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DateEventDetails
Wednesday, 2008, July 2 - Tuesday, 2008, July 8His Highness the Aga Khan In United Kingdom for a Golden Jubilee Visit - 2008-07-02
2008-07-04-london001

H. H. the Aga Khan is on an official Golden Jubilee visit to London, and will meet with followers at a Darbar confirmed for 5th July 2008

Wednesday, 2008, July 2 - Friday, 2008, July 4His Highness the Aga Khan In United Kingdom for a Golden Jubilee Visit - 2008-07-02

2008, July 2-4: His Highness the Aga Khan In United Kingdom for a Golden Jubilee Visit. The Prime Minister met with the Aga Khan, where they discussed the cooperation between the Government and the Aga Khan Development Network. The Queen personally honoured the Aga Khan with a private banquet at Buckingham Palace on Monday to mark his golden jubilee as the leader of the world's 15 million Ismaeli Muslims. H. H. the Aga Khan met with followers at a Darbar confirmed on the 5th of July. [More] TESTIMONIES AND SPEECHES see our [Forum section.] [More in New Heritage Site]

Saturday, 2005, July 2AP TO GIVE 100 ACRES TO AGA KHAN FOUNDATION </I> - 2005-07-02

Hyderabad, Jul 2. (PTI): Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to provide 100 acres of land free of cost to Aga Khan Foundation for setting up a Center of Excellence and a string of educational institutions on the city outskirts. The decision was taken at a meeting of the state cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhar Reddy here.

Saturday, 2005, July 2Aga Khan University to run city hospital - 2005-07-02
Source: 
www.nationmedia.com/dailynation/nmgcontententry.asp?category_id=1&newsid=52287

Nairobi's Aga Khan yesterday became a premier teaching and referral hospital when it formally came under the management of Aga Khan University (AKU).Plans for the new development include programmes aimed at managing major diseases such as heart complications and cancer.
This will save Kenyan patients the expense and trouble of overseas trips for treatment.
Established in 1958 and currently with a 254-bed capacity, the hospital had been operating under the Aga Khan Health Service Kenya.

Saturday, 2005, July 2AP to give 100 acres to Aga Khan foundation - 2005-07-02
Source: 
www.hindu.com/thehindu/holnus/004200507020352.htm

Andhra Pradesh government on Friday decided to provide 100 acres of land free of cost to Aga Khan Foundation for setting up a Center of Excellence and a string of educational institutions on the city outskirts.The decision was taken at a meeting of the state cabinet chaired by Chief Minister Y S Rajasekhar Reddy here.

Saturday, 2005, July 2AGA KHAN UNIVERSITY TO RUN CITY HOSPITAL</I> - 2005-07-02

Nairobi's Aga Khan Hospital yesterday became a premier teaching and referral hospital when it formally came under the management of Aga Khan University (AKU). Plans for the new development include programmes aimed at managing major diseases such as heart complications and cancer. This will save Kenyan patients the expense and trouble of overseas trips for treatment.

Wednesday, 2003, July 2FOCUS HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE - FOCUS HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE - 2003-07-02
Source: 
www.akdn.org

Girls' High School in Afghanistan is First with Information Technology Kabul, Afghanistan, 2nd July, 2003 - Tajwar Sultana School, a girls' high school formerly on a frontline in Kabul, today became the first educational institution in the country with state-of-the-art computing facilities, including multimedia and internet access.

Wednesday, 2003, July 2FOCUS HUMANITARIAN ASSISTANCE - 2003-07-02

- Kabul, Afghanistan: Tajwar Sultana School, a girls' high school formerly on a frontline in Kabul, today became the first educational institution in the country with state-of-the-art computing facilities, including multimedia and internet access.

Wednesday, 2003, July 2Aga Khan is Irish Derby's Saviour - 2003-07-02
Source: 
www.farminglife.com/equestrian/content_objectid=13131079_method=full_ siteid=51658_headline=-Aga-Khan-is-Irish-Derby-s-Saviour-name_page.html

THE Aga Khan proved the saviour of the Irish Derby, the annual showcase of the Irish Racing year at the Curragh last weekend.A decision to run both his unbeaten Champion, the French trained Dalakhani winner of six races including the French Derby and the John Oxx trained Alamshar, third in the Epsom Derby saw the Aga Khan gain a 1 - 2 in the 1.3million euro contest and equal the record of his grandfather of five victories in the Irish Derby when Alamshar prevailed by half a length.

Tuesday, 2002, July 2PRINCESS SALIMAH AGA KHAN IN THE AFGHAN REFUGEE CAMPS IN PAKISTAN - 2002-07-02

SOS has opened playgrounds for the children in the camps. Initially, the youngsters were bemused by the activities on offer and some even went as far as trying to break them up. But once they were taught how to use swings and slides, they had a whale of a time, and Salimah now reckons the play areas have been one of the Pakistani project's biggest successes.

Thursday, 1998, July 2Event - 1998-07-02

Donated $US1 million towards the construction of the MOSQUEE D'ABIDJAN-PLATEAU  

Thursday, 1998, July 2L'AGA KHAN OFFRE 1 MILLION DE DOLLARS POUR LA MOSQUEE D'ABIDJAN-1998-07-02

L'AGA KHAN, LE CHEF SPIRITUEL DE LA COMMUNAUTE MUSULMANE ISMAILIS, A CONTRIBUE POUR UN MILLION DE DOLLARS US SOIT 600 MILLIONS F CFA, AU FINANCEMENT DES TRAVAUX DE CONSTRUCTION DE LA GRANDE MOSQUEE D'ABIDJAN-PLATEAU.

LE CHEQUE A ETE REMIS LUNDI DERNIER AU SECRETAIRE GENERAL DE LA PRESIDENCE DE LA REPUBLIQUE, M. KOUASSI YAO, PAR M. ADJABALI KASSAM, REPRESENTANT LE DONATEUR.

Wednesday, 1986, July 2Event - 1986-07-02

'Centuries of Gold' The Zamana Gallery's 4th Exhibition in London, England of rare Islamic coins, was attended by Begum Salimah, Mr. Robert Darley-Doram, Exhibition Director and Miss Jane De'Athe, Acting Gallery Director and a distiguished audience. Begum Salimah said: 'The Zamana Gallery has begun fulfilling the mission for which it was conceived. His founding the Zamana Gallery was to improve understanding in the West of the arts and cultures of Asia, the Middle East and Africa. (click here)

Wednesday, 1986, July 2CENTURIES OF GOLD - 1986-07-02

Cromwell Gardens No.1, South Kensington, London SW7, is an address which every Ismaili recognises and is proud of, for that is the site of the Ismaili Centre London.
What is perhaps not known quite as well is that a large area of the ground and the lower ground floors of the Ismaili Centre is occupied by the ZAMANA GALLERY with its entrance directly opposite the Victoria and Albert Museum.


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