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Gurgaon
GURGAON (officially known as GURUGRAM) is a city in the Indian state of Haryana
Haryana
and is part of the National Capital Region of India
India
. It is 32 kilometres (20 mi) southwest of New Delhi
New Delhi
and 268 km (167 mi) south of Chandigarh
Chandigarh
, the state capital. As of 2011 , Gurugram had a population of 876,824. Witnessing rapid urbanisation, Gurugram has become a leading financial and industrial hub with the third-highest per capita income in India. The city's economic growth story started when the leading Indian automobile manufacturer Maruti Suzuki India Limited established a manufacturing plant in Gurugram in the 1970s. Today, Gurugram has local offices for more than 250 Fortune 500 companies
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Gurgaon District
GURUGRAM (GURGAON) DISTRICT is one of the 21 districts of Haryana state in northern India
India
. Gurugram
Gurugram
(Gurgaon) city is the administrative headquarters of the district. The population is 1,660,289 which includes revenue tehsils which are now part of Mewat district. It is one of the southern districts of Haryana. On its north, it is bounded by the district of Jhajjar and the Union Territory of Delhi. Faridabad district lies to its east. On its south, lie the districts of Palwal and Mewat. To its west lies Rewari district . CONTENTS * 1 Geography * 2 Divisions * 3 Industries * 4 Demographics * 5 References * 6 External links GEOGRAPHYThis district contains many small hill ranges which are part of the Aravali and Mangar Bani ranges. DIVISIONSThe district is divided into 3 sub-divisions: Gurgaon
Gurgaon
North, Gurgaon South and Pataudi, which are further divided into five revenue tehsils , namely, Gurgaon
Gurgaon
, Sohna , Pataudi , Farukh Nagar , Manesar . It also comprises four rural development blocks, Pataudi , Sohna , Gurgaon
Gurgaon
and Farrukhnagar . There are 4 Haryana
Haryana
Vidhan Sabha constituencies located in this district: Pataudi, Badshahpur, Gurgaon
Gurgaon
and Sohna
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Garhgaon
GARGAON (Pron:/gɑ:ˈgɑ̃ʊ/) was the capital of the Ahom kingdom for many years. It was built by the Ahom king Suklenmung (Gargoyaan Rojaa) in 1540. It lies 13 km east of present-day Sivasagar town. The palace structures were made of wood and stones. In 1747 Pramatta Singha , son of Rudra Singha
Rudra Singha
, constructed the brick wall of about 5 km in length surrounding the Gargaon Palace and the masonry gate leading to it. The old palace was destroyed and the present seven-storied palace was rebuilt around 1752 by Rajeswar Singha ( Suremphaa , 1751-1769). CONTENTS* 1 Description * 1.1 _Solang ghar_ * 1.2 The palace ground * 2 Photo gallery * 3 See also * 4 References DESCRIPTIONDuring the expedition of Mir Jumla in 1662, he was accompanied by a writer named Shihabuddin who wrote a detailed account of the expedition and gave a very full description of the people and the country. About the capital he wrote, "The city of Gargaon has four gates of stone set in mud, from each of which to the Raja's palace, for a distance of three _kos_, an extremely strong, high and wide embankment (al) has been constructed for the passage of men. Around the city, in the place of wall, there is an encompassing bamboo plantation running continuously, two _kos_ or more in width" ... "In short the city of Gargaon appeared to us to be circular, wide and an aggregation of villages
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Talk
TALK may refer to: * Conversation , interactive communication between two or more people * Speech , the production of a spoken language * Interaction , face to face conversations * Compulsive talking , beyond the bounds of what is considered to be a socially acceptable amount of talking * Communication , the encoding and decoding of exchanged messages between peopleCONTENTS * 1 Software * 2 Books * 3 Film and TV * 4 Music * 4.1 Albums * 4.2 Songs SOFTWARE * Google Talk , a Windows- and web-based instant messaging program * talk (software) , a Unix messaging program * AppleTalk , an early networking protocol designed by Apple for their Macintosh computersBOOKS * _Talk_ (play) , a play by Carl Hancock Rux * _Talk_ (magazine) , an American magazineFILM AND TV * _Talk_ (film) , a 1994 Australian film * Talk show , a broadcast program format * Talk radio , a radio formatMUSIC * Talk Talk , a British rock group active from 1981 to 1991ALBUMS * _Talk_ (Yes album) , 1994 * _Talk_ (Paul Kelly album) , 1981SONGS * "Talk" (Coldplay song) * "Talk" (DJ Snake song) * "Talk", by Kreesha Turner on the album _Passion _ * "Talk", by Tracy Bonham on the album _ The Liverpool Sessions _ * "Talk", by M.I.A
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City
