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Iran can ‘easily’ help Japan on nuclear plant: scientist

TEHRAN – Iran can “easily” help Japan in dealing with a crippled nuclear power plant which was damaged in the aftermath of a March 11 tsunami, a top Iranian atomic scientist was quoted as saying on Saturday.
“Iran is one of the nations which under the current circumstances can help Japan with the damage in the Fukushima (Daiichi) nuclear plant,” Mahmoud Reza Aghamiri, Iran’s newly appointed representative to the Middle East’s SESAME nuclear project, was quoted as saying by the

KU scientist awarded PAS gold medal

KARACHI – The Pakistan Academy of Sciences (PAS) has awarded PAS Gold Medal to Prof Dr Khalid M Khan – a senior scientist of the International Centre for Chemical and Biological Sciences (ICCBS), University of Karachi – in recognition of his services in the field of chemistry.
A spokesman for the ICCBS said on Saturday that Dr Khan is considered one of the senior most scientists of the centre. He said that Dr Khan is busy in research and academic activities at HEJ Research

Don’t harass scientist, NA body tells FIA

ISLAMABAD – The Federal Investigation Agency (FIA) was reprimanded and told off by the National Assembly Standing Committee on Health on Tuesday, who called for cancellation of probe into the locally produced interferon injections and condemned the Ministry of Science and Technology for referring the case to FIA in the first place.
The committee members warned the ministry of science that if any action is taken by FIA against Riazuddin Sheikh, the scientist who had achieved a

Iran blasts kill one nuclear scientist, injure other

TEHRAN: Two car bomb blasts killed an Iranian nuclear scientist and wounded another in Tehran on Monday in what Iranian officials called an Israeli or US-sponsored attack on its atomic programme.
The bombings, rare attacks in the Iranian capital, occurred ahead of a possible meeting between Iran and major powers next month to discuss its nuclear activity, which Western officials suspect is aimed at developing atom bombs. Iran denies this.
In the past few months, the