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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Pushpendra Kumar Tiwari
Pushpendra Kumar Tiwari reposted the discussion
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:58 pm
Pushpendra Kumar Tiwari - RAPE convicts should be hanged or not?
In India rapes are happening every minute or less. I want a discussion on the sensitive topic that should the rape convicts be hanged or be given life imprisonment. I personally believe that they should be hanged but after reading some articles on more »
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Vivek Kumar
Vivek Kumar took the poll by Amritha Iyer
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:56 pm
Amritha Iyer - Is Indian youth on the right track?
No they are on the wrong track.
They are doing the right thing but the support systems are not supportive enough
They are on the right track and the country is doing great
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Vivek Kumar
Vivek Kumar took the poll by Samira Kapoor
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:55 pm
Samira Kapoor - Is Air India the WORST airline ever?
Yes! Air India is CRAP. I would never fly it
No! Air India is the oldest and the most credible airline in India.
Don't Care
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Farooqh Shariff
Farooqh Shariff commented on the poll by Sagar Vs
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:49 pm
Sagar Vs - Air force
PAF Female Cadets
IN PHOTOS: IAF firepower @ IRON FIST - Rediff.com News
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Farooqh Shariff
Farooqh Shariff took the poll by Sagar Vs
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:48 pm
Sagar Vs - Air force
PAF Female Cadets
IN PHOTOS: IAF firepower @ IRON FIST - Rediff.com News
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Sanjay Deo
Sanjay Deo commented on the discussion by Satish Singh
on Oct 23, 2014 , 11:42 pm
Satish Singh - Indians through so many items into the rivers on festivals and make it polluted!!
In India, the situation of Indian river getting worst day by day as more pollutants are dropped into the rivers by industry and people during festivals through so many waste items to polluted them. What is your opinion? more »
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