28th Sep 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


More rooms in Shangla schools demanded

Shangla: Participants of a seminar on education have urged the KP government to build additional rooms for students in the primary schools to tackle the problem of overcrowding in classrooms.

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Teachers to hold protest

Bannu: More than 150 religious teachers of Northern Waziristan have announced a hunger strike and also a serious protest for not being granted salaries ever since 2005.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104582670&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170928


Provincial government focused towards education

Peshawar: Provincial Government has focused their attention on improving educational facilities and increased developmental activities in order to ensure common people are provided basic facilities without a delay.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_PEW&Page=Metropolitan_Page009&Date=20170928&Pageno=9&View=1


5818 children enrolled in Abbottabad

Peshawar: About 5818 students have been enrolled in schools in Haripur and Abbottabad districts under a project of the society for the protection of the rights of children.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page3.asp


Draft-KP Women Empowerment finalized

Peshawar: The Draft-KP Women Empowerment policy has been finalized. The finalization was given at a meeting presided by Additional Chief Secretary.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page4.asp


42 ghost schools in two Kohistan district

Mansehra:A non-governmental organization working in the education sector has revealed that at least 42 government primary school merely exist on paper as either they are destroyed or used as cattle pens.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page4.asp



Top General opens Army School in Swat

Swat: Chief of Army Staff General Qamar Bajwa opened Army Public School and College at Kanju Garrison.  It is a gift from Pakistani Army for the resilient people of Swat in recognition of their services and contributions.

Complete story:   http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-09-28/lahore/14393


Education key to success, says COAS

Peshawar: Inaugurating the Army Public School and College (APS) at Kanju Garrison area of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KP) District Swat, Army Chief General Qamar Javed Bajwa on Wednesday said providing education to the youth is the best way to ensure enduring peace and stability in the country.  

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Invest in teachers to change course of action

Abbottabad: The capacity of government run schools has been enhanced in the Abbottabad and Haripur districts of of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201709280063&EN_ID=11201709280026&EMID=11201709280010




Without focus on education societies cannot proceed

Noshki: Noshki and other areas of Baluchistan do not lack talent by any means. It has been a home to legends and personalities who have made a mark in the real world. Thus in order to achieve unprecedented growth it is essential to invest in education.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_QTA&Page=EHWALE_BALOCHISTAN&Date=20170928&Pageno=6&View=1




Speakers pay tribute to Yousuf bhai

Speakers at a Literary Seminar paid tribute to late Muhammad Yousuf the owner of Mr Books, for his tremendous achievements and contributions.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page14.asp




Sports to begin from 14th October

Lahore: The education board has announced to hold annual sports competition form 14th october.

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Contractual employees of the Education Board

Multan: All contractual employees of the Education Board must be regularized. Also the positions of the Secretary and controller must be filled at the earnest.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/index.aspx?Issue=NP_MUX&Page=City_Page002&Date=20170928&Pageno=2&View=1


Educational plans to be achieved

89 schemes in the government schools of the district worth 51 crore rupees had been initiated now must be completed. The work revolved around restoration of the building, repair and maintenance as well as construction of IT labs.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104583299&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20170928


Reservations on the Upgradation of teachers

Punjab Educators Association for teachers have expressed their reservation over the teacher’s upgradation and have proceeded to the Chief Minister. The proposal chalk lines that not all demands of the teachers have been rightfully met.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104582043&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20170928


MC Cadre issues pension amount of 6 crore for 870 teachers

The finance department has issued a total amount of 6 crore 45 lakh rupees for 870 teachers to ensure their pensions are provided to them.

Complete story:https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104582036&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20170928



Professor Naeem Akbar, is awarded the best principle title for his contribution and efforts in promoting education.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-09-28/page-9/detail-5


PIERA in action to consult private schools

State Minister for the Capital Administration and Development Division Dr Tariq Fazal Chaudhry directed PIERA, the watchdog for private education to consult privately owned schools on the amendments and fee regulations.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page13.asp


Rootsian celebrate world tourism day

Rootsians celebrate world tourism day with full fervor and zeal, special arrangements were made to commemorate the day and mark its significance.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page14.asp


Mashal Library to open branches in tribal areas:

The First private library in Mohmand Agency will open its branches in other parts of the tribal areas to provide variety of books to students.

Complete story:http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/9-28-2017/page3.asp


Adoption of technology and provision of classes is our basic priority

Vihari: Danish School, Board of Governor held a session with Deputy Commissioner to discuss the adoption of technological systems and discuss the stages of providing classes were also brought into fore.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-2


Patrolling police delivers lecture of road safety

Multan: Patrolling police delivered lectures on traffic rules in different educational institutes.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-4


To acquire education is every citizen’s fundamental right

Karampur:Chairman Union council Irfan Iqbal, expressed that it is every citizen’s fundamental right to acquire education. For this purpose, the government is taking all necessary steps and ensuring that all education parameters are fully met.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-8


Head Master’s major role in improvement

Jalalpur: Javed Iqbal, school headmaster has played a laudable role in improving cleanliness standard, ensured provision of facilities and taken steps to sustain and improve the state of education.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-8


Students must focus on improving abilities

Asfand Yar, Nazim hosted an event as a reception for the 11th graders and expressed that the students are an asset of the country thus all students must be encouraged to work and polish their educational abilities.

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-8


Will continue to help poor students

Jabar: Founder MAA GEE trust Iqbal Bhatti & others distributed school uniforms to needy & poor students at Government Higher Secondary School & Girls Pandori School.

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17 educational institutes issued notice on high absenteeism

Gujranwala: Education Department took notice of 17 education institutes on short attendance of teachers. Most of the teachers had attendance less than 92%.   

