INDIA NEWS HEADLINES

Congress protests, opposition unites against suspension

Congress protests, opposition unites against suspension

2008 Mumbai attack planned, launched from Pakistan: Pakistani ex-official

2008 Mumbai attack planned, launched from Pakistan: Pakistani ex-official

Passenger train derails in MP, bogies fall into river

Passenger train derails in MP, bogies fall into river

Modi congratulates Special Olympics medal winners

Modi congratulates Special Olympics medal winners

Siddharth Mallya signs second feature film

Siddharth Mallya signs second feature film

Download Cards for Whatsapp, telegram and SMS

States of India

Arunachal Pradesh in Focus

History of Arunachal Pradesh

History of Arunachal Pradesh

Conflicting historical claims and lack of a recorded past from the tribes have made understanding the tradition and culture of this beautiful state of Arunachal...More

Arunchal Pradesh Culture

Arunchal Pradesh Culture

With 26 major tribes each having their own set of traditions and customs, Arunachal is a land of wild diversity with cultural variations...More

Arunachal Pradesh Business

Arunachal Pradesh Business

With thin population of just 13.8 lakh spread over an area of 83,743 sq. km, most of which are remote lands covered with thick forests and flowing streams...More

Arunachal Pradesh Temples

Arunachal Pradesh Temples

The land of rising sun (as dawn breaks first in this north-eastern state in India) has few temples which have historical significance and attracts thousands...More

Education In Arunachal Pradesh

Education In Arunachal Pradesh

A uniform system of education prevails in Arunachal which has a total population of just over 13 lakhs across 19 districts of total area 83,400 sq. km....More

Infrastructure in Arunachal Pradesh

Infrastructure in Arunachal Pradesh

While physical infrastructure like roads, airports and railways are critical to usher in economic growth, sparse population and dense forests with uneven...More

Traffic in Arunachal Pradesh

Traffic in Arunachal Pradesh

Due to reckless driving and steady encroachments, traffic situation in the capital complex of Itanagar is deteriorating and in need of urgent policy action....More

Arunchal Pradesh Demographics

Arunachal Pradesh Demographics

Much of Arunachal Pradesh is forested with very little populationin remote areas of the state bordering China and Myanmar...More

Arunchal Pradesh Culture

Arunchal Pradesh Geography

A mountainous state located on the foothills of eastern Himalayas at the extreme north-eastern corner of India, Arunachal shares international borders...More


Arunachal Pradesh Economy

Arunachal Pradesh Economy

Given the strategic location of Arunachal Pradesh in the north-eastern corner of India bordering China and Myanmar to the north and east respectively,...More

Industrial Scenario of Arunachal Pradesh

Industrial Scenario of Arunachal Pradesh

Gifted with hilly terrain covered with thick tropical and alpine forests, perennial rivers and wild flora and fauna, Arunachal is yet to tap its natural resources...More

Arunchal Pradesh Tourism

Arunchal Pradesh Tourism

A tourist paradise, the land of rising sun or dawn-lit mountains is full of green valleys, blue hills and white, sparkling rivers that catapult visitors....More

Arunachal Pradesh Employment

Arunachal Pradesh Employment

Providing gainful employment in a state like Arunachal is a tough challenge as it is not only industrially backward, but also most of its 13 lakh people....More

Arunachal Pradesh People Lifestyle

Arunachal Pradesh People Lifestyle

Arunachal Pradesh is predominantly a tribal state and hosts many local scheduled tribes.About two thirds of its population belongs to scheduled tribe ....More

Arunachal Pradesh Election

Arunachal Pradesh Election

There are two Lok Sabha constituencies in Arunachal Pradesh. It's both the constituencies are reserved for the Schedule Tribe, ...More

Arunachal Pradesh News

Arunachal Pradesh News

As many of our readers follow the Arunchal Pradesh news religiously, we present the latest Arunachal Pradesh news for those of you who avidly follow emerging news...More

Assam in Focus

History of Assam

History of Assam

Despite facing many invasions, strangely the land of Assam had never been a vassal or a colony to foreign powers or outside kingdoms till 1821....More

