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SC permits telcos to issue 8 SIMs on a single CNIC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The telecommunication companies had severe concern over Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) limit of issuance of 5 SIM cards on a single CNIC as Zong had earlier on filed a petition in the court couple of months ago. The Supreme Court has now allowed a maximum of 8 mobile SIMS including three data SIMs and 5 normal SIMs. It is relevant to mention that 3-years ago, the Supreme Court had directed PTA to reduce the number of SIMs registration against a single…Read More

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SC permits telcos to issue 8 SIMs on a single CNIC

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: The telecommunication companies had severe concern over Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) limit of issuance of 5 SIM cards on a single CNIC as Zong had earlier on filed a petition in the court couple of months ago. The Supreme Court has now allowed a maximum of 8 mobile SIMS including three data SIMs and 5 normal SIMs. It is relevant to mention that 3-years ago, the Supreme Court had directed PTA to reduce the number of SIMs registration against a single CNIC…Read More

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Capitalizing upto 3.5% of GDP in S,T&I can be "the game changer": Sc. Wizard

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article image Ahsan Jamil THE SCIENTISTS play a critical role in national development and manifest their vitality on number of national level issues by prompting policy makers in right direction in order to take viable long sighted decisions instead of hasty myopic strategies that look good option in a frame but as the decades pass; adversities tend to dominate vivaciously. Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) recently hold a meeting of eminent scientists to review the improvements of SandT sector…Read More

SC revives ICH by nullifying LHC verdict

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The Supreme Court of Pakistan has nullified the Lahore High Court’s interim decision that had suspended the International Clearing House and remanding the ICH case back to the Competition Commission of Pakistan and ruled that the LHC was not mandated to suspend this House. The apex court also said that the ICH case should be heard in accordance with the law.It may be mentioned here that the LHC had suspended the ICH after a local telecom operator filed a petition against…Read More

Pakistan among top 10 nations with Sc Academies

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan is among the top ten nations which have academies to promote science and technology in the country, by collaborative efforts of young researchers of Pakistan from all science disciplines under the guidance of senior scientists. The National Academy of Young Scientists (NAYS), established in 2009 in Pakistan, is working for propagation and development of science in the country.The first national young academy was established in Germany with name Die Junge Akademie (the…Read More

Revival of Nano-Sc and Tech Commission urged

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: Ministry of Science and Technology Secretary Akhlaq Tarar has said that by 2015, nanotechnology will have a market share of $3 billion. Following an initial investment for developing science and technology in the country, a resource constraint has set in and finances are being diverted to other projects.He said this while addressing a recently held one-day on "Nanotechnology and Stakeholders in Pakistan" in Islamabad to emphasize the importance of developing…Read More

PTA orders blocking sc and alous websites

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB:  The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has ordered all Internet Service Providers (ISPs) to block numerous scandalous internet sites, specifically the audio recording of a sensual conversation between two sitting parliamentarians.The footage of a press conference in which a lady TV artist claimed that she and a man working with a state organisation have secretly got married and they have a son, is also to be blocked.In an email directive to all ISPs issued by Mohammad…Read More