31st May 2017

Balochistan

 

Educated nations are ruling the world: Anwar Inqilabi

Principal Government Technical Model School Quetta, Anwar Inqilabi said that educated nations are ruling the world therefore we should make education a priority if we want to compete with those nations.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104223852&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170531

 

Teachers are going through a range of problems: Mitha Khan

Divisional President of Government Teachers Association Nasirabad, Mitha Khan said that the Balochistan govt has paid no heed to the demands put forward by teachers in the district.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104223914&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170531

 

Inter 2nd year classes to start tomorrow

Classes in Government Science college for 2nd year will start from tomorrow.

Complete story:

https://jang.com.pk/print/323307-todays-print-city-news

 

 

GB/FATA/AJK

 

Government Girls’ High School Khali Darman’s building to be constructed

The school building of Khali Darman Girls’ High School was destroyed in the earthquake and 11 years later, it is still in the same condition. Even tent shelter in not available to the students hence they study under the open sky.

Complete story:

https://jang.com.pk/print/323272-todays-print-city-news

 

 

 

Federal

 

This is a budget that taxes our furture: Sherry Rahman

PPP Parliamentarians VP Sherry Rehman expressed dismay over the budget.

Complete Story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-05-31/lahore/11935/88466

 

Problem of private schools in residential areas solved

Around 250 private schools have been allocated plots, 15 have been shifted whereas 35 are still left in residential areas.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104225060&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170531

Lok Virsa starts registration for summer camp

The National Institute of Folk and Traditional Heritage (Lok Virsa) will organise 'a Children's Summer Camp in Punjabi and Brahvi languages' from July 5 to July 31st.

Complete story:

http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-05-31/lahore/11946/88517

 

Unregulated private schools deciding summer break schedule at will

There is a watchdog for Islamabad’s private schools, Private Educational Institutions Regulatory Authority (PEIRA), but are they really regulated?

Complete Story: https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/207740-39-schools-in-Punjab-to-be-made-vocational-institutes

 

 

Punjab

 

Zakaat and Education

Zakaat can be given to those who want to continue education.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2017-05-31/page-2/detail-27

 

Health and Education helps eliminate extremism

Yousef Raza stated in Multan that education and health facilities minimise extremism and will eventually eliminate terrorism.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-05-31/page-3

 

Education projects completed before time

Despite Government of Punjab’s political situation, education projects in Multan were completed before their deadline.

Complete Story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-05-31/page-3

 

Teachers subject to economic exploitation

Teachers of Basic Education Schools subject to economic exploitation.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-05-31/page-5

 

Government doing everything  possible for Education

Aizaz Khan Johia stated that the Government was doing everything possible for education.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-05-31/page-8

 

Plea to upgrade teachers rejected by the government

Punjab government has rejected the plea to upgrade teachers of primary, middle and high school level and has decided that the clause of upgradation of teachers will not be included in the provincial budget.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104225049&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170531

 

Nine girls and boys colleges to be established in Rawalpindi

A confirmation has been given to establish nine girls and boys colleges in district Rawalpindi. These colleges will be completed within one year and admissions will start in 2019.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104225132&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170531

 

Blaming female teachers is not a good step in the right direction: Punjab Teachers Union (Shahdara incident)

President Punjab Teachers Union, Rana Liaquat Ali and others expressed regret over the issue of how teachers are being treated in the Shahdara school incident.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104226219&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20170531

 

Details of students demanded by School Education Department

School Education Department Punjab has demanded all primary, middle and high schools to give them details of the students enrolled in order to ensure that the enrolment data is not

Complete Story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201705300242&EN_ID=11201705300096&EMID=11201705300033bogus

https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104225920&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170531

 

Orders given to complete educational schemes in time

Punjab Government has ordered for the timely completion of educational schemes.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104224701&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170531

 

Authorities should avoid taking action against private schools: Abrar Ahmed Khan

Most private schools are closed for summer vacations, and the rest will close on 1st June.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-05-31/page-5

 

SLS School celebrates Day of Cultural Diversity

All campuses of Sadeeqa’s Learning System (SLS) Montessori & High School celebrated the International Day of Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development, says a press release.

