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Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh (literally "Snow-ladden Region") is a state in Northern India. [1]

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Abies spectabilis

Abies spectabilis (East Himalayan fir) is a conifer species in the family Pinaceae and the genus firs.

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Acharya Dev Vrat

Acharya Dev Vrat is the Governor of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Acre

The acre is a unit of land area used in the imperial and US customary systems.

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Aircel

Aircel is an Indian mobile network operator headquartered in Chennai, which offers voice and 2G, 3G and 4G data services.

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Akashvani (radio broadcaster)

All India Radio (AIR), officially known since 1956 as Ākāshvāṇī (literally, "Voice from the Sky"), is the national public radio broadcaster of India and a division of Prasar Bharati.

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Alder

Alder is the common name of a genus of flowering plants (Alnus) belonging to the birch family Betulaceae.

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Allan Octavian Hume

Allan Octavian Hume CB (6 June 1829 – 31 July 1912) was a civil servant, political reformer, ornithologist and horticulturalist in British India.

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Alpine climate

Alpine climate is the average weather (climate) for the regions above the tree line.

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Amar Singh Thapa

Amar Singh Thapa(Bada)son of Bagh Bhim Thapa, got the title of Bada Kaji after the death of his father in the battle of Palanchowk.

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Amar Ujala

Amar Ujala is a Hindi-language daily newspaper published in India.

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Amrish Puri

Amrish Lal Puri (अमरीश लाल पुरी; 22 June 1932 – 12 January 2005) was an Indian actor, who was an important figure in Indian theatre and cinema.

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Anand Sharma

Anand Sharma (आनंद शर्मा; born 5 January 1953) is the former Union Cabinet Minister in charge of Commerce and Industry and Textiles in the Government of India.

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Anglo-Nepalese War

The Gorkha War (1814–1816), or the Anglo–Nepalese War, was fought between the Kingdom of Gorkha (present-day Nepal) and the British East India Company as a result of border disputes and ambitious expansionism of both the belligerent parties.

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Anupam Kher

Anupam Kher (born 7 March 1955) is an Indian actor who has appeared in several hundred films and many plays.

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Baddi

Baddi is an industrial town and a Nagar panchayat in the Southwestern Solan district of Himachal Pradesh.

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Baddi University of Emerging Sciences and Technologies

Baddi University of Emerging Sciences and Technologies (BUEST), formerly the Institute of Engineering and Emerging Technologies (IEET), is a private technical and professional higher education institution located at Baddi, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Barley

Barley (Hordeum vulgare L.), a member of the grass family, is a major cereal grain.

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Beas River

The Beas River is a river in north India.

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Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited

Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (abbreviated BSNL) is an Indian state-owned telecommunications company headquartered in New Delhi, India.

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Bharatiya Janata Party

The Bharatiya Janata Party (translation: Indian People's Party; BJP) is one of the two major parties in the Indian political system, along with the Indian National Congress.

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Bharti Airtel

Bharti Airtel Limited is an Indian multinational telecommunications services company headquartered in New Delhi, India.

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Bhatra

The Bhat, Bhatt, Bhatta, Bhatra, Bhatrai community, refers to a priest, Bard, scribe in Sanskrit, a title given to learned Hindu Brahmins, Sikhs and Muslims with Saraswat Brahmin heritage.

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Bhuntar Airport

Bhuntar Airport, alternatively known as Kullu Manali Airport or Kullu Airport, is an airport located in Bhuntar in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Bibliography of India

This is a bibliography of notable works about India.

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Bilaspur district, Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur is a district of Himachal Pradesh state, India.

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Bilaspur, Himachal Pradesh

Bilaspur is a city and a municipal council in Bilaspur district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Birch

Birch is a thinleaved deciduous hardwood tree of the genus Betula, in the family Betulaceae, which also includes alders, hazels, and hornbeams, and is closely related to the beech/oak family, Fagaceae.

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Birth rate

The birth rate (technically, births/population rate) is the total number of live births per 1,000 of a population in a year.

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Bittu Bhaizee

Like most localized folklore, Bittu Bhaizee, a popular folk hero in the North Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, originated as a social and moral guardian, an inhibitor against bad-deeds.

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Bollywood

Bollywood is the sobriquet for the Hindi language film industry, based in Mumbai, India.

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Brahmin

Brahmin is a varna in Vedic Hinduism and also a caste of people who are members of it.

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British Raj

The British Raj (rāj, meaning "rule" in Hindi) was the rule of Great Britain in the Indian subcontinent between 1858 and 1947.

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Buddhism

Buddhism is a nontheistic religion or philosophy (Sanskrit: dharma; Pali: धम्म dhamma) that encompasses a variety of traditions, beliefs and spiritual practices largely based on teachings attributed to Gautama Buddha, commonly known as the Buddha ("the awakened one").

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Cable television

Cable television is a system of delivering television programming to paying subscribers via radio frequency (RF) signals transmitted through coaxial cables or light pulses through fiber-optic cables.

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Cathedral

A cathedral (French: cathédrale from Latin: cathedra, "seat" from the Greek kathedra (καθέδρα), seat, bench, from kata "down" + hedra seat, base, chair) is a Christian church which contains the seat of a bishop, thus serving as the central church of a diocese, conference, or episcopate.

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Cedrus deodara

Cedrus deodara (deodar cedar, Himalayan cedar, or deodar/devdar/devadar/devadaru; Sanskrit देवदारु devadāru, Hindi: देवदार devadār, दारूक dāruk; Urdu: ديودار/ دیار deodār) is a species of cedar native to the western Himalayas in eastern Afghanistan, northern Pakistan (especially in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa and, north Republic of India (Jammu and Kashmir, Himachal Pradesh and Uttarakhand states), southwesternmost Tibet in (China) and western Nepal, occurring at altitude. It is a large evergreen coniferous tree reaching tall, exceptionally with a trunk up to in diameter. It has a conic crown with level branches and drooping branchlets. The leaves are needle-like, mostly long, occasionally up to long, slender (thick), borne singly on long shoots, and in dense clusters of 20–30 on short shoots; they vary from bright green to glaucous blue-green in colour. The female cones are barrel-shaped, long and broad, and disintegrate when mature (in 12 months) to release the winged seeds. The male cones are long, and shed their pollen in autumn.

