:::::::::::::::::: To the reverence of Word, which makes sacred the tip of a Pen :::::::::::::::::: :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::: لفظ کی حرمت کے نام ، جو نوک ِ قلم پر احرام بندھتا ہے :::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::

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A Way Beyond Failed S&T Policies – By I. Daudpota

  [The article reviews how national institutions have failed to present a viable vision for the country’s S&T sector. Conscientious professionals need to propound their ideas and reach out to the public. An increased role of expat. Pakistanis is suggested.] Among teachers and science and technology workers, the nonchalant attitude...

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Of Dubious Depression – By M. Tariq

Of Dubious Depression  – By M. Tariq There are so many experiences, that I relive in my dreams, but am unable to go through in real life, bowling an over in a cricket match, or hitting one over the cover boundary, playing football, playing a drop shot in a squash...

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Cause For Celebration – By K. Rextin

Cause For Celebration – By K. Rextin So here we are, with another cause for celebration. A Blissfully ignorant nations 60 years of miraculous existence. Another day, another year of extravaganza for our rulers and those who can afford. The symbols of our nation; the green and white flag, our founding fathers...

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Faysal Islamic Bank Operations Review

Faysal Islamic Bank Operations Review   INCORPORATION: Faysal Bank  Ltd (“Bank”) was incorporated in Pakistan on October 3, 1994 as a public quoted company listed on the Karachi and Lahore stock exchanges. The six Pakistani branches of Faysal Islamic Bank od Bahrain E.C. amalgamated with the bank when it commenced...

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The Other Side Of Lyari – By Zahabia Khozema

  The Other Side Of Lyari – By Zahabia Khozema The town of Lyari is one of the most infamous towns in Pakistan. Famous for its gang wars, the town has been plagued by violence since years. Following Ranger’s Military Operation of Lyari, peace prevails largely and bloodshed has diminished , yet...

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Independent Power Projects [IPP] – An Academic Report

Editors’s Note: This report was written in 2000, hence the data may be aged. It is produced for reference only. Independent Power Projects [IPP] – An Academic Report THE POWER SECTOR The power sector plays a central role in the economic development and social advancement of a nation. Electric power...

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Chronology of Life of Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal

Dr. Allama Muhammad Iqbal’s influence and contribution to political identity of Muslims of South Asia as well Urdu and Persian Poetry remains unrivaled even today. No other poet influenced the politics of his times by proposing the idea of Pakistan and at the same time unraveled the mystical concept of Khudi....

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Berger Paints Pakistan – IT Report

Berger Paints Pakistan – IT Report   OFFICE AUTOMATION AT BERGER  “ The concept of  office automation is broad and multifaceted. It consists of multiple technologies ( data, text, voice and image ) supporting a broad spectrum of applications ( e.g. data processing, word processing, telecommunications networks ) that can...

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Apple Computers: Company Overview & SWOT Analysis Report

Apple Computers: Company Overview & SWOT Analysis Report INTRODUCTION   APPLE COMPUTERS INC. is one of the largest computer manufacturing companies in the world.  They are the second largest manufacturers of personal computers in the world, behind only the mighty IBM.  Apple Computers Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets personal computer,...

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ANZ Pakistan – Sales Report

  TERRITORY DEVELOPMENT   Salespeople at ANZ are not only responsible for individual customers; that is account management, but are also responsible for a group of accounts; that is territory management. Territory management is the first step in moving form selling to managing.   A sales manager at ANZ is...

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Candyland Pakistan: A Quality Controls Study

Candyland Pakistan:  A Quality Controls Study The company manufactures and sells high quality sugar confectioneries products under the brand name of Candyland. Candyland produces different products to satisfy different markets and consumer preferences. Candyland uses high quality raw materials and state of the art technology which increases cost, but it...

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Iffat Shahab’s grave in Canterbury Cemetery [Kent, UK]

Passing from Canterbury last year, I vaguely recalled the town mentioned in Shahab-Nama, Qudratullah Shahab’s Autobiography. Shahab Sahib mentioned that his wife Dr. Iffat Shahab admired Canterbury as a place blessed by Hazrat Maryam [Virgin Mary] and wanted to be buried there. I sent a quick email to Canterbury Council and received a prompt response, see...

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The Street Fighter – By M.Murtaza

  It is a typical Pakistani household. A 7 year old is watching the TV screen very intently. He is watching a cricket game. The date is October 9, 1976. The venue is Lahore, Pakistan. It’s the first day of a test match between Pakistan and New Zealand. Pakistan is...

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On Cyberspace and Human Communication – By F. Hoodbhoy

The theme addressed here is how Virtual Reality and Cyberspace have and will effect how people communicate with each other. Allucquere Rosanne Stone’s paper, “Will the Real Body Please Stand Up?” presents an interesting perspective on her “four epochs” of communication systems. In her paper, she cites many examples how...