The Republic of the Maldives (the official name for the Maldive Islands) is located off the southern coast of Asia. It is in the Indian Ocean and lies southwest of India. More »

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Maldives is located just north of the equator in the Indian Ocean near the Arabian Sea. It is southwest of India and lies between Minicoy Island and the Chagos archipelago. More »

The Maldives is a double chain of 1,195 small islands and atolls in the Indian Ocean, located 250 miles southwest of India's most southern tip. As of 2014, the Maldives is the smallest country in Asia based on population... More »

The Maldives is a double chain of 1,195 small islands and atolls in the Indian Ocean, located 250 miles southwest of India's most southern tip. As of 2014, the Maldives is the smallest country in Asia based on population... More »

India is a country in South Asia and is located on the Indian subcontinent, the southerly region of Asia that constitutes the core lands of Pakistan, Bangladesh and India. It is situated on the Indian plate, which was pa... More »

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Indochina, which has been referred to in the past as French Indochina, is a region of Southeast Asia made up of Vietnam, Laos and Cambodia. The reason why this term is applied to this group of countries is because they w... More »

South Asia is often referred to as a subcontinent because the countries that form South Asia are considered to be part of a large, self-contained landmass within a larger continent. The South Asian subcontinent is also c... More »