A CITY is a large and permanent human settlement . CITIES generally have extensive systems for housing , transportation , sanitation , utilities , land use , and communication . Their density facilitates interaction between people and businesses, sometimes benefiting both parties in the process. Historically citydwellers have been a small proportion of humanity overall, but today, following two centuries of unprecedented and rapid urbanization , half of the world population is said to live in cities. Present-day cities usually form the core of larger metropolitan areas and urban areas , creating numerous commuters traveling towards city centers for employment, entertainment, and edification. The most populated city proper is Shanghai while the largest metropolitan areas also include the Greater Tokyo Area and Jabodetabek ( Jakarta ). The cities of Faiyum , Damascus , and Varanasi are among those laying claim to longest continual inhabitation
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Haryana
HARYANA (IPA: ) is one of the 29 states in India , situated in North India . It was carved out of the former state of East Punjab on 1 November 1966 on a linguistic basis. It stands 21st in terms of its area, which is spread about 44,212 km2 (17,070 sq mi). As of 2011 census of India , the state is eighteenth largest by population with 25,353,081 inhabitants. The city of Chandigarh is its capital while the National Capital Region city of Faridabad is the most populous city of the state and the city of Gurugram is financial hub of NCR with major Fortune 500 companies located in it. Haryana is one of the wealthiest states of India and has the third highest per capita income in the country at ₹119,158 (US$1,900) in the year 2012–13 and ₹132,089 (US$2,100) in the year 2013–14, The state is one of the most economically developed regions in South Asia, and its agricultural and manufacturing industries have experienced sustained growth since the 1970s. Since 2000, the state has emerged as the largest recipient of investment per capita in India. It is bordered by Punjab and Himachal Pradesh to the north, and by Rajasthan to the west and south. The river Yamuna defines its eastern border with Uttar Pradesh
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Geographic Coordinate System
A GEOGRAPHIC COORDINATE SYSTEM is a coordinate system used in geography that enables every location on Earth to be specified by a set of numbers, letters or symbols. The coordinates are often chosen such that one of the numbers represents a vertical position , and two or three of the numbers represent a horizontal position . A common choice of coordinates is latitude , longitude and elevation . To specify a location on a two-dimensional map requires a map projection
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List Of Sovereign States
This LIST OF SOVEREIGN STATES provides an overview of sovereign states around the world , with information on their status and recognition of their sovereignty . Membership within the United Nations
United Nations
system divides the 206 listed states into three categories: 193 member states , two observer states , and 11 other states. The _sovereignty dispute_ column indicates states whose sovereignty is undisputed (190 states) and states whose sovereignty is disputed (16 states, out of which there are 6 member states, 1 observer state and 9 other states). Compiling a list such as this can be a difficult and controversial process, as there is no definition that is binding on all the members of the community of nations concerning the criteria for statehood . For more information on the criteria used to determine the contents of this list, please see the _criteria for inclusion _ section below. The list is intended to include entities that have been recognized to have _de facto_ status as sovereign states, and inclusion should not be seen as an endorsement of any specific claim to statehood in legal terms
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India
INDIA, officially the REPUBLIC OF INDIA (_Bhārat Gaṇarājya_), is a country in South Asia . It is the seventh-largest country by area, the second-most populous country (with over 1.2 billion people ), and the most populous democracy in the world. It is bounded by the Indian Ocean on the south, the Arabian Sea on the southwest, and the Bay of Bengal on the southeast. It shares land borders with Pakistan to the west; China , Nepal , and Bhutan to the northeast; and Myanmar (Burma) and Bangladesh to the east. In the Indian Ocean, India is in the vicinity of Sri Lanka and the Maldives . India's Andaman and Nicobar Islands share a maritime border with Thailand and Indonesia . The Indian subcontinent was home to the urban Indus Valley Civilisation of the 3rd millennium BCE. In the following millennium, the oldest scriptures associated with Hinduism began to be composed. Social stratification, based on caste , emerged in the first millennium BCE, and Buddhism and Jainism arose. Early political consolidations took place under the Maurya and Gupta empires ; the later peninsular Middle Kingdoms influenced cultures as far as southeast Asia
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States And Union Territories Of India
India is a federal union comprising twenty-nine states and seven union territories . The states and union territories are further subdivided into districts and further into smaller administrative divisions
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District
