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hakim

also

hakeem

(hä′kēm)
n. pl. ha·kims also ha·keems
A doctor, especially one who practices traditional medicine, in a predominantly Muslim culture.
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While his responsibilities as a senior executive with the Emirates-NBD may not always permit him to make it to the Aviation Club, Al Hakim, nevertheless, manages to keep himself updated with the trends.
"Corporations are saying, `We now have permission to lay people off and restructure our organization to survive and thrive,'" Hakim said in an interview late last week.
He offered his condolences to the families of Hakim and other victims, and promised to bring the perpetrators to justice.
LARKANA -- Recognised hakims practising in Larkana district said on Monday that they were registered with the National Council for Tibb and denounced quackery, but action against genuine hakims should not be taken without verification.
Grahame Smith, who sits on the First Minister's advisory council on Europe, made the key decisions which led to Hakim's dismissal.
The meeting comprised, recitation of holy verses, na'at, speeches, tableau and dua-i-Said, held at Bait al-Hikmah Auditorium, Madinat alHikmah, Karachi on the occasion of Hakim Said's 99th birth anniversary.
Addressing the birthday ceremony at Hamdard Corporate Office on Monday, Karachi Sadia Rashid, Chairperson, Hamdard Pakistan said that services to the nation and contributions of Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said for youngsters and new generation were worth remembering, therefore we have decided to make a comprehensive programme to familiarise the new generation with the life, achievements and works of Hakim Mohammed Said.
Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said loved the youngsters so much so that when he was going to build the Madinat al-Hikmah, a city of education, science and culture at a bleak and barren land, some of his friends had asked him what he would do in wilderness, he replied that he imagined that children were happily playing and studying over here, she concluded.
Shabeebul Hasan, Vice Chancellor, Hamdard University said that fondness and liking for books and promotion of reading habit were essential for the progress of a society; that's why Shaheed Hakim Mohammed Said first of all had built a library, Bait al-Hikmah in the city of education, science and culture Madinat al-Hikmah, Karachi.
Hakim called on the US to pay heed to the far-reaching consequences of its anti-Iran measures for Iraq.