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  • Forensics for justice

    A VISIT to Cellmark Forensic Services near Oxford last week showed me the extent of the United Kingdom’s progress in the application of forensics to criminal justice...

    The facility provides expeditious, neutral and accredited forensic services to all leading police forces, both national and international, to the British military, the courts, as well as private individuals in the UK...

  • Alarm over PMDC’s decision to merge forensics and pathology

    ISLAMABAD: The Pakistan Medical and Dental Council’s (PMDC) recently publicised decision to abolish the subject of Forensic Medicine and replace it with Forensic Pathology has drawn widespread criticism from medical and legal circles...

    He pointed out that forensic medicine is an international requirement and without this subject, the education of our doctors would be considered inadequate...

  • Forensics confirm 4-year-old Mardan girl was raped before being killed

    The Punjab Forensic Science Agency (PFSA) concluded on Friday that the four-year-old girl found dead in a sugarcane field in Mardan on January 14 was raped before being murdered, DawnNews reported...

    The toddler was playing outside her house in Mardan when she was picked up by an unidentified assailant on January 13, District Nazim Himayatullah Mayar had told Dawn earlier
  • US team visits Islamabad International Airport to give clearance to PIA direct flights

    RAWALPINDI: A United States (US) Transport Security Administration (TSA) team on Monday visited Islamabad International Airport (IIA) to conduct final inspection and give clearance to Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) to start direct flights to the US...

    According to sources, the team will also visit Jinnah International Airport Karachi and Allama Iqbal International Airport Lahore...

  • Islamabad International Airport does not have bomb disposal, detection squads

    RAWALPINDI: Despite being one of the sensitive airports, the Islamabad International Airport (IIA) does not have bomb detection and bomb disposal squads...

    The intelligence intimated that since the IIAP is a sensitive airport covered by greenwoods and located at a quite long distance from Rawalpindi, Islamabad and Attock, it should have rescue teams available 24 hours...

  • Tajikistan invites Sharif to attend international conference on water

    ISLAMABAD: Tajikistan has invited Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif to visit Dushanbe in the second week of June to attend an international conference on implementation of the International Decade for Action on Water For Life 2005-2015...

    The conference to be attended also by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon and many other international leaders would be held on June 9-11 in Dushanbe, Tajikistan...

  • International dental research conference from 4th

    LAHORE: The University of Health Sciences will host a three-day international dental research conference with the theme of “Dental Research: New Horizons and Challenges” on September 4-6...

    The conference, which is being organised in collaboration with the Pak Association of Dental Research, will see key speakers from Canada, the United Kingdom, United States, New Zealand, Malaysia, Saudi Arabia and Pakistan...

  • International conference on agriculture, food & animal sciences gets under way

    HYDERABAD: A two-day inter­­­na­tional conference on agriculture, food and animal sciences began at the Sindh Agriculture University Tandojam on Tuesday...

    Around 300 delegates, including scholars, researchers and academics from leading universities of Pakistan and experts from the United States, Germany, China, Malaysia and other countries are participating in the conference...

  • Four-day international Urdu conference opens

    KARACHI: If on the one hand a sense of loss (due to the demise of some eminent writers and an international political figure this year) enveloped the inaugural day of the 9th International Urdu Conference on Thursday evening, on the other hand the idea that literature is alive and vibrant also had its takers...

    He hoped that a time would come when he’d be again (physically) attending an Urdu conference...

  • International Urdu Conference begins

    KARACHI: In the 10 years of its existence, the International Urdu Conference organised by the Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi has seldom begun on a murky day...

    On Thursday, as the 10th edition of the five-day conference started, the weather conditions were slightly overcast and the air was a little chilly...

  • International Urdu Conference begins

    KARACHI: In the 10 years of its existence, the International Urdu Conference organised by the Arts Council of Pakistan Karachi has seldom begun on a murky day...

    On Thursday, as the 10th edition of the five-day conference started, the weather conditions were slightly overcast and the air was a little chilly...

  • First international PNDS conference on non-communicable diseases begins in Lahore

    The first Pakistan Nutrition and Dietetic Society (PNDS) International Conference on Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) began in Lahore on Friday, with the theme 4x4: Four NCDs & four shared modified risk factors...

    The conference, organised and hosted by the PNDS in collaboration with The Nutrition Society United Kingdom and Ireland, is being attended by medical practitioners and experts from Pakistan as well as those representing...

  • International conference to renew focus on Afghan refugees

    ISLAMABAD: Pakistan intends to use the international conference on Afghan refugees, being held next week, for bringing back the lost donor focus on the world’s largest protracted refugee population...

    The conference being co-hosted by the Pakistan government and the United Nations refugee agency will be attended by Secretary General Antonio Guterres and UNHCR chief Filippo Grandi...

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