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Pakistan Will Name Schools After Victims Of Peshawar Massacre

Reuters | Posted 05.06.2015 | World

By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan, March 6 (Reuters) - Pakistan is renaming dozens of government-run schools after the the students k...

Pakistan School Massacre Suspects Arrested In Afghanistan

AP | RAHIM FAIEZ | Posted 03.19.2015 | World

KABUL, Afghanistan (AP) — Afghan security services have arrested five men in connection with the massacre at a Pakistan military school last month t...

Pakistani Children Anxiously Return To School A Month After Massacre

Reuters | Posted 03.14.2015 | World

By Jibran Ahmad PESHAWAR, Pakistan, Jan 12 (Reuters) - Children streamed back to school across Pakistan on Monday in an anxious start ...

Nick Wing

12 Numbers That Show The Larger Tragedy Behind Pakistan's Devastating School Attack | Nick Wing | Posted 12.16.2014 | World

A group of Pakistani Taliban militants infiltrated a military-run school in Peshawar on Tuesday and opened fire on students and faculty. The resulting...

Around the World in 30 Days -- November 2014

C. M. Rubin | Posted 01.29.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

In November, I continued my conversations with world leaders on the frontiers of education reform. Each of this month's leaders dealt with situations that seemed unmanageable: from entrenched gender stereotypes to impoverished conditions.

The Global Search for Education: What's the News from Pakistan?

C. M. Rubin | Posted 01.24.2015 | Education
C. M. Rubin

Pakistan is not only looking up, with more students completing education programs, but is also showing its own leadership, and thus growing independently from external aid.

Greg Mortenson Blames Co-Author For Inaccuracies In 'Three Cups Of Tea' | Posted 06.19.2011 | Books

In an exclusive series of interviews with editorial director Alex Heard, Mortenson admitted to making mistakes both as a writer and nonprofit manager,...

Pakistan Christians Shut Schools Over Recent Killings

AP | ASIF SHAHZAD | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

GOJRA, Pakistan (AP)- Almas Hameed grabbed his 7-year-old daughter and stumbled out of their smoke-filled home as she pleaded in vain to bring her pet...

Taliban Destroy Girls' Education, Pakistan Is Powerless

Inter Press Service | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

PESHAWAR, Jan 28 (IPS) - "My school was destroyed by (Pakistani) Taliban. I won't be able to go back to it," says Sumaira bibi, a grade 5 student fr...