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  • Designer babies: UN panel warns against 'editing human DNA'

    UNITED NATIONS: Warning that rapid advances in genetics make 'designer babies' an increasing possibility, a United Nations panel called for a moratorium on editing the human genome, pending wider public debate lest changes in DNA be transmitted to future generations or foster eugenics...

    While acknowledging the therapeutic value of genetic interventions, the panel stressed that the process raises serious concerns, especially if the...

  • Over 100 scientists say baby gene editing is ‘crazy’

    In videos posted online, scientist He Jiankui defended what he claimed to have achieved, saying he had performed the embryonic gene editing to help protect the babies born this month from infection with HIV, the virus that causes Aids...

    Yang Zhengang, a Fudan University professor, said he signed the letter because gene editing was “very dangerous”...

  • China halts activities of baby gene-editing scientist

    BEIJING: A Chinese scientist who stoked criticism over his claim that he had created the world’s first genetically-edited babies faced mounting pressure on Thursday as China ordered a halt to his scientific activities and warned he may have broken the law...

    China’s National Health Commission has ordered an investigation into He Jiankui’s experiment, which was condemned by the scientific community in China and abroad
  • Bayern stay on course for Bundesliga title

    BERLIN: Robert Lewandowski scored twice, including one of the best goals of his career, to help Bayern Munich to a 3-0 win over Eintracht Frankfurt on Saturday, keeping them on course for a third successive Bundesliga title as the top four all won...

  • Course concludes today

    LAHORE: The IOC Olympic Solidarity Technical Badminton Course concludes here on Saturday...

    Sixteen coaches are attending the course which is being conducted by Sambenthan Sivaperumal, who is a Badminton World Federation qualified coach...

  • Badminton course concludes

    LAHORE: The IOC Olympic Solidarity Technical Badminton Course concluded here on Saturday with all the 16 participating coaches being awarded certificates...

    Sambenthan Sivaperumal, a Sri Lankan badminton expert who was appointed by the IOC for the course, imparted training to the local coaches during the 15-day course...

  • PFF coaching course concludes

    LAHORE: The Pakistan Football Federation (PFF) ‘D’ certificate coaching course which was attended by 25 participants concluded here on Saturday...

    AFC and PFF instructor Siddique Sheikh conducted the course as instructor while Khalid Khan was the assistant instructor...

  • Throwball umpiring course ends

    MURREE: The three-day National Throwball Umpi­ring Course 2015 concluded at Murree on Friday...

    As many as 86 participants from different schools, colleges, universities and departments took part in the course besides local Murree school teachers, coaches and officials...

  • Govt asked to remove ‘controversial’ lesson from course book

    SWABI: Political and civil society activists have threatened that if the Khyber Pakhtunkhwa Textbook Board doesn’t remove a controversial lesson about Pakhtun hero Malik Kalu Khan from the ninth grade English book, then they would take the case to court...

    Addressing a convention on ‘Kalu Khan, a hero of Pakhtuns’, at Haqqani Library Hall here on Sunday, they maintained that Yousafzai Action Committee (YAC), formed for this purpose by...
  • Trump needs a crash course on the Second World War

    WHEN, oh when, will our politicians, statesmen and dictators — mad or moderately sane — stop using the Second World War as a yardstick for their hatred and pride? Donald Trump turned his hand to it in his UN speech — in a passage clearly written by others, but woefully out of context — when he uttered the following historical perspective:“From the beaches of Europe to the deserts of the Middle East to the jungles of Asia, it is an eternal...

  • Nadal, Federer on collision course in Shanghai

    SHANGHAI: Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer breezed into the quarter-finals of the Shanghai Masters here on Thursday and Juan Martin del Potro defeated racquet-smashing Alexander Zverev...

    World number one Nadal blew away Fabio Fognini in 63 minutes and plays sixth seed Grigor Dimitrov as he pursues one of the few tournaments to have eluded him
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