Drought Puts Focus on a Side of India Left Out of Progress

Outlet: The New York Times

September 4, 2009

Pipri Village, India — Two very different recent scenes from India: At a power breakfast in New Delhi for many of the country’s corporate leaders and top economic officials, Finance Minister Pranab Mukherjee declared that India had “weathered the storm” of the global economic crisis and was witnessing “green shoots” in industry and services that signaled a return to more rapid growth by next year…

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