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Agartala, India

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Agra, India

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Ahmedabad, India

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Aizwal, India

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Ajmer, India

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Aligarh, India

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Allahbad, India

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Amravati, India

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Amritsar, India

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Aurangabad, India

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Bangalore, India

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Belgaum, India

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Bhagalpur, India

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Bhopal, India

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Bhubaneswar, India

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Bilaspur, India

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Chandigarh, India

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Chennai, India

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Coimbatore, India

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Dahod, India

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Dehradoon, India

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Devanagere, India

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Dharamsala, India

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Faridabad, India

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Gandhinagar, India

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Gangtok, India

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Guwhati, India

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Gwalior, India

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Hubli, India

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Imphal, India

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Indore, India

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Jabalpur, India

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Jaipur, India

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Jalandhar, India

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Jammu, India

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Jhansi, India

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Kakinada, India

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Kalyan Dombivili, India

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Kanpur, India

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Karimnagar, India

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Karnal, India

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Kochi, India

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Kohima, India

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Kota, India

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Lucknow, India

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Ludhiana , India

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Madurai, India

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Mangalore, India

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Muzaffarpur, India

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Nagpur, India

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Namchi, India

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Nashik, India

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Naya Raipur, India

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New Delhi Municipal Council, India

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New Town Kolkatta, India

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Panaji, India

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Pasighat, India

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Patna, India

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Pimpri Chinchwad, India

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Port Blair, India

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Puducherry, India

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Pune, India

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Raipur, India

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Rajkot, India

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Ranchi, India

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Rourkela, India

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Sagar, India

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Salem, India

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Satna, India

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Shimla, India

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Shimoga, India

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Solapur, India

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Srinagar, India

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Surat, India

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Thane, India

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Thanjavur, India

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Thiruvananthapuram, India

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Thoothukoodi, India

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Tiruchirapalli, India

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Tirunelveli, India

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Tirupati, India

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Tiruppur, India

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Tumkur, India

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Udaipur, India

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Ujjain, India

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Vadodra, India

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Varanasi, India

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Vellore, India

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Vishakhapatnam, India

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Anyang, South Korea

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Daejeon, South Korea

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Jeju, South Korea

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Seoul, South Korea

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Songdo, South Korea

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Tirana, Albania

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Buenos Aires, Argentina

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Blacktown, Australia

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Fremantle, Australia

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Sydney, Australia

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Graz, Austria

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Antwerp, Belgium

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Ghent, Belgium

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Curitiba, Brazil

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Porto Alegre, Brazil

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Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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Burgas, Bulgaria

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Montreal, Canada

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Toronto, Canada

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Beijing, China

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Cixi, China

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Hangzhou, China

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Hong Kong, China

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Shanghai, China

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Shenzhen, China

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Tianjin, China

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Bogotá, Colombia

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Medellín, Colombia

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Pilsen, Czech Republic

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Prague, Czech Republic

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Aarhus, Denmark

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Copenhagen, Denmark

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Espoo, Finland

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Helsinki, Finland

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Oulu, Finland

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Tampere, Finland

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Turku, Finland

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Vantaa, Finland

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Bordeaux, France

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Montpellier, France

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Paris, France

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Cologne, Germany

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Hamburg, Germany

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Leipzig, Germany

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Mannheim, Germany

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Miskolc, Hungary

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Reykjavík, Iceland

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Bandung, Indonesia

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Cork, Ireland

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Dublin, Ireland

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Tel Aviv, Israel

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Florence, Italy

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Milan, Italy

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Salerno, Italy

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Montego Bay, Jamaica

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Kitakyushu, Japan

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Toyota, Japan

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Yokohama, Japan

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Lamu, Kenya

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Cyberjaya, Malaysia

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Valletta, Malta

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Guadalajara, Mexico

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Maputo, Mozambique

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Ameland, The Netherlands

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Amsterdam, the Netherlands

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Eindhoven, The Netherlands

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Rotterdam, The Netherlands

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The Hague, The Netherlands

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Tilburg, The Netherlands

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Masaya, Nicaragua

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Stavanger, Norway

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Lima, Peru

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Warsaw, Poland

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Guimarães, Portugal

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Lisbon, Portugal

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Porto, Portugal

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Suceava, Romania

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Moscow, Russia

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Singapore, Republic of Singapore

