Ibn-e-Khaldun Corner established at NBF, Islamabad


ISLAMABAD Jan 19 (TNS): Ibn-e-Khaldun Corner has been established at National Book Foundation (NBF) in Islamabad.

Prime Minister’s Adviser on National History and Literary Heritage Irfan Siddiqui inaugurated the corner.

This corner has been established in collaboration with Tunisia.

Speaking on the occasion, Irfan Siddiqui said that great philosopher Ibn-e-Khaldun is a common heritage of the Islamic world. He said Allama Iqbal’s poetry is greatly influenced by the Khaldun’s ideology.

Tunisian Ambassador Adel Elarbi said that Ibn-e-Khaldun enjoys a distinct position in the world as the founding father of sociology, a great philosopher, and historian.