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In the News (Fri 18 Apr 14)

  
  Indian Restaurant in Tewkesbury - Rajshahi Restaurant with Takeaway Service
The Rajshahi Indian Restaurant in Tewkesbury specialises in Bengali Indian and Balti cuisine.
Rajshahi Indian Restaurant has won a host of wards dating back to it's opening in 1999 from The Cobra Good Curry Guide, the Affiliation of Master Chefs (2006) and the Good Eating Guide (2005)
Rajshahi Indian Restaurant and Takeaway, Tewkesbury Tel : 01684 273727
www.rajshahi.co.uk   (139 words)

  
  Rajshahi City   (Site not responding. Last check: )
RAMPUR BOALIA, Rajshahi is a divisional city in west-central Bangladesh.
Rajshahi is famous for silk, mango and lichi.
Rajshahi division consists of the districts of Rajshahi, Naogaon, Natore, Chapai Nawabganj, Dinajpur, Panchagarh, Thakurgaon, Rangpur, Gaibandha, Nilphamari, Lalmonirhat, Kurigram, Pabna, Sirajganj, Bogra, and Jaipurhat.
www.bangla2000.com /Bangladesh/Cities/rajshahi.shtm   (130 words)

  
  Rajshahi - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: )
RAJSHAHI, a district and division of British India, in the province of Eastern Bengal and Assam.
The Division Of Rajshahi is coextensive with northern Bengal, from the Ganges to the mountains.
It comprises the seven districts of Rajshahi, Dinajpur, Jalpaiguri, Malda, Rangpur, Bogra and Pabna.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Rajshahi   (485 words)

  
 Rajshahi tour in Bangladesh
Rajshahi division is in the northern part of Bangladesh has an area of 34513 sq.
Rajshahi town is situated besides the river Padma.
Situated at Rajshahi, this museum has a rich collection of objects of Mohenjodaro and also of 16th to 19th century A.D. This is devoted to the study of ancient history and culture.
www.pigeontravels.com /bangladesh/rajshahi_information.php   (1215 words)

  
 Rajshahi Division - Bangladesh - Amar Desh Online
Rajshahi Division with an area of 34513 sq km, is bounded by west bengal of India on the north, khulna and dhaka divisions on the south, Assam and Meghalaya state of India and Dhaka division on the east and West Bengal of India on the west.
Parts of naogaon, rajshahi, bogra, joypurhat, gaibandha, rangpur and dinajpur are composed of barind tracts.
The districts are Rajshahi, Naogaon, Natore, Nawabganj, Pabna, Sirajganj, Bogra, Joypurhat, Dinajpur, Thakurgaon, Panchagarh, Rangpur, Nilphamari, Kurigram, Gaibandha and Lalmonirhat.
amardesh.com /division_rajshahi.php   (443 words)

  
 FAQs about RAKUB   (Site not responding. Last check: )
'Rajshahi is the name of the city where the head office of the bank is located while Bangla words 'Krishi' and 'Unnayan' bear the meanings of agriculture and development respectively.
RAjshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) was established on 15 March 1987 under the President's Ordinance No. 58 of 1986.
As divisional headquarters Rajshahi was selected the head office of the bank.
www.rakub.org.bd /faq.htm   (128 words)

  
 Virtual Bangladesh : Rajshahi Tour
Rajshahi Division has an impressive collection of sites which are spread over a wide area and are best reached by a private vehicle.
Rajshahi is a University town, the center of the silk Industry, as well as being an important cultural center.
Eighteen miles (29 km) east of Rajshahi town, in the village of Puthia, is a fascinating but little-known group of medieval Hindu temples.
www.virtualbangladesh.com /bd_tour_rajshahi.html   (1373 words)

