Shahjahan Khan

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Name: Shahjahan Khan
First reported 4 hours ago - Updated 4 hours ago - 1 reports

Rescuers in Bangladesh struggle to locate ferry that sank with hundreds on board

LOUHAJONG, Bangladesh - Rescuers were struggling Tuesday to locate a sunken ferry that was overloaded and carrying hundreds of passengers when it capsized in a river in central Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and probably many more.After ... [Published Comox Valley Echo - 4 hours ago]
First reported 21 hours ago - Updated 21 hours ago - 1 reports

Toowoomba resident named Cultural Diversity Ambassador

University of Southern Queensland (USQ) Statistics Professor Shahjahan Khan. Davd MartinelliTOOWOOMBA'S Professor Shahjahan Khan's work to promote cultural diversity in the region has been recognised during the Queensland Cultural Diversity Awards.Prof ... [Published Surat Basin Online - 21 hours ago]
First reported 22 hours ago - Updated 22 hours ago - 1 reports

Shipping ministry forms committee to re-survey launches

A committee comprising of representatives of the shipping ministry, department of shipping, BIWTA, district administration and launch owners has been formed to re-survey launches.Shipping minister Shahjahan Khan on Sunday told New Age that they formed ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - 22 hours ago]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Sep 01 2014 - 1 reports

PTI using sit-in for political gains, says Sherpao

PESHAWAR: Qaumi Watan Party (QWP) chief Aftab Sherpao said here Saturday that the support lent by the opposition parties to the federal government was aimed at strengthening democracy.“We stood by Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif in a bid to frustrate the ... [Published The News International - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 31 2014 - Updated Aug 31 2014 - 1 reports

No launch sans certificate can ply, passenger ticket a must

The government and the owners Sunday drafted a set of consensus recommendations for passenger safety that bars any launch sans fitness certificate and necessary gear from plying country's river routes, as some fatal accidents alarmed all.Carry passengers ... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Aug 31 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Govt asks Tuba Group owners to compensate workers

The government on Tuesday asked the owner of Tuba Group to pay the benefits and compensation as per the law to workers of the factories closed by the group.A tripartite meeting organised by the labour minister rejected the notice issued by the group managing ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 27 2014 - Updated Aug 27 2014 - 1 reports

Dhaka allows Indian tourists on waterways

Dhaka has decided to allow tourists from India to visit Mongla in Khulna from Dhuburi in Assam on river route.Finance minister AMA Muhith disclosed this emerging from a meeting of the cabinet committee on tourism at his secretariat office on Wednesda ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 27 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Muslims say no backlash despite global headlines

TOOWOOMBA'S Muslims say they have not been subjected to any abuse after their religion has been thrust into the world's headlines.Islamic Society of Toowoomba president Professor Shahjahan Khan said in his 21 years living in Toowoomba the Muslim community ... [Published Sunshine Coast Daily - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 26 2014 - Updated Aug 26 2014 - 1 reports

Delwar asked to submit account of dues in 4 days

The labour ministry has ordered Delwar Hossain, the owner of Tuba Garment factory, to submit the account of all the workers' dues   within the next four days.The order was made in a tripartite meeting among the owners, workers of garments and the government ... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 26 2014]
First reported Aug 15 2014 - Updated Aug 16 2014 - 3 reports

US, Canada on double standard over Bangabandhu killers: Ashraf

Awami League general secretary Syed Ashraful Islam, also the minister for local government and rural development, on Friday said the United States and Canada had a double standard over sending back the fugitive killers of Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur R ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 15 2014]
First reported Aug 06 2014 - Updated Aug 07 2014 - 3 reports

Bangladesh retrieves 23 bodies

137 remained missing after ferry toll in central Munshiganj Dhaka: Authorities in Bangladesh on Thursday said they could recover 23 bodies so far and listed 138 as missing passengers three days after an overloaded ferry plying with an expired licence ... [Published Gulf News - Aug 07 2014]
First reported Aug 05 2014 - Updated Aug 06 2014 - 4 reports

