National

Surrendering to private campuses

Ghulam Mujtaba Pansota wonders how come the Punjab government authorities or parents can object to ...
Education

Education standards: looking for a silver lining

The standard of education in Pakistan has gone down drastically over the decades, believes MA ...
Education

Elected indifferent to education

The 18th Amendment of the Constitution of Pakistan was passed by the National Assembly on ...
National

Phantom teachers and schools in Balochistan

Though “ghost” (phantom) teachers and schools in Balochistan could be traced back to early years ...
National

Corporal punishment: waiting for more tragedies?

In good old days, as the new generation is mostly told, parents would themselves hand ...
Education

2.6m children still out of school

It seems Prime Minister Imran Khan’s party, Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI), currently in power in the ...
Education

Strange school education phenomena in Sindh!

Fatima, a resident of Thal, a village in district Tando Allahyar (Sindh), had to quit ...
EducationNational

Back to square one – but with a change

Manzoor Ahmad Siyal is a proud father of two doctors – a son and a ...
EducationNational

Why so many Pak girls are still out of school

Anam Fatima, Shahida Parveen and Zahida Aslam have many things in common. They all live ...
Education

A dismal picture of education

Can anybody believe that only war-torn Afghanistan lags behind the nuclear-armed Pakistan in the context of regional comparison as ...