India is named after the Indus River, almost 90% of which runs through Pakistan, their long time rival. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nam…
The Aryan (the group who conquered the Indus River Valley civilization, which was the most advanced civilization of it's time) word for war has nothing to do with nationalism or pride or glory, it simply means "a desire for more cows". ancient.eu.com/Aryan/
The exact location of the town named after Alexander the Great's horse, founded in May 326 BC, is unknown but it is known to be on the Hydaspes (Jhelum River), east of the Indus River in modern day India and Pakistan en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ale…
That there are dolphins in the Ganga and Indus rivers in India en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sou…
The plain fed by the Indus and Ganges rivers is less than a tenth of the size of the USA, but is home to one seventh of the entire world population. en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Ind…
Due to overdrawing Colorado River has only reached the ocean once since 1998 kpbs.org/news/2018/feb/19…
The suffix "-stan" means "place of" in Farsi and Urdu. hotword.dictionary.com/af…

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