8th Nov 2017



Khyber Pakhtunkhwa


PHC shows anger on out of school children count

Peshawar: Peshawar high Court has showed anger on number of out of school children. Justice Waqar Ahmed also ordered to file case against officers who provided false school reports.

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‘Education can help defeat militancy, terrorism in the country’

Peshawar: With the scourge of militancy and terrorism plaguing the country, education was the only defeat.

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Government directed to finalize survey on out of school children

Peshawar: A Peshawar High Court bench on Tuesday directed KP government to finalise the survey recently conducted by it about out-of-school children in the province and submit the final report before November 30.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=08_11_2017_182_007


Government lauded for ‘improvement’ in education, health sectors

Peshawar: The KP government made the province a role model for the entire country by strengthening institutions, said MNA Shehryar Khan Afridi.

Complete story: https://epaper.dawn.com/DetailNews.php?StoryText=08_11_2017_182_006




Teachers significant for character building of students: Speakers

Quetta:  The role of teachers is significant in character building of students to achieve lasting peace, promotion of human rights and resolution of religious, political conflicts; was said by speakers at a workshop titled ‘Insaniyat, Ikhlaqiyat and Shhariyyat in Pakistan’. Representatives of civil society, educationalists and scholars attended the event and said the role of teachers and students was significant in promoting peace, fraternity and resolving disputes in the society.

Complete story: https://dailytimes.com.pk/135740/teachers-significant-character-building-students-speakers/


No compromise in the education sector

Harnai: Deputy Commissioner Abdus Salam Achakzai that nations who do not focus on education, lag behind. Government is focusing on provision of free and quality education and there should be no compromise on it.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/11-08-2017/Quetta/page8.asp


Action should be taken against closed schools

Killa Saifullah: Social Activist Sardar Khair Muhammad said action should be taken against closed in Killa Saifullah.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/11-08-2017/Quetta/page8.asp


No favour to teacher absenteeism

Bhag: In a meeting by Government Teachers Association (GTA), it was discussed that GTA will not favour teachers absenteeism.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/11-08-2017/Quetta/page8.asp


Schools should be opened in our areas - Baloch Commanders

Loralai: In an event, it was demanded by baloch commanders that schools should be opened in their areas.

Complete story: http://e.jang.com.pk/11-08-2017/Quetta/page12.asp




Notification of time scale promotion of 246 teachers been issued

Islamabad: Secretary Capital Admin & Development Division (CADD) has issued notification of promotion for 246 time scale teachers.Federal Teachers Union has appreciated the decision.

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Debates rage over quality vs quantity

Islamabad: Government believes large population, few funds still hamper efforts as other point to lack of qualified teachers.

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NO inter-board transfers of employees

Multan: Provincial Minister for Higher Education Raza Ali Gillani has assured the delegation of different employees associations about no inter board transfers of employees.

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Ceremony on Iqbal day at govt college

Lahore: A ceremony held at Government College Township on occasion of Iqbal day.

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Sub standard construction material to be used

Adda Lar: Sub standard material is used by contractor in construction of Girls high school. Civil society has asked MPA & authorities to take notice of it.

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CEO transferred

Ferozwala: Salman Ghani has been appointed as CEO Gujranwala in place of Ali Ahmed.

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BISE Lahore to announce bi-annual exam result

Lahore: Board of Secondary Education Lahore will announce result of bi-annual exam by 11th November.

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Science teacher to be appointed soon

Bawaal: District Education Officer Zahoor Ul Haq has assured journalists to appoint science teacher at High School Qazian. Situation was vacant for a long time.

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Schedule issued for admission forms of grade 9th and 10th

Faisalabad: Faisalabad Education Board has issued schedule for admission forms for grade 9th and 10th for annual examination of year 2018.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104711758&Issue=NP_FSB&Date=20171108


Schools schedule changed due to smog

Rawalpindi: Secretary Education, Dr. Allah Bakhsh Malik has said that a notification has been issued for change in schools schedule. Decision was taken due to heavy fog in province.

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Beaconhouse National College Fair 2017 include

Lahore: The two-day Beaconhouse National College Fair 2017 concluded on Tuesday with the aim to provide students with opportunities for studying at the world’s top educational institutions.

Complete story: https://dailytimes.com.pk/135965/beaconhouse-national-college-fair-2017-concludes/


Provision of quality education is government’s first priority

Sialkot: MNA Armaghan Subhani said government is working for provision of quality education. Armaghan Subhani and Chairman Union Council Machrala Rana Arif Harnai have upgraded Government Elementary School Zahoora to high school.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104713169&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20171108


Zero tolerance against violence in schools - Raees Ahmed

Multan: Chief Executive Officer, District Education Authority Multan said there will be zero tolerance against violence against students in schools.

Complete story:  https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104712685&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171108


Teacher issued pay slip of grade 4

Hafizabad: Teacher of Primary School Kot Mian was issued pay slip of grade 4. District Accounts Office had to face criticism on this mistake.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104713174&Issue=NP_GRW&Date=20171108


Working for quality education - DC Jhelum

Jhelum: DC Jhelum Iqbal Hussain Khan said that according to vision of CM Punjab, attention is given to education as well as extra-curricular activities in the schools of district Jhelum.

Complete story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104711463&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20171108




Date to enroll for HSSC-1 exam extended

Sukur: Education department Sukur has announced extension of last date for HSSC-1 exam.Students can get enroll with late fee till 27th November.

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3 Days Science Festival by Edu Deptt Korangi

Karachi: On directions of Director Schools Sindh a 3 days Science Expo organised at Govt Boys School Kala Pul.

