Historians and Archivist consider India's modern age to have begun sometime between 1848 and 1885. India is a beautiful land of diverse people, culture and religion. The Nation offers magnificent waterfalls, rivers, mountains and beaches. With a population of 1.3 Billion people, India embraces all major worldwide religions like, Christianity, Islam, Judaism, Buddhism, Zoroastrianism, Sikhism and ofcouse Hinduisms. Making it a pluralistic, multilingual and multi-ethnic society.
Geographically, it is seventh largest country by area in the world and situated at South Asia in globe. It is world second most populated country (and therefore, world's largest democratic country). It is covered by the three major oceans. a.) Indian Ocean on the south, b.) Arabian Sea on the west, c.) Bay of Bengal on the east. Towards North, India, shares land borders (or LOC) with Pakistan, Nepal, China, and Bhutan. And Bangladesh and Myanmar to the south east.
India is a fastest growing economy in the world today (due to its major and good changes in economic sector). Right now (in Year 2019), it ranks sixth in the world. India is a major nuclear weapons state in the world as well. It has the second largest active military sector in the world and ranks high in military expenditure. India is a federal republic and secular state which is governed under democratic parliamentary system. It has 29 states and 7 union territories. It is also home to some of the high diversity wildlife in the world with a variety of protected habitats. But still, India faces many challenges to completely eradicate poverty, corruption, famine, and insufficient public healthcare divisions.
Politically India is a secular federal republic governed in a democratic parliamentary system. It is a multilingual, pluralistic, and multi-ethnic society. India's population grew from 362 million in 1951 to 1,210 million in 2011. Today, India has become a fast-growing major economy in the world. Its a hub for IT services and has a space programme which includes several planned or completed extraterrestrial missions. Indian bollyood music and movies play an increasing role in global culture.