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Analysis: Even today, dependents still outnumber independents

  • Debnath Guharoy

    Roy Morgan Research

| Tue, August 16 2011 | 07:00 am
Analysis: Even today, dependents still outnumber independents

Wednesday is Indonesia’s Independence day. Monday was India’s. Only two days and two years set the two countries apart. Writing from New Delhi this week, I can’t help thinking about the similarities between these two countries, tied together by a myriad of strands. The similarity between the two anniversaries is coincidental. But the real similarities between these ancient Asian cultures don...