What is the capital of India?
|Full Country Name||Republic of India|
|Local - Long||Republic of India/Bharatiya Ganarajya|
|Local - Short||India/Bharat|
|Etymology- history of name||the English name derives from the Indus River; the Indian name "Bharat" may derive from the "Bharatas" tribe mentioned in the Vedas of the second millennium B.C.; the name is also associated with Emperor Bharata, the legendary conqueror of all of India|
|Government Type||federal parliamentary republic|
|Capital Name||New Delhi|
|Capital - geographic coordinate||28 36 N, 77 12 E|
|Capital Time Difference||UTC+5.5 (10.5 hours ahead of Washington, DC, during Standard Time)|
|Independence||15 August 1947 (from the UK)|
|National Holiday||Republic Day, 26 January (1950)|
|Constitution||previous 1935 (preindependence); latest draft completed 4 November 1949, adopted 26 November 1949, effective 26 January 1950; amended many times, last in 2015|
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