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Bloemfontein, South Africa

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Stellenbosch, South Africa

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Barcelona, Spain

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Sabadell, Spain

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Santander, Spain

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Zaragoza, Spain

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Gothenburg, Sweden

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Stockholm, Sweden

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Lugano, Switzerland

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Taipei, Taiwan

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Istanbul, Turkey

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Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates

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Coventry, United Kingdom

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Glasgow, Scotland

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London, United Kingdom

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Manchester, United Kingdom

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Nottingham, United Kingdom

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Atlanta, United States of America

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San Francisco, United States of America

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Chicago, United States of America

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Kauai island, United States of America

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New York, United States

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Philadelphia, United States of America

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Pittsburgh, United States of America

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Santa Clara, United States of America

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Seattle, United States

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Montevideo, Uruguay

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Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States. The city is situated on an isthmus between Puget Sound (an inlet of the Pacific Ocean) and Lake Washington, about 100 miles (160 km) south of the Canada–United States border.

With an estimated 713,700 residents as of 2017, Seattle is the largest city in both the state of Washington and the Pacific Northwest region of North America. The larger metropolitan area around Seattle had a population of 3,733,580 in 2010.

Seoul, the capital city of South Korea, is the world’s second largest metropolitan area by population. As a rising global city, it is home to more than half of South Koreans and 632,000 international residents. Seoul boasts five UNESCO World Heritage Sites as well as numerous shopping centers and cultural attractions which draw a lot of international tourists.

Shangha is located in the Yangtze River Delta, it sits on the south edge of the estuary of the Yangtze in the middle portion of the East China coast. It is one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of China and the most populous city in the world, with a population of more than 24 million as of 2017. 

Shenzhen is a major coastal city in Guangdong Province, China. It forms part of the Pearl River Delta megalopolis. The city is located immediately north of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and holds sub-provincial administrative status, with powers slightly less than a province.

Shimla is a beautiful city among Himalayas and capital of the state of Himachal Pradesh. The city was spotted as a tiny agglomeration of hamlets inhabited by 16000 persons more than 130 years back. As the time passed by, it grew in importance on account of its salubrious climate and surrounding beautiful natural landscape till it became the capital city of Himachal Pradesh.

Shimoga, officially renamed as Shivamogga, is a city and the district headquarters of Shimoga District in the central part of the state of Karnataka, India. The city lies on the banks of the Tunga River. Being the gateway for the hilly region of the Western Ghats, the city is popularly nicknamed as "Gateway of Malnad".

The city is 569 m above sea level and is surrounded by lush green paddy fields, arecanut and coconut groves.

Singapore is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia. Singapore's territory consists of one main island along with 62 other islets. Since independence, extensive land reclamation has increased its total size by 23% (130 square kilometres or 50 square miles). The population of Singapore is diverse, the result of considerable past immigration. Chinese predominate, making up some three-fourths of the total. Malays are the next largest ethnic group, and Indians the third.

SOLAPUR is one of the important district of Maharashtra State of India. It is located in the southern part of Maharshtra.

Songdo International Business District (Songdo IBD) is a new smart city or "ubiquitous city" built from scratch on 600 hectares (1,500 acres) of reclaimed land along Incheon's waterfront, 65 kilometres (40 mi) southwest of Seoul, South Korea and connected to Incheon International Airport by a 12.3-kilometre (7.6 mi) reinforced concrete highway bridge, called Incheon Bridge. Along with Yeongjong and Cheongna, it is part of the Incheon Free Economic Zone.

