Indian peninsula
The Indian subcontinent or the subcontinent is the southern region of Asia, mostly situated on the Indian Plate and projecting southwards into the Indian Ocean. Definitions of the extent of the Indian...
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South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation
The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is an economic and geopolitical organisation of eight countries that are primarily located in South Asia....
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South Asian Economic Union
The South Asian Free Trade Area (SAFTA) is an agreement reached on 6 January 2004 at the 12th SAARC summit in Islamabad, Pakistan. It created a free trade area of 1.6 billion people in Afghanistan,...
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Geography of India
This video was taken by the crew of Expedition 29 on board the ISS on a pass from western Europe to Central India.The Geography of India describes the geographic features of India, a country in Sout...
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Geography of Pakistan
The geography of Pakistan (Urdu: جغرافیۂ پاکِستان‎) is a profound blend of landscapes varying from plains to deserts, forests, hills, and plateaus ranging from the coastal areas of the Arabi...
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Geography of Bangladesh
Bangladesh is a low-lying, riverine country located in South Asia with a largely marshy jungle coastline of 710 km (441 mi) on the northern littoral of the Bay of Bengal. Formed by a delta p...
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Geography of Bhutan
The Kingdom of Bhutan is a sovereign nation, located towards the eastern extreme of the Himalayas mountain range. It is fairly evenly sandwiched between the sovereign territory of two nations: first, ...
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Geography of Sri Lanka
The main island of Sri Lanka, formerly called Ceylon, is an island in the Indian Ocean belongs to Sri Lanka, located in Southern Asia, southeast of India, in a strategic location near major Indian Oce...
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Geography of Nepal
Nepal measures about 800 kilometers (497 mi) along its Himalayan axis by 150 to 250 kilometers (93 to 155 mi) across. With 147,181 square kilometers (56,827 sq mi) it slightly outr...
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History of South Asia
The term South Asia refers to the contemporary political entities of the Indian subcontinent and associated islands. These are the states of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Afghanistan, Bhutan, an...
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South Asian ethnic groups
The ethno-linguistic composition of the population of South Asia, that is the nations of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Maldives and Sri Lanka is highly diverse. The majority of the popul...
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Languages of South Asia
South Asia is home to several hundred languages. Most languages spoken in India belong either to the Indo-European (ca. 74%), the Dravidian (ca. 24%), the Austroasiatic (Munda) (ca. 1.2%), or the Ti...
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Religion in Bangladesh
Islam is the largest Religion of Bangladesh; Muslims constitute 90.4% of the population, followed by Hindus, who constitute 8.2%, and Buddhists, Christians, those who practice other religions and thos...
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Religion in Bhutan
Approximately 70 percent of the population follow either the Drukpa Lineage of the Kagyu school or the Nyingma school of Tibetan Buddhism. The remaining 30 percent practice Hinduism or follow other sc...
Religion in India
Religion in India is characterized by a diversity of religious beliefs and practices. India is the birthplace of four of the world's major religions; namely Hinduism, Buddhism, Jainism and Sikhism. T...
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Religion in Nepal
Nepal is a secular state. Prior to the movement for democracy in early 2006 and the sacking of King Gyanendra, the country was officially a Hindu state.
According to the 2011 census, 84.2% of the ...
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Religion in Pakistan
The state religion in Pakistan is Islam, which is practiced by about 95-98% of the 195,343,000 people of the nation. The remaining 2-5% practice Christianity, Hinduism and other religions. Muslims are...
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Religion in Sri Lanka
Sri Lanka's population practices a variety of religions. As of the 2011 census 70.2% of Sri Lankans were Theravada Buddhists, 12.6% were Shaivite Hindus, 9.7% were Muslims and 7.4% Christians (6.1% R...
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Y-DNA haplogroups in South Asian populations
Listed here are notable groups and populations from South Asia by human Y-chromosome DNA haplogroups based on relevant studies. The samples are taken from individuals identified with linguistic design...
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Economy of Bangladesh
The Economy of Bangladesh is a rapidly developing and the country is classified as a Next Eleven emerging market and one of the Frontier Five. According to a recent opinion poll, Bangladesh has the se...
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Economy of India
The Economy of India is the tenth-largest in the world by nominal GDP and the third-largest by purchasing power parity (PPP). The country is one of the G-20 major economies, a member of BRICS and a d...
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Economy of Nepal
An isolated, agrarian society until the mid-20th century, Nepal entered the modern era in 1951 without schools, hospitals, roads, telecommunications, electric power, industry, or civil service. The co...
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Economy of Pakistan
The economy of Pakistan is the 26th largest in the world in terms of purchasing power parity (PPP), and 44th largest in terms of nominal Gross Domestic Product even though the country is sixth most p...
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Economy of Sri Lanka
With an economy worth $76 billion (2014) ($193 billion PPP estimate), and a per capita GDP of about $9470 (PPP), Sri Lanka has mostly had strong growth rates in recent years. In GDP per capita terms, ...
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Protected areas of Pakistan
As of present, there are around 157 protected areas in Pakistan that are recognized by IUCN.
Taxation in Pakistan
Pakistan's Current Taxation system is defined by Income Tax Ordinance 2001, promulgated on 13 September 2001, which became effective from 1 July 2002.
Income Tax Act of 1922: prevalent in the Brit...
Buddhism in Bhutan
Buddhism is the major religion in Bhutan. Vajrayana Buddhism is the state religion of Bhutan, and Buddhists comprise two-thirds to three-quarters of its population. Although the Buddhism practiced in ...
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Islam in India
Islam is the second-largest religion in India, making up 14.88% of the country's population with about 180 million adherents (2011 census). Islam first came to the western coast of India with Arab tra...
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Economic history of India
The known Economic history of India begins with the Indus Valley civilization. The Indus civilization's economy appears to have depended significantly on trade, which was facilitated by advances in tr...
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Reserve Bank of India
The Reserve Bank of India is India's Central Banking Institution, which controls the Monetary Policy of the Indian Rupee. It commenced its operations on 1 April 1935 during the British Rule in accorda...
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