23rd March 2016

Regional Press:

*Khyber Pakhtunkhwa *


*Establishment of Education is necessary for solving country Problems*


Peshawar: The President Al-Khidmat Foundation KPK Mr. Noor-ul-Haq attended the annual prize distribution and parents’ day ceremony of St. John’s Girls School. He stated that establishment of Education is very necessary for solving country problems, Nation’s future is associated with education and this is the responsibility of Parents, teachers and Government. Local social workers, principal and staff of the school, and a large number of children and their parents also participated in the ceremony. Mr.

Noor-ul-Haq congratulated and distributed Shields among the children for academically performing well and motivated them to further hard work.


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*Knowledge, research main steps towards peace, development: KP Governor*

Peshawar: The Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Eng. Iqbal Zafar Jhagra said that knowledge and research are the main steps in the peace and development of any nation. He said education is prerequisite for achieving prosperity and development. He further said that educated youth can only make the country free from corruption and imbalanced condition of the country. He said concrete measures would be taken on the priority basis for the development of the health sector, provision of modern health and education facilities to the tribesmen to improve the public health facilities and standards of education in FATA.


Complete Story:  Daily Subh, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Page No.8


*Nation’s success and downfall based on Education, Fazal Ali Haqqani*


Peshawar: Former Education Minister Khyber Paktunkhuwa, Fazal Ali Haqqani said that the nation can get success only on the basis of education.

Unfortunately Pakistan is the country where only 3% is being invested in education sector every year.  As a Chief Guest he said this on Parents Day organized by Institute of Grooming And Learning School invited.


Complete Story:  Daily Awam-un-Nas, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Page No.8


Daily Aaj, Peshawar, Page No.5


*Fata teachers again threaten to hold sit-in in Islamabad for their demands*


Peshawar: Fata teachers have announced to close educational institutions and again move to Islamabad for a grand sit-in. All Teachers Coordination Council Bajaur Gul Saeed stated that government is not taking any action on up-gradation promotion and if notification of up-gradation won’t be issued till 25th February then they will protest again. The teachers of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa were granted time scale promotion from July 2012 but they have been deprived of their rights due to which they protested for a long time for ten years. Minister Abdul Qadar Baloch announced in apologizing manner but still government had adopted a discriminatory attitude towards them.


Complete Story: Daily Surkhab, Peshawar, Page No.5


*The Agency Education Office has occupied by selfish group*


Shabqadar: All FATA Teachers Association members Mushtaq Mohmand has claimed that the Agency Education Office has occupied by a selfish group which is condemnable and this group is trying to convince teachers. He further said that Examination duty is the right of teachers and for this right we will fight.


Complete Story: Daily Mashriq, Peshawar, Page No.5


*Students of Degree College protested against the heavy fines *


Takht Bhai: Students of Degree College Protested against the heavy fines without any solid reason in front of the police station and blocked the Malakand Road. They also raised slogans against the administration.


Complete Story:  Daily Khabrain, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, Page No.8




*BEF teachers should be regularized: Ramzan Rind*


District Jaffarabad: The Balochistan Community Schools Teachers Association Jaffarabad Mr. Ramzan Rind said in statement that teachers are performing their duties from previous ten years but still they are not regularized which is violation of services rules. He demanded from CM Balochistan to regularize 786 BEF school teachers.


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*Every child in school & every teacher in class is solely a political



District Quetta: ANP stated in press release that Government Educational emergency was apolitical drama; every child in school & every teacher in class is solely a political slogan. Text books in schools yet have not provided which is regrettable. Parents and students are worried about their future. Government & Education department should take effective measures to resolve the matter of text books distribution on time.


Complete Story: http://e.jang.com.pk/03-23-2016/quetta/page2.asp


*All resources will be utilized for Education propagation: DO Loralai*


District Loralai: The District Education Officer Loralai Mr. Syed Ameer Shah Bukhari said it is hard to maintain pace with developed nations without excelling in Education. He said all resources will be utilized for Education propagation & support from parents and community will be required to make successful the aims and objectives of Governmental steps.


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*Notice should be taken of closure of Qilli School: Mehrullah Siddiqi*


District Awaran: Mr. Mehrullah Siddiqi of JUI said that Qilli School is closed for last 08 years which Is located in Tehsil Jhao. Due to closure of school children’s education is suffering a lot, which is enmity with children and parents.


Complete Story: Daily Aazadi Quetta, Page No: 6


*Scholarships should be awarded to poor and eligible students: Zahoor Ahmed*


District Quetta: General Secretary Balochistan Mutahida Mahaz Zahoor Ahmed and others said in joint statement that scholarships are purely right of poor and eligible students; nepotism in this regard is violation of rights of poor students. They said all scholarships should be distributed among poor/eligible students.


