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Islam Analysis: Faith must be reconciled with science

Critical debate is needed to resolve science-Islam divisions and ensure that knowledge flourishes in the Muslim …

15/02/13

Abdus Salam's unfinished business

Abdus Salam used his genius to promote science in the developing world, but his legacy remains unfulfilled, says …

31/01/13

Islam Analysis: Islamic enterprise initiatives at risk of underperforming

Entrepreneurial initiatives to provide vital jobs must adjust to the tough enterprise environment or risk …

18/01/13

Islam Analysis: Nations must highlight ICT achievements

A UN report's failure to showcase software successes among Islamic nations shows the need for greater …

13/12/12

Islam Analysis: Demand-driven innovation in Pakistan

Despite some success in science, Pakistan underachieves because it lacks structures for commercial innovation, …

15/11/12

Islam Analysis: Technology's missing link

Muslim countries must alter their stance on the social sciences if they are to use technology to its full …

12/10/12

Islam Analysis: Building a healthy innovation 'ecosystem'

Efforts to build innovation systems are too government-centric and tend to ignore a key ingredient — the …

12/09/12

Recognising genuine innovation

Pakistan's science establishment, though taken in by an implausible claim to fuel automobiles with water, cannot …

31/08/12

Islam Analysis: It's time to innovate for the poor

Muslim countries can show little impact of science on the ‘bottom of the pyramid'. But there are good models …

09/08/12

Islam Analysis: Overcoming barriers to innovation

Islamic countries need to shake up their scientific establishments to commercialise technology and promote …

12/07/12

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