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Two Pakistani technopreneurs make it to Telenor Youth Forum

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan’s young technopreneurs, Fatima Rizwan and Haroon Yasin have made it to the third Telenor Youth Forum occurring in Oslo, Norway in December 2015. The occasion will assemble youth from Telenor Group’s 13 markets in the Nordic district, Europe and Asia, to share their points of view and thoughts on the subject of Knowledge for All. Fatima Rizwan is the CEO of TechJuice - Pakistan’s chief innovation stage for business people that showcases news…Read More

Two day "Hadoop Big Data Developer Training" to be held in Karachi

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The ambitious developers with effervescence who are conspicuous to flaunt their career in big data technologies get baffled the moment they come across free tutorials on internet about big data technologies which are unfortunately much complicated for beginners and they ultimately end up abandoning their impulse due to despair. In order to reinforce spark, Innovative Management Services has hopped to reverse the situation by announcing two day training event targeted at naive developers…Read More

PTA Raids Two Illegal Gateway Exchanges in Lahore

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article image Staff Report ISD: Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has unveiled two illegal gateway exchanges in Lahore in their crack down operation in an effort to control grey traffick. Two successful raids against the grey operators were carried out jointly with FIA team at two different sites of Lahore. First raid was carried out at residential house, Safari Villas, Sector-B, Bahria Town. An illegal exchange comprising of 2x16 ports, two devices, two modems, one TP-Link and other digital…Read More

GCU organises two-day conference on biotech

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STAFF REPORT LHR: An international conference on "Biotechnology for Sustainable Development" has recently been held at the Government College University, Lahore, under the auspices of the university’s Sustainable Development Study Centre. Pakistan Academy of Sciences Secretary General Dr Anwar Naseem chaired the inaugural session of the two-day conference, while GCU Dean of Science and Technology Prof. Dr Islam Ullah Khan, conference chairman Prof. Dr Ikram-ul-Haq and Director…Read More

Two mega water, power projects worth Rs 172b approved

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has approved two mega water and power projects amounting to Rs172 billion to meet the fast growing water and power needs of Pakistan. One project named as Karachi Water Supply Project (Phase I)-260 MGD (million gallons per day) from the east bank of Keenjhar Lake in District Thatta to Karachi worth Rs. 25.5 billion is to be completed in four years. The water project is aimed at enhancing water…Read More

16 teams join two-month e-learning initiative

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STAFF REPORT ISB: An e-learning competition aimed at developing new interactive content for education is moving ahead as 16 teams have been selected to participate in a boot camp starting this month.Ilm Ideas, an education project funded by the UK Department for International Development, started the Ilm Apps Challenge in May last in collaboration with the Pakistan Innovation Foundation (PIF). More than 180 entries were received for the camp. After brainstorming and hackathon sessions in…Read More

NUST excels in two-wheeler vehicle

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Students of National University of Science and Technology (NUST) have developed Pakistan’s first Sugway, a self-balancing personal transportation device with two wheels.According to details, the personal two-wheeler vehicle named "Subak Raftar" can be used in shopping malls, airport, factories, universities, museums, golf courts and large buildings and also very useful ride for security guards too.While talking to the media, the students, who have developed the…Read More