5,000 year old civilization 352 language spoken – 1,652 dialects 18 official languages 29 states, 5 union territories 3.28 million sq. kilometers – Area 7,516 kilometers – Coastline 1,000,000,000 people in 2000
Parliamentary form of government Secular democratic constitution Worlds largest democracy 4th largest economy Fastest growing IT super power Indian Railway – the biggest employer in theworld
Ramayan MahabharatThe First Indian Epic Longest Epic InWorld Literature
Independence Day – 15th August 1947 Republic Day – 26th January 1950
Who is the co-founder of Sun Microsystems?Mr. Vinod Khosla Who is the creator of Pentium Chip?Mr. Vinod Dham Who is the founder and creator of Hotmail?Mr. Shabbir Bhatia(later sold to Microsoft) Who is the President of T-Bell Labs?Mr. Arun Netravalli
Who is the GM of Hewlett Packard?Mr. Rajiv Gupta Who is the new MTD(Microsoft TestingDirector) for Windows?Mr. Sanjiv Tejwrika Who are the Chief Executives ofCitibank, Mckensay and Standard Charted?Mr. Victor Manazes, Mr. Rajat Gupta andMr.Rana Talwar.
There are 3.22 millions of Indians in USA(1.5%of its population), yet….. 38% of doctors in USA are Indians 12% of scientists in USA are Indians 36% of NASA scientists are Indians 34% Microsoft employees are Indians 28% IBM employees are Indians 17% INTEL scientists are Indians 13% Xerox employees are Indians