3 August 2015

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

BISE Malakand declares HSSC results

The Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Malakand declared Higher Secondary School Certificate (HSSC) session 2015 results. A press release issued here on Friday stated that total 38,152 candidates appeared in the examination wherein 23,428 students were declared successful while the result remained 62 percent.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-7-331851-BISE-Malakand-declares-HSSC-results

Honour for Upper Dir students

The students of Upper Dir have secured six positions out of top ten in the higher secondary school certificate annual examination results announced by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Malakand, on Saturday.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_007_003

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-7-332126-Upper-Dir-students-shine-in-HSSC-results

 

Girls clinch top positions in Mardan HSSC exam results

Girls outshined boys by grabbing top three positions in higher secondary school certificate examination results, 2015, announced by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Mardan, here on Saturday.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197932/girls-clinch-top-positions-in-mardan-hssc-exam-results

 

IT teachers and computer lab incharges are recruited

2136 teachers are required for 2136 posts in KPK. Test is conducted through NTS service .provincial  government going to hired IT teachers of grade 16 and computer lab incharge of grade 12.unfortunately from 2010 computer science subject is compulsory for schools but computer labs are not present.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993488&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150803

 

Private colleges shine in Malakand board HSSC exam results

Students of private colleges bagged nine of the top ten positions in the annual results of the higher secondary school certificate examinations announced by the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Malakand, on Friday.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197727/private-colleges-shine-in-malakand-board-hssc-exam-results

 

Stranded Chitral students may miss UoP examinations

Stranded in far-off areas in upper Chitral after floods washed away all link roads, several students including girls of the University of Peshawar (UoP) and University of Malakand (UoM) belonging to Mastuj sub-division may fail to appear in examinations scheduled for August 10.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-332190-Stranded-Chitral-students-may-miss-UoP-examinations

 

Jayasuriya pays homage to victims of APS attack

Sri Lanka’s former skipper and hard-hitting opening batsman Sanath Jayasuriya visited Army Public School here on Friday and expressed solidarity with the students and staff who went through the ordeal of the Dec 16 terrorist attack that left at least 150 people, mostly schoolchildren, dead.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197778/jayasuriya-pays-homage-to-victims-of-aps-attack

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-331805-Sri-Lankan-cricketer-Jayasuria-visits-APS

 

DI Khan FA/FSC exams

13,432 candidates appeared in FA/FSc examinations DI Khan. 9,649 passed.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201008010361&EN_ID=11201008010112&EMID=11201008010049

 

Experts, students moot the future of biotechnology

Biotechnology will create job opportunities and develop innovative, cost-effective solutions to a variety of challenges faced by Pakistan.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/931144/talking-points-experts-students-moot-the-future-of-biotechnology/

 

HEC releases 250m for completing work on varsity

The Higher Education Commission has released Rs250 million for completing reconstruction work on 10 academic blocks of the University of Hazara which was left halfway by a Turkish NGO over shortage of funds.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_181_006

 

KUST students end strike on MPA`s intervention

The protesting students of Kohat University of Science and Technology (KUST) withdrew from their demand for the start of summer semester and ended strike after 36 days following acceptance of their other demands by the varsity administration.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_007_006

 

Balochistan

 

MJSF contributes Rs15m for Chamalang Beneficiary Education Programme

Mahvash & Jahangir Siddiqui Foundation (MJSF) contributed Rs15 million to Chamalang Beneficiary Education Programme (CBEP). hamalang Beneficiary Education Programme (CBEP) is one of the largest social sector development programmes in Balochistan, being supervised by Pakistan Army. The project which started with an initial enrolment of 303 students of District Kohlu and Loralai in 2007 has grown appreciably to 3761 students from 23 Districts of the province.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-331792-MJSF-contributes-Rs15m-for-Chamalang-Beneficiary-Education-Programme

 

Sibi university  reservations between Baluchistan government and  HEC.

Federal government announced the 1 and half billion for sibi university  but HEC still did not issue the funds for university.HEC start survey in 2007 in Baluchistan  sibi , turbat, loralai for universities. commissioner sibbi allotted 200 acres for sibi university but the conflict of Baloch and Pashtun is the main reason.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993660&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20150803

 

Balochi dictionary launched

The first comprehensive Balochi dictionary was launched here on Sunday. The Chief Editor of the dictionary is renowned author Mir Jan Mohammad Dashti, a former chair-man of the Balochi Academy.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_005_005

 

GB/FATA/AJK

 

Fata orphans to get free education, healthcare: senator

Steps are underway for the welfare of orphaned and poor children of the tribal areas to make them useful citizens of the society. The federal government upon the request of tribal lawmakers has decided to initiate welfare schemes for orphaned children, Senator Hidayatullah Khan told reporters during a visit to Al-Huda Centre for Orphans in Khar on Sunday.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_183_006

http://tribune.com.pk/story/931145/education-for-all-govt-to-set-up-school-for-street-children/

 

The urgent meeting of All teachers associations Fata is held on 5 August

Meeting is started at 5 pm at a  hotel in  Peshawer. Meeting is presided by Khan Malik  and chairman action Committee Naseer Shah Afridi. The issues discussed are up gradation, increase in the salaries , and nationalization of FATA schools.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993351&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150803

 

Islamabad

 

270 school buildings in Pindi dist declared dangerous

District education department has declared 270 educational institutions buildings in Rawalpindi dangerous which would be repaired by the provincial government in phases.

This fiscal, the Punjab government will release only Rs250 million against the education department’s demand of Rs2 billion.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197703/270-school-buildings-in-pindi-dist-declared-dangerous

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-13/detail-4

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-14/detail-8

 

Montessori schools in ICT on the cards

The government is considering to open Montessori schools for the children of 3 to 5 years age group in Islamabad Capital Territory (ICT) on the pattern of E9 countries.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-02/page-14/detail-9

 

1.25 million estimated number of special children in Pakistan.

