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Infusion of green technology in wood protection against termites

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article image Termites are social insects that belongs to order  Isoptera, Like ants, some bees and wasps, termites divide labor among castes that consist of sterile male and female “workers” and “soldiers”. All termite colonies have fertile males called “kings” and one or more fertile female called “queens”. Termites mostly feed on dead plant material and cellulose, generally in the form of wood, leaf litter, soil, or animal […]…Read More

Sindh Environment Protection Agency acts against violators

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Sindh Environment Protection Agency (SEPA) sealed 17 factories for violation of environmental laws. Among those 17 factories, the 7 are in Karachi “The one who violates the law and found polluting or damaging Sindh economy will be punished,” said Director General Baqaullah Unnar of SEPA. SEPA DG Unnar taken charge 2 1/2 months ago said […]…Read More

Environmental protection demands renewable energy resources

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Pakistan Engineering Congress (PEC) to mark World Environment Protection Day has organized a seminar in which the speakers said that Industrial revolution, deforestation, use of oils, coal and natural gas have a serious influence on global warming. The speakers warned that people in Pakistan should worry more about catastrophic climate change than terrorism. Chaudhry Ghulam […]…Read More

Experts stress protection of natural resources

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: With a mission to promote awareness among people about earth’s natural environment, biodiversity and ecosystem, the International Earth Day was observed. Under the theme of "Trees for Earth", the day signified the importance of trees in our surroundings as well as broadening the horizons towards planting trees. Due to increasing environmental awareness and education, positive role of the media and decision makers, the annual deforestation rate in…Read More

Experts stress protection of natural resources

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: With a mission to promote awareness among people about earth’s natural environment, biodiversity and ecosystem, the International Earth Day was observed. Under the theme of "Trees for Earth", the day signified the importance of trees in our surroundings as well as broadening the horizons towards planting trees. Due to increasing environmental awareness and education, positive role of the media and decision makers, the annual…Read More

Infusion of green tech in wood protection against termites

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article image Termites is social insect that belongs to order Isoptera, Like ants, some bees and wasps, termites divide labor among castes that consist of sterile male and female "workers" and "soldiers". All termite colonies have fertile males called "kings" and one or more fertile female called "queens". Termites mostly feed on dead plant material and cellulose, generally in the form of wood, leaf litter, soil, or animal dung. Termites are major detritivores,…Read More

18th International Plant Protection Congress (IPPC) in Berlin

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IPPC2015, the 18th International Plant Protection Congress - under the patronage of the International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences (IAPPS), the German Scientific Society for Plant Protection and Plant Health (DPG), the Julius Kühn-Institut (JKI) and the Agriculture Industry Association (IVA) was taking place at the Henry Ford Building in Berlin from August 24 to 27, 2015. "The international meeting helped to address open questions on agricultural, biological and…Read More

18th International Plant Protection Congress (IPPC) in Berlin

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article image THE 18TH International Plant Protection Congress’ in Berlin revolves around the central idea, that the systematic use of scientifically sound plant protection measures will result in enough food for the whole humankind. The congress takes place from August 24 to 27, 2015, under the patronage of the International Association for the Plant Protection Sciences (IAPPS), the German Scientific Society for Plant Protection and Plant Health (DPG), the Julius Kuhn-Institut (JKI) and the…Read More

Council formed for peasants rights protection

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STAFF REPORT LHR: The Agrarian Reforms Council has been launched with the prime objective of developing the rural economy in the province. It also aims to tackle poverty by strengthening agriculture and supporting the rights of farmers and peasants. The council would act as an independent think tank giving recommendations for reviewing land and agrarian policies. Initially, it will take up some urgent issues, but over the time it might cover a wide range of agro-economic and environment…Read More

Zong moves to tighten users data protection

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article image STAFF REPORT KHI: Zong has selected Symantec Netbackup Appliances and Software Solution in order to enhance its customers’ data protection. Being one of the largest telecom operators in Pakistan, Zong was looking for a solution to deal with data expansion challenges, and at the same time to achieve stringent RTO and RPOs, the press release said. Zong is the first and only operator in Pakistan to offer 4G services. The company holds more than 100 terabytes of business information,…Read More