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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Nitesh Kumar
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Sunil Kumar Prajapati
Sunil Kumar Prajapati commented on the discussion by Satish Singh
2 mins ago
Satish Singh - Why so many India students are going abroad for Foreign Universities every year?
There is large number of Indian students are going abroad to study at foreign universities and this trend is increases over the years. Why is this so? Are their education system is better then India Universities?Are they provide better more »
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Sunil Kumar Prajapati
Sunil Kumar Prajapati commented on the discussion by Aishwary Niraj
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Aishwary Niraj - DO WE REALLY NEED A REGIONAL IDENTITY OVER OUR NATIONAL IDENTITY??
Guys when i hear the speeches made by Raj thachrey ji or Late shri Bala saheb thakrey jee, I am forced to think that leaders like those for their benefit of getting power make us fight with each other. I hailing from Patna has been living in more »
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Nitesh Kumar
Nitesh Kumar commented on the blog by Phani Kumar
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Phani Kumar - Hyderabad is 1st 4G enabled city in India
Hyderabad is the capital city of Telangana State, India. Its now only city to be 4G enabled in entire nation. This service will be enabled in phase manner by Bharti Airtel group. As of now there are 17 wi-fi spots in Hi-Tech city area where users can use upto 750MB per day. Anybody who has a wi-fi enabled phone and a valid sim card can use this service, they have to just connect to the wi-fi where in a login page will open to prompt their mobile no and OTP (one time password) would be sent to more »
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Nitesh Kumar
Nitesh Kumar and commented on the discussion by Pranjal Singh
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Pranjal Singh - Should bollywood promote porn star and foreign models ?
India is a country where we have conservative culture and we have so many hypocrites when girls wear small dresses and goes for modelling but nobody seems to care when bollywood is promoting porn star like sunny leone and crap model Veena Malik . more »
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Indranil Roy
Indranil Roy commented on the discussion
10 mins ago
Indranil Roy - West indies tour of india is a shame?
The tour of west indies in India is end in a shameful way.So,it again fire a question that is money is bigger than nation pride.by cancellation the tour of india west indies team bring a lots of shame.they could finish the odi series but they decide more »
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Subhas Roy
Subhas Roy commented on the discussion by Pranjal Singh
19 mins ago
Pranjal Singh - Does recent election results show India is voting for change or just anti incumbency ?
BJP won by landslide victory in Haryana and was single largest party in Maharashtra tripling the number of seats it has won last time while ruling party Congress in both state were 3rd which indicates India is voting against congress and voting for more »
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Krishnagaur Gaur
Krishnagaur Gaur commented on the poll by Rahul Chikoo
20 mins ago
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Krishnagaur Gaur
Krishnagaur Gaur took the poll by Rahul Chikoo
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Sunil Kumar Prajapati
Sunil Kumar Prajapati created the Poll
22 mins ago
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