Assam Culture

Assam Culture

A cultural melting pot of different sub-sects and ethnic groups, Assamese live a hybrid lifestyle with cross-assimilation of different concepts,..More

Assam Business

Assam Business

Peace and stability of the region are key factors that weigh in the minds of the potential investors willing to start a business or set up a factory in a state....More

Assam Temples

Assam Temples

An important pilgrim centre of all faiths, Assam is known for its unique architecture in the backdrop of natural scenery which makes visiting these...More

Education In Assam

Education In Assam

The capital city Guwahati offers the best in higher education among the north-eastern states in India. In fact, the modern age of education began with the annexation...More

Infrastructure in Assam

Infrastructure in Assam

As the gateway to north-eastern India, Assam is continuously developing the infrastructure needs by creating new roads, inland waterways and other modes...More

Traffic in Assam

Traffic in Assam

Life in Guwahati is being hampered by the ever increasing traffic congestion and road mishaps hurting the people in an unexpected manner...More

Assam Culture

Assam Geography

Located in the centre of northeast India, Assam is bounded to the north by Bhutan and Arunachal Pradesh, to the east by Nagaland and Manipur,...More

Assam Economy

Assam Economy

It is a puzzling irony that Assam represents a unique example of poverty amidst plenty of natural resoures. In spite of being richly endowed with fertile soil, rivers...More

Industrial Scenario of Assam

Industrial Scenario of Assam

For decades Assam is known for its premium tea and petroleum refineries. But the fact is nearly 69% of its workforce is employed in agriculture....More

Assam Tourism

Assam Tourism

The mighty Brahmaputra River is the veritable lifeline for Assamese as their state, the gateway to northeastern India, depends much on tourism which relies on wildlife...More

Assam Employment

Assam Employment

Marred by insurgency and ethnic strife, Assam is a place where getting a secure job is a tough proposition. Employment level in Assam While the private..More

Assam People Lifestyle

Assam People Lifestyle

Most of the Assamese lead a simple, down-to-earth life with strong community bonding and attachment to centuries-old customs and practices....More

Assam Election

Assam Election

The Bharatiya Janata Party's winning spree in Assam in the Lok Sabha polls continued as the party snatched one seat from the Congress in the bypolls...More

Assam News

Assam News

As many of our readers follow the Assam news religiously, we present the latest Assam news for those of you who avidly follow emerging news from Assam...More

Telangana in Focus

History of Telangana

History of Telangana

While there are references in Sanskrit literature as far back as 1,000 BCE that 'Andhra' people were living in a region of present day Telangana,...More

Telangana Culture

Telangana Culture

In Deccan region one can witness the vibrant blend of Telugu culture existing from the times of Satavahanas (230 BCE - 220 CE) and Kakatiyas...More

Telangana Business

Telangana Business

While Hyderabad, the capital of Telangana, will continue to attract global investments for software and IT-related services, the government is concerned...More

Telangana Temples

Telangana Temples

Pilgrims cannot afford to miss Telangana in their circuits as the state houses ancient temples across its 10 districts narrating the many facets of ancient kingdoms...More

Education In Telangana

Education In Telangana

Education and health are critical social sectors which need active intervention by the government to steer human capital for economic development of the state....More

Infrastructure in Telangana

Infrastructure in Telangana

A fast growing state like Telangana is in urgent need of infrastructure upgrades like well-connected roads, railways and airports, besides round-the-clock power...More

Traffic in Telangana

Traffic in Telangana

Constant migration of people to Hyderabad in search of jobs and livelihood has led to explosion of vehicles on city roads which despite the construction of flyovers...More

Telangana Map

Telangana Map

Map of Telangana: This map shows the District Outline Map of Telangana, but in case this Map of Telangana India..More

Telangana Geography

Telangana Geography

Situated on the Deccan plateau, Telangana state occupies 1.14 lakh sq km on the central stretch of the eastern seaboard of the Indian peninsula...More


Telangana Economy

Telangana Economy

In tune with with the new objective of reinventing Telangana by adopting a vision of "progress with distributive justice" and taking into account...More