  
 RAJSHAHI - Online Information article about RAJSHAHI
The drainage of Rajshahi is not carried off by means of its rivers, but through the chains of marshes and swamps, the most important of which is the Chalan bhil or See also:
administration of Bengal in 1765, the zamindari of Rajshahi or Nattor was one of the largest and most important in the province.
Having been found much too large to be effectually administered by one central authority, Rajshahi was stripped in 1793 of a considerable portion of its outlying territory, and a natural.
encyclopedia.jrank.org /PYR_RAY/RAJSHAHI.html   (576 words)

  
 Northwest Bangladesh, Rajshahi
The district Rajshahi lies in the Western part of Bangladesh, on the Northern border of the river Padma.
The road towards Rajshahi from Dhaka leads through beautiful rural area's, with "rickshaw paths" alongside the road, which the people here call "lanes for slow transport" but in the Netherlands they would simply be "bicycle paths".
Rajshahi is also a center of sericulture and from time to time, a caterpillar may land on your stuff in the hotel room.
www.worldcook.net /Worldtravel/Bangladesh/Rajshahi/Rajshahi.htm   (472 words)

  
 Rajshahi - HighBeam Encyclopedia
Rajshahi also houses the Varendra Research Museum, a silk institute, and a university (founded 1953) with eight affiliated colleges.
Rajshahi zoo in a state of decline, THE INDEPENDENT
Anthrax scare in Rajshahi as case is detected in Midnapur, THE INDEPENDENT
www.encyclopedia.com /doc/1E1-Rajshahi.html   (323 words)

  
 A New YMCA in Rajshahi   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Michael Das, Program Co ordinator of the National Coucil, conducted a workshop for the members of Rajshahi YMCA on that day, while Rev. Sudakta Baidya, conducted the oath taking ceremony.
The formation of Rajshahi YMCA was the manifestation of the YMCA extension policy of the National Council.
Rajshahi is the biggest city in the Northern Bangladesh.
www.bangladeshymca.org /contents_of_news/rajshahiymca.htm   (195 words)

  
 Bangladesh :: Travel Rajshahi
One of the most graceful monument of the Sultanate period is the Chhota Sona Masjid or Small Golden Mosque at Gaur in Rajshahi Built by one Wali Muhammad during the reign of Sultan Alauddin Husain Shah (1493-1519).
Situated at Rajshahi, this museum has a rich collection of objects of Mohenjodaro and also of 16th to 19th century A.D. This is devoted to the study of ancient history and culture.
It is located at the heart of Rajshahi town and maintarned by Rajshahi University authority.
www.discoverybangladesh.com /meetbangladesh/rajshahi.html   (505 words)

  
 Towns, cities and important places   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rajshahi with nearly 0.4 million people and divisional headquarter, university, BIT, medical college, education board, cadet college and a cantonment (not full division) and an airport Although, there are so many educational institutions and government offices in Rajshahi, it's population is still less than those of the above mentioned cities of Bangladesh.
Rajshahi is famous for silk fabrics, mangoes and lichis.
In the serene and picturesque surrounding of Rajshahi district there lies at Paharpur (see the picture) the relics of a glorious past of the wonder that was Bangladesh under the Pala dynasty (8th century AD).
members.aol.com /onelineuk/bangladesh/start/background/cities/rajshahi.html   (190 words)

  
 Travel Bangladesh - Division Wise Travel Info & Tourist Spots Of Bangladesh. Travel Dhaka, Chittagong, Khulna, Sylhet, ...
With an area of 31119.97 sq km, is bounded by barisal and chittagong divisions on the south, sylhet and Chittagong Divisions on the east, rajshahi and khulna divisions on the west.
Miles of Beautiful greenish view of tea plants attract a huge number of tourists.
Rajshahi Division is famous for Historical and archeological sites like Mohasthangar, Kantajee’s Temple, Paharpur - great Buddhist heritage.
travel.discoverybangladesh.com   (266 words)

