1 April 2015

National Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


School enrolment drive begins today

Alif Allaan, a nongovernmental organisation, has launched a campaign in the remote union councils of Mansehra district to bring 7,366 out-of-school children to schools during a two-month enrolment campaign starting today (Wednesday).

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_182_005

Teachers advised to adopt modern techniques

The teachers and students should adopt new methods for combating present day challenges and getting educational results. The principal of government Peshawar Public School and College, retired Col Mohammad Tayyab, that the school system would be updated to cater to the needs of the students regarding quality education and their character building to ensure excellent academic results.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_182_003


Female FATA students trained in marble mosaic, mining

Around 40 female Fata students studying in the University of Peshawar were imparted skills in marble mosaic and mining at the varsity`s Pashto Cultural Museum.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_183_006


Promotions on un authentic post graduate degrees

Out of 125 thousand teachers in KP, almost ninety percent got promotion on bases of un authentic postgraduate degrees. They got promotion for grade sixteen and SST appointments.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102768013&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150401


New logo by Education Department

Provincial Education Department got new logo from a private advertising company. They will employ this new logo in all kind of certifications.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102768014&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150401


Biometric Verification for teacher’s record

Provincial Education Minister said that Biometric system would make sure the teacher absenteeism. He said that government is spending billions of rupees in education sector and has recruited almost 400 hundred teachers

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/peshawar/2015-04-01/page-3




Removing vacuum in English and Urdu medium of instructions

Provincial Education advisor said that government is trying to remove the vacuum between Urdu and English medium of instruction. He said this in an event of start of English classes at Government High School, Prince Road, Quetta.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/04-01-2015/quetta/page2.asp


Enrolment campaign

Pashtunkhwa student organization and Baloch student organization continue with their enrollment campaign at different districts of Balochistan.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/04-01-2015/quetta/page2.asp


Councilors will look after schools

Third meeting of District Education Program held at Government High School Cantonment, Lora Lai. In the meeting, it is decided that councilors will look after the schools in their areas. They will be responsible for opening the closed schools.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102766571&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20150401




Right to Education

Secretary Education, Azad Jammu, and Kashmir said that their government is working for education. They have started the enrollment process. He said that the recent GER of AJK is 98%. He said that Public Service Commission would recruit primary teachers. He said the government is working for their new program “Right to Education.”

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-04-01&edition=ISL&id=1622562_98432118




One boys, one girls primary school approved for NA-56

One boys and one girls primary school has been approved for the constituency of NA-56 Rawalpindi. Punjab government has accorded approval for construction of these two schools at the cost of Rs 22.925 million.

Complete story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/islamabad/01-Apr-2015/one-boys-one-girls-primary-school-approved-for-na-56


39 children of NCPC enrolled in schools for formal education

As many as 39 children of National Child Protection Centre (NCPC) were enrolled in schools on Monday so that they could receive formal education in regular academic institutions.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310044-39-children-of-NCPC-enrolled-in-schools-for-formal-education



Zarar Jamshed, a student of Grade-4 of Headstart School, Islamabad, has won a gold medal as he stood first all over Pakistan in the International Kangaroo Linguistic Contest (IKLC-2014).

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310045-Distinction


PMDC announces result of foreign graduate exams

The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council on Tuesday announced the results of the National Examination Board examinations taken by Pakistani nationals with foreign basic medical and dental qualifications.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310031-PMDC-announces-result-of-foreign-graduate-exams



AIOU extends admission date

The Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) has extended the date for submission of admission forms for its Matric to PhD level programmes till April 10. Now applicants could seek admissions with late fee till the new date.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310032-AIOU-extends-admission-date


Seminar on autism

The Directorate General of Special Education (DGSE) will hold a seminar on ‘Autism Awareness’ on April 2 (Thursday) at National Institute of Special Education, H-8/4, at 9 a.m.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310033-Seminar-on-autism


PIMS to have dentistry hospital and dental college

The Central Development Working Party (CDWP) has approved the establishment of a dentistry hospital and dental college at the Shaheed Zulfiqar Ali Bhutto Medical University (SZABMU). The project will be completed at a cost of Rs1.36 billion, the Vice Chancellor of the university Prof. Dr. Javed Akram informed the media here on Tuesday.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310034-PIMS-to-have-dentistry-hospital-and-dental-college



US embassy to expand Lincoln’s Corner at IIU

The US Embassy will expand Lincoln’s Corner at the International Islamic University (IIU).

