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The controversy regarding use of chemical weapons In Syria: 2013-2017

“The only reason Muslim terrorism exists is that Washington created it. Washington first used Jihadism against the Soviet army in Afghanistan. Then against Gaddafi in Libya. Then when Obama’s plan to invade Syria on the trumped-up chemical weapons charge was blocked by the UK Parliament and Russia, Obama sent ISIS …

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USAID Celebrates Achievements of Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Recipients

Lahore: February 8, 2018: The USAID-funded Merit and Needs-Based Scholarship Program (MNBSP) celebrated the achievements of its scholars at a ceremony held at the Lahore University of Management Sciences (LUMS).  USAID Provincial Director Lea E. Swanson, Adviser Higher Education Commission (HEC) Wasim S. Hashmi Syed, Dean Scoolbof Science and Engineering …

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Man vs Machine: Microsoft, Alibaba AI programs beat humans in reading comprehension tests

Here comes the day when man-made programs defeated their creator. That is the height of human knowledge and wisdom. This happened when artificial intelligence programs developed by Alibaba and Microsoft managed to defeat humans in reading comprehension tests. Stanford University conducts reading comprehension tests, which have been used by different …

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Staff Report: Achieving gender equity is an issue that is becoming increasingly important for companies and, if there is an opportunity to combine it with a social cause, it will be even stronger. Such is the case of Apple and its support for the Malala Fund. This week, the Cupertino California …

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Pak School to get $700,000 donation from The Big Heart Foundation

London (Staff Report): The Big Heart Foundation (TBHF), a Sharjah-based global humanitarian charity dedicated to helping refugees and people in need worldwide, announced to help establish a school for Pakistani girls. The school project will be funded jointly by ‘Malala Fund,’ and ‘Girl Child Fund’ of TBHF. The announcement was …

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Pakistan tops list of world’s best travel destination for 2018

Maimoona Anees/Gulf News LAHORE: Pakistan has been ranked the world’s top travel destination for 2018 by the British Backpacker Society, which described Pakistan as “one of the friendliest countries on earth, with mountain scenery that is beyond anyone’s wildest imagination”, reported by Gulf News. The British Backpacker Society announced the …

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