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Aga Khan IV

Prince Karim (k&'ri:m). born 1936, spiritual leader of the Ismaili sect of Muslims from 1957
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New Delhi [India], Feb 22 ( ANI ): President Ram Nath Kovind met Chairman of the Aga Khan Development Network (AKDN) Prince Shah Karim Al Hussaini (The Aga Khan IV) here on Thursday.
The Aga Khan IV has also been keen for the development of teachers' skills and, expecting high standards, wants them to play a positive role in their field.
In 1957, at the age of 20, Aga Khan IV Prince Shah Karim Al Husseini succeeded his grandfather as the 49th Imam of the Ismaili community.
By no means a conventional media baron, the Imam of 15 million Ismaili Muslims, His Highness Karim Aga Khan IV, holds powerful influence in east African media I through the Nation Media Group (NMG).
Prince Karim is a billionaire philanthropist who lives in France and goes by the title Aga Khan IV and is a major benefactor of the Hunza Valley.
Prince Karim Aga Khan IV has visited the School of Professional and Continuing Education (SPCE) in Naryn.
Spears, a 24-year-old native of Seattle, Wash., is engaged to Prince Rahim Aga Khan, the eldest son of Aga Khan IV, the current Imam of Shia Ismaili Muslims.
The philanthropy of the Ismaili Imam Aga Khan IV is noted, including his role in conserving celebrated monuments of Islamic history.
His Highness Prince Karim Aga Khan IV, henceforth the Aga Khan, is the 49th hereditary Imam (spiritual leader) of the Shia Imami Ismaili Muslims and a direct descendant of Prophet Muhammad.
Religious leader, philanthropist, diplomat, horse breeder, business tycoon, jet-setter, patron of architecture and heritage preservation: at 70 years old, Prince Karim Aga Khan IV is many things to many people.
Sardinia was a sleepy island surrounded by emerald green sea--the mountainous home of modest wineries and fishing industry--before Prince Aga Khan IV sailed by in the summer of 1962 and decided the northeastern tip would be a fine place to build a marina and a pack of luxury hotels.