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  Culture of Bangladesh - History and ethnic relations, Urbanism, architecture, and the use of space
Bangladesh was founded as a "democratic, secular, socialist state," but the new state represented the triumph of a Bangladeshi Muslim culture and language.
Bangladesh has been characterized as a nation of small, subsistence-based farmers, and nearly all people in rural areas are involved in the production or processing of agricultural goods.
Islamic holidays are publicly celebrated in afternoon prayers at mosques and outdoor open areas, where many men assemble and move through their prayers in unison.
www.everyculture.com /A-Bo/Bangladesh.html   (7663 words)

  
  Bangladesh
Bangladesh is scheduled to chair the NAM at the Dhaka 2001 summit and currently chairs the Group of 8 Developing Countries.
Bangladesh has participated in various conferences concerning human right, food, development, and women’s issues, including the 1999 Resolution 1261 which is meant to keep children from being forced to serve in military situations.
Bangladesh stand by the Lusaka Agreement, stating that this is the most “pragmatic and practical” solution to this conflict.
www2.msstate.edu /~travis/bangladesh.html   (1186 words)

  
 The EU's relations with Bangladesh - Overview
Bangladesh is located in South Asia at the north side of the Bay of Bengal.
Bangladesh’s GDP was € 49 billion in 2005, which represents 0.2% of the world total.
Bangladesh’s export to EU The EU is by far the biggest trade partner of Bangladesh, importing 54% of its goods, for the annual amount of €4,1bn and generating a trade balance surplus for Bangladesh of over €3bn every year.
ec.europa.eu /external_relations/bangladesh/intro/index.htm   (2141 words)

  
 Bangladesh (08/05)
Bangladesh was admitted to the United Nations in 1974 and was elected to a Security Council term in 1978 and again for a 2000-01 term.
Bangladesh is bordered on the west, north, and east by a 2,400-kilometer land frontier with India, and on the southeast by a land and water frontier (193 kilometers) with Burma.
Relations between Bangladesh and the United States were further strengthened by the participation of Bangladesh troops in the 1991 Gulf war coalition, and alongside U.S. forces in numerous UN peacekeeping operations, including Haiti in 1994, as well as by the assistance of a U.S. naval task force after a disastrous March 1991 cyclone in Bangladesh.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3452.htm   (8335 words)

  
 Islam in Bangladesh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Islamic ideology generally remains separated from the mainstream of politics where there are free flows of political activities; but where the flows of politics are emaciated and truncated, and where the institutions are less developed and function under restrictions, religious activities get mixed up with politics and tend to overflood the social terrain.
Islamic slogans then are used not only by the idealogies of national liberation movements and champions of progressive forces but also by the conservative and reactionary regimes.
The establishment of the Zakat Fund headed by the President of Bangladesh himself and the proposed education policy of the government to introduce Arabic and Islamic from Class I in the schools are indicative of the regime's interest in the Islamisation process.
www.power-xs.de /delta/islam.html   (5109 words)

  
 RELIGIOUS EXTREMISM AND NATIONALISM IN BANGLADESH By Bertil Lintner[
This was a time when the Islamic forces consolidated their influence in Bangladesh, but it came to a halt when the Awami Legaue, led by Sheikh Hasina Wajed, the daughter of Bangladesh's founding father, Sheikh Mujib ur-Rahman, won the 1996 election.
Bangladesh's Islamic radicals first came to international attention in 1993, when author Taslima Nasrin was forced to flee the country after receiving death threats.
India, which is viewing the growth of Bangladesh's Islamic movements with deep concern, has linked HUJI militants to the attack on the American Center in Kolkata (Calcutta) in January 2002, and a series of bomb blasts in the state of Assam in mid-1999.
bangladeshhumanity.freeservers.com /religiou.html   (3995 words)

  
 Taizé - Islam in Bangladesh
This summer, one of the brothers living in Bangladesh shared with the brothers in Taizé his experience of many years spent in the Muslim world.
Bangladesh is a Muslim country; it is the third Muslim country in the world.
The first is Indonesia, the second is India and the third is Bangladesh although it is being overtaken by Pakistan for the number of Muslims: 130 million.
www.taize.fr /en_article3923.html   (438 words)

  
 Bangladesh Embassy in Washington DC
Bangladesh is a land of unspoiled beauty and rich heritage.
Lying between the Khasia and the Jaintia hills on the north and the Tripura hills on the south, Sylhet breaks the monotony of the flatness of this land by a multitude of terraced tea gardens, rolling countryside and the exotic flora and fauna.
Bangladesh is a country considerably rich in archaeological wealth, especially of the medieval period both during the Muslim and pre-Muslim rules, though most of it is still unexplored and unknown.
www.bangladoot.org /tourism.asp   (6861 words)