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Education system in Sindh better than other provinces, claims minister

Karachi:Sindh Minister of Education and Literary Jam Mahtab Dahar has claimed that education system in Sindh is better than those of other provinces of the country.

Complete story: https://dailytimes.com.pk/135947/education-system-sindh-better-provinces-claims-minister/


No fee concession for schools under Sindh Workers Welfare Board

Karachi: Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Karachi has stated that there would be no fee concession for schools under Sindh Workers Welfare Board as they are not the responsibility of government.

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Government primary schools to get science labs

Mithi: First ever science laboratory would be established in Government Primary School North Colony Mithi. School Management Committee (SMC) Head Vijay Kumar Sharma said that reforms should be brought in primary education level.

Complete story: https://dailytimes.com.pk/135733/govt-primary-schools-get-science-labs/


Educational announcements



Letters to the editor


Co-education and JUI





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No more torture on children inside schools

Multan: The Chief Executive Officer District Education Authority Raees Ahmed Khan has said that all should know that no more physical torture on students will be tolerated in schools. There is a zero tolerance on that matter.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104712685&Issue=NP_MUX&Date=20171108


Unavailability of teachers, primary school dysfunctional

Samaro: Government boys’ primary school of village Khameso Solangi is dysfunctional for past two years due to unavailability of teachers. More than 50 students are enrolled, but their education is being ruined.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130569207&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171108


Protest against unavailability of teachers in school

Bulri Shah Karim: Residents of Banho Khan Chandio, near Bulri   Shah Karim, held a protest against unavailability of teachers in the school and not repairing of the building.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130569105&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171108


Girls school dysfunctional since years

Walidad Pali: Government Girls Primary School Haji Ahmed Memon is left closed due to unavailability of teachers. Education of more than 200 girls’ is being ruined.

Complete Story: http://sindhexpress.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=130569080&Issue=NP_HYD&Date=20171108


Millions of rupees corruption exposed in Education Department Thal

Thal: Scandal of Millions of rupees was exposed in Education Department of Taluka Thal. NAB has called the responsible officers, taking their statements.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-08/news/page1/1%20(10).htm


High school building dilapidating

Faridabad: The only building of Government High School Faridabad has reached to crumbling condition due to not repairing since long time. Its different parts are falling intermittently.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-08/news/page3/1%20(38).htm


Primary school dysfunctional

Malkani Sharif: Government Primary School Village Bhawlo Kolhi is dysfunctional due to unavailability of teachers for past three months.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-08/news/page3/1%20(4).htm


Session Judge raids on special education school

Dadu: The District Session Judge Dadu Ashok Kumar raided on Lal Shahbaz Special Education School and Service Center for Blind and issued directives to file case against absent staff of the school.

Complete Story: http://dailyjeejal.com/e-paper/2017-11-08/news/page8/1%20(9).htm



Education Minster thanks USAID for education support

Karachi: Sindh Education Minister Jam Mahtab Dahar and Sindh and Balochistan United States Agency for International Development (USAID) Acting Deputy Mission Director Oghale Oddo on Tuesday launched the “guide and toolkit on public private partnerships”. The toolkit has been developed by the Sindh government’s School Education and Literacy Department with assistance from the USAID-funded Sindh Basic Education Program (SBEP). Jam Mahtab Dahar thanked USAID for its continued assistance to bring quality schools and education to the children of Sindh.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/E-Paper/karachi/2017-11-08/page-2/detail-2


Education system of Kot Ghulam Muhammad ruined

Kot Ghulam Muhammad: Claims of Sindh Government of Education Emergency have been in vain; most of the Government Schools of Kot Ghulam Muhammad are left closed and no teachers are available. The residents carried protests for reinstatement of school buildings.

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SEF school teachers deprived of salary

Samaro: Teachers of schools running with the cooperation of Sindh Education Foundation have been deprived of getting salary for past eight months.

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Biometric system ruined Education of Umerkot

Umerkot: Education system of District Umerkot is being ruined due to biometric system; responsible officers have been failed to take their concerned decisions properly. Education of thousands of students’ is being affected.

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Five girl students injured due to falling of roof pieces

Jacobabad: 5 students of Government Girls High School Alan Khan Jamali got injured due to falling of roof pieces. Deputy Commissioner Jacobabad took notice of the incident.

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Eighty percent school buildings ruined in Taluka Faiz Ganj

Faiz Ganj: During a Kawish Kachehri, resident of Akri Mr. Muzafar Shah said that only three teachers are present in Government High School Akri to teach more than 450 students; whereas eighty percent school buildings are left in a crumbling condition.

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Teachers to ensure their attendance

Quetta: The Director Technical Education Engineer Muhammad Rafique Gulzai has said that teachers and other staff should play role to face modern challenges. He also stressed the teachers to ensure their attendance.

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Khyber Pakhtunkhwa

All resources are utilized for modern education

Peshawar: Member Provincial Assembly and Parliament Secretary KP Javed Nasim Khan said according to vision of PTI all resources are being utilized for provision of modern education to students. He was inaugurating lab in Government High School Rasheed Garhi Peshawar.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyaaj.com.pk/epaper-detail.php?image=OTA3NzM=




Sports is also necessary along with education

Shabqadar: Sports activities make students healthy and intelligent and it is necessary along with education. The views were shared by SDO Saira Ajmal.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=31352&date=2017-11-08


FATA Students’ Federation protest for demands

Peshawar: FATA Students’ Federation Kurram Agency carried a protest against Provincial Government and Political Management for provision of facilities in girls college.

Complete Story: http://epaper.dailyausaf.com/page?station_id=3&page_id=31358&date=2017-11-08