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Real pioneer in terms of technologies, Bangalore is nicknamed the "Silicon Valley of India". It is the capital city of the State of Karnataka and a very popular destination with expatriates due to the number of opportunities it offers.

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The largest country in Southeast Asia and second only to China in population, India lures travellers with its astounding diversity and colourful customs. Steeped in history and home to some of the world’s renowned artistic and architectural heritage, India is a constant discovery.

If you wish to work in India you will need to obtain a valid work visa. Work visas are specially designed for foreigners who wish to join a company in India or start a business or even work for an NGO. Those hoping to work in the country are required to complete an online visa application and take the printout of the online filled in application and required travel documents to their nearest embassy.

India is one of the developed countries with fast developing economy and diverse job opportunities. People who wish to come and work in India find the open labour market welcoming. For those who wish to explore India and can adapt to the culture and lifestyle of the country, working there can be a great opportunity. There are several major cities, including Mumbai, Kolkata, New Delhi, Bangalore and Pondicherry, that host expatriate communities.

New Delhi is officially the national capital of India. One of the most progressive cities with a positive growth rate, Delhi has been attracting foreign professionals, investors and several leading international and multinational companies over the years. Being the country’s federal capital, the city hosts important institutions like the parliament, the Supreme Court, as well as other government authorities.

Mumbai is the capital city of the State of Maharashtra and is India's wealthiest city. It is also the world’s fourth most densely populated city with a population of around 20.5 million. Known as the commercial and entertainment capital of India, this mega city has been a popular destination for foreign nationals to work in Mumbai.

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Best Places To See Wildlife in India

3 years ago

The diversity in India does not merely extend to its people and the culture of the land but is also aptly represented in the wildlife that can be found within the country. With 89 national parks and over 400 wildlife sanctuaries, India is home to some of the rarest species of the animal kingdom. To truly experience the wildlife within the country, you can visit any of the following destinations: 1. Kaziranga National Park: Listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site, the Kaziranga National Park is home to spectacular species such as the famed one-horned rhinoceros, Asiatic elephants and the Royal Bengal Tiger. The park is located in Assam and is 430 sq. kms of unencumbered nature at its very best. 2. Periyar National Park: Located right in the middle of the scenic Periyar Lake in Kerala, the Periyar National Park is a slice of wildlife lovers heaven. The park will provide you an opportunity to view tigers, barking deers, elephants and Sambars. 3. Kanha National Park: One of the largest national parks in the country with a coverage area of nearly 2000 sq. kms, the Kanha National Park in Madhya Pradesh is a highly proactive national park and one of the most respected facilities within the country. The park is constantly looking to protect and preserve its animals with many conservations schemes developed for this purpose. This is because you can find many noble and rare animals here such as the tiger, leopard, python, chital and porcupine. 4. Sunderbans National Park: It is the largest estuarine forest in West Bengal and more importantly, it is also the home of the Royal Bengal Tiger. The Sunderbans are a legendary and renowned wildlife destination and houses over 50 species of reptiles, nearly 60 species of mammals and over 250 species of birds. You are sure to walk away from the national park with more than one memorable encounter. 5. Gir National Park: The Gir National Park in Gujarat is the premier destination one must consider if you want to personally be in the presence of the king of the jungle. The largest reserve for Asiatic Lions within the country, the park is unique and makes it on the essential list of any wildlife enthusiast.

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From North Carolina to Bangalore

4 years ago

Re-located for 1 year from NC, USA, to Bangalore, India for my job. My experiences are documented here, as a visitor to India for the first time, coming from "the southeast" region of the United States.

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5 years ago

Tales of working and traveling in India through the eyes of a young woman from a small coastal town in New Zealand.

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