WiFi in KP colleges
Just the other day there was a survey of PILDAT putting KP ahead of other provinces in terms of its social indicators for year 2015-16.
Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201702/23/page04.php
School uplift initiative for refugee hosting areas
The UNHCR and Afghan Commissionerate have jointly launched a school improvement programme in the refugees hosting areas of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.
UNHCR to provide furniture to schools in Quetta
The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) would provide furniture to 45 public schools in Quetta to promote education
Complete Story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/201702/23/page03.php
Daily wage employees of educational institutes announce boycott
Daily wage employees of government schools in Islamabad announce a boycott due to non-payment of wages for 4 months.
Centre slow to respond to KP’s education program
The seriousness of the federal government about education can be gauged from the fact that it took three months time to just write to a local bank to confirm a bank account, so that European Union could transfer first tranche of 18.5m Euros to Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government under Education Sector Plan Support Programme (KP-ESPSP).
Complete Story: http://nation.com.pk/E-Paper/Lahore/2017-02-23/page-3/detail-5
NA body approves teaching of Quran in Islamabad schools
A parliamentarian committee on Wednesday passed a bill for making teaching of the Quran compulsory in grade 1 through to Grade 12 in all federal educational institutions.
13-year old girl goes missing from school
A 13-year old student went missing from Government Islamabad Model IVY School.
Police recover hand grenade near school
Police have found a hand-grenade near a school located on Pindi Road in district Chakwal, reliable sources disclosed to The Nation on Wednesday. Passerby alerted the police and security agencies after spotting the hand grenade in a heap of garbage dumped near public school, they said. Bomb Disposal Squad (BDS) and personnel of other law enforcement agencies reached at the spot and examined the hand-grenade besides putting security on high alert in the area.
Student missing from Chohang area could not be found
After investigation, the police is unable to find 13 year old student who went missing from Chohang area in Lahore.
Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/272119-todays-print-city-news
Education can put an end to terrorism: Sarwat Qadri
Head of Sunni Tehreek, Sarwat Qadri said that in order to put an end to terrorism, we should stop corruption and use education as a weapon.
Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/271880-todays-print
Bilal Colony: Teacher punishes student, severely bruises his eye
A teacher punishes a 13-year old student at private school in Korangi Bilal Colony causing damage to his eye.
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