Daily Archives: April 16, 2009


Pakistani project wins EU energy award

KARACHI: Building and Construction Improvement Programme (BACIP), a project of Aga Khan Planning and Building Service, Pakistan, an agency of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), was recognised at the Energy Globe Award ceremony in Prague on Tuesday. Reduction of domestic energy consumption by 40 per cent, resulting in 60 […]


Pakistani doctor ‘breaks world record’

Renowned Pakistani Laparoscopic Surgeon Dr. Naeem Taj broke the world record in Laparoscopic surgery of oldest patient by operating upon a 107-year-old woman at Capital Hospital in Islamabad, says a press release issued here Wednesday. The previous record for the oldest patient Laparoscopic surgery was of Dr David D Dan […]