Afghan influx in Pak shows migration pact row is absurd

Recently, acknowledging the scale of global displacement, the majority of UN member states adopted a global compact for migration.

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Indira Gandhi’s Emergency was one denial of even the rituals of democracy.


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Patralekha Chatterjee focuses on development issues in India and emerging economies. She can be reached at
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Vandana Shiva trained as a physicist prior to dedicating her life to the protection of India's biodiversity and food security. She is the author of numerous books and the recipient of numerous awards.
The writer, an author and former diplomat, is a member of the JD(U).