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Bengali Taka

The currency of Bangladesh. It first was issued in 1972, replacing the Pakistani rupee at a 1:1 ratio. It has historically been a weak currency.
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Female fans, however, got extra giddy when Taka changed the lyrics of 'American Girls to' 'come and break my heart, you Filipina girls.
Taka is made by pasting, using rice starch, old newspapers or brown paper to a wooden mold or 'takaan,' which taka makers source from local woodcarvers.
Taka Energy Services will use an innovative paid-from-savings business model, with no capital cost for customers.
5 litre bottle costs Bangladeshi Taka 500 ( ` 389)," he informed.
A leopard ate goat of a villager in Taka to mountain range in last snowfall and when villagers chased the footprint of the leopard on snow, they watched a couple of leopard on the peak of the mountain," the group's office-bearers told media persons.
Last night Taka said that going to see Riverdance in Tokyo five years ago changed his life.
It was a very difficult time for us, but we just got down to doing what we felt we should, Taka adds, ``Like the album says, we did find `Comfort in Sound'.
When Ala Moana Center executives wanted to know what Japanese customers thought of the center and its services, they went to Taka Kono.
Representing the younger, very international set, with their own impressive list of credits, are Ira Bernstein, Ginger de Paris, Ted Levy, Max Pollak, Van Porter, Roxane Semadeni, Taka, Herbin Van Cayseele, and members of duet acts Toe Jamm and Hotfoot.
Finance Minister Abul Maal Abdul Muhith Sunday said that there would be no ambitious target in the next national budget for FY19 while the budget size is likely to be in between Taka 4,60,000 crore and Taka 4,75,000 crore, reports BSS.
Summary: Kolkata (West Bengal) [India], August 25 (ANI): Border Security Force (BSF) South Bengal Frontier has confirmed seizing Rs 7 lakh Bangladeshi Taka and apprehended one Bangladeshi national near the Petrapole border outpost.
She said the team had received 10 million taka as winning bonus in the World Cup and 30 million taka more from ICC.