18th April 2017

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


British Council to help train 83000 KP teachers

The Elementary and Secondary Education Department KPK and the British Council Pakistan are determined to improve teaching skills of all primary school teachers in KPK.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201704/18/page03.php


Government is giving special attention to health and education

Deputy Speaker Khyber Paktunkhwa assembly expressed his thoughts on the subject of education and health.

Complete story: https://jang.com.pk/print/300497-todays-print-city-news


Charasada, student hanged upside down and tortured by school teacher

Student stripped down and hanged upside down for not learning the lesson.

Complete story: https://jang.com.pk/print/300614-todays-print




Youth can only tackle problems through education

Chairman Jamiat Talba Islam Nazriyati Balochistan said that new challenges can only be overcome through education and he wishes that every child in the province gets quality education.

Complete story: https://jang.com.pk/print/300758-todays-print-city-news




FATA schools should be provided books

Awami National Party (Wali) has requested the Education department FATA to ensure the provision of books in all schools of FATA.

Complete story: https://jang.com.pk/print/300493-todays-print-city-news




“Among the Stars”, a project of Sadeqain Arts Society initiated

Under this initiative, education will be provided to out-of-school children, especially labourers.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2017-04-18/page-3/detail-26

Brilliant students receive awards

Inspector General T&E Lt Gen Hidayat ur Rehman presented academic Excellence Awards to the students of Federal Government Educational Institutions (Cantts/Garrisons) who distinguished themselves in Board and University Examinations.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201704/18/page10.php


NCHD running 6,581 Feeder Schools with 310,146 students enrollment

NCHD, Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training is running 6,581 Feeder Schools where 310,146 students are enrolled.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201704/18/page10.php


Students facing admissions problem

The new academic session has begun with the old challenge for students regarding securing admission in model educational institutes of the capital, belying the concerned ministry’s claims of reforms in education sector.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2017-04-18/page-13/detail-1


School’s roof fall off, students injured

The roof of a private school in school in Murree fell off, causing panic among students.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104142791&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170418


LHC demands recruitment details of teachers for Class 4

LHC has demanded a school in Kotli Satiyaan to provide the details of recruitment of teachers for Class 4.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Islamabad/2017-04-18/page-2/detail-18



Annual function at DHA Public School

Annual Function and Prize Distribution Ceremony of Defence Authority Public School of O&A Level was held at the Auditorium of DHA Degree College for Women.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201704/18/page17.php



Universal Admissions Drive: Workshop held at High School No.1, Pindi Gheb

A workshop related to admissions of primary level school children was held at High School No.1, Pindi Gheb, which was attended by District Education Officer, Zulfiqar Ali Raja.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-04-18/page-4

Large number of admissions to take place in schools: Rana Mashood

Education Minister Punjab, Rana Mashood said that this year, large number of admissions will take place this year in all schools in Punjab.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104142792&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170418


PU VC for encouraging hidden talents of young students

Punjab University Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Zaffar Mueen Nasir stressed on the need of polishing the hidden talents of young students which is necessary for the development of country. 

Complete Story: http://epaper.brecorder.com/2017/04/18/13-page/867836-news.html



School admin accused of ruining students future

Parents of girl students complained about mismanagement in Government Girls High School Shehbaz Khan Road, saying that the officials’ negligence ruining future of the students.

Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/national/18-Apr-2017/school-admin-accused-of-ruining-students-future


Supplementary exam of Girls College, Phagwari should be regularised

Parents of students of Girls College, Phagwari said that students of third year were forced to appear for their supplementary exams, privately.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-04-18/page-4


Jufelhurst School demolition suspects remanded

A judicial magistrate remanded on Monday a suspended SHO and three other officials to prison and also dismissed their bail applications in a case regarding the demolition of a heritage building in Soldier Bazaar.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=18_04_2017_118_003



WAPDA school ‘lays golden eggs’ for principal

The Iqra public school which is running under the Water and Power Development Authority (WADA) in Thermal Power Station Colony, Jamshoro has become a source of income for the Principal and Administrator, Daily Times has learnt.

Complete Story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-04-18/lahore/11053/80166  


Load shedding disrupts the schooling system, schools being switched to solar power, provincial minister

Load shedding of electricity has caused major problems for the classrooms and makes it unbearable in the sweltering heat.

Complete story: https://jang.com.pk/print/300417-todays-print




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