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Hybrid rice scientists from China arrives to train 30 local scientists

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A group of Chinese agriculture experts, comprising 12 hybrid rice scientists, arrived to train local scientist and farmers on hybrid rice cultivation technologies to improve per acre crop productivity. About 30 Pakistani agriculture scientists, selected from all the four provinces will be trained by Chinese scientists and provincial field extension departments on hybrid rice cultivation. […]…Read More

Improving local certified potato seed via tissue culture

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Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) on Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on Pakistani Potato has placed a recommendation for improvement of local quality certified seed using tissue culture. To enhance per acre crop production for sustainable agriculture development it asked in the meeting for beginning a National Potato Institute in the country. The initiative to increasing […]…Read More

Youtube accessible with local version

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: YouTube is now accessible throughout Pakistan with a new PK trademark.The Youtube PK, which is believed to be a local version is accessible throughout the country without any proxy or VPN. Localised versions of the website is not something new, Google’s subsidiary, Youtube has been offering local contents with an option of local language in many parts of the world.Local version presents country specific popular content on home page and the most watched content surface…Read More

YouTube launches local versions in Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka, offering a tailored video experience to users

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article image Press Release: YouTube announced that it has just launched localised versions in Nepal,Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. This launch provides Internet users in those countries with a more tailored YouTube experience to find high quality local content so they can be informed, entertained, educated and inspired by content for their own culture and language, while continuing to access the wide array of content on the world’s largest online video platform. Now, users visiting…Read More

Dual Degree Controversy: HEC nods to accredit local CIIT degree

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The much of debate of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) double degree controversy is delineated as the Governing Body of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has chosen to perceive and verify just local degree and transcript recompensed by the COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) under double degree system dispatched as a team with the Lancaster University, UK, and that as well after culmination of degree prerequisites and accreditation…Read More

Dual Degree Controversy: HEC nods to accredit local CIIT degree

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The much of debate of COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) double degree controversy is delineated as the Governing Body of the Higher Education Commission (HEC) has chosen to perceive and verify just local degree and transcript recompensed by the COMSATS Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) under double degree system dispatched as a team with the Lancanster University, UK, and that as well after culmination of degree prerequisites and accreditation by…Read More

UAF inaugurates local food enterprise in attempt to develop entrepreneurial abilities in students

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article image STAFF REPORT FAISALABAD: University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) scholars hold an event to mark the inauguration of a food enterprise developed by UAF Food Sciences scholars to fulfill the sustenance needs of the boarding students of the university. According to the sources, the company will supply healthy, hygienic foods to hostels at affordable charges. Vice Chancellor UAF, Prof Dr Iqrar Ahmad Khan while addressing on the occasion said, "UAF was taking all measures to…Read More

Local adaptation against climate change stressed

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A one-Day consultative workshop was sorted out for the improvement of Local Adaptation arrangement of Action for region Lahore. The workshop was organized by Oxfam, one of the main NGO working in enhanced parts including environmental change, feasible advancement, and neediness easing. About 17 participants from various government departments including Environment (EPD), irrigation, agriculture, emergency service 1122, On-Farm Water Management, Forest and University…Read More

Local adaptation against climate change stressed

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A one-Day consultative workshop was sorted out for the improvement of Local Adaptation arrangement of Action for region Lahore. The workshop was organized by Oxfam, one of the main NGO working in enhanced parts including environmental change, feasible advancement and neediness easing. About 17 participants from various government departments including Environment (EPD), irrigation, agriculture, emergency service 1122, On-Farm Water Management, Forest and University of…Read More