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Smart monitoring of Punjab schools’ condition: PITB

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Punjab Information Technology Board (PITB) to start smart monitoring of schools for improving condition of schools following in the 36 districts of the Punjab province. The latest evaluation by Programme Monitoring and Implementation Unit (PMIU) resulted in improved enrollment of students along with presence of teachers and accessibility of essential utilities. Dr. Umar Saif Chairman […]…Read More

Potassium (K) mandatory for plants under drought condition

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article image Potassium is one of the major nutrients which is required for the plant growth and development. It is the most essential element in plant’s life as it increases root growth and contributes for water relations of plants making them to survive under drought conditions. Potassium is critically needed for maintaining water relations of plant, activating enzymes, supporting photosynthetic systems, translocating sugars and starch out of the leaves. The plants take up potassium in ionic form…Read More

Arfa Karims lab at school in bad condition

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article image The computer lab at the Govt Girls High School, Chak 2-JB, Ramdiwali, which was set up on the desire of Arfa Karim, the world’s youngest Microsoft Certified Professional, is in a bad shape. Arfa passed away at the age of about 17 in Lahore on Jan 14, 2012, after a brief illness. According to details, the girl students at the school are given education only through computer books while standing in the lab. Some of the students told the scribe that the computers in the lab are out…Read More

Does Pakistan provide optimum condition for endemicity of fasciolosis?

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article image Fasciolosis is a parasitic disease, caused by Fasciola (F.) hepatica and F. gigantica, commonly called as liver fluke. These are leaf shaped, pointed from the back and wider from the front, although the shape may vary. They have an ability to infect livers of many animals as well as humans. The species of genus Faciola are prevalent throughout the world and affect more than 600 million animals and 2.4 million humans. It has been reported that 0.07 kg/week of the live body weight of…Read More

Does Pakistan provide optimum condition for endemicity of Fasciolosis?

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article image FASCIOLOSIS IS a parasitic disease caused by Fasciola (F.) hepatica and F. gigantic, commonly called as liver fluke. These are leaf shaped, pointed from the back and wider from the front, although the shape may vary. They have ability to infect livers of many animals including humans. The species of genus Faciola are prevalent throughout the world and affect more than 600 million animals and 2.4 million humans. It has been reported that 0.07 kg/week of the live body weight of animals is…Read More