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Central University, India

A Central University or a Union University in India is established by Act of Parliament and are under the purview of the Department of Higher Education in the Union Human Resource Development Ministry.

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Chamba district

Chamba is the northwestern district of Himachal Pradesh, in India, with its headquarters in Chamba town.

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Chamba, Himachal Pradesh

Chamba (Hindi: चम्बा) is an ancient town in the Chamba district in the state of Himachal Pradesh, in northern India.

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Chandigarh

Chandigarh is a city and a union territory in the northern part of India that serves as the capital of the states of Punjab and Haryana.

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Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya

Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya or CSK Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University (CSK HPKV) is an agricultural university at Palampur in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Chenab River

The Chenab River is a major river of India and Pakistan.

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Chief Justice

The Chief Justice is the name for the presiding member of a supreme court in many countries with a justice system based on English common law, such as the Supreme Court of Canada, the Supreme Court of Singapore, the Court of Final Appeal of Hong Kong, the Supreme Court of Japan, the Supreme Court of India, the Supreme Court of Pakistan, the Supreme Court of Nepal, the Constitutional Court of South Africa, the Supreme Court of Ireland, the Supreme Court of New Zealand, the High Court of Australia, the Supreme Court of the United States, and provincial or state supreme courts.

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Chitkara University

Chitkara University is a non-profit private university in India with its campus in Punjab and Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Chrysanthemum

Chrysanthemums, sometimes called mums or chrysanths, are flowering plants of the genus Chrysanthemum in the family Asteraceae.

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Chutney

Chutney (Hindi/ Nepali - "चटनी" also transliterated chatney or chatni, چٽڻي) is a side dish in the cuisines of the Indian subcontinent that can vary from a tomato relish to a ground peanut garnish or a yoghurt, cucumber and mint dip, whereas in an offshoot that took root in Anglo-Indian cuisine, is usually a tart fruit such as sharp apples, rhubarb or damson pickle made milder by an equal weight of (usually demerera or brown sugar) and vinegar that traditionally aims to give a long shelf life so that fall fruit can be preserved for use throughout the year, as are jams, jellies and pickles, or else to be sold as a commercial product.

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Climate of India

The climate of India comprises a wide range of weather conditions across a vast geographic scale and varied topography, making generalisations difficult.

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Constitution of India

The Constitution of India is the supreme law of India.

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Dal

Dal or Dhal is a dried pulse (lentil, pea or various types of bean) which has been split.

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Dalbergia sissoo

Dalbergia sissoo, known commonly as Indian Rosewood, is an evergreen rosewood tree, also known as sisu, sheesham, tahli, Tali and also Irugudujava.

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Deciduous

Deciduous means "falling off at maturity" or "tending to fall off", and it is typically used in order to refer to trees or shrubs that lose their leaves seasonally (most commonly during autumn) and to the shedding of other plant structures such as petals after flowering or fruit when ripe.

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Delhi

Delhi (Dilli), officially the National Capital Territory of Delhi, is the Capital territory of India.

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Delhi Sultanate

The Delhi Sultanate was a Muslim kingdom based mostly in Delhi that stretched over large parts of the Indian subcontinent for 320 years (1206–1526).

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Desert climate

Desert climate (in the Köppen climate classification BWh and BWk, sometimes also BWn), also known as an arid climate, is a climate that does not meet the criteria to be classified as a polar climate, and in which precipitation is too low to sustain any vegetation at all, or at most a very scanty shrub.

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Dev Anand

Dharam Devdutt Pishorimal Anand (26 September 1923 – 3 December 2011), better known as Dev Anand, was an Indian film actor, writer, director and producer known for his work in Hindi cinema.

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Dharamsala

Dharamsala (also Dharamshala) (धर्मशाला, dharmaśālā) is a city and a municipal council in Kangra district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Dhauladhar

The Dhauladhar range (lit. The White Range) is a southern branch of the main Outer Himalayan chain of mountains.

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Dial-up Internet access

Dial-up Internet access is an early form of Internet access that uses the facilities of the public switched telephone network (PSTN) to establish a connection to an Internet service provider (ISP) by dialing a telephone number on a conventional telephone line.

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Dianthus caryophyllus

Dianthus caryophyllus, carnation or clove pink, is a species of Dianthus.

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District collector

A District Collector, often abbreviated to Collector, is the foremost Indian Administrative Service officer in charge of revenue collection and administration of a district in India.

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Divya Himachal

Divya Himachal is a Hindi Newspaper of Himachal Pradesh, having circulation in Himachal Pradesh, Punjab, Haryana, Uttranchal and Chandigarh (UT).

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Dogri language

Dogri (डोगरी or) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by about five million people in India and Pakistan, chiefly in the Jammu region of Jammu and Kashmir and Himachal Pradesh, but also in northern Punjab, other parts of Jammu and Kashmir, and elsewhere.

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Domestic airport

A domestic airport is an airport that handles only domestic flights—flights within the same country.

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Dominion of India

The Dominion of India (भारत अधिराज्य, Bhārata Adhirājya) was a predecessor to modern-day India and an independent state that existed between 15 August 1947 and 26 January 1950.

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Doordarshan

Doordarshan (often abbreviated DD) is autonomous India's Central Government founded public service broadcaster, a division of Prasar Bharati.

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Dr. Yashwant Singh Parmar University of Horticulture and Forestry

Dr.

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Drainage

Drainage is the natural or artificial removal of surface and sub-surface water from an area.

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Drainage basin

A drainage basin or catchment basin is an extent or an area of land where surface water from rain, melting snow, or ice converges to a single point at a lower elevation, usually the exit of the basin, where the waters join another waterbody, such as a river, lake, reservoir, estuary, wetland, sea, or ocean.

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Edible mushroom

Edible mushrooms are the fleshy and edible fruit bodies of several species of macrofungi (fungi which bear fruiting structures that are large enough to be seen with the naked eye).

