21 April 2019

Science and Education

Plants Are Also Stressed Out (1)
TEHRAN (FNA)- What will a three-degree-warmer world look like? When experiencing stress or damage from various sources, plants use chloroplast- to-nucleus communication to regulate gene expression and help them cope. Now, researchers have found that GUN1 - a gene that integrates numerous chloroplast-to-nucleus retrograde signaling pathways - also plays an important role in how proteins are made in damaged chloroplasts, which
Final round of 18th "Chinese Bridge" competition for college students held in Mongolia (1)
Flash The final round of the 18th "Chinese Bridge," an annual Chinese language and culture proficiency competition for college students, concluded here on Saturday. Under the theme of "One World and One Family," nineteen finalists from a number of leading Mongolian universities competed in the final round of the Mongolian regional contest in the three categories featuring "free speeches," "Q&As" and "Chinese talent show."
SE Asia educational experts talk latest teacher professional standards (1)
HCM City (VNA) - Leaders from ministries of education in Southeast Asia and international educational experts have discussed the latest teacher professional standards in Southeast Asia. They met at the Regional Workshop on Southeast Asia Teachers Competency Framework, Teachers' Satisfaction and Motivation in Southeast Asia in Ho Chi Minh City on April 19. The Southeast Asia Teachers Competency Framework was initiated in 2017 as a
Photos: Foundation stone laid for first traditional Hindu temple in UAE (1)
Ashwani Kumar /Abu Dhabi The ceremony started with rituals led by Pujya Ishwarcharan Swami. The foundation stone for the first traditional Hindu Temple was laid in Abu Dhabi on Saturday. The 'Shilanyas Vidhi' ceremony was presided over by Mahant Swami Maharaj, the spiritual leader of BAPS Swaminarayan Sanstha - the religious and social organisation building the temple. The ceremony started with rituals led by Pujya Ishwarcharan Swami.
Updated- Economic cooperation talks between Syria and Crimea held (1)
SANA 21 Apr 2019, 04:09 GMT+10 Yalta, SANA - President of Crimea, Sergey Aksyonov, discussed with the Syrian delegation to Yalta economic conference headed by Minister of Economy and Foreign Trade Mohammad Samer al-Khalil the economic cooperation between the two sides. Aksyonov pointed out during the meeting that action groups were formed in different economic spheres as a joint trade house was registered, adding
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