13th Nov 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


School in Shangla village remains incomplete since 2005

Shangla: The residents of Ranzro village in Chakesar tehsil here have demanded of the provincial government to order completion of the lone government primary school for boys which has been left incomplete by the contractor since 2005.

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Focus on education must for youth for nation building: PM

Mansehra: Shahid Khaqan Abbasi asks students to maintain balance between academic, extra-curricular activities.

Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/11/12/karachi-e-paper-november-12-2017/




Teachers asked to inculcate civic sense in students

Mingora: Swat DCO Amir Afaq on Friday directed the schools’ heads to take steps storm improving the learning environment and inculcating civic sense in the students.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=11_11_2017_183_001


Report paints not-so-rosy picture of public schools

Peshawar: A report by an education watchdog set up by the KP government has painted a not-so-rosy picture of public schools in constituency where the ruling Pakistan Tehreek e Insaf (PTI) had gained a big one.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201711130043&EN_ID=11201711130012&EMID=11201711130004


PTI govt has brought around education revolution - Law Minister

Peshawar: KP Minister of Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Human Rights Imtiaz Shahid Qureshi said that the promise of education revolution is fully being acted upon. He also approved land worth millions to be given for free to Girls Degree College Shakardara.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104724336&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171112




Uniforms distributed among needy students

Manjhipur:Education department distributed uniforms among needy students of Government Boys High School.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/11-13-2017/Quetta/page7.asp


Teachers should perform duties with full dedication - Gul Muhammad Kakar

Quetta: DDEO Chaltan Town Gul Muhammad Kakar visited schools and spoke on matters regarding teachers and students.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104726848&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171113


Teachers should come out in support of their rights - Aziz Agha

Quetta: Leaders of Government Teachers Association appreciated the reversal of notification reducing number of holidays.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104727003&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171113


BSO protest against hiring of non-merit teachers

Quetta: Protesters said teachers hired on seats in Jhal Magsi has no record on the NTS website.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104727033&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171113


Sports week

Qila Abdullah: Sports week was held at Govt High School Qila Abdullah with a purpose of honing students’ skills through extra-curricular activities.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104723399&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171112  


Balochistan teachers should be upgraded like Punjab teachers - All GTI

Quetta: All Govt Teachers Association Balochistan statement from the head office said Balochistan teachers have been kept from having privileges.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104723457&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171112




Gilgit-Baltistan ignoring its messiah

Gilgit: They say someone does not officially exist till the government recognises them, even if there are thousands who have benefitted from their existence. Salima Begum is one such individual.





Safety steps at schools after wall collapse kills child

Lahore: After police arrested the owner of a school in Bahawalpur following a wall collapse incident which also claimed life of a student, the Punjab School Education Department (SED) has written to deputy commissioners and chief executive officers (CEOs) to ensure safety and security of schoolchildren in schools.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=12_11_2017_177_001


Quality of education lags behind in public schools in Punjab

Lahore: Quality of education especially in the subjects of Maths and English is lagging behind in public schools of the province.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201711130098&EN_ID=11201711130030&EMID=11201711130013


Teacher arrested for beating, breaking leg of student

Lodhran: Police arrested a school teacher of Government High School Gogran for beating a teenage student with a stick and breaking his leg.

Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/11/13/lahore-e-paper-november-13-2017/


Schools told to spruce up safety measures

Lahore: The Punjab School Education Department (SED) has directed officials to ensure safety measures and security of students in public and private institutes of all districts in the province.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201711120025&EN_ID=11201711120013&EMID=11201711120005



53.91% pass matric supplementary examination

Lahore: About 53.91% candidates passed the Secondary School Certificate supplementary examination 2017.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201711120037&EN_ID=11201711120020&EMID=11201711120006



BISE Gujranwala announces Intermediate part I result

Gujranwala: Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Gujranwala announced the results of intermediate part-1 examination, on Saturday. According to details, 17,533 candidates appeared in the examination, out of which 8,853 were declared successful, a 50.49 pass percentage.