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English language

English is a West Germanic language that was first spoken in early medieval England and is now a global lingua franca.

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Eternal University

Eternal University is the second private university of Himachal Pradesh established by an Act of the state legislature of Himachal.

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Evergreen

In botany, an evergreen is a plant that has leaves throughout the year, always green.

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Executive (government)

The executive branch is the part of the government that has its authority and responsibility for the daily administration of the state.

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Ficus

Ficus is a genus of about 850 species of woody trees, shrubs, vines, epiphytes and hemiepiphytes in the family Moraceae.

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First Anglo-Sikh War

The First Anglo-Sikh War was fought between the Sikh Empire and the East India Company between 1845 and 1846.

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Five-Year Plans of India

Since 1947, the Indian economy has been premised on the concept of planning.

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Forest Survey of India

Forest Survey of India (FSI) is a government organization in India under the union Ministry of Environment and Forests for conducting forest surveys and studies.

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Frequency modulation

In telecommunications and signal processing, frequency modulation (FM) is the encoding of information in a carrier wave by varying the instantaneous frequency of the wave.

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Gaddi

The Gaddis are a tribe living mainly in the Indian states of Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir.

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Gaggal Airport

Gaggal Airport, alternatively known as Kangra Airport or Dharamsala-Kangra Airport, is an airport located in Gaggal near Kangra in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, 14 Kilometres South-West of Dharamshala.

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Ganges

The Ganges, also Ganga, is a trans-boundary river of Asia which flows through the nations of India and Bangladesh.

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Ghirth

The Ghirth are a Hindu agricultural caste.

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Ginger

Ginger (Zingiber officinale Roscoe) is a flowering plant in the family Zingiberaceae whose rhizome, ginger root or simply ginger, is widely used as a spice or a folk medicine.

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Glacier

A glacier is a persistent body of dense ice that is constantly moving under its own weight; it forms where the accumulation of snow exceeds its ablation (melting and sublimation) over many years, often centuries.

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Government of India

The Government of India (GoI), officially known as the Union Government and also known as the Central Government, was established by the Constitution of India, and is the governing authority of the union of 29 states and seven union territories, collectively called the Republic of India.

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Governor

A governor is, in most cases, a public official with the power to govern the executive branch of a non-sovereign or sub-national level of government, ranking under the head of state.

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Great Himalayan National Park

The Great Himalayan National Park (GHNP), is one of India's national parks, is located in Kullu region in the state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Gujari language

Gujari, also known as Gojri (گوجری) is a variety of Indo-Aryan spoken by the Gujjars of India and also found in Pakistan Since Kashmiri, Dojri, Punjabi, Urdu and Hindi are spoken in a region that has witnessed significant ethnic and identity conflict, all have been exposed to the dialect-versus-language question.

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Gupta Empire

The Gupta Empire (गुप्तसाम्राज्य) was an ancient Indian empire, founded by Maharaja Sri Gupta, which existed at its zenith from approximately 320 to 550 CE and covered much of the Indian Subcontinent.

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Gurjar

Gurjar or Gujjar is a pastoral agricultural ethnic group with populations in India and Pakistan and a small number in northeastern Afghanistan.

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Gurkha

The Gurkhas (Nepali: गोर्खा), also spelled as Gorkhas, are soldiers from Nepal.

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Hamid Karzai

Hamid Karzai (Pashto/Persian: کرزی, born 24 December 1957) served as President of Afghanistan for almost ten years, from 7 December 2004 to 29 September 2014.

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Hamirpur district, Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur district (हमीरपुर जिला) is one of the 12 districts of the state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh

Hamirpur (Hindi |हमीरपुर) is a town and the district headquarters of Hamirpur district in the Himalayan state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Handicraft

A handicraft, sometimes more precisely expressed as artisanal handicraft or handmade, is any of a wide variety of types of work where useful and decorative objects are made completely by hand or by using only simple tools.

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Harsha

Harshavardhana (c. 590–647), commonly called Harsha, was an Indian emperor who ruled North India from 606 to 647 from his capital Kanauj.

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Haryana

Haryana is a state in North India with its capital as Chandigarh.

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Head of state

A head of state is the highest-ranking constitutional position in a sovereign state and is vested with powers to act as the chief public representative of that state.

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Henna (film)

Heena is the name of a 1991 Bollywood film produced and directed by Randhir Kapoor and starring his brother Rishi Kapoor, Ashwini Bhave (both of India) and Zeba Bakhtiyar (of Pakistan) also renowned as Neha Seti.

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Highway (2014 Hindi film)

Highway is a 2014 Indian drama film written and directed by Imtiaz Ali and produced by Sajid Nadiadwala.

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Hijra (South Asia)

Hijra (for translations, see) is a term used in South Asia – in particular, in India – to refer to an individual who is transsexual or transgender.

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Himachal Pradesh

Himachal Pradesh (literally "Snow-ladden Region") is a state in Northern India.

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Himachal Pradesh High Court

The Himachal Pradesh High Court is the High Court of the state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly

The Himachal Pradesh Vidhan Sabha (हिमाचल प्रदेश विधानसभा) or the Himachal Pradesh Legislative Assembly is the unicameral legislature of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Himachal Pradesh University

Himachal Pradesh University (or simply HPU) (हिमाचल प्रदेश विश्वविद्यालय) is a public non-profit university located in Shimla nearly 5 km away from the town of Summer Hill, in the vicinity of the Indian Institute of Advanced Study.

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Himalayan subtropical pine forests

The Himalayan subtropical pine forests are a large subtropical coniferous forest ecoregion covering portions of Bhutan, India, Nepal, and Pakistan.

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Himalayas

The Himalayas or Himalaya (or; हिमालय, Nepali: हिमालय, Hindi: हिमालय, ہمالیہ; from Sanskrit hima (snow) + ālaya (dwelling), literally meaning "abode of snow") is a mountain range in South Asia and East Asia which separates the Indo-Gangetic Plain from the Tibetan Plateau.