Srinagar is the largest city and the summer capital of the Indian state of Jammu and Kashmir. It lies in the Kashmir Valley on the banks of the Jhelum River, a tributary of the Indus, and Dal and Anchar lakes. The city is famous for its natural beauty, gardens, waterfronts and houseboats. It is also known for traditional Kashmiri handicrafts and dried fruits. It is the northernmost city of India with over 1 million people.

Stavanger is a city and municipality in Norway. It is the third largest city (population 132,729 in 2017) and metropolitan area[3] in Norway (through conurbation with neighbouring Sandnes) and the administrative centre of Rogaland County.

Stavanger is a University City and home to a number of institutions of higher education and research.

Stellenbosch is a town in the Western Cape province of South Africa, situated about 50 kilometres (31 miles) east of Cape Town, along the banks of the Eerste River at the foot of the Stellenbosch Mountain. It has a population of 155,733.

Stellenbosch has its own municipality (incorporating the neighbouring towns of Pniel and Franschhoek), adjoining the metropolitan area of the City of Cape Town.

Stellenbosch is known for it's restored Cape Dutch architecture dating from the 18th and 19th centuries and for its streets lined with majestic oaks.

Stockholm is the capital of Sweden and the most populous city in the Nordic countries 949,761 people live in the municipality, approximately 1.5 million in the urban area, and 2.3 million in the metropolitan area.

Stockholm is the cultural, media, political, and economic centre of Sweden. The Stockholm region alone accounts for over a third of the country's GDP.

Suceava is the largest city and the seat of Suceava County, in the historical region of Bukovina, situated in north-eastern Romania. It is a significant economic urban centre of the Romanian Nord-Est development region. The city has an estimated population of 116,404 people (2016) and a larger metropolitan population of 176,016.

Surat is a city in the Indian state of Gujarat. A port city, Surat is one of the most important places in the state of Gujarat. It used to be a large seaport and is now a center for diamond cutting and polishing. The city has a very vibrant economy. It is hub to the diamond and textile industry. According to an estimate, Surat accounts for 90% of the world’s total rough diamond cutting and polishing.

Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania. It is located on Australia's east coast. By June 2016 Sydney's estimated population was 5,029,768.

University of Sydney is Australia's first university and is regarded as one of the world's leading universities. More than 50,000 international students study at the city's universities and a further 50,000 study at its vocational and English language schools.

Taipei is the capital and a special municipality of Taiwan (officially known as the Republic of China, "ROC"). Sitting at the northern tip of the island, Taipei City is an enclave of the municipality of New Taipei City.

The city proper is home to an estimated population of 2,7 million (2015), forming the core part of the Taipei–Keelung metropolitan area which includes the nearby cities of New Taipei and Keelung with a population of 7 million. Roughly one-third of Taiwanese citizens live in the metro district.

Tampere is a city in Pirkanmaa, southern Finland.

Tampere is dubbed the "Manchester of Finland" for its industrial past

The area is strong in mechanical engineering and automation, information and communication technologies, and health and biotechnology, as well as pulp and paper industry education.

Tel Aviv is a major city in Israel, located on the country's Mediterranean coastline. It is the financial center and the technology hub of Israel, with a population of 438,818, making it Israel's second-largest city.

Thane, colloquially called Thana, is a metropolitan city in India. Thane city coincides entirely with Thane taluka, one of the seven talukas of Thane district; also, it is the headquarter of the namesake district. With a population of 1,841,488 distributed over a land area of about 147 square kilometres Thane city is the 16th most populated city in India.

Thanjavur, formerly Tanjore, is a city in the south Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Thanjavur is an important center of South Indian religion, art, and architecture. Its many temples include the 11th-century Brihadeeswarar Temple, a vast Chola dynasty–era complex with a frescoed interior, which are UNESCO World Heritage Monuments too. The foremost among these, the Brihadeeswara Temple, is located in the centre of the city. Thanjavur is also home to Tanjore painting, a painting style unique to the region.

