Bangla Desh

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Noun1.Bangla Desh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the southBangla Desh - a Muslim republic in southern Asia bordered by India to the north and west and east and the Bay of Bengal to the south; formerly part of India and then part of Pakistan; it achieved independence in 1971
Hindooism, Hinduism - the religion of most people in India, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, and Nepal
madrasa, madrasah - Muslim schools in Bangladesh and Pakistan; "the Pakistan government decided to close down madrasas that provided military training for their students"; "many madrasas in Bangladesh are supported with money from Saudi Arabia"
capital of Bangladesh, Dacca, Dhaka - the capital and largest city of Bangladesh
Chittagong - a port city and industrial center in southeastern Bangladesh on the Bay of Bengal
Asia - the largest continent with 60% of the earth's population; it is joined to Europe on the west to form Eurasia; it is the site of some of the world's earliest civilizations
Brahmaputra, Brahmaputra River - an Asian river; flows into the Bay of Bengal
Ganges, Ganges River - an Asian river; rises in the Himalayas and flows east into the Bay of Bengal; a sacred river of the Hindus
Bangladeshi - a native or inhabitant of Bangladesh
Bengali - (Hinduism) a member of a people living in Bangladesh and West Bengal (mainly Hindus)
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She further expressed gratitude to the lady golfers from Bangla Desh and Thailand who accepted the invitation and willingly came over to participate in this national event.
It will prove another Bangla Desh for Pakistan because its leadership will also be obliged to India for its freedom.
The Committee was informed that due to change of status of Pakistan from Least Developed Countries now Pakistan to face more tariff on its export of textile products while Bangla Desh and many other countries are enjoying concessions.
Pakistan was given hosting rights when ACC meeting was held in Lahore on Oct 29 and India and Bangla desh representatives were not present in that meeting," a PCB official said according to a report by Press Trust of India.
Even Bangla Desh has achieved considerable success in a short period.
More than 400,000 Rohingyas have fled to neighbouring Bangla Desh in just about a month.
Solar powered irrigation pumps are gaining popularity in Bangla Desh due to their cost.
The Concert for Bangla Desh, which happened at New York's Madison Square Garden on August 1 1971, was lashed together by George Harrison in less than three weeks.
George Harrison's Bangla Desh in 1971 is widely recognised as the first major charity single, but Do They Know It's Christmas rewrote the rules.
Like Pakistan and Nepal, Bangla Desh has also dispute with India over river waters, because India always tried to use river waters as a lever to force other countries to acquiesce to India's demands.
Cheap clothes In Bangla Desh a child toils for fifteen hours a day.
3%) and Afghanistan (44%) amongst all the 8 SRC nations (Afghanistan, Bangla Desh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, Sri Lanka).

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