28th June 2016

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Demand for staff in Girls Higher School

Mingora: The ex-member of District Council Peer Muhammad Ali demanded staff for Girls Higher School Kala klay Kabal immediately and straight away. The school building was completed, but the problems lie due to deficiency of staff. He also said that just because of having no facilities in the area, many students cannot get education after Matric which is very disappointing .So just by providing staff, college can be opened for girls.

Complete Story: http://peshawar.ausaf.pk/?pg=2

Education guarantees to overcome global challenges

Hangu:  Education guarantees to overcome global challenges. The government is taking steps to set up civilized and educated society. Students don’t lack talent, only a proper merit is required which can choose the cream of nation and can make them good citizen to serve the country. These views were expressed by Secretary Board Office Intermediate and Secondary Education Abdul Raqeeb.

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

Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No.2

Demand to open ground associated with High School Agra

Peshawar: The Agra Council has demanded from Provincial Government, Provincial Education Minister and Provincial Minister for Sports to allow the students to play in the Ground associated with High School Agra. In this regard, a meeting held under the head of President Siraj Khan in which Coach and Captains were presents who said that students used to play on the ground for a long time but now its ban due to which students are engaging in negative activities so they demanded to open the ground for them so they will utilize their time and energy in a positive way.

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

Free high standard education is a revolutionary step of current government

Peshawar: Education is the first priority of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government and this can be proved as the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has allocated Rs 111.52 billion for primary and secondary education for the financial year 2016-17 and we don’t see such example of promoting education in the era of past governments. Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government’s mission is to provide free education to every child and fulfill all teachers’ deficiency in schools and to provide all facilities which would be helpful to promote standard education. According to the new budget, Rs 8,000.204 million has allocated for completing the missing facilities in the government schools, whereas additional Rs 6 billion have been allocated for creation of 16,960 posts to improve access to and quality of primary education. Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-Nas, Peshawar, Page No.2

Parents worried about worst results of Girls High School Kangara

Haripur: The Public community has demanded inquiry against the worst results of Girls High School Kangara, saying that now the education has developed a lot and it’s the era of Science and Technology, many Government and Private students make their Parents proud by grabbing top positions just because of standard education whereas the Matric result of Government Girls High School Kangara has disappointed the parents of Haripur .Out of 122 students, only 10 students have cleared their exams. This poor result has put a question mark on the qualified teachers of government school who fails in front of non-qualified and non-experienced teachers of Private schools who take only 10,000 Rupees as salaries as top position holders in board are from Private Schools.

Complete Story:  Daily Akhbar-e-Khyber, Peshawar, Page No.5

Protest held at Bannu University

Bannu: A protest was held outside University of Science and Technology (UST) Bannu over its alleged involvement in discriminatory practices and nepotism. The demonstration was organized by Bannu University Teaching Staff Association (BUTSA). They blocked the administration block at the main campus and locked several university offices. Speaking at the protest, representatives of BUTA said the university administration is involved in cases of nepotism and discriminatory policies. They said a written agreement was signed last year by the university administration holds a selection board meeting. However, this plan never materialized. According to the representatives, funds under Prime Minister’s Fee Reimbursement Scheme and the laptop scheme were not handed over to deserving students. They said that the administration is making the future of institute darker and they showed their firm believe that for their legal rights, they will not hesitate to go to prison.

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

Balochistan

Government should take sincere steps for promoting education: Sami Shabewi

District Quetta: The convenor JTI district Quetta, Mr. Samiullah Shabewi along with other members said that government should take sincere steps for education propagation. He said just documentation can not bring betterment in education sector but practical strategies/policies can furnish & develop it. Government negligence is increasing ignorance and illiteracy.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/epaper/p3/story.php?param=taleem.jpg

Kharan Government Middle School “Dino” should be upgraded to high school

District Kharan: The Kharan Government middle school students Mr. Naseeb-ur-Rehman along with others said that there is no high school in the area due to which students are leaving education after completion of primary education. Students demanded from Chief Secretary & area MPA to facilitate people with high school.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/06-28-2016/Quetta/page7.asp

Baloch students are kept away from education deliberately with planned strategy: Israr Baloch

District Quetta: The Chairman Talba Action Committee TAC, Mr. Amanat Ali welcome to new joiners in the committee. Mr. Israr Baloch and Mr. Malik Kamran along with a large number of members joined the TAC. Mr. Amanat Ali said present era is of science & technology and hardships can only be faced through tools of education.

Complete Story: Daily Azadi Quetta, Page No. 2

Textbooks availability in schools is ensured: MQM

District Quetta: The in-charge MQM Quetta zone, Mr. Malik Jannat Gul Kakar & members of committee said that new educational year has been started but regrettably textbooks are unavailable in nearly 75% of province, which is disclosing educational emergency claims of Government, political parties & Education officials. Government in fact deteriorated Education system in previous 3 years and claimed for betterment & educational development. MQM Committee members demanded from Government to take practical steps in Balochistan for betterment of education system.

Complete Story: Daily Mashriq Quetta, Page No. 6

Unavailability of teachers in Panjgur schools; student’s future is at bleak

District Panjgur: Education system is affected in Panjgur schools, due to unavailability of senior teachers. Students are facing problems in acquiring education and their future looks at risk. Science teachers are unavailable in both boys & girls schools. Such Educational dilemmas are production of negligence of Government & Education department. Educational emergency claims are baseless and Government has to take practical steps for betterment and development of Education system.

Complete Story: Daily Mashriq Quetta, Page No. 3

Punjab

DCO inquiries report about 16 school buildings

District Khanewal: The District Coordination Officer Khanewal, inquired about report from focal person about 16 government schools declared dangerous who are not still demolished.

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

Private schools terminated their female teachers before summer vacation

District Rajanpur: Female Teachers of private schools requested the Chief Minister of Punjab to establish a proper monitoring authority so that these institutions should run as per some rules and regulations. They also shared that mostly Private Schools terminated the female teachers before summer vacation after collecting the fee from the students to save staff salary.

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

Corruption identified in construction of school building

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Contractors are using a poor quality material in construction of schools building (Government Primary School Jhakar Town) with the cooperation of sub-engineer building department. Local residents requested higher authorities to take strict actions against them.

Complete Story: Daily Khabrain, Multan, Page No. 10

District Promotion Committee approves teacher package for 293 teachers

District Rahim Yar Khan: In the leadership of District Coordination Officer (DCO) District Promotion Committee have approved the teacher package of 293 Teachers including 109 female teachers in a session held at DCO office.

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

Pharmacology Department of Medical University lacking teaching Staff

District Lahore: The Students of Pharmacology Department have complaint that the Pharmacology Department of King Edward Medical Collage lacking Teaching Staff from last Six years. They requested to the Chief Minister Punjab not only to fulfill the faculty as well as upgrade the University.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No. 1

Sindh

Education lower staff protests against Officers

District Mirpurkhas: The members of Education Lower Staff Mirpurkhas stood against the injustices of Officers, alleging that Naib Qasid Mr. Shahid Sodho was forcibly retired and his salary was stopped, for past 20 months.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130408367&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160628

Higher Secondary School turned to storage house

District Matiari: The building of Government Higher Secondary School Allah Dino Sindh is converted into a storage house. The Building has constructed eight years ago, but it could not be started.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_28062016013528.jpg

Salary Stopped of 144 absent teachers

District Jacobabad: Salary of 144 teachers was stopped, during biometric verification of their attendance in District Jacobabad.  The step was taken after releasing of List by the Secretary Education.

Complete Story: Daily Ibrat, Page No. 10