|Land Area||2,973,193 km2|
|Water Area||314,070 km2|
|Total Area||3,287,263km2 (#7)|
|Government Type||Federal Parliamentary Republic|
|GDP (PPP)||$8,720.00 Billion|
|GDP Per Capita||$6,700|
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In the north and central parts of India (during winter months), cooling winds from the Himalayas generate mild and dry conditions.
In the far south and along the Arabian Sea coastline, conditions remain hot, humid and sunny for most of the year.
The spring months are very hot as winds from the Indian Ocean blast the country. Summer is generally the monsoon season, with most of the country receiving much-needed heavy rain.
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What is the Biggest City in India?
With a population of 18.4 million people, Mumbai is the largest city in India by population.
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What Languages are Spoken in India?
Hindi is the most spoken language in India, and also one of the country's official languages. Around 550 million people in India speak Hindi. After Hindi, English is the most widely spoken language in the country, with around 125 million speakers. Bengali, Telugu, Marathi, Tamil, Urdu, and Kannada are all also spoken.
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What are the Largest Ethnic Groups in India?
The five major ethnic groups of Dravidian people in India are Kannadiga, Malayali, Tulu, Tamil, and Telugu.
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What Were the Indo-Pakistan Wars?
India and Pakistan have gone to war against each other four times since their independence from the U.K. and subsequent partition into separate sovereign states.
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What is the Most Popular Newspaper in India?
The most popular newspaper in India is the Dainik Bhaskar, which has a circulation of around 3.8 million.