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Who will rise against corruption?

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article image In his historic speech delivered to the first Constitution Assembly of Pakistan on 11th August 1947, Mohammad Ali Jinnah identified the first duty of his government as the maintenance of law and order and defined his second priority in the following words: "One of the biggest curses from which India is suffering is bribery and corruption. That really is a poison. We must put that down with an iron hand and I hope that you will take adequate measure as soon as it is possible for this…Read More

Cyber entrepreneurship on rise in Pakistan: Malik Waqas

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article image Malik Waqas is a graduate from Regents University, London and is founder of Paksitan`s foremost and pioneer food ordering platform justeatislamabad.com. He is dynamic cyber entrepreneur and under his patron-ship the website has garnered enormous response in short span. He shared his experiences with Technology Times in a recent interview Tell us briefly about yourself and highlights of your career? My name is Malik Waqas, I am a 26 years old graduate from Regents University,…Read More

Naseeb Networks funds rise to $6.5 million

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article image Staff Report LHR: Naseeb Networks, parent company of largest Pakistani employment site Rozee.pk has recently unveiled that its funds have been enhanced to an amount of $6.5 million. It became possible because of series C funding round led by Vostok Nafta and Piton Capital, bringing the company’s total venture funding to $8.5 Million. Monis Rahman, CEO Naseeb Networks said, "As talent continues to move online at a rapid pace in emerging markets, businesses need increasingly…Read More

Naseeb Networks funds rise to $6.5 million

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article image Staff Report LHR: Naseeb Networks, parent company of largest Pakistani employment site Rozee.pk has recently unveiled that its funds have been enhanced to an amount of $6.5 million. It became possible because of series C funding round led by Vostok Nafta and Piton Capital, bringing the company’s total venture funding to $8.5 Million. Monis Rahman, CEO Naseeb Networks said, "As talent continues to move online at a rapid pace in emerging markets, businesses need increasingly…Read More

Cotton prices rise on steady demand for best quality

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Official spot rates recovered more due to the rising demand for best quality of cotton by the spinners and mills as the official spot rate picked up further Rs 50 to Rs 4,750.In the ready session, around 10,000 bales of cotton changed hands between Rs 4600-5000, experts said. In Sindh, prices recovered overnight, gaining Rs 100 to Rs 1600 and Rs 2300, in Punjab price of low type also rose by Rs 100 to Rs 2100, however, the good type shed Rs 50 to Rs 2600, they said.…Read More

Pakistan Internet Users Growth Rate on the Rise

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Pakistan’s growth rate of internet users is second highest in SAARC countries in accordance with its population. In Pakistan, the internet user’s growth rate is on the rise through the services of broadband internet and mobile phone services. According to Internet Service Providers Association of Pakistan (ISPAK), the estimated internet users have reached 25 million in the country, Among 25 million internet users, more than 15 million of them avail internet services through mobile phones…Read More

Massive deforestation causing rise in Islamabad

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Meteorologists and environmental experts have termed the rapid urbanisation, developmental work and massive deforestation as the main cause of rising temperature in Islamabad. According to them, Pakistan is already among the top ten countries where unusual weather patterns are making major environment impacts, and the situation may further deteriorate in the coming years if attention is not paid to issues related to climate change. Former Pakistan Environmental…Read More

Alarming rise in genetic diseases in Pakistan

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article image GENE IS a unit of inheritance in a living organism. These are inhabitant of all information that is necessary to build up a cell, maintain its normal function and pass down genetic information onto the next generations. According to Human Genome Project, it is estimated that there are 20,000 to 25,000 protein-coding genes in human DNA. Human DNA is made up of four nucleic bases namely Adenine, Cytosine, Thymine and Guanine; abbreviated as A, C, T and G respectively. The precise order of As,…Read More

Need to rise to situation

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What kind of relationship remains between the public entity - Trading Corporation of Pakistan - and mighty cartel of sugar mills on the payments issue, the core victim on either way were the sugarcane farmers who all the time have to bear the brunt. On one hand they face a lot in securing provision of water for their sugarcane crop at the preliminary stages, while on the other hand they are forced to run from pillar to post to get their payments from the millers, who are always in the habit of…Read More