7 January 2016

National Press:

 

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

 

Rs25m for providing furniture to Lakki schools

The provincial government will spend Rs 25 million on provision of furniture to the public sector schools in the district. This was stated by District Education Officer (DEO) Haziqur Rehman during a surprise inspection visit to Government High School.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1231361/rs25m-for-providing-furniture-to-lakki-schools

Lack of facilities in schools of Sudham

Sudham has been blessed with rich natural and human resources. However it is underdeveloped because of negligence of leaders. One of the striking issues is that there is lack of facilities in various schools of Sudham.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2016-01-07/page-3

 

Reservations against NTS exam for 5th Graders

A high level official of Education Department has expressed his reservations against the new policy of conducting annual exam of 5th graders through NTS. 320,000 students of Grade 5 will appear in annual exams to be held from March 7, 2016 under the supervision of NTS. The officer has said that with this practice students will be deprived of descriptive writing skills.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103273097&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160107

 

Private Schools Regulatory Bill

KP Government will send the Private Schools Regulatory Bill to CM KP within few days after getting it approved. Like other provinces, parents had gone to streets in KP too. They expressed their reservations against quality of education, and arbitrary fees hikes in the private school chains.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103273106&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160107

 

Special focus on teachers training

Muhammad Atif Khan, KP’s Minister for Education, has said that in order to taper the intrinsic potential of education sector reforms, the KP government is rendering special focus upon the training of teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103273125&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160107

 

10,000 students to get admission in US under “Knowledge Corridor”: Minister

Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz leader and Federal Minister for Planning and Development Ahsan Iqbal on Wednesday said that Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif had signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the United States on “Knowledge Corridor” to provide an opportunity to 10,000 Pakistani students to seek admissions in US universities.

 

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/86993-10000-students-to-get-admission-in-US-under-knowledge-corridor-minister

 

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Future of students at Dentistry Department of BKMC at stake

The cold-shouldered response of the Pakistan Medical and Dental Council (PMDC) and the alleged negative role being played by some vested elements has put the future of students of the Dentistry Department of the Bacha Khan Medical College (BKMC) at stake.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/86950-Future-of-students-at-Dentistry-Department-of-BKMC-at-stake

 

 

FATA/GB/AJK

 

Merit should be observed in Women University Bagh, says Sardar Saleem

Leaders of Action Committee South Bagh have said that the Women University Bagh is a state institute. It is not the property of some individual. Merit should be observed in the university while making new recruitment. On the other hand, Sardar Khursheed has given a statement in the favor of VC Women University Bagh and has declared that VC is very honest head of the institute.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2016-01-07/2729/5%20copy.jpg

 

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Balochistan

 

Vice Chancellors meeting in BIUTEMS

Vice Chancellor BIUTEMS, Engineer Farooq Ahmed Bazai headed a meeting of All Balochistan Vice Chancellors Committee yesterday. It was unanimously agreed that the grants of universities should be increased for promoting education.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/Quetta/page2.asp

 

Islamabad

 

720 vacant posts in Islamabad’s schools

It has been revealed that 720 posts are vacant in 422 government schools of Islamabad. 10 posts of principals and 21 posts of vice principals are also included in that list.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272953&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160107

 

CADD unable to establish Curriculum Wing

Even after one year, Ministry of CADD has not been able to make curriculum wing. It had to be established in the wake of 18th Amendment and Free and Quality Education Act 2012. However, 422 schools under CADD are operating without the curriculum wing. The purpose of curriculum wing is syllabus reforms.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272317&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160107

 

Govt to educate every child of country: Baligh

Minister of State for Federal Education and Professional Training Engineer Muhammad Baligh Ur Rahman Wednesday said that the provision of education to each and every child of the country was responsibility of the federal government and provinces.

