Indi A Part Of South Asia

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India is a part of South Asia with an estimated total population of 1.25 billion in 2014 (statista). It was under British rule and became independent in 1947. India is known for its ethnic and cultural diversity. It is home for numerous castes and tribes. 80% of country’s population follows Hinduism. Other religious include Sikhism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, and Jainism. It has 23 constitutionally recognized languages and more than hundreds of other local languages.
There are 29 states and 7 Union territories. India is bordered by Nepal, China, and Bhutan on northeast, Pakistan by northwest and Bangladesh and Burma on the east. New Delhi is the capital of India. Other major cities are Mumbai, Kolkata, Chennai, Bangalore, Pune and Hyderabad. Its population growth rate was 1.2% in 2013. The unemployment rate in India is 3.7%. India is considered one of the strongest economies and is expected to grow more rapidly than other emerging markets. Indian firms have been increasing acquisition and foreign investments in recent years.
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Starbucks Corporation is an American coffee company founded by Jerry Baldwin, Zev Siegl and Gordon Bowker in 1971 in Seattle, Washington. The company has its presence in 64 countries around the globe. Currently the company employs 182,000 employees in 19,767 Starbucks owned & licensed stores in 64 countries. The product mix of Starbucks is very wide.The store offer variety of high quality, cold or hot coffees, Tea

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