8th August 2017


Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


Education system needs to be improved - Professor Izhar-ul-Haq

Need to end rote learning system in private schools as it's a threat to students’ future

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104427411&Issue=NP_PEW&Date=20170808


Students take to streets against BISE Malakand admin

Hundreds of college students took to streets here on Monday against the administration of Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education Malakand.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=08_08_2017_182_010


Schools in areas hosting Afghan refugees upgraded

Commissionerate Afghan Refugees and UNHCR have jointly upgraded the government-run primary and middle schools at Irrigation Colony in Peshawar under the Refugee Affected and Hosting Areas (RAHA) programme, says a statement issued here on Monday.

Complete story: http://epaper.dawn.com/DetailImage.php?StoryImage=08_08_2017_181_004




Just demands should be met immediately - Zahoor Magsi

if the demands are not considered including the demands of removing junior staff from senior posts, protests will be carried out said Ahmed Ali during a press conference of the Senior Educational Staff Association in Quetta.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104426935&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170808


No compromise on quality of education - Nawab Ayaz Jogezai

Providing health and education is the provincial government’s first priority, said Jogezai at a seminar regarding school diplomat plan.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104426926&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170808


Juniors to be appointed at Department of Education

Central Head Senior Education Association Balochistan said that problem of appointing juniors at department needs to be catered.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/Quetta/page3.asp


No nation can prosper without education - Raza Barraich

Quetta education adviser addresses independence day gathering at Balochistan university.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104427788&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=2017080





Two-week training workshop for Montessori Teachers open

The Roots National Institute of Teacher Training and Education - RNITTE -- has organised a two-week 'Montessori Materials and Methodology Workshop' for young and aspiring Montessori teachers and all keen mothers who are eager to improve their understanding and knowledge, said a press release issued on Monday.

Complete story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-08-08/lahore/13353/100851



Teachers demand revision of promotion formula

The Government teachers working in the federal capital have expressed a dismay over a summary moved by the Establishment Division.

Complete story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201708080155&EN_ID=11201708080073&EMID=11201708080024


Schools reopen after summer vacations

Schools reopen in Islamabad but due to Prime Minister Education Reforms in 200 schools students face difficulty.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104429038&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170808




Low attendance in capital’s schools after summer vacation

Educational institutions have reopened across the capital but attendance was lower than usual on Monday.

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/08?page=9




Punjab Group of Colleges launches app “el by pgc” for HSSC students

The Punjab Group of Colleges always keeps itself abreast with new learning methodologies and aims to provide its students an access to these new techniques.

Complete story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-08-08/lahore/13341/100909


Government should solve teachers problems

For the success of any nation, it is important that the teachers should be given their due rights and their issues should be resolved.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104428059&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20170808


Career Counselling at school level to be introduced

Career counselling should be introduced at school level so that students do not face difficulty while choosing their degrees.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/detail.asp?id=358158


Start of cleanliness week in school

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/lahore/pic.asp?picname=02_03.gif


Action being taken against 9th grade student caught using unfair means

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104429703&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170808


Career counseling should be started from school level for students’ bright future - Mir Khalil-ur-Rehman

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/lahore/pic.asp?picname=65.gif


Teachers hired solely on merit - DCO Chakwal

Hiring letters have been distributed among 1655 newly hired teachers in district Chakwal on CM Punjab’s direction

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/Pindi/pic.asp?picname=19_06.gif




Private Schools Association praises induction of technology for Matriculation result

Chairman All Sindh Private Schools Association stated that usage of technology during Matriculation result is commendable.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104427326&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20170808


Matric Result can be known through SMS facility

Students of matriculation can now check their result by send an SMS on 8583.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104427089&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20170808




Illiteracy a major reason for population growth

Education is vital to create awareness about population expansion.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/Pindi/pic.asp?picname=09_02.jpg


Letters to the editor


Biometric attendance system

Complete story: http://epaper.pakobserver.net/2017/08/08?page=5


Poor performance

Complete story: https://www.thenews.com.pk/print/222187-Poor-performance


Lack of health and education provisions

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/08-08-2017/lahore/pic.asp?picname=15_08.gif



Laptops distributed among 175 students of Open University

Islamabad: 175 Students of South Punjab Allama Iqbal Open University were given Laptops under Prime Minister’s Laptop scheme.

