Study weight: Committee formed to address heavy backpacks

With students literally crushed under the weight of their studies, the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Elementary and Secondary Education Department (E&SED) has ordered a probe to examine the occupational load of schools bags complete with their particulars and the negative consequences of they can have on the health of students. In this regard, directions have been issued to […]

An exam for schools: K-P school registration committees go into effect

Schools in KP

To regulate private schools in the province, the government has notified district scrutiny committees across the province to oversee the registration process for private schools and the renewal of these registrations. The committees have been formed under the Khyber-Pakhtunkhwa Private School Regularity Authority Act 2017, a law which the government passed last year to regulate […]

Startup Applications Open for the First Ever Durshal Cohort


If you think you have what it takes to revolutionize the entrepreneurial ecosystem of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and contribute to the digital economy then don’t miss this chance as Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Information Technology Board is now accepting applications for incubating potential startups at Durshal Community Innovation Labs at Peshawar, Mardan & Swat. What’s Offered at Durshal […]