In 2015 the Aga
Khan was awarded the Padma Vibhushan, one of the country's highest civilian decorations, for his contributions to social development in India," the official release said.
While in the UAE, the Aga
Khan is scheduled to meet with government leaders to discuss further cooperation in areas of mutual interest as well as members of the Ismaili community.
Over the past 60 years, the Aga
Khan has emphasised the enhancement of knowledge and understanding of the pluralism of civilisations, cultures, values and ethics around the world by establishing institutions such as the Global Centre for Pluralism.
Though he was not member of the AIML before 1913, he was invited to attend the meeting of the AIML Council on instructions from the Aga
Khan by the Secretary of the AIML Syed Wazir Hasan.
The diamond jubilee marked the 60 years of Aga
Khan as the spiritual head of the Shia Ismaili Muslim community.
President Mamnoon appreciated the services of Aga
Khan Foundation during the 2005 earthquake and noted that his Grandfather Sir Sultan Muhammad Shah Aga
Khan was a very close companion of the Founder of the Nation Quaid-e-Azam Muhammad Ali Jinnah, who rendered valuable services during the freedom movement.
Khan University Hospital and Aga
Khan Health Services leads a network of hospitals, healthcare centres and maternity homes, enabling access to quality healthcare for almost 2 million people.
Sir Sultan Muhammed Shah Aga
Khan was an important member of the Pakistan Movement and a close confidant of Quaid-i-Azam Mohammed Ali Jinnah.
After the creation of Pakistan, Aga
Khan III, on the request of the then prime minister Feroz Khan Noon, purchased Gwadar from Oman and gifted it to Pakistan.
Given his memorable roles in the past, Aga
should not even think of retiring just yet, because one great portrayal fully deserves another-and many more.
also awarded the Distinguished Service Award to Robert "Bob" C.
This aligned with their enviable reputation in the market place means they are able to offer a finished cooker that will match not only the beauty of a new pristine Aga
cooker, but the efficiency and quality will not be compromised either.