Yes it is. In the not so old days the entire region was known as Indian subcontinent which was part of the larger continent of Asia. But it' is now fashionably known as South Asia. South Asia comprises India,Pakistan, Nepal, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Sri Lanka and Maldives.
Similarly, is India is Southeast Asia?
Southeast Asia consists of eleven countries that reach from eastern India to China, and is generally divided into “mainland” and “island” zones. The mainland (Burma, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, and Vietnam) is actually an extension of the Asian continent.
Where is India geographically located?
India is located in south Asia and is bordered by other countries like Pakistan in the west, China and Nepal in the north to north eastern part, Bhutan in the north east and Burma in the west.
What are the main regions of the world?
- East Asia and Pacific.
- Europe and Central Asia.
- Latin America & Caribbean.
- Middle East and North Africa.
- South Asia.
- The World Region.