Suzhou (China)

Suzhou, Wade-Giles romanization Su-chou, additionally called Wuxian, regular Soochow, city, southern Jiangsu sheng (area), eastern China. It is arranged on the southern segment of the Grand Canal on a by and large level, low-lying plain between the eminent Lake Tai toward the west and the immense Shanghai city toward the east. Encompassed by waterways on […]

Edirne (Turkey)

Edirne, once in the past Adrianople or Hadrianople, city, extraordinary western Turkey. It lies at the intersection of the Tunca and Maritsa (Turkish: Meriç) streams, close to the fringes of Greece and Bulgaria. The biggest and most seasoned piece of the town possesses a wander of the Tunca around the remains of an old fortress. […]

Hangzhou (China)

Hangzhou, Wade-Giles romanization Hang-chou, ordinary Hangchow, city and capital of Zhejiang sheng (area), China. The city is situated in the northern piece of the territory on the north bank of the Qiantang River estuary at the head of Hangzhou Bay. It has water correspondences with the inside of Zhejiang toward the south, is the southern […]

Chennai (India)

Chennai, in the past Madras, city, capital of Tamil Nadu state, southern India, on the Coromandel Coast of the Bay of Bengal. Known as the “Portal to South India,” Chennai is a noteworthy authoritative and social focus. Pop. (2001) city, 4,343,645; urban agglom., 6,560,242. Armenian and Portuguese brokers were living in the San Thome territory […]

Mumbai (India)

Mumbai, once Bombay, city, capital of Maharashtra state, southwestern India. It is the nation’s money related and business focus and its chief port on the Arabian Sea. Situated on Maharashtra’s coast, Mumbai is India’s most-crowded city, and it is one of the biggest and most thickly populated urban regions on the planet. It was based […]

Delhi (India)

Delhi, city and national capital region, north-focal India. The city of Delhi really comprises of two segments: Old Delhi, in the north, the noteworthy city; and New Delhi, in the south, since 1947 the capital of India, worked in the initial segment of the twentieth century as the capital of British India. One of the […]

Doha (Qatar)

Doha, Arabic Al-Dawḥah, city, capital of Qatar, situated on the east bank of the Qatar Peninsula in the Persian Gulf. More than two-fifths of Qatar’s populace lives inside as far as possible. Arranged on a shallow straight indented around 3 miles (5 km), Doha has for quite some time been a locally significant port. On […]