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Hindi

Hindi (हिन्दी hindī), or more precisely Modern Standard Hindi (मानक हिन्दी mānak hindī), is a standardised and Sanskritised register of the Hindustani language.

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Hinduism

Hinduism is the dominant religion, or way of life, in South Asia, most notably in India and Nepal.

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Hops

Hops are the female flowers (also called seed cones or strobiles) of the hop plant Humulus lupulus. They are used primarily as a flavoring and stability agent in beer, to which they impart a bitter, tangy flavor, though they are also used for various purposes in other beverages and herbal medicine.

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Human Development Index

The Human Development Index (HDI) is a composite statistic of life expectancy, education, and per capita income indicators, which are used to rank countries into four tiers of human development.

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Hydroelectricity

Hydroelectricity is the term referring to electricity generated by hydropower; the production of electrical power through the use of the gravitational force of falling or flowing water.

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Ice skating

Ice skating is moving on ice by using ice skates.

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Idea Cellular

Idea Cellular, commonly referred to as Idea, is an Indian mobile network operator based in Mumbai, India.

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Idries Shah

Idries Shah (ادریس شاه, ادریس شاه, इदरीस शाह; 16 June 1924 – 23 November 1996), also known as Idris Shah, né Sayed Idries el-Hashimi (Arabic: سيد إدريس هاشمي) and by the pen name Arkon Daraul, was an author and teacher in the Sufi tradition who wrote over three dozen books on topics ranging from psychology and spirituality to travelogues and culture studies.

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Index of India-related articles

Articles (arranged alphabetically) related to India or Indian culture include: List of India-related topics People are listed by their first names.

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India

India, officially the Republic of India, is a country in South Asia.

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Indian Administrative Service

The Indian Administrative Service (abbreviated as IAS) (भारतीय प्रशासनिक सेवा) is the premierhttp://persmin.gov.in/ais1/Docs/ServiceProfile.pdf administrative civil service of the Government of India.

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Indian Institute of Technology Mandi

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi (IIT Mandi) is an autonomous premier engineering and technology university located in Mandi.

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Indian National Congress

The Indian National Congress (INC, often called the Congress), is one of two major political parties in India; the other being the Bharatiya Janata Party.

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Indian Police Service

The Indian Police Service (Bhāratīya Pulis Sevā) or IPS, is one of the three All India Services of the Government of India.

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Indian Rebellion of 1857

The Indian Rebellion of 1857 refers to a rebellion in India against the rule of the East India Company, that ran from May 1857 to June 1858.

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Indian rupee

The rupee, or more specifically the Indian rupee (symbol: ₹; ISO code: INR) (Unicode U+20B9) is the official currency of the Republic of India.

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Indian Standard Time

Indian Standard Time (IST) is the time observed throughout India and Sri Lanka, with a time offset of UTC+05:30.

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Indus River

The Indus River, also called the Sindhū River (سنڌو دريا), or Abāsīn (اباسين) in Khyber Pakhtunkhwa, is one of the longest rivers in Asia.

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Indus Valley Civilization

The Indus Valley Civilization (IVC) was a Bronze Age civilisation (3300–1300 BCE; mature period 2600–1900 BCE, pre-Harappan cultures starting c.7500 BCE) in northwest Indian subcontinent (including present day Pakistan, northwest India) and also in some regions in northeast Afghanistan.

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Infant mortality

Infant mortality is the death of a child less than one year of age.

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Islam

Islam (There are ten pronunciations of Islam in English, differing in whether the first or second syllable has the stress, whether the s is or, and whether the a is pronounced, or (when the stress is on the first syllable) (Merriam Webster). The most common are (Oxford English Dictionary, Random House) and (American Heritage Dictionary). الإسلام,: Arabic pronunciation varies regionally. The first vowel ranges from ~~. The second vowel ranges from ~~~. In Northwestern Africa, they do not have stress or lengthened vowels.) is a monotheistic, Abrahamic religion articulated by the Qur'an, a religious text considered by its adherents to be the verbatim word of God, and, for the vast majority of adherents, by the teachings and normative example (called the sunnah, composed of accounts called hadith) of Muhammad (circa 570–8 June 632 CE), considered by most of them to be the last prophet of God.

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ISO 3166-2:IN

ISO 3166-2:IN is the entry for India in ISO 3166-2, part of the ISO 3166 standard published by the International Organization for Standardization (ISO), which defines codes for the names of the principal subdivisions (e.g., provinces or states) of all countries coded in ISO 3166-1.

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Jab We Met

Jab We Met (English: When We Met) is a 2007 Indian romantic comedy-drama film directed and written by Imtiaz Ali.

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Jammu and Kashmir

Jammu and Kashmir is a state in northern India.

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Jawaharlal Nehru Government Engineering College

Jawaharlal Nehru Government Engineering College,Sundernagar (JNGEC or GEC, Sundernagar or J.N. Govt. Engg. College, Sundernagar) (Devanāgarī: जवाहरलाल नेहरू राजकीय अभियांत्रिकी महाविद्यालय) is a government-funded engineering institute run by the government of Himachal Pradesh, in Sundernagar, Mandi district.

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Jaypee University of Information Technology

Jaypee University of Information Technology (also J. P. University of Information Technology and JUIT) (Hindi: जेपी सूचना तकनीक विश्वविद्यालय) is a state (private) university in Waknaghat, Solan, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Jogindernagar

Joginder Nagar or Jogindar Nagar is a hill station and a nagar panchayat in Mandi district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Judiciary

The judiciary (also known as the judicial system or court system) is the system of courts that interprets and applies the law in the name of the state.

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Kalka–Shimla Railway

The Kalka–Shimla Railway is a narrow gauge railway in North-West India travelling along a mostly mountainous route from Kalka to Shimla.

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Kangana Ranaut

Kangana Ranaut (born 23 March 1987) is an Indian film actress.

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Kangari

Kangari (كنگري) may refer to.

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Kangra district

Kangra is the most populous district of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Kangra, Himachal Pradesh

Kangra is a city and a municipal council in Kangra district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Kangri language

Kangri is a dialect spoken in northern India, predominantly in the Kangra district of Himachal Pradesh, by the people of the Kangra Valley.

