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11 year old tech prodigy wows professors at ITU

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article image Lahore: Mohammad Raza is not your average 11 year old boy. While his peers go to school, play cricket and scrape the occasional knee, Raza sits in front of a computer and codes. He builds software that can help catch most wanted criminals and create language predictors that no one in the market has been able to develop yet. Yes, he does go to school, but instead of English, Mathematics and Geography, Raza sits in on undergraduate and masters level courses at Lahore’s Information…Read More

PARC introduces 11 new rice varieties

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article image Staff Report ISb: The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has recently introduced 11 new high-yielding rice varieties. These new rice varieties include seven hybrid and four open-pollinated seed for cultivation in various ecologies. Dr. Muhammad Shahid Masood, Chairman of Member Plant Sciences Division presided the Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on rice that was held at PARC headquarters. 11 varieties got approved and eight were rejected due Bacterial leaf Blight…Read More

PARC introduces 11 new rice varieties

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article image Staff Report ISD: The Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) has recently introduced 11 new high-yielding rice varieties.These new rice varieties include seven hybrid and four open-pollinated seed for cultivation in various ecologies. Dr. Muhammad Shahid Masood, Chairman of Member Plant Sciences Division presided the Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on rice that was held at PARC headquarters. 11 varieties got approved and eight were rejected due Bacterial leaf Blight disease…Read More

PARC unveils 11 news high-yielding rice varieties

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The PARC HAS approved eleven new high-yielding rice varieties including seven hybrid and four Open-Pollinated (OP) seed for cultivation in various ecologies. The Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on Rice was held here at PARC headquarters under the chairmanship of Member Plant Sciences Division, Dr. Muhammad Shahid Masood. In total nineteen rice varieties were presented before the VEC including 14 hybrid and 5 OP varieties, out of which 11 were approved and 8…Read More

CBEC Forum to start on Nov. 11 in China

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: The first international Cross-Border E-commerce Forum (CBEC Forum) is scheduled to open at the Optics Valley, Wuhan, China from November 11 to 12. Renowned e-commerce platforms, upstream and downstream enterprises in the cross-border e-commerce industry, as well as global top e-commerce experts will be invited to explore the new opportunity of global e-commerce development. In the forms of keynote speech and high-end dialogue, the forum will focus on the key issues of…Read More

| 11 | CBEC | China | Forum | Nov | start

11 PTCL officers nominated to join Etisalat

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STAFF REPORT IBD: PTCL has recently celebrated the remarkable success of its top talent, as 11 out of 15 nominated PTCL employees have got selected for Etisalat Group’s prestigious High Potential Development Programme. These solid performers with strong leadership potential have qualified for this exceptional development programme after undergoing an extremely competitive and rigorous assessment process undertaken by reputed international consultants in which high performers…Read More

Wheat crop area down by 2.53pc in 2010-11

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The area of wheat crop under cultivation decreased by 2.53 per cent during 2010-2011 over the previous year largely due to problems faced by the farmers in terms of disposal of wheat produced in 2009-2010, shifting of area to cotton and sugarcane crops in irrigated tracts, late crushing by sugar mills, and considerable increase in potato crop."The wheat sowing area in 2010-11 declined considerably because farmers were unable to sell their wheat at the support price…Read More

| 11 | 2010 | 253pc | area | Crop | wheat

Over 100b SMSs generated in Pakistan in 11

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The SMS (Short Messaging Service) is a vital source of communication, but the civil society looks concerned over these packages as around 100 billion SMSs were generated in Pakistan in the year 2011 summing all cellular networks as a whole.This huge rise in the SMS traffic owes largely to the attractive and wide range of bundle packages being offered by all the operators, experts say.Presently, daily, weekly, fortnightly, monthly and even unlimited packages are being offered at…Read More