Of them less than 2% attend school due to lack of facilities required for special education.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201508010173&EN_ID=11201508010071&EMID=11201508010021

 

Malala yousufzai said requirement is to invest in education.

Nobel prize winner Pakistani Malala Yousufzai said that to buy the weapons it is more important to buy the book and promote the education. She demanded from Prime Minister Pakistan to increase the budget for education and take more steps for education.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-08-03&edition=GUJ&id=1822398_57817402

 

Teachers Training

Ahsan Iqbal  said that Educational improvements are made from the teachers training. He said that in 21st century we made changes in  the curriculum of studies and also start a plan in the narowal district Punjab and this is started in other parts of country. This will bring educational revolution in the country.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993550&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20150803

 

HEC makes first move towards more universities

Taking a step towards the realisation of the government`s Vision 2025, the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has sought guidance from public sector universities and provincial governments for the establishment of universities in all districts of the country.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_004_002

 

TMUC and TiE sign MoU

A memorandum of understanding has been signed between The Millennium University College (TMUC) and The Indus Entrepreneurs (TiE) the other day. The objective of the MoU is to encourage the students of TMUC towards entrepreneurship. 

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-13/detail-1

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-01/page-14/detail-2

 

Irregularities in the quota of admissions in federal educational institutions

Quota  in sports in  422 federal educational institutions so the merit students are neglected.5% quota is specified in the sports department in all the educational institutions.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2015-08-02/page-3

 

FJWU event stresses promoting women’s role in S&T development

The key message of 7th monthly brainstorming event on ‘Making Pakistan Science Conscious’ at the Fatima Jinnah Women University (FJWU), Rawalpindi, organised by the Pakistan Academy of Sciences, was that national development cannot be realised without encouraging and promoting the role of women in science & technology.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-3/detail-8

 

125 get scholarship to study in US

The United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) held a pre-departure briefing for 125 Pakistani students travelling to the United States for undergraduate study as part of the US government-funded Global Undergraduate (Global UGRAD) Programme.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-01/page-14/detail-8 http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201008010389&EN_ID=11201008010121&EMID=11201008010054

 

Comsats evicted from rented property

The Shehzad Town police on Friday evicted the Comsats Institute of Information Technology from its rented parking lot after a court ruled in favour of the property owner.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930074/parking-lot-comsats-evicted-from-rented-property/

 

AIOU autumn semester admissions begin

Admissions to the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) admissions for SSC to PhD-level programme in various disciplines for autumn semester 2015 will start from Saturday. The last date for submission of admission forms is September 4, said a press release issued here on Friday. 

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-13/detail-6

 

AIOU’s distance-learning system highly successful

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has achieved a singular distinction making non-formal or distance-learning system highly successful, raising literacy rate and promoting higher education in the country. This was stated by Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr. Shahid Siddiqui while addressing a farewell party held in honour of four retired officials including former controller examination Dr. Hamid Khan Niazi.

Complete Story:  http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-332136-AIOUs-distance-learning-system-highly-successful

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-13/detail-8

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-02/page-14/detail-3

 

AIOU vows to educate Central Jail inmates

The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Friday said the Central Jail Rawalpindi inmates would be educated through a special programme. AIOU Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui and Federal Ombudsman Additional Secretary SM Tahir visited the jail to explore the possibility of further enhancing educational facilities for the prisoners.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-13/detail-2

http://tribune.com.pk/story/929981/inmate-education-aiou-to-expand-efforts-in-pindi-central-jail/

 

‘Young people’s love for books never fades’

The National Book Foundation which was established in 1972 as a service rendering educational welfare organisation, is receiving a very positive response from the parents, teachers, students and readers on its various programmes including Readers Club which is one of the most public oriented book promotional activity attracting readers to buy books of their choice at half price.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-13/detail-1

 

Police secure fresh bonds from madressah faculty members on watch list

Authorities implementing the counterterrorism National Action Plan (NAP) have found that 115 among the people put on a watch list in Rawalpindi district for having links with banned groups belonged to madressah faculties.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_004_004

 

HEC ED post falls prey to ad hocism

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has given the charge of the post of executive director to its member human resource development (HRD) after superannuation of the acting ED Prof Dr Mansoor Akbar Kundi.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-01/page-14/detail-1

 

Kundi completes his tenure at HEC

Professor Dr. Mansoor Akbar Kundi has completed his tenure at the Higher Education Commission (HEC) Secretariat as member (academics). He also held the acting charge of HEC executive director.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-331956-Kundi-completes-his-tenure-at-HEC

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-13/detail-5

 

Punjab

 

Govt to promote uniform education: CM

Second position holder in matric examination in Gujranwala Board Ali Hamza, who is a fruit seller, called on Chief Minister Shahbaz Sharif, here Sunday. The chief minister congratulated Ali Hamza, his mother and his class teacher on obtaining second position in matric examination (Arts Group).

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-332091-Govt-to-promote-uniform-education-CM

 

Education dept ‘defies’ courts in hiring

A group of educators has protested interviews for 44 posts of teachers by a five-member panel of the District Education Department despite stay by the Lahore High Court till Aug 5.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197745/education-dept-defies-courts-in-hiring

 

Summer camp at public schools to start tomorrow

Summer study camps in public schools of the city will begin from Monday (tomorrow).

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930755/extra-help-summer-camp-at-public-schools-to-start-tomorrow/

 

300 saplings planted at TCF schools

More than 300 saplings have been planted at Lidhar and Jhulkay School Campuses of The Citizens’ Foundation (TCF) under a drive launched by The Lahore Conservation Society on July 25.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930211/plantation-drive-300-saplings-planted-at-tcf-schools/

 

Pakistani-Sikh girl tops matriculation exams

A 15-year-old Pakistani Sikh girl has become the first girl from the Sikh community to top the matriculation exam in the country.