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Katoch

Katoch is a Rajput clan and Gurjar clan of the Chandravanshi lineage.

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Kerala

Kerala, sometimes referred to in historical terms as Keralam, is a state in the south-west region of India on the Malabar coast.

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Kinnaur district

Kinnaur is one of twelve administrative districts in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Kinnauri language

Kinnauri, also known as Kanauri, Kanor, Koonawur, or Kunawar, is a Sino-Tibetan dialect cluster centered on the Kinnaur district of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Koli people

The Koli people are historically an ethnic group native to Rajasthan, Himachal Pradesh, Gujarat, Maharashtra, Uttar Pradesh and Haryana states.

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Kullu

Kullu, or Kulu, is the capital town of the Kullu District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Kullu district

Kullu is a district in Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Lahaul and Spiti district

The district of Lahaul-Spiti in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh consists of the two formerly separate districts of Lahaul and Spiti.

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Landslide

A landslide, also known as a landslip, is a geological phenomenon that includes a wide range of ground movements.

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Lentil

The lentil (Lens culinaris) is an edible pulse.

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Leopard

The leopard (Panthera pardus) is one of the five "big cats" in the genus Panthera.

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Life expectancy

Life expectancy is a statistical measure of how long a person or organism may live, based on the year of their birth, their current age and other demographic factors including gender.

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Lilium

Lilium (members of which are true lilies) is a genus of herbaceous flowering plants growing from bulbs, all with large prominent flowers.

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List of districts in India

A district (zilā) is an administrative division of an Indian state or territory.

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List of Governors of Himachal Pradesh

Acharya Dev Vrat appointed as 27th Governor of Himachal Pradesh.

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List of High Courts of India

There are 24 High Courts at the state and union territory level of India which, together with the Supreme Court of India at the national level, comprise the country's judicial system.

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List of multiple-system operators

A multiple-system operator or multi-system operator (MSO) is an operator of multiple cable or direct-broadcast satellite television systems.

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List of regions of India

This is a list of unofficial, or quasi-official, regions of India.

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List of state highways in Himachal Pradesh

This is a list of State Highways in Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Literacy in India

Literacy in India is a key for socio-economic progress, and the Indian literacy rate has grown to 75% (2011 figure) from 12% at the end of British rule in 1947.

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Mahmud of Ghazni

(یمین‌الدوله ابوالقاسم محمود بن سبکتگین), more commonly known as Mahmud of Ghazni (محمود غزنوی; 2 November 971 CE – 30 April 1030 CE), also known as Mahmūd-i Zābulī (محمود زابلی), was the most prominent ruler of the Ghaznavid Empire.

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Mandeali language

Mandeali is a Western Pahari language spoken in northern India, predominantly in the Mandi district of Himachal Pradesh by the people of the Mandi Valley and particularly in the major city of Mandi.

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Mandi district

Mandi district (earlier known as Mandavya Nagar) is one of the central districts of Himachal Pradesh state in northern India.

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Mandi language

The Mandi language, Nomaande (or Lemande), is a Southern Bantoid language of Cameroon.

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Mandi, Himachal Pradesh

Mandi,, formerly known as Mandav Nagar, also known as Sahor (Tibetan: Zahor), is a major city and a municipal council in Mandi District in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Martial race

Martial race was a designation created by Army officials of British India after the Indian Rebellion of 1857, where they classified each caste into one of two categories, 'martial' and 'non-martial'.

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Mehr Chand Mahajan

Mehr Chand Mahajan (born December 23, 1889, Tika Nagrota, Kangra district–1967) was the third Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of India.

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Member of the Legislative Assembly

A Member of the Legislative Assembly (MLA), or a Member of the Legislature (ML), is a representative elected by the voters of a constituency to the legislature or legislative assembly of a sub-national jurisdiction.

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Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development Project

The Mid-Himalayan Watershed Development Project (MHWDP) is a land husbandry initiative in Himachal Pradesh, India that aims by means of green growth and sustainable development to establish a functionally tenable watershed ecosystem.

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Million

One million (1,000,000) or one thousand thousand is the natural number following 999,999 and preceding 1,000,001.

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Mobile phone

A mobile phone (also known as a cellular phone, cell phone, hand phone, or simply a phone) is a phone that can make and receive telephone calls over a radio link while moving around a wide geographic area.

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Mohit Chauhan

Mohit Chauhan (born 11 March 1966) is an Indian singer, most known for his work as a playback singer for Bollywood movies as well as the former front-man of the Indipop band Silk Route.

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Monsoon

Monsoon (UK:; US) is traditionally defined as a seasonal reversing wind accompanied by corresponding changes in precipitation, but is now used to describe seasonal changes in atmospheric circulation and precipitation associated with the asymmetric heating of land and sea.

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Mortality rate

Mortality rate, or death rate, is a measure of the number of deaths (in general, or due to a specific cause) in a particular population, scaled to the size of that population, per unit of time.

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Mughal Empire

The Mughal Empire or Mogul Empire, self-designated as Gurkani (گورکانیان, Gūrkāniyān, meaning "son-in-law"), was an empire established and ruled by a Persianate dynasty of Chagatai Turco-Mongol origin that extended over large parts of the Indian subcontinent and Afghanistan.

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Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq

Muhammad Zia-ul-Haq (محمد ضياء الحق; 12 August 1924 – 17 August 1988), was a Pakistani general, who served as the 6th President of Pakistan from 1978 until his death in 1988, having declared martial law for the third time in the country's history in 1977.

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Music of Himachal Pradesh

The music of Himachal Pradesh a state of India located in the northwest corner of the country, includes many kinds of folk songs from the area, many of which are sung without accompaniment.

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Muslim

A Muslim, sometimes spelled Moslem, relates to a person who follows the religion of Islam, a monotheistic and Abrahamic religion based on the Quran.

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Namrata Singh Gujral

Namrata Singh Gujral (born February 26, 1976) is an Indian-American actress.

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National Highway (India)

The national highways network of India is a network of highways that is managed and maintained by agencies of the Government of India.

