20th June 2017



Girls secure top positions in Abbottabad SSC exam results

Girls secured top three positions in the secondary school examination result announced by the Abbottabad Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education here on Monday.

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KP government has destroyed healthcare and education

Deputy Secretary National Assembly stated in Abbottabad that by handing over the sectors of healthcare and education to non-governmental organisations, they have destroyed both sectors in the region.

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KP starts revising textbooks

In an attempt to introduce a uniform educational system, KP government has started revising textbooks for Elementary and Secondary Schools.

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Changes in regulatory authority bill are satisfactory: PEN

Private educational institutes expressed satisfaction over the point that the education minister had taken their considerations into account when formulating the regulatory bill.

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All Teachers Coordination Council upset over time-scale promotions

To get time-scale promotions, around 22 teachers union have been pressurizing department of education for the past two years.

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Seniority list of teachers released by District Education Officer, District Hangu

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District Education Officer District Swabi, Jahangir Khan takes oath

Before this, he served as Deputy District Education Officer in District Swabi.

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Malakand Board Matric examination results to be announced on June 24th

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Deduction of travelling allowance is unlawful, Teachers Association

Teachers declared the deduction of travel allowance as unlawful, unconstitutional and unfair. They said that the government should take the notice back and not force them into taking the matter to court.

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Session of Watan Teachers Association

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Professional training of teachers is our first priority: Raheem Ziyar Tuwaal

During a training session of science teachers organised by PITE, chief guest to the event Raheem Ziyar Tuwaal said that professional training of teachers is our first priority.

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88% credit of matric results goes to Chairman Board: Umar Khan Achakzai

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Promotion quota should be implemented: AGTA

Member All Government Teachers Association Balochistan, Abdul Khaliq Nasir and others expressed regret over not timely implementing promotion quota for teachers.

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Three colleges of Islamabad without principal

Islamabad Model College for Boys H-9, Islamabad Model College for Girls F-7/4 and Islamabad Model College for Girls I-14 have been operating without a principal for several months.

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Schools across Pindi District to be upgraded

The Punjab government will be releasing Rs 123.204 million for upgrading schools in the rural areas and providing missing facilities in the schools in the city next month.

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Schoolteachers demands BS-16, 17 scales

Public School teachers in the province are demanding that Elementary School Teachers (ESTs)  to be upgraded to BPS-16 and Secondary School Teachers (SSTs) put into BPS-17.

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Government devising a programme for students without resources

Provincial Minister Schools Education Rana Mashood Ahmed Khan stated in Lahore that the government was devising a plan to help students had no resources and to provide them with education.

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Pakistan Awareness Programme

Virtual University has been delivering lectures in their mobile units around various schools of lahore.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2017-06-20/page-9/detail-20


Playgroup classes to be introduced in more schools

In Multan it is planned that 5,000 more schools will have playgroup classes. Budget for such a measure is 350 million..

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Rusty metal used in the construction of school

In the construction of a Government boys Higher Secondary School in Bewal, rusty metal beams were used. This can prove to be a potential hazard to students and teachers in school.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/islamabad/2017-06-20/page-4


Teachers rally against conditional raise in salaries

A large number of teachers of the District Public School (DPS) on Monday took out a rally against the decision of the school administration to increase their salaries after written tests.

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Illegal school demolished in Chakwal

The railway authorities on Monday demolished a school, which was constructed illegally on the railway land near Mohallah Kazimabad.

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Spirit of Math Pakistan opens campus in Johar Town

Spirit of Math, a Canadian-based elite school system has partnered with Kids Kampus Johar Town to offer mathematics classes to high performing students.The basic aim of this initiative is to inculcate in students the power of critical thinking and logical reasoning, which will help them learn and grow in an informative healthy environment.

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There’s betterment in the promotion of education

Member Provincial Assembly Mian Islam Aslam said that education is being worked on in the remote areas and if students are provided with the resources, they can succeed.

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Teachers should not be treated as step mothers: Rana Altaf

Senior President Punjab Teachers Union Punjab, Rana Altaf Hussain has said that if the upgradation notification is not issued timely than teachers will protest.

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Intermediate examinations: Biology and Geography practicals today

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Secretary Schools dismisses one officer

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Data demanded to provide health insurance to teachers

This is the first time that millions of teachers will be provided health insurance.

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Govt committed to promote education: Mehwish

Parliamentary Secretary for Higher Education Mehwish Sultana Monday said that hefty Rs 345 billion allocation in the annual budget 2017-18 would help raise literacy rate by year 2020. “All the resources are being exploited to promote education even in remote areas of the province”, she added.

Complete Story: http://pakobserver.net/govt-committed-promote-education-mehwish/




Teachers protest verification move

The Qambar Shahdadkot district chapters of the Primary Teachers Association (PTA) and Government Secondary Teachers Association (GSTA) on Monday organised a protest demonstration and sit-in outside the office of the deputy commissioner over his move of putting names of 1,084 teachers on data verification list.

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Female prisoners’ children in Hyderabad get free education facility

An Early Learning Centre (ELC) that will provide education to the children of female prisoners was formally inaugurated on Monday at Hyderabad Central Jail.

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2,000 schools to re-open in Sindh

More than 2,000 schools in Sindh have been reopened, however, 2,000 more closed schools will be reopened in collaboration with private schools.

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Sukkur matric results announced

In Sukkur it is announced that Science exam results of matric students have been announced.

