Saturday, January 19, 2008

Hundreds of medicinal plants are at risk of extinction, threatening the discovery of future cures for disease, according to experts.
Over 50% of prescription drugs are derived from chemicals first identified in plants.
But the Botanic Gardens Conservation International said many were at risk from over-collection and deforestation.
Researchers warned the cures for things such as cancer and HIV may become "extinct before they are ever found".

Read more @ BBC.

Sunday, January 13, 2008

All Pakistani brothers and sisters are requested to pray alot for the betterment of the current situation of our sweet country.
Our bad wishers want to destroy us and our freedom,but being Muslims we must pray that May Allah destroy all those powers who want to destroy our country.Ameen!