Monthly Archives: January 2012

Automated Laboratory Launched, First in Pakistan

  Pakistan’s first fully automated biochemistry laboratory was inaugurated at Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH), Karachi today by Mr Firoz Rasul, President of the University. This state-of-the-art lab, capable of processing 8-10 million clinical chemistry tests annually, represents a milestone … Continue reading

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13 Common (But Silly) Superstitions

By Stephanie Pappas If you are spooked by Friday the 13th, you’re in for a whammy of a year. This week’s unlucky day is the first of three for 2012. And it would come as no surprise if many among us … Continue reading

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What Your Eyes Say About Who You Are?

Using eye-tracking technology, scientists are discovering clues to how we think and learn By Annie Murphy Paul  As you read these words, try paying attention to something you usually never notice: the movements of your eyes. While you scan these lines … Continue reading

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Aga Khan seeks a way to make unstable democracies work

Imam of world’s Shia Ismaili Muslims given honorary doctorate from U of O Chancellor Huguette Labelle of the University of Ottawa, left, His Highness, the Aga Khan and University of Ottawa president Allan Rock chat following the honours ceremony Friday. … Continue reading

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International Financial Reporting Standards – Pocket Guide 2011

The complete  International Financial Reporting Standards – Pocket Guide 2011 is available for Download in Pdf Version. The Book can be download from: Library Academic Section *Note: The Book is in Pdf format, first Install Adobe Acrobat Reader 7.0 or later

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Drinking Coffee can reduces the risk of Type 2 diabetes

  Why do heavy coffee drinkers have a lower risk of developing Type 2 diabetes, a disease on the increase around the world that can lead to serious health problems? Scientists are offering a new solution to that long-standing mystery … Continue reading

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Want to know the Language of Lies?

It turns out to be difficult to tell when other people are lying By Art Markman There are lots of cues that we believe will tip us off to whether someone is telling the truth. We expect people telling the … Continue reading

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