11th Aug 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

KP students to be provided equal opportunities:

Uniform opportunities are being provided to students prevailing in KP regions as well as refugees who should be entitled to the same education standard. Muhammad Atif Khan, education minister in a talk with the United Nations high commissioner discussed how their cooperation is essential in the educational sector and thus 28% budget for education accompanied with making government schools into model ones.

Complete story:https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/08/11/islamabad-e-paper-august-11-2017/


Schools sought for refugee children

A spokesman for six Afghan refugee camps housing over 79,000 refugees has called for doubling the number of existing primary and middle schools for saving future of their children.

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British Council and our efforts aimed as one

We are embarking on a journey where we are ready to express our assistance and support to british council for mutual benefit and outcomes.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/Index.aspx?Issue=NP_PEW&Page=FRONT_PAGE&Date=20170811&Pageno=1&View=1


Summer camp in full swing

A summer camp has been setup at Tank government school to provide students with a chance to indulge themselves into extracurricular activities as well as educational affair.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/Index.aspx?Issue=NP_PEW&Page=National_Page003&Date=20170811&Pageno=3


KP govt striving to improve public schools

KP government is working on education reforms including infrastructure development and providing teaching quality.

Complete story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-08-11/page-15


KP ESED operationalized over 2100 schools

Government of KPK is working on education reforms which include infrastructure development and improving teaching quality in schools through a series of initiatives such as provision of missing facilities, stipends and voucher programs, improvements in governance etc.

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/11?page=3



Afghan students being provided uniformed education

Provincial Minister for Education, Muhammad Atif Khan, said that KP and Afghan refugees were being uniformed educational opportunities besides indiscriminate scholarships to position holders of the province.

Complete story:http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/11?page=3



Teacher role must be highlighted to attain prosperity

For the creation of a constructive and concrete Pakistan the role of teachers have to be highlighted and placed emphasis upon. Thus for societies to prosper the role has to be understood and incorporated to institutionalize it into the minds of young youth who are the building block of any nation.
Complete story : http://e.jang.com.pk/08-11-2017/Quetta/page2.asp

Baluchistan Festival culminates on a good note

Sports and educational Events come to an end in Quetta, with a collaboration between the Baluchistan Government and Pakistan Army. It is reported that more than 2000 people participated in the event making it a memorable one with major schools getting to participate. A wide array of sports activities were planned.
Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-11-2017/Quetta/page3.asp

Education is the only beacon of hope

By enlightening masses with the need for education the future of Pakistan can be secured, as expressed by Secretary of Education.
Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-11-2017/Quetta/page3.asp

Education and health go hand in hand

After tirelessly working upon peace and stability the next focus is aimed at health and education, Commissioner Zhob stated in a meeting.
Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-11-2017/Quetta/page7.asp


Upgraded Facilities must be provided to Schools

Educational institutes are being provided advance and upgraded facilities to make it achieve standards and reach at par.
Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/Index.aspx?Issue=NP_QTA&Page=City_Page002&Date=20170811&Pageno=2


Higher education commission in Action

In Quetta Zarai College initiatives by the higher Education Commission have been taken to ensure and supervise the role and advancement of research oriented activities among different sectors and fields.
Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/Index.aspx?Issue=NP_QTA&Page=City_Page002&Date=20170811&Pageno=2



Re-opening of private schools under scrutiny

Ghulam Sarwar Muhammad chairman of utility stores corporation raised concern over the reopening of schools in the prevailing hot and humid weather posing a threat to their health. Thus, He appealed to the government to delay the resume and take the issue into consideration.
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US working for equal access to education in Pakistan

The United States is working to create equal access to education for boys and girls, Mission Director United States Agency for International Development, Jerry Bisson said yesterday.

Complete story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2017-08-11/page-14/detail-2



FDE’S non-teaching staff waiting for promotions

Regardless of the directives issued for promotions by FDE the non-teaching staff still awaits promotion even after a time span of more than 5 years.
Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/08/11/islamabad-e-paper-august-11-2017/


Advent of teachers training Institute

National commission for human development has set up a national training institute to empower skills of teachers by providing training. It is targeted towards promotion of informal education and polish their skills in this profession.
Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/08/11/islamabad-e-paper-august-11-2017/

Pakistani students excel at International Science Olympiads

Four teams of pre-university students selected under the STEM Careers Programme have won 4 Bronze Medals and 5 Honorable Mentions.

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/11?page=3


IMCG Independance Day celebrations

Students, teachers reiterate faith in future of Pakistan

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/11?page=9



Education and Health are our top priority

Shafqat Muhammad Gondal stated that students of rural areas must be provided with quality education and for this purpose Girls high school has been constructed in an unprecedented time period. The intermediate classes will start in September for which admission will resume shortly.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/Index.aspx?Issue=NP_GRW&Page=City_Page002&Date=20170811&Pageno=2


Bright future of Punjab Group of College Fateh Jang

Students of Punjab College who secured good marks in matric examination will perform good in the future as well says Director Raja Sultan Tahir.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-08-11/page-4


Audit of Rs. 80 Crore worth project

Special Department Audit Committee conducted a seminar which was attended by Punjab Government’s Audit and Finance Departments and Board officials.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-08-11/page-5


Pakistan Agahi Program

Students and teachers visit houses of Pakistan movement workers and Quaid-e-Azam house. Mobile units deliver lectures in schools.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2017-08-11/page-9/detail-13


Physical education a necessity - Shokat Ali Tahir

Chief executive officer education addresses gathering in Vehari

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-08-11/page-8


Saira urges for quality education

Federal Minister for Health Services Saira Afzal Tarar Thursday emphasized maintaining quality education in the district.