The Hague is a city on the western coast of the Netherlands and the capital of the province of South Holland. With a metropolitan population of more than 1 million, it is the third-largest city in the Netherlands, after Amsterdam and Rotterdam. The Rotterdam-The Hague Metropolitan Area has a population of approximately 2.7 million.

Thiruvananthapuram (also known as Trivandrum and The Prince of Arabian Sea) is the capital and the largest city of the Indian state of Kerala. Thiruvananthapuram is a major Information Technology hub in India, and contributes 55% of Kerala's software exports as of 2015.

Thoothukudi, also known as Tuticorin, is a port city and a municipal corporation and an industrial city in Thoothukudi district in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. The city lies in the Coromandel Coast of Bay of Bengal.

Tianjin, formerly known in English as Tientsin, is a metropolis in northern coastal Mainland China and one of the four national central cities of the country, with a total population of 15,469,500, and is also the world's 6th-most populous city proper. It is governed as one of the four direct-controlled municipalities of the PRC and is thus under direct administration of the central government. Tianjin borders Hebei Province and Beijing Municipality, bounded to the east by the Bohai Gulf portion of the Yellow Sea.

Tilburg is a city in the Netherlands, in the southern province of North Brabant. With a population of 214,157 (April 30, 2017)

Tilburg University is located in Tilburg, as are Avans University of Applied Sciences and Fontys University of Applied Sciences.

The economy was concentrated on wool industry for centuries, however, since the 1960s, Tilburg has made more progress in having different kinds of industries. The town’s main industries are now food processing, printing, and the manufacture of paper, chemicals, and metals.

Tirana is the capital and most populous city of the Republic of Albania. The population of Tirana Municipality was 862,361 in 2017.

Tiruchirappalli also called Tiruchi or Trichy, is a major tier II city in the Indian state of Tamil Nadu and the administrative headquarters of Tiruchirappalli District.

Tirunelveli also known as Nellai and historically (during British rule) as Tinnevelly, is a major city in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Tirunelveli an ancient city is about 2000 years old and is a town of hoary tradition. Thamirabarani River flows here gives pride to the city. Tirunelveli is the capital of Tirunelveli District.

Tirupati is a city in Chittoor district of the Indian state of Andhra Pradesh. It is a municipal corporation and the headquarters of Tirupati (urban) mandal, and of the Tirupati revenue division.

Tiruppur or Tirupur is a city in the Kongu Nadu region of the Indian state of Tamil Nadu. Tiruppur is a major textile and knit wear hub contributing to 90% of total cotton knit wear exports from India. The textile industry provides employment to over six lakh people and contributed to exports worth 200 billion (US$3.1 billion) in 2014-15. Tiruppur is also known as the knitwear capital of India.

Toronto is the capital of the Canadian province of Ontario. It is located within the Golden Horseshoe in Southern Ontario on the northern shore of Lake Ontario. With 2,731,571 residents in 2016, it is the largest city in Canada by population. In 2016 the Toronto census metropolitan area had a population of 5,928,040.

Toyota is a city in Aichi Prefecture, Japan. As of May 2015, the city had an estimated population of 420,076. It is located about 35 minutes from Nagoya by way of the Meitetsu Toyota Line.

Several of Toyota Motor Corporation's manufacturing plants, including the Tsutsumi plant, are located here. The longstanding ties between the Toyota Motor Corporation and the town of Toyota-shi, formerly known as Koromo, gave the town its current name.

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Tumkur (officially renamed as Tumakuru) is the district headquarters of Tumkur district. It is one of the industrial cities located in the state of Karnataka. Since 28 August 2010, Tumkur has been accorded the status of a City Corporation. Tumkur plays host for India's first mega food park which is a project of the ministry of food processing. The India Food Park was inaugurated by Prime Minister Narendra Modi in September 2014.

Turku is a city on the southwest coast of Finland at the mouth of the Aura River, in the region of Southwest Finland. The population of Turku was 187,564 (2016), making it the sixth largest city in Finland. There were 318,168 inhabitants living in the Turku sub-region, ranking it as the third largest urban area in Finland after the Greater Helsinki area and Tampere sub-region.

