Non-adjustment threatens future of 109 medical students

The future of 109 medical students is hanging in the balance due to the non-implementation of the Peshawar High Court (PHC) decision on their adjustment in other medical colleges of the province. After winning the legal battle in the PHC against the Al-Razi Medical College for adjustment in other medical colleges, the students are confronting […]

UoP student claims to have discovered a unique robot

Inspired by the Hollywood movie “The Heart Locker” sulaiman a student of Institute of physics and electronics Department, University of Peshawar, claimed to have discovered a unique robot and interestingly it can defuse bombs. Sulaiman, student of Physics and electronics, who recently completed his MSc, he made a robot in his final year project through […]

Edwardians gather to celebrate musical night

The historic Edwardes College, Peshawar on Friday night organised the annual musical night in the honour of senior outgoing boarders from intermediate and degree classes. On the occasion, Additional Commissioner for Afghan Refugees Waqar Maroof, an old Edwardian, was the chief guest and Additional Secretary Higher Education Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Dr Khalid Khan the guest of […]

Preserving ones identity: Speakers flay move to switch to English-medium education

Speakers at a seminar held on Saturday to promote the national language highlighted the importance of Urdu and urged the government to let it be the medium of instruction in all state-run schools. A seminar titled ‘Promotion of Education through National Language’ was organised by Tanzeem Asatiza Pakistan ‘s (TAP) Khyber-Paktunkhwa chapter at the Peshawar […]

A change in instruction: From aik, doh, teen to one, two, three

As the government begins preparations to change the medium of instruction in public schools from Urdu to English in the upcoming academic session, teachers complain they remain unfamiliar with the fresh courses despite trainings. The Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) government has announced that from April onwards grade one Mathematics, General Science and Pakistan Studies will be taught […]