KP Governor emphasis varsities

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Governor, Engineer Shaukatullah Friday emphasized upon universities to generate research based knowledge and come up with innovations to address the issues which the people are facing. Addressing the inaugural ceremony of 3-day 5th Khyber Medical University Annual Health Research Conference held here under the aegis of its Office of Research Innovation and […]

Teachers to lose administrative posts at provincial secretariat

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government has planned to send teachers holding administrative positions in the provincial secretariat back to their schools and colleges. The officials told Dawn on Saturday that many teachers had long been serving in the secretariats of different departments, especially those of the elementary and secondary education department and higher education department, though […]

Targeting education: String of blasts brings boys school crumbling down

A government-run boys high school was destroyed in Doaba, Hangu early morning on Saturday when six bombs planted at the building exploded. The total number of explosives planted at the site was 10, out of which four were defused by the bomb disposal squad (BDS). The explosions caused the entire structure to collapse, injuring a […]

Guns and roses: Valentine’s Day celebrations spark controversy

February 14 was a busy day for the University of Peshawar’s on campus police. Instead of making sure that students were in class, they were busy keeping members of the Pukhtun Students Federation (PkSF) away from those of the Islami Jamiat Talaba (IJT) as both groups were armed and one student was shot at. The […]