Curricula changes trigger heated debate between conservatives and anti-extremism activists

The new texts take out verses from the Koran and Hadith [Prophet Mohammad’s sayings] and unsystematically replace them with materials that are alien to our culture for normalisation [with Israel] purposes. It is obvious that they were made to comply with dictations from certain sides

Raj Kumar Vaishya
Raj Kumar Vaishya was recognised by the Limca Book of Records as the oldest man to apply for a postgraduate degree (representative image). Pixabay


By Laila Azzeh – Sep 24,2016 – Last updated at Sep 24,2016 AMMAN — Recent changes to school textbooks are under attack by some parents and education experts who perceive them as a way to “alienate students from their Islamic values”, while others deem the transformations as “necessary” and a “step forward”. Earlier this year, Education….repubhubembed{display:none;}