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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

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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

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‘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

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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

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PITB bridging digital divide: Umar

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Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) confirms that launch of Punjab free public Wi-Fi is bridging the gap in digital divide. This also shows the use and acceptance of technology at large scale from masses. Dr. Umar Saif founding Vice Chancellor of Information Technology University (ITU) Punjab, Chairman Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) said while reviewing […]…Read More

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Renewable and hydel energy projects to overcome energy crisis

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Senator Lt Gen (R) Abdul Qayyum Khan, Chairman Senate Standing Committee on Defense Productions consented that it’s better to have high prices of energy in Pakistan than no energy at all. The senator added while addressing business leaders at the Federation of Pakistan Chamber of Commerce & Industries (FPCCI) that all efforts are lined up […]…Read More

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Pakistan to consider energy efficiency schemes from Japan

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National Productivity Organization (NPO) and Ministry of Industries & Production are working together for productive & competitive Pakistan. NPO is also connected to Asian Productivity Organization (APO) a representative organization of around 20 countries committed to quality & productivity improvement in Tokyo, Japan. NPO in 2005 has launched Green Productivity campaign (Energy Efficiency) in association […]…Read More

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Environmental degradation and climate change

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Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) like mountainous regions people are withstanding the worst of the climate change. No one listens to their voice for policy making nor food security and agriculture is being seriously jeopardized. Gilgit-Baltistan-Talent Exploring Society in collaboration with SDPI’s Young Agriculture Research Group (YARG), Pakistan Youth Climate Network (PYCN) has organized the seminar. At a […]…Read More

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Technology shifts trends in Pakistan’s Hospitality Sector

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With all its perks, the hospitality industry has found its ways to sustain and strengthen consumer experiences when it comes to convenience, affordable rates and a variety of choices of hotels. Technology plays an important role through which the hospitality sector is contributing towards economy. Both customers and businesses are propelling from advances in communication, […]…Read More