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  It’s easy to misinterpret India. These five trends shed light on the country’s domestic realities, underscoring India’s internal tensions between continuity and change.

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    Useful stats. The challenge is balancing the budget while increasing the capacity. Factor in long term commitment if the state were to hire more.There are certain departments where productivity can be increased and certain tasks outsourced. Though India leads in providing IT services to the world, govt departments are way behind.

    But recruiting for Military is always a challenge. Dept of Defense needs to provide competing pay and challenging opportunity to attract top talent.

    Well, may be for starters how about making sure more people pay taxes for the services they enjoy. Divert that extra amount collected to short term and long term solution.
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