★ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 189

2019 Hyderabad gang rape

The 2019 Hyderabad gang rape was the murder of a 26 year old veterinary doctor. It had an effect across all of India. Her body was found in Shadnagar on 28 November 2019, a day after her death. Four suspects were arrested and, according to the Cy ...

Bodh Gaya bombings

On July 7, 2013, nine bombs exploded in and around the Mahabodhi Temple complex. The temple is a UNESCO World heritage site in Bodh Gaya, India. Five people, including two monks, were injured by the blasts. There were many other devices found but ...

Crime in India

Crime in India is very common and happens in many different ways. Along with violent crimes, and property crimes, there are major problems with organized crime, the illegal drug trade, arms trafficking, corruption, and many other forms of crime. ...

Offa bank robbery attack

Offa bank Robbery attack was a robbery which led to the death of 33 people. The robbery was carried out in four commercial banks on April 4, 2018 at Offa local government area of Kwara State, Nigeria. According to the Commissioner of Police, Kwar ...

Moors murders

The Moors murders were carried out by Ian Brady and Myra Hindley between July 1963 and October 1965, in and around what is now Greater Manchester, England.

1954 United States Capitol shooting incident

The United States Capitol shooting incident of 1954 was an attack on March 1, 1954, by four Puerto Rican nationalists, they shot 30 rounds from semi-automatic pistols from the Ladies Gallery of the House of Representatives chamber in the United S ...

Race and crime in the United States

The relationship between race and crime in the United States has been a topic of public controversy and debate for more than a century. Since the 1980s, the debate has focused on the causes of some minorities at all stages of the criminal justice ...

Beni Department

Beni is a department in Bolivia. The capital city is Trinidad. The department is mainly covered by rainforest and pampa. In the regions many rivers over 400 species of fish have been found. Trinidad has an entire museum, the Museo Icticola, dedic ...

Cochabamba Department

The Department of Cochabamba is divided into 16 provinces which are further divided into 47 municipalities. Then on the fourth level into 144 cantons.

La Paz Department (Bolivia)

The Department of La Paz is divided into 20 provinces provincias which are further divided into 85 municipalities. Then on the fourth level into cantons. The provinces with their capitals are:

Boyaca

Boyaca is one of the 32 departments of Colombia. It is in the central northeastern part of the country, almost entirely within the mountains of the Eastern Cordillera to the border with Venezuela, although the western end of the department extend ...

Department of La Guajira

La Guajira is a department of Colombia. Its capital is Riohacha. It covers most of the Guajira Peninsula in the northeast region of the country. La Guajira is on the Caribbean Sea and bordering Venezuela.

Huila Department

Huila is a department of Colombia. Its capital is Neiva. The department is located in the southwest of the country. It has Colombias third highest peak, the Nevado del Huila volcano. The Magdalena River starts in the Huila.

Norte de Santander Department

Norte de Santander is a department of Colombia. Its capital is Cucuta. It is in the north of the country, bordering Venezuela. It is named in honor of Colombian military and political leader Francisco de Paula Santander.

Vaupes Department

Vaupes is a department in Colombia. Its capital is Mitu. It borders Brazil on the east. Because of its location in the Amazon jungle, it has no roads connecting it with the rest of the country or internally from settlement to settlement. Commerce ...

Overseas departments of France

France currently has five overseas departments, which are departments that are outside the European part of the country. All are officially part of France, with the same political status as the departments in Europe, and are therefore different t ...

Cote-dOr

Cote-dOr is a department in the eastern France. It is one of the 83 first French departments made during the French revolution and one of the eight departments of the Bourgogne-Franche-Comte region. Its prefecture capital is the city of Dijon. Th ...

Izabal Department

Izabal is one of the 22 departments of Guatemala. Its coastal areas are part of the homeland of the Garifuna people. Izabal is bordered to the north by Belize, to the north east by the Gulf of Honduras, and to the east by Honduras. It is bordered ...

Peten Department

Peten is a department of the nation of Guatemala. It is geographically the most northern department of Guatemala. It is also the largest in size - at 12.960 square miles. It is about one third of Guatemalas area. The capital is Flores. The popula ...

Artibonite (department)

Artibonite is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is named Artibonite because the Artibonite river flows across the department from east to west. Its capital is Gonaïves. The independence of Haiti was proclaimed in the Place dArmes of Gonaïve ...

Centre (department)

Centre is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is in the center of the country, along the border with the Dominican Republic. It is the only department of Haiti that does not border the sea.

GrandAnse (department)

The Department de la GrandAnse has an area of 2.091 km². It is bordered to the north by the Gulf of Gonave, to the east by the Nippes Department, to the south by the Sud Department, and by the Caribbean Sea to the west. The Massiff de la Hotte, a ...

Nippes

Nippes is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is the newest and smallest Haitian department, it was created in 2003 with the eastern part of the GrandAnse Department. It has an estimated population of 266.379 2003 and its capital city is Mira ...

