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Full nameTashkent
Official nameTashkent
Native name 
Other nameToshqand, Toshkand
ProvinceTashkent Province
Settled5th to 3rd centuries BC
MayorRakhmonbek Usmonov
Total Area129.2 sq mi (334.8 km2)
Total Population2200000 (2008)
Density (pop.)auto/km2 (0/sq mi)

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Tashkent ( ; , literally "Stone City"; -enˌtæʃˈkɛnt, -rutɐʂˈkʲent) is the capital of Uzbekistan and of the Tashkent Province. The officially registered population of the city in 2008 was more than 2.2 million. Unofficial sources estimate the actual population may be as much as 4.45 million.

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Esteghlal loses in Tashkent - Tehran Times Tweet this news
Tehran Times---Tashkent- - Esteghlal football team conceded its second defeat in the AFC Champions League on Tuesday. In Group B, Pakhtakor defeated the Tehran-based team 2-1 in an eventful match. Stanislav Andereev gave the lead to the hosts in 27th minu - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 17:43:16 GMT+00:00
Uzbek Subway Stations Get Metal Detectors In Wake Of Minsk Blast - RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty Tweet this news
RadioFreeEurope/RadioLiberty--Security has been tightened on public transport in -Tashkent- following last week's deadly bombing of a subway station in the Belarusian capital, Minsk, RFE/RL's Uzbek Service reports. Some subway stations have alre - Date : Tue, 19 Apr 2011 16:03:41 GMT+00:00
Tashkent metro to install metal detectors - Trend News Agency Tweet this news
Trend News Agency--Metal detectors will be installed on the main and active stations of the -Tashkent- metro. So far, the first metal detectors have been installed in at the Amir Temur Square stations. According to a -Tashkent- metro representative, the m - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 14:30:33 GMT+00:00
Esteghlal experience beneficial says Khaydarov - The Official Home of Asian Football Tweet this news
The Official Home of Asian Football---Tashkent-: Pakhtakor boss Ravshan Khaydarov believes the defeat to Esteghlal in Tehran two weeks ago is another vital step in his young side's development as they again prepare to face the Iranians with their 201 - Date : Mon, 18 Apr 2011 14:02:38 GMT+00:00
Gulnara Karimova profile - Tweet this news has launched her own jewellery and fashion brand, Guli, whose wares are available in Moscow and -Tashkent-. She invited Sting to her Style. Uz fashion festival in -Tashkent- in 2009. She even writes poetry. According to US diplomats i - Date : Fri, 15 Apr 2011 20:01:40 GMT+00:00
The Amazing Miracle Matzos • A Shabbos Story - Chabad Info Tweet this news
Chabad Info--For many decades, a matza bakery operated out of the Ashkenazi shul in -Tashkent-. This bakery supplied matzos to all the Jews of Uzbekistan. When Rabbi Abba Dovid Gurewitz arrived there on shlichus, he discovered that the machines were not s - Date : Fri, 15 Apr 2011 05:47:11 GMT+00:00
Otte's Petite Sample Sale Specializes in Size Small - Racked NY Tweet this news
Racked NY--Instead, the selection included Sonia Rykiel, -Tashkent-, and See by Chloe, and it was fairly slimprobably because we arrived later in the day. The crowds couldn't have helped: Several groups of women rushed in while we were there. ... - Date : Wed, 13 Apr 2011 21:44:03 GMT+00:00
SCO, CIS's special services to discuss fight against terrorism - Kyiv Post Tweet this news
Kyiv Post--Representatives of special services in countries of the Commonwealth of Independent States (CIS) and of the Shanghai Cooperation Organization (SCO) will gather in -Tashkent-, the capital of Uzbekistan, to discuss ways to ensure anti-terror secu - Date : Wed, 13 Apr 2011 08:00:49 GMT+00:00
Tashkent Residential Property Market, March 2011 - Uzbekistan Real Estate Market Reports Tweet this news
Uzbekistan Real Estate Market Reports--Current study covers 1317 for sale (59 outliers stripped) and 64 rental apartments in the secondary market of -Tashkent-. In accordance with the analysis, residential property index of -Tashkent- GRIT fell 6.07% (18. - Date : Mon, 11 Apr 2011 19:51:49 GMT+00:00
Tashkent, Amman sign cooperation agreement - New Europe Tweet this news
New Europe--Uzbekistan and Jordan recently inked an agreement on mutual assistance in customs affairs, the Uzbek State Customs Committee reported. The pact was undersigned by Uzbek State Customs Committee Chairman Zohid Dusanov and Jordanian Ambassador to - Date : Mon, 11 Apr 2011 11:48:38 GMT+00:00

Provinces of Uzbekistan

Andijon * Bukhara * Fergana * Jizzakh * Namangan * Navoiy * Qashqadaryo * Samarqand * Sirdaryo * Surxondaryo * Tashkent * Xorazm * Autonomous republic: Karakalpakstan * Capital city: Tashkent |

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