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Synonyms for Dacca

the capital and largest city of Bangladesh

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He said not only the rulers and establishment but the Pakistani political parties also did not learn any lesson from the Dacca Fall.
General Tikka Khan was sent to Dacca by the military ruler General Yahya Khan.
She likes him because he is kind to her, and she empathizes with his concern for the safety of his family in Dacca.
Certain canny presentational decisions, such as enclosing these petite portraits in burnished frames and mounting them on the crimson walls one might associate with the Met, rounded out the Renaissance look--while Acca Dacca Diptych, 2011, a video of Katchadourian lip-synching AC/DC songs, installed nearby, shored up the works' atemporal shtick.
Indian pernicious propaganda without any rebuttal from our end finally culminated into the unfortunate surrender of our Army at Dacca in December 1971.
THE latest novel from Booker-nominated author Philip Hensher is set during the fight for Bangladesh's independence and is partly inspired by Hensher's husband, Zaved Mahmood, who was born in Dacca in 1970.
Salkeld writes that '[a]t our parting, in Dacca railway station, the tears were streaming down, as Nunni said: "I'll never be happy again, memsahib"', (62) and in some ways this functions as a love song to honour her, and how she mothered Salkeld.
124) On March 25, 1971, the West Pakistani military attacked Dacca, a city in East Pakistan, (125) capturing the attention of several states and international organizations.
5) Nina Katchadourian, Acca Dacca Dyptich, two channel video, 2011.
Isolux Corsan wins its first large electricity generation contract in Asia, for the construction of an open-cycle electrical power plant with 180 MW installed capacity in Khulna, the third biggest industrial city in Bangladesh, 150 km from the capital, Dacca.
We now have copies of desperate cables sent by diplomat Archer Blood and his colleagues at the United States consulate in Dacca (now Dhaka) pleading with Washington to stop supporting a military regime that was carrying out genocide.
We now have copies of desperate cables sent by diplomat Archer Blood and his colleagues at the US consulate in Dacca (now Dhaka) pleading with the US government to stop supporting a military regime that was carrying out genocide.
Predictive 7g Smadoun - Dacca De Thaix Mr & Mrs Peter James Douglas 21139-5 RPR 136h OR 131h He goes to Uttoxeter plenty for Peter Douglas, which was what he was bought for.
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Although the Muslim League was born in Dacca (Dhaka) in 1906, it was realised by the Bengali politicians that the political formulation that Muslims of India are a separate nation was incorrect.