A DISTRICT is a type of administrative division that, in some countries, is managed by local government . Across the world, areas known as "districts" vary greatly in size, spanning entire regions or counties , several municipalities , subdivisions of municipalities, school district , or political district . CONTENTS* 1 By country * 1.1 Afghanistan * 1.2 Australia * 1.3 Austria * 1.3.1 Vienna * 1.4 Azerbaijan * 1.5 Bangladesh * 1.6 Belgium * 1.7 Bhutan * 1.8 Bosnia and Herzegovina * 1.8.1 Brčko District * 1.9 Brazil * 1.10 Canada * 1.10.1 Alberta * 1.10.2 British Columbia * 1.10.3 New Brunswick * 1.10.4 Ontario * 1.10.5 Northwest Territories * 1.10.6 Quebec * 1.11 People\'s Republic of China * 1.12 Republic of China * 1.13 Colombia * 1.14 Czech Republic * 1.15 France * 1.16 Germany * 1.17 Hong Kong * 1.18 Hungary * 1.19 India * 1.19.1 District revenue administration in A.P
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Mayor
In many countries, a MAYOR (/ˈmɛər/ or /ˈmeɪər/ , from the Latin
Latin
_maior_ , meaning "bigger") is the highest-ranking official in a municipal government such as that of a city or a town . Worldwide, there is a wide variance in local laws and customs regarding the powers and responsibilities of a mayor as well as the means by which a mayor is elected or otherwise mandated. Depending on the system chosen, a mayor may be the chief executive officer of the municipal government, may simply chair a multi-member governing body with little or no independent power, or may play a solely ceremonial role. Options for selection of a mayor include direct election by the public, or selection by an elected governing council or board
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Member Of The Legislative Assembly (India)
A Member of Legislative Assembly (MLA) is a representative elected by the voters of an electoral district (constituency) to the Legislature of a State in the Indian system of government . Each state has between seven and nine MLAs for every Member of Parliament (MP) that it has in the Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
. There are also Members in two unicameral legislatures in Union Territories
Union Territories
: the Delhi Legislative Assembly and Puducherry Legislative Assembly . CONTENTS * 1 State legislature * 2 Qualification * 3 Term * 4 Powers * 5 MLA party memberships on 01 August 2017 * 6 Presiding officers * 7 See also * 8 References STATE LEGISLATUREIn states where there are two houses there is a Legislative Council and a Legislative Assembly. In such a case, the Legislative Council
Legislative Council
is the Upper House, while Legislative Assembly is the Lower House of the State Legislature. The Governor shall not be a member of the Legislature
Legislature
or Parliament; shall not hold any office of profit, shall be entitled to emoluments and allowances. (Article 158 of Indian constitution). The Legislative Assembly consists of not more than 500 members and not less than 60. The biggest state like Uttar Pradesh
Uttar Pradesh
has 403 members in its Assembly
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Lok Sabha
Coordinates : 28°37′3″N 77°12′30″E / 28.61750°N 77.20833°E / 28.61750; 77.20833 Lok Sabha House of the People 16th Lok Sabha Emblem of India TYPE TYPE Lower house of the Parliament of India TERM LIMITS 5 years LEADERSHIP SPEAKER Sumitra Mahajan , BJP Since 6 June 2014 DEPUTY SPEAKER M. Thambidurai , AIADMK Since 13 August 2014 LEADER OF THE HOUSE Narendra Modi , BJP Since 26 May 2014 LEADER OF THE OPPOSITION Vacant, as none of the opposition parties has more than 10% of the seats
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Gurgaon (Lok Sabha Constituency)
GURGAON LOK SABHA CONSTITUENCY (Hindi : गुड़गांव लोकसभा निर्वाचन क्षेत्र) is one of the 10 Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
(parliamentary) constituencies in Haryana state in northern India
India
. This constituency was in existence from 1952-77. It came into existence again in 2008 as a part of the implementation of the recommendations of the Delimitation Commission of India
India
constituted in 2002. This constituency was created by merging five assembly segments of erstwhile Mahendragarh constituency with four assembly segments of erstwhile Faridabad
Faridabad
constituency. CONTENTS * 1 Assembly segments * 2 Members of Parliament * 3 Election Results * 4 See also * 5 Notes ASSEMBLY SEGMENTSAt present, Gurgaon
Gurgaon
Lok Sabha
Lok Sabha
constituency comprises nine Vidhan Sabha (legislative assembly) constituencies
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Vidhan Sabha
EXECUTIVE : * President * Vice President * Prime Minister * Union Council of Ministers * Cabinet Secretary of India * Civil Services of India -------------------------PARLIAMENT : * Rajya Sabha * Lok Sabha * The Chairman * The Speaker -------------------------JUDICIARY : * Supreme Court of India * Chief Justice of India * High Courts * District Courts Elections ELECTION COMMISSION : * Chief Election Commissioner Political parties * National parties * State parties -------------------------NATIONAL COALITIONS: * National Democratic Alliance (NDA) * United Progressive Alliance (UPA) State Govt. and Local Govt
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