Complete Story:http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2015/08/02/national/pakistani-sikh-girl-tops-matriculation-exams/

 

‘Enact national policy on people with disabilities’

Speakers at a consultation on Saturday lamented that despite introduction of several laws and policies by various governments there had been no improvement in facilities available for people with disabilities. Other participants raised the issue of a poor state of education facilities for people with disabilities.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930752/consultation-meeting-enact-national-policy-on-people-with-disabilities/

 

‘Illegal’ school refuses result cards

Defying court orders, a private school - Bricks - refused to issue result cards and certificates to two students, also forcing them to deposit summer vacations fees, whereas the students have already served one month prior notice for leaving the school before vacations.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-13/detail-5

 

Increasing merit in colleges creating issues for students

Due to high number of expected enrollments in colleges the merit of intermediate admissions is increasing. Students are worried about their future. A large number of students may not get admission to colleges.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-12/detail-4

 

Education for Street Children

President Human rights welfare forum said that government should provide free education, protections and food to street children. He said that we should focus on education for our progress.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-12/detail-19

 

Ex principal Aitcheson College resigned due to irregularities

Agha  ghazanfar said that I personally reject to requests of politicians for admission and control the corruption  that’s why conflict is created between board of governor s and principal. He said that for admission people give 20 20 lakh for paper. This process was continuing from 15 years.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102992066&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20150802

 

EDO system ended and old directorate system retrieved

In every district education authorities are made .Divisional directorate will be equal to the post of chairman. After the 14 years this system will be end in the Punjab. Transfers, appointments, up gradation and increase in salaries are made by education authorities.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102991339&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20150802

 

NPT-run school wins laurels

The Government Muslim League High School, being run under the auspices of Nazaria-i-Pakistan Trust (NPT), has shown outstanding performance as 88 percent students got success in the latest Matric exams.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-14/detail-10

 

Distinction

Zoha Manzoor, student of Allied School Punjab Group of Colleges Allama Iqbal Town campus has secured A+ grade with 1043 marks in the matriculation examinations of Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Lahore.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-14/detail-12

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-331928-Distinction

 

Failed students are going on Lahore board.

Lahore board of intermediate announced the result 2015 then the fail students and less number students are going to board for complain on Sunday.Lahore board announced the date of supplementary examinations from 8 September.

Complete Story: https://e.jang.com.pk/08-03-2015/Lahore/pic.asp?picname=43.gif

 

Building infrastructure of 2 colleges are completed in Gujranwala.

Appointments are selected on next month .government college nokhar and government college Turkabad are completed staff will be hired on next month.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-08-03&edition=GUJ&id=1821984_55925878

 

14 held in seminaries search operation

Police carried out a search operation in nine seminaries of different schools of thought in the provincial capital and took 14 students in custody for interrogation.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_002_008

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-332100-Search-operation-in-seminaries

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-14/detail-7

 

Names for VCs at 10 universities finalized

The provincial government has finalised names of people to be appointed as vice chancellors (VCs) at 10 public universities, The Express Tribune has learnt.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930689/higher-education-names-for-vcs-at-10-universities-finalised/

 

Taqi Butt made acting PU VC

Muhammad Taqi Zahid Butt, the dean of Production Metallurgy in the faculty of Engineering and Technology, has been made vice chancellor of University of Punjab.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201008020350&EN_ID=11201008020103&EMID=11201008020035

 

PU Faculty of Life Sciences gets new dean

Former Punjab University registrar Dr Muhammad Naeem Khan has been appointed the dean for Faculty of Life Sciences, a notification issued by the Higher Education Department (HED) on Friday says.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930206/higher-education-pu-faculty-of-life-sciences-gets-new-dean/

 

BZU teachers protest against students

Academic staff of Bahauddin Zakariya University on Friday staged a protest demonstration, saying students had been harassing an international relations professor.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201508010128&EN_ID=11201508010051&EMID=11201508010017

 

Students in blind alley after medical exams cancellation

The MD/MS programme suffered a blow after the Punjab University `refused` to conduct examination of the Federal Postgraduate Medical Institute students as the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) de-notified it (PU) for being a non-medical varsity.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_002_002

 

PMDC allows SKZMC to admit students

The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council has granted permission of undergraduate medical admissions to the Shaikh Khalifa Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Medical and Dental College, Lahore.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197759/pmdc-allows-skzmc-to-admit-students

 

Scholars selected for International conference

2 phd scholars from  the Punjab university have been selected to attend Oslo Summer School 2015 in Norway.  Zillay Mariam Sohail and Amber Shams are the only scholars selected from Pakistan for the course.

Complete Story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201008020347&EN_ID=11201008020103&EMID=11201008020035

 

PhD awarded

Dr Naveed Shuja, faculty member of Lahore Medical and Dental College, Lahore, has completed his PhD in Biochemistry from The University of Lahore. 

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-331927-PhD-awarded

 

Pak-China literary moot goes unnoticed

The two days long International Pak-China Urdu Literary Conference on July 28th and 29th, a highly significant step towards bringing the Pak-China literary worlds even closer and opening new vistas for literary and cultural exchange between the two countries, went unnoticed due to the absence of a required government and media hype.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-331933-Pak-China-literary-moot-goes-unnoticed

 

Sindh

 

Confusion persisted over summer vacation till late night

The conflicting announcements by over a dozen associations of private schools about going with or against the provincial government`s decision to extend the summer vacation till Aug 10 has kept the parents perplexed whether or not to send their children to schools on Monday morning.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_115_005

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-332081-All-prepped-for-school-students-wake-upto-extended-holidays

http://www.dawn.com/news/1197947/confusion-over-reopening-of-schools-in-sindh

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-02/page-15/detail-9

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-332011-All-schools-to-reopen-on-August-11-Qaim

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-08-03/page-14

 

Schools, colleges in areas unaffected by floods to reopen Monday

The Sindh education department decided on Saturday that the educational institutions in those areas of the province that were not affected by floods or a rain emergency would reopen from August 3 (tomorrow) after the summer vacation.