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310037-US-embassy-to-expand-Lincolns-Corner-at-IIU



Preston University wins business plan competition

Preston University has won the 6th RCCI Business Plan Competition organised by Rawalpindi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) here on Tuesday.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310038-Preston-University-wins-business-plan-competition


NUML moot on South Asian writings in English

The English Graduate Studies Department of National University of Modern Languages (NUML) held a one-day conference on ‘Globalisation and Postcolonial South Asian Writings in English’.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-6-310041-NUML-moot-on-South-Asian-writings-in-English


International conference: Speakers call for engaging youth into political life

Social scientists, policymakers, politicians and students unanimously stressed the need for adopting substantial measures to engage youth into the national life at a two-day international conference on “Youth wings among political parties: A comparative analysis of Germany and Pakistan” . The conference was jointly organised by the Department of Sociology, Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU) and the Friedrich Naumann Foundation (FNF).

Complete story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/862101/international-conference-speakers-call-for-engaging-youth-into-political-life/


Chinese media delegation visits AIOU

A five-member Chinese media delegation here on Monday visited the Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) and held talks with vice chancellor Prof Dr Shahid Siddiqui to find out the opportunities of bilateral cooperation in mass communication sector.

Complete story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-04-01/page-2/detail-6




Free Books

254,000 textbooks will be distributed by the Punjab Education Foundation in 181 schools in Khshab, Mianwali and Sargodha from today.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201004010256&EN_ID=11201004010078&EMID=11201004010039 


Documenting Seminaries

Under the National Action Plan, the Punjab government so far has registered 14,500 religious seminaries out of a total of 16,000 madrassahs.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201004010272&EN_ID=11201004010083&EMID=11201004010041


Children Assembly pays tribute to school attack victims

The provincial assembly on Tuesday paid tribute to the martyrs of Army Public School Peshawar with the demands that government must provide proper security to the educational institutions especially during off hours, provide libraries in their schools along with quality education.

Complete story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-04-01/page-13/detail-5


SAPP children assembly dedicated to APS martyrs

The South Asia Partnership Pakistan, in collaboration with an NGO ‘We Can’, organised the second children assembly on Tuesday at the Ali Institute Auditorium. This year the assembly was dedicated to the martyrs of the attack on the Army Public School, Peshawar. Children, both girls and boys and their teachers from 15 schools in the provincial metropolis, participated in this assembly and performed various skits.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-310122-SAPP-children-assembly-dedicated-to-APS-martyrs




Class 5, 8 results announced

Punjab Examination Commission (PEC) announced the results of Class-5 and Class-8 Annual Examinations 2015 according to which overall pass percentage in Class-5 stood at 59.97 percent while that of Class-8 at 67.99 percent.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-5-310024-Class-5-8-results-announced


PU VC ordered to hold senate election

The Lahore High Court on Tuesday stayed a meeting of the Punjab University Senate scheduled for today (Wednesday) and directed the varsity VC Prof Dr Mujahid Kamran to start the process for the election of the Senate.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-2-310125-PU-VC-ordered-to-hold-senate-election




UVAS symposium concludes

The two-day International Symposium on Dairy Animal Reproduction concluded at the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) on Tuesday.Experts from the US, Canada, Brazil, India, Turkey, Nepal and Afghanistan discussed with their Pakistani counterparts animal reproduction, health, nutrition, breeding and genetics during the symposium.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_177_009


UAF promoting research

University of Agriculture Vice Chancellor said on Tuesday that agriculture is the backbone of our economy. He said the UAF was doing its best to produce a trained manpower and promote research.

