23rd Oct 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Teachers build characters of nations: Lt General Dogar

Abbotabad: Teachers are responsible for the character building of the students they teach, PMA Kakul Commandant and Corps Commander Multan Lieutenant General Abdullah Dogar said.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201710220130&EN_ID=11201710220068&EMID=11201710220021


Study says next 10 years to be promising for Pakistan

Peshawar: The foresight lab, a research body has launched a research study which says the next 10 years appears to be promising for Pakistan.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/lahore/10-23-2017/page5.asp


Three Swabi brothers prefer hard labour to education

Swabi: A father of three young boys has no qualms in putting them to hard labour instead of enrolling them in school as ‘all his efforts to make them aware of the importance of education have failed to bear fruit’.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=23_10_2017_182_008


Character-building of students duty of teachers

Abbottabad: Commandant of Pakistan Military Academy, Kakul, Major General Abdullah Dogar has said that character building and personality development of students should be the top priority of the academia.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=22_10_2017_182_011


I will make schools, health centres, and universities - Liaquat Ali Khan

Peshawar: The Milli Muslim League supported candidate said that he joined politics to works towards country’s stability.



Tree-planting campaign to begin in KP govt schools from this week

Peshawar: City District Government has issued decision to begin tree-plantation drive in KP govt schools - schools have been asked to submit demands to the focal person within 3 days.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661138&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171023


Govt sent recommendation to make 40,000 teachers permanent

Peshawar: Director Education Rafique Khattak orders 40,000 NTS teachers to be made permanent on the date of their hiring.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661132&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171023


Women teachers play an important role in national development - Aisha Saeed

Mingora: Providing quality education to the new generation is impossible without training female teachers - said leader of Jamaat-e-Islami Aisha Saeed.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104657692&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171022


Change cannot be complete until education and prosperity - Akram Khan Durrani

Bannu: The Federal Minister for Housing and Works Akram Khan Durrani said true change will not come until the people of Bannu are not provided with the treasure of education and their financial situation is not improved.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104657620&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171022


Al-Noor Public School visit to Hund Park

Peshawar: Al-Noor Public School Dara Adam Khel teachers visited Hund National Park Swabi under the leadership of principal Iftikhar Ahmed.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654114&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021


Teachers can use tablets - Spokesman Education Department

Peshawar: Newly hired teachers will be given 6-month training under the School Management Information System (SMIS) to be taught usage of modern technology like interactive whiteboards.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654227&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021


College teachers’ final negotiations at Bani Gala

Peshawar: Final negotiations between the KP Professors and Lecturers Association and PTI Chairman Imran Khan were held Saturday at 3 PM.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654237&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021


Funds allocated for schools’ furniture, tools, construction and repair

Peshawar: Finance Department KP has allocated funds worth 2.85 billion on the directions of the provincial government to get furniture, science tools and to work on construction and repair of rooms and boundary walls.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654235&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021


Computer labs established in 55 higher secondary schools in Mardan

Peshawar: We are giving attention on providing education compatible with modern age to the underprivileged children of govt schools - Atif Khan

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654255&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021


Free WiFi to be provided in educational institutions

Peshawar: Free WiFi will be provided to Peshawar University and 25 colleges under the KP Open WiFi Project.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654252&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20171021




Working to resolve educational problems

Quetta: Insaf Students Federation is working for resolving problems in educational sector says Senior Deputy President.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/10-21-2017/Quetta/page5.asp


No compromise on health and education - Additional Deputy Commissioner

Dera Murad Jamali: ADC Nasirabad Badal Khan Dashti said no compromise should be made on education and health as we need our new generation to be healthy and useful.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104660129&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171023


Teachers’ ‘revenge’ transfers to be cancelled - AJTI

Quetta: All Government Teachers Association Balochistan leaders said that unlawful transfer of hard-working teachers are done to spoil the education environment and they are not acceptable at all. The transfers should be cancelled immediately.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104656691&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171022


First Civil Judge and Judicial Magistrate visits schools

Moro: On the order of Sindh High Court, First Civil Judge and Judicial Magistrate visits schools in Moro.  

