Day: August 16, 2017

Govt fails to achieve olive cultivation targets

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PAKISTAN IS the biggest importer of edible oil and the economy of the country has to bear a great burden annually on import of this valuable commodity. Currently, Pakistan is third largest edible oil importer, importing 2.6 million tons. Whereas, Pakistan’s climatic conditions and monsoon-free geography can make it a leading country for olive cultivation […]…Read More

Research Supervisory: Frail system of HEC?

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PRIOR TO this month, as per an article written by Professor Pervez Hoodbhoy on ‘Professor Mafia’ crafted a never-ending debate and after that there is solution to overcome Pakistan’s Professor Mafia and highlights the de functionalities of Pakistani Universities. It seems good when you came to know that the people are coming on frontline to […]…Read More

Electronic Waste

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article image Consumer electronics have become an integral part of everyday life and are revolutionizing the way we convey, recover information, and enjoy entertainment. Between PCs, TVs, cell phones, electronic amusements, and even gadgets which measure metabolic rate, it is assessed that the normal individual possesses 24 electronic items. We live in a society where more current […]…Read More

Smart monitoring of Punjab schools’ condition: PITB

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Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) to start smart monitoring of schools for improving condition of schools following in the 36 districts of the Punjab province. The latest evaluation by Programme Monitoring and Implementation Unit (PMIU) resulted in improved enrollment of students along with presence of teachers and accessibility of essential utilities. Dr. Umar Saif Chairman […]…Read More

Upgradation of PMNH; PSF

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Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) has decided upgradation of Pakistan Museum of Natural History (PMNH) that is its subordinate department. Upgradation comprises construction of 2 new buildings of worth Rs1 billion and under upgradation programme according to the reports of media. Administration of PSF has taken these obligatory measures as visitors in PMNH has led to […]…Read More

Pakistani student taking part in LIYSF- London

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Pakistan High Commission London has given a reception to 25 students achiever of government schools from across the Pakistan selected under “Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS)” project of Pakistan Science Foundation Ministry of Science and Technology, Islamabad.  Each year the “Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS)” select talented 300 students across Pakistan who have had matriculation […]…Read More

Indian hackers hacked govt’s websites

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Indian hackers hacked Various websites of government and were disfigured by pro-India messages. A group of hackers that called them “LulzSec India” has hacked the websites of the Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Climate Change, Ministry of Inter-Provincial Coordination, and many others. Hackers left on websites the messages having praises of India and its armed […]…Read More

‘Agri expenditure raised to 80%; State Bank

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Agriculture expenditure has increased to 80% with side by side extensions of commercial banks to 57% of the entire expenditures in the last four years, said Tariq Bajwa, governor of the State Bank of Pakistan (SBP). He appreciated the financial institution for surpassing the target of credit disbursement during the previous fiscal year while addressing […]…Read More

PARC innovating agriculture by training farmers

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The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) offered the farmers of rice, wheat, maize, and sugarcane crops training of soil testing, seed selection, water management and adoption of innovative technologies to enhance crop per-acre crop yield, across the country during last four years. Under Agriculture Innovation Programme (AIP) has trained about 100,000 farmers funded by USAID, […]…Read More