Tag Archives: Students

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Health of students is govt’s first priority, says Shafqat Mahmood

09 September, 2020 11:37 am 11:37 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Minister for Federal Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that health of students is their first priority and any decision will be made under guidance by the Health Ministry. 90% of our govt and low fee paying private schools do not have online teaching facilities. When these institutions close down most students … Read More

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Masked against coronavirus, South Korean students return to school

05 May, 2020 8:19 am 8:19 am

SEOUL (Reuters) – South Korean high schools opened on Wednesday for the first time this year, with mask-wearing seniors returning to class in the vanguard of a phased plan to reopen all schools under strict protocols to prevent the spread of the novel coronavirus. The beginning of the spring semester has been postponed several times … Read More

Private schools, reject, govt decision, promote, Class 9 & 11, students

Private schools reject govt’s decision to promote Class 9 & 11 stude...

05 May, 2020 9:45 pm 9:45 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – The All Pakistan Private School Federation (APPSF) has rejected the federal government’s decision to promote all students of Class 9 and 11. Addressing a press conference on Friday, APPSF president Kashif Mirza said that the exams should be held after adopting precautionary measures. “An amount of Rs25 billion received as boards … Read More

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All students of Class 9 and 11 promoted without exams: Shafqat Mahmood

05 May, 2020 6:44 pm 6:44 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Federal Minister for Education Shafqat Mahmood has said that the students taking the Class 9 and 11 examinations have been promoted to the next classes without exams. Addressing a press conference on Friday, he announced that the students failing in 40 percent subjects would be given the passing marks. “A student … Read More

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Punjab University suspends 14 students over clash

03 March, 2020 5:25 pm 5:25 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – The Punjab University (PU) administration suspended 14 students from attending classes for their alleged involvement in a clash. It also cancelled the hostel allotments of these students. The disciplinary committee took the action against the students for creating bad environment and chaos. According to a notification, the university administration took disciplinary … Read More

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Several students, two guards injured in groups’ clash at PU

02 February, 2020 4:38 pm 4:38 pm

LAHORE (92 News) – Several students and two guards were injured in a clash between two groups at Punjab University on Friday. A heavy contingent of police led by Iqbal Town SSP Capt (retd) Muhammad Ajmal reached the spot and controlled the situation. Later, a students organization staged a sit-in at Campus Bridge. As a … Read More

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Students stripped naked, tortured for hours in Gujrat

02 February, 2020 5:04 pm 5:04 pm

GUJRAT (92 News) – Some influential people stripped naked students, tortured them for hours and made their video in Dinga, Gujrat on Monday. The accused also paraded them in the area. Sources said that a group of students had the students belonging to their rival group. They beat them up with iron rods and clubs … Read More

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Deepika visits JNU to stand in solidarity with students after violent attac...

01 January, 2020 4:58 pm 4:58 pm

MUMBAI (Reuters) – Bollywood star Deepika Padukone who joined students protesting against the government drew calls on social media on Wednesday for a boycott of her upcoming film, as well as praise for being a rare Bollywood A-lister to stand up against a crackdown on dissent. Deepika Padukone stood silently behind students chanting anti-government slogans … Read More

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Australian students kick off global climate change protests

11 November, 2019 3:18 pm 3:18 pm

SYDNEY (Reuters) – Thousands of Australian students walked out of class on Friday to join rallies demanding stronger action to rein in climate change, which they said is contributing to the country’s bushfire crisis. Australia has been battling wildfires for weeks, which have killed at least four people, burnt about 2.5 million acres (1 million … Read More

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Options narrow for last Hong Kong campus protesters as arrests take a toll

11 November, 2019 10:30 am 10:30 am

HONG KONG (Reuters) – The last band of anti-government protesters trapped inside a besieged Hong Kong university were weighing a narrowing range of options early on Wednesday as police outside appeared ready to simply wait them out. Reuters witnesses said fewer than 100 protesters remained inside the Hong Kong Polytechnic University after more than 1,000 … Read More

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Blackmailing, harassment of students exposed in Balochistan University

10 October, 2019 3:39 pm 3:39 pm

QUETTA (92 News) – Balochistan University’s biggest scandal as blackmailing and harassment of students exposed and the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) initiate the probe. According to the details garnered, hidden cameras were installed in the different blocks of university. The FIA arrested university security branch officer and a surveillance charge officer and started investigations. During … Read More


Hundreds of ‘abused’ and chained youth freed in Nigeria

09 September, 2019 12:51 am 12:51 am

NIGERIA – Police in the northern Nigerian city of Kaduna have rescued more than 300 youth, majority of them are male students, being held at an Islamic school where many had been tortured and ‘sexually’ abused, a police spokesman said Friday. Officers raided a building in the Rigasa area of the city on Thursday where … Read More

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Students hold protest over woman’s death at Islamabad Bahria University

09 September, 2019 1:02 pm 1:02 pm

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – Students of Islamabad Bahria University on Friday held protest against its administration over the death of a young girl student who died after falling from the fourth floor of the varsity building. According to the reports, dozens of the students boycotted the classes and staged a demonstration against the administration. They … Read More

Future, students, climate, protests, sweep, globe

Students demand world leaders take urgent action to avert environmental cat...

09 September, 2019 10:06 pm 10:06 pm

SYDNEY/BRUSSELS/BERLIN/STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – Hundreds of thousands of students and workers left their schools, colleges and offices on Friday and marched along city streets around the globe to demand that world leaders take urgent action to avert an environmental catastrophe. The global climate strike, inspired by 16-year-old Swedish activist Greta Thunberg, kicked off in the Pacific … Read More

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Seven students killed as truck falls on rickshaw in Zafarwal

09 September, 2019 10:58 am 10:58 am

ISLAMABAD (92 News) – At least seven students and a rickshaw driver were killed when a truck fell on a rickshaw at Zafarwal tehsil of Narowal district on early Friday morning. According to the details garnered, a truck loaded with gravel overturned and fell on a rickshaw near Zafarwal at Shakar Garh Road. Due to … Read More