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  States in India, Information about States in India, Profiles About India States
India is a country with a rich and varied cultural heritage and is presumably one of the oldest civilizations in the world.
India is a union of twenty-eight states and seven federally-governed union territories.
All states, the National Capital Territory of Delhi and the union territory of Pondicherry have elected governments.
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 States of India, Information about India, States in India,
India is the land of 28 States, 6 Union Territories and 1 National Capital Territory - New Delhi that portrays Unity in Diversity with vibrant cultural heritage and spiritual mysticism.
Indian States are a land of breathtaking extremes, diverse multitude of cultures, languages, religious, dress, cuisine, fairs and festivals that make India one of the most favored destinations with distinctive flavor varying dramatically from region to region and state to state for tourists across the world.
So, get you down to Indian States in a journey through the fascinating lanes of the country which reflect all the elements that go on to shape this splendid land as wonderful destination of the world.
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  States Travel in India,Travel to Indian States,Indian States Travel,Travelling in Indian States
The state shares its boundary with Pakistan on the west, Gujarat on the southwest, Madhya Pradesh on the southeast, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana on the northeast and Punjab on the north.
It is surrounded by Tamil Nadu and Karnataka on its east and northeast and to its west and south lie the Lakshdweep and the Maldives islands of the India Ocean.
The state shares its boundary with China on the north, Nepal on the east and with the state of Himachal Pradesh on the west and Uttar Pradesh on the south.
www.indiantravelinfo.com /states-travel-guide.html   (467 words)

  
 States of India,India States, India Tourism, States of India, Indian States,India States and Union Territories ...
Travel to India is achieving new targets with time due to the picturesque and beautiful tourist destinations, hill stations and pilgrimages present within the States of India.
The state has remained a hot bed of activity throughout in the history, be it rise and fall of major empires or propagation of Buddhism by Gautam Buddha.
Ladakh - The Cradle of Buddhism, the land of jagged peaks and barren landscape is alluring and awe-inspiring.
www.capertravelindia.com /india/states-of-india.html   (1070 words)

  
  India Information, Indian States and Union Territories Information, Indian Cities, India City Guide, Population, India ...
India is the second most populous country in the world, with a population of over one billion, and is the seventh largest country by geographical area.
Geographically, South India is a vast triangular peninsula, bounded on the west by the Arabian Sea, and on the east by the Bay of Bengal.
The dominant features of south India are the tropical climate less harsh than the northern States, lush green tropical vegetation in the coastal areas and the architecture, culture, languages and lifestyle which had remained essentially Dravidian at the core in spite of repeated exposures to alien influences.
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  India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
India is referred to as the largest democracy in the world, by virtue of the fact that it has the largest electing population among democratic countries.
India's climate is strongly influenced by the Himalayas and the Thar Desert.
India is the second fastest growing major economy in the world, with a GDP growth rate of 9.1%, as of the first quarter of 2006.
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 States and territories of India - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
British India, which included all of modern-day India, Pakistan, and Bangladesh, but not Bhutan, Ceylon, Nepal or Sikkim, was made up of two types of territorial divisions, provinces and princely states.
Bombay State was split into the linguistic states of Gujarat and Maharashtra on May 1, 1960 by the Bombay Reorganisation Act.
The Kingdom of Sikkim was annexed to India as a state in 1975.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/States_and_territories_of_India   (356 words)

  
 Indian States | States In India   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
India is one of the oldest civilizations with a kaleidoscopic variety and rich heritage.
India is a spiritual land, a land where the religion and philosophy have attained their cultivating points.
India is a country with a rich and varied cultural heritage and is presumably one of the oldest civilizations in the world.
indiafocus.indiainfo.com /regional/states/index.html   (214 words)

  
 India Native States of - Search Results - MSN Encarta
India, Native States of, former semi-autonomous Indian states of the British Empire.
The division of the subcontinent caused tremendous dislocations of populations.
Photographers who travelled the world to bring back records of far lands and their cultures were regularly intrigued by the various peoples they...
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 India, China, and the United States: A Delicate Balance - Council on Foreign Relations
India's leaders have dismissed suggestions their country should be part of any U.S. containment strategy toward China and have cited the importance of booming economic ties with China.
India accounts for nearly 80 percent of South Asian economic activity and is a critical gateway to the region's economy.
India is wary of China's longstanding relationship with its rival Pakistan, including Chinese assistance for Pakistan's nuclear weapons program and China's role in a project to upgrade a Pakistani deep-sea port at Gwadar.
www.cfr.org /publication/9962/india_china_and_the_united_states.html   (1636 words)