 Complete Story:http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-331908-Schools-colleges-in-areas-unaffected-by-floods-to-reopen-tomorrow

 

Private schools to defy govt order, reopen today

Most private schools in the city have decided to reopen after summer vacation on Monday (Aug 3) despite a notification of extension by a week, to reopen on Aug 11, from the provincial education department.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197654/private-schools-to-defy-govt-order-reopen-on-monday

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-331825-Private-schools-insist-on-reopening-from-Monday

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-08-01/page-14 http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201508010225&EN_ID=11201508010092&EMID=11201508010028

http://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2015/07/31/city/karachi/private-schools-reject-govt-decision-to-extend-vacations/

http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=269584

http://epaper.brecorder.com/2015/08/01/11-page/680505-news.html

 

Catholic board schools to reopen on 12th

With various private school associations and the Sindh education department engaged in a tug of war over the extension of vacation due to rains, all schools that come under the Catholic Board of Education announced on Saturday that as per the directives of the provincial government they would reopen on Aug 12.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197824/catholic-board-schools-to-reopen-on-12th

 

Ghost schools re-open by community participation in Mirpur Sakro

July 31, 2015. (Nazir Siyal) Over 30 ghost schools have been re-opened in Mirpur Sakro, these schools had been closed over 3-5 years due to unavailability of teachers, sources told re-established due to joint efforts of District Education Department and community.  The local NGO Alif Ailaan education campaign along with partners’ organization, Sindh Radiant Organization (SRO) and National Rural Support Programme (NRSP), community participation efforts and local MPA Syed Amir Haider Sherazi in Thatta sources disclosed. 

Complete Story: http://www.pakistanchristianpost.com/headlinenewsd.php?hnewsid=5515

 

‘Youth affected due to problems in education sector’

Without addressing the problems faced by education sector in Pakistan, it will remain difficult to reap dividends from the country’s growing youth population. This was said by participants of a roundtable discussion titled ‘Youth Demography in Pakistan’, organised by the Jinnah Institute Karachi on Friday.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-01/page-15/detail-1

 

Students protest at BSEK over ‘unavailability’ of result

Hundreds of affected students along with their parents flooded the office of the Board of Secondary Education Karachi (BSEK) on Friday and staged a protest over the unavailability of matric result, announced by the board a day earlier on Thursday.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-331832-Students-protest-at-BSEK-over-unavailability-of-result

http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-08-01/page-13 http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201508010044&EN_ID=11201508010017&EMID=11201508010007

http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-08-03/page-2

 

Mirpurkhas BISE declares SSC results

Girls clinched all three top positions in science group in the annual examination, 2015, of SSC Part-II (class -X) held under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE), Mirpurkhas, according to results announced here on Friday.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197642/mirpurkhas-bise-declares-ssc-results

 

Protest held by All Sindh education lower staff in sukkur.

They   protested for their rights. Protest  is presided by president  Ayaz  mahar,yaqoob pathan and Ali Nawaz lashari. speakers should issue show cause notice to the lower staff of Sukkur board.

Complete Story: https://e.jang.com.pk/08-03-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=04_20.gif

 

Employees protest

Employees protested against the administration of sukkur intermediate board because federal and provincial government announced the 10%  increase in the pays but Sukkur secretary did not sign on this agreement. Chairman educational  board approved  the notification that’s why employees are very sad.

Complete Story: https://e.jang.com.pk/08-03-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=04_13.gif

 

Pakistani students win 2 bronze medals

The Pakistani students have once again proved their determination at the international level as the national chemistry Olympiad team has won two bronze medals in the 47th international chemistry Olympiad (IChO) held in Baku, Azerbaijan.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2015-08-01/page-14

 

Merit neglected In the Sindh technical board.

For the posts of grade 17 and 18 no testing body organized the test and board personally organized the test and conducted the interview .Appointments are appointed through illegal process .They did not notify the advertisement of the posts and they directly issue some admit cards to their personal liked persons and posted their own.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993293&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20150803

 

Teaching Staff

16,104 male and 11.005 female teaching staff is employed in secondary schools across Sindh.

Complete Story:http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201508010220&EN_ID=11201508010090&EMID=11201508010028

 

University students walk for a greener Karachi

The students of NED University, among others, walked along Clifton beach in support of a green Karachi. The aim of the walk was to spread awareness about planting trees and ensuring a cleaner environment in Karachi.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930063/environmentally-friendly-university-students-walk-for-a-greener-karachi/

 

Ban on CNG - and LPG-run school vans soon

CNG- and LPG-run vehicles will soon be banned from transporting schoolchildren in Karachi, the city’s traffic police chief said on Saturday. The official pointed out that the use of CNG and LPG in vehicles carrying school and college students was extremely dangerous as was evident in the tragic mishaps that occurred in Gujrat and Nawabshah.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-331904-Ban-on-CNG---and-LPG-run-school-vans-soon

http://tribune.com.pk/story/930656/safety-measures-traffic-police-to-clamp-down-on-school-vans-flouting-rules/

 

Seminaries survey by police to be completed within 15 days

The police authorities on Sunday decided to complete a `fresh survey` of seminaries within 15 days. This survey was being carried out to ensure availability of accurate and comprehensive data about registered and unregistered seminaries in the province along with other relevant information, sources said.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_116_003

http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-332079-IGP-wants-survey-of-madrassas-in-15-days

http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-15/detail-1

http://tribune.com.pk/story/930066/religious-reforms-9-3-of-school-going-children-are-madrassa-students/

 

Editorial/op-ed

 

University hires

ANY university teaching economics would feel lucky to have, on its faculty, renowned economists like some of our former finance ministers, advisors, heads of the Planning Commission and governors of the State Bank all holding PhD degrees in economics. Being intimately involved with economic policymaking at the highest level, and enjoying the reputation of being good teachers, they can blend theory and practice.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=03_08_2015_009_001

 

Back to school?

