UoP clashes: Eight PkSf students sent on remand

Eight students of the University of Peshawar (UoP) arrested a day earlier for being involved in a clash with a rival student group were given in physical remand to the police on Tuesday. Campus police produced eight students belonging to the Pukhtun Students Federation (PkSF) in front of judicial magistrate Fayaz Khan. The investigation officer […]

Politicising education: The rising influence of political parties on K-P campuses

Instead of preparing students to play an active role in the country’s future, the increasing influence of political parties in government-run educational institutions has given rise to a multitude of problems. Clashes between student federations have become routine at the University of Peshawar (UoP), which the administration claims it really tries hard to deal with. […]

PA forms body to probe students harassment incidents

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly here Tuesday constituted a nine member Special Committee to probe the incidents in which female students were harassed by teachers in University of Peshawar. The issue was raised by PPP leader Nighat Orakzai on an adjournment motion in the session of the assembly chaired by Deputy Speaker Imtiaz Shahid. Nighat Orakzai said […]

‘Govt to ensure modern education facilities to youth

  Governor Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Engineer Shaukatullah has said that a bright future for the country can be ensured by providing all the possible modern education facilities to the young generation. He was addressing the award ceremony of merit certificates to the talented students of FATA under the project “Quality Education Opportunities for Talented Students of […]

Prof. Riaz Khan posted as Dean, PGMI

Head of Department of Cardiovascular Surgery Lady Reading Hospital (LRH) Professor of Cardiac Vascular Surgery Riaz Anwar Khan has been posted as Dean Post Graduate Medical Institute LRH, HMC. Professor Riaz is grade 21 officer and have done FRCS and FCPS in Cardiac Vascular Surgery and has also rendered valuable services for the promotion of […]