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National Institute of Technology, Hamirpur

The National Institute of Technology Hamirpur (commonly referred to as NIT Hamirpur) is a public engineering college located in Hamirpur, Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Nepal

Nepal (नेपाल), officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Nepal, is a landlocked country located in South Asia.

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North India

North India (उत्तर भारत, ਉੱਤਰ ਭਾਰਤ, شمالي هندستان) is a loosely defined region consisting of the northern part of India.

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Northwestern Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows

The Northwestern Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows is a montane grasslands and shrublands ecoregion of the elevations of the northwestern Himalaya of China, India, and Pakistan.

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Northwestern thorn scrub forest

The Northwestern thorn scrub forests are a xeric shrubland ecoregion of Pakistan and northwestern India, a region of extreme temperatures and a climate that was once covered in deciduous forest.

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Nurpur, India

Nurpur is a city and a municipal council in Kangra district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Oak

An oak is a tree or shrub in the genus Quercus (Latin "oak tree") of the beech family, Fagaceae.

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Olive

The olive or, known by the botanical name Olea europaea, meaning "european olive", (syn. Olea sylvestrishttp://www.theplantlist.org/tpl1.1/record/kew-355062) is a species of small tree in the family Oleaceae, found in much of Africa, the Mediterranean Basin from Portugal to the Levant, the Arabian Peninsula, and southern Asia as far east as China, as well as the Canary Islands, Mauritius and Réunion.

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Ornithology

Ornithology is a branch of zoology that concerns the study of birds.

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Outline of India

The following outline is provided as an overview of and topical guide to India: India – seventh-largest country by area, located on the Indian subcontinent in South Asia.

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Pahari languages

The Pahari languages (from पहाड़ी (Devanagari) (پہاڈی)(Urdu) from pahar 'mountain') are a geographic group of Indo-Aryan languages spoken in the lower ranges of the Himalayas, from Nepal in the east, through the Indian states of Uttarakhand, Himachal Pradesh and Jammu and Kashmir, to Azad Kashmir and Murree in Pakistan.

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Panchayati raj

The Panchayat raj is a South Asian political system found mainly in the nations of India, Pakistan, Bangladesh and Nepal.

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Paragliding

Paragliding is the recreational and competitive adventure sport of flying paragliders: lightweight, free-flying, foot-launched glider aircraft with no rigid primary structure.

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Paragliding World Cup

The Paragliding World Cup (or PWC for short) is a cross country flying competition for paraglider pilots, organized by the PWCA.

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Parliamentary system

A parliamentary system is a system of democratic governance of a state in which the executive branch derives its democratic legitimacy from, and is held accountable to, the legislature (parliament); the executive and legislative branches are thus interconnected.

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Pashmina

Pashmina is the finest type of cashmere wool.

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Pathankot

Pathankot is a Municipal Corporation in the Indian state of Punjab.

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Perennial stream

A perennial stream or perennial river is a stream or river (channel) that has continuous flow in parts of its stream bed all year round during years of normal rainfall.

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Picea smithiana

Picea smithiana, the Morinda Spruce or West Himalayan Spruce, is a spruce native to the western Himalaya and adjacent mountains, from northeast Afghanistan east, India to central Nepal.

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Pin Valley National Park

Pin Valley National Park is a National park of India located within the Lahaul and Spiti district, in the state of Himachal Pradesh, in far Northern India.

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Pinus roxburghii

Pinus roxburghii (known as chir pine) is a species of pine.

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Pinus wallichiana

Pinus wallichiana is a coniferous evergreen tree native to the Himalaya, Karakoram and Hindu Kush mountains, from eastern Afghanistan east across northern Pakistan and India to Yunnan in southwest China.

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Precipitation

In meteorology, precipitation is any product of the condensation of atmospheric water vapour that falls under gravity.

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Preity Zinta

Preity Zinta (pronounced; born 31 January 1975) is an Indian film actress.

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Prem Chopra

Prem Chopra (born 23 September 1935) is an Indian actor in Hindi and Punjabi films.

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Prem Kumar Dhumal

Prem Kumar Dhumal (pronounced; born 10 April 1944) was the 12th chief minister of Indian state of Himachal Pradesh. He is an Indian politician who has twice been Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh from March 1998 to March 2003 and again from 1 January 2008 to 25 December 2012.

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President of India

The President of India is the formal head of the executive and legislature of India and is the commander-in-chief of the Indian Armed Forces.

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Pritam Singh

Pritam Khaira Singh (Punjabi: ਪ੍ਰੀਤਮ ਸਿੰਘ; Urdu: پریتم سنگھ, born 2 August 1976),, is a Singaporean politician and lawyer.

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Punjab Province (British India)

Punjab, also spelled Panjab, was a province of British India.

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Punjab, India

Punjab, also spelt Panjab, is a state in North India, forming part of the larger Punjab region.

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Punjabi language

Punjabi (Shahmukhi: پنجابی; Gurmukhi: ਪੰਜਾਬੀ) is an Indo-Aryan language spoken by 130 million native speakers worldwide, making it the 9th most widely spoken language (2015) in the world.

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Queen Victoria

Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria; 24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837 until her death.

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Rafting

Rafting and white water rafting are recreational outdoor activities which use an inflatable raft to navigate a river or other body of water.

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Rajasthan

Rajasthan (literally, "Land of Kings") is India's largest state by area (or 10.4% of India's total area).

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Rajput

Rajput (from Sanskrit raja-putra, "son of a king") is a member of one of the patrilineal clans of western, central, northern India and current eastern Pakistan.

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Rajya Sabha

The Rajya Sabha or Council of States is the upper house of the Parliament of India.

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Ranjit Singh

Maharaja Ranjit Singh (13 November 1780 – 27 June 1839) was the founder of the Sikh Empire, which came to power in the Indian subcontinent in the early half of the 19th century.

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Rati

Rati (रति) is the Hindu goddess of love, carnal desire, lust, passion and sexual pleasure.

