India facts for kids india is the seventh largest country in the world wow the name 'india' comes from the historic local name for the indus river let's take a look at some facts about india there is evidence of human activity in india as long as 75000 years ago if you include hominids (which are humans and their fossil. As india's largest city, mumbai has 13 million inhabitants scientists project that by the year 2020, mumbai's population will swell to 28 million, making it the world's most populous city every day in mumbai, more than 200 trains make over 2,000 trips along 300 kilometres of track, carrying more passengers. Learn about india, discover fascinating facts, browse the gallery, watch videos and more. 1) around a 100 million years ago, india was an island 2) india's name is derived from the “indus” river 3) indus valley civilisation is the world's oldest civilisation 4) india, hence, is the world's oldest, most advanced and continuous civilisation 5) india has been the largest troop contributor to the united. See these 22 interesting facts about the taj mahal for new insight about india's famous monument learn the real history behind the taj mahal. List of interesting facts about india india is the largest democracy with 29 states, 29 chief festivals and 22 main languages more made in india facts. India facts for kids learn some interesting information about india while enjoying a range of fun facts and trivia that's perfect for kids read about the different languages spoken in india, its population, major cities, mountains, unique attractions, history and much more.
India lacks in everything except population and stupidity but in medical world there are doctors who keeps giving medicines for cold and cough and prescribe even for tb when the patient actually has lung cancer the patient never even smokednever ever ate any paan masala etc but suffered lung. India often attracts generalisations and stereotyping, but more often it defies them after all, it is an enormous and varied place with the genetic, linguistic, culinary and sartorial diversity which are usually found in a continent sam miller, a former bbc delhi correspondent who has spent more than half his. Facts & figures map of india president: pranab mukherjee (2012) prime minister: narendra modi (2014) land area: 1,147,949 sq mi (2,973,190 sq km) total area:1,269,338 sq mi (3,287,590 sq km) population (2014 est): 1,236,344,631 (growth rate: 125%) birth rate: 1989/1000 infant mortality rate: 4319/1000 life.
Learn more about the indian economy, including the population of india, gdp, corruption, trade and more data and analysis in the index of economic freedom quick facts population: 13 billion gdp (ppp): $87 trillion 73% growth 68 % 5-year compound annual growth $6,616 per capita unemployment: 35. Despite the fact that india's population has grown steadily, the fertility rate in the country is on the decline the population increase can therefore be attributed to the improvement in infrastructure and health care which has led to an increase in the average life expectancy however this average life expectancy is still well.
India's people when indian people greet each other they place their hands together and say namaste this means, i bow my head to you older people are treated with great respect in india when greeting an elder, some indians may touch their feet as a sign of respect india's people come from many backgrounds. Facts about kerala - cochin and malabar states were united to form the state of kerala on 1 nov 1956 kochi port is quick basic facts about kerala alappuzha is the smallest district by area and wayanad is smallest district by population ernakulam also became india's first bachat (savings) district facts about kerala. While cherrapunji, india, likes to advertise itself as the wettest place in the world, it is argued that a neighboring town, mawsynram, could in fact top it on average, mawsynram gets about 46735 inches of rain per year, while cherrapunji gets up 46366 inches hawaii's mount waialeale receives about 450.
Officially known as the republic of india, india is the seventh largest country of the world and also the second most populated country it is also the largest democracy of the world these are some things that everybody knows about india but there are more interesting facts about india that you probably didn't know well.
Read cnn's fast facts about kashmir, a region in the himalayan and karakoram mountain ranges india, pakistan and china all claim partial or complete ownership. Ignite your curiosity and satisfy your wanderlust with our interesting india facts learn about its abundant diversity, colorful history, and much more.
Location: 20 north, 77 east borders pakistanm and burma, arabian sea and the bay of bengal total area: 3287263 sq km, 7th largest country in the world slightly bigger than 1/3rd of usa land area: 2973193 sq km water area: 314070 sq km shares a total of : 14103 km with neighbour countries bangladesh 4053 km. Millions of travelers and volunteers flock to india every year and enjoy their stay here but how many are of the aware of the amazing facts that the history of this country preserves unravel the mystery that is india with these quick and fun facts about the country 10 fun-facts-about-india do you know some. The taj mahal is one of the most famous places in the world, but india has 31 other unesco world heritage sites within its borders the us, by comparison, has 23 testament to india's diversity, these sites include hill forts in rajasthan mountain railways in shimla, darjeeling, and the nilgiri hills the. India is facing a fresh water crisis india has just 4% of the world's fresh water — but 16% of the global population 76 million are without access to safe drinking water 21% of country's diseases are water related1 over 329, 000 children under five die due to diarrhoea in india in 20152 across india as a whole, it is.