government colleges

Peshawar: The Wahdat Asatzah Pakistan and All Government Coordination Council Central General Secretary, Mr. Mukhtiar Ahmad Siddique said that if the government did not revert its decision of privatizing government colleges, then the board of governors in government colleges would boycott their duties.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297327&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160120
Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No. 2

 

Teacher killed as fire erupted at Girls High School

Peshawar: A female teacher was killed when fire erupted in a school’s science laboratory due to short circuiting here on Tuesday. The teacher of Government Girls High School Railway Station, Farhat Naz, was present in the science laboratory when the fire erupted suddenly.

Complete Story:  Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar, Page No. 1

Complete Story:  Subh, Peshawar, Page No. 1

 

Balochistan

 

Dilapidated building of Boys Primary School

District Jhal-Magsi: Social activist Mr. Mir Hassan Magsi, along with others, said that Boys Primary School Yaghdar Jhal-Magsi is dilapidated; the class room ceilings are at the brink of collapse, endangering the lives of children. Teachers remain absent from school despite drawing salaries. Government should take notice of such miserable conditions.

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

 

Notice should be taken of teacher absenteeism

District Dalbandin: A notice of teacher absenteeism should be taken at Girls Community School Faisal Colony. The school’s teachers remain absent for weeks which bears adverse consequences for the education of students.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_6.html

 

Immoral behavior with Zarai College students is condemnable: Pashtoon SF Azad

District Quetta: The Pashtoon Student Federation Azad said in a central statement that some staff of the college administration has adopted immoral behavior with students of Zarai College based on personal grudges which is quite condemnable. They demanded high officials of college and the provincial administrators to take notice of the issue.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/Quetta/page2.asp

 

Staff appointment in matriculation examinations will be exemplary: Special Secretary Education

District Quetta: The Special Secretary for Higher Education Mr. Zaffar Ali Bukharisaid said that the appointment of staff in matriculation examinations will be ensured on merit and will be made exemplary so that the cancer of copy culture can be eradicated from the society.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-20-2016/Quetta/page2.asp

 

Director Education Schools should be fired: Muhammad Anwar

District Loralai: The Government Teachers Association members held a demonstration and demanded removal of Director Schools. They said many official problems of teachers are being delayed owing to the sluggishness of Director Schools.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103297153&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20160120

 

Punjab

 

EDOs asked to submit report about shortage of furniture in schools

District Rahim Yar Khan: The Punjab Provincial Education Department has told all the EDOs to submit a detailed report about the shortage of furniture in the schools in their relevant districts.  The EDOs were given 2500 million rupees for the provision of facilities in schools, but only 51 percent of the money allocated was spent.    

Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No. 09

 

Lahore High Court takes Suo-Motto notice to stop privatization of schools

District Bahawalpur: The Lahore High Court took a Suo Motto notice of the strikes and protest rallies of teacher bodies and issued an order to halt the privatization of government schools. LHC also directed the teachers to improve working in such a manner that the government is not compelled to take such action. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No. 08

 

PEF conducts Students Information System Training for private school management

District Dera Ghazi Khan: The Punjab Education Foundation has begun the provision of Students Information System Training to the administration of private schools. Private schools will be able to keep a record of student bio information and attendance through this system which will in turn be monitored by PEF. A training of private schools of Muzaffargar, Dera Ghazi Khan, Rahim Yar Khan, Rajanpur, Lodhran and Khanewal will be conducted at Regional Office Multan.  

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No. 08

 

Teachers held protest against privatization of schools

District Dera Ghazi Khan: The members of Punjab Teachers Association of Tehsil Taunsa Sharif held a protest rally against the privatization of schools. 
Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 08

 

CM takes notice of slow development progress in schools

District Rahim Yar Khan: The CM Punjab has taken notice of slow progress of development works at schools including provision of furniture, drinking water, construction of classrooms and reconstruction of dangerous buildings.

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

 

15 year old student kidnapped, molested by vagabonds

District Rajanpur: A 15 year old student was kidnapped and molested for 15 days by unidentified people and was then taken to Multan from where he successfully escaped and came back home.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 07

 

Qari Teachers to be appointed on Emergency basis

District Lahore: The Government of Punjab has issued notices to the EDOs to appoint Qari Teachers at all Punjab Schools on emergency basis.

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

 

Sindh

 

DEO suspends 10 Teachers

District Naushehro Feroz: District Education Officer, Mr. Nisar Ahmed Memon along with Taluka Education Officer visited the schools of Taluka Moro on special directives of Secretary Education, Mr. Fazal Ul Allah Pechuho. They suspended 7 female and 3 male teachers whereas a list of two hundred ghost teachers was sent to the Secretary.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130353366&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160120

 

Distribution of scholarship cheques among students

District Khairpur Mirs: The Vice Chancellor, Shah Abdul Latif University, Ms. Professor Dr. Parveen Shah distributed HEC and German Based scholarship cheques among the talented students of the University.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130353392&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160120

 

Sindh University announces result

Jamshoro: The Controller Examination, Mr. Murtaza Siyal has announced the annual examination result of M.Com for 2014.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130353394&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160120

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Agriculture University extends form date

Tando Jam: The Director Admission Sindh Agriculture University, Tando Jam has announced extension of deadline for the submission of Undergrad admission forms up to 25th of January.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130353381&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160120

 

Education Seminar

District Sujawal: The Social Organizations, SAFCOW and Plan Pakistan organized a seminar in the district, with the cooperation of Allama Iqbal Open University, where certificates and shields were offered to the girls aged 15 to 40, who had left education after passing fifth class but were given free education up till middle school level. It was declared in the seminar that girls leave education due to the shortage of basic facilities in the schools.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130353166&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160120

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School roof collapses

District Larkana: The roof of Government Primary School, village Haji Mashori collapsed suddenly. Fortunately, none of the students were injured.

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Protest against Principal

District Larkana: Lecturers and professors of Degree College Larkana protested against the college’s principal and demanded for his removal. On the other hand, students protested in favor of the said principal.

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Director Education seat vacant

District Shaheed Benazirabad: The seat of Director Education has been vacant for a year due to which the employees are riddled with problems.
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School building in deplorable condition

District Sanghar: The building of Government Primary School, village Noor Shah, is in a deplorable condition. The students have to sit under open sky due to the dangerous condition of the building.

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Delegation of Sindh Madarsatul Islam visits different institutes

Islamabad: A delegation of Sindh Madarsatul Islam consisting of Girls, Boys, Faculty members and Vice Chancellor, visited Quaid-e- Azam University and Pakistan Institute of Development Economics.

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Sindhi Female Teachers transferred

Karachi: Seven Sindhi female teachers of Sindhi Medium Primary School, Khatoon-E-Pakistan, have been transferred to other schools in Karachi which has affected the future of primary girls.

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Director Education visits different schools

District Mirpurkhas: The Director Education, Mr. Niaz Lighari, visited Government Girls Higher Secondary School, Boys Higher Secondary School and Campus School and verified the staff through Biometric Verification system.

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Students protest against teachers

Hyderabad: The students of Government Nazrath Girls College came on roads against the teachers for not taking classes.

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Biometric team visits schools

District Kamber Shahdadkot: The biometric team visited six schools of District Qamber and found nine teachers absent from duty. The report has been sent to Secretary Education.

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Education staff to get salary through biometric system

Karachi: The Education Department Sindh has decided to issue salaries of teaching and non-teaching staff through biometric system from 1st February onwards.

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