Hot, dry weather expected in major parts of country

Share the nation According to met office mainly hot and dry weather is expected in most parts of the country during the next 24 hours. A shallow westerly wave is affecting upper and central parts of the country. Mercury will surge up to 36 degrees in Karachi with an increase in humidity level. Meanwhile inRead More

NUST Ecomotive selected for Shell EcoMarathon in France

Share the nation For the first time, a team of students from NUST Islamabad, have been selected for the Shell Ecomarathon that is being held in France in June. It is called the NUST Ecomotive. The SEM is held thrice every year in Asia, Europe, and the Americas, and as many as 200 teams fromRead More


Share Eustoma is a genus of plants of the Gorechanov family. The name comes from the Greek roots eu (good) and stoma (mouth). Cultivated flowers belonging to this genus often have the name Lizianthus, it is also an obsolete botanical name of the genus. Traditional names of eustoma in America are Texas bluebell, prairie gentian,Read More

Chinese varsities to offer Urdu, Farsi classes

Share the nation Two universities in northwest China’s Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region will add Urdu and Farsi (Persian) to their undergraduate curriculum. Shihezi University and Xinjiang Normal University based in Urumqi are setting up Urdu and Farsi departments, respectively, and start enrolling students nationwide this summer, according to a statement issued by Shihezi University onRead More