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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.

Shah Jahan

(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

Shah Ja•han

(or Je•han)

(ˈʃɑ dʒəˈhɑn)
1592?–1666, Mogul emperor in India 1628?–58: built the Taj Mahal.
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The petitioners, Muhammad Iqbal Haider and Shahjahan Durrani, on Thursday filed a petition in the apex court raising objection that Sanjrani is too young for becoming acting president of the country.
Qismat Khan son of Zubair Khan, Fazlur Rehman son of Shahjahan and Mohammad Arsha son of Qari Mohammad Tahir were injured in a separate traffic accident.
Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan Saturday said next national elections would be held in line with the constitution and expected BNP to become the main contestant in the polls, reports BSS.
ORAKZAI -- A peace committee member and renowned tribal leader, Malik Shahjahan, was killed in a landmine blast in the Mushti Bazaar area on Thursday afternoon, sources said.
Other results: Men's-A first round: Ramesh Ramanathan beat Biju P S 21-15, 21-14; Justin Thomas beat Hemanth Kumar 21-12, 21-10; Vaishakh beat Milind Naithan 21-13, 21-14; Nikin Shahjahan beat K S Rao 21-16, 21-15; Mohamad bin Saleh beat Kalash K 21-13, 21-7; Faisal beat Nandakumar 21-10, 21-15.
KARACHI -- President of Pakistan Muslim League- Nawaz (PML-N) Karachi Division Haji Shahjahan has said that freedom of Kashmir will be made a reality.
It was built by Emperor Shahjahan in memory of his beloved wife, Mumtaz Mahal.
In continuation of this effort, PCG officials apprehended 75 illegal immigrants including 53x Afghani (34 male, 06x female and 13x children) and 22x Pakistani nationals from Shahjahan road check near Gwadar (Balochistan), who were proceeding to Iran without any valid visa documents and were poised to use sea border, using unauthorized crossings routes.
BTRC Chairman Shahjahan Mahmood confirmed the news, saying they took the step following instructions from the government.
We are planning to formally launch the DCTs next month," Shahjahan said.
The sailors were received by Shipping Minister Shahjahan Khan and State Minister for Foreign Affairs Shahriar Alam at the Hazrat Shahjalal International Airport around 8:40am in Dhaka.