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1958-01-30S580130 SPEECH AT THE RECEPTION HOSTED BY THE KARACHI MUNICIPAL CORPORATION-1958-01-30
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Paigham-e-Imamat

Mr Chairman, Mr Commissioner, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen

First let me say how honoured I feel by the reception you have given me this afternoon. I have been most moved by the kindness of your remarks today and by the warmth of this city's welcome to myself and my family throughout our stay in Karachi.

The city of Karachi, as you have observed, has some very special and very beloved associations for me. It has given me the greatest pleasure, therefore, to find the remarkable developments which have taken place since I was here in 1954.

1958-01-30Event - 1958-01-30

Civic reception at Karachi. February 8, 1958: Visited Khyber Pass (Peshawar).

1958-01-30SPEECH AT THE RECEPTION HOSTED BY THE KARACHI MUNICIPAL CORPORATION - 1958-01-30

Mr Chairman, Mr Commissioner, Your Excellencies, Ladies and Gentlemen

First let me say how honoured I feel by the reception you have given me this afternoon. I have been most moved by the kindness of your remarks today and by the warmth of this city's welcome to myself and my family throughout our stay in Karachi.

The city of Karachi, as you have observed, has some very special and very beloved associations for me. It has given me the greatest pleasure, therefore, to find the remarkable developments which have taken place since I was here in 1954.

1966-01-30Event - 1966-01-30

At Leopoldville, attended the foundation stone-laying ceremony of I.P.S. (Congo) by President Mobutu.

1970-01-30Event - 1970-01-30

Hazar Imam and Begum Salimah flew back to Karachi where Hazar Imam said in a speech 'Pakistan must take a giant step...'.

2002-01-30CANADA'S PRIME MINISTER CHRETIEN AND AGA KHAN DISCUSS CENTRAL ASIA, PLURALISM AND DEVELOPMENT - 2002-01-30

OTTAWA - CNW: Canada's Prime Minister Jean Chretien and His Highness the Aga Khan, Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Ismaili Muslims today together called for an increased commitment to fostering pluralism in societies across both the developing and developed worlds. The Aga Khan was concluding a two day official visit at the invitation of the Prime Minister and the Government of Canada.

2008-01-30JOINT COLLABORATION BETWEEN ADB AND AKDN - 2008-01-30

2008, January 30 - Gouvieux, France - H.H. the Aga Khan, today met with Mr. Haruhiko Kuroda, President of the Asian Development Bank (ADB), for discussions on joint collaboration between the ADB and AKDN. The meeting preceded the signing of an agreement aimed at expanding the partnership between the two institutions. Prince Amyn Aga Khan, who signed the agreement on the Aga Khan's behalf, thanked the ADB for its long-standing cooperation and lauded the Bank's efforts to adopt a new long-term strategy this year in the face of growing challenges and opportunities in the Asia-Pacific region.

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