UoP decides to bring LLM course work at par with M. Phil

The advanced studies and research board of the University of Peshawar in its monthly meeting, Wednesday, decided to bring the course work and other requirements for the LLM course work and research proposal at par with the M. Phil degree programme. The meeting chaired by Vice Chancellor UoP Prof. Dr. Muhammad Rasul Jan unanimously approved […]

Wildlife involve students in tree plantation

Provincial Wildlife department has started involving students of government schools in tree plantation campaign to help the provincial government’s measures to make Khyber Pakhtunkhwa green. As part of the campaign, Extension Wildlife Division of Wildlife department arranged sapling plantation program at a local school in district Nowshera and planted as many as 150 saplings at […]

Scholar Sadaf recommended for PhD award

Scholar Ms. Sadaf Durrani has been recommended for the award of PhD in Chemistry after successful defence of her thesis in a ceremony held at the Video Conferencing Hall University of Peshawar. The topic of her research was, “Association of Adiponectin with Glycosylated Hemoglobin in Diabetics with and without Coronary Heart Disease“. Prof. Dr. Jasmin […]

Obstacle in reconstruction of schools to be removed: Atif

Provincial Minister for Education Mohammad Atif Khan directed to resolve the delaying factors in reconstruction of few schools in Malakand Division.  Mohammad Atif Khan chaired a meeting regarding reconstruction of schools here in the office of Provincial Disaster Management Authority – PDMA. Mohammad Atif Khan Directed Secretary Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Mr. Afzal Latif to coordinate […]

“Developmental steps in edu dept”

Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Assembly here Friday was informed that the provincial government was taking developmental measures in education departments to provide quality level of furniture to student, said Minister for Religion and Auqaf Habibur Rehman in KP assembly, the session was chaired by Deputy Speaker Imtiaz Shahid. Provincial Minister said this in response to a question […]

Profits over nature: UoP teachers decry move to sell chunks of K-P’s sole botanical garden

The Peshawar University Teachers Association (PUTA) along with other employees’ associations vowed to oppose the allocation of hundreds of kanals of Azakhel Botanical Garden to private parties. Addressing a news conference at the Peshawar Press Club on Wednesday, PUTA President Dr Fazl Nasir said university employees will not let go of their institution’s ownership right […]

Right to education: 61% of fifth graders can probably not read this article

In a rare show of solidarity, nine political parties pledged to ensure that steps will be taken to increase enrolment, minimise dropout rates and improve the quality of education. There are 2.77 million children between the ages of five and 16 out of school in Khyber- Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) and no legislation to implement Article 25-A […]

Dual bombing: Two schools blown up in North Waziristan

Two private boys schools were partially destroyed in Miranshah tehsil of North Waziristan Agency early Friday morning. An official of the political administration said unidentified militants planted bombs next to Jehangir Public School and Waziristan Cadet School in Sarai Darpa Khel area. The bombs were detonated through a remote-controlled device, damaging the structures. The official […]