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/detail.asp?id=392637


Teachers should be saved from conflict - Abdul Aziz

Quetta: Some people have been imposing themselves on the teachers and hope to see them in ruin since one year, said leader of the Government Teachers Association.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104653463&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171021


DDEO visits Middle School Mehtarzai

Quetta: Deputy District Education Officer Chalten Town Gul Muhammad Kakar held a meeting with staff on how to mitigate the poor quality of education.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104653335&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20171021




Upgradation of schools in ICT continues

Islamabad: Upgradation work of schools in capital is in progress.Upgradation & renovation of 22 schools has been done & in next phase 200 schools will be upgraded with a cost of 3.28b.

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White boards & water coolers installed in ICT schools

Islamabad: Capital Administration & Development Division has so far installed 2147 whiteboards & 303 water coolers in Government run schools in Capital territory.

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Unequal distribution of buses under Education Programme

Islamabad: Distribution of buses under Prime Minister’s Education Reform Programme was unequal. Model colleges have been ignored in this matter. The number of students on the buses is twice their capacity.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661401&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171023


Industry should support aspiring entrepreneurs

Islamabad: Aspiring entrepreneurs should focus on innovative products to maximize business growth and achieve sustainable progress in business field, stated by Chamber of commerce Industry president.

Complete story:https://dailytimes.com.pk/epaper/22-10-2017


Laptop application date extended

Islamabad: Students enrolled in PHD,MS,MPHIL, masters and undergraduate at public sector universities can apply for the prime minister’s scheme till November 15, 2017.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-23-2017/page5.asp


Supplies donated for street schools

Through the unwavering support of friends and family additional resources could be provided to the street children.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-23-2017/page14.asp


Upgradation of schools in full swing

Islamabad: The upgradation of school infrastructure is in full swing in the federal capital to make them model educational institutes in the country. In the first phase 22 schools have been upgraded.

Complete story:  http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/10-23-2017/page14.asp


2147 white boards installed in ICT educational institutes

Islamabad: Capital Administration and development Division has so far installed 2147 white boards and 303 water coolers in government educational Institutes.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/10-23-2017/page14.asp




PHED to instal 14 water filtration plants at schools

Jhang: Learning lessons from the failure, the District Development Committee (DDC) has this time entrusted the Public Health Engineering Department (PHED) with installing 14 water filtration plants at public schools in Athara Hazari.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=21_10_2017_178_003


Registration for 5th and 6th grades

Faisalabad: Punjab Examination Commission will start registrations for 2018 exams on 30th October.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661490&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20171023


Broken school gate injures a student

Multan: Government Campri Hansu Higher Secondary School gate broke and injured a student.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Archeology festival concludes with promise to promote cultural heritage

The three- day International archeology festival entitled “Heritage Now” concluded Sunday at Alhamra Arts council. The audience was an amalgamation of people belonging to diverse backgrounds.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/lahore/10-23-2017/page14.asp


Health, education, energy and transport sectors have performed poorly

Lahore: Provincial departments have neglected development programmes in different sectors and has given less importance to allocated funds.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104662469&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20171023


Aitchison college teachers 100th birthday celebrated

Lahore: A simple but impressive ceremony was organized at Aitchison College on Sunday to celebrate the 100th birthday of the legendary educationist and teacher Maj.Geoffrey.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-23-2017/page5.asp


Inauguration of a school and road

Kahana: Muslim league (N) member Rana Mubashir Iqbal’s efforts have paid off as through his dedication a road and school have been built in the most underdeveloped area.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-10-23/page-9/detail-22


Khanewal public school and college holds competition

Khanewal:The junior wing of khanewal public school and college held a competition that incorporated speeches in English and Urdu. He stressed on the integral role students play in development and shaping of future.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-23/page-5/detail-31


Children are the future; Focusing on their education is our top priority

Muzaffargarh:Deputy Commissioner Muzaffargarh, Saif Anwar said that children are the most valuable asset and all efforts must be directed towards improving and upgrading their educational facilities.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-22/page-5/detail-2


Coordination between teacher/student to be established

Chowk Sarwar Shaheed: Teamwork is the need of today thus it is essential for teachers and students to establish a relationship and value the discipline that binds them together.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-21/page-8