Complete story: https://dailytimes.com.pk/138065/bise-gujranwala-announces-intermediate-part-1-results/



Teachers at PEF-funded schools get too little too late

Lahore: While the government has fixed Rs 15,000 a month as minimum salary for a worker, teachers working for a number of schools funded by the Punjab Education Foundation are being paid much less - and that much late, a survey carried out by The Nation has revealed.

Complete story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-11-12/page-4/detail-1


School heads to report to CEO on less enrollment rate

Multan: School heads from 17 boys and girls high schools in district of Multan have to report today to Chief Executive Officer.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104729722&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171113




Education officials to focus on enrollment rate

Multan: Additional DPI Secondary Punjab Mehar Mushtaq Ahmed Sial said education officers should focus on enrollment rate and then produce results.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104729720&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171113


District Jhelum comes on 3rd position in education ranking

Jhelum: District Jhelum comes on 3rd position in education ranking by Punjab government among 36 districts.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104727384&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171113


Medical facilities to be given to education officers

Lahore: All Teachers Alliance Punjab said that free medical facilities should be given to education officials.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104728038&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20171113


Educational institutions can play better role in promoting Iqbal’s teachings - Fozia Naheed

Kallar Syedan: An energetic event was held to honor the national poet Allama Iqbal at Government Girls High School.

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Development in health and education sector is first priority - Tariq Bajwa

Khanka Dogran: Member provincial assembly and NA-135 candidate Chaudhary Tariq Mehmood Bajwa said we will change the fate of the constituency.

Complete story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-11-12/page-9/detail-29


Additional DPI to visit Bahawalpur and Muzaffargarh

Multan: The Additional DPI Secondary Punjab Mahar Mushtaq Ahmed Siyal has to visit Bahawalpur to preside over meeting with officer and tomorrow he has to visit Muzaffargarh.

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Shortage of facilities in private schools of Qadirpur

Qadirpur: Private schools of Qadirpur and its adjacent area are having acute shortage of basic facilities; students are deprived of safe drinking water.

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Two major schools of Naudero, Kehar face teacher shortage

Naudero: The headmasters of two major schools of Naudero and Kehar village complained that they were facing a shortage of teachers, particularly of important science subjects.

Complete story: https://www.pakistantoday.com.pk/2017/11/12/karachi-e-paper-november-12-2017/


School turned into relief camp not reverted

Hyderabad: The building of a government middle school in a village of Sanghar district has been housing peasants and their livestock for the last 6 years.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201711110018&EN_ID=11201711110008&EMID=11201711110003


Protest against transfer of public school

Thal: Sindh Student Tehreek carried out a rally against transfer of public school from main city to an MPA’s village.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/detail.asp?id=403248




Beyond banning corporal punishments



Ghost schools and its increasing negative effect on students



Right of free and compulsory education - a review



Unique and talented students’ academic and entrepreneurial achievements



Letters to the editor


Education for women



No education for small districts



Difference in education system





KPESE ad on Private Schools Regulatory Act, 2017





Additional DPI moves school heads to focus on enrolment

Multan: Additional DPI Secondary Punjab Mehar Mushtaq Ahmed Siyal has said that officers and school heads should focus on enrolment to get better results.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104729720&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171113



School heads to be present before CEO

Multan: Heads of 17 Government Schools have to be present before Chief Executive Officer due to low enrolment on 13th October.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104729722&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171113




Teachers and other staff children should be made to study  in government schools

Lahore: It has been unanimously decided by the Education Department for teachers and other non-teaching staff to educate their children in government schools.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104729867&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171113

Multan Education Board announced matric results

Multan: Education Board Multan and Dera Ghazi Khan declared the results of matriculation supplementary results, 2017.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-11-12/page-8/detail-22


PEF schools directed to ensure student security

Multan: Punjab Education Foundation has issued directives to all School owners to ensure full security of Students, by repairing compound walls of the Schools.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104725486&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171112


Schools heads called on low students in class one

Multan: School heads have been called to explain the matter of low quantity of students in class one.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104725484&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171112


Country can’t develop without education

Mansehra: Prime Minister of Pakistan Shahid Khaqan Abbasi has said that no country can develop without standard education. He was addressing the annual program of Kagan Memorial School district Mansehra.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-11-12/page-1/detail-21


