ranked most visited sites in 2014-15

STAFF REPORT KHI: The automotive portal has emerged as the most visited car website in Pakistan in the year 2014-15.

According to the recently-issued Annual Report of Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA), was the most visited car website in 2014-15 and also appeared as the third most searched e-commerce website during the same period.

The Annual Report 2014-15 provides details of PTA’s initiatives, its regulatory activities undertaken

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CRFG to build Dasu project resettlement sites

STAFF REPORT LHR: The WAPDA has signed a contract worth Rs.571.95 million with China Railway First Group (CRFG) for construction of resettlement sites and Shatial museum – the components of Dasu Hydropower Project.

The contract includes construction of three sites for resettlement of the project affectees of Choochang village and develop an open-air museum at archaeological site of Shatial to conserve pre-historic rock carvings. The contract is scheduled to be completedin 18 months.

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CDA & PARC establish Bioremediation sites at streams in Islamabad territory to clean wastewater

The Capital Development Authority (CDA) with the collaboration of Pakistan Agricultural Research Council (PARC) has established Pakistan Bioremediation Model for Wastewater Treatment at Rose and Jasmine Garden and F-9 Park Islamabad to clean the wastewater of streams passing at these places. The treated water is used for green belt and other horticultural activities. The bioremediation technology will help to save our drinking water and to protect the environment and beauty of the

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PCRWR sets up research sites in Cholistan

STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan Council of Research in Water Resources (PCRWR) regional Office, Bahawalpur has established its Field Research Stations, covering over 15 sites in the Cholistan desert to conduct development oriented research on the desert problems in the actual desert environment.The major Desert Research Stations are at Dingarh, Naraywala, Hyderwali, Toba Allah Yar, Marrot, Qaim Sir, Noorpur Balochan, Noor Sir Balochan, Malkana, Nawa Khoh, Piryar, Chaku, consisting of land for

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PTA seeks public coop in blocking anti-Islam sites

STAFF REPORT LHR: The Pakistan Telecommunication Authority (PTA) has sought the public cooperation in pointing out the any anti-Islamic video on internet through any ISP or mobile operator in Pakistan.According to a press release issued by the PTA, the Chief Justice of Pakistan has ordered the telecom authority to block access of all anti-Islamic blasphemous videos on YouTube, including the recently launched anti-Islamic film that has sparked protests across the Muslim world.The PTA was summoned

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