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Capital city prone to serious health hazard, PCRWR report

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Residents of capital city are prone to serious health hazard due to lack of proper disposal of municipal waste has intensified the microbial contamination of drinking water in Islamabad. No improvement since 2,000 has been seen in water quality of Islamabad, according to latest water quality analysis of major cities of Pakistan-2015-16. Pakistan Council for […]…Read More

PCRWR active to provide safe drinking water to capital

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Senate Standing Committee on Science and Technology has directed to check water of all filtration plants installed in Islamabad Capital City to Pakistan Council for Research and Water Resources (PCRWR) on monthly basis to ensure safe drinking water to inhabitants. Chairman PCRWR briefed the committee that they have quality of 15 plants was found safe […]…Read More

Preston Entrepreneurial Challenge “PEC 17” concludes in the Capital

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article image NUML University, Islamabad grabbed 1st position in the mega competition. Second position was won by NUST, Islamabad followed by Superior College, Lahore which stood 3rd in the competition. ISLAMABAD (PR): Preston University Islamabad organized an All Pakistan Inter University Business Plan Competition titled “Preston Entrepreneurial Challenge PEC17” with the Slogan “PUR DAM HAI AGAR TU TOU NAHI […]…Read More

Federal capital to have national skills university

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government has mulled to establish a National Skills University in the federal capital. Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has directed the Ministry of Federal Education and Professional Training to immediately consider the feasibility in this regard. The initiative should be taken to address the shortage of skilled human resource at all levels. Under the umbrella of the National Skills University, skills development centres in Karachi, Hyderabad, Quetta, Gwadar,…Read More

Venture Capital Funds boosting required to develop cyber entrepreneurship in Pak

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article image Adeel Lakhani is a Finance and CIS Graduate from Kelley School of Business, Indiana University, USA. He has vast experience of cyber entrepreneurship. He founded web development firm, managed fast food chain successfully, and now is running his cyber business of one of the largest online DVD Stores of Pakistan i.e. dvddirect.com that has collection of over 13,000 titles. Adeel shared his views with Technology Times in a recent interview Tell us briefly about yourself and…Read More

Capital University of S&T bill approved

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Staff Report ISB: The National Assembly (NA) of Pakistan`s lower house has approved the bill for the establishment of Capital University of Science and Technology. The university will be run by private sector and the executive Board of Governors (BOG). It is part of leading educational network, Punjab Group of Colleges (PGC). The Capital University of Science and Technology will be a corporate organization having main campus in Islamabad and could establish its sub campuses in various…Read More

NA approves Capital University of Science & Technology bill

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article image Staff Report ISD: The National Assembly (NA) of Pakistan`s lower house has approved the bill for the establishment of Capital University of Science and Technology. The university will be run by private sector and the executive Board of Governors (BOG). It is part of leading educational network, Punjab Group of Colleges (PGC). The Capital University of Science and Technology will be a corporate organization having main campus in Islamabad and could establish its sub campuses in various…Read More

Seminar for nourishing human capital against climate change

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Speakers at a seminar have urged the need for protecting, sustaining and nourishing human capital in view of its direct conflict with climate change. They said human health was directly impacted by climate change, which also indirectly effects food quality, ecology and industry. The seminar titled "Making Use of Natural and Human Capital" was arranged by SDPI. SDPI Board of Governors members and researchers including Mome Saleem, Sadia Ishfaq, Shakeel…Read More

Ending starvation in capital venture

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IT GOES without saying that the concept of venture investments has positively proved its worth in the wake of remarkable growth and development in the modern world. Ranging from the ordinary sector to the science and technology, information, defence areas and even the space programmes have now started witnessing the major role of venture investments. Particularly, India, China, Korea and Japan are the rising nations who have registered a remarkable progress especially in the…Read More