150 students exposed to just one teacher

Liaquat Pur:Kout Mahi Primary School consists of 150 students who are only facilitated to just one teacher. The students are seen playing in grounds and up living their sports craze rather than acquiring the academic purpose.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104660677&Issue=NP_RYK&Date=20171023


Government starts supervision

Sargodha: Most areas of Punjab including Sargodha consists of schools that have teachers possessing fake degrees. Thus the government has asked authorities to look into this case and scrutinize all aspects.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104656144&Issue=NP_SGD&Date=20171021


Lack of government schools

Natak: The schools of Natak have various issues; Government Girls and Boys Higher Secondary consists of teachers lesser in number, lack of science and other subject teachers and the path leading to the school exhibits a cave like picture.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104656156&Issue=NP_SGD&Date=20171021


40 schools provided with library books

Liaqatpur: District manager Educational department Farhan Amir, provided with books to the Government Girls Primary School Tahir Fakeer.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104655783&Issue=NP_RYK&Date=20171021


Additional DPI to visit schools

Multan: Additional DPI to visit schools on 23rd October 2017. Provincial Minister for Education Rana Mashood will visit schools tomorrow.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104658639&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171022




Schedule for admission forms for matric

Multan: Education Board Multan has issued schedule for admission forms for matric examination for 2018.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Protest by teachers and students on ending Zia-ul-Uloom High School

Rawalpindi: Students and teachers protest on construction of a commercial building on the area of Zia ul Uloom High School Raja Bazaar.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104657951&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171022



DPS world attracts 10,000 visitors

Lahore: The three-day digital printing, machinery and signage technology exhibition cum conference 2017 concluded successfully at the Expo center on Sunday.

Complete story:https://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/


Girl guides in girls government schools

Rawalpindi: Schools in Punjab province to begin girl guides programmes.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104657934&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171022


Chakwal’s ‘poorly planned’ public sector colleges lack teachers

Documents obtained by Dawn show an abysmal state of affairs at the district’s 23 public sector colleges, where 11,300 students are enrolled. Of the 549 sanctioned seats for faculty at the colleges, 354 are vacant, with some colleges lacking 70.8pc to 87pc and 90pc of staff.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=22_10_2017_154_001


Ideas to improve education

Lahore: An education summit to discuss curriculum enhancement proposal was held at the Ali Institute of Education on Saturday.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=22_10_2017_177_001


Obligation for teachers to show them as government officers in passport

Faisalabad: Faisalabad Education Department has asked teachers to submit Ex Pakistan Leave at least 15 days prior and in their passports they will show themselves as government officials.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654897&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20171021


School heads to maintain literary activities

Faisalabad: Education Department has asked teachers to make schedule for literary activities in schools.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104654712&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20171021


Educational institutes to be upgraded and teachers to be appointed - Rana Altaf

Multan: Punjab Teachers Union Deputy President Rana Altaf Hussain said that Punjab government should work on upgrading educational institutes and teachers should be appointed.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104655406&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171021


APCA and teachers should work together for their rights

Lahore: Central President All Pakistan Clerks Association said in an event that Pakistan Teachers Alliance and Pakistan Teachers Association along with APCA should work together for their rights.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104659487&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20171022


Nawaz Sharif should have established schools and hospitals - Abdul Aleem Khan

Lahore: Abdul Aleem Khan said that Nawaz Sharif should have focused on schools and hospitals as they are in bad condition.  

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104659492&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20171022




Lack of basic facilities reduces enrolment

Karachi: In Sindh, 100,000 students leave school in the first month every year due to absence of basic facilities such as water and sanitation admitted the provincial education department’s secretary, Dr. Iqbal Hussain Durrani, before the judicial commission.    

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201710220004&EN_ID=11201710220001&EMID=11201710220001


NCA teacher wins art prize as Karachi Biennale kicks off

Karachi: Apart from a formal ceremony and display of various forms of arts, performative and digital, the opening ceremony of first Karachi biennale kicked off. Announcing Ali kazim as the winner.

