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India's economy: a story of success, failure, hope

PM Narendra Modi has taken bold steps to move India forward from its chequered past

India is on an infrastructure- building spree - which had stalled during the previous government, but which has now resumed.

ON THE eve of India's independence from Britain 70 years ago, The Times of India reported "frenzied enthusiasm" and "wild scenes of jubilation" across the land. But despite the triumph of having overthrown colonial rule, the country was in a dire state. It had just been split into two nations -

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