Industrial Scenario of Telangana

Industrial Scenario of Telangana

At the core of the new industrial policy unveiled in June 2015 by Chief Minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao to a large gathering of top corporates and business houses....More

Telangana Tourism

Telangana Tourism

In order to reinvent Telangana as an important socio-cultural landscape, tourism is given much emphasis for it has the potential to expose the cultural heritage....More

Telangana Employment

Telangana Employment

The new government led by chief minister K. Chandrasekhar Rao has laid emphasis on rapid industrialisation to improve economic growth which will lead....More

Telangana People Lifestyle

Telangana People Lifestyle

One year after the formation of Telangana as the 29th state of Indian union on June 2, 2014, there is a mixed feelings among residents of Hyderabad along ...More

Telangana Election

Telangana Election

It was a dream come true for Telangana Rashtra Samiti (TRS) and its founder president K. Chandrasekhara Rao whose party won a landslide victory in April 2014 assembly polls...More

Telangana News

Telangana News

As many of our readers follow the Telangana news religiously, we present the latest Telangana news for those of you who avidly follow emerging news...More

Tamil Nadu in Focus

History of Tamil Nadu

History of Tamil Nadu

South India was the fiefdom of three major dynasties during the Sangam era (350 B.C. – 300 A.D.) The Cholas (Chennai, northern TN), Pandyas (South-central districts...More

Tamilnadu Culture

Tamilnadu Culture

A distinct ethnic group with a history dating back to Sangam era (from 400-300 B.C.E to 300 CE), Tamils are either Saivites..More

Tamil Nadu Business

Tamil Nadu Business

A host of incentives and subsidies including tax exemptions are being offered to investors coming to Tamil Nadu with the intention of starting a factory cum business....More

Tamil Nadu Temples

Tamil Nadu Temples

Hindu pantheism and its rich cultural elements are best showcased in the temples with its architectural splendor invoking an ancient heritage....More

Education In Tamil Nadu

Education In Tamil Nadu

A literacy rate of 80% and 100% enrollment ratio in primary schools, the primary education has given its full intended benefit to children of the state....More

Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu

Infrastructure in Tamil Nadu

While the services and industry sectors contribute 65% and 30% respectively to the GSDP $80 billion for 2013-14 of the state, the key to notch up steady growth...More

Traffic in Tamil Nadu

Traffic in Tamil Nadu

For daily commuters in Chennai, two main topics are of importance to them – city traffic and weather – as they directly affect their lifestyle with...More

Tamilnadu Flood Pictures

Tamilnadu Flood Pictures

Here are some Pictures of the Floods that swept accross Tamil Nadu. This Photo Gallery of the Tamil Nadu Floods has been put together...More

Tamilnadu Culture

Tamilnadu Geography

With a land area of 1,30,058 sq km and a long coastline along the Bay of Bengal in the east, the towering Western Ghats forming..More


Tamil Nadu Economy

Tamil Nadu Economy

From being an agrarian society to a hub for a range of manufacturing and services attracting capital and skilled workforce,TN has...More

Industrial Scenario of Tamil Nadu

Industrial Scenario of Tamil Nadu

Ever since liberalisation began to unshackle the closed business environment that was mired in red-tape and bureaucratic hassles,...More

Tamilnadu Tourism

Tamilnadu Tourism

A multi-dimensional tourist paradise, the state boasts of year-long attractions for both domestic and foreign visitors....More

Tamil Nadu Employment

Tamil Nadu Employment

Despite being an industrialised state, there is clamour for government jobs and the life-long security it offers for those with minimum qualification...More

Tamil Nadu People Lifestyle

Tamil Nadu People Lifestyle

Tamils are said to be religious and observe rituals and sacred performances on festivals that are celebrated with pomp and grander throughout the year....More

Tamil Nadu Election

Tamil Nadu Election

Dravidian parties hold sway in elections to Tamil Nadu, both for the assembly polls and to Lok Sabha seats in Parliament ever since the DMK stormed to Fort St George,...More

Tamil Nadu News

Tamil Nadu News

As many of our readers follow the Tamil nadu news religiously, we present the latest Tamil nadu news for those of you who avidly follow emerging news...More