Complete story:https://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/


Report sought on quality of water at schools

The judicial commission investigating into Sindh’s water issues has ordered a report on the quality of essential commodity being supplied to the schools applied across.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-22-2017/page13.asp


Shortage of teachers

Government Boys Primary School in Chin Jani is in a deplorable condition. There are more than 240 students enrolled but only 30 benches and three chairs are available.

Complete story:https://e.thenews.com.pk/10-21-2017/page7.asp


Action against private schools

Sukkur: On the directives of Regional director private schools a grand operation has been started against private schools.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104653515&Issue=NP_SUK&Date=20171021


Karachi Biennale opens today

Karachi: The opening ceremony of Biennale 2017 took place on Saturday at the historic 160-year old Narayan Vaidya High school. The Biennale will open to public from October 22 to November 5.

Complete story:https://dailytimes.com.pk/128931/karachi-biennale-2017-opens-public-today/


Pakistan’s biggest art exhibition begins at NJV High School

Karachi: Artists with a vision have always tried to reimagine the world to inspire fresh beginnings and instill a sense of hope, urged Nilofer Farrukh at the inaugural ceremony of Pakistan’s first and largest international contemporary event.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201710220007&EN_ID=11201710220004&EMID=11201710220002


HSSC part II humanities group result announced

Hyderabad: Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education has announced results for HSSC part II humanities group.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104653387&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20171021



Teachers of Pak-Turk Schools should be allowed to stay

Karachi: Teachers of Pak-Turk schools said they have been unemployed since 1 year and they have requested government that they should be allowed to stay.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104657239&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20171022


9th class results to be announced today

Mirpur Khas: Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education will announce results of 9th class today.  

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/detail.asp?id=392058




Science and Sir Syed



Opening up the mind



Sindh education



Increasing fees of educational institutions



Economic empowerment of women



Musings on schooling and education:



Co-education? Can it solve some problems?



Education Supplement






Literature and national identity



Letters to the editor


Expensive education



Respect teachers if you want to succeed



Technical Education







Additional DPI to visit schools

Multan: It has been told that Additional DPI Mahar Mushtaq Siyal will pay visit to the schools of Multan on 24th October.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104658639&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171022


Scholarship announced for teachers’ children

Multan: Education Board Multan has announced for scholarship stipend for the children of teachers on the basis of matriculation results.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104658639&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171022


Punjab Government failed to stop increasing of fees in private schools

Multan: It has been exposed that Punjab Government has failed to stop private schools to stop illegal collection of fees.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-21/page-8/detail-22


League Government is active for Education Development

Multan: The Chairman Union Council 20 Shaikh Imran Arshad said educational institutes are responsible for development of country and nation and Muslim League (N) is also struggling for development of education.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104655406&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171021



PTU urges to upgrade educational institutes

Multan: The Senior Vice President Punjab Teachers Union Rana Altaf Hussain has urged that Punjab Government should ensure upgradation of educational institutes and deputation of teaching staff, otherwise PTU will start protests.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104655406&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171021



54 schools lenient to achieve target

Multan: The District Education Officer Secondary has given leniency to 54 girls and boys schools to achieve their targets by 31th October.

Complete Story:  https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104655448&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171021


School gate breaks, leaving a student injured

Multan: A student got serious injuries due to collapsing of main gate of Government Comprehensive Higher Secondary School Gulgasht Colony.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Decision to establish vocational institutes

Multan: In the light of decision of Punjab Government Vocational Institutes are being established in thirty educational institutes.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Admission form schedule

Multan: Education Board Multan has released the schedule of submitting admission forms for ninth and matric through online system. Forms can be submitted from 13th November to 15thDecember.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Secretary Education to visit Multan

Multan: The Secretary Education Schools Punjab Dr. Allah Bakhsh Malik reaches today to Multan to preside over meeting with officers of technical Lab.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104661997&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171023


Lack of facilities in higher secondary school

Khan Bela: The Government Higher Secondary School Khan Bela is facing acute shortage of teachers and other necessary facilities.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-10-23/page-9


18,000 schools of Sindh deprived of water facility

Karachi: The Secretary Education has said while presenting report in Water Commission that 18 thousand government schools of Sindh are deprived of facility of Water, adding that about one lac children leave schools in the first month due to shortage of basic facilities.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563808&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171022