Private schools refused to accept government school timings

Multan: All private school heads have shown negation in accepting the scheduled timing of Government due to smog.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pknewspapers.com/daily-mashriq-lahore-akhbar-urdu.html


Additional DPI to visit Bahawalpur and Muzafargarh

Multan: The Additional DPI Secondary Punjab Mahar Mushtaq Ahmed Siyal has to visit Bahawalpur to preside over meeting with officer and tomorrow he has to visit Muzafar Garh.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104722775&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171111


Shortage of facilities in private schools of Qadirpur

Qadirpur: Private schools of Qadirpur and its adjacent area are having acute shortage of basic facilities; students are deprived of safe drinking water.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104722775&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171111



School heads called on not attending meeting

Multan: Chief Executive Officer has called 17 School Heads to his office on not attending meeting on 2nd November.


Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104722775&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171111


23 schools exposed to be dysfunctional in Malir

Malir Karachi: Twenty dysfunctional schools of Union Council Moidan could not be restored despite attempts of Education Committee Chairman. The schools are closed because of absence of teachers.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570833&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171113


Primary school again closed

Dhabeji: Government Primary School Ali Muhammad Jat was restored after ten years, but the school again closed on the refusal of teacher to attend the school.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570809&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171113


High school deprived of building

Chelhar: Government High School Bhorelo Tharparkar is engulfed with problems; teachers attend the school on a formality level; the school is running without building; the students have to sit in old crumbling building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570720&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171113



Teachers do not attend school, student future ruined

Drigh Bala: Government main Primary School Drigh Bala is left closed due to unavailability of teachers; teachers do not attend the School which has caused student education ruined.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-13/news/page3/1%20(39).htm


Library construction work could not be completed

Khairpur Nathan Shah: A public Library was established on the name of well-known poet Wafa Nathan Shahi in Khairpur Nathan Shah, but its construction work could not be completed after four years.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-13/news/page3/1%20(2).htm


Education department sleeping on closure of school

Radhan: Government Girls Primary School Chuto Khan Chajro was established some six years ago, but it could not be started. The education department is silent to take notice for its restoration.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-13/news/page6/1%20(27).htm


Primary shool building dilapidating

Nawabshah: Building of Government Primary School Hamzo Khan Sahito has reached to dilapidated state; having only one teacher to teach 60 children. The Villagers have demanded from Government to take notice of the building.

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Villagers stood against unavailability of teachers in school

Moro: Residents of Village Lighari Bajrani took out a protest against unavailability of teachers in Government Primary School of the Village. On the occasion, they told that education of more than 150 students was being affected.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570400&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171112


Two school buildings turned into houses

Moro:  The First Civil Judge and Judicial Magistrate paid a visit to different government schools of More and its other adjacent areas. Buildings of Government Primary School Ghulam Allah and Girls Primary School Allah Dito Korai were found into detention of local influential and were utilized as houses.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570565&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171112



Malir Labor Squire School deprived of basic facilities

Government Boys’ Primary Sindhi Medium School Labor Squire is facing mammoth shortage of basic facilities; even construction work of the building is left in between despite the protests.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-12/news/page3/1%20(34).htm


Protest against dilapidating building of a school

Khairpur Mirs: Government Primary School Bhutta City, near Sagyu, is left to face shortage of basic facilities even after long protests by the residents. The school building is dilapidating; no compound wall is granted since long twenty years.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-12/news/page3/1%20(38).htm


Primary school turned to be a donkey house

Khanpur Junejo: Government Girls Primary School of Khanpur Junejo is left to face devastation; the building occupied by donkeys; while girls have to sit under trees and continue their study. All claims of Sindh Government have been in vain.

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15 government schools dysfunctional for past eight months

Umarkot: A survey report has detailed that about 15 different Government Schools of district Umarkot have been dysfunctional due to errors of biometric system, leaving thousands of children deprived of getting basic education.