Failure to find Bangladesh ferry dismays mourners

Dhaka, Bangladesh (CNN) -- A full day after a passenger ferry with as many as 300 people on board sank in Bangladesh, hundreds of anxious people waited on the bank of the Padma river until late evening as a search for bodies failed to turn up any sign ... [Published CNN - Aug 06 2014]

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"it is a great achievement to be recognised for my work" Prof Khan said
"a focus on engaging with australia's muslimmuslim community should be what the federal government should be working towards" Prof Khan said

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Rescuers in Bangladesh struggle to locate ferry... [Published Comox Valley Echo - 4 hours ago]
Toowoomba resident named Cultural Diversity Amb... [Published Surat Basin Online - 21 hours ago]
Shipping ministry forms committee to re-survey ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - 22 hours ago]
No launch sans certificate can ply, passenger t... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Aug 31 2014]
PTI using sit-in for political gains, says Sherpao [Published The News International - Aug 31 2014]
Dhaka allows Indian tourists on waterways [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 27 2014]
Muslims say no backlash despite global headlines [Published Sunshine Coast Daily - Aug 26 2014]
Govt asks Tuba Group owners to compensate workers [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 26 2014]
Delwar asked to submit account of dues in 4 days [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 26 2014]
Mawa-Kawrakandi ferry services resume [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 20 2014]
Mawa-Kawrakandi ferry services resume after 11hrs [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 20 2014]
Mawa-Kawrakandi water traffic resumes after 11 ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 20 2014]
US, Canada on double standard over Bangabandhu ... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 15 2014]
Ashraf critical of US, Canada for having double... [Published Financial Express Bangladesh - Aug 15 2014]
'US, Canada have double standard over Bangaband... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
Fulgazi upazila poll Sept 21 [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 15 2014]
Bangladesh Ferry Owner Arrested After 110 Die [Published Eurasia Review - Aug 15 2014]
Minister suspends 4 BIWTA officials for neglige... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 12 2014]
Western Marine to build $20m vessel for Kenya [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Aug 11 2014]
BB signs refinance scheme with 32 banks, FIs fo... [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 10 2014]
Doubt over resuming production at Tuba Group fa... [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 10 2014]
Young start-ups to get collateral-free loans at... [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Aug 10 2014]
Tofail calls for forming crisis fund [Published Dhaka Tribune - Aug 10 2014]
Tuba's July pay today; due bonus undecided [Published Bangladesh Daily Star - Aug 09 2014]
Hopes dim as search on, 12 buried unclaimed [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 08 2014]
Bangladesh police end worker hunger strike with... [Published World Bulletin - Aug 08 2014]
American Trio Aim for Ontario [Published Noodls - Aug 07 2014]
Ferry capsizes in Bangladesh [Published Baird Maritime - Aug 07 2014]
Nationwide strike in apparel units for Saturday [Published New Age Bangladesh - Aug 07 2014]
Bangladesh retrieves 23 bodies [Published Gulf News - Aug 07 2014]
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Bangladesh Rescuers Struggle to Find Sunken Ferry [Published TIME.com - Aug 05 2014]
(LOUHAJONG, Bangladesh) — Rescuers were struggling Tuesday to locate a sunken ferry that was overloaded and carrying hundreds of passengers when it capsized in a river in central Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and probably many more. After ...
Bangladesh Rescuers Struggle to Find Sunken Ferry [Published The China Blog - Aug 05 2014]
(LOUHAJONG, Bangladesh) — Rescuers were struggling Tuesday to locate a sunken ferry that was overloaded and carrying hundreds of passengers when it capsized in a river in central Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and probably many more. More ...
Bangladesh Rescuers Struggle to Find Sunken Ferry [Published The Middle East Blog - TIME.com - Aug 05 2014]
(LOUHAJONG, Bangladesh) — Rescuers were struggling Tuesday to locate a sunken ferry that was overloaded and carrying hundreds of passengers when it capsized in a river in central Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and probably many more. More ...
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