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PTCL joins world’s largest AAE-1 submarine cable system that offers 40 Tbps capacity

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Islamabad, July 05, 2017:  PTCL is pleased to announce the commissioning of World’s largest submarine cable system Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) which is a 25,000 km consortium cable system connecting South East Asia to Europe via Egypt, the largest submarine cable to be constructed in almost 15 years. AAE -1 will be the first high capacity cable […]…Read More

Dr Sherwani identified biofilm as a tool of infection in H.pylori causing cancer

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article image C2 FUUAST: The young and dynamic microbiologist Dr Sikandar K. Sherwani of Federal Urdu University of Arts, Science and Technology, Karachi identified Biofilm as a tool of infection in World’s first cancer causing bacterium – H. pylori, while working on Helicobacter pylori biofilm formation aspect in his Deans’ granted research project. He identified Biofilm a sugary slimy layer-for […]…Read More

Pakistani hacker ranked 3rd among worlds top hackers

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article image ISLAMABAD: A Pakistani hacker has been ranked the third most accomplished bug hunter in the world by Dark Reading, a cyber security news site. Shahmeer Amir, the 21-year-old Multan-born hacker has at this young age, already found and reported around 870 bugs, according to ProPakistani. Shahmeer comes under the category of ethical hacker, who is responsible for locating bugs or security lapses in websites and bringing them to light. In essence, ethical hackers help solidify websites…Read More

NUST stands among worlds top 150 young universities

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The NUST stands among the top world 150 young universities in a ranking unveiled by The Times Higher Education (THE). The ranking of the world’s top universities, under 50 years of age has École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, founded in 1969 in Switzerland, at the top spot. NUST, founded in 1991, has 9,808 students with a 7.8 student-staff ratio. Of its total enrollment, three percent of the students are international whereas female-male ratio is 27:73…Read More

Six Pak universities among worlds top 800

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Six Pakistani universities are ranked among the world’s top 800 universities by British ranking agency, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). These universities included Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU), NUST Islamabad, Lums, University of Karachi, University of Lahore and UET Lahore. According to details, NUST leads with 501-550, QAU ranks second among Pakistani universities with 651-700 while Lums, UET, KU and University of Lahore follow with 701+. The British agency considers…Read More

Six Pak universities among worlds top 800

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: Six Pakistani universities are ranked among the world’s top 800 universities by British ranking agency, Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). These universities included Quaid-i-Azam University (QAU), NUST Islamabad, Lums, University of Karachi, University of Lahore and UET Lahore. According to details, NUST leads with 501-550, QAU ranks second among Pakistani universities with 651-700 while Lums, UET, KU and University of Lahore follow with 701+.The British agency considers…Read More

Haris Aziz named among worlds top 10 AI researchers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine has added Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) alumni Haris Aziz among the AI’s 10 to Watch’. AI’s 10 to Watch’ acknowledges the 10 researchers who are upcoming professionals in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Haris Aziz, BSc (Honours) Class of 2003, is currently working as a senior researcher at Data61, Australia’s largest data innovation group which has recently been established by combining…Read More

Haris Aziz entered worlds top 10 AI researchers

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The IEEE Intelligent Systems magazine has added Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) alumni Haris Aziz among the AI’s 10 to Watch’. AI’s 10 to Watch’ acknowledges the 10 researchers who are upcoming professionals in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Haris Aziz, BSc (Honours) Class of 2003, is currently working as a senior researcher at Data61, Australia’s largest data innovation group which has recently been established by combining…Read More

TEVTA develops worlds 6th online system for skilled labour

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The Technical Education and Vocational Training Authority (TEVTA) Punjab has developed the world’s sixth and Pakistan’s first online Skilled Labour Market Information System (SLMIS) which will be functional from the next month. At present, UK, Korea, Malaysia, Philippine and Sri Lanka are using labour market information systems. All these systems have been studied in the development of SLMIS by Punjab TEVTA. "The SLMIS developed by TEVTA Punjab will provide…Read More

Worlds major car classified comes to Pakistan

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STAFF REPORT LHR: Pakistan’s e-commerce industry is on its way to industrial revolution, just to add a feather to that cap, another app has made its way to Pakistan. Carmudi, the world’s fastest growing online car classified, has now brought its global venture to Pakistan. The online car classified has launched a mobile application which will allow users to browse thousands of cars on the go. Hosting over 200,000 vehicles online, Carmudi’s app will give users an excellent experience…Read More