Bihar in Focus

History of Bihar

History of Bihar

A centre of power, learning and deep-seated culture, Magadha kingdom covering the region of south-west Bihar towered over other empires for well over 1,000 years....More

Bihar Culture

Bihar Culture

Rich in diversity, Bihari culture is a neat mosaic of three major religions - Hinduism, Buddhism and Jainism - that had defined its literature, arts and crafts..More

Bihar Business

Bihar Business

One of the largest producers of fruits and vegetables, Bihar is most suitable for investment in food processing units. Given the cheap availability of labour ...More

Bihar Temples

Bihar Temples

A kaleidoscope of religious temples, monuments, stupas, gurudwaras, mausoleums and churches reflect the harmony that exists between followers of Hinduism...More

Education In Bihar

Education In Bihar

Home to one of the earliest universities in the world - Nalanda (500 A.D.) and Vikramshila (800-900 A.D.) - Bihar, however, lagged behind in higher education...More

Infrastructure in Bihar

Infrastructure in Bihar

Road network consisting of national highways and district roads plays a critical role in the economic progress of Bihar. The total road length was 2.26 lakh km...More

Traffic in Bihar

Traffic in Bihar

Due to constant migration from rural areas and real estate activity taking up posh areas for construction in Patna, vehicular movement has to put up with reduced space...More

Bihar Flood Pictures

Bihar Flood Pictures

Here are some Pictures of the Floods that swept accross Bihar. This Photo Gallery of the Bihar Floods has been put together...More

Bihar Culture

Bihar Geography

One of the most fertile lands in the world, the state is divided into two unequal half by the mighty Ganges river flowing from the west to the east - north and south Bihar ..More


Bihar Economy

Bihar Economy

Now the entire country is looking at Bihar with due respect and a degree of acceptability in the competitiveness race that is on among states vying for foreign capital..More

Industrial Scenario of Bihar

Industrial Scenario of Bihar

Owing to very limited manufacturing base and lack of entrepreneurship culture, Bihar remains a backward state in terms of industrial progress...More

Bihar Tourism

Bihar Tourism

Deeply intertwined with the life and teachings of Gautama Buddha, Bihar is resplendent with stupas, monasteries, heritage monuments and places of civilisation...More

Bihar Employment

Bihar Employment

Most of the youths migrate to other states for higher studies and employment as the state lags far behind in attracting investment for setting up..More

Bihar People Lifestyle

Bihar People Lifestyle

Ever since, the current dispensation of JD (U) alliance led by Chief Minister Nitish Kumar took charge of the administration after a thumping win in 2005...More

Bihar Election

Bihar Election

Bihar is one of the major political centres in India. There are 40 parliamentary and 243 assembly constituencies in Bihar....More

Bihar News

Bihar News

As many of our readers follow the Bihar news religiously, we present the latest Bihar news for those of you who avidly follow emerging news...More

India fact file
Area 3,287,590 km²
Prime Minister Narendra Modi
President Pranab Mukherjee
Population 1,267,401,849 as of July 1 2014
Major Religions Hinduism, Isalm, Christianity, Buddhism, Sikkism, Jainism
Economy Lower middle income category; Fastest growing economy expected to clock 7.5% in fiscal 2016: World Bank Report, GDP Size = $2.067 trillion (Nominal, April 2015)
Per Capita Income Rs.88,533 (2014-15)
Currency Indian rupee (INR) (₹) = 100 Paise
1 US Dollar = 63.60 Indian Rupee
1 British Pound = 98.99 Indian Rupee
Industry India is tenth in the world in factory output. Manufacturing sector in addition to mining, quarrying, electricity and gas together account for 27.6% of the GDP and employ 17% of the total workforce
Government type Secular, democratic republic. Westminster model of governance
Military strength Third biggest army troops with 1.3 million personnel excluding the reserve force of 1.2 million. Imports most of the high-tech weapons

Bihar Assembly Election 2015 Constituencies

India Opinion Poll
Do you think the Congress is responsible for the disruption of Parliament in the current session?
Yes
No
Can't Say
New on This is my India
Photo Gallery
Indian Filmy News