Volume 08 Issue 01

  • UVAS plans ‘Livestock Technology Park’ on Ravi campus

    C2 UVAS: The University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences (UVAS) Lahore has planned to establish a ‘Livestock Technology Park’ on its Ravi Campus Pattoki under the Public Sector Development Programme. In this connection, the UVAS organised a consultative meeting with stakeholders to have their input on the project before finalizing the components. Vice-Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha and renowned industrialist Syed Yawar Ali jointly chaired the meeting and sought suggestions from the stakeholders about the technology park. Syed Yawar Ali gave a presentation on ‘White Revolution: Making Dairy Sector Globally Competitive.” He said that livestock ha…Read More

  • Use every drop of available water as far as possible – History and Future of Indus Basin: Speakers

    C2 LUMS: “Pakistan and India to protect the water, a lifeline to culture, economy, and technology of both the countries”, expressed by the speakers of a symposium on history and future of Indus Basin. The symposium was organised by Center for Water Informatics and Technology (WIT) operated from Syed Baber Ali School of Science and Engineering, Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS) in collaboration with Khwarizmi Science Society (KSS).  Speakers said: “Historically, water was used as a weapon and conflicts should be avoided and settle down peacefully because water is surely a lifeline of the people living in both the countries.” Dr David Gi…Read More

  • Sixth convocation of GU held

    C2 GU: GIFT University witnessed a landmark celebration on the occasion of its 6th Convocation at the main campus. It was to commemorate the academic accomplishments of the students by awarding them with Medals, Degrees and Certificates. The Governor Punjab, Mr. Malik Muhammad Rafique Rajwana, nominated the Rector GIFT University, Prof. Dr. Qaiser Shehryar Durrani to preside over the ceremony, while Prof. Dr. Muhammad Nizamuddin, Chairperson Punjab Higher Education Commission graced the event as the Guest of Honor. Chairman GIFT University, Mr. Muhammad Anwar Dar was also present on the occasion.  The Chairperson Punjab Higher Education Commission, …Read More

  • HEC to establish Technology and Innovation Support Centre in Pakistan

    HEC: The Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) is going to establish a state-of-the-art Technology and Innovation Support Centre (TISC) Network in Pakistan, in collaboration with Intellectual Property Organisation (IPO) Pakistan. A workshop featured on “Access to Technology for Innovation” and on the establishment of the said project was held here in HEC Secretariat Islamabad, yesterday. The workshop was chaired by the Executive Director HEC, Dr. Arshad Ali. The workshop aimed at providing a hands-on approach and learning on using technical tools and employing the concerning IT-linked strategies on patent databases and intellectual property. The …Read More

  • Government to establish science schools in all provinces: Dr Ashraf

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  • Over 2 million skin cancer cases may prevents by Montreal Protocol each year

    NOU: The Ministry of Climate Change, National Ozone Unit in collaboration with Pakistan Standards and Quality Control Authority (PSQCA) organized an interactive awareness workshop on standards in Refrigeration and Air Conditioning sector. The workshop was aimed to highlight the global efforts of Pakistan for preserving the Earth and its fragile atmosphere. Pakistan has made a major headway to achieve targets fixed under the Montreal Protocol for phasing out the use of ozone depleting substances and conversion of ODS-based industries into Ozone-friendly technology. Montreal Protocol is a Protocol to Vienna convention for protecting the Ozone Layer. One wa…Read More

  • Govt exploring potential areas for economic development: Rana Tanveer

    SIDRA SAIF IBD: Pakistan council for Science and Technology (PCST) in collaboration with the University of Manchester, UK organised a one-day consultative workshop on “University-Industry Collaborative Interactions: Policy and Practical Implications for Pakistan”. Federal Minister for Science and Technology, Rana Tanveer Hussain presided the occasion and said that government is committed to fill the gap between S&T research and development centres and production sector for economic development of the country. The Minister said measures are being taken to ensure economic prosperity for future generation and realising the Vision 2025. He…Read More