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Modi does not have DU degree, alleges Kejriwal

Modi does not have DU degree, alleges Kejriwal

Polling begins in last phase of Bengal elections

Polling begins in last phase of Bengal elections

Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha accepted

Vijay Mallya's resignation from Rajya Sabha accepted

KKR edge past Kings XI by seven runs

KKR edge past Kings XI by seven runs

Today Match May 05: Delhi Vs Pune

I don't cast actors because of their stardom, says Ram Gopal Varma

I don't cast actors because of their stardom, says Ram Gopal Varma

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 = 67.06 Indian Rupee
1 British Pound = 95.22 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

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States of India

West Bengal in Focus

History of West Bengal

History of West Bengal

Stone Age tools dating back 20,000 years have been excavated in West Bengal. The region was a part of the Vanga kingdom according to the epic Mahabharata....More


West Bengal Culture

West Bengal Culture

The people of the state share their cultural heritage with Bangladesh. Different traditions of the state are based on the Bengali folklore, Hindu epics and Puranas...More


West Bengal Business

West Bengal Business

Ever since Mamata Banerjee took over the reins of West Bengal from the Communist rule, the state is looking up in terms of attracting capital with progressive reforms...More


Education In West Bengal

Education In West Bengal

The city of Kolkata has played a major role in the development of modern education system in the country. So many schools and colleges were established by the missionaries long ago...More


Infrastructure of West Bengal

Infrastructure of West Bengal

West Bengal being a hilly terrain, it requires such an infrastructural set up which provides physical accessibility to all parts of the state. ..More


Traffic in West Bengal

Traffic in West Bengal

Political rallies, bandhs and Left Front sponsored shutdowns paralyse normal life in Kolkata on a regular basis. Despite the presence of a multi-modal transport system, traffic jam...More


West Bengal Current Scenario

West Bengal Current Scenario

Trinamool Congress chief and CM Mamata Banerjee is spearheading a new political ethos in West Bengal with focus on transparency, economic growth and social cohesiveness....More


West Bengal Election

West Bengal Election

West Bengal Assembly elections are very close. Please following our news updates relating to the West Bengal polls. With the new round of elections in West Bengal,...More


West Bengal Geography

West Bengal Geography

Mayurakshi, Damodar, Kangsbati, Teesta, Torsha, Jaldhaka, Mahananda, Subarnarekha and Rupnarayan and Bhagirathi are some of the rivers in the state....More



West Bengal Economy

West Bengal Economy

The gateway to eastern India, the state of West Bengal is India's sixth largest economy. West Bengal has recorded a gross state domestic product(GSDP)of $132.86 billion in 2014-15....More


Industrial Scenario of West Bengal

Industrial Scenario of West Bengal

West Bengal, the sixth largest economy in India, had a gross state domestic product (GSDP) of $132.86 billion in 2014-15. Known for its cultural grandeur and colonial legacy...More


West Bengal Tourism

West Bengal Tourism

Important tourist centers are Kolkata, Digha (Midnapore), Bakkhali Sea Resort, Sagar Island and Sundarbans (South 24 Parganas), Bandel, Tarakeswar, Kamarpukar...More


West Bengal Employment

West Bengal Employment

Creating jobs for lakhs of educated Bengali youth is a tough task for the Mamata government which is trying hard to attract investments and industries..More


West Bengal People Lifestyle

West Bengal People Lifestyle

Among the major metros in India, the city of Kolkata offers comfortable living standards that are unmatched anywhere else in the country. West Bengal capital..More


West Bengal News

West Bengal News

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


Kerala in Focus

History of Kerala

History of Kerala

The term ancient period here refers to the period before the Christian era. The history of Kerala can be traced back to as early as 4000 B.C. Around this period,...More


Kerala Culture

Kerala Culture

Kerala is famous for its art, poets and musicians, its traditional dance forms, and its distinctive architecture. Craft workers in Kerala continue...More


Kerala Business

Kerala Business

Kerala is the world leader in human development indices having attained enviable progress in all social sectors like health, education and family welfare...More


Kerala Temples

Kerala Temples

God's own country is replete with temples and pilgrimage centres, each of which has a legend or an anecdote connected to its origin....More


Education In Kerala

Education In Kerala

The state has some of the premier educational institutes like Cochin University of Science and Techology (Cochin), Indian Institute of Management (Kozhikode),..More


Infrastructure of Kerala

Infrastructure of Kerala

In a major fillip to the infrastructure sector, the Kerala government is preparing a Master Plan 2030 with a budget outlay of Rs 2,000 crore for various projects in 2015-16....More


Traffic in Kerala

Traffic in Kerala

Road accidents due to rash driving and violation of traffic norms have become a big worry to daily commuters in Kerala. Both Cochin (the commercial hub...More


Kerala Election

Kerala Election

The draft list of Congress candidates for the assembly polls would be ready on coming...More


Kerala Geography

Kerala Geography

Kerala lies between north latitudes 8.17'.30" N and 12. 47'.40" N and east longitudes of .27'47" E and 77.37'.12" E. Periyar, Bharatapuzha, Nila, Pamba,....More



Kerala Economy

Kerala Economy

Kerala economy is dominated by the service industry. Its per capita GDP is more than several other states in the country. Human Development Index of the state....More


Industrial Scenario of Kerala

Industrial Scenario of Kerala

Towering achievements in the human development indices are not matched with industrial progress whose potential yet to be fully tapped by local entrepreneurs....More


Kerala Tourism

Kerala Tourism

Many tourists travel across the world to India only for the green and soothing destination called Kerala. With undisturbed beauty of green and moist foliage...More


Kerala Employment

Kerala Employment

With the state unable to provide jobs and the private sector not willing to invest in a big way, the educated Keralites have no alternative but move out to other...More


Kerala People Lifestyle

Kerala People Lifestyle

Keralites are extremely simple and warm hearted. As they are constrained by limited space and the need to protect their unique eco-system, most of the educated...More


Kerala News

Kerala News

As many of our readers follow the Kerala news religiously, we present the latest Kerala 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

His party wants him to be the "king" and not the "kingmaker" in Tamil Nadu, DMDK founder A.Vijaykant lost his position as the leader of opposition....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


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


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