No place for Pakhtun leaders in KP syllabus anymore

The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa elementary and secondary education department is understood to have decided to remove chapters on Pakhtun leader Khan Abdul Ghaffar Khan and his poet son, Ghani Khan, from the Pashto book for 12th grade in the province, it is learnt. The revised book will be introduced in local educational institutions at the start […]

On equal ground: Visually impaired demand ‘education emergency’

There is no institute for students with physical disabilities wanting to pursue higher education in the province. While a total of nine institutions provide education to physically impaired children across Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa (K-P), none offers education after matriculation. As a result many children have demanded the government to impose an ‘education emergency’ and provide them with […]

Ex-student Donates 121 kanals to Islamia College

  A former student of the historic Islamia College Peshawar has donated 121 kanal of land to his alma mater as a sign of his love and affection for his college.Professor Dr Nazeer Khan, a senior alumnus registered in the academic session 1943-44 at the Islamia College Peshawar, announced the donation at a meeting at […]

Exams staff manhandled for not allowing cheating at Peshawar Science College

The invigilation staff at a private college was manhandled and locked in a room by outsiders for not allowing cheating in the ongoing intermediate examinations here on Friday. The Schools Officers Association, a union of the teachers, after the alleged manhandling of the examiners, threatened to boycott duties in the examination centres across Khyber Pakhtunkhwa […]

World book day observed

Like other parts of the globe the World Book Day was observed here at Pakistan Academy for Rural Development where 10 thousands books were put on display. Member Provincial Assembly Tufail Anjum speaking as a chief guest on the occasion deplored that reading habit is decreasing day by day adding that reading the books help […]

Students observe Earth Day

The students of Peshawar observed World Earth Day in Mingolt Wildlife Park Nowshera where they participated in cleanliness of raw materials/waste, showing their firm resolves to support Govt. in its efforts for protection of environment, forest, biodiversity and wildlife from all threats. The Khyber Pakthunkhwa Wildlife Department arranged study tour for the students of Peshawar […]

4 day Capacity Building Workshop for Biotechnologists gets underway at UoP

The four day capacity building workshop got underway at the University of Peshawar. The training is jointly organized by Centre of Biotechnology and Microbiology UoP and Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Directorate of Science and Technology, in which some thirty M. Phil, PhD researchers of eight Universities are participating. The aim of the workshop is to introduce new […]