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Pakistani students prefer IT in SAAR university

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MONITORING REPORT ISB: As the Saarc-established South Asian University (SAU) has started its fifth academic session, admission trends suggest that students from Pakistan have preferred computer science and those from Nepal opted for biotechnology. SAU Acting President, Rajeev K. Saxena, attributed the preference of Nepalese students to lack of advanced facilities in biotechnology in their country and that of Pakistani students to the general tilt towards information technology. The…Read More

Ravi river farmers prefer cultivating strawberry

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The trend of cultivating strawberry is surging among farmers living in the riverine belt of the River Chenab as cultivators are much content with its profit ratio as compared to traditional crops.The traditional crops of the single-cropping belt located on both banks of the river are wheat and vegetables. Local farmers have been cultivating the two crops since generations, but they have now started cultivating strawberry as an alternative crop for the last few years."The…Read More