The report projected that India would leapfrog to the third place by 2050 in the ranking of world's largest economies, just behind China and the US, with a share of 6.8% in global GDP.
It was argued that India was previously not one country at all, but a thoroughly divided land mass. It was the British empire, so the claim goes, that welded India into a nation. Winston Churchill even remarked that before the British came, there was no Indian nation. “India is a geographical term.
The World Weighs In. As you might expect, there's a variety of opinions on how safe India is for travelers. The 2021 Global Peace Index ranks the country 135th out of 163 countries, noting India's high level of militarization, nuclear capabilities and internal squabbles.
The 15-member ICJ, or World Court, is the principal judicial organ of the United Nations, seated at The Hague in the Netherlands.