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PARC research activities, new innovations witnessed

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB A awards held STAFF REPORT ISB: A group of electronic and print media of Islamabad and Rawalpindi region has witnessed research activi- ties of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) Rawal Watershed Field Sta- tion at Sitrameel and Crop Disease Research Institute (CDRI) Murree during their exposure visit to these research establishments. The aim of the exposure visit was to acquaint the me- dia about agri-research and development activities being carried out at…Read More

PARC research activities, new innovations witnessed

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article image ISLAMABAD: A group of electronic and print media of Islamabad and Rawalpindi region has witnessed research activities of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) Rawal Watershed Field Station at Sitrameel and Crop Disease Research Institute (CDRI) Murree during their exposure visit to these research establishments. The aim of the exposure visit was to acquaint the media about agri-research and development activities being carried out at these…Read More

FATA varsity to start academic activities soon

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: University of FATA is expected to start its academic activities from Fall2016 while Gwadar University and Sub-Campus of University of Balochistan at Zhob are expected to start their academic activities by the year 2017. According to an official source, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has submitted the concept paper of the project of establishment of Gwadar University and subcampus of University of Balochistan at Zhob to the Planning Commission this month for…Read More

FATA varsity to start academic activities soon

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: University of FATA is expected to start its academic activities from Fall2016 while Gwadar University and Sub-Campus of University of Balochistan at Zhob are expected to start their academic activities by the year 2017. According to an official source, Higher Education Commission (HEC) has submitted the concept paper of the project of establishment of Gwadar University and subcampus of University of Balochistan at Zhob to the Planning Commission…Read More

Augmented human activities have created devastating declines in biodiversity: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT BANNU: The Nation heritage of biological diversity is an irreplaceable source; the quality of life of our future generations depends on our preservation of plant and species. This was stated by the speakers while addressing a one day workshop on "Biodiversity Conservation for Sustainable Development" organized by weekly Technology Times in collaboration with University of Science and Technology, Bannu (USTB) to enhance awareness and understanding of issues related…Read More

PTCL at front row in flood relief activities

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Telecommunication Company Limited (PTCL), prime telecommunication and ICT Company of Pakistan is leading from front in social sector as it strives for relief efforts in flood hit area. PTCL has established medical camp to provide health care facilities and first aid to the victims of the flood. PTCL in collaboration with local authorities and Pakistan Army has mobilized its resources by setting up medical camps comprising of PTCL doctors and medical staff equipped…Read More

Agricultural research activities in Pakistan

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article image Pakistan has a national agricultural research system (NARS) consisting of federal as well as provincial research institutions. Overall, there are 74 research establishments at the federal level and 106 research institutions/agricultural research stations at provincial level. Each province has its own commodity based/multidisciplinary agricultural research institutes/research stations and substations that cover crops, livestock, forestry, and in some cases, fisheries. There are 63…Read More

IST organises World Space Week with multiple activities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Institute of Space Technology has recently organized a four-day activities to celebrate the World Space Week at its campus at Islamabad. Purpose of this activity was to generating space awareness among the general public and students from a large number of schools and colleges of the twin cities and surrounding areas. The theme of event for the year 2014 is "Space: Guiding Your Way". With this theme, the World Space Week highlighted the benefits of…Read More

World Space Week Activities in Pakistan

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article image Institute Of Space Technology is organizing a four day activity based program to celebrate World Space Week at its campus at Islamabad from 6th to 10th November 2014, with a view to generate space awareness among the general public and students from a large number of schools and colleges of the twin cities and surrounding areas. World Space Week (WSW) is celebrated in accordance with the United Nation's General Assembly's declaration of 1999. The Third United Nations Conference on the…Read More

HEC rises to harmonise provinces edu activities

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The Higher Education Commission (HEC) has agreed to hold wide consultations with the provinces in order to ensure that activities undertaken by the provinces are in harmony with the provisions of the Constitution of Pakistan, especially Articles 153 and 154. The decision has been taken during a meeting recently held at the HEC Secretariat with the HEC Chairman Prof. Dr. Mukhtar Ahmed in the chair. The commission discussed the higher education sector in post-18th…Read More