"By any measure, India has been one of the world's great growth stories over the past two decades. Hundreds of millions have been lifted out of poverty, the entrepreneurial genius of India's business community has been unleashed, and the country has attained a level of influence in the global economy not seen in centuries. At the same time, India always seems to disappoint. Though the ranks of the middle class are swelling, India is still home to more of the world's destitute than anywhere else — 445 million people, a third of the population."
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