11th Oct 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Students refuse to study in a school with poor condition

Mingora: Government primary school students protested for improving the condition of school building.

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Ban on transfers of identified teachers

Peshawar: Ban on transfers of teachers identified for duties in elections as the list has been given to Election Commission by Education Department.

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Government schools heads demand one-step promotion

Lakki Marwat: The District chapter of head masters association stressed government to award Govt school heads one-step promotion & expedite the process of promotion.

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KP school teachers on strike for demands acceptance

Peshawar: Educational activities in state-run colleges across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has come to an halt owing to a strike call by government college teachers.

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Education best tool for socio-economic change: Jhagra

Peshawar: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor Zafar Iqbal Jhagra has said that modern education is the best source for bringing socio-economic change in the lives of people.

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Hiring of ineligible teachers causing problems in the education sector

Quetta: Hiring of ineligible teachers is causing problems in the education sector says JTI representative.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-11-2017/Quetta/page2.asp


Government should provide facilities to educational institutes - Hafiz Abdul Wahid

Quetta: The Provincial President of Jamiat Talba Islam (JTI) said that JTI has always raised voice for students’ rights.

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No development is possible without education - Masooma Hayat

Quetta: Member Balochistan Assembly Masooma Hayat Khan said that no development can take place without education. Balochistan youth is very talented but that talent needs to be brought forward.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104621051&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171011


We have promised to make heroes out of students - Asim Sanjrani

Quetta: President Al-Khidmat Foundation Balochistan said that respecting teachers is the only way society can move forward.

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60 educational institutes deprived of security guards

Islamabad: 60 educational institutes in the federal capital are deprived of security guards for the past 3 months.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104621502&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171011


1 billion funds being utilized for education board

Islamabad: Funds given by Federal Education Board to other 28 boards in the country is making things better in examination system.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104623071&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171011




Government girls primary school in Nara upgraded

Kahuta: Govt Girls Primary School Bhagun in Union Council Nara of Tehsil Kahuta has been upgraded from primary to middle.

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Jand students get top positions in Rawalpindi Board Part I Exams

Jand: Private Group of Colleges students of FSc, pre-medical and pre-engineering, achieved great honor in the board exams.

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Petition served to Secretary Education

Rawalpindi: Justice Manzoor Ali Shah of the Lahore High Court has asked for decision within 15 days on not hiring teachers on merit but bypassing the toppers for those lower in the list.

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Chaklala Cantonment Board approves developmental work

Rawalpindi: The reforms include increasing the salaries of high-performing lady teachers. 13000 lady teachers’ salary will be increased to PKR 25000.

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City Police, KIPS School System sign MoU

Lahore: The Lahore Police and KIPS School System have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the welfare of the families of its on-job and retired employees.

Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/10/11/lahore-e-paper-october-11-2017/


Meeting in Government Primary School Pai Khel

Sikandarabad: Monthly meeting of parents and teachers took place in Government Primary School Pai Khel. Chairman Union Council Pai Khel was also present during the meeting and stated that education is an important factor for nation’s success.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104622355&Issue=NP_SGD&Date=20171011


Govt says Education is top priority

Bahawalpur: Punjab Minister for Education Rana Mashhood Ahmad Khan said that the provision of education to all is the government’s top priority.

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54.81pc pass Inter part-I exams

Lahore: The Lahore Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) on Tuesday announced results of Intermediate part I (Class XI) annual examinations.

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Spelling Bee Multan pool rounds from today

Multan: Multan pool rounds of the 13th Education Spelling Bee Competition beginning today at the Multan Arts Council Auditorium.

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Schools will be sealed if dengue larva is found

Rawalpindi: According to the registration policy of private educational institutions in the province of Punjab, it is stated that if the dengue larva is found in school, they will be sealed.  

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Government working for quality education

Multan: Secretary Schools Education, Dr. Allah Bakhsh stated that government is working for quality of education.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104623180&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171011



Schedule issued for curricular and extracurricular activities

Multan: Schools Education Department issued schedule for curricular and extracurricular activities in primary and secondary schools.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-11/page-2



Thatta Sadiqabad: Different schools participated in a competition held among different schools in which Government Girls High School Thatta Sadiqabad secured 1st position.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-11/page-8


Punjab Education Foundation seeks help from Rawalpindi administration

Rawalpindi: Punjab Education Foundation asked for the assistance of Rawalpindi district administrations in dealing with 3 defaulter NGOs in the city.

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Practical exam delays, students face difficulty

Mohsin Waal: Biology practical exam delayed in Government High School Mian Chuno, students face difficulty.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-11/page-13




Training course for 150,000 teachers

Karachi: Sindh government has decided to bring more than 0.15 million school teachers' training course on the fast track.