Complete Story: http://www.brecorder.com/top-news/front-top/271351-govt-to-educate-every-child-of-country-baligh.html

 

Work under process to introduce educational reforms: President

President Mamnoon Hussain stressing the need of betterment of the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (FATA) on Wednesday said the government in this respect would soon introduce new laws, that will bring about positive results.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284792

 

OPF running 24 educational institutions

Overseas Pakistanis Foundation (OPF) is running 24 educational institutions for provision of quality education to children of Overseas Pakistanis and general public.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/86998-OPF-running-24-educational-institutions

 

Daily Wagers’ Protest

The protest of daily wagers working in Federal Directorate of Education’s schools continued yesterday too. They have been on the roads for last fifty days. But Ministry of CADD is unmoved and has not taken any step to address their issues of non-payment of salaries and non-regularization of service.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272319&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160107

 

Grant of scholarships to Institute of Management Sciences

13 need-based scholarships of worth Rs. 55 lac have been granted to the students of Institute of Management Sciences Peshawar under USAID Need-Based Scholarship Program.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-07&edition=ISL&id=2093287_77852510

 

 

The grade division anomaly In HEC’s scholarship system

The variation between the pre-arranged percentage in old and new grading systems causes discrimination, as the students with low percentage of marks are eligible to apply for local scholarships under the old division system, but the students having high percentage according to the new grading system are not eligible to apply.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-07/page-2/detail-7

 

AIOU arranges paintings exhibition

Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) on Wednesday arranged first-ever a three-day art and photographic exhibition at its main campus to showcase the best creative work by the University’s artists. It was inaugurated by the renowned literary figure and Chairman Pakistan Television, Atta-ul-Haq Qasmi, who highly appreciated the artists’ talents.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284795

http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/87008-Painting-photo-show-opens-at-AIOU

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US Cultural Affairs Attache visits NUML

Country Cultural Affairs attache United States Embassy, Islamabad Dr. Daniel S. Mattern visited National University of Modern Languages (NUML) on Wednesday. He discussed topics of mutual interests with Rector NUML Major General (R) Zia Ud Din Najam.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284803

http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/86999-US-embassy-official-visits-NUML

 

Punjab

 

PEF decides to end partnerships with government servants

Punjab Education Foundation has decided to end partnership deeds with those partners who are running schools under partnership with PEF and are simultaneously working in a government or a semi-government department. Such partners can transfer the ownership of partnership to their close relatives.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272975&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20160107

 

Distribution of free books to girls

Human Hope Care Welfare Foundation distributed books of worth Rs. 50,000 to the children of Dar ul Noor School. It was also announced that the foundation will take care of medical facilities of the school and will also bear the academic expenditure of 10 children.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-07/page-12/detail-2

 

Non-Salary Budget for schools

Rs. 1.29 billion have been allocated as the non-salary budget for government schools. The funds will be dispersed in three different phases.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-07&edition=LHR&id=2094762_66249882

 

http://tribune.com.pk/story/1023110/education-facilities-rs1-29-billion-released-for-non-salary-budget/

 

Juvenile delinquents getting education to become responsible citizens

Under Juvenile Justice System as many as 45 juvenile delinquents are being imparted modern education in Jail Camp which is fruitful to make them responsible citizens,” Superintendent Camp Jail Lahore Shahram Tauqeer Khan expressed these views while talking to Pakistan Observer.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284818

 

Constant Vigilance: School told to display anti-terror material on campuses

The Schools Education Department (SED) has issued directives to District Education Officers to put up material discussing anti-terrorism efforts, tolerance and co-existence in all schools of the province.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1023117/constant-vigilance-schools-told-to-display-anti-terror-material-on-campuses/

 

IS threat leaflets found in girls school

The administration of a girls high school in Dinga town have found some leaflets carrying a school closure warning from the militant Islamic State group.

Complete story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1231297/is-threat-leaflets-found-in-girls-school

 

Results of Intermediate Supplementary Exam

The results for supplementary exams of Intermediate will be announced on January 12, 2016.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/Lahore/pic.asp?picname=06_11.gif

 

UOG students try their luck for ‘Business Event’

Students of the University of Gujrat (UoG) are vying for a slot at the newly set up Business Incubation Centre (BIC) through the Business Competition Plan.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1231277

 

NAB starts inquiry into BZU professor’s case

The National Accountability Bureau’s regional office has issued notices to a Bahauddin Zakariya University professor facing allegations of irregularities in hiring, possessing a fake PhD degree, making illegal assets and his illegal appointment as professor.