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/11?page=2  



Drive for quality education kicks off

Speakers addressing at opening of 11-month drive on raising voice and quality education, organised by Foundation Open Society Institute were of the view that aim of the project was to mobilise rural communities to demand implementation of Article 25-A and to create a system of local-level accountability in education.

Complete story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-08-11/lahore/13400/101376


3,700 teachers` salaries stopped over verification

After discovery of another forgery in recruitment of schoolteachers, Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah has ordered an inquiry into the matter and registration of an FIR against those involved in issuing illegal recruitment orders.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=11_08_2017_118_006


Protest against torture on teacher

Teachers of higher secondary schools took out a rally after boycotting classes and staged a demonstration before A-Section police station on Thursday in protest against torture of their colleague by influential persons.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=11_08_2017_119_001


CM wants investigation into illegal education department

Reviewing the progress of the education department’s different projects during a meeting on Thursday, Chief Minister (CM) Murad Ali Shah directed the department to investigate the illegal appointments of teachers on district level and report back to him.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201708110016&EN_ID=11201708110007&EMID=11201708110003






Technical Education is need of modern era

Vehari: The Chief Executive Officer Education Shoukat Ali Tahir has said that Technical Education is dire need of this modern era; social institutes should help Government in that regard.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-08-11/page-2


Supervisory and Vigilant staff to consult Cluster Centers

Multan: Punjab Schools Education has directed the teachers and other staff to consult cluster Centers for examinations of fifth and sixth. The decision has been taken despite cancellation of the cluster centers.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailykhabrain.com.pk/popup.php?newssrc=issues/2017-08-11/36635/20.jpg


C.M directs to take action against responsible of illegal appointments

Karachi: Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah has directed the School Education Department to take serious action against responsible people in illegal appointments, fraud and forgery. He added that there is need to recruit efficient teachers in the department.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130540966&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170811




Primary School without building

Sukkur: The Government Primary Saleh Pat is left unattended by Sindh Government. It has been running with the support of a social organization without government building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130540903&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170811


Education Minister informed about condition of Schools in Tharparker

Mithi: PPP Members of Tharparker met the Minister for Education Jam Mehtab Dahar and informed him about the poor condition of government schools of the district. It was demanded in the meeting to take serious notice of closure of schools and provision of basic facilities.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130540905&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170811


Protest to start work on school building

Sanghar: Students of Government Primary School Eid Muhammad Brohi, near Shahdadpur, are compelled to sit under trees and carry their study, due to fading-up of school building in the recent rains. Residents carried a protest for its early repairing.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130540751&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170811



Students carry protest for provision of School building

Khairpur Mir: The Students of Government High School Tando Nazar Ali held a protest against crumbling condition of building and provision of new building.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-11/news/page2/1%20(4).htm



Protest against unavailability of school facility in village

Bulri Shah Karim: The residents of Haji Ali Muhammad Langah protest for provision of school building in the village, declaring that hundreds of children are deprived of getting education.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-11/news/page3/1%20(1).htm



Primary School building dilapidated

Tharparker: The building of Government Primary School Union Council Fazal Bhambhro has reached to a crumbling condition, putting student lives in danger.

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Primary School building crumbling

Hyderabad: The building of government Primary School Nao Goth is completely damaged; its different parts are tumbling intermittently on students. Students are insecure in the building.

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School building in crumbling state

Nawabshah: Government Primary School Daur was established in 1838, but its building has reached to a crumbling state.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pknewspapers.com/the-kawish.html


1843 posts lying vacant in 3787 Schools of Tharparker

Mithi: Primary Schools of Mithi have been under acute shortage of basic facilities of teachers; 1843 teacher posts are lying vacant in the schools.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pknewspapers.com/the-kawish.html


Receiving of Education is only way to development: Commissioner

Kila Saifullah: The Commissioner Zhob Division Dr. Saifullah Rahman has said during his visit of Muslim Bagh that the only way to development is education.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/40696/598c96fdb1fb2


Secretary Education pays visit to Education Board

QUETTA: Secretary Education paid a visit to Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Quetta and received briefing from Chairman of the board about operations of the board.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/40781/598ccef03c8f7



SESA briefs about its services

Noshki: The District President Senior Educational Staff Association Amanullah Notezai and others have said that SESA has always talked about teachers’ rights and betterment of education; it is very hectic for the organization to work for improvement of education at one time.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/40821/598ccfb28f828


BSO will be raising voice against violation of merit

QUETTA: Provincial spokesperson Baluch Students Organization (Pachar) Education system has been ruined and merit has been violated because of Vice Chancellor Baluchistan University.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104435792&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170811


Assistant Commissioner directs to ensure school attendance

Bhag: The Assistant Commissioner Bhag has said while directing that schools have been opened after vacations, whereas teachers and students should ensure their attendance.

Complete Story: https://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page2/
Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

2100 news Schools established in KPK during four years

Peshawar: The Education Department KPK has taken better initiatives for improvement of education including facilitation of unavailability of basic facilities, scholarships, Vouchers Program, IMU Good Governance, Online Action Management System, training of 83000 teachers and vigilance of curriculum. During the tenure of four years, 2100 new Schools were established in the province.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104437553&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170811


Admission stopped in Higher Secondary and Dr. Khan College

Mingora: Admission in different Higher Secondary Schools and Dr. Khan College of Tehsil Kabal has been stopped for students.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104437576&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170811