The Times of India has a long interview with 85-year-old Monkombu Sambasivan Swaminathan, one of the lead engineers behind India's Green Revolution. The Times asks Swaminathan, "It's 63 years since India became independent. But we are still fighting for freedom from hunger and poverty. Is this a battle we might never win?"
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