KP to start distributing laptops this week

More than 23,000 students of four-year bachelor programmes and professional institutions will start receiving free-of-cost laptop computers from this week under a special initiative of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government, according to officials. The provincial higher education department, said an official, had requested Chief Minister Ameer Haider Hoti to preside over the laptop computer scheme’s launching ceremony […]

Changes in curriculum in line with global requirements must: VC Jan

One day curriculum workshop was held at the Institute of Chemical Sciences University of Peshawar on Monday to critically evaluate and analyze the chemistry courses being taught in the various disciplines of BS four years degree programmes in Pakistan. Thirty Chemistry professors of some twenty three different institutions of the country participated in the moot.  […]

ANP govt provided best possible facilities in its term: Hoti

Chief Minister Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Amir Haider Khan Hoti has said that his government has undertaken various measures for provision of modern facilities in education, health, clean drinking water and other sectors to the people at their doorstep during the last five years. Talking to a delegation ere on Monday, he said that Abdul Wali Khan […]

Kausar praises role of Fata Education Foundation in capacity building of schools

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Barrister Masood Kausar has said that the FATA Education Foundation is meant to provide quality education especially through capacity building of the model and public schools working both in the public and private sectors and there is a need to vigorously work to further accelerate the ongoing efforts in making this […]

Curable disease: Not enough doctors to treat cancer patients in K-P

Cancer patients in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) seem to be in a dilemma. In addition to the lack of awareness over preventing cancer, doctors do not prefer to specialise in cancer treatment because of its fatal nature. There are four cancer centres in K-P, including the Institute of Radiotherapy and Nuclear Medicine (IRNUM) and the oncology unit […]