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The headlong rush towards urbanization together with skyrocketing technological advances is reshaping the world. How then can India use these defining transformations of the 21st century to reimagine the future?

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The agriculture sector continues to be important for India’s overall development, the welfare of its rural poor, and to the country’s food security.

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India's roads, rail, and waterways require major expansion and improvement to support economic growth and reduce poverty.

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India’s Education for All program – Sarva Shiksha Abhiyan (SSA) - caters to some 200 million children living in over a million habitations across the country, making it one of the largest elementary education programs in ...

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