Meghan, Prince Harry join Malala to celebrate International Day of the Girl

Meghan Markle and Prince Harry joined forces with Malala Yousafzai on Sunday to celebrate International Day of the Girl. The Duke and Duchess of Sussex took part in a live video chat with the 23-year-old Pakistani activist in a conversation that saw the trio “discuss the barriers preventing 130 million girls from going to school and […]

NCOC decides Primary Schools to Reopen from Tomorrow

The National Command and Operation Centre (NCOC) on Tuesday unanimously decided to reopen primary schools from tomorrow (Wednesday). Education minister claims decision taken unanimously despite Balochistan government urging for two-week delay. Addressing the media in Islamabad, the Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mehmood said the decision has been taken after […]

NCOC approves second phase of schools opening across country

ISLAMABAD – The National Command and Operations Centre (NCOC) on Tuesday allowed the second phase of reopening schools for secondary students from September 23 after reviewing the current situation of the coronavirus across the country. In its declaration, the NCOC stated that the academic sessions of secondary students from Class […]

Educational Institutions cannot be closed if COVID-19 persists for a year: Shafqat Mahmood

ISLAMABAD: Educational institutions cannot be kept closed for a year if the COVID-19 problem persists until the health crisis rises to a level that forces the government to close schools and colleges, said Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood. Educational institutions cannot be kept closed for a year if the […]