Monthly Archives: April 2013


A lion-hunter among Imran’s forefathers

 “The News” report written by Ziaullah Niazi  With the elections 2013 in Punjab almost a draw between the PTI and PML-N and with fiery speeches being delivered by the leaders against each other from both sides, an incident related to one of Imran Khan’s forefathers have suddenly become relevant.


SOLAR POWERED PROTEINS FILTER ANTIBIOTICS FROM WATER

 A tiny solar-powered filter made of two bacterial proteins absorbs more than 50 percent more of the pollutants. In addition, the filter developed by a team at the University of Cincinnati, can release the captured antibiotics so they can be reused, Voice of America reported. Antibiotics and chemicals enter waterways […]


Pakistani student wins silver medal at INEPO

A Pakistani student has bagged silver medal in the 7th International Environmental Project Olympiad (INEPO Euroasia) held in Baku, Azerbaijan where students from 47 countries presented 123 projects. Alvaz Adnan, a student of PakTurk School Lahore, presented her biology project on removal of dyes from effluent of factories and won a […]


Musharraf surrenders, residence declared sub-jail

A judicial magistrate in Islamabad on Friday declared sub-jail the farmhouse residence of General (retd) Pervez Musharraf’s at Chak Shahzad for 48 hours after the former military ruler surrendered himself to the authorities 24 hours after his bail was cancelled in the judges’ detention case. The order was issued after Musharraf appeared […]