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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Chhota Rajan
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Modi, Kejriwal, Arundhati Roy among Time's 100 influential people
Washington: Bharatiya Janata Party's prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi and Aam Aadmi Party leader Arvind Kejriwal have made it to Time 100 list of the world's most influential people along with Indian novelist Arundhati Roy. While Modi f more »
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Saurabh Aggarwal
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Sanju Spb commented on the blog by Jagirdaar Vack
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Jagirdaar Vack - Nokia to run Chennai plant for now as Microsoft concludes deal
Finnish handset maker Nokia will not transfer its Chennai plant, which has become the focal point of two tax disputes, to Microsoft on Friday.On Friday, April 25, Microsoft will finish acquiring Nokia’s mobile unit. Nokia will now continue to make products for Microsoft as part of a service agreement and will operate the Chennai plant for the U.S software giant for a certain period of time, according to a company spokesperson.“We approached the union yesterday and informed them that a ser more »
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Jagirdaar Vack
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Dons of India
 Rajendra Sadashiv Nikalje alias Chhota Rajan, the underworld gangster who was critically ill and was shifted in the Intensive Cardiac Care Unit (ICCU) of a Singapore hospital two days ago might have succumbed to the multi-organ failure. Sources more »
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