Complete Story: http://epaper.pknewspapers.com/daily-mashriq-lahore-akhbar-urdu.html


HEC calls meeting for Zakariya University Lahore Campus

Multan: Higher Education Commission has called a meeting on 10th August for NOC for Zakariya University Lahore Campus.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104429703&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170808


Multan Board conducts action against 9th class student

Multan: Education board Multan decided to take action against ninth class candidate with role number 518737 on using illegal means in ninth examination.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104429703&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170808


Zakariya University to announce results on 10th August

Multan: Zakariya University to announce annual result of B.A and B.Sc on 10th August.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104429703&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20170808


Punjab Education boards without Chairman and Secretary Posts

Multan: Twenty Seven of Chairman and Secretary are lying vacant in different education boards of Punjab, due to carelessness of Higher Education Commission.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/multan/2017-08-08/page-3


CM calls army to take reins of Sindh Education

KarachiChief Minister Sindh, Murad Ali Shah inaugurated the newly completed Primary and Boys wings of Bahria Model School, Younasabad in an impressive ceremony here on Monday. Speaking in the occasion, the Chief Minister hoped to look forward in collaboration with army and NAVY ensuring that Sindh Government is ready to team up with the institutes to according to public private partnership for improvement of Sindh Education.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130540032&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170808


School left closed due to unavailability of Teacher

Badin: Student Education is at stake due to closure of Government Primary School Union Council Mithi Tharri. The School remains closed due to unavailability of Teachers in it.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130539808&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20170808


Students confined to muddy hut due to crumbling condition of School

Thatta: Government Primary School Union Council Sodha has reached to dilapidated state due to carelessness of education authorities; while students have to sit in a muddy hut to study.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-08/news/page3/1%20(1).htm





School roof pieces tumbled

Ghotki: The building of Government Primary School Lesuri, near Mumal Je Mari, has reached to a crumbling condition; its different parts are falling intermittently.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-08/news/page3/1%20(19).htm


Plot owner locked school building

Larkana: The Government Middle School village Umar Bayo was locked by the plot owner on not offering him job. The school building is utilized to keep field material.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-08/news/page3/1%20(37).htm



Local clash leaves primary School closed

Larkana: The government primary School village Hayat Buzdar was closed due to clash between teachers and villagers.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-8-08/news/page3/1%20(42).htm


Primary School dysfunctional for past six months

Umarkot: The Government Primary School Abdul Hakeem Arisar is dysfunctional for past six months. Education authorities were informed, but no notice was taken.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_08082017015813.jpg

Protest for provision of school building

Madalsi: The resident of Madalsi held a protest for provision of school building for government primary school Khabar Jhok.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_08082017015813.jpg


2.50 Crore children in Pakistan and 60 lac in Sindh are deprived of Education

Hyderabad: A social organization SEHADA has reported that 2.50 Crore children in Pakistan and 60 lac from Sindh are deprived of getting basic right of education.

Complete Story: http://www.dailyibrat.com/beta/pages/jpp_08082017015909.jpg


Students stood against closure of schools in Tharparker

Mithi: Hundreds of students from Tharparker and Mithi stood against closure of government schools, demanding for reinstatement. It was exposed that 672 schools are dysfunctional.

Complete Story: http://ummat.net/2017/08/08/news.php?p=d-67.gif



Matriculation result on E-system

Karachi: The Chairman Education Board Karachi has said that Mark sheet pattern has been changed and matriculation result can be known thorough texting on 8583.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104427089&Issue=NP_KHI&Date=20170808


Protest on transferring three Teachers

Jhok: Students of Government Primary School Jhok Sharif stood against transferring of their three Teachers.

Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Aug/08-08-2017/Page3/P3-2.jpg


Three Girls Primary School dysfunctional

Khairpur Mir: Girls Primary School Khan Goth, Girls School Ghahi Khan and Girls Primary School Bhambha Dera, near Faridabad, are left dysfunctional; while school staff is getting salary at homes, without attending the schools.


Complete Story: http://www.thekawish.com/beta/epaper-details.php?details=2017/Aug/08-08-2017/Page3/P3-3.jpg


SESA Urges government to accept demands

QUETTA: The President Senior Educational Staff Association Zahoor Ahmed Magsi and General Secretary has said government should accept their leagl demands and juniors should be removed from senior posts.

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



Provincial Government has initiated steps for provisio of education

Sibbi: The Special Assiatant to Chief Minister Baluchistan Agha Sayed Nawab Shah has said that Provincial Government is taking number of steps for provision of better edcuation and Education is the only way to development.

Complete Story: http://dailyazadiquetta.com/epaper/m/40302/59889b8e3418e


No compromise on education standard

Kila Saifullah: Provincial Minister for Public Health Engineering Nawab Muhammad Ayaz Khan Jogezai has said no compromise will be tolerated on the standard of education. Education and health facilities are priority based.


Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104426926&Issue=NP_QTA&Date=20170808

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

Summer Camp in High School

Thanna: Summer Camp was initiated in Government High School Thanna, on the directives of Education Department.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=22840&date=2017-08-08


Not providing admission in Government Colleges is injustice with students

Swat: The Press Secretary GIT youth PKE Mingora has said in a newspaper statement that students are kept aloof of getting admission in government colleges; it is injustice with them.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=22840&date=2017-08-08


Provision of standard educational facilities is priority based

Peshawar: A program was organized in the honor of matric students throughout province by Al Khidmat Foundation Khyber Pakhtunkhwa.

Complete Story: http://naibaat.com.pk/Pre/peshawar/Page02.aspx