bangla bangla

Definition(s):

  • (n) a Magadhan language spoken by the Bengali people; the official language of Bangladesh and Bengal

News

  1. Bangladesh sentences 10 militants to death

    DHAKA, Bangladesh, June 21 (UPI) -- A court in Dhaka sentenced 10 Islamist militants to death for assisting a disguised suicide bomber who killed eight people near a courthouse in November 2005.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Bangladesh sentences to death 10 Islamists for suicide bombing

    DHAKA (Reuters) - A Bangladeshi court handed down death sentences on Thursday to 10 militants of an Islamist group with ties to Al-Qaeda over a 2005 suicide bomb attack that killed eight people, court officials and lawyers said. Violent protests have gripped Bangladesh this year following the conviction of members of the overwhelmingly Muslim nation's most prominent Islamist group, the Jamaat-e ...
    on June 20, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  1. "I am glad to say that I will also release an album of Bangla songs next year," Kher said.
    on May 7, 2009 By: Kailash Kher Source: NDTV.com

  2. "Not only Bangla, but all languages of the world will be studied in this institute," Hasina said, as she inaugurated the building on Amar Ekushey, or Feb 21, as a special tribute to Bangladesh's Language Movement martyrs.
    on Feb 21, 2010 By: Sheikh Hasina Source: Bangladesh News 24 hours

  3. "My work starts early in the morning and continues till midnight. Amidst this whenever I get time I read Bangla classics by authors like Bibhuti Bhusan Bandyopadhyay. This helps me to carry on," Mukherjee said.
    on Dec 28, 2008 By: Pranab Mukherjee Source: Hindu

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