Saturday, October 21, 2017

INDIA SOUTH ASIA AT 60

** FILE** Muslim refugees sit on the roof of an overcrowded coach of a train trying to flee India near New Delhi , in this Sept. 19, 1947 file photo. About 5 million Muslims migrated from India to Pakistan after India gained its independence on Aug. 15. Sixty years ago this month, India and Pakistan won their Independence, now Pakistan, no stranger to domestic turmoil, is embroiled in an increasingly violent struggle between Islamic extremists and moderates, where as India is racing to become an economic powerhouse, lightning growth has transformed the country and fueled a consumer boom. (AP Photo/FILE)

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