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Pakistan needs advanced seed potato technology to boost output

potato-farms

Seminar on food security and the future perspectives of potato production held at Faisalabad Agricultural University by Netherlands embassy FAISALABAD (Pakistan) – Renowned Dutch agriculture expert, Romke Wustman, who is visiting Pakistan, has advised the country to ensure use of technology at all stages of potato production from seed to storage as well to improve economic benefit to farmers and other stakeholders. ... Read More »

Top 10 Travel Apps for 2016

Travel Apps

Whether you’re travelling abroad or just visiting new towns in your country, there are a lot of free apps to help you get the most from your next trip. Check out this list of amazing travel app By Salma Khalid Khan Traveling to new places can be both fun and exciting but it can also be frustrating at times. But ... Read More »

ICCI and UNIDO launch Women Business Growth Centre

Women Business Growth Centre launched in Islamabad on Women's Day

Islamabad Chamber of Commerce and industry and UNIDO launch Women Business Growth Center and Women in Cleantech Campaign on the International Women’s Day 2016 ISLAMABAD – Women Business Growth Centre (WBGC) was launched in Islamabad on International Women’s Day by Islamabad Chamber of Commerce (ICCI) and Industry (ICCI) in collaboration with United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO). At this occasion, UNIDO in collaboration ... Read More »

Uber finally launches in Pakistan

Uber finally launches in Pakistan

Pakistan is the 69th country where Uber has launched its services as part of a $250 million drive into Asia LAHORE – World’s most popular taxi-hailing app Uber has launched their services in Pakistan. Uber has initially been launched in Lahore and will later extend its services in Islamabad and Karachi. “Lahore is our first city globally to have launched cash ... Read More »

Kiddle – a safe search engine for kids unveiled

Kiddle - a safe search engine for kids unveiled

A new search engine – Kiddle – aims to be like a Google Search for children, with results filtered to bring up ‘safe’ sites and sites written in simple language. Kiddle uses Google colours but instead of the traditional white background has adopted an outer space theme, fit with a friendly robot. Kiddle is a family friendly search engine enhanced ... Read More »

How to use cool new Facebook reactions

How to use cool new Facebook reactions?

Every day, people come to Facebook to discover what’s happening in their world and around the world, and to share all kinds of things, whether that’s updates that are happy, sad, funny or thought-provoking. Facebook today is releasing “Reactions” to the rest of the world. The feature isn’t so much a new tool as it is an extension of an existing one; by ... Read More »

Apple forecasts first revenue decline in 13 years

Apple iphone

Sales of top-selling Apple device grew by only 0.4% over the holidays, compared with 46% over same period last year, but company posts record revenues Apple’s iPhone sales are flatlining, the tech company said, announcing a sharp slowdown in sales growth for its top-selling mobile device. Apple Inc. said iPhone sales grew at the slowest pace since its introduction in ... Read More »

PM pays tribute to scientists for uplifting Pakistan’s image

Prime Minister Muhammad Nawaz Sharif along with Director General CERN Ms. Higgs Hunter in a group photo with Pakistani scientists at CERN

Pakistan’s PM Nawaz Sharif visited CERN this week and said nation was proud of its scientists and engineers who were building the country’s image and bringing the latest technology. GENEVA – Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif lauded efforts of Pakistani Scientists on Saturday for their outstanding contributions and bringing the latest technology to Pakistan. He was talking to a group of ... Read More »

First ever flower blooms in space

Astronaut Scott Kelly tweets a photo of a zinnia flower in full bloom in space.

The crew of the International Space Station welcomes spring in orbit as experimental zinnia plants eke out a happy orange flower. The first flower to bloom in space is an orange zinnia which was presented to the world by US astronaut Scott Kelly with this photo on Twitter. #SpaceFlower out in the sun for the first time! #YearInSpace pic.twitter.com/Cghu9XGv1J — ... Read More »

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