  
 Bangladesh
Bangladesh is a parliamentary democracy, with broad powers exercised by the Prime Minister.
On August 6, at least 22 persons were injured during a gunbattle on the Islamic University Campus between activists of the ruling party student wing, the Bangladesh Chhatra League, and the Islami Chhatra Shibir (ICS), the student wing of the Jamaat-e-Islami.
Bangladesh is a multiparty, parliamentary democracy in which elections by secret ballot are held on the basis of universal suffrage.
www.state.gov /g/drl/rls/hrrpt/2000/sa/index.cfm?docid=692   (18332 words)

  
 Bangladesh: Extremist Islamist Consolidation -- Bertil Lintner
Bangladesh cannot afford to be seen as a haven for Islamist fanatics and terrorists.
Bangladesh’s Islamist radicals first gained international attention in 1993, when author Taslima Nasreen was forced to flee the country after receiving death threats.
India, which is viewing the growth of Bangladesh’s Islamist movements with deep concern, has linked HuJI to the attack on the American Center in Kolkata (Calcutta) in January 2002, and a series of bomb blasts in the Northeastern State of Assam in mid-1999.
www.satp.org /satporgtp/publication/faultlines/volume14/Article1.htm   (7600 words)

  
 join study assembly/receive e-mail updates
The Study Assembly is comprised of individuals and organizations that want to maintain contact for input and feedback with the National Children’s Study.
As a member of the Study Assembly, you will be part of the National Children’s Study listserv, which provides E-mail updates on recent events related to the Study, and you will have an opportunity to provide feedback on how the Study is advancing.
The Study Assembly is integral to all phases of the Study to ensure that the concerns and needs of the participants and the partners are being met.
www.nationalchildrensstudy.gov /get_involved/stay_informed/join   (250 words)

  
 Islamic Web Site of Bangladesh   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
It is the primary source of Islamic jurisprudence, followed by the Prophet’s example or sunnah (a combination of biographies and compilations of records of his sayings and actions), the consensus of scholars, and derivation of law through analogy.
The greatest opposition of opinion in Islamic history on whether Islam allows women to assume leadership roles was undoubtedly between Ali, the best among the believers, and Aisha, the human being closest to the Prophet of Islam.
Zakariya argues that as long as a woman is dressed modestly, educated, and acts within the boundaries of Islamic morality, she observes hijab, which is simply a symbol of upright conduct.
www.bangla2000.com /Islam/essay04.shtm   (8257 words)

  
 Jamaat
Maulana Motiur Rahman Nizami, Ameer of Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh and former Minister said, the present Caretaker government is pledge-bound to hold a meaningful and credible election with participation of all political parties of the country.
The Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh upholds Islam in its entirety.
The Claim made by Awami League Leader Sayeda Sajeda Chowdhury that Jamaat-e-Islami Bangladesh should not be allowed eligible to contest in the upcoming election which is published in today’s defferent newspaper has been strongly protested by the central publicity Secretary Prof.
www.jamaat-e-islami.org   (540 words)

  
 CNN.com - World - Election Watch
Assembly: Bangladesh has a unicameral National Assembly (Jatiya Sansad) with 330 seats.
The president is elected by the National Assembly to a five-year term.
This was the third time that Bangladesh has held elections while under a caretaker administration.
www.cnn.com /WORLD/election.watch/asiapcf/bangladesh.html   (109 words)

  
 HUMAYUM RASHEED CHOUDHURY - 41st Session
Humayum Rasheed Choudhury (Bangladesh), who was today elected President of the Forty-first session of the General Assembly bas been his country's Foreign Minister since 3 July 1985.
Choudhury headed the delegation of Bangladesh to the thirty-ninth General Assembly session and, as one the session's vice Presidents, presided over a number of plenary Meetings.
As Chairman of the fourteenth Islamic Conference of Foreign Ministers (ICFM XIV), he presided over the Co-ordination Meeting of the Foreign Ministers of the Islamic Conference while attending the thirty-ninth session of the United Nations General Assembly.
www.un.org /ga/54/president/bios/bio41.htm   (623 words)

  
 islamic links
Islamic Party of Britain - The Islamic Party of Britain began its work in 1989 with the purpose of encouraging public debate about the Islamic alternative.
Jamat-ud-Daawa Pakistan - Jamat-ud-Dawa is engaged in propogation of pure Islamic minhaj on the basis of Quran and sunnah.
Islamic Nasheed Lyrics - Lyrics to Islamic Nasheeds by Zain Bhika, Dawud Wharnsby Ali, Sami Yusuf, Shaam, Soldiers of Allah, MYNA, Yusuf Islam, 786boyz, Rakim, Raihan and Ahmed Bukhatir.
www.geocities.com /alhabsyinet/Islink.htm   (3930 words)