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Judge visits school

Naushahro Feroz: Civil Judge visited Primary School Dodo Khan and investigated about conditions of school.

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Dawood Foundation Magnifi-science Exhibition concludes in Karachi

Karachi: Pakistan`s biggest Science exhibition “Magnifi-science” ends in Karachi, which emphasized on science education for development of country.

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SHC extends stay order against hike in school fee

Karachi: The Sindh High Court (SHC) extended on Tuesday its earlier stay order against private educational institutions from charging more than the government-approved 5% hike in tuition fee till November 8.

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Interior Ministry’s reply on Turkish teachers’ deportations

Karachi: The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed on Tuesday the federal law officer to submit comments on behalf of the Interior Ministry on a petition against the deportation of employees of the Pak-Turk International Schools in the province.

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Letters to the editor


Sindh’s education emergency






Government is struggling for quality education

Multan: The Secretary Schools Education Punjab paid a visit to Government M.A Jinnah College along with others. He said on the occasion that government is struggling for provision of quality Education.

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Headmistress deputed as DEO Elementary

Multan: Secretary Education Punjab deputed Senior Headmistress Nusrat Firdous as DEO Elementary (female).

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-11/page-2


Steps are being taken for provision of education to young generation

Provincial Minister for Agriculture, Naeem Akhtar has said that Punjab government is paying attention for provision of education to young generation.

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School Education decides to get matriculation syllabus composed by private publishers

Karachi: Provincial Schools Education Sindh has finalized to get the matriculation syllabus published by private publishers. Services of Oxford University Press and Afaq Publication are received.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130560150&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171011



Civil Judge finds girls school closed

Naaro: Civil Judge Naaro paid a surprise visit to Government Girls Primary School Rab Dino Wasan and found the building closed.

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Civil judge raids on school

Naushehro Feroz: Civil Judge Naushehro Feroz raided on government primary school of the district. He showed anger on shortage of basic facilities in the schools.

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Protest against closure of school

A protest was carried by the residents of village Hazoor Bakhsh Khaskheli against unavailability of teachers in school and its closure.

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20 crore rupees corruption in Education Department

Jacobabad: Corruption of twenty crore rupees was exposed in Education Department Jacobabad in lieu of illegal promotions.

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Number of schools dysfunctional

Khairpur Mirs: It has been exposed that countless government schools are left closed due to carelessness of Education Department, despite biometric system and education emergency.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-11/news/page3/1%20(34).htm


Primary school building dilapidated

Khanpur Junejo: Teachers, villagers and students carried a protest against crumbling condition of Government Primary School Ramzan Babar.

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Protest against closure of school

Moro: A protest was carried by the students of Government Primary School Muhammad Mosa against closure of the school. Even there is acute shortage of basic facilities.

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School roof tumbled down

Mirpur Mathelo: Roof of Government Primary School Ghulam Hussain Mangrah collapsed down due to poor condition of its building.

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Teacher did not depute in school

Moro: Residents of Village Muhammad Mosa Almani took out a protest against unavailability of teacher in school, stating that student future is at stake.

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Demand for investigation against violation of schools funds

Naal: Baloch Students’ Organization has demanded for investigation against headmaster of High School Marooki on violation of school funds.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/48290/59dd1aa1ea136


Education importance cannot be denied for development

Quetta: Raheela Durrani has said that importance of education cannot be denied; there is no nation in the world which has got development without provision of education to their children. She was talking to a delegation of Allama Iqbal Open University.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/48295/59dd1acb8d113


Government should provide facilities to educational institutes

Quetta: Provincial President Jamiat e Tulbai Islam Abdul Wahid Hashmi has demanded from Government for provision of basic facilities to educational institutes.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104621039&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171011


Development is impossible without education

Quetta: Member Balochistan Assembly Masooma Hayat said development is impossible without provision of education; there is lot of talent in Balochistan, but there is need to polish it.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104621051&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171011

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Corruption is exposed in Education Department

Peshawar: Corruption on huge level in Education Department KPK. The scandal of recruiting female teachers and bogus orders were exposed by the department.

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


Modern education is way to change in Life

Peshawar: Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engineer Iqbal Zafar Jhagra has said modern education is a source to bring change in financial Life and this is an era of Information Technology.

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



Teachers shortage in higher secondary school

Sakha Kot: Naazim Village Council Sakha Kot has said that students are facing difficulties due to acute shortage of basic facilities in Government Higher Secondary School Sakha Kot.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=28642&date=2017-10-11