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Govt schools reopen after CO Education removed

Rawalpindi : The Special Duty Judge, Rawalpindi Naveed Akhtar has accepted the bail of 19 public school teachers who were arrested during protest demonstrations against the chief officer (Education). Punjab Education Department (PDE) has accepted the demands of protesting teachers and removed the Chief Officer (Education). Notification regarding the immediate transfer of Chief Officer (Education)

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UHS, Sheffield Varsity launch training of medical teachers

LAHORE:The University of Health Sciences (UHS), in collaboration with the University of Sheffield, UK, has launched a training programme for the medical teachers so that future doctors are prepared to bring knowledge and skills to solve problems and make timely decisions. The inaugural ceremony of the programme was held here at the UHS on Friday.

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‘750 teachers being appointed in Mansehra’

MANSEHRA: Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Education Department has initiated the process for the appointments of as many as 750 teachers who would be posted at primary schools across the district. “The appointment process will conclude by the end of this month,” District Education Officer Tanveer Awan told reporters on Thursday. Written tests for the appointment of teachers

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Pakistani teacher among Cambridge Award winners

LAHORE: Uroosa Imran teaches a child who suffers from a rare muscular disease due to which he is unable to sit, walk or hold things in his hands. Cambridge Dedicated Teacher Awards is a global competition where teachers from all around the world are appreciated for going the extra mile to help students achieve their

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Teachers urge govt to address pay disparities

Islamabad : Teachers of the federal government colleges have demanded that government should take measures to reduce disparities in the pay and allowances of the employees in the federal budget 2022-23. Anum Kaleem, joint secretary of Federal Government College Teachers Association (FGCTA) said, “We are in state of shock to listen the budget proposals in

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College teachers take up issues with FDE chief

Islamabad : The representatives of Federal Government College Teachers Association (FGCTA) met Federal Directorate of Education Director General Dr Ikram Ali Malik and informed him about the issues facing their community and educational institutions. FGCTA President Dr Rahima Rahman apprised the DG regarding various issues faced by Federal Government Colleges like shortage of faculty, overlapping

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US envoy greets English Access programme students

LAHORE:The US Consul General in Lahore William K Makaneole has welcomed one hundred new students at Gujranwala to the next set of classes for the popular English Access Microscholarship Programme in partnership with Allama Iqbal Open University. Congratulating the talented students for securing admission to the programme, Makaneole said, “Welcome to what will hopefully be

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Teachers take out rally for pay raise, upgradation

Islamabad : The federal government employees have warned they will stage a sit-in in the federal capital again if their demands for pay raises and promotions are not accepted by May 23. They issued the warning during a rally arranged by the All Government Employees Grand Alliance (AGEGA) in front of Parliament House. The participants

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FAPUASA demands increase in HEC budget

LAHORE:The Executive Council of Federation of All Pakistan Universities Academic Staff Association (FAPUASA) Punjab Chapter has demanded increase in the recurring budget of the federal HEC as public sector universities are in a severe economic crisis. A meeting of the FAPUASA Punjab chaired by its president Prof Dr Muhammad Azhar Naeem was held here on

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Teachers demand timely rental payment

Islamabad : The college teachers of Islamabad Capital Territory have expressed disappointment over excessive delay in payment of their rental ceiling as well as discrimination in the assessment of the rents of their hired houses. According to an official source, the authorities are unable to release payments of the rental ceiling to the owners of

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