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), and ''Salmon Fishing in the Yemen'' (2011) were shot here, as was part of the TV series ''Game of Thrones''. Etymology Its name comes from a Berber (Berber languages) phrase meaning "without noise" or "without confusion". thumb left 300px The souk (File:Ouarzazate souk.jpg) History For a long time, Ouarzazate was a small crossing point for African traders on their way to northern Morocco and Europe. During the French period, Ouarzazate expanded considerably


Temple (dedicated to Goddess Kali) of the city - exemplifying the harmony amongst all religions that the missionaries from the family preached. * Barisal City * Bogra Naogaon District * Chittagong **ODI Series (One Day International) Game Two of Three. ***Bangladesh (Bangladeshi cricket team) defeats Sri Lanka (Sri Lankan cricket team) by four wickets in Bogra, Bangladesh, prompting scenes of celebration in the country It is Bangladesh's first victory against Sri Lanka. ****Bangladesh won the toss and sent Sri Lanka into bat. The tourists struggled to 212 from their allotted overs, with only opener Sanath Jayasuriya (96 runs from 110 balls) passing fifty. Bangladesh reached the target with two overs to spare to win by four wickets. Scorecard DATE OF BIRTH 1 September 1988 PLACE OF BIRTH Bogra, Bangladesh DATE OF DEATH Civic works Mahipala was better known for his peaceful pursuits. A number of towns and large tanks still bear his name. ''Mahiganj'' in Rangpur (Rangpur District) district, ''Mahipur'' in Bogra district, ''Mahisantosa'' in Dinajpur district and ''Mahipala'' in Murshidabad district; ''Mahipaladighi'' (tank) in Dinajpur and Mahipala's ''Sagardighi'' in Murshidabad - all these still bear testimony to his deeds and the high esteem in which the people held him. It is further reflected in the numerous ballads believed to exist in Bengal commemorating his name. Brindaban Das wrote in his Chaitanya Bhagavat (c. 1572 CE) that the people of Bengal in the early part of the 16th century were very fond of these songs of Mahipala. The popularity of these songs and the name of Mahipala are reflected in the common saying, ''Dhan bhante Mahipaler git'' (songs of Mahipala while husking rice), which is still prevalent in rural Bengal. Advisory roles Following his move to Pakistan, Khan was asked to implement the Comilla Model in rural settlements of North-West Frontier Province (now Khyber Pakhtunkhwa), Punjab (Punjab (Pakistan)), and Sindh. He declined the offer on the grounds that the proposals were predominantly motivated by political interests rather than the common well-being. However, he continued to advise the authorities on various aspects of rural development, such as participatory irrigation management. NRSP (2000), pp. 4–6. He worked as a research fellow at the University of Agriculture, Faisalabad from 1971 to 1972, and as Director of Rural Economics Research Project at Karachi University from 1972 to 1973. Khan went to Michigan State University as a visiting professor in 1973 and remained there until 1979. During this time, he carried on advising the Rural Development Academy at Bogra in northern Bangladesh, and the Pakistan Academy for Rural Development, Peshawar, on the Daudzai Integrated Rural Development Programme. He also travelled extensively during this period in the capacities of speaker, advisor, or consultant on rural development programmes across the world. Yousaf (2003), p. 352. In 1974, he was appointed as a World Bank consultant to survey rural development situations in Java, Indonesia. He also briefly worked as a visiting professor at Lund University, Harvard University, and Oxford University. Yousaf (2003), pp. 352–53. Commons:Category:Bogra

Northern England

later. *May 6 – Elvis Presley appears on ''The Milton Berle Show''. *October 3 - The first live coast-to-coast network telecast of a World Series game. *October 12 - The Holme Moss transmitter is opened in Northern England, making BBC Television (BBC One) available to the region for the first time. *October 17 - Television broadcasts begin in Argentina from Primera Televisora Argentina on channel 7, Buenos Aires. Image:Maynardville-musicians-tn1.jpg thumb 210px right

Northern Mariana Islands

, traveling between Guam and the CNMI still requires a full immigration inspection. The entities represented at the national level are all fifty U.S. states, Puerto Rico, the U.S. Virgin Islands, U.S. territories in the Pacific (Northern Mariana Islands, Guam, and American Samoa), the District of Columbia and the Department of Defense Dependents Schools. File:Little League World Series Game 1 crop.jpg thumb right 275px A game of the 2007 Little League World

