5,000 year old ancient civilization
325 languages spoken – 1,652 dialects
18 official languages
28 states, 7 union territories
3.28 million sq. kilometers – Area
7,516 kilometers – Coastline
5600 dailies, 15000 weeklies and 20000 periodicals in 21 languages with a combined circulation of 142 million. Worlds largest democracy.
Worlds 4th largest economy.
World-class recognition in IT, bio-technology and space.
Largest English speaking nation in the world.
3rd largest standing army force, over 1.5Million strong.
2nd largest pool of scientists and engineers in the World.
India has the largest Film Industry in the world, producing over 800 movies a year The Manufacturing Industry in india
Bharat Forge has the world’s largest single-location forging facility; its clients include Honda, Toyota and Volvo amongst others. Hero Honda with 1.7M motorcycles a year is now the largest motorcycle manufacturer in the world. India is the 2nd largest tractor manufacturer in the world.
India is the 5th largest commercial vehicle manufacturer in the world. Suzuki, which makes Maruti in India has decided to make India its manufacturing, export and research hub outside Japan. Hyundai India is set to become the global small car hub for the Korean giant and will produce 25k Santros to start with. By 2010 it is set to supply half a million cars to Hyundai Korea. The prestigious UK automaker, MG Rover is marketing 100,000 Indica cars made by Tata in Europe, under its own name. Indian...