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Mumbai, India Overview

Mumbai, India Overview

According to abbreviationfinder, Mumbai [Marathi, = after local Hindu goddess Mumba Ai mother Mumba] to 1997 Bombay [ b ɔ mbe ɪ; in Portuguese bom baía »beautiful bay«], capital of the state of Maharashtra, largest city (before Kolkata) and most important port in India, financial and economic metropolis of the country, (2011) 18.4 million residents (metropolitan area). The core of Mumbai lies off the west coast on the flat, former island of Bombay (which has grown together with six more…

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Typical India

Typical India

What is actually typical for India? This video shows you some things that are typical of India. India is a very diverse country as you will see. Opposites Not only poor people live in India, but also some rich people. Some of the richest people in the world are Indian. And the Indian economy is growing. There are many modern companies that are very successful. Those who work in such a company earn enough money to be able to afford…

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India Wildlife and Economy

India Wildlife and Economy

Animals and Plants There’s something going on in India! India is a diverse country and so are the flora and fauna in India. Due to the different landscape and climatic zones, many animal species also live on the Indian subcontinent. 350 species of mammals, 1,300 birds, 400 reptiles – and more than 2,000 fish species were counted there. 10 percent of all mammals, 15 percent of all bird species and almost 10 percent of reptile species live in India. National…

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India Guide

India Guide

Country data Location: South Asia Time zone: CET + 4.5 (during summer time: CET + 3.5) Total area: 3,287,263 km² Land area: 2,973,193 km² Water area: 314,070 km² Length of the state border: 13,888 km Bordering countries: Bangladesh: 4,142 km Bhutan: 659 km China: 2,659 km Myanmar: 1,468 km Nepal: 1,770 km Pakistan: 3,190 km Coastline: 7,000 km Capital: New Delhi States: 36 Andaman and Nicobar Islands, Andhra Pradesh, Arunachal Pradesh, Assam, Bihar, Chandigarh, Chhattisgarh, Dadra and Nagar Haveli, Daman…

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