Daily Archives: September 2nd, 2012

GC University grants affiliation to Grace College Lahore

GC University grants affiliation to Grace College Lahore On the recommendation of the Affiliation Committee the Vice Chancellor in exercise of the power vested in him under 7(7) of Affiliation Rules & Regulations. Government College University Lahore (GCU), has granted provisional affiliation to Grace College of Business Studies, 5-A, Ahmad Block, New Garden Town Lahore, […]

SCHEDULE FOR IN SERVICE TEACHER TRAINING FOR NEWLY INDUCTED STAFF MEMBERS FACULTY MEMBERS – Government College GC University Lahore

SCHEDULE FOR IN SERVICE TEACHER TRAINING FOR NEWLY INDUCTED STAFF MEMBERS FACULTY MEMBERS – Government College GC University Lahore 1st day Monday- September 03, 2012   Sr. no Resource Person Topic Duration Time 1 QEC Registration of Participants and Pre Training Queries 30 min 8:30 to 9:00 am   Hafiza Fiza Iqbal Recitation from Holy […]

German Producer of Thalidomide Apologizes

German Producer of Thalidomide Apologizes   A German pharmaceutical company has issued its first apology for the thalidomide tragedy – 50 years after the morning sickness drug given to pregnant women in the 1950s and the early 1960s caused thousands of babies to be born with severe birth defects. Grunenthal chief executive Harald Stock apologized […]

Gene-Swapping Soil Bacteria Harbor Antibiotic Resistance

Gene-Swapping Soil Bacteria Harbor Antibiotic Resistance As drug-resistant infections become an increasingly serious threat worldwide, new research show the problem may be spreading right under our feet. A new study in the journal Science shows that disease-causing germs and harmless bacteria in the soil are exchanging genes that make them resistant to antibiotics — a finding that may […]

Study Reveals Alarming Levels of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis

Study Reveals Alarming Levels of Drug-Resistant Tuberculosis Alarming levels of extensively drug-resistant tuberculosis have been found around the world. A new study says the findings signal an urgent need for improved testing and the development of better drugs to fight the deadly lung infection. Researchers from the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, tested […]

Benefits of Male Circumcision in Prevention of HIV AIDS and Other Diseases – American Pediatrics Group Cites Benefits Of Male Circumcision (Video Presentation)f

Benefits of Male Circumcision in Prevention of HIV AIDS and Other Diseases – American Pediatrics Group Cites Benefits Of Male Circumcision (Video Presentation) This page requires Adobe Flash Player Circumcision for baby boys was a common practice in the United States but, in the past several years, many parents and health insurance companies have decided […]

CDC Says Worst Nile Outbreak in US

CDC Says Worst Nile Outbreak in US The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says there has been a 40 percent increase in the number of West Nile virus cases in the United States since last week. The virus was first reported in the U.S. in 1999. According to the CDC, this is the […]

Searching for Animal Disease Transmission

Searching for Animal Disease Transmission Researchers are not waiting for the next new disease to emerge. They’re studying our near and distant primate relatives to try to prevent future epidemics. HIV/AIDS is a well-known zoonotic disease, an illness transmitted from animals to humans. The disease – linked to African primates – has killed tens of […]

Dengue larvae in warehouse Case against Customs’ officials ordered

Dengue larvae in warehouse Case against Customs’ officials ordered LAHORE: Samanabad Town Dengue Emergency Response Committee’s chairman Mian Marghoob ordered on Saturday to register a criminal case under the Dengue Control Act against officials concerned of the Customs department for showing negligence in draining out rainwater and parking a number of vehicles, causing growth of […]

Admission Notice for Admission to MBBS Session 2012-13 at Yusra Medical and Dental College YMDC Humak Islamabad Pakistan

Admission Notice for Admission to MBBS Session 2012-13 at Yusra Medical and Dental College YMDC Humak Islamabad Pakistan

Admission Notice for Admission to MBBS / BDS at Sharif Medical & Dental College Raiwind Road Lahore

Admission Notice for Admission to MBBS / BDS at Sharif Medical & Dental College Raiwind Road Lahore

Admission Notice Session 2012-12 for Admission to MBBS / BDS and Parm D at Islam Medical and Dental College and Islam College of Pharmacy Sialkot

Admission Notice Session 2012-12 for Admission to MBBS / BDS and Parm D at Islam Medical and Dental College and Islam College of Pharmacy Sialkot

Admission Notice for Postgraduate Admissions MBA, MPhil and Postgraduate Diploma – Forman Christian College FCC University FCCU Lahore Pakistan

Admission Notice for Postgraduate Admissions MBA, MPhil and Postgraduate Diploma – Forman Christian College FCC University FCCU Lahore Pakistan  

Minds grooming must to tackle national problems: VC Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad

Minds grooming must to tackle national problems: VC  Quaid-i-Azam University, Islamabad ISLAMABAD – In the evolving globalizing world, the economic strength as well as access to technology and enabling environment for innovation determines the status of a nation. Without economic strength and knowledge, we would remain vulnerable to external manipulations at the cost of reaching our […]

Dengue to be tackled properly

Dengue to be tackled properly KARACHI – KMC Administrator Muhammad Hussain Syed said fumigation campaign against dengue virus would be carried out with all available resources so that the citizens could be saved from this deadly disease. He said this while chairing a meeting held to review the anti-dengue campaign being run in different areas […]