India and the UK: A unique and vital partnership


By the Rt Hon Mark Field MP, Minister of State for the Foreign and Commonwealth Office I would like to extend my warmest wishes to the people of India and the British Indian community in the United Kingdom on the occasion of India’s Independence Day. Over these past seven decades, India is rightly praised to have become a global powerhouse. A modern, diverse and vibrant democracy with the world’s fastest growing major economy. This is an incredible achievement, given the upheaval of Partition and the sheer scale of India’s geography, religious and linguistic diversity. We should never forget the past…

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