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ICCBS-UoK, Tajik academy sign MoU

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The University of Karachi (UoK) International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) and Academy of Sciences of the Republic of Tajikistan (ASRT) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU).- The main objective of the MoU is to cooperate and develop activities related to the fields of natural products, medicinal plant chemistry, pharmacology of herbal medicine, drug delivery system, and others. This MoU was signed under the auspices of Economic…Read More

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Chatham House Academy Asia Senior Fellowship in UK, 2016

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The Chatham House awards senior fellowship to established leaders and practitioners from Afghanistan, Australia, China, India, Indonesia, Japan, Pakistan, and South Korea. The senior fellow will have the opportunity to focus in depth on a personal project in one of nine key research areas that should result in a Chatham House publication. The Academy senior fellowship will begin in February 2016 and conclude in August 2016. Candidates must be available to be based at Chatham House in London…Read More

Pakistan Academy of Sciences becomes national member of SCA

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article image Monitoring Desk: Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) was given the membership of Science Council of Asia (SCA) on the occasion of 15th SCA Conference which was held at Siem Reap, Kingdom of Cambodia this month. Dr. Anwar Nasim, President of PAS participated in the conference. PAS has become a National Member of SCA and due to this, President of PAS, Dr. Anwar Nasim has become its Management Board Member. At present, the Management Board of SCA comprises of 19 National Members and current…Read More

New leadership of Pakistan academy of Sciences, Islamabad got elected

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article image It is generally recognized that any progressive country, which aspires to occupy a befitting place in the comity of nations, encourages the establishment of a supreme scientific organization, usually designated as the "Academy of Sciences" devoted to the promotion of science and its applications for the general welfare of humanity. While these organizations may not carry out actual researches, they do provide a forum for the advancement of scientific research, popularization…Read More

Chinese academy to confer world award on Dr. Atta

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD:The Chinese Academy of Sciences (CAS) would confer its most prestigious award for International Cooperation upon Professor Dr. Atta ur Rehman in a ceremony to be held in Beijing on January 10. This award has been announced in recognition of the tremendous efforts of Prof. Atta-ur-Rehman in building strong collaborations with China in the field of science and technology. It is the first time that the award has been given to any scientist from a developing country…Read More

Can Khan Academy spark edu revolution in Pakistan?

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article image Via southasiainvestor.blogspot.comTHE REVOLUTIONARY Khan Academy is a brainchild of Bangladeshi-American Salman Khan. It is growing in popularity among Pakistanis wishing to take advantage of "Free World Class Education" offered online via short 10-15 minute videos. The subjects range from math, physics, chemistry and biology to astronomy, history, economics, finance, engineering and medicine. Khan counts Microsoft founder Bill Gates among his fans and students. Gates has described Sal…Read More