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"He Must Demonstrate Democracy Isn't A Cloak For Pursuing US Goals"

The importance of Obama's win, areas his administration is likely to focus on and what it will mean for US-India relations.

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Author of the highly-acclaimed book The Idea of India, Sunil Khilnani is currently director of the South Asia Studies Program at the Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies in Washington. In an interview with Ashish Kumar Sen, Khilnani discusses the importance of Obama's win, areas his administration is likely to focus on and what it will mean for US-India relations.

What is the significance of Obama's victory—for America and the world?

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