Complete story: http://tribune.com.pk/story/862132/agriculture-uaf-promoting-research/


Art festival: Study of literature needs to be promoted, UAF VC

 Teachers should make efforts to introduce youth to the study of literature, University of Agriculture Faisalabad Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan said on Tuesday.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201004010253&EN_ID=11201004010077&EMID=11201004010039


Up in arms: Academic activities at NTU marred by students’ protest

Academic activities at the National Textile University (NTU) remained suspended for the third consecutive day on Tuesday as varsity students continued demonstrating against the expulsion of 12 students.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201004010250&EN_ID=11201004010077&EMID=11201004010039


NTU students end boycott

Students of the National Textile University (NTU) ended their sit-in on Tuesday after being assured by the administration that the decision to rusticate the 12 students would be reviewed.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_178_001



The University of Veterinary and Animal Science (UVAS) Lahore arranged 6th annual reunion of its Alumni Association on its City Campus last night.

Complete story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-04-01/page-14/detail-8



Security guards for schools

Government decided to hire 202 security guards for 242 government schools at Rawalpindi Division. In their regard, a list of schools is prepared for special branch.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/04-01-2015/pindi/pic.asp?picname=42.gif


Results of Primary and Middle

Punjab examination Commission released the results of Primary and Middle on Yesterday but EDO office of 36 districts from nine divisions from Punjab could receive the results.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2015-04-01/page-2


Ninety-seven percent primary and middle result in Punjab

Punjab Examination commission recently released the results of primary and middle. Success rate for primary was 59-97 percent and for middle, it was 67 to 97 percent.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-04-01/page-3/detail-7






Lights out

90% of schools in the Thatta district have no electricity, according Alif Ailaan’s Pakistan District Rankings 2014.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201504010034&EN_ID=11201504010012&EMID=11201504010006  


Removal of barriers worries private schools

The Private Schools Management Association (PSMA) has expressed concern over removal of protective barriers by Sindh Rangers.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-309995-Removal-of-barriers-worries-private-schools


SMIU to send eight students to UK

The Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU) in collaboration with the British Council will send eight students and four members to the United Kingdom (UK) for a training programme, announced its vice chancellor Dr Mohammad Ali Shaikh on Tuesday.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-309997-SMIU-to-send-eight-students-to-UK



DDO cards to help curb corruption in education department

In a move aimed at streamlining education management in the province and introducing greater transparency in the system, all Drawing and Disbursing Officers (DDOs) will be provided special ‘DDO Cards’, as per a decision taken at a meeting held on Friday at the Sindh Assembly.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-310000-DDO-cards-to-help-curb-corruption-in-education-department


BIEK to print admit cards with students’ pictures

The Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) has decided to print admit cards bearing scanned photographs of the candidates appearing in annual examinations 2015, along with their roll numbers, bar codes and complete exam schedule.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-4-310004-BIEK-to-print-admit-cards-with-students-pictures


Social Entrepreneur

The Citizens Foundation (TCF) has been recognized for the 2015 social entrepreneur of the Year Award by Schwab  Foundation.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201504010036&EN_ID=11201504010013&EMID=11201504010006


Research pivotal

Professor Dr Moonis Ahmer, dean of Karachi University’s department of International Relations said; “No nation can progress without focusing on research and discovery.”

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201504010045&EN_ID=11201504010016&EMID=11201504010007


DUHS sets up labs in Hyd, Mirpurkhas

The Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS) inaugurated the Dow Diagnostic Research and Reference laboratory in Hyderabad and Mirpurkhas on Tuesday.

Complete story: http://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201504010048&EN_ID=11201504010017&EMID=11201504010007



SHC stays teachers` body election

A division bench of the Sindh High Court comprising Justices Mohammad Ali Mazhar and Shoukat Ali Memon on Tuesday stayed the All Sindh Primary Teachers Association election following an undertaking filed by the central election committee chairman (CEC), Mohib Khoso, through his counsel Tariq Shah, who sought time to come prepared for arguments.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_119_006


New admit cards for intermediate exams

Board of Secondary Education Karachi is designing a new admit computerized admit card. In new admit card the picture of candidate will be printed along with roll number and date sheet of examinations.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102766551&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20150401



Shortage of Textbooks

Government schools are not provided with textbooks to al, primary schools. Some schools received the primary level textbooks but some are still waiting for it. Their studies are being negatively effecting.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102766559&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20150401



Lack of furniture and textbooks

In a UC of Matiari, Biggest schools of the area, Government Middle schools, Darya Khan Talpur is lacking furniture and textbooks since last seventeen years. Teacher providing the furniture by their ownselve and almost 200 students purchasing the textbooks

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102766525&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20150401


Education department building grabbed unlawfully

Criminals grabbed building of Education Department at Sohrab Goth. The building is not under control of department officials. It is due to their negligence.

