India's official name is 'Bharat' in Hindi and 'Republic of India' in English.
What is the National Currency of India?
The Rupee (One Rupee=100 paise) is the national currency of India.
Which is the capital of India?
New Delhi is the capital city of India. It is also referred to as the National Capital Territory or simply NCT.
What is the full name of the Indian President?
The full name of the Indian President is Pranab Kumar Mukherjee.
What is the population of India?
According to the 2011 Census, India's population is 1,21,01,93,422.
What is the area of India?
The area of India spans over 3.3 million square kilometers.
What is the geographical location of India?/ Where is India located?
India is located between latitudes 8 ° 4' and 37 ° 6 ' north and longitudes 68 ° 7 ' and 97° 25' east.
What is the Length of India's Coastline?
India's coastline extends for 7600 km.
What are the Official Languages of India?
The official language of the Republic of India is Hindi with English as a secondary official language
What are the Major Religions of India?
The Major Religions of India are Hinduism, Islam, Christianity, Buddhism, Sikhism and Jainism.
What is the percentage of Literacy in India?
India's literacy rate stands at 74.4 percent.
Who is the Prime Minister of India?
Dr. Manmohan Singh is the Prime Minister of India.
What is the National Anthem of India?
'Jan gana mana' written by Rabindranath Tagore is the National Anthem of India.
What is the National Song of India?
Vande Mataram, composed in Sanskrit by Bankimchandra Chatterji is the National Song of India.
What is the National Emblem of India?
The Replica of the Lion Capital of Sarnath is the National Emblem of India.
What is the National Flag of India?
The National Flag of India is a horizontal tricolor with equal proportion of deep saffron on the top, white in the middle and dark green at the bottom. In the center of the white band is a wheel in navy blue color.
What is the National Animal of India?
The Tiger (Panthera tigris) is the National Animal of India.
What is the National Bird of India?
The Peacock is the National Bird of India.
What is the National Flower of India?
The National Flower of India is the Lotus.
What is the National Tree of India?
The Banyan is the National Tree of India.
What is the National Fruit of India?
The Mango is the National Fruit of India.
What is the National Sport of India?
Hockey is the National Sport of India.
Where is the tomb of Emperor Akbar located?
Emperor Akbar's tomb is located in Sikandra.
Who designed the Victoria Memorial at Calcutta?
The Victoria Memorial at Calcutta was designed by William Emerson.
Which port city was the first Portuguese colony in India?
Goa was the first Portuguese colony in India.
Where did Vasco da Gama land in India?
Vasco da Gama land in India at Calicut.
What is Lothal, near the Gulf of Khambat, believed to have been long ago?
Lothal is believed to have been a Port.
Where did Alexander of Macedon first enter in India?
Alexander of Macedon first entered the Gandhara province of India.
When did the first partition of Bengal take place?
The first partition of Bengal took place in 1905.
Which Indian president declared a state of emergency in 1975?
The Indian president who declared a state of emergency in 1975 was Fakhruddin Ali Ahmed.