Four Girls’ Schools Closed In Peshawar

 Four girls’ schools in the Jandar Gali area of the Nauthia locality were closed Tuesday after a bomb hoax. Three government-run primary schools and a middle school for girls are located in the area. The teachers and students were told in the morning that there were threats of bombing. Later a bomb hoax spread in […]

Employees Of Fizaia College Protest

The sacked employees of Fizaia College, Shaheen Camp, Tuesday staged protest against their forced removal from services and asked college administration to reinstate them.The sacked employees gathered outside the Peshawar Press Club and staged protest demonstration in favour of their demands.They alleged that the college administration sacked 40 employees including teachers, Class IV employees and […]

Fata Students Demand Package

The FATA Students Federation have demanded of the government to announce a special package for the militancy-affected tribal students, increase existing quota in educational institutions of settled areas and ensure basic facilities for tribal students in schools and colleges in tribal region. Addressing a news conference here at Peshawar Press Club on Monday, the FATA […]

Persevering on: Literary societies give life support to Pashto literature

Years of conflict have disintegrated Pukhtun culture, but small literary societies continue to put up a brave stand and keep Pashto literature alive. According to the Pashto Academy of the University of Peshawar, more than 500 registered literary associations are working for the promotion of arts and Pashto literature at the grassroot level in Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa […]

Edu institutes can help nation to cope with challenges: Governor

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Shaukatullah while appreciating the courageous and steady progress of the newly established University of Swabi at Ambar in District Swabi has said, “it indeed are the academic institutions which have enable to the nation to cope with the challenges of present day age and this university also carries a lot […]

UET to observe World Space from Oct 4

The World Space Week will be celebrated at University of Engineering and Technology, Peshawar from October 4 to October 10, 2013, announced by the Pakistan Space and Upper Atmosphere Research Commission (Suparco) on Tuesday.  The event will be commemorated with activities will be organised during the week as part of the awareness programme, including the […]

KP VCs discuss multiple problems facing universities

The Vice Chancellors of public sector Universities of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa met on October 2, 2013 in University of Peshawar to follow up with the meeting of all Pakistan Vice Chancellors meeting on September 22, 2013 in Islamabad. The Vice Chancellors discussed multiple problems facing Universities.  They expressed their concern over the financial issues of the […]

Rude behavior of newly appointed vice Chancellor and his brutality

A meeting of University Employees Association of Majlis-e-Amila was held on Wednesday which was presided over by Haji Salah Uddin and informed the participants of rude behavior of newly appointed vice Chancellor and his brutality. Salah Uddin president of UEA of agriculture informed office bearers about some issues relating to corruption. Participants of meeting also […]