International Conference on Balochistan: Director PSC reads out paper

International Conference on Balochistan’s  History and  Culture was held on 28-30 April 2014, under the auspices of National Institute of Historical and Cultural Research Islamabad. Director Pakistan Study Centre Dr. Fakhr-ul-Islam presided over one working session of the conference and also read out a paper titled “The Interest of Global and Regional Powers in Balochistan”. […]

Uniform school education in KP still a far cry

  Textbooks of around 15 publishers are being taught in private schools of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa contrary to the provincial government’s repeated claims of bringing uniformity in the government and private schools’ education system, it is learnt. Even the Elementary and Secondary Education (E&SE) Department was caught unaware when its officials were asked whether the textbooks […]

Three schools blown up in Northern Pakistan

  Three primary schools were blown up on Thursday in the Mohmand Agency and Shabqadar areas of the Charsadda district. Police said militants had blown up a girls primary school in the Saro Kalley area in Charsadda. The militants had planted explosives at the school and blew it up in the wee hours of Thursday. […]

Ex-Chairman BISE DIKhan arrested in illegal land purchase case

National Accountability Bureau Today arrested accused Noor Muhammad, Assistant Professor (BPS-19) at Gomal University in the case of illegal land purchase for B.I.S.E. D.I.Khan at exorbitant rates.  Accused Noor Muhammad in his capacity as Chairman Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, D.I.Khan had purchased the land. The NAB team arrested the accused after conducting a […]

Furniture to govt schools in 3-UCs provided

The Refugee Affected and Hosting Areas (RAHA-UNDP) programme KP, with financial assistance of Government of Japan, provided furniture for students & teaching staff in government-run primary and high schools in its three-targeted union councils of the district Peshawar.  In this regard, a ceremony was held at government high school Sufaid Dheri, Academy Town in Union […]

2 more subjects added at KMU for M.Phil

Institute of Basic Medical Sciences (IBMS) of Khyber Medical University (KMU) has introduced M.Phil course on Zoonoses and Human Health developed by Dr. Tayyab Rahman under the guidance of Prof. Dr. Naeem Khattak and Prof. Dr. Jawad Ahmad. A seminar to this effect held here at IBMS to launch the course to be taught from […]

Students unions banned in E-halls

Assistant Commissioner Asad Haroon Friday conducted surprise raid on various examination centres where intermediate examinations are being held and caught various students red-handed while ceating. Taking note of students complaints he directed school administrations to provide all facilities including uninterrupted power supply and drinking water to students. On the request of school administrations the Assistant […]

UoP approves upper limits for number of M. Phil scholars

  In order to achieve maximum output in researches, the Advanced Studies and Research Board (ASRB) of the University of Peshawar in its monthly meeting today approved upper limits for the number of M. Phil scholars per supervisor and ordered strict implementation of the decision in all the departments of varsity. The august body decided […]