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UVAS holds walk, debate & poster competitions as part of HEC’s 15 years celebrations

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PR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore arranged various activities including a motivational walk, debate and poster competitions with the theme of Battling Terrorism with Knowledge here on Thursday as part of Higher Education Commission (HEC) 15 year celebrations / role and contribution of higher education institutions in national development. Pro Vice-Chancellor […]…Read More

Pakistani student taking part in LIYSF- London

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Pakistan High Commission London has given a reception to 25 students achiever of government schools from across the Pakistan selected under “Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS)” project of Pakistan Science Foundation Ministry of Science and Technology, Islamabad.  Each year the “Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS)” select talented 300 students across Pakistan who have had matriculation […]…Read More

SDGs part of Pakistan development agenda

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article image ISLAMABAD: Federal Minister for Climate Change, Zahid Hamid has said that Pakistan is fully committed to the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) 2030. Addressing the inaugural session of a two-day National Roundtable conference on Sustainable Consumption and Production (SCP) National Action Plan the federal minister said, "On February 19, Pakistan registered a history and became the first country in the world whose National Assembly passed a…Read More

Investment part of solution to energy crisis: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT SWABI: Speakers at the recently concluded three-day International Conference on Next Generation Energy Technologies (ICONGET) 2016 at Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIK) of Engineering Sciences and Technology said that Pakistan has great potential to produce energy. They said that the available resources should be used in a result-oriented way by the government. Funded by Higher Education Commission, the conference was organised by GIK and South Dakota State University…Read More

Investment part of solution to energy crisis Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT SWABI: Speakers at the recently concluded three-day International Conference on Next Generation Energy Technologies (ICONGET) 2016 at Ghulam Ishaq Khan Institute (GIK) of Engineering Sciences and Technology said that Pakistan has great potential to produce energy. They said that the available resources should be used in a result-oriented way by the government. Funded by Higher Education Commission, the conference was organised by GIK and South Dakota State University (…Read More

Students take part in workshop on technology

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STAFF REPORT KHI: To acquaint schoolchildren of Orangi with a sound technological base, a new media art workshop titled Technology for Life’ has been organised by the Karachi Biennale 2017, in collaboration with the Orangi Pilot Project and Goethe Institut, Karachi. Eight graders from different private schools in Orangi were part of the workshop which was conducted by Stephen Kovats and Wolfgang Spahn who have worked in Sudan and Indonesia on similar projects. The workshop saw the…Read More

Efforts on to make Pakistan part of global digital economy

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Minister of State for ITandT Anusha Rehman has said the government is following the agenda to make Pakistan a progressive member of the growing global digital economy. "For this purpose, we are continuously pooling in resources with the very responsive private sector to strengthen our digital foundation through effective public private partnerships," she said while inaugurating the Mobilink Digital Innovation Lab. The lab is an innovation centre where…Read More

Logistic, Tech Park to be built as part of CPEC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The government has the plan to establish the Pak-China Science, Technology, Commerce and Logistic Park in Islamabad at the cost of $1.5 billion. Federal Minister for Science and Technology Rana Tanveer Hussain said the Pak-China Science, Technology, Commerce and Logistic Park would be established in Islamabad at the cost of $1.5 billion. "The park would be set up as part of the China-Pakistan Economic Corridor and it would serve as a platform for…Read More

Young Pak scientist takes part in discovery of gravitational waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After Pakistan-born scientist Dr Nergis Mavalvala made waves for being a member of the team of scientists that discovered gravitational waves (ripples in space and time hypothesised by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago), it has emerged another Pakistani was also part of the team. Imran Khan from Peshawar has been known to have worked with a team of scientists at Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) that recorded gravitational waves for…Read More

Young Pak scientist takes part in discovery of gravitational waves

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: After Pakistan-born scientist Dr Nergis Mavalvala made waves for being a member of the team of scientists that discovered gravitational waves (ripples in space and time hypothesised by physicist Albert Einstein a century ago), it has emerged another Pakistani was also part of the team. Imran Khan from Peshawar has been known to have worked with a team of scientists at Laser Interferometer Gravitational-wave Observatory (LIGO) that recorded gravitational waves for the…Read More