Five schools left dysfunctional in Pat Sharif

Dadu: A protest was carried by the residents of Village Andal Chandio, declaring that five government schools of Pat Sharif are left unattended since long time; while students are kept aloof of getting primary education.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563638&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171022


Students compelled to sit under trees

Jacobabad: The students of Government Primary School Grid Station Thal are compelled to sit under tree and carry on study process due to incompletion of construction work of the building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563646&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171022


Students stood for provision of school building  

Bahadurpur: Hundreds of students of Government Middle School Noor Wah held a protest against unavailability of middle school building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563678&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171022


Education Emergency claims in vain

Larkana: All claims of Education Department of Sindh have been in vain, as most of government schools of Taluka Dokri are left closed and without facilities. School buildings are turned into storage houses.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-22/news/page2/1%20(1).htm


Girls school dysfunctional for past ten years

Sun: The Government Girls Primary School Village Mir Muhammad Lakho was left dysfunctional for past ten years due to carelessness of education department. Even the school is under shortage of basic facilities.

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One teacher to teach 200 children

Hyderabad: The Government Primary School Unar Pur is running with only one teacher to teach 200 students.

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Protest before TEO office

Jhudo: A protest was carried in front of Taluka Education Office by the residents of Village Gul Muhammad Junejo against transfer of school teacher.

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7 schools of Taluka Kingri left dysfunctional

Khairpur Mirs: 7 different government schools of Taluka are left closed due to carelessness of Education Department; buildings are turned into sitting places putting student future at stake.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Oct/22-10-2017/Page5/P5-1.jpg


Village without facility of girls school

Sohbatpur: Village Ghulam Akber Khoso, near Sohbatpur, have been deprive of girls school building for past twelve years.

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Students stood against closure of school

Jhirk: A protest strike was taken out by the students of Primary School Haji Talib Dal against closure of the school, declaring that no teacher was appointed after the retirement of former teacher of the school.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563265&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171021


Civil Judge raids on different schools of Moro

Moro: The First Civil Judge had a surprise visit of different Schools of Moro on the directives of Sindh High Court, checking the school records and attendance registers. He also found girls primary school under the control of local influential and directed to vacant the building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563387&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171021



Protest on not repairing of school building

Sukkur: The students of Primary School Nihal Khoso continued protest on 2nd day against the shortage of teachers, furniture and not repairing of the building. Parents also followed the protest, pointing that building was not repaired since long time; even there is only one teacher to teach 127 students.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563459&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171021


Two schools exposed to be utilized for personal use

Rato Dero: Civil Judge Rato Dero paid an unscheduled visit of schools of Village Bahadur Sunani and found two schools dysfunctional and one of them was utilized as sitting place (Otaq).

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130563440&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171021




Primary school building dilapidating

Larkana: The building of Government Primary School Mustafa Abad, near historical place Mohenjo Daro, is left in a crumbling condition despite Sindh Government’s emergency claims. Its students are compelled to sit on ground and study.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-21/news/page3/1%20(41).htm


Eight primary schools dysfunctional since long time

Chak: It has been reported that eight government primary schools of Union Council Fateh Tando are dysfunctional since long time and no step was taken to restore them.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-10-21/news/page3/1%20(29).htm


Debating among primary students

Nao Kot: A debate competition was held among the students of Government Primary School Mitho Bheel with the leading role of headmaster of the school.

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Humanities group result announced

Hyderabad: The Board of Intermediate Secondary Education Hyderabad announced the annual result of humanities group.

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School building turned into Otaq

Dokri: A journalist team scheduled a visit of schools of Karani, near Taluka Dokri, on the complaints of Villagers and found the Primary School Khacharpur closed; its staff was disappearing and the building was used as a sitting place (Otaq).

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Demand for investigation against corruption in educational Institutes

Sukkur: Sindh Dost Panel has called education emergency as bureaucratic emergency and demanded for investigation against corruption in the Education Department and universities.

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No teacher in primary school

Islamkot: Education of more than 40 students is being affected due to unavailability of teacher in Government Primary School Sulaiman Sangrasi since last year. Protest was also carried, but no response seemed.

