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Urdu Science Board (USB) arranged a lecture to highlight causes and effects of climate change on human life.

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According to a press release, in his keynote lecture, Ch Muhammad Aslam, Director Pakistan Meteorological Department, said smoke emitted from vehicles and factories, toxic gases, deforestation and other natural and human factors were the main causes of climate change and global warming, consequently causing the increase in weather intensity, rise in sea level, dreadful natural […]…Read More

3rd Meeting of the Board of Trustees of ECO Science Foundation held in Islamabad

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article image ISLAMABAD: The representatives of the member states of the Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) held the third meeting of the Board of Trustees of the ECO Science Foundation and reiterate firm commitment and desire to continue their devoted efforts to make the ECOSF more active, efficient and a result-oriented specialized agency. The third meeting of the representatives of the member states of ECO including Afghanistan, Azerbaijan Iran,…Read More

Establishment of Dairy Science Park Board endorsed

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article image Staff Report PEW: A presentation session on Dairy Science Park Board’ was held at University of Agriculture, Peshawar (UAP). Prof Muhammad Subhan Qureshi, Dean Animal Health and Veterinary Sciences, UAP gave detailed presentation on Dairy Science Park Board. The presentation covered many aspects of the advantages of establishment of the board including work plan of the Park, establishment of Quality Control Laboratory Complex, Business Incubation Center, Business Facilitation…Read More


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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Board of Intermediate Education Karachi (BIEK) in an attempt to curtail cheating in exams has introduced bar-coded admit cards for more than 225,000 students that will take Higher Secondary School Certificate exams starting from 28th April, 2015. Prof Anwar Ahmed Zai, Chairman BIEK, briefed in a press conference that the initiative has been taken keeping in view escalating concerns pertaining to cheating, forgery during examinations. " The students admit cards will…Read More

Intersil Corp swells board of directors from 7 to 9

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Intersil Corp has appointed two executives to its board of directors, bringing the total number of independent directors to nine. Sohail Khan is an experienced technology veteran with a more than 30 years track record of successful management within high tech companies, including running multi-billion dollar businesses. Forrest Norrod has a deep background in developing and marketing key enterprise computing solutions at top systems and IC suppliers. "We…Read More

Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro elected as Member of ISTIC Governing Board

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article image It is an honour and pride for Pakistan as well as the region of Economic Cooperation Organization (ECO) that the Pakistani Eminent Scientist and President ECO Science Foundation (ECOSF) Prof. Dr. Manzoor Hussain Soomro has been appointed as Member of Governing Board of International Science, Technology and Innovation Centre for South-South Cooperation Under the Auspices of UNESCO (ISTIC) based at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Prof. Soomro accepted the honour and attended the 7th Governing Board…Read More

Agri research board to be set up in provinces

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) would establish Provincial Agricultural Research Board in Balochistan, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and Sindh to promote innovation in agriculture sector. A high-level meeting held here recently with the PARC Chairman Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad in the chair discussed strategy and devised a roadmap for establishment of these centres. Speaking on the occasion, Dr. Iftikhar Ahmad said the agricultural innovation programme (AIP) for Pakistan…Read More

PIC board approves 75 research proposals

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STAFF REPORT PESH: The Advanced Studies and Research Board (ASandRB) of the Islamia College, Peshawar, has approved a total of 75 research proposals of the research scholars enrolled with the various teaching departments of the university. The meeting, chaired by Vice Chancellor Prof. Dr Qibla Ayaz, also approved the award of degree of Ph.D and M.Phil to some scholars who have already completed their research work and whose work has been evaluated positively. In his remarks, the VC…Read More