Bangladesh (/ˈbɑːŋɡlədɛʃ/ or /bæŋɡləˈdɛʃ/; Bengali: বাংলাদেশ), officially the People’s Republic of Bangladesh (Bengali: গণপ্রজাতন্ত্রী বাংলাদেশ Gônoprojatontri Bangladesh) is a country in South Asia. It is bordered by India on all sides, Burma (Myanmar) on the southeast and the Bay of Bengal to its south. Together with the Indian state of West Bengal, it makes up the ethno-linguistic region of Bengal. The name Bangladesh means “Country of Bengal” in the official Bengali language.
The present-day borders of the country were established during the demise of the British Indian Empire in 1947, when Bengal was partitioned and the region became East Pakistan, part of the newly formed nation of Pakistan. However, it was separated from West Pakistan by nearly 1,500 km (about 900 mi) of Indian territory. Due to political exclusion, ethnic and linguistic discrimination, and economic neglect by the politically dominant western wing, popular agitation and rising nationalism resulted in the War of…
All those pictures you see from Sundarbans are FAKE. Some are Photoshopped, some are from Hollywood movies, like few are from Jurassic Park, some are from movie Avatar, and rest are just Oil Paintings. In fact there are no Sundarbans in Bangladesh, we hardly have few বাঁশ ঝাড়, but Biggest Mangrove Forest Sundarbans in Bangladesh? No way! There might be something in India, they are the big country, they should have everything!
I had the privilege to speak at this year's Central WordCamp San Francisco. I spoke about “How WordPress Changed My Life From Bangladesh & Let Me Dream Big”. Here I will share my slides and evetually talk about some of my experience.
Today, 26th March is our Independence Day. Its a very very special day for us, to all Bangladeshi. We always celebrate this day with pride and respect for millions of people died during our liberation war in 1971. It's always special. This year Google made it more special. Just visit Google home page.
While reading a news about “Google’s Stunning Street Views From the Top of the World” at Wired, I just find out Bangladeshi Flag in “Aconcagua Summit, Mendoza, Argentina”. It was very surprising but feels great. You could check directly from Google Maps here – https://asif.im/gMapsMt . BTW the summit of mighty Aconcagua is the tallest mountain in the Western and Southern Hemispheres and the tallest point outside of the Himalayas. So was it Wasfia Nazreen? and its part of Bangladesh on seven summits?
First of all sorry for long delay in posting. Some buddies was asking to visit my country Bangladesh, so i was looking at embassies address, i found this and i thought i should save it and share. Here it is . .
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American Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladesh
U.S. Embassy in Dhaka, Bangladeshsend edits Madani Avenue, Baridhara City: Dhaka Phone: (880) (2) 885-5500 Fax: (880) (2) 882-3744 Web Site:http://dhaka.usembassy.gov/ Office Hours: Sunday to Thursday (08:00 AM – 16:30 PM) except holidays.
Description: American Citizen Services include passport issuance and renewal, registration of Americans living in or visiting Bangladesh, notarials, voting assistance, and Federal tax information.