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Siddhartha Kumar

Siddhartha Kumar

    India - lack of toilets a breeding ground for disease and death
    India - lack of toilets a breeding ground for disease and death
    Billions of rupees has been spent over decades on India's sanitation programmes, yet half of the country's population still battles disease and a...
    India, China prepare to compete in Africa
    India, China prepare to compete in Africa
    India has joined the race with China for Africa's abundant hydrocarbons and natural resources while offering to empower the 53-nation continent...
    The year Indian firms went global
    The year Indian firms went global
    After more than a decade of economic liberalisation, 2006 marked the emergence of India Inc as a worldwide financial player, as domestic companies...
    Political reform falters in Egypt
    Political reform falters in Egypt
    As the year draws to a close, prospects for constitutional reform remain "bleak" in the view of Egypt's fragmented opposition, who continue to...