Video captures protein traffic inside brain cell

August 23rd, 2012 - 4:29 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Aug 23 (IANS) Using a new imaging technique, scientists have created spectacular video footage on the movement of proteins inside a neuron (brain cell)."Your brain is being disassembled and ... Read more...

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Gilani contempt verdict to be announced April 26

April 24th, 2012 - 5:36 pm ICT by IANS
Islamabad, April 24 (IANS) The Pakistan Supreme Court will announce April 26 the verdict in the contempt of court case against Prime Minister Yousuf Raza Gilani for not writing ... Read more...

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Sindh High Court reserves verdict on Musharraf’s high treason trial

August 18th, 2010 - 2:31 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, Aug.18 (ANI): The Sindh High Court (SHC) has reserved its verdict on the petition seeking the high treason trial of former President General Pervez Musharraf.During the proceeding, the division bench ... Read more...

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Zardari’s electoral eligibility cannot be challenged by any court or authority: SHC

May 13th, 2010 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
Karachi, May 13 (ANI): Backing the electoral validity of President Asif Ali Zardari, the Sindh High Court (SHC) has observed that it can not be challenged before any court of law or ... Read more...

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Sindh High Court quashes petition challenging Zardari’s electoral eligibility

April 22nd, 2010 - 11:30 am ICT by ANI
Karachi, Apr.22 (ANI): The Sindh High Court has quashed a petition challenging President Asif Ali Zardari's eligibility, saying he enjoys constitutional amnesty from court proceedings.Chief Justice Sarmad Jalal Osmani observed that the ... Read more...

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Anchar Lake near Srinagar on the verge of extinction

April 10th, 2010 - 8:14 pm ICT by ANI
Srinagar (Jammu and Kashmir), Apr 10 (ANI): The Anchar Lake near Srinagar, which was once a popular tourist destination, is now on the verge of extinction due to encroachment, pollution and illegal ... Read more...

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International Press Institute condemns Peshawar Press Club suicide attack

December 23rd, 2009 - 12:21 pm ICT by ANI
Vienna, Dec.23 (ANI): Describing Pakistan as one of the most dangerous countries in the world for media persons, the International Press Institute (IPI) has denounced Tuesday's suicide attack outside the Peshawar Press ... Read more...

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Pak Foreign Office misappropriates Rs.130 million

December 17th, 2008 - 5:41 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Dec.17 (ANI): The Public Accounts Committee (PAC) of the National Assembly has expressed concern over the Foreign Office misappropriating Rs.129.69 million. The committee came to know that advances worth Rs.7.887 million ... Read more...

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Pak Government notifies induction of 4 deposed judges in SC

September 19th, 2008 - 10:15 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 19 (ANI): PPP-led government has issued notification for induction of four deposed judges in the Supreme Court of Pakistan.These include two deposed judges of SC, Justice Sardar Muhammad Raza ... Read more...

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Five more sacked Pak judges agree to take fresh oath

September 8th, 2008 - 1:34 pm ICT by ANI
Islamabad, Sep 8 (ANI): Five more sacked Pakistani judges are likely to take oath on Tuesday, leaving deposed Chief Justice Iftikhar Chaudhry virtually isolated, sources have said.They said two sacked ... Read more...

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Nature safaris in Kashmir lure tourists

July 20th, 2008 - 11:03 am ICT by ANI
Srinagar, July 20 (ANI): In a bid to revive tourism in Kashmir, the state''s tourism department has introduced nature safaris, trekking and nature camps, which are becoming a major attraction among ... Read more...

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For god’s sake, don’t exploit religion for political gain (Commentary)

May 4th, 2008 - 1:30 pm ICT by admin
By Firoz Bakht Ahmed Perhaps one of the most misunderstood religions in the world is that which Prophet Mohammad originally presented before us. I am not using the term 'Islam' because I, a ... Read more...

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‘Khuda Kay Liye’ - an extraordinary film on Muslim identity

April 6th, 2008 - 4:19 pm ICT by admin
(Review) By Arpana Film: "Khuda Kay Liye"; Cast: Shaan, Fawad Khan, Iman Ali, Rasheed Naaz, Naseeruddin Shah; Director: Shoaib Mansoor; Rating: **** Inaccurate interpretation of religious books like the Quran, the trauma of liberal ... Read more...

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