Complete Story: Daily Nai-Baat Quetta, Page No: 2




*School land encroached by influential politicians*


District Bahawalnagar: The land of Government Boys High School Chak No.434/6/R, Faqirwali has been encroached by the influential politicians of

the area.   The Headmaster of the said School told the Press that this

encroachment will cause serious security problems for the school and an already encroaching water channel passing through the school is a headache and a security threat for us.


Complete Story: Daily Dunya Multan, Page No. 09


*Security team pays snap visit to school*


District Bahawalpur:  A team, under the instructions of RPO Bahawalpur, paid a snap visit to Government Centre for Boys Primary School Ahmedpur Sharquia Kuhna to check the security arrangements.  The Team investigated from the Security guard and the Headmaster and gave certain institutions.


Complete Story: Daily Dunya Multan, Page No. 9


*Delivery of Free Text Books begins*


District Rahim Yar Khan: The Government has begun distribution of free Text Books to the students.


Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan. Page No. 9


*Sending cheating students to lockup is cruelty*


District Rahim Yar Khan: Haji Maqbool Ahmed Bhatti, Central President, Anjuman-e-Tajran, Khanpur has protested against the lodging of cases against cheating students and sending them lockups.  He said in the past, the cheating Students were punished by denying them right to appear in examinations for 3 years, but the Sharifs have made cheating a cognizable crime and this was very cruel on the part of the Government.


Complete Story: Daily Express, Rahim Yar Khan. Page No. 9


*Girls school surrounded by garbage piles, girls getting sick*


District Rahim Yar Khan: The Government Girls Secondary School Chachrran Sharif is surrounded by garbage piles which are causing different diseases among girls studying at the school.  The parents have demanded that authorities must take action to remove the garbage piles.


Complete Story: Daily Dunya Multan, Page No. 9




*SPLA holds rally for demands*


Hyderabad: The members of SPLA Hyderabad region held a rally against the report of 60 College Teachers from Sukkur and suspending of 10 Teachers of Nuzrath College, demanding for promotion of the Teachers and appointment.


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*Protest against transferring of University Campus to another city*


District Sanghar: The Young Lawyers Forum, National Youth and citizens of Sanghar held protest on transferring of Shaheed Benazirabad University Campus to Tando Adam city.


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*Girls School dysfunctional for last fifteen years*


District Thatta: The Government Girls Middle School, village Goongani is dysfunctional for the last fifteen years, due to heedlessness of the Education department, leaving girls deprived of getting education.


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*School closed due to posting teachers to actual place*


District Sanghar: The Government Primary School, village Mubarak Majedano is left closed, after the biometric of the Teacher and his deputation to his actual posting place.


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*Teachers protest against Taluka Education Officer*


District Badin: The Teachers from Tando Bhago held protest strike against the Taluka Education Officer, on demanding for bribe from the Teachers.


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*Biometric Team raids on school*


District Khairpur Mirs: A team of Biometric verification had a surprise visit of Government High School Drib Mehar Shah and suspended seven teachers.


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*School building in crumbling condition*


District Mirpur Khas: The building of Government School, village Qazii Huzoor Bux Shar is completely deteriorating, due to not repairing since years, leaving student lives in danger.


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*Teachers protest over nonpayment of salary*


District Nawabshah: The Teachers from Daur city held protest over nonpayment of salary, demanding from government to take notice.


Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-03.jpg


*Attempt to occupy school land*


District Badin: The Local Land mafia of Tando Bhago tried to capture the land of Government Higher Secondary School Khan Bahadur Mir Ghulam Muhammad Talpur.


Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-03.jpg


*Teacher protests against nonpayment of salary*


District Dadu: Mr. Shah Muhammad Gadahi, a primary Teacher from Johi, held protest along with children, against nonpayment of salary, for the last three months.


Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-03.jpg


*Students compelled to sit on ground due to crumbling condition of School*


District Badin: The building of Government Primary School Misri Shah is completely ruined, due to past floods. About 80 Students are compelled to sit on ground and study.


Complete Story: http://epaper.awamiawaz.com/fullsize/Page-03.jpg


*Other Cadre Teachers continue hunger strike*


District Kahirpur Mirs: The Teachers of Other Cadre continued hunger strike, against stoppage of salary, for past 39 months.


Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_23032016011143.jpg


*1200 Schools in Sindh without Head Masters and Head Mistress*


Hyderabad: It is reported that about 1200 Schools in SIndh are functioning without posts if Head Master and Head Mistress, where favorite persons are appointed to hold the seats, while collecting monthly bribe from 500 to

15000 rupees monthly. The Government is silent to take notice of the alarming issue.


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*DEO visits schools*


District Qamber Shahdadkot: The District Education Officer, Mr. Yar Muhammad Baladi visited the different Schools of the District, while taking the biometric attendance of Teachers. He found Ten Teachers absent and issued them show cause notice.


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