Pakistan

Princess Zahra attended meetings of the Board of Trustees of the AKU 2023-11-30

Princess Zahra at the AKU inauguration of Hashoo Building   2023-11-30
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November 30, 2023

Princess Zahra Aga Khan arrived in Karachi to attend meetings of the Board of Trustees of the Aga Khan University.

at the Dinner for the Donors of the AKU, Princess Zahra said: (source video partial)

The Ismaili National Council, Generous Donors, Partners, Friends of the University

As-salaam-alaikum and Good Evening

It is a tremendous pleasure for myself and my fellow trustees to be in Karachi this evening surrounded by so many dedicated and loyal friends of the University.

Sultanabad 1970

Sultanabad 1970

Hazar Imam watches Jamati members playing dandiya raas

Aga Khan University celebrates World Environment Day 2023-06-06

“Oceans: The Mystery of the Missing Plastic” followed by a panel discussion at the AKU auditorium.
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https://dailytimes.com.pk/

The Aga Khan University commemorated the 2023 World Environment Day, featuring the screening of documentary, “Oceans: The Mystery of the Missing Plastic” followed by a panel discussion at the AKU auditorium.

The Aga Khan University and the Aga Khan University Hospital celebrate the World Heart Day. 2023-09-17

The Aga Khan University and the Aga Khan University Hospital celebrate the World Heart Day
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tradechronicle.com

The Aga Khan University and the Aga Khan University Hospital commenced this year’s World Heart Day celebrations in full swing as the leadership of AKU, led by President Dr. Sulaiman Shahabuddin, and Section Head of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dr. Saultat Fatmi, along with many other esteemed faculty members, medical staff, doctors, nurses, and enthusiastic medical and nursing students, came together for a vibrant Mini-Marathon on Sunday, 17 September 2023 at the AKU Sports and Rehabilitation Center, at the AKU Stadium Road Campus.

Aga Khan University Medical College receives prestigious international award 2023-08-31

AKU Pakistan
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dailytimes.com.pk

The Aga Khan University’s Medical College has been awarded the AMEE (Association for Medical Education Europe) 2023 Stellar Award at an award ceremony in Glasgow, United Kingdom.

Pakistan's New Permanent Representative Aly Khan Aga Khan to UN Presents Credentials

Pakistan's New Permanent Representative Aly Khan Aga Khan to UN Presents Credentials

Ambassador Aly Khan, the new Permanent Representative of Pakistan to the United Nations, is seen here (right) as he presented his credentials today to U.N. Secretary-General Dag Hammarskjold. 1958-03-04

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dam.media.un.org/

Aga Khan fund intends to acquire additional shares of HBL worth nearly Rs3.5bn 2023-08-02

Habib Bank Pakistan
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brecorder.com

Habib Bank Limited announced on Wednesday that one of its key sponsors – the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED) – has expressed its intention to purchase additional shares of the bank amounting to nearly Rs3.5 billion from the open market.

The development was shared by HBL in its notice to the Pakistan Stock Exchange (PSX).

AKU partners with G-B govt to improve teaching practices 2023-08-03

AKU Pakistan
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brecorder.com

KARACHI: The Aga Khan University (AKU) and Government of Gilgit-Baltistan (GB) have signed an agreement to improve teaching practices in GB schools. The agreement was signed under the guidance of AKU’s President Dr Sulaiman Shahabuddin.

Aga Khan University Hospital launches WhatsApp Channel to improve patient services 2023-07-13

Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) Pakistan has introduced a new WhatsApp channel
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timesofkarachi.pk

The Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) Pakistan has introduced a new WhatsApp channel as part of its efforts to enhance patient services. This initiative aims to provide patients with convenient access to a wide range of hospital services and improve the overall patient experience through quick and timely communication.

AKU’s Hayat App wins at International Digital Health Awards 2023-06-15

AKU’s Hayat App wins at International Digital Health Awards
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www.aku.edu

Aga Khan University's Hayat app has been awarded a prestigious silver medal at the international Digital Health Awards 2023. Hayat's innovative approach to improving access to healthcare provision using technology set it apart and made it a worthy award recipient under the Mobile Digital Health Resources category of the competition.

Aga Khan’s educational efforts in uneven valley 2023-06-14

Prince Karim Aga Khan  significantly improved the literacy rate in the GB region
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mmnews.tv/

The construction of the historic Karakoram Highway in Pakistan began in the 1960s, with engineers from the Pakistan Army risking their lives to star the gigantic work. The engineers were flown to China to survey and create a dirt road, starting their descent towards Pakistan from there.