Complete Story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102766565&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20150401


Sensitive examination centers

In matric exams, controller of exams, Hyderabad Education Board said that out of 213 examination centers for matric, almost 23 centers a declared as sensitive. He said that police and ranger would look after these centers.

Complete Story: http://e.dunya.com.pk/detail.php?date=2015-04-01&edition=KCH&id=1622987_45245603




Post-18th Amendment debate on higher education by Qaiser Rashid

A debate is being bandied about on the functional future of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) at the Centre vis-à-vis that in the provinces. It is pertinent to view the debate in light of certain facts. For instance, the 18th Constitutional Amendment, 2010, brought about several changes to the Constitution of Pakistan

Complete story: http://www.dailytimes.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2015-04-01/page-6/detail-0


Admission days by Anwar Abbas

WE are a nation that spends barely 2pc of the Gross National Product (GNP) on education, a society where a group of educationalists wrap up a three-day seminar in one day because many of the speakers do not turn up and the `bored` audience disappears after the lunch break. Where parents have no time for their offspring, where teachers hanker for holidays and half-days for one reason or another.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=01_04_2015_009_010


Pakistani students won hearts of Turks by Dr. Farhan Hameed

In these days, there are a number of Pakistani students studying at Turkey in their universities. They are celebrating Pakistan Day and Week of Pakistan in different regions of Turkey. They are getting appreciations for their performances

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/04-01-2015/karachi/pic.asp?picname=15_04.gif


Letters to the editor


The fault is in us

This refers to the letter, ‘Pakistan Day’ (March 25) by Saroj Rizwan Khan. The writer has blamed the British rulers for Muslims’ backwardness in pursuit of education. The British ruled northwest India for ninety years and during this period they established world-class academic institutions like the Punjab University, medical, engineering, commerce and agricultural colleges, etc.

Complete story: http://www.thenews.com.pk/Todays-News-11-310061-The-fault-is-in-us

Regional Press:

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Primary & Middle fail student percentage increased from the 20 %, Government police ignored

Peshawar: Peshawar Primary & Middle schools fail student percentage increased from the 20% while the against the government policy.  The percentage increased from the government is 10 percent.

Complete story: http://www.dailymashriq.com.pk/index.php?edition=&date=&page=2&type=


To eliminate copy in examination Assistant Commissioner Raids on examination halls 38 students captured

Peshawar: Commissioner Peshawar received complaints that some areas of the Peshawar the students are involved in copy and to eliminate the copy in examination Assistant Commissioners raids different examination halls of District Peshawar. 38 students captured they are alleged in copy during the examination.

Complete story:  Daily Aaj, Peshawar, Page No.2


We make Curriculum according to the international standard

Katlang: PTI Central Leader and MNA Mujahid Khan said we make curriculum according to the international standard.  Education have very much importance for the change and for this reason we impose educational emergency in the country and we assure merit on top priority.

Complete story: http://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1102767021&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20150401


Government Girls Primary School Dheraan limited only on building

Puran: There is no staff posted in Government Girls Primary School Dheraan & only building present in the above mentioned name. For the last 30 years teachers & staff not posted in this school resultantly the students leave the education. Relevant department totally ignore this issue. Demand from the MNAs and MPAs to redressed this issue. 

Complete story: http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/index.php?Issue=PEW&page=6&date=2015-04-01


Matric Examination, due to the reason copy dozen of students arrests

Peshawar:  Additional Assistant Commissioner Muhammad Fawaad & Muhammad Shuaib on Tuesday raid on GHSC No.1, GHSC No.2, GHS Nanak Pura and arrested in these centers 24 students accused copying during the exams. He ordered against them UFM cases proceedings.