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104582203&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20170928


Government working for making education common

Rahimyar Khan: District Education Officer Chaudhry Aslam, stated that government is working for making education common for all.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104583894&Issue=NP_RYK&Date=20170928




Improvement of Educational institutes denied by UNICEF

Khi: Schools in Sindh are without toilets & water. In a report UNICEF denied all claims of improvement by Sindh Government.

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SHC extends stay on tuition fee hike

The Sindh High Court (SHC) extended on Wednesday its earlier stay order against private schools from charging more than government approved 5% hike in tuition fee till October 10.

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First Civil Judge inspects schools

Kandiaro: First Civil Judge Kandiaro inspected conditions of schools and inquired about different problems related to low cost material being used in school buildings etc.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104583144&Issue=NP_SUK&Date=20170928




Education goals and outcomes



Government Primary school allotted the status of a middle School:

Complete story:http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/lahore/2017-09-28/page-15


Questions and answers on educational careers



Spare the young ones



Failing our children





Biometric system could not be installed after a year

Multan: The Government of Punjab had issued directives to install biometric verifications machines to inspect the attendance of teachers in schools, but the system could not be installed after a year.

Complete Story: http://dailypakistan.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-09-28/page-3


Demand to regularize contract employees of Educational Boards

Multan: The President Employees Federation Education Boards Punjab, Malik Nisar Ahmed has demanded for regularization of contract employees of all educational boards.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104583515&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170928


Demand to solve cases of surrender teachers

Multan: The Central Senior Vice President Punjab Teachers Union Rana Altaf Hussain has said that cases of surrendered teachers should be solved on priority basis.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104583515&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170928


Upgradation of middle schools

Gagu Mandi: Program of upgradation of government boys and girls middle schools was organized at Village 421 EB.

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Protest against unavailability of school building

Phall: The citizens of Phall City carried a protest against unavailability of school building. School students are sitting under trees and study.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130556196&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170928


Assistant Commissioner raids on school

Jacobabad: The Assistant Commissioner Thal paid a surprise visit of different government schools of Thal city and found most of the schools without students; whereas teachers were present.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130556212&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170928


Primary school running on single class room

Gulab Laghari: The building of Government Primary School Ameer Bakhsh Laghari is cracking from different places; while education process is carried in a single room due to insufficiency.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130555977&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170928


High school under shortage of basic facilities

Gulab Laghari: The government boys high school was left to face basic problems of shortage of safe drinking water. Even there is acute shortage of furniture.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130556034&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170928


Corruption of millions of rupees in Education Department

Jacobabad: It has been reported that millions of rupees corruption was exposed in the education department of district Jacobabad.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130556178&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170928


33 teachers and 33 peons in single school

Jacobabad: Miracle of Education Department of Gharhi Khero, 33 female teachers and 33 peons have been deputed in Girls Higher Secondary School Gharhi Khero. Even no improvement seems after biometric verification system in the Taluka.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Sep/28-09-2017/Page3/P3-14.jpg


School building turned in to storage house

Larkana: The Students of Government Boys Middle School Lala Bakhsh Buriro, near Gerelo, are facing acute shortage of teachers, furniture, fans, safe drinking water and text books. On the other hand, school building was occupied and turned into storage house by the plot owner.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Sep/28-09-2017/Page14/P14-42.jpg


Development is impossible without education

Sohbatpur: The District Education Officer Sohbatpur Zia ul Rahman Mengal paid a surprise visit of educational institutes. He said while talking to the headmasters that development is impossible without receiving of education.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/46688/59cbed2516101


Crackdown against absent teachers in Nasirabad

Dera Murad Jamali: A crackdown was initiated against the absent teachers in government schools of Nasirabad; dozens of teachers pay was cut, while issuing them show cause notices.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/46697/59cbeda1979f9


Education system in Lasbela is in problems

Hub: The Central Senior Vice Chairman Imran Baloch and others have said that education system of Lasbela is prey of different problems.  

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/%D8%A7%D8%AE%D8%A8%D8%A7%D8%B1/


Teachers salary cut

Hub: Salaries of government teachers were cut. Higher authorities were appealed to investigate the matter.

Complete Story: https://www.dailybaakhabar.com/category/page2/


No leniency with cheaters: Secretary Education

Quetta: The Secretary Education Abdul Fateh Bhangar has declared that modern system will be started to stop cheating during examinations and cheaters will not be given leniency.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104581403&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170928


Developed society is impossible without focusing on education

Noshki: The Nazim e Alla Jamiat e Tulbai Islam, Sahebuldin Kakakhel and others have opined that developed society cannot be achieved without focusing on education. They praised the talent of students of Balochistan.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104581485&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170928

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Transfer of Secretary Education

Peshawar: On the directives of Provincial Government, the Establishment Department has issued the transfer orders of the Secretary Education and Special Secretary Education.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104584041&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170928


Decision to start Tele Education in girls schools

Peshawar: The Minister for Education KPK Muhammad Atif Khan has said to declare that Tele Education project will be started in 150 girls’ community schools of 14 districts under Elementary and Secondary Education Foundation.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104581925&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170928



Government will not act against teachers’ rights: Asad Qaisar

Peshawar: The Speaker Provincial Assembly Asad Qaisar said misunderstandings were created about Education Service Act, 2017, ensuring to accept demands of the teachers according to legal way and Government will not take any step against their rights.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-09-28&page=2


Private teachers stood against decisions of Board of Governors  

Peshawar: Teachers and other staff of Peshawar Public School and College Boys Section held a protest against the decision of Board of Governors before Press Club.

Complete Story: http://www.dailysubh.pk/peshawar?date=2017-09-28&page=2