Nov 26, 2013
Nov 25, 2013
by Gul Chaudhry 10:32 PM
Pakistani armed forces have inducted very first fleet of surveillance-capable Drones / Unmanned Aerial Vehicles (UAVs) in Pak Army and Pakistan Air Force. Pakistani made Burraq and Shahpar are part of the first fleet of strtegic drones.
Pakistan already has several types of unarmed surveillance drones in operation, but ‘Burraq’ and ‘Shahpar’ are the first to be developed locally. These two drones have been developed in cooperation with NESCOM which is a civilian controlled Pakistani scientific research organization.
Nov 22, 2013
14 August, Fatima Jinnah, History of Pakistan, Independence Day, Independence of Pakistan, Quaid e Azam, Quaid-e-Azam, Videos
by Gul Chaudhry 9:29 PM
by Gul Chaudhry 5:06 PM
Institute of Space Technology (IST) launched Pakistan's first CubeSat Satellite, iCube-1 on Russian on-board Dnepr launch vehicle on Thursday 21 November 2013 from Yasny Launch Base, Russia. IST became one of the few universities in world that have achieved this milestone. iCUBE-1 is designed to take low resolution images of earth and other space objects from polar orbit 600 km above the surface of earth. Several sensors are installed on it to collect data for scientific purposes. iCUBE-1 is a fully autonomous satellite and is capable of maintaining its health via its on-board computer. This satellite has a mass of 1.1kg and volume of just 10cm cube.
Today on Friday, within 24 hrs of its launch, first signal from iCube-1 has been received in United Kingdom.
Nov 21, 2013
by Gul Chaudhry 10:22 PM
There are several ways to tie a necktie, some are easy and some are technically difficult. There are also many types of neckties too.
Here are 7 most popular methods of tie knotting, which are presented in step by step graphic form. You can tie any type of necktie just by following easy and simple given steps.
Nov 15, 2013
by Gul Chaudhry 11:28 AM
Pakistani Rupee is the official currency of Islamic Republic of Pakistan. Sign of Pakistani Rupee is "Rs" and code is "PKR". State Bank of Pakistan is responsible for issuance and control of national currency. Rupee is also refferred as Rupaya and Rupaye. Its subunit is Paisa which is 100th part of a rupee.
Here is a huge collection of old Pakistani currency notes. Also currency notes which were printed by Reserve Bank of India with photos of British King. Year of issuance or its validity period is also given with all currency notes. Other details e.g. image of which place or building, is also mentioned where necessary.