Bangladesh is a nation located in South Asia. It shares border with India and Burma. The country was formed in 1971 when it became separated from Pakistan and became an independent nation. Since Independence the country undergone through several political upheavals. Bangladesh is a developing nation. The majority of the population earn income through agriculture. However in recent years there are several industrial developments in the country.
Relations of Bangladesh with neighboring India are not so good, Hindus and Muslims are intolerant of each other. There was a devastating civil war in 1971 when Bangladesh sought independence from Pakistan. Relations with Pakistan appear to have improved since then. Bangladesh also has good relations with Bhutan, Maldives, Nepal, and Sri Lanka.