Today in History
|1976-03-12||Event - 1976-03-12|| |
Gave Presidential address on Life of Holy Prophet (S.A.S.) at Seerat Conference, Karachi.
|1976-03-12||Event - 1976-03-12-A|| |
Made a speech at tthe Pakistan Institute of International Affairs, Karachi, Pakistan
|1981-03-12||Event - 1981-03-12|| |
Hazar Imam gave a speech at H.H. The Aga Khan Kenya Secondary School.
|1983-03-12||Event - 1983-03-12-C|| |
Dubai. Shaikh Mohammad bin Rashid al-Maktoum, son of the Ruler and Minister of Defense, hosted a luncheon for Hazar Imam at his palace.
|1983-03-12||Event - 1983-03-12-D|| |
Hazar Imam arrives in Dubai. Aga Khan Foundation in Portugal.
|1983-03-12||Event - 1983-03-12-B|
|1989-03-12||Event - 1989-03-12|| |
Hazar Imam performed the Foundation Stone laying ceremony of the Aga Khan Girls' Hostel in Hyderabad, Pakistan.
|1997-03-12||Event - 1997-03-12-B|| |
The Aga Khan stated in His speech. that: 'Some say that the developing world in general and Africa in particular, may be left behind by this revolution in communications technology. But I would argue just the reverse. It seems to me that societies which have invested less in old technologies have the potential to propel themselves even more quickly into new technologies'
|1997-03-12||Event - 1997-03-12-A|| |
His Highness the Aga Khan yesterday challenged the African continent to manage and control its own flow of information.
|1997-03-12||Event - 1997-03-12|| |
In its editorial, the Daily Nation said 'It is a commitment to excellence that has seen the group grow from that day in 1959 when His Highness the Aga Khan bought a Kiswahili weekly called Taifa which became a Swahili daily, Taifa Leo, and which spawned the English-language Sunday Nation and Daily Nation in 1960.' The news was also reported by Reuters
|2002-03-12||AGA KHAN TO SETUP BANK IN AFGHANISTAN - 2002-03-12|| |
The Dawn News from Karachi writes: 'Prince Karim Aga Khan has said he was considering to open a micro finance bank, and take part in other welfare activities in Afghanistan to help alleviate poverty from that country. Speaking at the inaugural ceremony of first Micro Finance Bank, set up by the Aga Khan foundation in Pakistan, he said here on Monday that a similar bank would be established in Afghanistan owing to growing poverty and other economic problems being faced by the Afghan government.
|2002-03-12||INVESTORS IN TOURISM TO GET INCENTIVES: PRESIDENT - 2002-03-12|| |
The Dawn News from Karachi writes: 'Speaking on the occasion, Prince Karim Aga Khan said the tourism was a different industry which easily shied away when it perceived threats to security, to health, or from inequitable business practices.'
|2005-03-12||A SHOCK OF GREEN IN CAIRO - 2005-03-12|| |
More than a decade in the making, al-Azhar park has changed the physical environment -- herons and hawks and other wildfowl absent for half a century now nest there and the relatively clean air is fragrant with flowering plants -- and its creation has affected the whole neighbourhood. Darb al-Ahmar, once a drug-dealing no-go zone, is slowly becoming a cultural tourism destination.
|2007-03-12||HH AGA KHAN VISITS OFFICIALS IN TANZANIA - 2007-03-12|| |
Arusha, Tanzania: Coming from Malaysia, Prince Karim Aga Khan attended the Investors Conference in Arusha as part of his semi-private visit in East Africa. The week-long visit will bring him to Dar es Salaam, Nairobi and Kampala . More to come.