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Britain's new ‘sharia-complaint' airline to shun booze and skimpy clothes

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Kazi Shafiqur Rahman, a young entrepreneur plans to completely ban booze in his brand new airline. He calls himself the ‘halal Richard Branson' who also wants modest dress for the female staff along with Islamic in-flight meals in order to launch Britain's first ‘sharia-compliant' airline.
Rahman's Firnass Airways will be among the handful complaint airlines who will follow the traditional Islamic rules on how to live life forbidding Muslims from eating and drinking or dressing proactively.
The Bangladeshi-born entrepreneur's story will be featured in the UK documentary How To Start An...
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