Complete Story: http://www.dawn.com/news/1231272

 

4th Convocation of University of Education

4th Convocation of University of Education Lahore will be held on January 11, 2016 in Expo Center Johar Town Lahore. Governor Punjab Rafiq Rajwana will head the proceedings. A large congregation of academicians will also be present in the event along with students.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272742&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20160107

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Award of PhD degrees in PU

Punjab University has awarded PhD degrees to Sara Rizvi, Zahid Yaseen and Madrar Ullah in Sociology, Political Science and Library Sciences.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2016-01-07/2729/15%20copy.jpg

 

 

Announcement of Results in PU

Punjab University has announced the results for Masters programs in Arabic, History, Physical Education, Botany and Applied Psychology.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2016-01-07/2729/15%20copy.jpg

 

 

Blue-eyed candidates being called for interviews for VC Posts

The search committee for appointing Vice Chancellors has started calling their favorite candidates through telephonic calls. Whereas, the SOPs demand that written intimation letters should be sent. The advertisement for Vice Chancellors post was also published in New York Times. As a result, foreign candidates had also applied. But they have not been intimated as yet.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-07&edition=LHR&id=2094760_88747961

 

 

Sindh

 

Violence with Grade 2 girl – school to be sealed

A grade 2 girl became victim of violence from the principal of her private school Hassan Tayyab Academy. The incident had taken place on September 17, 2015. DG Private Institutions, Dr. Mansoob Hassan Siddiqui has taken notice of the issue and has constituted an inquiry committee to probe the matter. He has also assured that since the school is unregistered, it will be closed as per the rules and regulations.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_06.gif

 

SEF, GCT to establish 19 schools in rural Sindh

Green Crescent Trust (GCT) and Sindh Education Foundation (SEF) have signed an agreement for the establishment of 19 schools in rural Sindh. According to statement, SEF Director Programmes Rafique Mustafa and Green Crescent Trust CEO Zahid Saeed have signed the agreement for setting up more than 19 schools in Karachi and remote areas of Sindh.

Complete Story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-07/page-15/detail-2

 

Protest by teachers and students

Teachers and students of APWA Girls College Karimabad staged a protest yesterday in front of their college. The reason of protest was a water ditch formed in front of the main gate. Protestors said that they had to face lot of difficulty while entering the college because of that marsh.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_14.gif

http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-07&edition=KCH&id=2093085_30966183

 

Teachers end their hunger strike

After successful dialogue with Sindh’s Education Minister, Nisar Khuro, the teachers who had started hunger strike led by PTI (a teachers union), have agreed to end their strike. They ended the strike after assurance from the minster that their issues would be addressed.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2016-01-07&edition=KCH&id=2093134_67129944

 

 

Education Department hopes to recover funds spent on salaries for ghost teachers

The Sindh Education Department has decided to recover the funds disbursed in salaries to ghost teachers using its biometric attendance system.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1023090/education-dept-hopes-to-recover-funds-spent-on-salaries-for-ghost-teachers/

 

 

Shortage of teachers in colleges

There is severe shortage of Physics, Botany and Urdu lecturers in government colleges. 150 candidates had passed the Commission’s exam one year back. But they have not been given appointment letters by the Education department.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272520&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20160107

 

Corruption in Education Department

A new graft scandal has been revealed in the recent Public Accounts Committee meeting. According to the details, the Rs.15 crore grant received from Canada has been misappropriated. The training was given in 2007. But the books and training material was published in 2008. Rs.2,700,000 were used for that purpose according to the records.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2016-01-07/page-3/detail-16

 

KU issues the admissions list on special seats

Prof. Dr. Khali Iraqi, Director Admissions Committee of Karachi University, has issued the list for admissions on special seats. It has also been learnt that the fourth international conference to be held by Chemistry department will begin from tomorrow.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272471&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20160107

 

KU excluded from the National Consortium of Social Sciences

Higher Education Commission has excluded Karachi University from National Consortium of Social Sciences. Only seven universities have been included in the Consortium.         HEC should include all the stakeholders and devise a national education policy for social sciences. These views were expressed by Dr. Moonas Ahmar while addressing a two day conference held in KU on the theme of ‘Modern Era and Social Sciences’.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=13_07.gif

 

SSUET terms technically skilled population an asset for a country

Sir Syed University of Engineering and Technology (SSUET) Chancellor and Aligarh Institute of Technology (AIT) Managing Committee Chairman Jawaid Anwar has said that the technical education is vital for the growth of any country.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284808

 

Editorial/Op-ed

 

Q&As on Academic Career By Syed Azhar Husnain Abidi

Q: I have done BSc Hons. in Electronics and now working in a marketing department. My nature of job is entirely different from my qualification. I want to study further. Which degree should I pursue?