Udaipur is famous around the world as the City Of Lakes or the Venice of The East. Pichola, Fateh Sagar, Udai Sagar and Swaroop Sagar lakes in this city are considered some of the most beautiful in the state. Udaipur is located in the southern part of Rajasthan state, just near to the Gujarat border. It is surrounded by Aravali Range, which separates it from Thar Desert. It is around 655 km from Delhi and approximately 800 km from Mumbai, placed almost in the middle of two major Indian metro cities.

Ujjain, the ancient city, situated on the banks of River Kshipra in Madhya Pradesh is known for its holy and sacred identity due to presence of the age old deity Lord Mahakaleshwar and the Simhasta Kumbh Mela. It was once the seat of ancient kingdom of Vikramaditya and is situated at a unique geographical location from where tropic of cancer passes.

Vadodara (formerly known as Baroda) is the third-largest city in the Western Indian state of Gujarat, after Ahmedabad and Surat.

Valletta is the capital city of Malta. The historical city has a population of 6,444 (as of March 2014), while the metropolitan area around it has a population of 393,938.

Valletta to an extent is a City-State with pressures of high density and a commuting population. Valletta encapsulates a diverse ensemble of heritage assets both tangible and intangible which reflect its intense European history.  In the post-war period it saw the migration of inhabitants and policies have been devised to curb the high vacancy rates and attract new residents. 

Vantaa is a city and municipality in Finland. It is part of the inner core of the Finnish Capital Region along with Helsinki, Espoo, and Kauniainen. With a population of 221,821 (31 August 2017), Vantaa is the fourth most populated city of Finland.

The largest airport in Finland, and the main airport and airline hub of Greater Helsinki, the Helsinki Airport, is located in Vantaa. The city also hosts a science center, Heureka.

Varanasi also known as Benares, Banaras or Kashi is a city on the banks of the Ganges in the Uttar Pradesh state of North India dating to the 11th century B.C. Regarded as the spiritual capital of India, the city draws Hindu pilgrims who bathe in the Ganges River’s sacred waters and perform funeral rites. Along the city's winding streets are some 2,000 temples, including Kashi Vishwanath, the “Golden Temple,” dedicated to the Hindu god Shiva.

Vellore is part of Tondaimandalam (Tondai Nadu), a city and the administrative headquarters of Vellore District in the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu.

Vellore City is the home of two of India's top ten educational institutions, Christian Medical College & Hospital and VIT University. It is also a major centre for medical tourism in India.

Visakhapatnam (locally known also Vaishakhapuram or Vizag) is the financial capital and largest metropolis in the state of Andhra Pradesh and seventh largest in India. Visakhapatnam is one of the 100 fastest growing cities in the world, which has a GDP of $43.5 billion.  Renowned for its tourists spots, industrial growth, sea trade, Vizag is the commercial capital of coastal Andhra Prdesh. Vizag Steel Plant has been the front runner for Vizag to achieve the industrial heights that it has and continues to be so.

Warsaw is the capital and largest city of Poland. Warsaw is one of Europe’s most dynamic metropolitan cities. The metropolis stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland and its population is officially estimated at 1.760 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 3.101 million residents.

Warsaw is a major international tourist destination and a significant cultural, political and economic hub.

Yokohama is the second largest city in Japan by population (3,732,616), after Tokyo, and the most populous municipality of Japan. It is the capital city of Kanagawa Prefecture. It lies on Tokyo Bay, south of Tokyo, in the Kantō region of the main island of Honshu.

It is a major commercial hub of the Greater Tokyo Area.

The city has a strong economic base, especially in the shipping, biotechnology, and semiconductor industries. Nissan moved its headquarters to Yokohama from Chūō, Tokyo in 2010.

Zaragoza, also called Saragossa in English, is the capital city of the Zaragoza province and of the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. In 2010 the population of the city of Zaragoza was 701,090.

The city is famous for its folklore, local gastronomy, and landmarks.