• South Asia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Asia South Asia or Southern Asia is the southern region of Asia, which is defined in both geographical and ethno-cultural terms. The region consists of Afghanistan, Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Pakistan, and Sri Lanka. Topographically, it is dominated by the Indian Plate and defined largely by the Indian Ocean on the south, and the Himalayas, Karakoram, and Pamir mountains on the north.
  • What Is South Asia: Countries, Facts, and Location

    www.tripsavvy.com/what-is-south-asia-4115497 Two nations in South Asia have nuclear weapons: India and Pakistan. Although Pakistan is a nuclear power and has the second-highest nominal GDP in South Asia, the literacy rate is only 58 percent; more than 21 percent of the population lives below the international poverty line (US $1.25 per day).
  • South Asia | region, Asia | Britannica

    www.britannica.com/place/South-Asia Other articles where South Asia is discussed: 20th-century international relations: South Asia: The British faced a similar problem on a much larger scale in India, whose population included 250,000,000 Hindus, 90,000,000 Muslims, and 60,000,000 distributed among various ethnic and religious minorities. Between the wars Mohandas Gandhi
  • South Asia - Wikitravel

    wikitravel.org/en/South_Asia South Asia comprises those countries lying between the Himalaya range and the Indian Ocean (north to south) and between the Ganga and Indus river valleys (east to west): mainly, Nepal, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Bhutan, India, Afghanistan, Maldives, and Pakistan. The Indian Ocean shoreline is divided between the Arabian Sea (in the west) and the Bay of Bengal (in the east).
  • South Asia - Simple English Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    simple.wikipedia.org/wiki/South_Asia South Asia (or Southern Asia) is the southern part of the continent of Asia.It is also known as Indian subcontinent. There are 8 countries in this region. It is surrounded by (clockwise) West Asia, Central Asia, Eastern Asia, Southeastern Asia and the Indian Ocean. Major countries in this part of the world are as follows: . Afghanistan
  • South Asia – The Diplomat

    thediplomat.com/regions/south-asia India’s female labor force participation is the lowest in South Asia. July 31, 2020 India’s New Education Policy: Streams Merge Into a River ...
  • South Asia – Travel guide at Wikivoyage

    en.wikivoyage.org/wiki/South_Asia South Asia, also known as the Indian Subcontinent (or "the Subcontinent"), is a triangular landmass bordered by the Himalayas in the north, the Indian Ocean in the south, and the Ganges and Indus river valleys in east and west. Home to 1.75 billion people, South Asia has the world's tallest mountains, and is the origin of some of the world's oldest civilizations and the wellspring of Hinduism ...
  • South Asia – Asia Times

    asiatimes.com/south-asia Category: South Asia. India stamps its authority over crown jewel state. by Sumit Sharma July 30, 2020 July 30, 2020. It’s never easy being a jewel in the crown, and the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir has proved to be no exception. Medieval Mughal Emperor Jahangir once described it as a paradise on earth. More recently, Prime Minister ...
  • South Asia - latest news, breaking stories and comment ...

    www.independent.co.uk/topic/SouthAsia A distinct bias of "boy preference" can be found in countries extending from North Africa and West Asia to South Asia, including India, and East Asia, including China.
  • Southeast Asia - Wikipedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Southeast_Asia Southeast Asia or Southeastern Asia is the southeastern region of Asia, consisting of the regions that are geographically south of China, east of the Indian subcontinent and north-west of Australia. Southeast Asia is bordered to the north by East Asia, to the west by South Asia and the Bay of Bengal, to the east by Oceania and the Pacific Ocean, and to the south by Australia and the Indian Ocean.