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    First Education Minister Of Pakistan In 1947

  • Ramazan of 1947, and now

    RAMAZAN of 1947 also fell in the long and thirsty days of the subcontinental summer...

    The collective act of fasting paralleled at the time the collective act of waiting, the patient longing for dusk, a metaphor for the collective longing for a country, for the creation of Pakistan...

  • ‘The Ramazan of 1947 and now’

    The Ramazan of 1947 was also hot and humid...

    Shouldn’t be we ashamed that even after 68 years of independence we are unable to provide electricity and water to our people? Shouldn’t we be ashamed that more than half of our population has no access to potable water and sanitation? Shouldn’t we be ashamed that millions of our children don’t go to schools and most of the schools in rural areas are without teachers, roofs, furniture,...

  • Education dept creating post of secretary for primary schools, says minister

    KARACHI: After the posts of secretary and special secretary education and literacy, the school education and literacy department of the government of Sindh will now create a new post of ‘secretary primary education’...

    This was said by Minister for Education and Literacy, Sindh, Jam Mehtab Hussain Dahar during his speech at a provincial consultation on the National Education Policy 2017 held by the Reform Support Unit with the support...

  • Teachers demand removal of education minister

    HYDERABAD: Women were among a number of primary school teachers who staged a protest sit-in under the banner of the All Sindh Primary Teachers’ Association (SPTA) on Monday at the Hyderabad bypass for some hours while pressing the Sindh government to remove the provincial education minister and implement their charter of demands forthwith...

    Carrying banners and placards, office-bearers and members of the SPTA raised vociferous...

  • Indian education minister to face court over ‘fake’ degree

    NEW DELHI: A Delhi court agreed on Wednesday to hear a complaint alleging that India’s education minister lied about her college degree, triggering calls for her resignation...

    The petition claims Federal Education Minister Smriti Irani made contradictory declarations about her college degree in different years to electoral authorities...

  • No more dengue sprays without proper approval: Punjab education minister

    GUJAR KHAN: All schools and colleges in Punjab have been instructed not to arrange anti-dengue spray on their own, without first obtaining approval from district health authorities, Punjab Education Minister Rana Mashood said on Monday...

    The minister was inquiring after the health of schoolgirls still undergoing treatment at the Jhelum District Headquarters Hospital (DHQ) after inhaling the toxic fumes of the anti-dengue spray,...

  • Minister reveals why education budget can’t be raised

    ISLAMABAD: Speaking at a seminar on the importance of education, State Minister for Federal Education Balighur Rehman said that the percentage of the Gross Domestic Product (GDP) spent on education is half of what it should be by international standards, but increasing the percentage is incredibly challenging in Pakistan, where the tax to GDP ratio is 9...

    The seminar, titled ‘Education for All’, took place at the Pakistan Institute...

  • Sindh's chief minister promises to overhaul public education system

    Sindh Chief Minister Syed Murad Ali Shah on Wednesday promised to overhaul the public education system through unprecedented measures aimed at reforming the system...

    According to his envisioned plan, the Sindh government will work to improve teaching skills, make education totally free, develop a high quality curriculum and offer stipends to girl students...

  • Sindh education minister terminates Matiari college clerk for misbehaving with girl's father

    Sindh Minister of Education and Literacy Syed Sardar Ali Shah on Monday terminated a government college clerk in Matiari for misbehaving with the father of a girl seeking admission at the college...

    After an exchange of hot words, the father was seen touching the clerk's feet, "begging to secure his daughter's future," said DawnNewsTVThe Sindh education minister took notice of the video and summoned the clerk and the father to his...

  • Minister lays out five-year plan to ‘transform school education’

    LAHORE: The Punjab government on Friday unveiled its five-year programme, titled ‘The New Deal 2023’, to transform school education with a focus on learning, access and equity and governance...

    Punjab Minister for Schools Education Dr Murad Raas and Information and Culture Minister Fayyazul Hassan Chohan jointly held a press conference at the Directorate General Public Relations to shed light on the 100-day achievements of the school...

  • Matriculate appointed education minister in KP

    PESHAWAR: Akbar Ayub Khan, who was previously a minister for communications and works in the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa cabinet and who was appointed provincial minister for elementary and secondary education in a reshuffle on Saturday, has turned out to be a matriculate...

    Mr Khan served as the communication and works minister in Chief Minister Mehmood Khan’s cabinet for one-and-a-half years...

  • Conscious effort being made to promote inclusive education using technology: minister

    ISLAMABAD: Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood said on Tuesday that the government is making a conscious effort to bridge educational gaps and promote inclusion using technology...

    Speaking at the launch of the 2020 Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report on Inclusion and Education,All Means All, he said that school closures following the coronavirus pandemic disrupted the education system but “it has allowed us to focus...

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