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Zong keen to test 5G technology in Pakistan

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article image KARACHI: The cellular company Zong has shown interest to perform trial runs of 5G technology in Pakistan during a high level meeting in Islamabad, a statement said on Wednesday. Secretary General International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Houlin Zhao visited the headquarters of Zong along with Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) Chairman Dr Ismail Shah and other officials. The delegation was briefed about various initiatives taken by Zong to boost the telecom sector in…Read More

ETC: a new test council for university admissions

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article image C2 HEC ISB: "Education Testing Council (ETC) a new council will run free standardised tests for university admissions, government will bear the cost of the test that will be conducted twice a year", said by Dr Mukhtar Ahmad, Chairman Higher Education Commission (HEC). These tests will initially be conducted for undergraduate admissions and subsequently for MS and PhD admissions. The ETC tests will be valid for a period of two years. Dr Mukhtar further said that ETC will…Read More

GRE test preparation workshop at UVAS

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Centre for Education Policy and Administration (CEPA) of the University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore in collaboration with the United States Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) has organised GRE/Fulbright Test Preparation Workshop for students and faculty members in Lahore. Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha chaired the inaugural session of the workshop while CEPA President Prof Dr Nasim Ahmad was also present on the occasion.…Read More

PSF announces IQ Test / Interview schedule for STFS candidates

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) announced to conduct computer based IQ test and interview of Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) applicants fitting in with Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Gilgit-Baltistan, and Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA) on October 8, 2015 at Islamabad. The applicants who cleared science aptitude test conducted by the PSF through Pakistan Testing Service (PTS) will show up for this test…Read More

PSF announces IQ Test / Interview schedule for STFS candidates

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) announced to conduct computer based IQ test and interview of Science Talent Farming Scheme (STFS) applicants fitting in with Islamabad, Rawalpindi, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa (KPK), Azad Jammu and Kashmir (AJK), Gilgit-Baltistan, and Federally Administered Tribal Area (FATA) on October 8, 2015 at Islamabad. The applicants who cleared science aptitude test conducted by the PSF through Pakistan Testing Service (PTS) will show up for this test/…Read More

Pakistan successfully test-fires own drone aircraft "Burraq"

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Staff Report ISD:Pakistan has test fired drone "Burraq" with a laser-guided missile. The Burraq can stay in the air for more than 12 hours up to 22,000 feet altitude, and it has the tendency to hit the target at a speed of 55.55m/s. Burraq can cover a maximum distance ranging from 2000-2500 km. It has the capacity to hold two "Barq (laser-guided missiles)" simultaneously and can successfully hit static and targets in motion. This newly developed prodigy will upsurge…Read More

Avira AntiVirus Pro wins AV-Test with a perfect score

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article image Security expert Avira, announced today that its Avira Antivirus Pro for Windows 8.1 earned a perfect score and a "Certified" rating from AV-TEST. Antivirus Pro scored a perfect 18 out of 18 points in AV-TEST’s conducted in two stages over a period of two months at the Magdeburg labs of AV-TEST, 23 security packages werecompared to the basic protection of Windows 8.1 Because the lab always tests the latest products available, some are already the 2015 versions, while others are…Read More

ZONG Celebrates Misbahs Fastest Test Match Century

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article image Karachi - 6th November, 2014: Pakistan’s first and only super 3G and 4G service provider Zong congratulated Misbah Ul Haq and team Pakistan on an exceptional test series victory against the mighty Australians..Zong was a proud cosponsor for the series between Pakistan and Australia which took place in the UAE. "Zong is pleased to be associated with Pakistan Cricket Board, we are extremely proud of our boys in green for over-powering the no. 2 ranked test team in the world. We are a…Read More

PTA allows all CMOs to use 3G spectrum on test basis

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has so far decided to grant permission to all Cellular Mobile Operators (CMOs) to use 3G spectrums on test basis and also wrote a letter to the Frequency Allocation Board (FAB) in this regard. According to sources, PTA in its letter has recommended granting permission for use of 3G-spectrum frequency on conditional basis to all CMOs prior to the much-delayed spectrum auction for next generation. If the board allows, the CMOs…Read More

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Nano-test strips to come to Pakistan

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The National Academy of Sciences has announced a three-year $271,930 grant to chemist Vincent Rotello at the University of Massachusetts Amherst to develop, test and deploy new, sensitive, reliable and affordable inkjet-printed, nanoparticle-based test strips for detecting disease-causing bacteria in drinking water, with researchers at the LUMS.Rotello, with nanoparticle researcher Irshad Hussain and molecular biologist Sohail Qureshi of the LUMS School of Science and…Read More