Ans: You should do Masters in Management and adopt Industry management or Technology management. In this way your career can be effectively steered towards management jobs.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/karachi/pic.asp?picname=15_04.gif

 

Examination issues of blind students By Yumna Ikram

I would like to draw the attention of concerned authorities towards the problems faced by the blind students while attempting their examination papers. There are number of people in our country who are totally or partially visually impaired. Hence many of them study in schools and colleges.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/detailnews.asp?id=284863

 

Girls Education By Cesar Chelala

Inequality and unequal access to education holds millions of girls and women back across the world. While the ‘gender gap’ in education has narrowed over the past decade, girls are still at a disadvantage, particularly in getting access to high school education. And women still constitute two-thirds of the world’s illiterate population.

Complete Story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/print/87076-Girls-education

 

Letters to the Editor

 

Grooming is also Important

It is a famous saying that one can buy an expensive building, can get a degree from a costly university. But one can’t buy good character because good moral values are inherited through family and environment.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/01-07-2016/Lahore/pic.asp?picname=10_11.gif

  

HEC office in Balochistan

The Higher Education Commission (HEC) is the only organisation with the authority to verify educational degrees before a student can apply for a job or go aboard for higher education. There is not one HEC office in Balochistan and students have to travel 40 to 50 hours to the office in Islamabad. An HEC office in Balochistan is very much needed as many students in the province are becoming discouraged from seeking higher education due to this reason.

Complete Story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/1023007/hec-office-in-balochistan/

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Independent policy of colleges is not acceptable: Professor Fayaz

Peshawar: The Provincial President of Professor Association, Mr. S.M. Fayyaz, has opined that colleges must work under Government attorney, rejecting the independent policy of the colleges.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272879&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20160107

  

Decision made to take annual examination of 5th class under through a private firm

Lower Dir: The Education Department Lower Dir has decided for the first time, to take 5th class annual examination through a private firm. 170,300 students would be participating in the examination at 147 examination centers.

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

 

Professor found to have bogus degree

Peshawar: It was revealed that degree of an Assistant Professor of Bacha Khan University Charsadda has been found fake. F.I.R has been lodged to arrest him.

Complete Story:  http://peshawar.ausaf.pk/

 

D.E.O directs teachers to assign homework to children on a daily basis

Pabbi: The SDEO, Nowshera, Mr. Abdul Malik said in a surprise visit to Government Primary School No.1, while giving instructions to the teachers, to assign homework to students on a daily basis.

Complete Story:  http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/130/akhbar-e-khyber/page/4

 

Government focusing on teaching skills of teachers to get desired results: Atif Khan

Peshawar: The Provincial Minister for Education, Mr. Muhammad Atif Khan has said that the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Government was focusing on enhancing teaching skills of teachers to get the desired results of the educational reforms initiated by the PTI led government in the province.

Complete Story: Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No. 8

Complete Story:  http://dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper/epaper-detail.php?image=MTUzOTI0
 

Electricity wire a threat for female students

Peshawar: A 11,000 volts electricity wire is connected too near to a school building, which is considered to be dangerous for the girls studying at Beri Bagh Government Girls Primary school.

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

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

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

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

 
Balochistan
 
 

Institutions of girls education needs more attention: DEO Female Khuzdar

Khuzdar: The District Education Officer Female, Khuzdar, Ms. Farida Malik Umrani shared that institution of girls' education needs more attention. The lack of interest of parents is very disappointing.