  
 Rajshahi travel guide - Wikitravel
Rajshahi is the capital of Rajshahi Division in Bangladesh.
Chhota Sona Mosque: One of the most graceful monument of the Sultanate period is the Chhota Sona Masjid or Small Golden Mosque at Gaur in Rajshahi Built by one Wali Muhammad during the reign of Sultan Alauddin Husain Shah (1493-1519).
Varendra Research Museum: Situated at Rajshahi, this museum has a rich collection of objects of Mohenjodaro and also of 16th to 19th century A.D. This is devoted to the study of ancient history and culture.
wikitravel.org /en/Rajshahi   (212 words)

  
 Rajshahi   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rajshahi has seen the most glorious period of Bengal's Paul dyunasty.
There are also a number of ancient mosques, shrines and temples in and around Rajshahi.
Connected with Dhaka by road, rail, river and air, Rajshahi is located on the bank of the Padma river.
www.bangladeshonline.com /tourism/spots/rajshahi.htm   (85 words)

  
 SASNET: Staffan to Rajshahi
Rajshahi University is the second largest University in Bangladesh and is the highest seat of learning in the Northern region of the country.
I was presented with two studies of prostitution and trafficking in Rajshahi, which was quite a big social problem according to the discussion we had.
Professor Raquib Ahmed (photo to the left) had arranged a meeting with his colleagues at the Department of Geography and Environmental Studies, and we were about 20 persons around a big conference table at the Institute.
www.sasnet.lu.se /cont05rajshahi.html   (1391 words)

  
 Jagrata Muslim Janata Bangladesh (JMJB), South Asia Terrorism Portal
Residents of Rajshahi, Naogaon and Natore have been quoted as saying in Daily Star that JMJB cadres were seen with firearms openly when the outfit launched vigilante activities in April 2004.
June 13: Mazzal Hossain, a former JMJB cadre, was killed by the outfit at Bagmara in the Rajshahi district.
November 14: Ziaul Haq Zia, a leader of the Bangladesh Chhatra League, is killed by cadres of the JMJB at Raninagar village in the Naogaon district.
www.satp.org /satporgtp/countries/bangladesh/terroristoutfits/JMJB.htm   (3934 words)

  
 Crime News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
It is learnt, Rajshahi remains a highly vulnerable place for militants attack as Bagmara thana of Rajshahi, Atrai and Raninagar thanas of Naogaon and Naldaga thanas of Natore district are regarded as the hot beds of radicalism and militancy.
Many of the suicide bombers are thought to be trained in the Madrashas of Rajshahi, Naogaon, Natore and Chapainwabganj districts as some of the suicide bombers killed and injured during their operation at Jhalakathi, Chittagong and Ghazipur belonged to greater Rajshahi districts.
When the government banned the JMJ and JMB, thousands of cadres and supporters of the outlawed party staged a showdown in Rajshahi city areas, gheraoed the offices of the DIG, Deputy Commissioner and SP of Rajshahi and placed memorandum to them demanding withdrawal of the ban during early November 2004.
independent-bangladesh.com /news/dec/07/07122005cr.htm   (1767 words)

  
 Prantor Bangladesh: Rajshahi
Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank (RAKUB) was established by the President's Ordinance No. 58 of 1986 with the aim of providing institutional agricultural credit for optimum utilization of agricultural potentials of Rajshahi Division.
Taking over the branches and offices along with assets and liabilities of the Bangladesh Krishi Bank within Rajshahi division, the bank started functioning on 15 March 1987.
As the largest development partner in the northwest region Rajshahi Krishi Unnayan Bank aims at overall development of farmers and all the sectors and sub-sectors of agriculture in this region.
www.prantor.com /rajshahi-01.htm   (213 words)

  
 The Daily Star Web Edition Vol. 5 Num 881   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Junaid Imrose struck a match-winning century to propel Rajshahi to a tense three-wicket win over Khulna on the fourth and final day of their Ispahani Mirzapore Tea 8th National Cricket League at the Rajshahi Divisional Stadium yesterday.
Rajshahi number five Mushfiqur Rahim fell early on the day after making just 13 runs and that put them into more trouble at 67 for four.
All-rounder Mushfiqur Rahman (14) was dismissed by national left-armer Abdur Razzaq and Rajshahi slipped further to 107 for five.
www.thedailystar.net /2006/11/19/d61119040130.htm   (789 words)

