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  • city in India, and has the highest GDP of any city in South, West or Central Asia. The seven islands that came to constitute Mumbai were home to communities
    3 KB (459 words) - 22:51, 17 June 2015
  • Zoroastrian religion. It is now thought that he lived in eastern Iran or in central Asia around 1000 BC. The Gathas are hymns held by believers to have been written
    6 KB (854 words) - 23:02, 24 January 2016
  • Pakistan (category Countries in Asia)
    country in southern Eurasia, marking the region where South Asia converges with Central Asia and the Middle East. It is the sixth most heavily populated
    10 KB (1,235 words) - 12:30, 7 January 2016
  • Mongolia (category Countries in Asia)
    Mongolia is a landlocked country in Central Asia. It is bordered by Russia to the north and China to the south, east and west. Ulaanbaatar, the capital
    2 KB (322 words) - 21:22, 3 February 2016
  • grasslands and savannas of Africa, but they are also found in southwest and central Asia, and the Indian subcontinent. They tend to live in herds and will eat
    3 KB (481 words) - 19:43, 14 April 2014
  • Nasrettin, etc.) is a legendary folk character in the Middle East and Central Asia, portrayed as a wise fool, clever simpleton, or instructive prankster
    10 KB (1,611 words) - 22:54, 22 February 2015
  • The Travels of Marco Polo, c. 1300) did much to introduce Europeans to Central Asia and China. I have not told half of what I saw. On his death-bed, when
    1 KB (156 words) - 13:53, 8 January 2016
  • Cannabis is a genus of flowering plant believed to be indigenous to Central Asia, China, and the north-west Himalayas. The common name for Cannabis is
    14 KB (2,004 words) - 02:34, 15 July 2015
  • The New Great Game (category Asia)
    term used to describe the conceptualization of modern geopolitics in Central Asia as a competition between regional and world powers for influence, power
    8 KB (1,107 words) - 00:35, 5 February 2016
  • born Temüjin, founded and ruled the Mongol Empire, after unifying the Central Asian tribes. He is also known as the first Great Khan or Khagan (Khan of
    5 KB (607 words) - 20:15, 23 January 2016
  • Kazakhstan (category Countries in Asia)
    Western Europe. In 2006, Kazakhstan had become the dominant nation of Central Asia economically, generating 60% of the region's GDP, primarily through its
    2 KB (266 words) - 23:20, 3 February 2016
  • Be King is a 1975 film about two roguish adventurers who travel into Central Asia to become kings. Based on the story by Rudyard Kipling. Directed by John
    5 KB (777 words) - 22:05, 4 July 2015
  • Afghanistan (category Countries in Asia)
    Islamist reformist movements started in Afghanistan before spreading to Central Asia and beyond. Afghanistan’s social- democratic, liberal, nationalist, Marxist
    8 KB (966 words) - 06:04, 4 February 2016
  • to the Atlantic Islands, western, central and southern Europe, northwestern Africa and across central-southern Asia east to Japan. On suitable surfaces
    5 KB (629 words) - 11:01, 25 April 2015
  • sciences, especially mathematics and astronomy, in the Middle East and Central Asia. He is said to have been a high administrative official in a small principality
    4 KB (484 words) - 21:33, 18 September 2015
  • the Norse legend of the giant Fenrir to more sympathetic depictions in Central Asia and the suckling of Romulus and Remus in the foundation of Rome. More
    44 KB (6,950 words) - 19:18, 4 December 2015
  • Europe in the west, to the Middle East, Indian subcontinent, Central Asia, Southeast Asia and China in the east, a distance readily surpassing that of
    5 KB (652 words) - 02:09, 8 September 2015
  • reported in Andrew D. W. Forbes (1986). Warlords and Muslims in Chinese Central Asia: a political history of Republican Sinkiang 1911-1949. Cambridge, England:
    2 KB (190 words) - 16:24, 20 September 2013
  • Persians and Persian countries, Iraq, Khorasan and Transoxiana (modern Central Asia), retained their sedentary culture. Ibn Khaldun, Muqaddimah, Translated
    4 KB (528 words) - 17:12, 30 October 2012
  • preceded limit. Mansur Al-Hallaj, in Biographical Encyclopaedia of Sufis: Central Asia and Middle East, Sarup & Sons, 01 January 2002, p190 All creative
    28 KB (3,297 words) - 11:38, 21 November 2015

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