India: Translators Wanted

English is no longer India's default business language, and companies ranging from Nokia to Google must reach consumers who speak 18 languages

What's the big advantage that India has over China? That's easy: It's India's more than 200 million English-speaking workers. But English-language skills in India only go so far. The world's largest democracy has 18 official spoken languages and 52 dialects, including Bhojpuri and Pahari.

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