Complete story: http://www.naibaat.com.pk/Presentation/peshawar/Page02.aspx


Chairman Peshawar Educational Board raids on the different examination halls

Peshawar: The Chairman Educational Board raids on the different examination suddenly in the area of Hayatabad.  The Hayatabad Model Schoo, Forntier Children Academy, Government High School Hayatabad and Police Public School, Hayatabad visited by him. On this occasion Chairman dismissed from the services Superintendent and Deputy Superintendent due to their unsatisfactory performance.

Complete story:  Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No. 3


In Nanak Pura School 24 students caught red handed in copy

Peshawar: On the complaint received by the Commissioner, Peshawar the Assistant Commissioners raids on the different examination halls of District Peshawar. During this suddenly raid Assistant Commissioner caught red handed 24 students involved in copy  in Government High School, Nanak Pura, Peshawar.

Complete story:  Daily Subah, Peshawar, Page No.8


Not sending girls in school, our country in fifth number

Gadoon: On the occasion of the parents Day in Government Middle School Jamal Abad under the Gadoon Jamal Abad Welfare Association the District Education Officer, Muhammad Nisar Khan said not sending girls in school our country has 5th number.  The nation can build only with education and girls education have very important role in nation development.  If we provide him good education to the girls tomorrow she will provide us good nation.

Complete story: Daily Khabrain, Peshawar, Page No.3


We do not compromise on education standard, Minister for Education KP

Peshawar: Minister for Education KP suddenly raids the different examination halls of the District Peshawar. He said on this occasion we never compromise on the standard of the education. He issued order for strict monitoring of the examination halls to concerned department officials. 

Complete story:  Daily Awam-un-nas, Peshawar, Page No.8




Education should be provided in English till to the Matriculation in Govt. schools, Education Advisor

QUETTA: Education Advisor Sardar Raza Muhammad Barech said that education should be provided in English language from infant level to class 10th. The big difference between urdu and English will remove from Govt. institutes and shortly all the schools will be change into English medium, and uniform also change into standard form. He said that majority of Baluchistan people are poor and they cannot afford the private schools which is provided Education in English medium, so Govt. needs to provide the facility of English medium in Govt. institutes.

Complete Story: Daily Jang, Quetta, Page No. 2


Security of Quetta schools reviewed

QUETTA: a meeting was held to review security matters of the schools operating in the provincial metropolis and other parts the other day. The Secretary Secondary Education, Abdul Saboor Kakar chaired the meeting which was attended by the concerned officials. The overall security system issued and those related to the schools camp up for discussion.

Complete Story: The Balochistan Times, Quetta, Page No.11


Emergency measures are in evitable for the quality of Education, Lala Yousaf Khilji

QUETTA: Chairman of Khilji Qaumi Tehreek Pakistan Lala Yousaf has met with delegation team of students and said Education plays a vital role in every society.  Security system should be improved and quality of Education in Educational institutes. 

Complete Story: Daily Express, Quetta, Page No. 2




NSB Fund eaten by Primary School Headmaster

Permit Chowk: The Headmaster of Government Primary School Khanqah Sharif has eaten up RS.300,000/- of NSB Fund.  The residents of the area protested against the corrupt Headmaster and appealed to the CM and Chief Sectary to remove the said teacher. 

Complete Story: Daily Naya Daur, Multan, Page No.8


Private schools mushrooming with patronage of EDO

Kot Chatthah: Private schools are mushrooming with the patronization of EDO Education Dera Ghazi Khan in the surrounding areas of Basti Fouja, Jatoi Wala, Mojhali Wala, Bali Chowk, Mazari Chowk, Pul Saifan etc.  These private schools are hiring Middle pass teachers and playing with the future of the students.   

Complete Story: Daily Naya Daur, Multan, Page No.8


Forgery case registered against Headmaster for overcharging fees

Buraywala: A case of forgery has been registered against Kashaf Qayum, Headmaster of unregistered Almustafa Education System, Chak No.259/EB for charging RS.3500/- instead of original fees of RS.2395/- and yet not sending the admission of the female student Nabeela Rehman, a 10th class student.   The said school was not registered with the Education Board and the student was told a lie.   

