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India is the second most populous and 7th largest country in the world, located in Southern Asia. India is governed as a federal republic and it is the largest democracy of the world. It is a member of the Commonwealth and the United Nations.
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Location: Southern
Language: Hindi, English
Capital: New Delhi
Government: Federal Republic
Population: 1.1 billion
Currency: Rupee (INR)
Time zone: GMT+5.5
Phone code: +91
Internet TLD: .in

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Major Cities
Mumbai 12.9 million
Delhi 11.2 million
Bangalore 5.1 million
Kolkata 4.6 million
Chennai 4.3 million
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India Travel & Tourist Guide
India is an extremely diverse country with a huge variety of things to do and see including the Himalaya in the north and sea beach resorts in the south. The historic remains, vast cultural heritage and the fine Indian cuisine will impress the visitors.

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India Transportation
The busiest airport in India is Mumbai and all major cities are served by domestic and international airports. The large distances make air travel the fastest way to reach distant destinations. India has one of the largest rail networks in the world. There are local and long distance bus lines as well. India has an extensive road and motorway network including some toll roads. Vehicles drive on the left side of the road.

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History of India
India is one of the world's oldest civilizations. The fragmented stetes saw several military conflicts and foreign invasions during the centuries. By the early 19th century the whole Indian subcontinent came under British control. As the result of the independence movement India became an independent state in 1947. Major economic reforms were introduced in the last decades that created a fast economic growth in India.

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