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

 

Females students must support our struggle: Samina Saeed

Quetta: The Provincial President, Jamat-e-Islami, Samina Saeed shared that female students must support JI, to bring reforms in the society.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_QTA&Page=City_Page002&Date=20160107&Pageno=2&View=1

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40 employees of Khuzdar Engineering University deposed

District Khuzdar: The deposed employees, of Khuzdar Engineering University, demanded their restoration during a press conference. They claimed that they were deposed on baseless reasons.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_QTA&Page=EHWALE_BALOCHISTAN&Date=20160107&Pageno=6&View=1

 

Punjab

 

Punjab Government decides to privatize 53,000 schools

District Rahim Yar Khan: The Punjab Government has decided to hand over 53000 government schools to the private sector. In the first phase, a 1000 school,s and in the second phase, 5000 schools will be handed over to the private sector and PEF will pay Rs.550/- per student to the new management of the schools. This is being done due to the poor performance of the government schools. 

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

 

Education Department clerk getting bribe from female teachers

District Rahim Yar Khan: The female teachers of Government Elementary School Ghoka have protested against Mr. Mohammed Ashraf, a clerk at Education Office (Female), for receiving bribe of Rs.65,000 from them with the promise to transfer their salaries online.

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

 

SHO tells schools to improve school security

District Dera Ghazi Khan: Mr. Azhar Hussain, SHO, and Police Station Wohva held a meeting at the police station, informing the heads of schools to ensure security of their schools and inspect the classrooms, before the students enter the classrooms. 

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

 

Students without seats in schools

District Multan: The students of Government Boys High School Colony Textile Mills Ismailabad are without seats or any furniture to sit on and instead have to sit on the ground, in cold weather. This exposes the high claims of the government about Parha Likha Punjab.   

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2016-01-07/page-08

 

CM signs summary for confirmation of educators

District Rajanpur: The Chief Minister has signed a summary to regularize 3000 educators who were recruited in 2012.  Abdul Jabbar Shaheen, Secretary Education has asked EDOs to submit lists of educators in this regard. 

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

 

Pakistan Studies to be eliminated from syllabus

District Rajanpur: Mr. Malik Arshad Ahmed, EDO Rajanpur paid a snap visit to the several schools and told the staff that only Urdu, English, Math and Science will be taught at schools and Pakistan Studies will be eliminated from the syllabus. The religious sectors have reacted to this move as anti-Pakistan and said it is an effort to keep the new generations ignorant of their past history. 

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

 

Sindh

 

Teachers conclude protest after talks with Education Minister

Karachi: The Secretary Education, Mr. Fazallulah Pechuho, has demanded from the primary teachers to appear in a test, only after which their demands will be accepted. To reduce the conflict, the Minister for Education, Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro visited the teacher’s camp, while ensuring them to have talks on coming Tuesday.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130348813&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160107

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Corruption in Education Department

Karachi: The Secretary Education has declared, during a meeting of Public Accounts Committee, Sindh Assembly, that corruption of Rs.15 crore  has been exposed in SEEDA, a funding project of Government of Canada, and 30,000 illegal appointments in the time of former Education Minister, Mr. Pir Mazhar.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130348825&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160107

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Girls schools turned to sitting places of local influential

District Jamshoro: More than 18 girls schools of Manjhand, have been turned into sitting places and storage houses of local landlords, due to absence of Taluka Education Officer, Female Manjhand. The teachers are now unwilling to attend classes.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130348560&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160107

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College side employees protest over nonpayment of salary

District Sukkur: The employees of college side, Sukkur Region, continued their protest strike, against the stoppage of salary.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130348577&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20160107

 

Middle school construction work left incomplete

District Nawabshah: Residents of village Ranooti, protested against the incompletion of construction work of Government Middle School, alleging the contractor of leaving the work incomplete.

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

 

Girls high school running without headmistress

District Sukkur: The education of more than 400 girls is affected due to absence of headmistress of the Government Girls High School, village Kandhra. There is also an acute shortage of basic facilities such as a science laboratory, drinking water and washrooms.

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

 

Demand for bribery from teachers

District Matiari: The female teachers, along with lower staff, have alleged that staff of District Officer Education demands for bribery, for verification of their biometric attendance.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_07012016020504.jpg

 

150 Commission Pass College lecturers could not be appointed

Karachi: About 150 Commission Pass College lecturers are still waiting to be appointed in different colleges, due to carelessness of Sindh Education Department.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1103272520&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20160107

 

Teachers continue protest over nonpayment of salary

District Khairpur Mirs: The teachers of other cadre continue protest strike, against stoppage of salary, for the last 38 months.

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