Searching for "Tanvir Ahmad"

Phytopathogenic Bacteria “Xanthomonas” and its Host Interaction

| | No Comments

article image Xanthomonas is a gram-negative Plant Pathogenic Bacteria which belong to the phylum Proteobacteria, these are rod shaped and this type of all bacteria cause leaf spot or blight infection in the host, Xanthomonas has single flagellum which is polar in nature. The suitable temperature for the bacterial growth is 25o-30o C. Colonies of bacteria are […]…Read More

Cyber Secure Pakistan, 2012

| | No Comments

article image By Zulfiqar Ali MalikTHE CYBER Secure Pakistan 2012, a Conference geared at spreading awareness relating to cyber security issues in Pakistan, was one of its kind event in the country where people from all walks of life associated with the cyber world actively participated.From bloggers to developers, authorities to personalities, hackers to victims, all kinds of internet users attended the conferences and the active participation was seen throughout a full day event.The event was arranged and…Read More

Thari Female Dump Truck Drivers; SECMC

| No Comments

article image Sindh Engro Coal Mining Company (SECMC) has inked a contract with MCCT Associates to train selected Thari women drivers on professional grounds to launch Thari Female Dump Truck Driving Program. SECMC hasSindh Government as the major investor recently announced to initiate women to drive the 60-ton dump truck,Pakistan’s biggesttruck at coal mining site at Thar […]…Read More

UAF launches website to help farmers

| | No Comments

article image STAFF REPORT FSD:The University of Agriculture, Faisalabad (UAF), has set up a website, Zarai Baithak, to help farmers resolve their problems. "The website has been carried out by the Institute of Agriculture Extension and Rural Development and the Department of Agriculture, which would provide an opportunity to farmers to discuss their problems with agricultural experts, said UAF Vice Chancellor Iqrar Ahmad Khan while speaking at a seminar titled ICT-based Agricultural Advisory…Read More

Agriculture is linchpin of economy

| | No Comments

article image By Khalid Abbas SaifAGRICULTURE IS linchpin of the economy is to be redefined and reprioritized the broader parameters of production, harvesting, storage, marketing, and value addition by keeping in view the climatic issues, availability, quality, conservation and judicious and efficient use of water to turn around the fortunes of ordinary people of Pakistan.Most recently an orientation ceremony has been held for newcomers on the eve of World Food Day at Iqbal Auditorium, Faisalabad Agriculture…Read More