  
 The organization of Islamic Confernce
The Spokesman of the Organisation of the Islamic Conference noted with concern and dismay the issuance of statements by an individual named Muhammad Faisal,
The 11th trade fair for Islamic countries to be organized in Dakar in November
Expanded ministerial meeting of the executive committee of the organization of the Islamic conference scheduled for 22 February 2007
www.oic-oci.org /press/English/activity.htm   (3221 words)

  
 CNN.com - World - Election Watch
Assembly: Bangladesh has a unicameral National Assembly (Jatiya Sansad) with 330 seats.
The president is elected by the National Assembly to a five-year term.
This was the third time that Bangladesh has held elections while under a caretaker administration.
edition.cnn.com /WORLD/election.watch/asiapcf/bangladesh.html   (117 words)

  
 HUMAYUN RASHEED CHOUDHURY - 41st Session
Humayun Rasheed Choudhury (Bangladesh), who was today elected President of the Forty-first session of the General Assembly has been his country's Foreign Minister since 3 July 1985.
Before the emergence of Bangladesh as an independent nation, he joined the Pakistan Foreign Service in 1953 and received extensive training in the Pakistan Foreign Office and other government departments as well as in the British Foreign and Commonwealth Office in London.
He served as the Chief of the Bangladesh Mission in New Delhi in 1971-1972 during which he negotiated the Bangladesh recognition of Bangladesh with over 40 countries.
www.un.org /ga/55/president/bio41.htm   (629 words)

  
 Virtually Islamic   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Student 'bragged about al Qaida' to mosque members: "The College of Islamic Knowledge and Guidance on Moss Street, at the centre of the terrorism probe, is both a day and boarding school used for religious and secular education.
IHT: Saudi TV show pokes fun at Islamic law: "But even the creators were taken aback by the uproar over the episode titled 'Without a Mahram,' or male guardian, which was the second to be shown this year.
Bangladesh dials up internet phone calls "The Bangladeshi government has approved plans to allow internet telephony in the county's private sector for the first time.
virtuallyislamic.blogspot.com /2003_11_01_virtuallyislamic_archive.html   (7718 words)

  
 Bangladesh exporting Jihad?
The situation in Bangladesh is really grave and the postponement of SAARC summit scheduled for February 6 and 7 in Dhaka in view of the cancelled visit of Indian premier, Dr Manmohan Singh brings to the fore once again the growing menace of terrorism in that country.
The Awami League supremo, Sheikh Hasina, alleged that Kibira was killed to ensure the victory of the Prime Minister’s political secretary, Harish Chowdhury, in the General Elections of 2006 from Habiganj parliamentary constituency.
Eliza Griswald’s The Next Islamic Revolution pinpointing Bangladesh as the fast emerging epicentre of radicalism created a furore and significantly Islamic Chhatra Shibir, the student wing of Jammat-e-Islami, came out with massive demonstrations against the write-up in Dhaka on February 6, this year.
www.hvk.org /articles/0305/48.html   (784 words)

  
 Abdul Hadi Palazzi - Official Site
By the grace of Allah Ta‘ala, we have the opportunity to share His gifts of Islamic knowledge and guidance in English.
Hatred and racism in the contemporary Islamic milieu
History of the Italian Muslim Assembly and the Cultural Institute
www.amislam.com   (556 words)

  
 Islam Online- News Section   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Islamic scholars and sheiks will deliver religious sermons, recite and explain excerpts of verses from the Noble Qur'an to show the holy book of Islam shuns violence and promotes peace, organizers were quoted by Reuters as saying.
The Biswa Ijtema, which began in 1962, is a gathering of the devout, who listen to sermons, meditate, take part in discussions and pray.
Bangladesh Blast Kills 13, Injures 200 (Picture File)
www.islamonline.net /English/News/2004-12/03/article03.shtml   (422 words)

  
 Islamic_links   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Biography of the islamic scholar Qaradawi, fatwas, lectures, poems and religious researchs.
In solidarity with Palestine people to ease the effects of the blockade imposed by the occupying forces and in support of their steadfastness.
Islamic Affairs Department at The Embassy of Saudi Arabia
alibida.4t.com /custom3.html   (1478 words)

  
 Internet Islamic History Sourcebook
The Islamic World and the Western Renaissance [At Zenithco].
A scrolling timeline indication geography and duration of the huge number of Islamic dynasties.
Islam and Islamic History in Arabia and The Middle East [At islamic.org]
www.fordham.edu /halsall/islam/islamsbook.html   (5127 words)

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