Geography

Neighbouring Countries in India

Afghanistan Afghanistan is a landlocked country that is located approximately in the center of Asia. It is bordered by Pakistan in the south and east...

The Rann of Kutch

The Great Rann of Kutch, is a seasonal salt marsh located in the Thar Desert in the Kutch District of Gujarat, India and the...

Plateau

A plateau also called a high plain or tableland, is an area of highland, usually consisting of relatively flat terrain. Plateaus can be formed by a number of processes, including...

Soils in India

The Soil is the mixture of minerals, organic matter, gases, liquids and a myriad of organisms that can support plant life. It is a natural body that exists...

Climate of India

The climate of India resolves into six major climatic subtypes; their influences give rise to the desert in the west, alpine tundra and glaciers in the north, humid...

Geophysical Phenomena

Geophysics is the physics of the Earth and its environment in space; also the study of the Earth using quantitative physical methods. The term geophysics sometimes refers only to...

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The South Asian Association for Regional Cooperation (SAARC) is an economic and geopolitical cooperation among eight member nations that are primarily located in South...

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