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COMSATS publishes Urdu translation of "One Hundred Reasons to Be a Scientist"

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article image ISLAMABAD: Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in the South (COMSATS) organized the launching ceremony of Urdu translation of the book titled, "One Hundred Reasons to Be a Scientist", which was originally published in 2004 by the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP), Italy. It comprises of the life achievements of 91 contemporary scientists who played a major role in shaping the science and technology in the world during…Read More

Capitalizing upto 3.5% of GDP in S,T&I can be "the game changer": Sc. Wizard

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article image Ahsan Jamil THE SCIENTISTS play a critical role in national development and manifest their vitality on number of national level issues by prompting policy makers in right direction in order to take viable long sighted decisions instead of hasty myopic strategies that look good option in a frame but as the decades pass; adversities tend to dominate vivaciously. Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) recently hold a meeting of eminent scientists to review the improvements of SandT sector…Read More


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article image Staff Report ISD: Rana Tanveer Hussain, Federal Minister for Science and Technology, said that a draft bill to establish Pakistan Halal Authority will be moved in the Parliament soon. He was addressing to the 'D-8 Experts Group Meeting on Halal Sector Development' held at Islamabad, the proposed Authority will be responsible to promote imports and exports, improve domestic and foreign trade in Halal articles and processes. Rana Tanveer Hussain said that non-muslim countries are also…Read More

Dawlance starts Be reliable, Recycling campaign

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STAFF REPORT ISB: Dawlance, Pakistan’s leading home appliance brand, has taken up the initiative to promote recycling amongst Pakistanis in a bid to achieve a greener future. As part of the company’s Be Reliable, the recycle initiative, Dawlance’s new series of locally assembled products are wrapped in packaging that features step-by-step instructions on how the appliance carton can be easily recycled to make various objects. Some of the items that can be created using the…Read More

Now Emotions Can Be Read via Your Typing Style.

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article image A new computer programme can identify people's emotions based on how they type. An emotionally intelligent online system that can be helpful in changing the teaching style to easily understand a particular student’s emotional state. "This computer interface is intelligent enough to interact with humans and can detect user emotions and change its behavior accordingly. Just by typing a block of sample text. The emotions that could identify any of seven different emotional states…Read More

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Global halal food volume to be $1.6tr by 2018

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: The global halal food and beverage market has grown to a $1.1 trillion industry in 2013, while it volume would be over $1.6 trillion by 2018. Halal food market includes a large variety of products from raw chicken and beef to halal processed foods and cold drinks, says the latest research note by Dubai Chamber of Commerce and Industry, The report estimated that in 2012, halal food and beverage market accounted for 16.6 per cent of the global food and beverage…Read More

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B.Tech students for equal degree status with BE degree

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Hundreds of students from different universities and colleges, offering B.Tech programme, while demanding the formation of Pakistan Technology Council (PTC) under the Ministry of Science and Technology staged a protest in front of the Karachi Press Club.The students, who were protesting under the banner of Pakistan B.Tech Engineers Community (PBEC), said that as per the Higher Education Commission’s decision the 4-year B.Tech (Hons) degree is at par and compatible with B.E/B.…Read More