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It could pay for a micro-irrigation programme to bring water to thousands of farmers over two years; pay for new rural roads seven times over; electricity projects five times over; restore 300 medieval forts in Maharashtra.
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Chicago, 7th Nov (IANS): In a 2008 interview with Barack Obama, two weeks before he was elected Americas President, I had asked him why a democracy over 200 years old was fixated over issues like its "first black president.
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New Delhi, 4th Nov (IANS): He hosts the hugely popular "Turban Tadka" and "Desh da Swad" TV shows, owns two restaurant brands that he has franchised across four locations in the country, incorporates ayurvedic concepts into his recipes and has authored two books.
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International migration refers to the movement of people across borders caused by various economic, social and environmental factors as well as forced displacement on account of conflicts, violence and natural disasters.
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The much touted $46 billion, 3,000-km-long China Pakistan Economic Corridor (CPEC) links Gwadar port in the troubled state of Balochistan to China's restive autonomous region of Xinjiang.
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