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Zong 4G to lead Pakistan into a new digitized age

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Zong 4G escorting Pakistan into a new digital age that is a transformative cultural philosophy to line up with values of its organization. The company aims to lead a technological revolution in Pakistan and to do so should clarify the unbridled innovative potential of organization. The central value of this transformative cultural standard is “Responsibility […]…Read More

LEAD organises debrief to raise climate change awareness

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan, an NGO, has recently organized a debrief on COP21 to discuss the outcome of COP21 and way forward. Arif Ahmed Khan, Secretary, Ministry of Climate Change, was the chief guest at the occasion while Hina Lotia, Director Programmes, LEAD Pakistan, highlighted the objectives of debrief and the deliberations. It is important to note that COP21, also known as the Paris Climate Conference 2015 successfully reached…Read More

LEAD offers fellowships to professionals

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan under its flagship Leadership Development Programme (LDP) has invited applications for fellowships from junior to mid-level professionals belonging to different sectors in Pakistan. According to the details, since 50 per cent of mankind is now urbanised, the battle for economic growth, climate change, poverty alleviation and health of communities will be lost and won in cities in the 21st century.Given its vital…Read More

LEAD offers fellowships to professionals

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Leadership for Environment and Development (LEAD) Pakistan under its flagship Leadership Development Programme (LDP) has invited applications for fellowships from junior to mid-level professionals belonging to different sectors in Pakistan. According to the details, since 50 per cent of mankind is now urbanised, the battle for economic growth, climate change, poverty alleviation and health of communities will be lost and won in cities in the 21st century. Given its…Read More

Arsenic, lead increasing in Indus River water

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Amount of arsenic and lead is increasing in the water of Indus River at an alarming stage, reveals a recent independent research. About 70 water samples were collected from 70 different locations of upper Indus basin, glaciated valleys, and nallas from Gilgit/Biltistan. Highest sampling elevation was 4683 m near Khunjrab Pass by lowest about 76 m after Hyderabad city, the report said. At 24 places water coming from glaciated valley or nalas showed…Read More

Climate change and the Lead Poisoning are most intimidating challenges

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article image CLIMATE CHANGE and its devastating effects are evident in developing countries. There are many emerging issues related to climate change, but a very little attention seems to have been given on its impact on metals and the polluting environment. The change in environmental factors such as temperature, precipitation and salinity will unavoidably affect the toxicity, characteristics, behavior and distribution of trace metals. Increase or decrease of any climate change parameter would cause…Read More

Problem solving research can lead Pakistan towards betterment: Dr Talat

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article image Dr Talat Naseer Pasha is the incumbent VC of UVAS. He holds PhD. degree in Animal Nutrition from University of West Virginia, USA. Dr Talat has over 35 years of experience in academia, research and administration. He has supervised over 120 postgraduate students. He is an eminent researcher and has published over 80 research papers in internationally renowned journals. He has also won twelve international research grants for two projects.Prof. Pasha had been conferred Sitara-i-Imitiaz…Read More

Pakistan capable to lead ICT world from the front: Amir

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article image Amir Malik is currently leading Comsats Internet Services as Chief Executive Officer. He carries with him a long and rich experience of diverse fields of ICTs while remaining in senior positions in various organisations of both public and private sectors. During his recent interview with Technology Times, he spoke in detail about his future plans as well as the ICT potential in the countr. Q1: Tell us briefly the highlights of your background? Ans: I am currently working as…Read More

LEAD Pakistan, Punjab P&D hold policy dialogue

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STAFF REPORT LHR: LEAD Pakistan and the Planning and Development Department Punjab have recently organized a policy dialogue on "Addressing Pakistan’s Food and Water Security Challenge in a Changing Climate" in Lahore. The policy dialogue was chaired by CEO LEAD-Pakistan Ali Tauqeer Sheikh and Chairman Planning and Development Department M Irfan Elahi and. The dialogue was based on two-policy briefs developed based on thorough research and presented by LEAD Pakistan. The first…Read More

Zong takes lead in promoting domestic cricket

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STAFF REPORT KHI: Zong (China Mobile) has sponsorship the recently held National T20 Cup 2014 (Regional Cup) which was participated by as many as 17 teams from all regions of Pakistan. Apart from being the major sponsor of the tournament, Zong has also sponsored five major teams, which are representing four provinces; Lahore Eagles, Karachi Zebras, Peshawar Panthers, Quetta Bears, and a federal team; Islamabad Leopards. "Zong is immensely pleased and excited about sponsoring one…Read More