Baltit Fort Hunza 2023-06-10

Baltit Fort in Hunza
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arynews.tv

Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan is not only blessed with some spectacular natural scenery but some man-made wonders also add up to its glory. One exceptional edifice embellishing the breathtaking surroundings is the redoubtable Baltit Fort that was the royal residence of ruling families of Hunza.

Foundations of this wonderful building were laid some 700 years ago and it became not only the residence of the Mirs of Hunza but also served as defence bastion in case of an attack.

Aga Khan Fund Shows Interest to Buy HBL Shares Worth Rs. 3.53 Billion 2023-05-02

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propakistani.pk

On Tuesday, Habib Bank Limited (PSX: HBL) informed the Pakistan Stock Exchange that its sponsor, the Aga Khan Fund for Economic Development (AKFED), has shown its interest to buy additional shares in the bank against an investment of Rs. 3.53 billion.

According to the stock filing, AKFED has informed HBL vide its letter dated May 1, 2023, of its intention to acquire additional shares of the commercial bank from the open market by utilizing the accumulated dividends that have not been repatriated, amounting to Rs. 3,534,747,825.

AKDN attends the International Conference on Climate Resilient Pakistan 2023-01-09

H.E. Mr. António Guterres (right), Secretary General of United Nations with H.E. Mr. Shehbaz Sharif (left), Prime Minister of th
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akdn.org

Geneva, Switzerland, 9 January 2023 – At the invitation of the Prime Minister of Pakistan and the UN Secretary General, a delegation led by Prince Rahim Aga Khan and Princess Zahra Aga Khan, representing the Ismaili Imamat and the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN), attended the International Conference on Climate Resilient Pakistan, co-hosted by the Government of Pakistan and the United Nations (UN) at the Palais des Nations.

H.H. The Aga Khan and Begum Salimah greeted by the President of France Giscard d'Estaing

H.H. Aga Khan and Begum Salimah greeted by the President of France Giscard d'Estaing  in meeting with Zulfiqar Al Bhutto

His Highness the Aga Khan and Begum Salimah greeted by the President of France Giscard d'Estaing, invited at a private lunch at the Elysée office on the occasion of the official visit of the Prime Minister of Pakistan, Ali Bhutto. (Photo by Henri Bureau/Sygma/Corbis/VCG via Getty Images)

Prince Karim Aga Khan – The legend of Humanity 2023-03-28

His Highness The Aga Khan IV
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mmnews.tv

Prince Karim Aga Khan is a highly esteemed figure who has made significant contributions to humanity. As the spiritual leader of the Ismaili Muslim community, he is globally recognized a visionary leader. His ancestors have a long history of passion and generosity in creating an ecosystem for nurturing human index development chiefly in the field of education, health, and Islamic culture.

Message from Hazar Imam, on the occasion of the AKU Founder's Day and 40th Anniversary celebration 2023-03-18

Graduates receiving their diplomas from the Chancellor of the Aga University Pakistan in 1994

Message by Chancellor His Highness The Aga Khan (Convocation today).

Bismillah-ir-Rahman-ir-Rahim

Forty years ago, the Aga Khan University received its Charter from the Government of Pakistan as a vast crowd of well-wishers looked on. It was a truly historic occasion – the kind that comes only a few times in one's life. It filled my heart and the hearts of many others with joy and pride.

Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah speaking on the occasion of AKU Founder’s Day 2023-03-18

Chief Minister Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah.jpg
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www.bolnews.com

The Aga Khan University on Saturday celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2022, its first-ever Founder's Day and the University's 40th anniversary. Simultaneous ceremonies were held in Pakistan, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and broadcast online to an international audience of AKU's friends and supporters. Princess Zahra Aga Khan attended the ceremony in Karachi and shared a message from His Highness the Aga Khan, Founder and Chancellor of the University. Chief Minister of Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah was the Chief Guest.

Aga Khan University Graduates 777 Students, Celebrates Founder's Day and 40th Anniversary 2023-03-18

Princess Zahra - Trustee and other AKU officials at the 40th Anniversay of the AKU
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www.aku.edu

The Aga Khan University on Saturday celebrated the graduation of the Class of 2022, its first-ever Founder's Day and the University's 40th anniversary. Simultaneous ceremonies were held in Pakistan, Kenya, Tanzania and Uganda and broadcast online to an international audience of AKU's friends and supporters. Princess Zahra Aga Khan attended the ceremony in Karachi and shared a message from His Highness the Aga Khan, Founder and Chancellor of the University. Chief Minister of Sindh Syed Murad Ali Shah was the Chief Guest.

$3 million grant supports AKH in ambitious effort to improve children’s health around the world 2023-03-10

Aga Khan University Hospital, Karachi
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www.news-medical.net/news

An international team of researchers has received $3 million to support an ambitious effort to understand how early gut development can profoundly shape children's health throughout life.