Tag: 70pc

KP govt plans to allocate 70pc new schools for girls

| | No Comments

STAFF REPORT PESH: The Khyber Pakhtunkhwa government will allocate 70 per cent of the new educational institutions to be opened in the province to girls in order to improve female education. "The provincial government wants to provide modern education to girls and create job opportunities for them to address their economic necessities because without education modern society could not be formed," said KPK assembly speaker Asad Qaisar while speaking as chief guest at the first home…Read More

Energy, water paucity affecting 70pc population

| | No Comments

STAFF REPORT LHR: Lack of political will to address energy, water and food shortages is a cause for concern provided that the country’s population is expected to double in 25 years."Engineers are not political decision-makers and people making decisions are often unaware of technical issues," said Dr Bernard Amadei, the United States science envoy, while talking to the media here.He added that if the problems were merely technical they would have been solved by now.He said that he…Read More