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Silicon augmented resistance against plant stresses

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Different environmental factors such as light, temperature, water, humidity and nutrients work in an integrated fashion for better plant growth. However still certain types of pathogens and insects/pests remains a challenge and a major biological constraints of normal plant growth and development. Hence in order to get maximum benefit in terms of yield and growth […]…Read More

Dr. Atta stresses for more focus on knowledge economy

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: Famous Pakistani scientist Prof. Dr. Atta-ur-Rehman has said that Pakistan needs to rid itself of the constraints of a natural resource driven approach to socio-economic development and focus on strengthening the "triple helix" of the knowledge economy. He said this while addressing 1st International Conference on Bioscience and Biotechnology - 2016 under the theme of "Molecular Life Science for the Development in the 21st Century". The…Read More

Workshop stresses need for quality education

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: UNESCO, UNICEF and the Education Ministry have jointly organized the first national consultation workshop on Sustainable Development Goal for devising a roadmap and effective strategies to ensure quality education and meet the goals set for 2030 at the World Education Summit. The workshop was drawn upon the Framework for Action (FFA) Education 2030 adopted in November last by the UNESCO member states with the aim to supporting all countries to realize their own…Read More

International workshop stresses innovative application of ICT

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: An intensive international workshop focusing on Research Avenues ICT Potential Applications for the Country’ was held by CECOS University in collaboration with National ICT and RandD Fund. The objective of the workshop was to enumerate different applications of Information Communication Technology in a wide array of fields including power systems, cyber security, nanotechnology, fuel cells, and computational biology. The targeted audiences of the event were…Read More

International Workshop stresses innovative application of ICT

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article image STAFF REPORT PEW: An intensive international workshop focusing on Research Avenues ICT Potential Applications for the Country’ was held by CECOS University in collaboration with National ICT and RandD Fund. The objective of the workshop was to enumerate different applications of Information Communication Technology in a wide array of fields including power systems, cyber security, nanotechnology, fuel cells, and computational biology. The targeted audiences of the event were…Read More

IoBM stresses on entrepreneurial approach to diffuse energy crisis

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan`s greatest challenge in present day is the energy crisis which has spoiled major industries in number of ways. The rising unemployment, under achieved production from industries, shake of investors trust are few of the countless associated problems of this due to which Pakistan has faced serious damage. The Institute of Business Management (IoBM) also expressed grave concerns on the persisting energy crisis and organized a conference on Energy self-sufficiency…Read More

IoBM stresses on entrepreneurial approach to diffuse energy crisis

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Pakistan`s greatest challenge in present day is the energy crisis which has spoiled major industries in number of ways. The rising unemployment, under achieved production from industries, shake of investors trust are few of the countless associated problems of this due to which Pakistan has faced serious damage. The Institute of Business Management (IoBM) also expressed grave concerns on the persisting energy crisis and organized a conference on Energy self-sufficiency’ to…Read More

PCJCCI stresses need for e-commerce trade

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Pak-China Joint Chamber of Commerce and Industry (PCJCCI) has urged business community of Pakistan to take all possible measures for entering into the era of electronic trade through e-commerce. PCJCCI President Faisal Afridi said that currently the overall volume of e-commerce in the country was more than $4 billion per annum and it was estimated that in near future, almost 25 percent of traditional business would be converted into internet business.Afridi elaborated…Read More

HEC chief stresses need for quality education

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: An induction ceremony for freshman at the University of Engineering and Technology’s undergraduate and postgraduate programmes has recently been held at the varsity campus. HEC Chairman Mukhtar Ahmad was the chief guest. "You should be proud of joining such a prestigious institution," he said and exhorted the entrants to work hard. Speaking about the HEC, he said the status of higher education in the country was improving every day. He said at least 10…Read More

PPA stresses price control on poultry products

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan Poultry Association (PPA) has stressed the need for determining the price control mechanism for poultry products in order to control any undue hike in its rates."There is no force but few whole-sellers in the market, who determine the poultry prices of their own in the twins cities of Islamabad and Rawalpindi." "A few people are determining the poultry products prices in the market, which is against the consumers rights and new price control…Read More