KP to appoint teachers to desirable places for life

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government on Thursday introduced the ‘rationalisation policy for schools’ in Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mardan and Swabi saying teachers in all these districts will be transferred and posted to schools in the nearest places of their choice for lifetime. The policy will be extended to other parts of the province afterwards. The announcement […]

PTI’s education emergency in KP yields no concrete results

No visible improvement has been witnessed anywhere in the province and not a single project of significance could be launched for promotion of education since an ‘education emergency’ was clamped in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa by the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI)-led coalition government. Provincial Minister for Education Mohammad Atif Khan, in his recent presentation to the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa […]

Prof Dr Mohammad Ismail UoP senate member elected

Prof Dr Mohammad Ismail of Friends group was elected as member of the University of Peshawar (UoP) senate against the vacant position for professor from the Faculty of Life and Environmental Sciences. The election was held at the University on Thursday. Dr Ismail bagged 14 ballots against the 13 of his rival Prof Dr Fazle […]

FAST National University to Hold Mega Tech Event

A three-day National University Technology Competition (NUTEC) 2014 will open at the FAST National University campus on April 25. The theme of this year’s event is “Redefining Khyber”, a press release said.According to the NUTEC faculty head, Muhammad Subayyal, students from different varsities are participating in 16 categories of contests. The NUTEC event, regularly organised […]

Endowment Fund for Poor Fata Students set up

Hinting at putting in place an effective administration in the Federally Administered Tribal Areas (Fata), Governor Sardar Mehtab Ahmad Khan on Wednesday announced the establishment of an endowment fund with seed money of Rs1 billion for the needy students and deserving patients from the tribal areas. He also announced the launching of youth-focused institutionalised arrangement […]

Rationalization policy for schools announced: CM

Chief Minister Pervez Khattak has announced promulgation of the rationalization policy for schools in five districts of the province under which, teachers in these districts would be transferred and posted in schools of their nearest places of choice and would remain their till their retirement. The five districts selected are Peshawar, Charsadda, Nowshera, Mardan and […]

M. Phil Scholars defended thesis

The post graduate students of Mahboob School of Physiotherapy and Rehabilitation Sciences Gandhara University, Peshawar defended thesis of P.P. D.P.T. (M. Phil) Research.The scholars were Dr. Sami Ullah Khan, (HoD – Lady Reading Hospital, Peshawar) Dr. Abdullah Shah and Dr. Hazrat Islam (Northwest General Hospital Peshawar).  It is to be remembered that three other fellows […]