Day: November 2, 2015

Punjab Gov deliberates setting up IT University in RYK

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article image STAFF REPORT RYK: The Government of Punjab has planned to set up Information Technology University at the expense of Rs. 3.84 billion. The purpose of establishing IT university in the region is to promote ICT education in under developed areas of Punjab and bring the human asset to the mainstream industrial channel. This has been proclaimed by the Education Minister Punjab as of late while tending to an appointment of University educators from Southern Punjab. As indicated by the points…Read More

Food Security must be ensured for a healthier society: Speakers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: A training session was held to sensitize the need of food security and improve it from the continuously worsening situation. The event was organized by Small and Medium Enterprises Development Authority (SMEDA) in collaboration with Lahore Chamber of Commerce and Industries (LCCI). The representatives of more than 65 SMEs from food sector for example, Bakery, Fast Food Restaurants, Hotels, Juice organizations and food processors went to this Program. The famous food…Read More

WWF-Pak, KE shake hand to shield Karachi city from CC impacts

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: The World Wide Fund Pakistan (WWF-Pak) has joined hands with K-Electric Company, according to which both the organizations will mutually put efforts together for making Karachi city a climate friendly territory as the city has already paid penalty due to pollution and climate change impacts in the form of heat waves etc. A formal Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed between both the organizations. It is pertinent to mention here that K-Electric holds the…Read More

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Warid announces Go Global offer for Postpaid clients

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article image Press Release: Warid, the principal telecom operator of the country has the biggest postpaid client base in Pakistan and has been a pioneer in consumer loyalty by offering endorsers the most recent innovation and best offers. Remembering the needs of clients, Warid has guaranteed brilliance in communication with unmatched availability both inside of Pakistan and globally. "Go Global Offer" is a key illustration of this ground breaking and client focused methodology. New Warid…Read More

Pak Scientists vividly sophisticate countrys image internationally

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article image By AHSAN JAMIL THE PAKISTANI land is prolific as far as scholarly development regardless of different deep-rooted and endless challenges in educational framework of the country. The indication of this is obvious by number of Pakistani scientists being named in juries of important global contests in the field of Science and Technology. The freshest episode occurred as renowned Scientist, Prof M Iqbal Choudhary hailing from University of Karachi (UoK) was rallied in securing…Read More

Senate receives National Agricultural Research Centre land conflict report

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: A report in Senate concerning National Agricultural Research Centre (NARC) was presented by Standing Committee on National Food Security. The report exhibited proposed change of 1,400 acres of land of National Agricultural Research Center (NARC) by the CDA into private and business plots. Instructions the house about the discoveries of his board of trustees, an important member of the Senate SC said that the advisory group had suggested that since the CDA had not…Read More

ECOSF President on panel of judges in WSF

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: It is a matter of great pride for the country that President, Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) Science Foundation, Dr Manzoor Hussain Soomro has been included in the panel of judges in World Science Forum (WSF) along with the major renowned scientists to evaluate the innovative ideas of youth for attaining United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). The World Science Forum (WSF)-2015 is going to be held in Budapest Hungary from 4-7 November…Read More

Nandipur Power Plant resumes producing power

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Nandipur Power Plant continued delivering 470 MW and was at long last confirmed to 430 MW which is being infused to national grid. The plant was introduced and effectively test keep running in August this year however was closed down hence in light of the fact that an understanding came to with a Malaysian firm for Operation and Maintenance (O and M) of plant was wiped out as it was requesting high rates. A task which stayed dead for around 10 years was effectively…Read More

Elite pledges to present vibrant role of Pakistan in climate change perspective

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan would advance a joint position on the issue of environmental change to the greatest advantage of the nation and would display it adequately at the UN Conference on Climate Change being held in Paris from November 30 to December 11. This was concurred in a meeting held here to consider upon Pakistan’s position on environmental change at the approaching Conference. Finance Minister Ishaq Dar led the meeting, which was additionally gone to by senior…Read More