We call Ibn Arabi a philosopher. This is how we define philosophy. Can we classify Pythagoras, Shankara, Ibn Arabi or Suhrawardi or Sadra as pure “rationalist philosophers”? In the Islamic tradition, philosophy and tassawuf are two sides of the same coin. In our worldview, we don’t have rational academic armchairRead More →

“Today, India’s telecom network is the second in the world, with the most cost-effective tariffs. This growth has been spurred by the market-friendly policies of the Modi government,” said Shri Devusinh Chauhan, Minister of State for Foreign Affairs. Communications while elaborating on the successful growth of the telecom sector inRead More →

Laboratory courses at the School of Molecular and Theoretical Biology SMTB I learned the School of Molecular and Theoretical Biology several years ago at a roundtable on science education at Stony Brook University. This unique non-profit summer internship program brings together leading scientists and curious high school students from moreRead More →

NEW YORK–(BUSINESS WIRE)–August 3, 2022– The international family of Carnegie Institutions today named five distinguished philanthropists as recipients of the 2022 Carnegie Medal of Philanthropy in recognition of their extraordinary contributions to solving the challenges facing our world. The Medal’s goal is to inspire a culture of giving by honoringRead More →

On Wednesday, Congress leader Rahul Gandhi received “Ishta Linga Deekshe” from Shivamurthy Murugha Sharana, pontiff of Murugharajendra Mutt in Chitradurga district. He is one of the main pooches in Veerashaiva-Lingayats, a powerful community widely seen as loyal to the BJP. The seer conducted the ‘Ishta Linga Deekshe’ ceremony, which isRead More →

Employee satisfaction is inextricably linked to workplace productivity and long-term organizational performance. The financial well-being of Indian employees has been widely discussed, but studies on the subject are scarce. The majority of employees are still paid monthly, leaving them financially unsupervised. It also makes it difficult for them to meetRead More →

Hill’s Returns as National Sponsor of NBCUniversal Local’s Clear the Shelters for the Fifth Consecutive Year to Help Shelter Animals Find Homes Through Science-Based Nutrition in August TOPEKA, Kan., August 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Approximately 6.3 million pets enter animal shelters in the United States each year.1. This year marksRead More →

Regarding John R. Stanard’s column “The NRA has helped distort public debate and blocked reasonable action” (July 29): Missouri continues to promote its anti-abortion and pro-Second Amendment credentials. Missouri eliminated all requirements for owning firearms once an individual turns 18. No training, no background checks, just buy a gun andRead More →

Geoffrey Brennan, a longtime faculty member and friend of Duke, died in Canberra, Australia, of complications from acute leukemia. “Geoff” joined Duke’s Department of Political Science in January 2005 as Nan Keohane Distinguished Visiting Professor, and has been a research professor ever since. He helped co-found and equip the Philosophy,Read More →