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    religious in origin; among them are Chhath, Christmas, Diwali, Durga Puja, Bakr-Id, Eid ul-Fitr, Ganesh Chaturthi, Holi, Makar Sankranti or Uttarayan, Navratri, Thai Pongal, and Vaisakhi. India has three national holidays which are observed in all states and union territories: Republic Day, Independence...
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  • India
    , Sindhi, and Sanskrit; Hindustani is a popular variant of Hindi/Urdu spoken widely throughout northern India but is not an official language (2001 census) Religions: Hindu 80.5%, Muslim 13.4%, Christian 2.3%, Sikh 1.9%, other 1.8%, unspecified 0.1% (2001) National Holiday: Republic Day, January 26...
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  • History of India
    Raj Hindu reforms, Famines, Independence struggle, Gandhi This article is about the history of the Indian Subcontinent prior to the Partition of India in 1947. For the history of the modern Republic of India, see History of the Republic of India. For the histories of...
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  • Flowers Contribtion to the Indian Economy
    Horticulture Board, during 2010-11 the area under floriculture production in India was 0.190 milliion hectares with a production of 1.031 million loose flowers and 690.27 million cut flowers. Floriculture is now commercially cultivated in several states with Tamil Nadu (24%) Karnataka (20%), Andhra...
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  • Singapore
    Malaysia, and it establishment of the Republic of Singapore. It was the time of Singapore to become an independent country. So the 9th august 1965 is the national day of Singapore. The same year of September, Singapore became a member of the UN and joined the Commonwealth of Nations in October of...
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  • Road to Independence Notes
    and in 1946, there were 20,000 casualties in a 4 day clash in Calcutta. C. Pakistan was created. 1. To maintain peace, Britain decided to partition (division of Indian religions into separate nations; idea first brought up by Muslims) India. 2. North western and eastern part of India became...
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  • India
    India (i/ˈɪndiə/), officially the Republic of India (Bhārat Gaṇarājya),[c] is a country in South Asia. It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country with over 1.2 billion people, and the most populous democracy in the world. Bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south...
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  • India
    India The Republic of India is a country in Asia. It is at the center of South Asia. India has more than 1.12 billion (1,120,000,000) people, which is the second largest population in the world. It is the seventh largest country in the world by area. India has seven neighbors, Pakistan in the...
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  • Festival
    . The second type of festivals depict the religious association of the people. Third ones mark the change of season. The people celebrate their faith or seasonal change with gaiety and enthusiasm. The national festivals include Republic Day, Independence Day, Gandhi Jayanit etc. The religious...
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  • Kerala
    international tourists. The city of Kochi ranks first in the total number of international and domestic tourists in Kerala. Rājasthān, ) Known as "The land of kings", is the largest state of the Republic of Indiaby area. It is located in the northwest of India. Jaipur is the capital and the largest...
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  • India:Foreign Relations
    development of Pakistan nuclear weapons and technology. All these factors, along with the possession of nuclear weapons with both countries have direct and indirect impact on the kind of relations that India and Pakistan are going to have in the days to come. If Pakistan and India really want...
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    Bank of Ceylon’ written on them in English, Tamil and Singhalese as well as the rupee value in numbers (see picture above). Currently, approximately sixty Sri Lankan rupees equal one Canadian dollar. Government Sri Lanka has a Republic government. The government of Sri Lanka is similar to that...
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  • wings of fire
    came in the form of conferment of Padma Bhushan on the Republic Day,1981. Propitiation[edit] Section Propitiation covers the period 1981 to 1991, and contains five chapters, from chapter 10 to chapter 14. This section covers the scientist’s journey towards becoming the “Missile Man of India”. In...
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  • Blank
    , the day when India became a Republic. In the State Emblem adopted by the Government, only three lions are visible, the fourth being hidden from view. The wheel appears in relief in the centre of the abacus with a bull on the right and a horse on the left and the outlines of the other wheels on the...
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  • India as a Developing Country
    origin; among them are Diwali, Ganesh Chaturthi, Thai Pongal, Navaratri, Holi,Durga Puja, Eid ul-Fitr, Bakr-Id, Christmas, and Vaisakhi. India has three national holidays which are observed in all states and union territories: Republic Day, Independence Day, and Gandhi Jayanti. Other sets of holidays...
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  • Culture of India
    -religious society, celebrates holidays and festivals of various religions. The four national holidays in India, the Independence Day, the Republic Day, the Gandhi Jayanti, and May Day are celebrated with zeal and enthusiasm across India. In addition, many Indian states and regions have local festivals...
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  • Discovery Interview Essay
    in a big way, which are Independence Day, Republic Day, the Ghandi Jayanti, and May Day. These four holidays are celebrated publicly throughout the cities. Christmas and Good Friday are also publicly celebrated. Q6: Are the ways we dress here in America the same as in India? AV6: The women...
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  • Indiahistory
    . Second, the Vedic Period lasted from about 1500 to 500 BCE laying the foundations of Hinduism which is the early historic period, 5. with Mahajanpddas who were 16 great kingdoms stretched across indo-genetic plain from the modern day Afghanistan to Bengal. The two great epics of India, the Ramayana and...
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  • Pradeep
    ) Kerala     (D) Tamil Nadu 39.  Which of the following rock systems in India is the main source of coal deposits ?     (A) Dharwar system     (B) Gondwana system     (C) Cudappa system     (D) Vindhyan system 40.  Laterite soil is found in—     (A) Uttar Pradesh     (B) Himachal Pradesh     (C) Punjab...
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  • Silk Industry in India and China - a Comparative Business Environment Analysis
    India 14 1.9.1 National Textile Policy 14 1.9.2 Schemes for Powerloom Sector (Ministry of Textiles) 17 1.9.3 Tamil Nadu Citizens’ Charter – 2005 18 1.10 China 19 Export policy 19 1.11 India 19 1.12 China (Ministry of Commerce, People's Republic of China) 20 1.12.1 Adoption of Preferential...
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