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India on world map

Map of India in world

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India ranks 140th in the world in nominal GDP per capita and 129th in GDP per capita at PPP. Until 1991, all Indian governments followed protectionist policies that were influenced by socialist economics (see India on world map). Widespread state intervention and regulation largely walled the economy off from the outside world. The 487.6-million worker Indian labour force is the world second-largest. In 2008, India share of world trade was 1.68%; In 2011, India was the world tenth-largest importer and the nineteenth-largest exporter.

The President of India is the supreme commander of the nation armed forces; with 1.6 million active troops, they compose the world third-largest military. As of 2012, India is the world largest arms importer; between 2007 and 2011, it accounted for 10% of funds spent on international arms purchases as its mentioned in India on world map. Much of the military expenditure was focused on defence against Pakistan and countering growing Chinese influence in the Indian Ocean.

Though ranking 51st in global competitiveness, India ranks 17th in financial market sophistication, 24th in the banking sector, 44th in business sophistication, and 39th in innovation, ahead of several advanced economies. With 7 of the world top 15 information technology outsourcing companies based in India, the country is viewed as the second-most favourable outsourcing destination after the United States. India consumer market, currently the world eleventh-largest, is expected to become fifth-largest by 2030. Its telecommunication industry, the world fastest-growing, added 227 million subscribers during the period 2010–11 as you can see in India on world map. Its automotive industry, the world second fastest growing, increased domestic sales by 26% during 2009–10, and exports by 36% during 2008–09.

Map of India and surrounding countries

Maps of India and countries around

Map of India and surrounding countries shows all countries around India. This India map and bordering countries will allow you to know neighboring countries and the geographical location of India in Asia. The India map and surrounding countries is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.

India surrounding countries are as follow: it is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the south-west, and the Bay of Bengal on the south-east, it shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China, Nepal, and Bhutan to the north-east; and Burma and Bangladesh to the east as its shown in the map of India and surrounding countries. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives; in addition, India Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia.

In the late 1980s, the Indian military twice intervened abroad at the invitation of neighbouring countries: a peace-keeping operation in Sri Lanka between 1987 and 1990; and an armed intervention to prevent a coup d'état attempt in Maldives (see the map of India and surrounding countries). India has tense relations with surrounding countries Pakistan; the two nations have gone to war four times: in 1947, 1965, 1971, and 1999.

India has close economic ties with its surrounding countries such as South America, Asia, and Africa; it pursues a "Look East" policy that seeks to strengthen partnerships with the ASEAN nations, Japan, and South Korea that revolve around many issues as its mentioned in the map of India and surrounding countries, but especially those involving economic investment and regional security.

India map Asia

Map of India in Asia

Map of India in Asia shows the location of India in the Asia continent. India map Asia will allow you to easily know where is India in Asia and to know countries near. The India in the Asia map is downloadable in PDF, printable and free.

The earliest anatomically modern human remains found in South Asia date from approximately 30,000 years ago. Nearly contemporaneous Mesolithic rock art sites have been found in many parts of the Indian subcontinent, including at the Bhimbetka rock shelters in Madhya Pradesh as its shown in India map Asia. Around 7000 BCE, the first known Neolithic settlements appeared on the subcontinent in Mehrgarh and other sites in western Pakistan. These gradually developed into the Indus Valley Civilisation, the first urban culture in South Asia; it flourished during 2500–1900 BCE in Pakistan and western India.

India (Listeni/ˈɪndiə/), officially the Republic of India (Bhārat Gaṇarājya), is a country in South Asia as you can see in India map Asia. In recent years, it has played key roles in the South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation and the World Trade Organisation. The nation has provided 100,000 military and police personnel to serve in 35 UN peacekeeping operations across four continents. It participates in the East Asia Summit, the G8+5, and other multilateral forums.

Peninsular India subsequent movement towards and collision with the Laurasian landmass set off a mass exchange of species. Epochal volcanism and climatic changes 20 million years ago forced a mass extinction. Mammals then entered India from Asia through two zoogeographical passes flanking the rising Himalaya as its mentioned in India map Asia.