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Indian agencies retain Pakistani students out of IIT-B TechFest 2017

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Pakistan is not invited by IIT-B whereas students from Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Russia, Japan, South Korea, and Italy registered for the Techfest after an invitation was sent to these countries through respective embassies. In the background of the existing tension between India and Pakistan, the organizers of Techfest 2017 said, at Indian Institute of […]…Read More

Indian hackers hacked govt’s websites

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Indian hackers hacked Various websites of government and were disfigured by pro-India messages. A group of hackers that called them “LulzSec India” has hacked the websites of the Ministry of Defense, Ministry of Climate Change, Ministry of Inter-Provincial Coordination, and many others. Hackers left on websites the messages having praises of India and its armed […]…Read More

SWD, WWF release Indian pangolin into Kirthar National Park

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Sindh Wildlife Department (SWD) and WWF-Pakistan have jointly released Indian pangolin (Manis crassicaudata) into Khar Centre of Kirthar National Park, 45 kilometers off Karachi. The presence of the mammal identified as Indian pangolin was noticed near Islamia College in Jamshed Town, Karachi, this month. The mammal was later on handed it over to Karachi Zoo. The Sindh Wildlife Department being the sole custodian of wild animals in the province received it from the…Read More

Progress made to purchase Indian electricity

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STAFF REPORT IBD: Pakistan has made a significant progress towards mitigating the energy crisis with the federal cabinet according approval for signing of an MoU with India for trade of electricity. It was informed to the federal cabinet the Ministry of Water and Power had initiated negotiations with India in this regard and the World Bank has undertaken to finance a feasibility study of the project. It is to be mentioned here that the issue of electricity import from India has been…Read More

Indian firm to help Pakistan in renewable energy

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: The Energy and Resources Institute (Teri) from India has pledged to offer support to Pakistan for developing renewable energy solutions. Officials of the organisation have recently visited Pakistan in this regard. In recent years, Pakistan has been facing severe problems on the energy front, and on this issue there has been an active dialogue with the government of India on the possibility of a power supply arrangement from India’s northern grid to the province of…Read More

Indian S and T team briefed on PSF work

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STAFF REPORT IBD: The Indian Working Group on Science and Technology has recently visited the Pakistan Science Foundation (PSF) in Islamabad.This Working Group (IWG) comprised Dr Akhilesh Gupta, head of Climate Change Programme and Shri R K Sharma from International Cooperation Division in Department of Science and Technology.During their visit, they were given a presentation on the PSF activities. PSF Chairman Dr. Manzoor Soomro, on the occasion, explained the Foundation’s activities for…Read More

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