  
 Crime News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Meanwhile, the Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj district units of Bangladesh Fossil Fuel Distributors Association (BFFDA), organised a press conference this noon at the auditorium of Rajshahi Chamber of Commerce and Industry (RCCI) in protest against ‘rationing’ of fuel to the petrol pumps in Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj on the plea of smuggling.
The leaders of BFFDA alleged that the charge of smuggling of fuel, mainly petrol and diesel, by the petrol pump owners of Rajshahi and Chapainawabganj, were completely baseless.
Presided over by Rajshahi President of the association Mizanur Ahmed, the press conference was attended, among others, by RCCI President Lutfor Rahman and Secretary General of the association Sajjadul Karim Kabul.
independent-bangladesh.com /news/jun/18/18062006cr.htm   (1716 words)

  
 Country News   (Site not responding. Last check: )
The second Mayoral elections of Rajshahi City Corporation (RCC) which concluded on April 25, was marked by street violence police action, hartal and killing of a Jubo League activist.
In a press conference on April 26, 11-party leaders alleged that the result of RCC election was the ‘blue print of a conspiracy’ and the party in power influenced the election commission resulting in irregularities, including false voting.
According to a senior official of Rajshahi Health Department, a total of 752 posts of physicians are lying vacant in the hospitals including the district level hospital, health complex, community centres.
www.weeklyholiday.net /100502/count.html   (1906 words)

  
 country news   (Site not responding. Last check: )
After talking to the traders at Lakshmipur, the largest medicine market in Rajshahi, it was learnt that some 40 representatives work in the Rajshahi region for promoting and marketing the smuggled medicines and briefing the traders and physicians on the usage of these medicines.
An official of a reputed pharmaceutical company, posted to Rajshahi, said the price of the smuggled Indian medicines in the retail markets and the margin of profit in the wholesale markets makes it clear that the medicines must be either of very low quality or have crossed the dates of expiry.
Acreage of banana cultivation is gradually coming down in Narsingdi mainly because of natural calamities, financial constraints of growers and lack of support and motivation.
www.weeklyholiday.net /231103/count.html   (1639 words)

  
 Ahsanullah University of Science & Technology- Online
To meet increasing demand for education facilities in Rajshahi region, Ahsanullah University of Science and Technology launched its outer campus at Rajshahi city on April, 2004 and started its functioning with students in 3 departments viz.
The campus is housed in 152/153 Talaimari (Professor Para), Rajshahi.
The academic programs of Rajshahi campus will run with the same curricula, course content, grading system and academic calendar followed here in Dhaka campus.
www.aust.edu /rajshahi_campus.htm   (126 words)

  
 Library page of Rajshahi University   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Rajshahi University Library was established in 1955 aiming to support the instructional and research program of the University.
Initially The Rajshahi University Library started functioning at "Boro Kuthi" in the hart of the Rajshahi town.
The shifting of the Rajshahi University Library to its present location in 1964 at Motihar Green has led to a great improvement in reading room and other facilities.
www.ru.ac.bd /rulib/library.htm   (83 words)

  
 Rajshahi Division News
Rajshahi May 7: Investigation into human rights violation of indigenous and minority community people was delayed by a full Cabinet Minister in Rajshahi on Saturday.
Mr.ghosh arrived in Rajshahi by same flight on Saturday noon for making an intensive investigation into some gross human rights violation in Tanore and Godagari Upazilla.
Rabindra Nath Sardar- A Minority farmer aged about 40 years was attacked by some identified hired miscreants of Kakanhat – Godagari Upazilla – Rajshahi District on 3rd April,2006 while the miscreants numbering about 13/14 trying to evict the farmer illegally and subsequently he died on 18th April,2006.
hrcbmdfw.org /blogs/rajshahi_division_news/default.aspx   (5818 words)

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