UET Peshawar MOU with KP Disaster Management Authority

  The University of Engineering and Technology (UET) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Provincial Disaster Management Authority/Provincial Reconstruction, Rehabilitation and Settlement Authority (PDMA-PaRRSA) for disaster resilient structures in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The MoU was signed at the UET campus by Vice Chancellor Syed Imtiaz Hussain Gilani and Director General PDMA-PaRRSA Muhammad Tahir […]

Govt to Accommodate IDPs in Schools

The provincial government is planning to accommodate the internally displaced persons (IDPs) from North Waziristan Agency (NWA) in the schools in southern districts. An official communiqué stated on Tuesday that the schools in Bannu, Lakki Marwat, Tank, Karak and Hangu districts would serve as camps for the IDPs affected by military operation in North Waziristan […]

Schools, colleges closed in Fata

The relevant officials said the political administration of Bajaur, Kurram and Khyber agencies through separate notifications informed the heads of schools and colleges in their respective areas to close their educational institutions immediately for indefinite period. They said the development came as a precautionary measure in the wake of the launch of military operation against […]

Girls clinch all top positions in Mardan board SSC exams

Girl students of Presentation Convent High School Risalpur, Nowshera, grabbed all the three top positions in the secondary school certificate (SSC) annual examinations-2014 held under the Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education, Mardan. The board’s controller of examinations, Prof Mohammad Aslam, announced the names of position holders and gave the related details at a press […]

Students of govt schools shine in Peshawar SSC exams

The Peshawar Board of Intermediate Secondary Education on Tuesday announced the results of the secondary school certificate examinations in which Umar Ghafoor Khan, a science student from the Peshawar Public School and College Warsak Road, clinched first position, getting 1,045 marks. Similarly, Ms Fatima and Ms Hajra Qaisar, students of the New Islamia Public School, […]

Protesting employees reject 10pc pay raise

The government employees took to streets here on Tuesday to reject the 10 per cent raise in their salaries, announced by the government in the annual budget. The protest was organised by local chapter of All Employees Coordination Council (AECC). The protesters demanded of the government to increase their salaries according to the price hike. […]