Teacher suspended for ‘sexual assault’ on students in Pakpattan – Pakistan

SAHIWAL: A teacher of the Govt Primary School, Chak Chanwat, Pakpattan, has been suspended from service on charge of sexually assaulting his minor students. Chief Executive Officer (Education) Abdul Majeed told Dawn the teacher was […]

Taliban bar female students from varsity entrance exams – World

KABUL: The Taliban-run Ministry of Higher Education ordered private universities in Afghanistan not to allow female students to sit university entrance exams next month, underscoring its policy to restrict women from tertiary education. A letter […]

Indian police detain students for screening BBC documentary on Modi – World

Indian police on Friday detained students in New Delhi after stopping the screening of a BBC documentary on Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s role during deadly sectarian riots in 2002. The students at Delhi University had […]

‘Fearless’ Indian students to hold more screenings of Modi documentary – World

NEW DELHI: Indian students said on Wednesday they would show again a BBC documentary about Prime Minister Narendra Modi that the government has dismissed as propaganda after a campus screening the previous day was disrupted […]

Torture of schoolgirl in Lahore: School suspends 5 students, including victim – Pakistan

Five schoolgirls, including the victim, were suspended by a private school in Lahore after a video surfaced on social media showing four students punching and kicking their classmate, it emerged on Tuesday. A video clip […]