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Ravi River

The Ravi (ਰਾਵੀ, راوی, इरावती, परुष्णि, रावी) is a trans-boundary river flowing through Northwestern India and eastern Pakistan.

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Reliance Communications

Reliance Communications Ltd. (RCOM) is an Indian Internet access and telecommunications company headquartered in Navi Mumbai, India.

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Representative democracy

Representative democracy (also indirect democracy or psephocracy) is a variety of democracy founded on the principle of elected officials representing a group of people, as opposed to direct democracy.

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Rhododendron

Rhododendron (from Ancient Greek ῥόδον rhódon "rose" and δένδρον déndron "tree") is a genus of 1,024 species of woody plants in the heath family (Ericaceae), either evergreen or deciduous, and found mainly in Asia, although it is also widespread throughout the Southern Highlands of the Appalachian Mountains of North America.

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Roja

Roja (Rose) is a 1992 Tamil language Indian Romantic thriller film co-written and directed by Mani Ratnam.

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Roman Catholic Diocese of Simla and Chandigarh

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Simla and Chandigarh (Simlen(sis) et Chandigarhen(sis).) is a diocese located in the cities of Simla and Chandigarh in the Ecclesiastical province of Delhi in India.

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Rose

A rose is a woody perennial of the genus Rosa, within the family Rosaceae.

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Saffron

Saffron (pronounced or) is a spice derived from the flower of Crocus sativus, commonly known as the "saffron crocus".

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Sanjay Kumar

Sanjay Kumar may refer to.

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Sansar Chand

Sansar Chand (c.1765–1823) was a famous ruler of the state of Kangra in what is now the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Sanskrit

Sanskrit (Sanskrit: or, originally, "refined speech") is the primary sacred language of Hinduism, a philosophical language in Buddhism, Hinduism and Jainism, and a literary language that was in use as a lingua franca in Greater India.

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Satyananda Stokes

Satyananda Stokes (16 August 1882 - 14 May 1946) was an American who settled in India and participated in the Indian Independence Movement.

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Shahid Javed Burki

Shahid Javed Burki (Urdu: شاہد جاوید برکی) is a professional economist who has served as a Vice-President of the World Bank and as de facto Finance Minister of Pakistan on a caretaker basis.

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Shimla

Shimla or in British Indian orthography, Simla, is the capital city of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, located in northern India.

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Shimla Airport

Shimla Airport is an airport located in Jabarhatti, from Shimla in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Shimla district

Shimla district of Himachal Pradesh, lies between the longitude 77.00" and 78.19" east and latitude 30.45" and 31.44" north, having its headquarters situated at Shimla.

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Shorea robusta

Shorea robusta, also known as śāl, sakhua or shala tree, is a species of tree belonging to the Dipterocarpaceae family.

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Shyam Saran Negi

Shyam Saran Negi (श्याम शरण नेगी), born 1917 in Kalpa, Himachal Pradesh, is a retired schoolteacher who cast the first vote in the 1951 general election in India — the nation's first election since the end of the British Raj in 1947 (although the majority of the election took place in February 1952, residents of Himachal Pradesh were given the chance to vote five months early because of the probability that heavy snowfall would make it impossible for citizens to reach the polling stations).

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Siddharth Chauhan

Siddharth Chauhan, born in 1990, is an Indian Independent filmmaker from Shimla, Himachal Pradesh.

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Sikandar Lodi

Sikander Lodi (died November 21, 1517), born Nizam Khan, was the Sultan of Delhi between 1489 to 1517.

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Sikhism

Sikhism, or Sikhi (from Sikh, meaning a disciple, or a learner), is a monotheistic religion founded in South Asia in the 15th century.

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Sirmaur district

Sirmaur is the most south-eastern district of Himachal Pradesh, India.

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Sirmauri language

Sirmauri, or Himachali, is a pair of Western Pahari languages of northern India, Dharthi (Giriwari) and Giripari.

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Snow

Snow is precipitation in the form of flakes of crystalline water ice that falls from clouds.

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Snow leopard

The snow leopard (Panthera uncia syn. Uncia uncia) is a large cat native to the mountain ranges of Central and South Asia.

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Solan district

Solan district is one of the twelve districts of Himachal Pradesh state in northern India.

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Som Nath Sharma

Major Som Nath Sharma, PVC (1923–1947) was the first recipient of the Param Vir Chakra, the highest Indian gallantry award.

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States and union territories of India

India is a federal union of states comprising twenty-nine states and seven union territories.

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Sub-Divisional Magistrate

A Sub-Divisional Magistrate is a title sometimes given to the head official of a country subdivision, an administrative unit that is sometimes below the level of district, depending on a country's government structure.

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Sulehria

The Sulehria (or Suleria, Salaria, Sulehri or Suleri) are a Rajput clan.

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Sundar Nagar

Sunder Nagar is a City and a municipal council in Mandi district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Superintendent of police (India)

In India, a District Superintendent of Police (SP) or Deputy Commissioner of Police (DCP) heads the police force of a district.

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Sutlej

The Sutlej River (alternatively spelled as Satluj River) (Punjabi: ਸਤਲੁਜ, Hindi: सतलुज, Sanskrit: शतद्रु (shatadru) درياۓ ستلُج) is the longest of the five rivers that flow through the historic crossroads region of Punjab in northern India and Pakistan.

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Tagetes

Tagetes is a genusSoule, J. A. 1996.

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Tata DoCoMo

Tata DOCOMO is an Indian cellular service provider on the GSM, CDMA and platform-arising out of the strategic joint venture between Tata Teleservices and NTT Docomo in November 2008.

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Tata Teleservices

Tata Teleservices Limited (TTSL) is an Indian broadband and telecommunications service provider based in Mumbai, Maharashtra, India.

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Terai

The Terai (Nepali: Tarāī) is a belt of marshy grasslands, savannas, and forests located south of the outer foothills of the Himalaya, the Siwalik Hills, and north of the Indo-Gangetic Plain of the Ganges, Brahmaputra and their tributaries.

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The Economic Times

The Economic Times is an English-language, Indian daily newspaper published by the Bennett, Coleman & Co. Ltd. first published in 1961.

