Celebrating spring blossom in style / Photos — Pamir Times Net

Senior citizens gathered to celebrate the spring festival, an event initiated by the Aga Khan Social Welfare Board, a local level community institution. Photo: MountainTV.NET   Spring flowers are sprouting in the higher areas of the Gilgit-Baltistan region, from Shigar to Astore, Phandar to Punial and Hoper to Khapulu. The valleys, across the region, are…

As builders of institutions, Ismailis are helping to forge a stronger India —By Zaitoon Esmail Aly Jagmagia on The Ismaili Org

Once seen as a trading community from Gujarat, today Ismaili women and men are helping to shape India’s future. Builders of some of the country’s premier healthcare and financial institutions, they are also strengthening government administration.   The Ismaili community has long been a part of India’s fabric and continues to contribute towards the country’s…

Ismaili athletes in Pakistan share experience and training with the next generation — The Ismaili org

Climbers celebrate at 3,000 feet. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Runners learn the importance of varying their training between speed and interval workouts. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Climbing the white glacier. Ismaili Council for Pakistan Myra Nur Lakdawala, Pakistan’s national record holder in the ladies 3,000-metre long distance run, together with programme participants. Ismaili Council for…

Ismaili community expands in London – Archive News story from Jul 31, 2011 at The National by Sharmila Devi

The Aga Khan speaks to students and educators interested in international baccalaureate programmes in 2008. John Amis/Associated Press   LONDON //Amid a noisy debate about the merits of multiculturalism, particularly the position of Muslims, leaders of the 14,000-strong Ismaili community in Britain are quietly planning their expansion across central London. The Aga Khan, Prince Karim…

EPB UK’s international conference entitled “Opportunity Africa” at the Ismaili Centre in London – The Promota News story and photos

Click link to read all http://www.thepromota.co.uk/?p=5703 *****   Mr Kalonzo Musyoka, Kenya Vice President, invited investors to take advantage of the vast opportunities that emerged from the amalgamation of East Africa. The Aga Khan Economic Planning Board hosted an international conference entitled “Opportunity Africa” at the Ismaili Centre in London over the weekend of 12th…