Monday , February 19 2018


US trio win Noble medicine prize for 2017

Stockholm: The Nobel Assembly on Monday awarded US geneticists Jeffrey C. Hall, Michael Rosbash and Michael W. Young the Nobel Medicine Prize for shedding light on the internal biological clock that governs the wake-sleep cycles of most living things. “Their discoveries explain how plants, animals and humans adapt their biological …

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Seminar held on 15-year completion of HEC

Khairpur : Celebrating Higher Education Commission (HEC)’s 15 years of excellence, a seminar was organised by Research, Innovation and Commercialisation (ORIC), Shah Abdul Latif University (SALU), Khairpur on ‘Role of HEC in strengthening office of ORIC’. Prof Dr Ghulam Abbas Shar, Director ORIC said, “HEC has streamlined higher education institutions …

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President urges corporate sector to help uplift education sector to modern trends

Islamabad: President Mamnoon Hussain on Friday emphasized the corporate sector to strive for bringing the education sector at par with modern trends by exploiting its experiences and observations besides urging the universities to focus on the applied research to achieve real progress. The president made these remarks while addressing a …

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Pakistani-American students win prestigious Hult Prize challenge

Four Pakistani-American students have made Pakistan proud by winning the prestigious Hult Prize challenge and a $1 million award in seed capital. Rutgers University graduates Hanaa Lakhani, Moneed Mian, Hasan Usmani, as well as CEO Gia Farooqi, are one step closer to turning their idea for tackling the global refugee …

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Girls bag all three top positions of HSSC exams of RBISE

Rawalpindi: Once again girls have outshone boys and by securing all top positions in all the three groups in the Higher Secondary school Certificate (HSSC) Examination conducted by Rawalpindi Board of Intermediate and Secondary Education (RBISE) in April, this year. According to the results announced by RBISE the girls topped …

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