Tag: culture

Govt asked for UN help to promote research culture

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Government has asked UN to offer technical support in promoting the culture of research and innovation in the country. Pakistan has taken many initiatives to promote the culture of research and innovation and is focusing on building advanced technology parks in Pakistan said federal minister for science and technology and defense production Rana Tanveer Hussain […]…Read More

Lahore Science Mela 2018 aims to combine science & culture

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Khwarizmi Science Society, a not for profit organization based out of Lahore use to organized Lahore Science Mela, that is an annual series of science fests. This open event tries to combine science with arts and culture. Different science and art exhibits were on display in the event. The event will showcase exhibits from robotic […]…Read More

Larkana Science Festival celebrated to promote scientific culture

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Larkana Deputy Commissioner office in collaboration with the Sindh Education Alliance under the lead of Pakistan Science Organizations has organized the Larkana Science Festival at the Arts Council of Pakistan Larkana. The event is designed to promote scientific and computational thinking among the students of the region by direct observation and participation. The festival was […]…Read More

Improving local certified potato seed via tissue culture

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Pakistan Agriculture Research Council (PARC) on Variety Evaluation Committee (VEC) on Pakistani Potato has placed a recommendation for improvement of local quality certified seed using tissue culture. To enhance per acre crop production for sustainable agriculture development it asked in the meeting for beginning a National Potato Institute in the country. The initiative to increasing […]…Read More

Special fund for R&D should be created to boost research culture: Dr Shahid

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article image Fifth National Conference on Physics and Emerging Science held at Allama Iqbal Open University (AIOU). The Conference intended to create awareness for internationally well-matched quality research work and generating commercially feasible projects that helps the society to overcome its socio-economic problems. Vice Chancellor of AIOU Prof Shahid Siddiqui proclaimed constitution of Special Fund for Research […]…Read More

Rice-Fish Culture: Way forward to Sustainable Future

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article image Combined cultivation of rice and fish is recognized as paddy-cum- fish culture or rizipisci-culture. This method is as old as rice cultivation itself. However, most people of developing countries are not well aware on this culture. History It is said that fish culture in rice fields was launch into South-East Asia from India about 1500 years ago, where presently it is the best developed, around 1900 this type of fish culture was begun in Madagascar…Read More

Science diplomacy must for evolving culture of research, sustainable development: Dr. I.E. Qureshi

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article image STAFF REPORT ISB: Af- ter spending thirty years in science and three years in di- plomacy, Dr Imtinan Elahi Qureshi , Executive Direc- tor of the Commission on Science and Technology for Sustainable Development in South (COMSATS), is the most vocal advocate of science diplomacy’ in Paki- stan is all set to bid adieu. Dr Qureshi is stepping down as COMSATS Execu- tive Director next month and he is leaving behind a rich legacy of phenomenal achievements making the dormant organization…Read More

Science diplomacy must for evolving culture of research, sustainable development Dr. I.E. Qureshi

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article image ISLAMABAD-After spending thirty years in science and three years in diplomacy, Dr Imtinan Elahi Qureshi , Executive Director of the Commission on Science andamp; Technology for Sustainable Development in South (COMSATS), is the most vocal advocate of science diplomacy’ in Pakistan is all set to bid adieu. Dr Qureshi is stepping down as COMSATS Executive Director next month and he is leaving behind a rich legacy of phenomenal achievements making…Read More

SMIU to promote research culture

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article image KARACHI-Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh, Vice Chancellor Sindh Madressatul Islam University (SMIU), has said that the research culture will be promoted in the institution and three research journals will be launched soon. He said while chairing the meeting of Deans, Chairpersons and faculty members of SMIU, held at Junagarh Seminar Hall of SMIU on Monday. Dr Muhammad Ali Shaikh said that there is a correlation between teaching and research, hence …Read More