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PTI government’s first 60 days: Education minister still not able to set direction for policy reforms!

Report: By Samra Arooj ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Education and Reforms Shafqat Mahmood remained unable to set a direction for policy reforms during the first 60 days of the government to implement education agenda of Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) as promised in the party’s election manifesto. A direction for Tabdeeli (change …

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Parties fail to focus Education in General Elections 2018 manifestos

Lahore (Wednesday July,18 2018) Three major political parties, Pakistan Muslim League Nawaz (PML-N), Pakistan Tahreek-e-Insaaf (PTI), Pakistan People’s Party (PPP) unveiled their party manifesto for General Elections 2018 with almost no or least priority to the much needed education sector of the country. PML-N kept education on 12th number priority …

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Why all 9 education policies failed in Pakistan?

All policies were good on paper but implementation lacked: experts Governments were not committed to fulfill their promises: Rauf-i-Azam Dr. Abid Hussain blames weak planning and change of political scenario LAHORE (Wednesday, July 18,2018): Pakistan has a history of developing detailed and well-designed nine ed  ucation policies since 1947 to 2017, …

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Man vs Machine: Microsoft, Alibaba AI programs beat humans in reading comprehension tests

Here comes the day when man-made programs defeated their creator. That is the height of human knowledge and wisdom. This happened when artificial intelligence programs developed by Alibaba and Microsoft managed to defeat humans in reading comprehension tests. Stanford University conducts reading comprehension tests, which have been used by different …

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