  
 1Up India > India > States & Union Territories > States and Union Territories of India
Assam, the land of hills and valleys, the land of the mighty river Brahmaputra, the land of Mother Goddess Kamakhya, lies in the northeastern corner of India.
The large state of Madhya Pradesh is the geographical heartland of India.
Sikkim state being a part of inner mountain ranges of Himalayas, is hilly having varied elevation ranging from 300 to 8540 meters.
www.1upindia.com /states   (958 words)

  
 India (12/06)
India is continuing to move forward with market-oriented economic reforms that began in 1991.
India maintains that the entire former princely state is an integral part of the Indian union, while Pakistan insists upon the implementation of UN resolutions calling for self-determination for the people of the state.
India and China are building on growing economic ties to improve other aspects of their relationship such as counter-terrorism, energy, and trade.
www.state.gov /r/pa/ei/bgn/3454.htm   (6607 words)

  
 The India Imperative | India Defence
India's economic punch, its increasing geopolitical reach and its vibrant democratic institutions all demand that it be at the head table.
Both India and the United States need high and sustained rates of economic growth in order to reach their domestic goals and promote their vital national interests, so the prospects for the rapid expansion of U.S.-Indian trade are bright.
India is a democracy of more than one billion people--and there are not many of those in that part of the world.
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 Lack of success in states cost Muslim League dearly -DAWN - The Review; December 30, 2006
The states themselves were anxious for new means of communication, industrial and commercial developments were already breaking their protective isolation from the rest of India.
In the first session of All India States' Muslim League held in 1940 Bahadur Yar Jang was elected its president, a constitution was approved with a Working Committee and Council appointed by the President.
The states became part of India and the demands for the separate elections etc. were given a fatal blow with dire results for the Muslims of these states.
www.dawn.com /events/pml/review21.htm   (1615 words)

  
 Disparities in Inequality - Women in the different states of India
On the contrary, it is the prosperous states of Haryana and Punjab that are among the worst with adult sex ratios of 869 and 886 respectively compared to the national figure of 934 females per 1000 males in 2001.
States where poverty levels are high - such as Orissa, Bihar, Jharkhand, Madhya Pradesh, Uttar Pradesh and Arunachal Pradesh -give less importance to education, especially in the case of females.
The representative quota was not achieved in the states of Uttar Pradesh, Gujarat, Assam, Tamilnadu, Rajasthan and Haryana, and the explanations vary from state to state.
www.indiatogether.org /2003/mar/wom-states.htm   (1215 words)

  
 ICL - India Index
India is a federal democratic republic of 25 states and seven Union Territories.
Each state is administered by a Governor appointed by the President while each Union Territory is administered by the President through a Minister.
The remaining 238 seats are to be filled in by the persons to be elected by the legislative assemblies of their respective states in staggered re-elections of one-third every second year.
www.servat.unibe.ch /law/icl/in__indx.html   (510 words)

  
 Political Map Of India, India Country Map, India Detailed Map, Interactive India Map
India is one of the oldest civilizations in the world with a kaleidoscopic variety and rich cultural heritage.
Spread in the area of 3.28 million sq kms, it comprises of 28 states such as Punjab, Maharashtra, Haryana, Goa etc. and seven union territories with a parliamentary form of government.
Rajasthan : Rajasthan, the northwestern state of India is a land of majestic forts, opulent palaces, picturesque lakes, shimmering deserts, exotic wild life and colorful bazaars.
www.mapsofindia.com /maps/india/india-political-map.htm   (454 words)

  
 India Today States [Punjab: The Flying Sikh]
Badal just loves fitting about in the state chopper, even if it means blowing public funds on political and personal trips.
And the state's Secretary, civil aviation, Y.S. Ratra, says his department can do little in the matter: "We are maintaining a manifest of every VIP flight.
Appended to the letter is a five-page note by the state police chief, which, apart from quoting mundane intelligence reports, talks about a Pakistan-based militant group having despatched suicide squads to assassinate Badal.
www.india-today.com /itoday/12011998/punjab.html   (1341 words)

  
 INDAX - A comprehensive guide to India
When the British were in India, parents used to spend the hottest month of the year up in these hill stations, and their children would live up here most of the year away from their parents, studying at the International schools that were set up in these hill stations.
Through India's history, when the lower parts of the country were invaded by people from outside the area the tribals moved up into the hills and carried on there with their traditional lifestyle, living off the land and moving from place to place amongst the forested hills.
Assam used to be a much larger state but in the last 50 years parts of it were split off to form the surrounding states because the tribal peoples in those various areas wanted their own states.
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 States and Union Territories
Arunachal Pradesh is a state in the northeast of India.
It stretches from the ridge of the eastern Himalaya to the foothills bordering the Brahmaputra River.
Arunachal Pradesh became a Union Territory in 1972, and a state in 1987.
www.indiansaga.com /others/arunachal_states.html   (417 words)

