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Sindh govt installing surveillance cameras to fight crime

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The provincial government would introduce 10,000 surveillance cameras at various areas of Karachi under the safe city project to battle criminal exercises in the city said special Assistant to Sindh Chief Minister for Information Science and Technology Dr. Sikandar Ali Shoro. Dr. Sikandar Ali Shoro has said this while delivering his speech as a chief […]…Read More

Pest control labs can fight insect-borne diseases

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International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) has opened nuclear pest control labs to fight disease spreading insect and pests and damage crop. Sterile Insect Technique (SIT), a nuclear technique of insect birth control using radiation to sterilize male insects, nurtured in bulky numbers and released in a target area for mating with wild females. This SIT […]…Read More

Ufone supports Rizq to fight hunger and reduce food wastage

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article image Lahore, June 7, 2017: Ramazan is a time of reflection and kindness. Continuing on its tradition of supporting estimable people and institutions, which in turn help the less fortunate in Pakistan, Ufone is supporting Rizq, a social entrepreneur project, this Ramazan. Rizq was started in April 2015 by a group of friends who met at […]…Read More

Artificial neurons breakthrough in neurological disorder fight

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Human brain is complicated. The chief component of it is a stimulated cell neuron which receives information, process it and convey it to other cells by means of electrical and chemical signals. The unmitigated figure of these fundamental cells and multitudinous analogy between them is the ultimate power source of the human mind. It is further supplemented by genetic programming and personal experience. The scientists and researchers have successfully…Read More

Coca-Cola extends funding to fight climate change

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Coca-Cola Foundation and World Wide Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pak) have taken joint initiatives for environmental sustainability and natural conservation. Coca-Cola has moved to intensify the mutual bond of cooperation by approving grant of $ 90,500 for year 2015-16. According to the Coca-Cola sources this project is the longest running corporate funded project designed for environmental sustainability. It is pertinent to mention here that the project was launched in year 2008…Read More

Unilever, WWF-Pak become allies to fight Climate Change

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Climate change is one of the serious challenges Pakistan is facing that has number of detrimental traces on various domains including food security, agriculture, human health etc. The World Wide Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pak), the agency working on environment and biodiversity as focus areas, has come closer to Unilever Pakistan according to a mutual deal to cooperate for joint initiatives pertaining to nature conservation by increasing tree plantation through their programmes…Read More

Unilever, WWF-Pak become allies to fight Climate Change

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Climate change is one of the serious challenges Pakistan is facing that has number of detrimental traces on various domains including food security, agriculture, human health etc. The World Wide Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pak), the agency working on environment and biodiversity as focus areas, has come closer to Unilever Pakistan according to a mutual deal to cooperate for joint initiatives pertaining to nature conservation by increasing tree plantation through their programmes in…Read More

IFC to assist Pakistan fight with energy crisis

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STAFF REPORT ISB: The International Finance Corporation (IFC), a member of the World Bank Group has vowed to cooperate Pakistan to address the long held energy crisis. IFC announced to invest $50 million in Gulpur Hydropower Project that will generate 100MW electricity. The Gulpur project is developed by subsidiary of Korea South East Power Co. Ltd (KOSEP) i.e. Mira Power Limited and is the first venture in Pakistan. Wiebke Schloemer, IFC Regional Industry Head for Infrastructure,…Read More

ALL PROVINCES PLEDGE TO SUPPORT FEDERAL GOVERNMENT FIGHT AGAINST CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACTS

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article image Staff Report ISD: Federal Minister for Climate Change Mushahid Ullah Khan was overwhelmed with support from all provincial governments in implementation of first climate change policy in the country which was approved in 2012. .First meeting on the implantation of Climate Change policy was held at the Ministry of Climate Change which was presided by Mushahid Ullah Khan. Elite representatives and focal persons of all provinces including Azad Jammu Kashmir and Gilgit-Baltistan attended the…Read More