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Cheating on online exams By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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COVID-19 has made in-person exam proctoring impossible and so normal safeguards have disappeared. My inbox is full of anguished emails from university students across...

Muslims and technology By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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EXCEPT for some defiant holdouts, most Muslims have come to accept the printing press, loudspeaker, weather forecasts, cameras and television, blood transfusions, organ...

The academic rankings racket By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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OVER half a dozen international “well-reputed” university ranking organisations annually publish their ratings. They tell you which university or department is better than...

Salam’s face blackened By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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WHEN our prime minister lectures Europe about Islamophobia, the world snickers. Forced conversions? Lynching by enraged mobs? Having to curse another religion’s founder...

Arab cultural narcissism By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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PETRO-GIANT countries of the Arab world may not be terribly well known for perspicacious scholarship or prowess in scientific research but their one-upmanship knows...

Classless education up ahead? By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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IT is official now: Cambridge O-A levels and International Baccalaureate will not be touched by the PTI’s Single National Curriculum (SNC). This is fantastic...

Pak-India education compared By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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ON July 29, Narendra Modi’s government unveiled what it calls a groundbreaking new national education policy (NEP 2020). The 65-page document’s wide range —...

Education: PTI’s plan exposed By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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BE prepared, Pakistan! Imran Khan’s government is poised to inflict damage upon this country’s education system in a manner never seen before. Its so-called...

Don’t tear down statues By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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WINSTON Churchill was a terrible man. He authorised use of chemical weapons against Afghans and Kurds, called China “a barbaric nation”, spoke of the...

Corona — our debt to Darwin By Pervez Hoodbhoy

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CHARLES Darwin is a name Pakistanis are taught to hate. School teachers and university professors tasked with teaching his evolutionary theory usually skip the...