The big question: should the UK cut aid to India? ~ The Financial Times

25th November 2010, by James Lamont

Sixty years after granting independence to India, the UK is weighing whether India is a worthy recipient of its aid programme. But is it right to cross India, a country of 1.2bn people, off the aid list? According to the Oxford Poverty and Human Development Initiative, more people live in poverty in eight Indian states than in 26 of sub-Saharan Africa’s poorest countries. Read more