Tag: Education

KP’s transgender people to get education scholarships

Advocacy group says scholarship launched to mainstream community, increase opportunities ISLAMABAD: Blue Veins, a Peshawar-based women's health advocacy group, has launched the educational scholarships for...

Sri Lanka announces scholarships for students from SAARC countries

ISLAMABAD: The Sri Lankan government has announced merit-based scholarships to students from each of the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) countries including Pakistan...

Shafqat, Belarus ambassador for promoting cooperation in field of education

ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training, Shafqat Mahmood during his meeting with Ambassador of Belarus to Pakistan Andrei Ermolovich on Wednesday discussed...

KP govt plans to put over 800,000 children in school: report

PESHAWAR: The government of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa has decided to enroll and estimate of 800,000 children in government schools in a fresh enrollment campaign which is expected...

22 names finalised for National Task Force on Education

--Sources say govt also planning to set up ‘Prime Minister Reforms Unit’ ISLAMABAD: As many as 22 names have been finalised for the Federal Minister for...

All Sindh private institutions convention held in Sukkur

   SUKKUR: Association of Private Institutions (API), Sukkur chapter, on Tuesday organized the All Sindh Private Institutions (education) Convention 2018. Addressing the event, Sindh Private School...

Disappointed cabinet vows to mend Anti-Corruption Establishment

--Cabinet agrees over Nasir Khan Durrani’s name to lead commission for police reforms --Constitutes different committees to look after matters pertaining to health, energy LAHORE: Punjab Chief...

SC bans evening classes for law programmes

-- Order also bans admission to three-year LLB programme ISLAMABAD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has completely banned evening classes being offered at all law colleges/universities...

Govt to introduce one national curriculum to improve education: Shafqat

---Minister says focus should be given to skills development, setting up skills universities ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Professional Training Shafqat Mahmood has vowed...

Internal, external elements part of terrorism in Balochistan: Jam Kamal

ISLAMABAD: Balochistan Chief Minister (CM) Jam Mir Kamal Khan has said that internal and external elements are involved in terrorist incidents in the province. "Cross-border terror...

Shafqat says new policy to ensure quality education

Educational minister says govt setting up skill universities for vocational, technical training ISLAMABAD: Minister for Federal Education and Technical Training Shafqat Mahmood has said that...

PTI leaders vow to ensure accountability through enforcement of laws

ISLAMABAD: Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) leaders have reiterated their pledge to make Imran Khan’s ‘Naya Pakistan’ a reality by making dedicated efforts to ensure accountability, fight...

New York University cancels tuition fee for all medical students

NEW YORK: New York University said Thursday it would offer all its current and future medical school students free tuition in an effort to...

Man kills son for ‘wanting to go to school’

SARGODHA: A man has tortured his 13-year-old son to death in the Qaidabad area of Sargodha. As per the details, the slain teenager, Sardar Mohammad, wanted...

Student allegedly commits suicide in Chitral

CHITRAL: A student in Chitral allegedly committed suicide after receiving his intermediate results. According to a private media outlet, the student had failed to secure a...

Policeman martyred, prime suspect killed in raid linked to torched schools

ISLAMABAD: Police say gunmen have killed one police officer and wounded another during an overnight search operation for suspects linked to the torching of...

CS seeks proposals for future roadmap of administrative depts

--Akbar Durrani orders rehabilitation of historic buildings situated on The Mall   LAHORE: Punjab Chief Secretary Akbar Durrani on Tuesday directed the administrative secretaries to report the issues of...