British left India in small kingdoms and left India as a poor nation having exploited the natural resources. Every country including ours took over 150 years to recover. It took India years to merge these Kingdoms, occupying Portugal left India in 1960. India lacks natural resources now, it will take time to overcome poverty, but they are on the right track
The ones that come here from there have no major distractions like mtv, drugs, gangs, stupid music genres, and parents who don't work too much or are distracted themselves. That's why they are able to educate themselves much better, and seem much smarter.
you'll never cease propagating lies and disinformation ; propaganda will ya eh d.a.
you tell us, how would the average Indian citizen be able to "fix their squalid country"?
the 'mobility' of people across socio-economic class differs dramatically from culture to culture (and is much slower than popular myth both in England and America) for some odd reason French-Canadians and Indian sub-continentals show the slowest to near zero mobility (caste system for the Indians .... as for the French Canadians my first guess would be bad attitude)
when i read Asian Indians, I think of the Amerindians
Asiatic immigrants to the Western Hemisphere that overwhelmed indigenous "Europeans", if you could call them that ....in the Ice Age(s) polar cultures developed along the circumfrence of the sheet, continental isolation of gene pools wasn't so clear cut
but history to the politically correct is like pearls before a pig