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Girls Primary School dysfunctional since years

Khan Wahan: The Primary School of Village Abbas Koondhar, district Naushehro Feroz, is left dysfunctional since long years, depriving girl students of education. Protests were also carried by the residents, but no response seemed on the past of Education Department.

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Steps are being taken for betterment of education

Pishin: ANP member in Provincial Assembly Zamrak Khan Achakzai has said that standard education in province is on top priorities, adding that steps are also being taken for betterment on education in our constituency.

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Jinnah Town students prey of insecurity

Quetta: The students of schools of Jinnah Town, a VIP Area, are prey of insecurity and basic facilities. The schools are running without CCTV cameras and trained security guards.

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GTA shows concern over not issuing scholarship stipend of students

Walbanden: Scholarship stipend of children of teachers and other employees of Education Department have not been issued since 2014, which is the due right of teachers. The views were shared jointly by the Organizer Government Teachers’ Association Muhammad Anwar Baloch.

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Lasbela educational institutes are being focused

Hub: Former member National Assembly Sardar Muhammad Saleh Bhotani has said during his speech at inauguration of Primary School Rahu Bazanju Village that millions of rupees were spent on educational institutes; further educational institutes will also be up graded.

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Demand for notice of closure of school

Walbanden: Musadaq Yaar Muhammad Zai, a resident of Pak Afghan Border area Guwalshop, has demanded for notice against closure of primary school of the area due to unavailability of teachers in it.

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DDEO pays visit to middle school

Quetta: The Deputy District Education Officer Chaltan Town Gul Muhammad Kakar paid a visit to Middle School Muhitarzai Kuchlak, along with inspection team and held a meeting with schools staff.


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There should not be compromise on health and education

Dera Murad Jamali: The Additional Deputy Commissioner Nasirabad Badal Khan Dashti said no compromise will be on health and education.

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Two sisters have over taken education system of Dera Bugti

Quetta: The District President Government Teachers Association Shah Murad Bugti said claims of education emergency have left as statements only, pointing that two sisters Ms. Aisha Bugti and Amina Bugti are juniors, but they have been offered high posts and they have over taken the whole education system.

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

11,400 posts lying vacant in KPK Education Department

Peshawar: Despite Education claims of Government, more than 11,400 posts are still lying vacant in Education Department and no steps are taken to fill the seats, causing student education affected.

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Education Department submits details about annual expenses on regularization of IT teachers

Peshawar: The Department of Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has submitted all concerned details to Government on the recommendations of Establishment Department showing that 66 Crore and 5 Lac rupees annual expenses will be spent on the salary of IT staff after their regularization.

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Education Department to start SMIS for teachers

Peshawar: The Department of Education KPK takes a new step of equipping teachers with Modern teaching facilities of School Management Information System. In that regard a six months training course will be started for teachers.

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MOU on free WIFI facility in educational institutes

Peshawar: A Memorandum of Understanding was observed between Department of Information Technology and Pakistan Telecommunication Ltd (PTCL) for provision of facility of free wifi to 25 government schools of the province. This will facilitate about 55,000 students.

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Computer labs started in 55 schools

Peshawar: Provincial Minister for Education Muhammad Atif Khan has said that government is paying special attention on provision of standard and modern education to poor students in government schools. He also added that fifty five Government High and Higher Secondary Schools of Mardan have been outfitted with computer labs.

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Regularization of 40,000 teachers

Peshawar: On the directive of Provincial Government, Education Department KPK has sent the recommendation of regularization of 40000 teachers to government.

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Orders to upgrade 397 teachers

Jamrood: Notification of upgrading 397 teachers of different cadres has been issued by Directorate of Education on the directives of Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

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Corruption exposed in Education Department Mir Ali

Mir Ali: Corruption has been exposed in Education Department Northern Waziristan.  4-5 lac rupees were illegally demanded for postings.

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75 percent primary school construction work completed

Peshawar: Chief Minister Parvaiz Khattak presided over a high level meeting of officials to inquire about development schemes, highlighting that 75 percent under construction schools have been completed, whereas 450 will be completed by December. He directed to expedite the work.

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