Category Archives: Ismaili News

Discovery Of New, Harmful Fat Cell

As if fat weren’t troublesome enough, a research team at the University of Colorado School of Medicine has discovered a new type of fat cell with potentially harmful characteristics. The new fat cells arise from stem cells in the bone … Continue reading

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Greece Honours Almas Jiwani With a Commemorative Stamp (via Ismailimail)

Jul 12, 2010 22:07 ET Greece Honours Almas Jiwani, President of United Nations Development Fund for Women (UNIFEM) Canada With a Commemorative Stamp ATHENS, GREECE–(Marketwire – July 12, 2010) – Editors Note: There are two photos accompanying this press release. … Continue reading

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A Very Prosperous Imamat Day Mubarak

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Imamat Day Mubarak – A message by ‘The Ismaili’ official website

Fifty-three years ago, on the 11th of July 1957, Mawlana Hazar Imam succeeded his grandfather, Mawlana Sultan Mahomed Shah, as the 49th hereditary Imam of the Shia Ismaili Muslims. In keeping with the 1400-year old tradition of Muslim leadership, covering all interpretations … Continue reading

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Minister Kenney Issues Statement Recognizing Imamat Day

OTTAWA, ONTARIO — 07/09/10 — The Honourable Jason Kenney, Minister of Citizenship, Immigration and Multiculturalism, issued the following statement recognizing Imamat Day:  “This coming Sunday is Imamat Day and I am pleased to join Ismailis in Canada and around the … Continue reading

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‘Informatics’ Name and The Half-Moon Logo

  The Half Moon Logo Facts If I asked a question from you all that how many half moon exist in this Logo? what will be your answer then :)? well there is only one Half Moon exist in this … Continue reading

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Faiza Abdulla – 2008 Businesswoman of the Year finalists (via Ismailimail)

Entrepreneur finalist: Faiza Abdulla, Owner/Executive Director, Kingsway Health Centre, The Kingsway Travel Clinic, The Kingsway Rejuvenation Centre, The Healthy Performer: Trained as a dental assistant and medical nurse, she and her doctor husband bought a small family medical practice in … Continue reading

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Retired Ontario Power Generation Director Rumina Velshi a panelist on Women and Success at WIN-Canada’s 7th annual conference (via Ismailimail)

11:00 a.m. BREAKING THE GLASS CEILING – WOMEN & SUCCESS – The panel will discuss their own career path, work-life balance and offer advice for career development. Panel Moderator – TBA, Panellists – Gail Smyth, Executive Director, Skills Canada – … Continue reading

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Change of The Blog Name

Dear readers/visitors Greetings from our Team Due to some official issues we have changed our blog name from The Ismaili News to Informatics. As the term Ismaili should not be used other then the offical Imamat institutions. This blog or … Continue reading

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Message by The Ismaili News

/// BLOG UNDER CONSTRUCTION /// Dear Readers Thank you for visiting our blog and we hope that we provide more usefull services in future. We our upgrading our blog to a new  Theme ( inspired by the Art and Craft culture) with some … Continue reading

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Energy Globe Award for Aga Khan Planning and Building Services

Kigali, Rwanda, 6 June 2010 –The Aga Khan Planning and Building Service’s (AKPBS,P) Water and Sanitation Extension Programme (WASEP) in Pakistan was awarded the Energy Globe Award. The award recognises projects that “make careful and economical use of resources and employ … Continue reading

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Media advisory – Aga Khan to launch new institutions in Toronto, Canada

TORONTO, May 26 /CNW Telbec/ – On Friday, May 28, 2010, His Highness the Aga Khan will participate in the Foundation Ceremony to mark the beginning of the development of the Ismaili Centre, the first-ever Aga Khan Museum for Islamic … Continue reading

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Update from Focus Humanitarian Assistance

Focus Humanitarian Assistance (FOCUS) would like to provide the Jamat with a brief follow-up update on its collaboration with Jamati institutions, Aga Khan Development Network agencies and Pakistan’s national agencies in response to the devastating landslide that occurred in the Attabad … Continue reading

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The Delegation of Ismaili Imamat Wins OAA Award 2010

The Ontario Association of Architects is a self-regulating organization governed by the Architects Act, which is a statute of the Government of Ontario. The Association is dedicated to promoting and increasing the knowledge, skill and proficiency of its members, and … Continue reading

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The Delegation of Ismaili Imamat Has Won GE Edison Award of Merit 2009

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The 2009 GE Edison Award was presented to Andreas Schulz and Alexander Rotsch of Licht Kunst Licht AG (Bonn, Germany) for lighting EnBW City in Stuttgart, Germany. A personalized Steuben crystal award for the 27th-annual lighting design competition … Continue reading

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Big Sunday a Big Hit at University Synagogue

Over 35 members of the Ismaili Muslim community joined hand in hand with members of University Synagogue as they made over 300 lunches for the Ocean Park Community Center. Pre-School aged children rolled up their sleeves and helped sell Lemonade … Continue reading

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Senior National Debate Championships – Iqbal Kassam

Senior National Debate Championships By Ms. T. Lee, Debate Coach Seniors Jonny Carson & Iqbal Kassam led our three team contingent to this year’s Senior Nationals at Glenlyon Norfolk School this past weekend in Victoria. Ashley Bowron & Peter Johannesen … Continue reading

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