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Terrorist identification in social network

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article image The word terrorist network is not new people have been talking about terror networks long before September 11, 2001 despite the discrediting of some of the claims. Despite the new developments in network analysis and network theories. According to United States Department of State Publication Bureau of Counterterrorism reports that was released in July 2017 […]…Read More

Telenor Pakistan wins Social Responsibility Award

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article image Telenor Pakistan was awarded the Shaukat Khanum Social Responsibility Award 2016 for its remarkable sustainability initiatives towards socioeconomic uplift of underprivileged citizens of Pakistan. The photo shows Chairman SKMCH&RC, Imran Khan presenting the award to Habiba Sardar, from the Telenor Pakistan Sustainability team. Telenor Pakistan has won the award for the sixth consecutive time.…Read More

Use of social media and internet is at its peak

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article image Social media cannot be controlled and is irrepressible in Pakistan until all social media websites avail the license from PTA. Social Media Can’t be Controlled in Pakistan told PTA to Public Accounts Committee (PAC) meeting headed by its Chairman Syed Khursheed Shah. Pakistan Telecommunication Authority exposed that for creating awareness about use of social media […]…Read More

Educate yourself regarding social media to become a ‘Cyberhero’

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Telenor Group together with Telenor Pakistan is launching a social media campaign to support its 2020 goal of educating four million children in online safety practices. The campaign ‘Be a Cyberhero’ will be launched in 13 international markets. Half a billion children in Asia projected to have Internet access by 2020. Telenor first supported Stop […]…Read More

FIA starts action against misuse of social media

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article image ISLAMABAD: Even before the enactment of Prevention of Electronic Crimes (PEC) Act 2016, public bodies have started filing complaints with the Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) against individuals for alleged misuse of social media to defame the organisation and its management. The latest complaint has been filed by Comsats Institute of Information Technology (CIIT) Lahore against a former employee for using Facebook for "instigating and misleading the…Read More

Microsoft briefs media on broad-based social initiatives

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Microsoft Pakistan has recently briefed the media about its Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) initiatives with particular emphasis on the upcoming employability portal being created by Microsoft. The briefing was made by General Manager of Microsoft NEPA region, Leila Surhan, and Country Manager of Microsoft Pakistan Nadeem Malik. Another vital initiative orchestrated by Microsoft Pakistan is the "Internet safety and security campaign". Under this…Read More

Innovation and applied research imperative for social reformation: Experts

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU) held a two-day conference entailing eminent social scientists from all over the country to deliberate for social reformation and identify areas of improvement in research and academia in order to strengthen the foundations of the society. The members underlined the need of improvement in the field of sociologies. They called for laying more prominent spotlight on research hypotheses. Interpretative strategies ought to likewise be…Read More

Scientific research and innovation is necessary for social development

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: An important lecture titled as How Pakistan can promote scientific research for human development’ was held in University of Karachi (UoK) by Department of Social Sciences, UoK. The lecture was part of series planned by the department for the sake of uplifting of social sector through scientific research. Director, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) UoK, Prof Dr M Iqbal Chaudhary was present on the occasion. He stressed on the need…Read More

Scientific research and innovation is necessary for social development

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: An important lecture titled as How Pakistan can promote scientific research for human development’ was held in University of Karachi (UoK) by Department of Social Sciences, UoK. The lecture was part of series planned by the department for the sake of uplifting of social sector through scientific research. Director, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS) UoK, Prof Dr M Iqbal Chaudhary was present on the occasion. He stressed on the need…Read More

Mobilink commited to uplift social sector through ICT

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Mobilink, leading telecom player has joined hands with Pakistan Centre for Philanthropy (PCP) for promoting education through Information Communication Technology (ICT). An official agreement was signed in a ceremony. According to the agreement Mobilink will establish six ICT labs in schools under NGOs umbrella across the Pakistan. The project is bannered as Make Your Mark (MYM)’. This programme is fundamentally an ICT enhancement project aimed to aggravate the…Read More