South Asia

South Asia, also known as the Indian Subcontinent, is a triangular landmass bordered by the in the north, the Indian Ocean in the south, and the Ganges and Indus river valleys in east and west.

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, a cosmopolitan metropolis, earlier known as Bombay, is the largest city in and the capital of the state .

is 's capital and seat of government. It forms the National Capital Territory of , rather than being part of a state.

is the capital of and one of the largest urban agglomerations in .

, now known officially as Bengaluru, is the capital of the state of .


is the largest country in the and shares borders with to the northwest, and to the north, to the northeast, and and to the east.

The Islamic Republic of is in and is the world's 34th largest country by size.

is a landlocked country in the in , bordering and the autonomous region of .

The People's Republic of is a nation in , on the edge of the Indian subcontinent.

, formerly known as Ceylon, is in .

is a small country in the between and .

The are an archipelago of 1,192 coral islands grouped into 26 coral atolls in the .

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French: Asie du Sud, German: Südasien, Italian: Asia del Sud, Portuguese: Sul da Ásia, Spanish: Asia del Sur
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