Fata students union seeks release of fellows

Activists of the Fata Students Union, Agriculture University, on Tuesday asked the government to release their fellows or else they would launch a protest campaign. Speaking at a press conference here, president of the union Abid Afridi said on the pressure of the provincial government, the varsity administration targeted innocent students belonging to the tribal […]

Varsity unwilling to vacate women college building

The administration of Shaheed Benazir Bhutto Women University (SBWU), Peshawar, is yet to vacate the building of Government Frontier College for Women though construction of the varsity’s own building has been completed recently, sources said. They said that the presence of several departments of SBWU had been affecting studies of hundreds of girls’ students of […]

Steps taken to improve education: KP Assembly told

Provincial Minister for Education, Atif Khan Monday apprised provincial assembly that KP government has taken drastic measures within a short span of eight months to improve education standard in the province. Winding up debate on Education emergency in the provincial assembly, Atif Khan said he is of the believe that without improving education sector in […]

Control room for SSC exam

Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (BISE) Tuesday has decided to establish a control room for the facilitation of students and parents during SSC (Matric) annual examination 2014. The control room would function from 08:00 a.m. to 05:00 p.m. daily during examination that would commence from March 12 to 29. Two staff members have been […]

Extra-curricular activities: Three-day book fair begins at UoP

A 55% discount is being offered on the purchase of all books on display at a three-day book fair which started at the University of Peshawar (UoP) on Tuesday. UoP Vice Chancellor (VC) Professor Dr Muhammad Rasul Jan inaugurated the fair in the lawn of the Sheikh Muhammad Taimur Academic Block of the university. He […]

Briefing session: Standing committee on education meets

Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P) Assembly’s Standing Committee on Elementary Education met on Tuesday and discussed matters related to improving the state of education in the province. MPA Muhammad Arif chaired the meeting which was attended by Minister for Education Muhammad Atif, MPAs Jamshed Khan, Sardar Hussain, Shah Hussain, Zareen Riaz and Meraj Hamayun Khan. Senior officers of […]