The strange decision by the Sindh government to extend the summer holidays for schools in Karachi by 10 days is stirring up a storm. The Sindh education minister Fazlullah Paichuhu explained that the decision was taken due to the prospect of floods and rains in the province. While the decision may make sense for interior Sindh, it does not make sense for Karachi which is facing neither torrential rains nor the fear of a flood. 

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-8-331971-Back-to-school

 

Enabled

For far too long our special needs children have been marginalised and overlooked by the state. Basic amenities, like special needs quality education, healthcare and recreational activities, have been visibly absent from the national agenda.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-08-03/page-6/detail-1

 

Overpopulated

The United Nations, in a new report, projects that the population in Pakistan will exceed 300 million by 2050. Currently, it is estimated that the number stands at 190 million.

Millions of children remain without access to education because extremely poor parents have eight to ten offspring and do not have the means to send them to school.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2015-08-01/page-6/detail-1

 

The sacking of a principal By Anwer Mooraj

Some readers of The Express Tribune might have seen the news item or caught a glimpse of the event on a local TV channel. I am referring to the sacking of Dr Agha Ghazanfar, the principal of Aitchison College in Lahore by the board of governors.

Complete Story:  http://tribune.com.pk/story/930591/the-sacking-of-a-principal/

 

Plagiarism: The plague of pilferage By Dr Munawar A Anees / Maryam Iraj

The academic spectrum across several Pakistani universities is infected with the deadly plague of plagiarism. Academic integrity seems to have melted in the heat of churning out research papers to receive more grants, promotions and other benefits.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/930608/plagiarism-the-plague-of-pilferage/

 

Letters to the Editor

 

‘Books over bullets’

The statement by Nobel Peace laureate Malala Yousafzai that an eight-day expenditure of militants on weaponries is about $32 billion. However, the same amount could be used to fund 12 years of free but quality education worldwide.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1197710/books-over-bullets

 

Education and economy

Though this part of the world is suffering from many economic and social problems, there are multiple solutions possible too. Educating various segments of society, with equal opportunities for all, is one such solution. But it is often neglected, giving the paucity of funds and resources as a reason.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/letters/02-Aug-2015/education-and-economy

 

Career’s selection

Now a day’s universities are announcing new admissions, students are confused regarding their career selections and become more nervous when their parents tell them to select what they like.

Complete Story: Pakistan observer, 1st August, Page 5.

 

Future of seven million kids

According to estimates in Pakistan there are around 7 million children who are out of schools. The main reason is the financial constraints faced by their parents but there are also some other factors such as non availability of functioning schools in rural areas, lack of awareness in parents regarding the importance of education and indulgence of children in child labour by their parents.

Complete Story:  Pakistan observer, 2nd August, Page 5.

 

Education is not our priority

The present federal and provincial governments, when took charge of their offices, had expressed their immense interest in improving the literacy rate and providing free education to all children on the country.

Complete Story: Pakistan observer, 2nd August, Page 5.

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Sale Manager Text Book Board involved in books theft

Peshawar: After the books theft information received by the Chairman Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Text Book Board issued order of the termination of Sale Manager & their favorite staff.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102993343&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150803

 

Virtual Education System of the Allama Iqbal Open University very famous

Peshawar: Ilama Iqbal Open University achieved the their goal in the country our virtual education system is very famous in the country.

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

 

Educational Institutes conflict in the Sindh not resolved

Peshawar: Education Institutes conflict in the Sindh not resolved.

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

 

Educational curriculum

Peshawar: Our educational curriculum 50 years old and need to be changed according to the new age requirements.

Complete Story:  http://www.dailywahdat.com.pk/images/c3.jpg

 

The students of Northern Waziristan still deprive to take admissions in the educational Institutions

Peshawar:  Fata students Federation demanded free admission in reserve seats for Northern Waziristan area students in the educational institutions as per the announcement of the government.

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

 

Buner Malakand Sports Gala started

Buner: Malakand Sports Gala stared in Buner in College Ground. The huge gathering attended the inaugurated program as on the spot there is heavy rain.

Complete Story:  http://dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper/epaper-detail.php?image=MTI2NjM0

 

More investment required for the education, Malala Yousafzai

Washington: Nobel Prize winner Pakistani student Malala Yousafzai said more investment is required for the children education. She said future preservation we need to invest money in the education instead of arms purchase.

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

 

Swat, Police martyred sons recognition ceremony

Mingora: In Swat a special ceremony for the martyred sons of the police was held in Shuda Park.

Complete Story:  http://www.dailymashriq.com.pk/index.php?edition=&date=&page=3&type=

 

Degree College Swarri Closed the admission, Students seems to be dark

Bunair: Degree College Swarri Closed the admissions, students seem to be dark. The inhabitants of the area demanded from Minister for the education to save the future of the students.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102991086&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150802

 

Shangla 36 primary education teachers up graded to grade 15

Alpura; Shangla: Shangla Primary Education Teacher’s department up graded 36 teachers to grade 15 and issued the notification of their promotion.  The department instructed all female teachers to hold charge of their new posts and immediately start their duties.

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

 

PSF hold protest against the admission against the merit

Peshawar: Pakhtun Students Federation hold protest again the without merit admissions in the government colleges in front of Peshawar Press Club.

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

Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No.2

 

Education can change the destiny of the Nations, Noor-ul-Haq

Peshawar: Al-Khidmat Foundation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa President Noor-ul-Haq said only education can changes the destiny of the Nations.

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

 

After the ban on Cigarettes that is available in the Educational Institutions

Peshawar: Due to the increase in the smoking in the students there are severe diseases are increased in the youths. It has been found after the ban of the government the cigarettes are very easily available near the educational institutions.