Nord Department

Nord is one of the ten departments of Haiti. After the Haitian Revolution, the country was divided into only three departments: Nord, Ouest and Sud. The Nord-Est and Nord-Ouest departments were part of the Nord department. Its capital and largest ...

Nord-Est Department

Nord-Est is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is in the northeastern corner of the country, along the border with the Dominican Republic. Its capital is Fort-Liberte. After the Haitian Revolution, the country was divided into only three dep ...

Nord-Ouest (department)

Nord-Ouest is one of the ten departments of Haiti. It is in the northwestern part of the country. Its capital is Port-de-Paix. After the Haitian Revolution, the country was divided into only three departments: Nord, Ouest and Sud. The Nord-Ouest ...

Sud (department)

The Department du Sud has an area of 2.794 km². It is bordered to the north by the GrandAnse and Nippes departments, to the east by the Sud-Est Department and by the Caribbean Sea to the west and south. The Massiff de la Hotte, an important Haiti ...

Sud-Est (department)

Sud-Est is one of the ten departments of Haiti. Its capital is Jacmel. After the Haitian Revolution, the country was divided into only three departments: Nord, Ouest and Sud. The Sud-Est department was part of the Sud department.

Alto Parana Department

The Alto Parana department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Ciudad del Este. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-10.

Amambay

The Amambay department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Pedro Juan Caballero. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-13. The name comes from the name of a part of the Caaguazu Cordillera, the "Amambay Cordillera" Spanish: Cordillera de ...

Caaguazu Department

In 1712, Gregorio Bazan de Pedraza founded the town of Villa de San Isidro Labrador de Curuguaty, followed by Ybytimi in 1715, San Joaquin in 1746, and Carayao in 1770. The department was created in 1906 with the name of Yhu, the town of Yhu was ...

Caazapa Department

The Caazapa department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Caazapa. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-06. Its name comes from Guarani ka´aguy jehasapa, that means "beyond the forest". People from the department are calle Caazapeño wom ...

Canindeyu Department

The Canindeyu department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Salto del Guaira. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-14. Its name comes from Tupi Kaninde - macaw, ju - yellow, blue-and-yellow macaw Ara ararauna.

Central Department

Central is a department in Paraguay. The capital is the city of Aregua. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-11. The department has 2.297.739 inhabitants. That is more than any other department of Paraguay. The department is also the smallest of all the dep ...

Concepcion Department, Paraguay

The Concepcion department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Concepcion. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-1.

Cordillera Department

The Cordillera department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Caacupe. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-03.

Guaira Department

The Guaira department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Villarrica. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-04.

Itapua

The Itapua department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Encarnacion. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-7.

Misiones Department

Misiones is a department in Paraguay. The capital is the city of San Juan Bautista. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-08. Its present name was given to the province because it was a region where there were several Jesuit missions.

Ñeembucu

The Ñeembucu department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Pilar. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-12. The department is almost entirely rural, and there are some of the oldest and best-preserved Jesuit ruins, which are located near ...

Paraguari Department

The Paraguari department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Paraguari. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-09.

Presidente Hayes Department

The Presidente Hayes department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of Villa Hayes. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-15.

San Pedro Department, Paraguay

The San Pedro department is a department of Paraguay. The capital is the city of San Pedro de Ycuamandiyu. Its ISO 3166-2 code is PY-02. The name San Pedro "Saint Peter" was given after its capital.

Artigas Department

The Artigas department is a department of Uruguay. The capital is the city of Artigas. Its ISO 3166-2 code is UY-AR.

Paysandu Department

The Paysandu department is a department of Uruguay. The capital is the city of Paysandu. Its ISO 3166-2 code is UY-PA.

Rio Negro Department

The Rio Negro department is a department of Uruguay. The capital is the city of Fray Bentos. Its ISO 3166-2 code is UY-RN.

Rivera Department

The Koppen climate classification type for the climate at Rivera is a "Humid subtropical climate" and of the subtype Cfa. The average amount of precipitation for the year in Rivera is 1.638.3 mm 64.5 in. The month with the most precipitation on a ...

Salto Department

The Salto department was made on 17 June 1837, then, the department included the present Artigas Department. Its final borders were defined on 1 October 1884, when the Artigas department was separated from Salto.

Tacuarembo Department

The Tacuarembo department is a department of Uruguay. The capital is the city of Tacuarembo. Its ISO 3166-2 code is UY-TA.

American Airlines Flight 96

American Airlines Flight 96 was a flight operated by American Airlines. The flight was operated with a McDonnell Douglas DC-10. On 12 June 1972, the flight went into explosive decompression after a cargo door was blown out from the airplane. This ...

Encyclopedic dictionary

Translation
Free and no ads
no need to download or install

Pino - logical board game which is based on tactics and strategy. In general this is a remix of chess, checkers and corners. The game develops imagination, concentration, teaches how to solve tasks, plan their own actions and of course to think logically. It does not matter how much pieces you have, the main thing is how they are placement!

online intellectual game →