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Pakistani students win bronze medal in International Chemistry Olympiad

Pakistani Student bags bronze medal in International Chemistry Olympiad

HEC sent Maaha Ayub along with three other students to 49th International Chemistry Competition Pakistan is swelling with talent and we should be proud of these young and educated guns. These brilliant students are rich assets of Pakistan’s future. A team from Pakistan, comprised of four most talented students was sent to compete against 297 students of chemistry subject around the ... Read More »

PAF Hercules attracts huge crowds at Royal Air Tattoo Show 2017

PAF Hercules attracts huge crowds at Royal Air Tattoo Show 2017

Pakistan Air Force aircraft is participating in Royal Air Tattoo Show in UK Thousands of aviation visitors from all over the world took keen interest in the splendidly painted PAF aircraft at the Rtoyal International Air Show-2017 being held at Royal Air Force Base, Fairford (UK). The star of the show PAF C-130E Hercules conveys the message of peace through ... Read More »

173 Pakistanis receive Fulbright Scholarship to pursue studies in the US

Fulbright Program has provided more than 370,000 participants from the world the opportunity to conduct research, implement skills and ideas and contribute to society ISLAMABAD – This year, at least 173 Pakistani students and scholars will pursue advanced studies and research in the United States as Fulbright fellows. American Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Jonathan Pratt congratulated Pakistani students on receiving a prestigious Fulbright scholarship. “You made it through an incredibly competitive application process, and you and your families should be very proud of your achievement,” Chargé d’Affaires Pratt said. “I’m especially pleased to see such a diverse group of Fulbright participants here, representing the many geographical regions of Pakistan and different walks of life.” The Fulbright Program is the American government’s flagship academic exchange program, and the Fulbright Program in Pakistan is one of the largest in the world thanks to contributions by both the American and Pakistani governments. The 2017 Fulbright cohort is 54 percent female. The participants will attend 85 U.S. universities where they will pursue a wide variety of academic disciplines, including engineering, social sciences and energy management. “The Fulbright Program offers participants an unparalleled opportunity to conduct cutting-edge research and study alongside American peers,” said U.S. Educational Foundation in Pakistan (USEFP) Executive Director Rita Akhtar. “This academic experience has a transformative effect not only on individual participants, but also on their communities after they return home.” 2014 Fulbright Master’s Program alumna Saima Yawar commented, “When I look at Pakistan and my own journey, I see this program as a cornerstone for development of the future brand of leaders in my country. Pakistani students have gone to pursue study or research in the U.S. and returned to share gains of international learning, whether through continuing research back home or supporting the local communities and economy through business ventures.” Since 1946, the Fulbright Program has provided more than 370,000 participants from around the world the opportunity to conduct research, implement skills and ideas, teach, and contribute to society. USEFP, a bi-national commission established in 1950 by the governments of Pakistan and the United States, is one of 49 Fulbright Commissions throughout the world. Its mission is to promote mutual understanding between the people of Pakistan and the United States through educational and cultural exchange programs. In addition to the Fulbright program, USEFP manages U.S. Government-funded scholarship programs for undergraduates, teachers, journalists, and other professionals. You can learn more about the Fulbright Program here and about U.S. education initiatives in Pakistan here.

Since 1946, Fulbright Program has awarded more than 370,000 participants to conduct research, implement ideas and contribute to society ISLAMABAD – This year, at least 173 Pakistani students and scholars will pursue advanced studies and research in the United States as Fulbright fellows. American Embassy Chargé d’Affaires Jonathan Pratt congratulated Pakistani students on receiving a prestigious Fulbright scholarship. “You made it ... Read More »

‘GE Technology Day’ in Pakistan highlights solutions to strengthen Pakistan’s power infrastructure

‘GE Technology Day’ in Pakistan highlights solutions to strengthen Pakistan’s power infrastructure

GE demonstrates digital industrial solutions that enhance energy sector efficiency, reliability and performance General Electric (GE) hosted ‘GE Technology Day’ seminars in Karachi and Islamabad under the theme ‘Powering Pakistan, Fueling Progress’. The events welcomed a select group of government end users, engineering, procurement and construction contractors, industry experts, power plant owners and operators, consultants and others. The International Energy ... Read More »

Oxfam abd UAF aim to improve the lives of rice growers in Pakistan

Rice-production

Oxfam with technical support of UAF, aims to facilitate research and conduct training programs to achieve sustainable rice production Oxfam Pakistan and the University of Agriculture Faisalabad (UAF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to improve the sustainable productivity and quality standards of Basmati rice value chain. Dr. Iqrar A. Khan, Vice Chancellor, UAF and Mr. Mohammed Qazilbash, Country Director, Oxfam Pakistan signed the MoU ... Read More »

Visually impaired PhD scholar from Multan sets an example

Visually impaired PhD scholar from Multan sets an example

This Pakistani woman is an inspiration for all that any hurdle can be defeated through confidence and determination Disability cannot become a barrier in your dreams if you are courageous enough to pursue your dreams, the quotation had been proven right by Pakistani Blind girl from Multan. Shahida Rasool a blind female belongs to Multan has set an example for ... Read More »

How Microsoft’s Calibri font revealed corruption of Sharif family

How Microsoft's Calibri font revealed corruption of Sharif family

Wikipedia disabled Calibri font edit option after various edit entries from Pakistan The investigation of Panama Case in Pakistan has now entered its crucial stage as Joint Investigation Team (JIT) submitted their report of Sharif’s money trail in Supreme Court. ‘Calibri font’ became a trending topic on social media in the country after JIT used Calibri font as a proof ... Read More »

Chinese company to construct Pakistan’s largest Airport in Lahore

Chinese company to construct Pakistan’s Largest Airport in Lahore

Pakistani government has awarded contract worth nearly $382 to Chinese Construction Third Engineering Bureau China-Pakistan friendship and development projects are at its peak in current times. China-Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) has paved way for development and investment opportunity in Pakistan. A Chinese construction company has won the contract engineer, procure, and reconstruct Allama Iqbal International Airport, Lahore. Federal government has ... Read More »

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