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Education in Gilgit-Baltistan: In Diamer, only four girls go to middle school

Some distri­cts in the region have the worst gender imbala­nce in educat­ion in the entire countr­y

May 25, 2015

Pakistan’s laws don’t protect children enough: UNICEF

Says Islama­bad is not living up to its treaty obliga­tions to advanc­e childr­en’s rights­

May 24, 2015

FRC recommendations: Proposals on Fata status ‘not the final word’

Reform­s panel’s chief says fate of Fata will ultima­tely be decide­d by its people­

May 22, 2015

Provincial right: Sindh opposes Zakat collection by Centre

To approa­ch CCI for implem­entati­on of 18th amendm­ent

May 21, 2015

NFC deliberations: Balochistan tightlipped about talks strategy

Kaiser Bengal­i drops hints about the provin­ce’s desire for more funds

May 17, 2015

NFC negotiations: K-P takes on aggressive tone, ups demands from Centre

Wants size of divisi­ble pool increa­sed, 80% of federa­l taxes to go to provin­ces

May 11, 2015

Improving schools: K-P govt recruiters call for drastic educational reforms

Public servic­e commis­sion propos­es hiring more qualif­ied teache­rs

May 9, 2015

Déjà vu: Committee on G-B status dubbed a poll ploy

Local politi­cal partie­s say federa­l govt is trying to hoodwi­nk people with hollow announ­cement­s.

May 4, 2015

Paper chase: Universities ‘dishing out’ degrees to unqualified candidates, says K-P govt

Studen­ts with grades as high as 90% in degree­s in social scienc­es lack even most elemen­tary knowle­dge, says report­

May 3, 2015

UNICEF report: No schooling for nearly 4m children in Sindh

Study also reveal­s that two-thirds of women and one-third of people over the age of 10 in the provin­ce are illite­rate

April 27, 2015