Complete story:

https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/207671-SLS-School-celebrates-Day-of-Cultural-Diversity

 

Substandard school buildings ordered to be completed by 20th June:

Deputy Commissioner Gujranwala said that according to the orders of the Chief Minister, the buildings is poor condition are to be completed by 20th June. In case of noncompliance, payments to vendors and contractors will be blocked.

Complete story:

https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104225718&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20170531

 

Sehat Taleem Se ready to hit shelves

The Young Doctors Association (YDA) is launching the book to educate the people and schoolchildren on 36 infectious diseases, including dengue, measles, chicken pox, swine flu, malaria, hepatitis, gastro, Zika virus and others.

Complete story:

http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-05-31/lahore/11947/88496

 

CM wants MPA to put best foot forward

Punjab CM Shahbaz Sharif declares that education and agriculture need to be given top priority.

Complete Story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201705310169&EN_ID=11201705310067&EMID=11201705310033

‘39 schools in Punjab to be made vocational institutes’

Punjab Minister for Schools Education Rana Mashhood has said the government has decided to introduce technical and vocational education as a subject from middle classes in the public sector schools.

Complete story:

https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/207740-39-schools-in-Punjab-to-be-made-vocational-institutes

 

Sindh

 

Ufone supports cause of educating street children

Continuing to act in the true spirit of Ramzan, of caring and giving, Ufone today announced that like last year, this year too it will be supporting a noble cause. Ufone will support the inspiring cause of Syeda Anfas Ali Shah.

Complete story:

http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-05-31/lahore/11945/88456

http://pakobserver.net/ufone-supports-cause-educating-street-children/

https://issuu.com/abidoon/docs/e-paper_pdf__31-05-2017___khi_/10

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2017-05-31/page-9/detail-5

http://epaper.brecorder.com/2017/05/31/9-page/878795-news.html

 

Private schools not complying with the decision to reduce fees

Lawyer of school representatives, Asma Jehangir said that according to Schools Regulation Law 2002, private schools cannot increase their fees without government’s approval. These schools are taking Rs 4000 per month but are providing high quality education.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104224269&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20170531

 

Federal budget for education not enough: Nazim Islami Jamiat-e-Taliba

Nazim Islami Jamiat-e-Taliba, Sohaib-ul-deen Kakakheil said that the federal budget for education is quite less and even lesser budget is allocated to new educational schemes.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104224280&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20170531 

 

Education Department to start hiring soon

Sindh Minister for Education and Literacy Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar has said that vacant posts in the education department will be advertised soon. Services of a reputed testing agency are being sought through an expression of interest advertised in newspapers to keep the process transparent, the minister said while presiding over a meeting at his office on Tuesday.

Complete Story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Karachi/2017-05-31/page-2/detail-4

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Karachi/2017-05-31/page-14/detail-11

https://jang.com.pk/print/323115-todays-print

 

 

SED ignores Karachi, has not posted Director high schools for past two years

Although, it's been more than a month since the Schools Education Department (SED) has conducted interviews to post directors for high schools in each region of Sindh but Karachi is still waiting for the director of state -run higher schools, Daily Time has learnt

Complete story:

http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-05-31/lahore/11948/88479

 

Sindh’s Education situation remains stagnant

Number of out of school children and dropouts show no progress despite massive improvements.

Complete Story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201705300242&EN_ID=11201705300096&EMID=11201705300033

 

No one can stop genius students from securing their future: Prof Dr Saeed Ud Din

Chairman BSEK, Prof Dr Saeed Ud Din said that no one can stop genius students from securing their future. He expressed such views during an essay writing competition.

Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/323114-todays-print

 

Editorials/Op-eds

 

In a Thar Village, Drishna rules (28th May, 2017)

https://www.dawn.com/news/1335926

 

How Exactly can we enhance Pakistani Minds?

https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201705310202&EN_ID=11201705310076&EMID=11201705310037