India

Location : South Asia
Type Of Place : Country
India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Burma and Bangladesh to the east. The island countries of Sri Lanka and the Maldives are to the south; in addition, India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share maritime borders with Burma, Thailand and Indonesia. Home to the ancient Indus Valley Civilisation and a region of historic trade routes and vast empires, the Indian subcontinent was identified with its commercial and cultural wealth for much of its long history. Four of the world's major religions—Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism, and Sikhism—originated here, whereas...
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Tammana Naga D Rao commented on the blog by Rakesh Chamoli
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Rakesh Chamoli - NATURAL RUBBER
Natural Rubber is also called India Rubber or caoutchouc, as initially produced, consists of polymers of the organic compound isoprene, with minor impurities of the other organic compounds plus water. Forms of polyisoprene that are used as natural rubbers are classified as elastomers. Currently, rubber is harvested mainly in the form of the latex from certain trees. The latex is a sticky, milky colloid drawn off by making incisions into the bark and collecting the fluid in vessels in a process more »
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Tammana  Naga D Rao
Tammana Naga D Rao commented on the blog by Rakesh Chamoli
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Rakesh Chamoli - MANA VILLAGE
Mana is a village in the district of Chamoli in the Indian state of Uttrakhand, located at an altitude of 3200 meters. It is located on the Northern terminus of National Highway, Mana is the last village before the Mana Pass and is 24 Kilometers from the border of India & Tibet/China. The village is at a distance of about 3 km from the Hindu pilgrimage Badrinath and the two places are culturally connected with each other.It has about 180 households and a population about 600 peoples. more »
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Vijay Suresh took the poll by Amit Grover
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Punithms commented on the discussion by Remo Gupta
3 hrs ago
Remo Gupta - Why Corruption could not be stopped till now?
there may be many reasons why this could not be achieved till date... more »
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Punithms
Punithms and Harimohan Gangwar commented on the discussion by Sri Gokul Jh
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Sri Gokul Jh - Petrol Price In India
Which would your best suggestion to the government regarding the fuel price decline globally but yet a steady uptrend of fuel price in India ? more »
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Punithms
Punithms commented on the discussion by Remo Gupta
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Remo Gupta - Why is Xioami growing so fast in INDIA?
Don't know whats the reason but Xioami is growing rapidly in Indian market... more »
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Harimohan Gangwar
Harimohan Gangwar commented on the discussion by Sri Gokul Jh
4 hrs ago
Sri Gokul Jh - Best Online Shopping Site
Which website is considered as the most trusted and the reputed website in India as the best shopping site ? more »
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Harshh Mishra
Harshh Mishra commented on the blog by Lal Hmingmawia
4 hrs ago
Lal Hmingmawia - Mawia's Blog
The North East India has got many uniqueness which are totally stranger from the mainland. The people are very simple and true hearted. The people of North East are adopting life style akin to the western culture which many people take it otherwise. This has created a rift and led to misconception about their life style. The life style adopted by them should be unmindful and allow them to be Indian in their own terms. The mindset and interest of the people of North East are altogether more »
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Harshh Mishra
Harshh Mishra commented on the blog by Dev Kashyap
4 hrs ago
Dev Kashyap - How Modi has failed us
It's been more than 6 months since the BJP has come to power. May 26th Narendra Modi was sworn in as Prime Minister. What's changed about India since then? What's the difference between May 2014 and December 2014?Here are some points the BJP raised in its manifesto and what they did (didn't do) about it.Price Rise: This was the first point in their 2014 election manifesto. What has the BJP done so far to address the first issue they wanted to combat? Nothing actually. Not that price rise or more »
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Lekha Sharma
Lekha Sharma commented on the discussion by Sunil Ks
4 hrs ago
Sunil Ks - How much Clean politics need in India
Indian politics is looking still in a transition phase , please share your opinion that how to made Indian politics a clean politics ? more »
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