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Pashur

(pā`shər), in the Bible. 1 Official who mistreated Jeremiah. 2 Messenger to Jeremiah from the king. He is probably the ancestor of a post-Exilic priestly family.
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Water levels in the Pashur, Mongla, Baleshwar, Bhairab and Panguchhi rivers were rising and could continue to rise, Bagerhat Water Development Board Executive Engineer Nahid-uz-Zaman Khan warned.
Internationally renowned body paint artist Pashur jetted in from Los Angeles to attend the weekend event at Stanley Civic Hall, as part of his European tour.
Pashur produces art using the human body as his canvas, and UK facepainters flocked to the North East to watch him at work and share his expertise.
Internationally renowned body-paint artist Pashur jetted in from Los Angeles to attend the event, in Stanley civic hall, as part of his European tour.
Organiser Dawn Knight said: "It was amazing to have Pashur here -- it all came from a slightly cheeky phone call, I knew he was in Europe so I asked if there was any chance he would pop into Stanley .
A close reading of the 1627 printing of the Blasphemy makes it clear that the tract was written against a "false Pashur" (53) with enough power in the Melchiorite movement to prevent Menno from refuting his errors on the basis of Biblical arguments.
The first part is a christological tract consistent with the title, "A clear proof that Jesus Christ is the true David of the Spirit." This part of the Blasphemy is directed against a "false Pashur" seducing the faithful with false promises of future happiness.
The seepage spread in the Shela and the Pashur rivers and over 20 canals which criss-cross the Sundarbans, in the past four days while officials found four out of six chambers of the tanker, carrying 358,000 litres oil, damaged to cause the spill as it was salvaged two days ago.
The study was undertaken to assess the genetic diversity in three wild populations namely the Paira, the Naaf and the Pashur rivers of the giant freshwater prawn (Macrobrachium rosenbergii de Man).
SP Investigations Mardan Gulzar Khan while giving briefing at Central Police Office Pashur said that five kidnappers were killed in police encounters and 23 out of the 24 people who were kidnapped for ransom were recovered safely and without payment of the ransom money.
The Prime Minister also underscored the need for conducting dredging at Pashur River to maintain navigability at the Mongla Port channel round the year without harming the ecosystem.
Dublar Char, an island in the Sundarbans, will get about 4.5 square kilometre of land as soil will be deposited in the island during the dredging of the outer bar of Pashur channel aiming to enhance the large ship handling capacity of Mongla port, reports BSS.