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Shah Ja·han

 (shä′ jə-hän′) 1592-1666.
Mughal emperor of India (1628-1658) whose reign ushered in the golden age of Mughal art and architecture. He had the Taj Mahal built as a memorial to his favorite wife.
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Shah Jahan

(dʒəˈhɑːn)
n
(Biography) 1592–1666, Mogul emperor (1628–58). During his reign the finest monuments of Mogul architecture in India were built, including the Taj Mahal and the Pearl Mosque at Agra
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Shah Ja•han

(or Je•han)

(ˈʃɑ dʒəˈhɑn)
n.
1592?–1666, Mogul emperor in India 1628?–58: built the Taj Mahal.
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SHO Afzal quoted an eyewitness Ziauddin as saying that he along with his cousin, Tajuddin were going home on a motorcycle when Shah Jehan and his brother Mohammad Alam opened fire on them.
Darakshan SHO Shah Jehan Lashari said that the woman was a resident of an apartment building in Muslim Commercial area in Defence Housing Authority.
The tree plantation drive was inaugurated by Chairman BoG Dr Faisal Sultan along with Dr Nadeem Alam, Engr Jan Ali, Dr Shah Jehan.
NOORPUR THAL -- Rana Ali Sher and Shah Jehan have been elected president and general secretary respectively of Punjab Association of Computer Teachers (PACT) Noorpur Thal for the current year.
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Dr Siddiq Khan Qadiri, GM Shah Jehan Grill, Mian Shakoor and Chief Chef CTTS College, Tahira Niaz were the judges of the competitions.
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Talking to media in this context AWP leaders Ismat Shah Jehan and Omar Rashid said that they invite all parties for a parley.
DERA ISMAIL KHAN: The police arrested seven, including father, involved in the sale of underage girls and rescued four sold girls here on Sunday.On a tip-off, Band Korai SHO Shah Jehan, along with the police team, raided the house of one Fateh Sher s/o Allah Dad in Kech area of Dera Ismail Khan.
Shah Jehan confirmed receiving six dead bodies including four policemen, and 17 injured people.