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France puts ban on Pak students for doctoral studies

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STAFF REPORT ISB: In a surprising move, France has banned Pakistani students from pursuing doctoral level studies in the field of Nuclear Science, Agriculture and Dairy. "We have been informed that the French government has slapped ban on Pakistani students for getting doctoral level studies in the fields of nuclear science, agriculture and dairy sectors," Higher Education Commission (HEC) Chairman Dr Mukhtar Ahmed has informed the National Assembly Standing Committee on Education…Read More

From Pakistan to Texas, doctoral student wants to master the flower

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article image By Kathleen PhillipsCOLLEGE STATION - Fragrance. That and the potential to boost his country’s economy are what brought a student halfway around the world to learn about horticulture at Texas AandM University.Roses, it turns out, are as popular in Pakistan as in the US, albeit for slightly different reasons. And those reasons are what has Pakistani Gulzar Akhtar will be searching for answers for the next six months under the mentorship of Dr. David Byrne, Texas AandM AgriLife Research rose…Read More