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DHA student wins letter writing contest

Anum Tahir Hashmi, a brilliant student of Defence Authority Model High School Phase-IV brought laurels and honours for the institution by winning the 46th International Letter Writing Competition for Young People 2017 organized by Pakistan Post.

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Govt to reopen 2,000 schools with private sector’s help

As many as 2,000 closed schools would be reopened in Sindh in collaboration with the private sector, and the involvement of the civil society is much needed in this regard, said the provincial education and literacy minister on Monday.

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Teachers protest over nonpayment of salaries

List of 1180 teachers made and their salary ID’s blocked. Later, issue was resolved after dialogue with the AC.

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Private schools get more positions in matric exam

The Board of Secondary Education, Sukkur (BSEK) on Monday declared the results of SSC Part-11 (Class X) Science group annual examination, 2017, with a pass percentage of 75.86. Top two positions in the board were secured by girls.

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Scale 14 & 15 Educator’s recruitment finalized

Multan: Government has finalized the recruitment process of scale 14 & 15 Educators after a long time delay.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/Multan/2017-06-20/page-8/detail-2


Demand to stop step mother’s behavior with teachers

Multan: The Senior Vice President Punjab Teacher’s Union Rana Altaf Hussain has said step mother’s behavior should be ended with teachers, adding that teachers are looking for up gradation for past two years.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104281709&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170620


Intermediate Practical

Multan: Education Board to conduct Intermediate Practical of Geography along with Biology.

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Zakaria University Finance Committee meeting

Multan: Finance and Planning Committee Planning Zakaria University meeting will take place today to declare budget of 5 Arab and 92 Coror rupees.

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Project to implement play group classes in 5000 Schools

Multan: The Punjab Government has decided to implement play group classes in five thousand Schools to provide better educational facilities.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-06-20/page-3


Punjab Government to retire Senior teachers before maturity

Multan: The Punjab Government has decided to retire the most senior Teacher before their job maturity.

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Sindh University declares B.A result

Jamshoro: Controller Examination Sindh University has declared the result of B.A Pass part one failure Students.

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Sujaag Baar Tahreek starts movement for repairing of dilapidated Schools

District Badin: More than Hundred Students along with Sujaag Baar Tahreek Tando Bago organized a rally for repairing of School buildings in dilapidated condition.

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Sukkur Board declares Matriculation result

Sukkur: The Education Board Sukkur declared the result of Matriculation Science and General Group.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-6-20/news/page8/1%20(15).htm




PT Alif stood against DC Qamber

Qamber: Hundreds of Teachers from Qamber stood against Deputy Commissioner Qamber on the call of Primary Teachers Association, against his notice to Teachers for being illegally appointed.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-6-20/news/page8/1%20(1).htm





Protest against grabbing of School building

District Nawabshah: The residents of Shah Pur Jahania took out a protest against a Local Mill administration on grabbing High School Building.

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SPLA protest movement for restoration of teachers

Sukkur: Sindh Professors and Lecturers Association announced protest movement for restoration of 45 Teachers.

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Minister transfers huge fund to his constituency

Quetta: A member of the Balochistan Assembly made a startling disclosure that the Provincial Minister for Education, Mr. Rahim Ziaratwal shifted a huge fund to his own constituency from another one overnight and termed it a worst form of corruption. The amount of money involved is said to be around Rs 1.25 billion transferred by the Minister.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/35142/594840e81f35d


Balochistan Board’s step in favor students

Naal: The Former Regional Secretary BSO Pachar Mr. Hatim Baloch said while praising Balochistan Eduaction Board that better results of Matriculation are in favor of poor and deserving students, which has made them able to get admissions in standard colleges.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/35053/59482025b8b83


Government silent on Student protests

QUETTA: Protests of Student Unions are carried over against the corruption of Vice Chancellor of Balochistan University, but no notice has been taken by the Government.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/35094/59483be819c8c


Delay in up gradation of Inter College Sorab

SORAB: Social Leader Muneer Azad has said in his statement that students and teachers are facing diffculties due delay in up gradation of Sorab Inter College.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/35100/59483d5e4cb86



Teachers’ Professional Traning is top priority: Raheem Ziyartwala

QUETTA: Teachers Professional Training is first priority of Government, Raheem Ziratwala was addressing the PITE Training Program.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104279240&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170620


Education funds lapsed

Quetta: The Centeral Spokesman Baloch Students Front has said political leaders are only engaegd in false statements and due to that one then one Arab rupees of Eduaction Department are lapsed.

Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/06-20-2017/quetta/page2.asp



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Deduction of travel allowance of teachers is illegal

Peshawar: The Teachers Unions have demanded for not subtracting travel allowance of teachers during summer vacation.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104280770&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170620


Providing standard research Education is first priority

Mansehra: The Vice Chancellor Hazara University Mansehra has said they have to jointly work for the betterment of the institute and providing standard research education is the first priority.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-06-20&page=2


Sawat University Bachelor’s Examinations end

Mengora: Examinations of Bachelor’s successfully ended and practical schedule is declared.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-06-20&page=7


Abotabad Board announces Matriculation result

Abotabad: The Board of Intermediate Education Abotabad has declared the annual result of matriculation.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3


Technical College building could not be constructed

Batakhel: The Building Poly Technical College Malakand could not be constructed in seven years. The college is running in rented building.

Complete Story: http://www.akhbarekhyber.com/epaper/edition/752/akhbar-e-khyber-peshawar/page/4