Daily Archives: April 29, 2010

IIS Launches A Companion to the Muslim World

The Institute of Ismaili Studies, together with the editor, Dr Amyn B. Sajoo of Simon Fraser University, celebrated the launch of A Companion to the Muslim World in a series of events in the UK and across Canada. This is … Continue reading

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Dubai: Ismaili Centre Recognise as a Patron of the Arts

The Ismaili Centre, Dubai was recently recognised by the Dubai Culture and Arts Authority (Dubai Culture) with the inaugural Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum Patrons of the Arts Award. The award — whose establishment was announced in March 2009 … Continue reading

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Investment of faith

Article Author :Farooq Mitha While many non-governmental organizations are actively engaged in projects within Syria, the work of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) is one of the most intriguing. This is not only because of the types of projects … Continue reading

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Measuring Calcium In Arteries Could Improve Heart Disease Prediction

Written by: Catharine Paddock, PhD US researchers found that using a score based on the amount of calcium present in coronary arteries as well as the traditional factors taken into account when assessing heart disease risk improved the prediction of … Continue reading

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