  
 Native States of India - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
India, Native States of, former semiautonomous Indian states of the British Empire.
Rāmpur, city in northern India, in northern Uttar Pradesh, formerly the capital of the Rohilla native state.
Gond, aboriginal tribe of Dravidian origin, inhabiting the hill country of India, in Madhya Pradesh State.
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 States in India,India State Guide,Traveling in India,States of India,Indian States Guide
States in Himalayan Region: Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh, Uttranchal
India is an old, ancient land crowded with the history of its vibrant people.
Its a land of diverse cultures: In the north is the long-limbed, fair skinned Kashmiri, brothers but only in appearance to other people in the northern hills.
www.indiantravelportal.com /states   (168 words)

  
 S. Stanley: Will India Accept Federation? (February 1939)
THE RETURN of Lord Linlithgow, viceroy of India, from the council rooms of Chamberlain has made it clear that the masters of India are prepared to shortly put into effect their Federation scheme.
The Times of India, organ of English imperialism, bluntly states that all but minor preparations have been made to enforce this new device by means of which the British raj is to be strengthened and furthered.
Accession of the states is voluntary; that of the provinces compulsory.
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 India, Indian States, India States, Indian hotels, Indian News and Indian Tourism, India Travel
India, Indian States, India States, Indian hotels, Indian News and Indian Tourism, India Travel
India, India News, India Tourism, Indian Hotels - www.indias.com
Indian News, India News, Indian Newspapers - www.indiasnews.com
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 Opinions @ IndiaWorld on the Net
The Catholic Bishops Conference of India is the highest body engaged in attempts to coordinate the work of different Catholic churches in India and to engage in dialogue with other religions.
"Its purpose," the Catholic Directory of India states, "is to facilitate common action of the Hierarchy in matters that affect or are liable to affect the common interests of the Catholic Church in India [...]".
The point is brought our better by the texts themselves than by any commentary that I could set out, and the texts are such an education, and in one case so electrifying a thing to read that it is best to read them in full.
www.india-world.net /op-ed/shourie1.htm   (1317 words)

  
 India States
India in 1900 was a hodge-podge of British provinces under the direct sovereignty of the British crown, and small states ruled by Indian princes under British hegemony.
Jammu and Kashmir is occupied partly by India and partly by Pakistan.
The divisions of India were classified as follows: nine Part A states, formerly governors' provinces; eight Part B states, formerly native states or groups of states; ten Part C states, formerly chief commissioners' provinces; and two Part D territories.
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 INDIA   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-28)
India's frontier, bordered by six countries, is 9,425 miles (15,168 kilometres) long, of which 3,533 miles (5,686 kilometres) is coastline.
Neighbouring countries of particular concern to India are Pakistan to the northwest and China to the north, both of which have intractable border disputes with India, and Bangladesh, which is surrounded on three sides by Indian territory.
India’s GDP is merely a fraction of that of the world’s.
www.faculty.fairfield.edu /faculty/hodgson/Courses/so191/Projects2/Jess/INDIA.html   (3805 words)

  
 Heritage and Arts of India, Tours Guide, India Arts and Crafts, Culture and Art of India, Indian Cultural Tours,
India had numerous trade links with the outside world and Indian textiles were popular in the ancient world.
India offers a wide range of floor coverings that have evolved over the centuries to suit a variety of tastes, climates and budgets.
In the mountainous regions of India, from Ladakh through Darjeeling in West Bengal and Sikkim to Manipur, carpets are made of pure wool in glowing colours.
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 Indian States, Indian States Travel, Indian States Tourism India
Ethnic variance and diverse cultural spectra of the states of India indeed leave everyone bedazzled.
Jammu and Kashmir is the most beautiful state of India with majestic mountains and exotic lakes.
This enticing state of India is a rich amalgam of past and present.
www.indiatravelog.com /indian-states   (461 words)

  
 India Flag
India stick flag 4 inch x 6 inch, mounted on a 10 inch plastic stick.
India stick flag 12 x 18 inch, mounted on a 24 inch wooden stick.
The India flag lapel pin is a great way to show your support for your country.
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 States of India - Chattisgarh, Travel Chattisgarh, Tours Chattisgarh, Visit Chattisgarh
It is bounded by Andhra Pradesh on the south, Orissa on the east, Maharastra on the south west and Jharkhand state on north west.
Carved out of the state of Madhya Pradesh, the state of Chattisgarh is the 27th state of India.
There is a good internal road network in the state connecting all the major parts with the state capital.
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