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

 

Demand of Peace Subjects may be included in the Colleges and Universities Curriculum

Islamabad: Pakistan Awami Tehreek Deputy Secretary Information Umer Riaz Abassi demanded to include the peace subject in the colleges and universities curriculum.

Complete Story:  http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/index.php?Issue=PEW&page=6&date=2015-08-02

 

MA, MSc Examination started under the Swat University w.e.f 25th August, 2015

Swat:  MA, MSc examination started under Swat University w.e.f 25th August, 2015.

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

 

Kabul Matric passed students may be admitted in Jahanzaib College

Kabul: Swat: Swat Human Rights Society demanded from the government that the students who passed their matric examination from Kabul may be given admission in the Jahanzaib College. He said the admission deprived students facing hurdles in their career counseling.

Complete Story: http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/index.php?Issue=PEW&page=6&date=2015-08-01

 

Increase in admission fees make the difficult to get education, Sajjad Ahmad

Temergaraha: Dir:  There is so many difficulties for the students of the Dir Payan  due to which their education affected very badly. These views shared by the Insaaf Students Federation District President Sajjad Ahmad during the farewell party address.

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

 

Higher Education up graded 78 junior clerks in grade 14

Peshawar: Directorate of Higher Education up graded 78 junior clerks into the 14 grades. After the longstanding demand Directorate of Higher Education departmental up gradation committee took meeting and issued notification.

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

 

Supply of furniture to schools one &half billion rupees approval

Peshawar: On the instructions of the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government the education department approved one & half billion rupees for the purchase of new furniture for the province government schools.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_PEW&Page=City_Page002&Date=20150801&Pageno=2&View=1

 

Kurram Agency teachers hold protest in favor of their demands

Peshawar:  Kurram Agency teachers hold protest in front of Fata Secretariat Peshawar in favor of their demands. The participant of the protest took play cards of the different demand.

Complete Story:  http://dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper/epaper-detail.php?image=MTI2Mzkz

 

Fata Students Organization showed their reservations on laptops distribution

Peshawar: Fata student’s organization showed their reservations on the distributions of laptops in Fata areas. They demanded  from the Provincial government to announced the laptops for the position holders in Matric examination.

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

 

Lower Dir the education institutions are opening after summer vacation

Dir: District Dir all governmental institutions are opening after the summer vacation today w.e.f. 1st August, 2015.

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

 

Bata Gram: Degree College not given admissions in Pashtu subject: students give sitting as a protest

Batagram: Degree College finish the Pashto subject from the college curriculum, the students hold protest sitting and chanting slogans against the elected representatives. 

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

 

Shangla 36 primary education teachers up graded to grade 15

Alpura; Shangla: Shangla Primary Education Teachers department up graded 36 teachers to grade 15 and issued the notification of their promotion.  The department instructed all female teachers to hold charge of their new posts and immediately start their duties.

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

 

Balochistan

 

Paralyzed system of Baluchistan University

District Quetta: TAC said in statement that illegal and non-meritorious appointments took place in Baluchistan University which is bad omen for merit and good governance, TAC said it is regrettable to hide the paralyzed educational system of Baluchistan University.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

 

Demand of construction of new school building

Jhalaro: PMLN taluka Karakh leader and Union Council Abad vice chairman Mir Hassan Rind demanded for new school building for Boys school Jhalaro. He said boundary wall of school is dilapidated it should be constructed on immediate basis.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyintekhab.com.pk/Multimedia/online_pages/current/page_5.html

 

For better future education is necessary

District Nasirabad: District Education Officer Nasirabad said it is necessary for all to struggle for strengthening the educational system for the betterment and high standards of education. He said parents, teachers and students unanimously have to work for better future of students and country.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

 

50% promotion quota is right of teachers

District Kech: Watan Teachers Association spokesperson said in statement that 50% seniority quota is right of teachers, while new rules of promotion on 2nd division basis are bureaucracy tactics to ignore senior teachers which is violation of rights.

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

 

Discipline maintained in BMC

District Quetta: Provincial spokesperson of Pakistan Medical Association applauded the performance of principal of MBC and said discipline is maintained by him in MBC.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-03-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

 

Display NTS list of Kachhi

District Kachhi: GTA Kachhi chairman demanded to display NTS passed list on candidates. He said due to delay in display of result list candidates are perplexed. For transparency and accountability list should be displayed as soon as possible. 

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-03-2015/Quetta/page10.asp

 

Paralyzed educational emergency system in Baluchistan

District Naushki: BSO and BNP leaders collectively said politicians and officials in education department have high jacked the system completely, bestowing relatives, grasping scholarships of needy students and paralyzed educational emergency system of Baluchistan.

Complete Story: http://qudrat.com.pk/ePaper/quetta/2015-08-03/page-2

 

Scholarship and medical fund mishaps

District Kharan: Socio political leader Abdul Hadi said scholarship and medical funds are distributing on political basis which is violation of rights of students. He demanded from government to take strict action against mishaps.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

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

 

Schools reopened after vacations

District Quetta: Educational institutions reopened after vacations in Baluchistan. Attendance ratio of students is low and teachers are absent from duties.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/backpage/

 

District Qilla Abdullah marginalized in education

District Qilla Abdullah: Tribal leader Ataullah kakar and others said District Qilla Abdullah is marginalized in education due to planned conspiracy. Youth is going astray due to illiteracy and backwardness in education.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-02-2015/Quetta/page12.asp

 

Increase number of teachers

District Gawadar: Social activist Bijar Baloch said government should increase in number of teacher’s appointment. He said due to lack of teachers in Inter College students are facing problems in getting education.

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

 

Construction process could not be completed

District Qalat: President GTA Qalat Muhammad Ashraf said due to up gradation of many schools of the district, construction work in lingering in between due to corruption and lack of interest of officials. Due to such inconvenience students are unable to get education in those schools. 