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600 teachers got retired before time due to biometric system

Mithi: Due to installation of Biometric Verification system for Schools in Sindh, at least 600 Teacher have got retirements before completing their time period. On the other hand 650 Teachers have been issued warning letters on remaining absent.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Nov/12-11-2017/Page7/P7-1.jpg


Villagers protest against grabbing of school building

Mubarakpur: Residents of Village Meeral Purano, along with Students, carried protest strike alleging a local influential of grabbing Primary School building of the Village.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570276&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171111


Middle school facing shortage of basic facilities

Badin: Government Middle School Village Soram is facing shortage of Teachers and required furniture. Student Education is being affected due to insufficiency.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130570294&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171111



Girls primary school dysfunctional

New Saeedabad: Government Girls Primary School of Agro Rahu remains closed due to poor management of Education Department. Hundreds of girls are kept aloof of getting basic education.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-11/news/page3/1%20(45).htm


Number of schools in Sanghar deprived of drinking water

Sanghar: The first Assistant Session Judge Sanghar paid visit to different schools of the city and found the Middle School Bachal Wasan closed; the building was used for cattle herds. Reportedly, most of the schools were having acute shortage of safe drinking water.

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194 schools dysfunctional in District Tando Allahyar

Tando Allahyar: A meeting of Reform over Side Committee was held under chair of Deputy Commissioner Rasheed Ahmed Zardari. The meeting was attended by number of other bureaucrats, highlighting that 555 Government schools are functional in the District out of 742; whereas 194 are dysfunctional.

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More than 60 schools dysfunctional since years

Jhok Sharif: It has been exposed that more than 60 Government schools of Jhok Sharif are left dysfunctional for past fifteen years. Hundreds of Students have been kept aloof of getting primary education.


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Quetta: A meeting of Pakistan Library Association was held under Provincial President Abdul Baqi Baloch, demanding for up gradation of Libraries in next grade. Mr. Baloch directed to restore closed Library.

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Teachers should perform duty with heartily: Kakar

Quetta: Deputy District Education Officer Chaltan Town Gul Muhammad Kakkar paid visit to Middle School Kuli Almas and Primary School Samalaniabad Airport, checking teachers attendance registers and inspected classes.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104726848&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171113


BSO protested against violation of Merit

Quetta: A protest strike was carried before Press Club Quetta by Baloch Students’ Organization against violation of merit in recruitments.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104727033&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171113


Public demanded notice against crumbling education system of a School

Quetta: Public has demanded for notice against teachers of workers school Saryab on infusing students against Principal of the school.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/%D8%A7%D8%AE%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%B1/



No compromise on student rights: WTA

Quetta: Watan Teachers Association has declared that the organization will not compromise on the rights of students and will not allow any other to interfere.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/52788/5a05f2738625b

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Higher Secondary School Kokarai on top position

Mingora: Two students of Government Higher Secondary School Kokarai secured first and third position in speech competition on district level.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104727289&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171113


Professional education condition ended for teachers’ recruitments

Peshawar: Government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has concluded the conditions of having professional degree for the recruitments of teachers. The recruitment process will be commenced from the next week.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-11-13&page=2


Demand to suffice teachers shortage in girls school

Bannu: The students of Government Girls Higher Secondary School Bangash Khel have to face difficulties due to poor education system in the School. It has been demanded to suffice the shortage of female teachers in the college.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-11-13&page=4


Head teachers to guide teachers for school’s betterment

Pibbi: Head Teachers of the Government Schools have been directed to guide their subordinate Teachers for improvement of Schools.

Complete Story: http://dailyaeen.com.pk/index.php?page=2&edition=peshawar&date=2017-11-13&type=newspaper

P.T.I Government brought educational change

Peshawar: KP Law Minister Imtiaz Shahid Qureshi said Provincial Government of Pakistan Tehreek e Insaaf has brought educational change on a great level and in that context steps are also being taken.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104724336&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171112



8 employees of Education Department promoted

Buner: Eight employees of class four of Buner Education Department have been promoted as junior clerks.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=31642&date=2017-11-11


Nations’ development is incomplete without education

Charsadda: Deputy Commissioner Charsadda has told that nations’ development is incomplete without education; teachers should play role in promoting student skills.


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