Complete Story: Daily Naya Daur, Multan, Page No.6


Govt. authorities begin to show negligence regarding security of schools

Multan: The Government authorities showed some efficiency after the APS Peshawar incident, but now again same negligence is being shown by them.  Many schools of South Punjab do not have proper security arrangements, CCTV cameras, and monitoring teams have also disappeared.  The school assemblies are being held and the off time of all the schools is also the same.  Most schools have also terminated the security guards that were appointed.  

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


MC School Teachers being exploited

Bahawalpur: Muddassar Saeed Shah, Divisional President of Punjab Teachers Union MC Schools has said that the teachers of the Municipal Committee Schools are being exploited, they are not being given promotions and transfer rules are being violated in their regard. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No.3


School without Teachers for the past 5 years

Rukanpur: Govt. Primary Basti Maulvi Allah Diwaya, Mouza Muradpur was set up on land granted by a philanthropist, the building was also constructed but the teachers could not be appointed since the past 5 years.  The future of the children is being spoiled. People demand appointment of the teachers.    

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-04-1/page-11 


Books could not be distributed among students

Head Panjnad: The students of the Government schools in the surrounding areas of Oochsharif could not be provided books as per plan due to the mismanagement of the authorities.  This has caused serious threats the failure of “Parrho Punjab, Barrho Punjab”. 

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-04-1/page-11


School without boundary wall and electricity 

Yazman: The Govt. Primary School Chak No.76/DB is without a boundary wall, electricity, and potable water, but the authorities are not paying any attention.  Parents, students, and teachers are concerned about security.  

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No.2


Rainwater gathered inside the school main gate

Layyah:  The rainwater has been stored inside the main gate of Govt. Muslim High School, Layyah and the students and the staff faces difficulties to pass from the main gate. 

Complete Story: Daily Ausaf, Multan, Page No.4


College without boundary wall, Female students disturbed

Chowk Azam: Govt. Girls College does not have a boundary wall on its eastern side, which causes disturbance for female students because passersby peep into the college.  The authorities are not paying any attention.  

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2015-04-1/page-11




No Teacher in School since 8 years

District Badin: Government Girls Primary School village Ghulam Rasool Lighari is without female Teacher since 8 years. More than 100 girls of the village are deprived of their Primary Education. A Village Girl Ms. Amna is running school with her self help by providing pens and books to the students. The villagers demanded from higher authorities to take action against Ghost Teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130254481&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20150401


Girls School without roof

District Thatto: Government Girls School muhalla Islam Pur is running without roof since 8 years. More than 300 girls are getting education under open sky. The parents and other villagers protested and demanded from higher authorities to take notice of the poor building of school and provide budget for its repairing.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2015-04-01/news/page3/1%20(2).htm


Substandard material used in School building construction; Protest

District Dadu: The residents of village Mir Muhammad Bhan protested against contractor of the construction work on his corruption and violation in the construction of school building. They declared that substandard material is used for its construction and demanded from Chief Minister Sindh Mr. Qaim Ali Shah and Education Minister Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro to take notice and action against that contractor.

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Investigation against corruption in Education Department

Karachi: Anti Corruption Department has demanded record from 2007 to 2015 of the Transfers, Recruitment corruption of Millions of rupees and retirement from Education Department. The EDOs, District Education Officers male and female of 18 Towns are worried about the investigation.

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Ghost Teacher and Ghost Schools are intolerable: Education Minister

Karachi: Sindh Education Minster Mr. Nisar Ahmed Khuhro has said Ghost Teacher and Ghost Schools in Province will not be tolerated. He added that he wants to improve Education and advance it to brighten the name of Students.

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Extra powers to District Officers for improvement of Education

Karachi: Sindh Government has decided to ensure extra powers of DDOs of the Districts for the improvement of Education and they would be given different Identity Cards. By doing this, Education system would be improved and excessive usage of budget can be controlled.

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Ninth Matric Examinations to be started from 7th April

Karachi: Karachi Board has declared that examination of Ninth class and Matric Class will be started from 7th April. The Examination Centers would be declared on 3rd April.

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Steps for transparency in Inter Board Examinations

Karachi: Karachi Board has ensured that for transparent Examinations of Intermediate classes, photos of the candidates will be scanned on the examination slips that other candidate may not appear on the place of genuine candidates.

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