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

 

GTA will keep continue struggling for development of education

District Kharan: President GTA Tehsil Dasht, Riaz Ahmed said GTA will keep continue struggling for the betterment and development of education in province. He said number of teachers should be increase to facilitate in field of education, due to shortage of teachers students are suffering in process of getting education.

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

 

Baluchistan University announced result of 23 faculties

District Quetta: Baluchistan University announced result of 23 faculties, remaining faculties result will be announced soon. Presence ration declared 75%, due to stoppage of copy culture yet the success ratio of result is appraisable.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102988445&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20150801

http://e.jang.com.pk/08-01-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

 

Increase admission ratio in current year

District Nasirabad: Director Education Nasirabad Division said to increase literacy ratio, concerned DEOs should start admission campaign in their relative districts. He said seminars, workshops and campaigns should be launched to prevail public awareness.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

 

Demand of Public library

District Jhal-Magsi: GTA Jhal-Magsi has demanded for public library in Gandawah. GTA said in present age of information technology the district head quarter is deprived of public library.

Complete Story: http://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page3/

 

Notice should be taken against nepotism in BMC

District Quetta: JUI (Nazriyati) Syed Abdul Sattar Shah said Chief Justice Baluchistan High Court, CM Baluchistan & other High officials should take notice of nepotism in BMC. He said junior doctor has been appointed as Principal while senior professors neglected in this regard which is violation of merit and maligning the good will of BMC.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102988663&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20150801

 

Demand of cancellation of non-meritorious appointments

District Quetta: TAC demanded from government and other High officials to cancel the illegal and non-meritorious appointments made in Baluchistan University.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-01-2015/Quetta/page2.asp

 

SSTs’ appointed on administrative posts

District Quetta: Senior Educational Staff Association (SESA) demanded from government to take action against SSTs’ who promoted to administrative posts which is violation of rights of senior staff.  

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-01-2015/Quetta/page3.asp

 

Educational development claims are baseless

District Sibi: ANP leaders said in joint statement that educational development claims of government are baseless while in reality educational system of province Baluchistan has become hallow rooted.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-01-2015/Quetta/page7.asp

 

Punjab

 

Dengue threat, school heads advised to make arrangements for proper cleanliness

District Rahim Yar Khan:The Punjab government, due to Dengue threat, has issued instructions to school heads all over the province to make proper arrangements of cleanliness of their schools and to drain the rain water from the schools on daily basis and submit reports and at least 5 pictures of the situation of cleanliness in their schools.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No. 03

 

Additional Secretary Education angered over poor Metric results of school

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Mirza Mahmoodul Hasan, Additional Secretary Education paid a snap visit to Government Higher Secondary School Sakhi Sarwar along with EDO Dera and showed anger about the poor Matriculation results of the school.

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

 

Punjab to recruit 3500 Assistant Education Officers

District Muzaffargarh:The Education Ministry Punjab has decided to recruit  3500 assistant education officer, their job will be to monitor 20 schools in areas assigned to them, they will be given grade 17, and required qualifications would be M.A./M.Sc./M.Ed.  A quota would be fixed for women as well.

Complete Story:  http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-08-03/page-03

 

Anti-Degue campaign launched in schools all over Punjab

District Vehari: Mrs. Umme Rubbab, DDEO, Burewala told the media that the Punjab government has ordered all heads to keep their schools open today, ensure the presence of staff and students for launching the anti-dengue campaign. Schools’ heads have been told to ensure drainage of rain water and proper cleanliness of their schools.

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

 

Schools without Fitness Certificate will not be allowed to reopen

District Bahawalpur:  EDO Bahawalpur has advised all private schools to submit Building Fitness Certificates within specified date and said that the schools without this certificate will not be allowed to reopen after the Summer Vacations.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-08-02 /page-02

 

Bahawalpur Board Supplementary Exams from 8th September

District Bahawalpur: The Supplementary Examinations un the Bahawalpur Board will begin from 8th September and the last date for submission of admission forms is 20th August.

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

 

Two teachers for rural schools mandatory

District Rahim Yar Khan: The Punjab government has made it mandatory for rural schools to have at least 2 teachers.  Most rural schools have only one teacher and the second teacher will be appointed right after the summer vacations.

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

 

Last date for Open University 4th September

District Bahawalpur: The last date for submission of forms for the programmes of Open University is 4th September.

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

 

Private Schools held protest rally against Building Fitness Certificate Fee

District Multan: Federation of Registered Private Schools held a protest rally against the imposition of Building Fitness Certificate Fees.  The participants of the rally were holding placards and banners.  The protesters said it was strange that the government decided to implement the law that was made in 1992, but was never implemented. 

Complete Story:  http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-08-01/page-03

 

School building about to collapse

District Dera Ghazi Khan:The building of High School SakhiSarwaris in a very miserable condition and it boundary wall has collapsed.  The residents said that the building was construction before the partition of Pakistan and could collapse anytime and could cause a serious mishap.

Complete Story:  http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-08-01/page-11

 

Unjust to terminate Matriculate teachers

District Bahawalpur: Salim Khan Gopang, Alipur Tehsil President of Punjab Teachers Association has said that it was very unjust on the part of the Punjab Government to terminate Matriculate teachers.  He said the old teachers with lower qualifications have given their whole lives to educate the students so it was unjust to terminate their jobs or retire them forcibly.

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan. Page No. 03

 

Girls College boundary walls incomplete contractor absconds

District Layyah: The contractor who was given a contract to construct the walls of Govt. Girls Degree College ChowkAzam has disappeared leaving the boundary wall incomplete.  The resident quarters are occupied by the stray dogs.  Lecturers and Professors have appealed to the DCO Layyah to take action. 

