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Karachi-like water scarcity looms large in Lahore

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Experts have warned of a Karachi-like water scarcity in Lahore due to over-abstraction of the water and the inordinate delay in implementing Punjab Municipal Water Act. To augment the water supply, the provincial government planned to introduce the Punjab Municipal Water Act and Punjab Drinking Water Policy in 2013. The Punjab Municipal Water Act and […]…Read More

Bigger is better: The developing pattern of large screen

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article image IN JANUARY 2014, phablets accounted for only 6 percent of used devices globally. However, by the end of that same year, phablet shipments in the Asia Pacific and Japan (APJ) region hit 12.6 million a year on year growth of 225 per cent. Phablets continue to grow at a staggering pace for 2015, holding 22 percent of smartphone share in the region- a phenomenal rate. So why has this demand taken off and who is driving it? In a country like Pakistan where consumers are keen to have…Read More

Karachi book fair attracts large visitors

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Massive turnout was witnessed during the fourth-day of 10th International Book Fair in Karachi as students along with their parents took advantage of the holiday and came out in large number to visit the event. The event was organised by Pakistan Book Sellers and Publishers Association. The visitors went to several stalls in the fair and took interest in the books displayed. Parents also applauded the efforts of the event organisers and said that they wait for this…Read More

14th ITCN Asia 2014 world exhibition pulls large crowd

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The 14th ITCN Asia 2014 Int’l Exhibition and Conferences held at the Karachi Expo Centre recently been concluded where a large number of local as well as international companies established their stalls and pavilions to showcase their products. Thousands of visitors turned up to the venue and apprised themselves of the ICT products, services, telecommunications equipments, systems, networking, IT solutions, software/programmes, office automation, multimedia…Read More

NUST computer project expo pulls large students

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A two-day computer project exhibition and competition (COMPEC) has recently been arranged at the NUST College of Mechanical and Electrical Engineering (EME). A large number of students from 40 universities from across the country participated and showcased their projects which included over five categories including electromechanical system, information system and communication system. The first prize of Rs50,000 went to the "Smart Stealth" project of the…Read More

Glow, PakWheels auto show pulls large crowd

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Glow by Warid, Pakistan’s premier youth brand along with PakWheel’s orchestrated the 2014 Lahore Auto Show, which has recently been held in Lahore. A huge crowd of families, youth and auto enthusiasts rushed to the Liberty Market for the auto show. The event showcased hundreds of attractive cars and bikes with the blend of past and latest models of auto vehicles. Purpose of the extravaganza to nurture the automotive industry in Pakistan, through a flashy…Read More

Science and technology exhibition at Youth Festival attracts large visitors

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article image SIDRA CHEEMA THE YOUTH Festival held recently at the Expo Centre in the Punjab’s metropolis has turned out to be a grand event of the province as it has become a major platform to showcase as well assess the level of talents of the young minds in various fields especially science and technology with innovations. The grand science and technology exhibition, the major segment of the Youth Festival, was organized under the aegis of Ministry of Science and Technology, which pulled a…Read More

Large-sized grey traffic setup unearthed

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) along with Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) unearthed a very large size grey traffic setup. According to an official, two people involved in the illegal trade were arrested. He was of the view that FIA has saved monthly Rs150 million last year. He said that joint team of FIA NR3C Lahore and PTA Lahore conducted raid at Gujrat and recovered a huge set up of illegal voice termination. A secret information was received…Read More

SAP workshop at NUST pulls large students

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The NUST Science Society (NSS) has recently organized an SAP (Structural Analysis Programme) Training Workshop at the School of Chemical and Materials Engineering (SCME), NUST H-12. The two-day workshop had invited students from all over NUST. The event was coordinated by NSS Executive Danish Pirzada and the resource person was Engineer Mohammad Bilal, a Civil Engineer who brought a diverse experience in construction, measurement engineering, quality analysis and…Read More

UVAS exhibition, job fair attract large visitors

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore has recently arranged an educational-industrial exhibition and job fair on its City Campus. Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industry President Sohail Lashari inaugurated the EIE and job fair while Big Birds Groups of Companies Chairman Abdul Basit was special guest while Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, a large number of industry representatives and students were present on the occasion. Over 60…Read More