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The Great Khali

Dalip Singh Rana (born 27 August 1972), better known by his ring name The Great Khali, is an Indian semi-retired professional wrestler, actor and powerlifter, best known for his time with WWE.

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Tibet

Tibet is a region on the Tibetan Plateau in Asia northeast of the Himalayas.

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Tibet Autonomous Region

The Tibet Autonomous Region (TAR) or Xizang Autonomous Region, called Tibet or Xizang for short, is a province-level autonomous region of the People's Republic of China (PRC).

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Timur

Timur (تیمور Timūr, Chagatai: Temür, Temur; died 18 February 1405), historically known as Tamerlane (تيمور لنگ Timūr(-e) Lang, "Timur the Lame"), was a Turco-Mongol conqueror and the founder of the Timurid Empire in Persia and Central Asia.

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Traditional dances of Himachal Pradesh

Himachali dance forms are highly varied and quite complicated.

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Transparency International

Transparency International (TI) is a non-governmental organization that monitors and publicizes corporate and political corruption in international development.

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Tripura

Tripura is a state in Northeast India.

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Tropical and subtropical dry broadleaf forests

The tropical and subtropical dry broadleaf forest biome, also known as tropical dry forest, vine thicket, and vine scrub is located at tropical and subtropical latitudes.

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Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests

Tropical and subtropical moist broadleaf forests (TSMF), also known as tropical moist forests, are a tropical and subtropical forest biome, sometimes referred to as Jungle.

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Tulip

The tulip is a Eurasian and North African genus of perennial, bulbous plants in the lily family.

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Una district

Una is one of the districts of Himachal Pradesh, India, and shares its border with the Hoshiarpur District and ropar district of Punjab.

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Una, Himachal Pradesh

Una (in Hindi ऊना, in Punjabi ਊਨਾ) is a city and a municipal council in Una district in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Unicameralism

In government, unicameralism (Latin uni, one + camera, chamber) is the practice of having one legislative or parliamentary chamber.

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Union territory

A union territory is a type of administrative division in the Republic of India.

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United Kingdom

The United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, commonly known as the United Kingdom (UK) or Britain, is a sovereign state in Europe.

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Universal suffrage

Universal suffrage (also universal adult suffrage, general suffrage or common suffrage) consists of the extension of the right to vote to adult citizens (or subjects), though it may also mean extending that right to minors (Demeny voting) and non-citizens.

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Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests

The Upper Gangetic Plains moist deciduous forests is a tropical moist broadleaf forest ecoregion of northern India.

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Urmila Singh

Urmila Singh (born August 6, 1946) was the Governor of the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh.

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Uttar Pradesh

Uttar Pradesh (literally "Northern Province"), abbreviated as UP, is a state located in Northern India.

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Uttarakhand

Uttarakhand, formerly Uttaranchal, is a state in the northern part of India.

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Vedic period

The Vedic period (or Vedic age) (ca. 1500–500 BCE) was the period in Indian history during which the Vedas, the oldest scriptures of Hinduism, were composed.

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Veer-Zaara

Veer-Zaara is a 2004 Indian romantic drama film directed by Yash Chopra under the Yash Raj Films banner.

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Vijay Kumar (sport shooter)

Subedar Major Vijay Kumar AVSM, SM (born 19 August 1985) is a sport shooter from India.

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Vikram Batra

Captain Vikram Batra, PVC (9 September 1974 – 7 July 1999) was an officer of the Indian Army, posthumously awarded with the Param Vir Chakra, India's highest and prestigious award for valour, for his actions during the 1999 Kargil War in Kashmir between India and Pakistan.

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Virbhadra Singh

Virbhadra Singh (born 23 June 1934) to a royal family, is an Indian politician who has been the Chief Minister of Himachal Pradesh since 2012.

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Vodafone

Vodafone Group plc is a British multinational telecommunications company headquartered in London and with its registered office in Newbury, Berkshire.

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West Punjab

West Punjab was a province of Pakistan from 1947 to 1955.

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Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows

The Western Himalayan alpine shrub and meadows is an montane grasslands and shrublands ecoregion of Nepal, India, and Tibet, which lies between the tree line and snow line in the western portion of the Himalaya Range.

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Western Himalayan broadleaf forests

The Western Himalayan broadleaf forests is a temperate broadleaf and mixed forest ecoregion which is found in the middle elevations of the western Himalayas, including parts of Nepal, India, and Pakistan.

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Western Himalayan subalpine conifer forests

The Western Himalayan subalpine conifer forests is a temperate coniferous forests ecoregion of the middle and upper elevations of the western Middle Himalayas of Nepal, India, and Pakistan.

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Western tragopan

The western tragopan or western horned tragopan (Tragopan melanocephalus) is a medium-sized brightly plumed pheasant found along the Himalayas from Hazara in northern Pakistan in the west to Uttarakhand within India to the east.

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World Bank

The World Bank is an international financial institution that provides loans to developing countries for capital programs.

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World War I

World War I (WWI or WW1), also known as the First World War or the Great War, was a global war centered in Europe that began on 28 July 1914 and lasted until 11 November 1918.

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Yamuna

The Yamuna (/jəmʊnaː/; Sanskrit and Hindi: यमुना), sometimes called Jamuna (Hindi: जमुना; /d͡ʒəmʊna:/), is the largest tributary river of the Ganges (Ganga) in northern India.

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Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani

Yeh Jawaani Hai Deewani (English: This Youth is Crazy) is a 2013 Indian coming-of-age romantic comedy film, directed by Ayan Mukerji and produced by Karan Johar.

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14th Lok Sabha

The 14th Lok Sabha (17 May 2004 – 18 May 2009) was convened after the Indian general election, 2004 held in four phases during 20 April – 10 May 2004, which led to the formation of First Manmohan Singh Cabinet (2004–2009).

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2012 Summer Olympics

The 2012 Summer Olympics, formally the Games of the XXX Olympiad and commonly known as London 2012, was a major international multi-sport event celebrated in the tradition of the Olympic Games, as governed by the International Olympic Committee (IOC).

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References

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