9th March 2017



Educated women form a good society: AJK PM

AJK Prime Minister Raja Farooq Haider Khan has said that an educated, sensible, talented and good mannered women form a good society.

Complete Story: http://e.thenews.com.pk/pindi/3-9-2017/page5.asp



49% of nation’s girls not attending schools

While the nation celebrates the International Women’s Day, the Ministry of Education has released statistics showing that 49% of girls in the country are out of school as compared to 40% of boys.

Complete Story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201703090022&EN_ID=11201703090007&EMID=11201703090006


3 headmasters punished over 2012 Matric results issue

Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training, in accordance with the PEEDA Act, has punished 3 headmasters over 2012 Matric results issue.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104071281&Issue=NP_ISB&Date=20170309  


'Programme to put institutions on a par with global standards'

The Prime Minister Education Reforms Programme is a project of Rs 207 billion and under the project capital educational institutions will be converted according to the global standards of education system, said the Capital Administration and Development Division (CA&DD) Minister, Tariq Fazal Chaudhry, on Wednesday.

Complete Story: http://dailytimes.com.pk/e-paper/2017-03-09/lahore/10201/72299





2 students caught for using forbidden items during Matric Examination

During Matric examination in Lahore, 2 students were caught for using forbidden items during their exam.

Complete Story: https://www.express.com.pk/epaper/PoPupwindow.aspx?newsID=1104072203&Issue=NP_LHE&Date=20170309  


0.2 million teachers to be employed based on merit, President, PM, or CM will not grant favors to anyone: CM Shahbaz Sharif

CM Shehbaz Sharif, on the event organised in the name of International Women’s Day in Aiwan-e-Iqbal, said that applauded the achievements of 3 students of Daanish schools.

Complete Story: http://www.nawaiwaqt.com.pk/lahore/09-Mar-2017/575251   



Pak-Turk schools staff involved in terrorism, SHC told

Attorney General Ashtar Ausaf Ali on Wednesday revealed that pak-Turk schools workers were found to be involved in terrorist activities in the country.

Complete Story: https://epaper.tribune.com.pk/DisplayDetails.aspx?ENI_ID=11201703090196&EN_ID=11201703090064&EMID=11201703090033  



Sports activities are important for mental and physical fitness of students: Saeed Ul Deen

On the occasion of Sports Day at Piston College in Baldia Town, Karachi, Matric Board Chairman of Saeed Ul Deen said that sports are important for the mental and physical fitness of students.

Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/279364-todays-print


Date to submit forms to Matric Board postponed

Chairman Intermediate Education Karachi, Professor Dr Saeed Ul Deen, changed the date for the submission of Registration and Permission forms for both public-school and private students for class 9th and 10th.   

Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/279365-todays-print


Education Board Mirpur Khas announces dates for Matric Examination

Examination schedule announced for class 9th and 10th.

Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/279368-todays-print


Sukkur: Matric Examinations to start from 28th March

Director Examinations of Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Sukkur Board, Abdul Samih Soomro announced that SSC part-1 will start from 28th March.

Complete Story: https://jang.com.pk/print/279367-todays-print

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