Ismail

Ismail

(ĭsmäēl`), 1486–1524, shah of Persia (1502–24), founder of the SafavidSafavid
, Iranian dynasty (1499–1736), that established Shiite Islam in Iran as an official state religion. The Safavid state provided both the territorial and societal foundations of modern Iran.
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 dynasty. He restored Persia to the position of a sovereign state for the first time since the Arab invasion of Persia. Ismail established the ShiiteShiites
[Arab., shiat Ali,=the party of Ali], the second largest branch of Islam, Shiites currently account for 10%–15% of all Muslims. Shiite Islam originated as a political movement supporting Ali (cousin and son-in-law of Muhammad, the Prophet of Islam) as the
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 form of Islam as the state religion; this gained him the animosity of the Uzbeks and the Ottoman Turks, who were Sunni Muslims. He warred on the Uzbeks successfully in 1510, and Selim ISelim I
(Selim the Grim) , 1467–1520, Ottoman sultan (1512–20). He ascended the throne of the Ottoman Empire by forcing the abdication of his father, Beyazid II, and by killing his brothers.
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 attacked him in 1514, thus initiating a long series of border wars between the Ottoman Turks and the Persians.

Ismail,

1646?–1727, sultan of Morocco (1672–1727). He organized corps of Sudanese to subdue the revolts that followed his accession. He attacked Christian strongholds in Morocco, regaining Larache and Arzila. Encouraging trade with Europe, Ismail signed a commercial treaty with France (1682) and corresponded with Louis XIV. At Meknes he built a lavish new capital.
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replied the captain, his nose growing redder as he gave a smile which showed where two front teeth were missing that had been knocked out by the butt end of a gun at Ismail.
KARACHI -- Muttahida Quami Movement-Pakistan (MQM-P) MPA from Sindh Assembly, Heer Ismail Soho has announced her joining the Pakistan People's Party (PPP) on Thursday.
ISLAMABAD -- Adviser to Prime Minister on Finance, Miftah Ismail has said Pakistan's listing on FATF's grey list would not have any negative impact on the economy.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN -- Jamiat Ulema-e-Islam-azl (JUI-F) chief Maulana Fazlur Rehman Sunday said new era of development would start in southern districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa after the completion of western route of China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC).
GUJRAT -- Hope and desperation to get legal status within two months after reaching Italy through illegally crossing the Mediterranean sea from Libyan coast was the actual motivation for Ismail to travel along with his wife and two children by a risky boat that proved fatal.
Gulf Air, the Kingdom of Bahrains national carrier, today announced the appointment of Captain Suhail Abdulhameed Abdulaziz Ismail as the airlines new Chief Operating Officer, effective February 2018.
Joel Ismail is charged with helping his friend Jeffrey Bevan, an accountant, to launder money by buying properties with some of the PS1.
Joel Ismail is charged with helping his friend Jeffrey Bevan, an accountant, to launder by buying properties with some of the [pounds sterling]1.
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail meets with the newly appointed Minister of Public Enterprise, Khaled Badawy - press photo CAIRO -- 28 January 2018: Prime Minister Sherif Ismail resumed his regular activities at the Cabinet's headquarters on Saturday, after two months of absence over health problems, according to sources in the Egyptian Cabinet.
Prime Minister Sherif Ismail resumed his work on Saturday, holding meetings with the ministers of justice, transportation, and petroleum, following two months of medical leave.
Lahore -- Former Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has asked Prime Minister's Adviser on Finance, Economic Affairs and Revenue Miftah Ismail to broaden the tax base and also bring down rate of taxes for strengthening the national economy on strong footings.
LAHORE -- In a positive development, Dr Miftah Ismail, the newly-appointed Adviser to the Prime Minister for Finance, Revenue, and Economic Affairs, said that power tariffs could come down in the next 10 days, as the government makes efforts to lower the cost of doing business.