Oklahoma City

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and the locations of Daenerys Targaryen in the HBO series ''Game of Thrones''. Locations used in filming include St. Dominic Street, Lokrum Island, The Knežev dvor and Sponza palaces, Lovrijenac (Fort of St. Lawrence), and Fort Bokar and the Minčeta tower. Dubrovnik in the spotlight, See also *Dalmatia * Dubrovnik chess set * List

Dominican Republic

appeared in only one World Series game and he was often overshadowed by Sandy Koufax and Bob Gibson in post-season awards. ''Juan Marichal: He Was Winningest Pitcher of '60s'', by John Lowe, Baseball Digest, August 1998, Vol. 57, No. 8, ISSN 0005

no-hitter in World Series history, in the fifth game of the series; the no-hitter was also a perfect game.

runs in the sixth game of the 2009 World Series, tying Richardson's record of most runs batted in for a single World Series game. Matsui became the first Japanese (Japanese people)-born player to win the award, as well as the first player to win it as a full-time designated hitter.


''Little Voice (Little Voice (film))'', featuring a Scarborough accent (though Jane Horrocks is well known for her Lancashire accent). On American TV, the most frequently seen exemplar as of 2012 is Sean Bean, the star of the HBO television series ''Game of Thrones (Game of Thrones (TV series))''. He is a native of Sheffield. The Yorkshire dialect was also used to represent the accent of the colony of Aerilon on the reimagined version of '' Battlestar Galactica (2004 TV series

Puerto Rico

Project was funded and put to work, as a Public Works in and around the west coast, through Washington, Oregon and California. Pineda began his internacionalization in 1984, when he worked in Puerto Rico as the star of canal 2 (Telemundo Puerto Rico)'s ''Coralito'', with Sully Diaz. He returned to Puerto Rico in 1985, to film another ''telenovela'' with ''canal 2''. Also "Mi nombre es Coraje", "El Magnate" among others. File:Little League World Series Game 1

; '''Rubén Gómez''' (July 13, 1927 – July 26, 2004), was a Major League Baseball right-handed starting pitcher who became the first Puerto Rican (Puerto Rico) to pitch in a World Series game. He was also the winning pitcher in the first ever Major League Baseball game played west of Kansas City (Kansas City, Missouri). In his homeland, Gómez was nicknamed ''El Divino Loco'' ("The Divine Madman"), on account of his willingness to pitch in tough situations. thumb left "Idaho Building," a demonstration building for the 1893 World's Columbian Exposition Chicago World's Fair (File:Idahobuilding09.13.2005.jpg) designed by architect Kirtland Cutter. In 1904, Apaches, Igorots (from the Philippines) and the famous Ota Benga were displayed, dubbed as "primitive", at the Saint Louis World Fair (Louisiana Purchase Exposition). The USA had just acquired, following the Spanish-American War, new territories such as Guam, the Philippines, and Puerto Rico, allowing them to "display" some of the native inhabitants. Commons:Category:Puerto Rico WikiPedia:Puerto Rico Dmoz:Regional Caribbean Puerto Rico


for her maiden war patrol off the Kurile Islands chain, Southern Hokkaidō and Eastern Honshū, Japan. Severe combinations of fog, rain and ice were encountered and only one ship worth a torpedo came into view. This enemy proved too fast for ''Golet'' to gain torpedo range; she returned to Midway Island on 3 May 1944. thumb right 275px A game of the 2007 Little League World Series (File:Little League World Series Game 1 crop.jpg) The best-known event in the Little League

. Juniper, T. and M. Parr. 1998. ''Parrots: A Guide to Parrots of the World''. Yale University Press. '''Panama''' competed at the '''2004 Summer Olympics''' in Athens, Greece. *Baseball **American League Championship Series (2004 American League Championship Series) Game 1: Mike Mussina of the New York Yankees has his perfect game broken up in the 7th inning, and the Boston Red Sox rally to within 8–7

Series III Caribbean World Series held at Panama. He was called by the Cuban team as a late replacement for future Hall of Famer (Baseball Hall of Fame) Hoyt Wilhelm. Fine posted the only no-hitter pitched in any Caribbean series game, to give his team a 1–0 win against Venezuela. Five days later, Fine faced Panama's club and was close to glory. He was three outs from consecutive no-hitters in the series, having allowed a single (single (baseball)) in the ninth inning to break

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