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

 

100 village children denied right to education

District Rahim Yar Khan: A small meeting was held at Chak No.46 Liaquatpur under the auspices of Idara-e-Talim-o-Agahi.  The meeting was addressed by District Manager FarhanAmmer.  He said that 100 children were not going to school and it was very unfortunate for the children and their families.  It was a duty of the parents to send the children to school.

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

 

106 candidates interviewed for 53 educators’ posts

District Rahim Yar Khan:A selection committee consisting of Principal and Vice Principal Teacher Training School Khanpur interviewed 106 candidates for 53 vacancies of educators.  The list of the successful candidates would be displayed later.

Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan, Page No.02

 

Sindh

 

Computer Education should be provided from Primary Education: Bela Raza

Sukkur: A five days workshop was organized in Sukkur to train the Teachers, where it was highlighted by the education experts that computer education should be provided to the students from their primary education and modern science should be included in the text books that students may learn in a better manner.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130296800&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20150803

 

Protest against Chairman Education Board Sukkur

Sukkur: The Staff of Education board Sukkur stood against their Chairman. They gathered before Leukas Park and alleged that board chairman has grabbed millions of rupees of budget along with APKA members.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130296804&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20150803

 

Pakistan on 135 number in Education: Conference

District Qamber: An Educational Conference was organized by NSF National Students federation at Laloo Ronk where number of citizens and social people attended it and shared their views. It was highlighted in the conference that Pakistan is on 135 number in the rank of Education. Education has become a professional business in the country; the capitalists have occupied the high profile institutes of the country.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130296789&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20150803

 

School guard continued protest for salary

District larkana: The Guard Mr. Rafique Ahmed Memon continued his protest for his salary along with his children. He declared before media that his salary is not issued for three months and he is facing difficulties.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130296678&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20150803

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Summer vacation extended; private schools followed the decision

Karachi: Sindh Government has decided to extend the summer vacations. The private schools management is ready to follow the decision, so the schools would function from 11thAugust.

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Daily Kawish, Karachi, Page No.1

 

NTS Pass Teachers protested for salaries

District Dadu: The NTS Pass Teachers from Qazi Arif continued their protest for their salaries before press club. They declared that they had been performing their duties since months, but their salary is not issued.

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Middle School building ruined due to heavy rains

Hyderabad: The Building of Government Middle School Abdullah Junejo is ruined due to heavy rains. The building is tumbling. The residents have demanded for notice from Education department.

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School building construction work left incomplete by contractors

Karachi: The construction work of schools of Bin Qasim is left incomplete by the contractors. More than 20 school buildings are incomplete and students are facing difficulties. The residents have demanded from government to take notice of the school buildings and restore their construction work.

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300 Illegal appointments in district tando Muhammad Khan

District Tando Muhammad Khan: 300 illegal appointments in education department of Tando Muhammad Khan have been identified. The posts of Teaching and nonteaching have been filled more than approved seats. The summary of the illegal appointments has been sent to Secretary Education.

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SPLA opposed suspension of 45 Lecturers; protest

District Larkana: SPLA has challenged and opposed Governments’ decision of suspending 45 Lecturers and Librarians of different colleges. The Director Colleges had suspended them due to remaining absent from their duties and they were directed to report to Karachi. But SPLA has opposed the decision of reporting and has demanded to take the decision back and restore them.

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150 School buildings under rain water

District Badin: More than 150 School buildings of District badin have been ruined due to recent heavy rains. School buildings have been surrounded with stagnant rain water and their pieces are tumbling.

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NTS Test Pass Candidate protested

District Larkana: The NTS Test pass candidate Mr. Akhtar Ali Lashari from village Abdullah Lashari protested against education department for offer order. He declared before media that he was on 8th number in the merit list, but he was not given the offer order. He further declared that corrupt clerk Mr. Gulsher Bughti has discharged his name from the merit list by taking huge amount of bribe from other candidates. He demanded for justice and action against Mr. Gulsher Bughti who is involved in that matter.

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Education lower staff protested for their demands

District Sukkur: The All Sindh Lower Staff of Education department from sukkur protested for their demands before press club. They declared that Education board Sukkur has issued notices to the lower staff which is totally against the policy; they demanded for rejection of the notices.

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NTS Pass Teachers protested for their salaries

District Dadu: The NTS pass Teachers from Qazi Arif protested before press club for their salaries. On the occasion they told media that their salaries are not issued since 9 months and they are facing difficulties.

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All Schools would open from 11th August: C.M Directed

Karachi: Chief Minister Sindh Mr. Qaim Ali Shah has rejected the summary of Secretary Education to open schools on 3rd August and has directed to open schools from 11th August.

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Two Sisters protested for offer Orders

District Larkana: Ms. Khushbo and Rabail from Muhammad Pur Muhalla protested against Director Education before press club for offer order of teaching posts. They declared that they had passed NTS examination, but still their offer orders are not issued by Education Department.

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P.T.Alif protested for their different demands

District Dadu: Mehran Teachers Association Dadu protested for their different demands before press club. They have warned that if their legal problems would not be solved, they would extend their protests.

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Mirpurkhas Education board declared result of metric class

Mirpurkhas Education board has declared the result of matric class. The first position was secured by Fauji Foundation student Ms. Bareera with 768 numbers; second position by Ms. Areesha Malook on 766 numbers; whereas the 3rd position by Monika Bai on 763 marks.

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Daily Kawish, Karachi, Page No.12

 

107 Education staff along with 45 Lecturers suspended

District Sukkur: Sindh Education Department has suspended Ghost staff of Education department of larkana and Sukkur. The suspended staff includes 45 Lecturers from sukkur and 60 nonteaching staff of larkana region due to remaining absent from their duties.

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Larkana Education board declared matric class result

The Education board larkana has declared the result of metric class. The three positions in science group have been swept by girl students. Ms. Kalsoom Sohu got first, Ms. Sandiay Khokhar second and Yusra Tunio secured third position.

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